Top5x3+1 Albums of 2012

Here’s a list of the best albums of 2012 as selected by Τσαρούχι Soundsystem’s DJs :

convoitise:

  • Metronomy – The English Riviera Remixes [Electronica – UK]
  • Photek – KU-PALM [Electronica – UK]
  • Dan Le Sac – Space Between The Words [Hip Hop, Rock, Other – UK]
  • Hot Chip – In Our Heads [Electro, Indie – UK]
  • Phon.O – Black Boulder [Electronica – DE]

Epimenides:

  1. Simian Mobile Disco – A Form Of Change EP [Oct. 2012]
  2. Two Fingers – Stunt Rhythms [Oct. 2012]
  3. Wax Tailor – Dusty Rainbow from the Dark [Sept. 2012]
  4. Dr. John – Locked Down [April 2012]
  5. Kid Koala – 12 Bit Blues [Sept. 2012]

Noisy Fly:

  • Black Sun Empire- From The Shadows [Sept. 2012]
  • Dj Hazard – FabricLive 65 [Sept. 2012]
  • High Contrast – The Agony & The Ecstasy [Febr. 2012]
  • Camo & Krooked – Between The Lines [March 2012]
  • Maya Jane Coles – DJ Kicks [April 2012]

Album of the year:
High Contrast – The Agony & The Ecstasy
the agony &amp the ecsatsyDrum and Bass, Breaks – Hospital Records – February 2012

bonus Top5 by lid. J:

  • Diplo – Express Yourself [House, Electro]
  • Mr. Oizo – Stade 3 [House, Techno, Electro]
  • Major Lazer – Get Free [Electronic, Pop]
  • Blonde Do Role – Kilo [Electronic, Reagge]
  • Machinedrum – SXLND [House, Electro]

Rest of the best:
Faithless – Passing The Baton (Live From Brixton) [Electro – conv], Beach House – Bloom [Indie Pop – conv], Chemical Brothers – Don’t Think (Live at Fuji Rock) [Big Beat – conv], Simian Mobile Disco – Unpatterns [Electro, Techno – lid], Grimes – Visions [Pop – conv], Dreadsquad – The Riddim Machine [Reagge – conv], Boys Noize – Out Of The Black [Electro – lid], Chromatics – Kill For Love [Pop/Rock – conv], Photek – DJ Kicks [Electronica – conv], Switch & Erol Alkan – A Sydney Jook EP [Electro – lid], Balthazar – Rats [Pop/Rock – conv], Alt-J – An Awesome Wave [Indie – conv], UNKLE – UNKLE Sounds EP [Alternative – lid], John Talabot – ƒin [Electronica – conv]

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