Favorite Releases of 2019

It’s that time of year again! Time to reflect on the great music released this year! I chose to call this my favorite releases because a) best of is relative and b) not all of these are albums. We have some ep’s and 7″ records that make up my favorite releases of this year. So let’s go!

Honorable mentions:
Refused – War Music
Shin Guard – 2020
As Cities Burn – Scream Through The Walls
Palamino – Palamino
Parkway & Columbia – Wanderer
Reveries / Chalk Hands / Okänt – split ep
Starflyer 59 – Young In My Head
High and Dry – Headroom
Two Hands One Engine – Janice
True Blossom – Heater
Nanami Ozone – NO
Flash the Ready – Circles
Maker of the Bear – Clarity
Thrice – Deeper Wells EP
Korn – The Nothing
Slick Shoes – Broadcasting

30. Crossed Keys – Savior

https://crossedkeys.bandcamp.com/album/saviors
Punk

29. Circle Back – Terminus

https://circlebackhc.bandcamp.com/
Hardcore

28. Spoken In Tongues – The Nail That Sticks Up Will Be Hammered Down

https://spokenintongues.bandcamp.com/releases
Punk/Indie Rock

27. Jimmy Eat World – Surviving

Emo/Alternative

26. Spotlights – Love & Decay

https://spotlights.bandcamp.com/album/love-decay
Hard Rock/Space Rock

25. Norma Jean – All Hail

Metalcore

24. Zao – Decoding The Transmissions From The Möbius Strip

https://officialzao.bandcamp.com/album/decoding-transmissions-from-the-m-bius-strip
Metal

23. Unwed Sailor – Heavy Age

https://unwedsailor.bandcamp.com/album/heavy-age
Post Rock

22. Jay Som – Anak Ko

https://jaysom.bandcamp.com/album/anak-ko
Indie Rock/Singer Songwriter

21. Stranger Kings – Blue LP

https://store.northernrecords.com/album/blue
Shoegaze

20. Radar State – Strays

https://radarstate.bandcamp.com/album/strays
Rock and Roll

19. Queen Of Jeans – If You’re Not Afraid, I’m Not Afraid

https://queenofjeans.bandcamp.com/album/if-youre-not-afraid-im-not-afraid
Indie Rock

18. Field Mouse – Meaning

https://fieldmouse.bandcamp.com/
Indie Rock/Shoegaze

17. Mineral – One Day When We Are Young

https://mineralofficial.bandcamp.com/
Emo

16. The Get Up Kids- Problems

https://thegetupkids.bandcamp.com/album/problems
Emo

15. Surprises – Natural Disaster

https://surprises.bandcamp.com/album/natural-disaster-2
Indie Rock

14. Leem Of Earth – Chapter EP’s

Shoegaze

13. Defeater – Defeater

https://defeaterband.bandcamp.com/album/defeater
Hardcore

12. The Darling Fire – Dark Celebration

https://thedarlingfire.bandcamp.com/album/dark-celebration
Emo/Indie Rock

11. Charly Bliss – Young Enough

https://charlybliss.bandcamp.com/album/young-enough
Indie Rock

10. Copeland – Blushing

R&B

9. I, The Mountain – Saga

https://ithemountainuk.bandcamp.com/releases
Metalcore

8. The Menzingers – Hello Exile

https://themenzingers.bandcamp.com/album/hello-exile
Punk

7. Cursive – Get Fixed

https://cursive.bandcamp.com/album/get-fixed
Emo/Indie Rock

6. Oso Oso – Basking In The Glow

https://osoosoband.bandcamp.com/album/basking-in-the-glow
Emo

5. Pedro The Lion – Phoenix

https://pedrothelion.bandcamp.com/album/phoenix
Emo/Indie Rock

4. Comrades – For We Are Not Yet, We Are Only Becoming

Post Metal/Post Rock

3. Cave In – Final Transmission

https://cavein.bandcamp.com/album/final-transmission
Space Rock

2. American Football – LP3

https://americanfootball.bandcamp.com/album/american-football-lp3
Emo

1. Brutus – Nest

https://wearebrutus.bandcamp.com/album/nest
Post Metal

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