My Favorite Albums of 2020

Dang, I really did not post a lot on here this past year. Luckily, I have some new things in the release pipe coming up for next year. Here's to 2021 being productive! But to make up for the lack of things, here is a very long list of all of the albums I listened to this past year that I enjoyed (not including my own stuff, of course). And there were WAY more than I have listened to in past years. So let's dive in.

Ono- Red Summer



Horse Lords- The Common Task



Claire Rousay- a heavenly touch



Nnamdi- Brat



Wendy Eisenberg- Auto



Cages- A World in Song



Form Hunter- S/T



Clipping- Visions of Bodies Being Burned



Moor Mother/Billy Woods- Brass



Dan of Earth- Equivocator



Jobs- Endless Birthdays



June of 44- Revisionist: Adaptations & Future Histories In The Time Of Love And Survival



Dave Phillips- Post Homo Sapiaens



Skin Graft/John Wiese- Accesible World



Cloning- Walking in Silt



Prants- Axon Ladder



Speaker Music- Black Nationalist Sonic Weaponry



Ahlzagailzeguh- Ex-Life



Andrew Weathers Ensemble- The Thousand Birds in the Earth, the Thousand Birds in the Sky



Howard Stelzer - Invariably Falling Forward, Into the Thickets of Closure



Llano Discs- Plays Wind Tide



Victoria Shen- Hair Birth



Olivia Block/Sarah Hennies- Yarn/Wire Currents, vol. 6



Siavash Amini- A Memesis of Nothing



Asha Sheshadri- No Longer a Soundtrack



Phasing- Lapis Lazuli



Soul Glo- Songs to Yeet at the Sun



Nicholas Elert- Infinity Gate



Joe Hassick- Skin Walker



Armand Hammer- Shrines



Strangled Cop- Merciless



Twig Harper- External Boundless Prison/in 4 Parts EP



Wretched Worst- Undressed by Fleas



Moth Cock- Mystics and Statistics



Sunk Heaven- Apex Plummet



Pillbug Junction- Murder in the Zoo



Neural Goldberg- Flash Fouls



Deathroes- Inhuman Comedy



Fiona Apple- Fetch the Bolt Cutters



Judith Hamann- Music for Cello and Humming



JPEGMAFIA- EP!



Irreversible Entanglements- Who sent you?



Lorenz York Duo- Four Suits



Matmos- The Consuming Flame: Open Exercises in Group Form



Plague Walker- Para Mis Enemigos



Luer- Glass House



Scratchy Blanket- Something for Everyone



Boy Dirt Car- Venice Beach



Will Guthrie- Nist Nah



Regional Headbutting Technique- No Signal



Apologist- Dirt Road



Amanda Schoofs- Intimate Addictions



Moor Mother- Circuit City



Crank Sturgeon/Matt Luczak- Split



Apaixonar- Artesenato



Andrea Pensado- Vocal Studies #8



Soup Moat- Be Brave, Run Away



Pavda with Amanda Schoofs- Sound Poems



Louis Bock- Abyss: For Cello



Dewa Alit & Gamelan Salukat- Genetic



Divorce Butcher- Debaucherous Burtheries



Mira Martin-Gray- Stick Control for the Air Dummer



Wasteland Jazz Unit- Strayed from Relief Statures



Sarah Hennies- Foragers



Alice Kemp- Songs in the Key of NO



Josh Landes- Provincial Electronics



BAND- Placeholder Name



Limbs Bin/Diagram A- Totaled



Slit Throats- Doberman Loyalty



Andrew Weathers/David Menstres- LB_146



R Falknor/Moth Bucket- Split



Xiphoid Dimentia- Prison of Hope



Andrew Weathers- Recordings With Guitar



Jeff Carey- Index[off]



Wendy Eisenberg- Dehiscence (2020)



Schneider Collaborations- Schneider/Corder



Courtis Posset- Balanceo Y Vaiven



Roman Candle- S/T



Anglewings Marmalade- Angel Hair 7”



More Eaze/Claire Rousay- if I don't let myself be happy now then when?



Beauty Work- Liquid Sugar



Jim Haynes- Incomplete



Rosso Polare- Lettre Animali



Jon Mueller- A Presence Held



Feedback Queen- Anti-Music Brigade



Black Quantum Futurism- Black Communal Time Rising



V/A- GRHN



Special Interest- The Passion Of



Names- Et Tu & The Warning



Justin Von Strasburg- 20200406105420JPG (GRASS AND SIDEWALK)



Whisker- Straight From the Bottle



Daniel Menche- Smoke



V/A- VII



Bromp Treb- Stasis



Claire Rousay- it was always worth it



The Modern Folk & Andrew Weathers - Five Remote Duos



Soliday- Plastics



Mute Duo- Lapse in Passage



Territorial Gobbing- Gut me and Pull the Lunchbox Out



Ka Baird/Muyassar Kurdi- Voice Games



Andrew Weathers- The Land Ethic, Second Autumn 2020



Kingston Family Singers- Second Grand Ashlar



C Vadi- Geology Volume 1



Straight Panic- Anthropobscenity



tampertamper- continue to



Perlesvaus- Those Things Below with Those Above



Shedding- Flocking 19



The End, I love you!- Beautiful Heart Ripped Out of a Farmhouse



Dream Crusher- Another Country



Shame- I Don’t Like You



21/Borisov- Halo of Dust



Whether- Heir Bud



Z’ev/DeWaard/Nyland- S/T



The Smudge- Foundry



Daniel Ditlevson- Impression Send



Sam Moss- Shapes



Warren Enström- Acoustics



V/A- Hold Music



David B. Collins- Asivak



Telechrome- Figure and Ground



PCRV/Chefkirk- Split



Tasting Menu- Mueller Tunnel
Schneider Collaborations- Schneider/(Z)erpent



Paul Hoskin/Cody Yantis- Georgetown Archive



Xexyz- Leutogi



Rebecca Lee/Marie Thompson- A + B



Tanner Menard- san francisco: an audiophony in four movements