Best Albums of 2017 (First Quarter)

20 records you should hear from the first three months of this new year. Let me know which ones I missed.

50 Song Memoir, The Magnetic Fields

A Crow Looked at Me, Mount Eerie

Drunk, Thundercat

Flying Microtonal Banana, King Gizzard & the Lizard Wizard

Hang, Foxygen

Hot Thoughts, Spoon

I See You, The xx

Life Without Sound, Cloud Nothings

Little Fictions, Elbow

Near to the Wild Heart of Life, Japandroids

Not Even Happiness, Julie Byrne

Oczy Mlody, The Flaming Lips

Prisoner, Ryan Adams

Process, Sampha

Reflection, Brian Eno

Semper Femina, Laura Marling

Spirit, Depeche Mode

The Courtneys II, The Courtneys

The French Press, Rolling Blackouts Coastal Fever

World Eater, Blanck Mass