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The A.V. Club:

http://www.avclub.com/article/15-best-albums-2015-228932

9-Courtney Barnett

 

All Music Guide (not ranked):

http://www.allmusic.com/year-in-review/2015/allmusic-best-of-2015

Bjork

Courtney Barnett

Cecile McLorin Salvant

 

American Songwriter:

http://americansongwriter.com/2015/11/american-songwriters-top-50-albums-2015-presented-daddario/

3-Jason Isbell

4-Courtney Barnett

6-John Moreland

19-Patty Griffin

20-Josh Ritter

22-Andrew Combs

50-Kristin Diable

 

Aquarium Drunkard (not ranked)

http://www.aquariumdrunkard.com/2015/12/16/aquarium-drunkard-2015-year-in-review/

Courtney Barnett

 

Baeble Music

http://www.baeblemusic.com/musicblog/12-4-2015/baebles-top-10-albums-of-2015.html

10. Neon Indian

 

Billboard (not ranked):

http://www.billboard.com/photos/6792633/best-albums-of-2015?i=580644

Courtney Barnett

Jason Isbell

 

The Boombox:

http://theboombox.com/20-best-hip-hop-albums-of-2015/

5. Scarface

10. Joey Bada$$

 

Boston Globe:

2. Courtney Barnett (James ReedŐs list)

4. Jason Isbell (Sarah RodmanŐs list)

 

Chicago Tribune: (not ranked)

http://www.chicagotribune.com/entertainment/music/kot/sc-best-pop-rock-albums-2015-ent-1202-20151203-column.html

Courtney Barnett

Van Hunt

 

Complex:

http://www.complex.com/music/best-albums-of-2015/

26-Courtney Barnett

37-Bjork

44-Neon Indian

 

Consequence of Sound:

http://consequenceofsound.net/2015/12/top-50-albums-of-2015/

16-Bjork

17-Windhand

18-The Districts

20-Lady Lamb

39-Courtney Barnett

46-Fidlar

 

Crave:

http://www.craveonline.com/music/926983-20-best-albums-2015#/slide/1

2-Clutch

15-Jason Isbell

19-Courtney Barnett

 

The Daily Beast:

http://www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2015/12/14/the-best-music-albums-of-2015-kendrick-lamar-hamilton-and-more.html

Courtney Barnett (honorable mention)

 

Decibel:

http://www.brooklynvegan.com/archives/2015/11/decibels_top_40_3.html

1-Horrendous

2-Tribulation

3-Paradise Lost

5-Lucifer

20-Cattle Decapitation

24-Intronaut

25-Napalm Death

26-Hate Eternal

27-Uncle Acid & The Deadbeats

28-Myrkur

29-With The Dead

32-Swallow The Sun

36-Cult Leader

 

Denver Post:

http://www.denverpost.com/entertainment/ci_29169656/best-albums-2015-voted-by-our-experts-landslide

2-Courtney Barnett

 

Diffuser.fm:

http://diffuser.fm/the-50-best-albums-of-2015/

10. Jason Isbell

12. Courtney Barnett

14. Bjork

28. Faith No More

31. Mew

33. Fidlar

38. Wavves

 

Entertainment Weekly:

http://www.ew.com/gallery/best-albums-2015

6. Courtney Barnett

36. Jason Isbell

39. Bjork

 

Entertainment Weekly (Best Country Albums)

http://www.ew.com/article/2015/12/17/best-2015-years-best-country-albums

3-Jason Isbell

6-John Moreland

 

Esquire (not ranked)

http://www.esquire.co.uk/culture/music/9192/best-albums-of-20/

Bop English

The Very Best

 

Exclaim:

http://exclaim.ca/music/article/exclaims_top_20_pop_rock_albums_part_two-best_of_2015

2-Courtney Barnett

6-Bjork

 

Flavorwire (not ranked)

http://flavorwire.com/552218/flavorwires-20-favorite-albums-of-2015

Bjork

Courtney Barnett

 

Gorilla vs. Bear:

http://www.gorillavsbear.net/gorilla-vs-bears-albums-of-2015/

17-Bop English

35-Neon Indian

 

The Guardian (best country albums)

http://www.theguardian.com/music/2015/dec/17/best-country-music-albums-of-the-year-2015?CMP=share_btn_fb

2-Turnpike Troubadours

4-Leigh Nash

7-Sam Outlaw

8-Jason Isbell

10-Andrew Combs

 

KCRW:

http://www.kcrw.com/best-of-2015

3. Courtney Barnett

 

L.A. Times

http://www.latimes.com/entertainment/music/la-ca-ms-best-pop-music-wood-20151213-story.html

5. Cecile McLorin Salvant

 

The Line Of Best Fit (Not Ranked)

http://www.thelineofbestfit.com/features/listomania/the-50-best-albums-of-2015

Bjork

Courtney Barnett

Ezra Furman

Mercury Rev

Neon Indian

 

Loudwire:

http://loudwire.com/20-best-rock-albums-2015

(Best Rock Albums)

5. Faith No More

6. Clutch

8. Royal Thunder

12. Graveyard

20. Papa Roach

 

(Best Metal Albums)

3. Tribulation

4. Amorphis

5. Enslaved

6. Between The Buried And Me

8. Queensryche

9. Paradise Lost

10. Intronaut

12. Cattle Decapitation

15. Napalm Death

17. Cradle Of Filth

 

Magnet Magazine:

http://www.magnetmagazine.com/category/best-of-2015/

22. Bjork

24. Jason Isbell

 

Mashable:

http://mashable.com/2015/12/15/best-albums-2015/#ZgMqtnEM5kqL

20. Bjork

16. Courtney Barnett

 

Metal Hammer:

http://metalhammer.teamrock.com/features/2015-12-10/the-metal-hammer-critics-poll-the-albums-of-2015

2. Faith No More

3. Clutch

5. Paradise Lost

6. Tribulation

11. Slayer

13. Napalm Death

20. Grave Pleasures

21. Between The Buried & Me

24. Soulfly

27. Enslaved

28. Cattle Decapitation

29. Shape Of Despair

35. Nightwish

38. Graveyard

39. Royal Thunder

40. Thy Art Is Murder

41. Myrkur

42. Cancer Bats

44. Kylesa

47. Goatsnake

48. Hate Eternal

49. Lucifer

 

Metal Sucks:

http://www.metalsucks.net/2015/12/01/dave-musteins-top-fifteen-metal-albums-2015/

15. Rivers Of Nihil

14. The Great Tyrant

9. Intronaut

 

Newsday:

http://www.newsday.com/entertainment/music/best-albums-of-2015-1.10156232

8. Courtney Barnett

13. Bjork

 

New York Times:

http://www.nytimes.com/2015/12/13/arts/music/best-albums-of-2015.html?_r=0

5- Bjork (Jon Pareles)

5-Kelsea Ballerini (Jon Caramanica)

 

Newsweek:

http://www.newsweek.com/top-20-albums-2015-403307

2. Courtney Barnett

10. Lady Lamb

 

NME:

http://www.nme.com/photos/nme-s-albums-of-the-year-2015/394320

22-Courtney Barnett

25-Bjork

45-The Cribs

 

NPR (not in order):

http://www.npr.org/2015/12/07/458447213/npr-musics-50-favorite-albums-of-2015

Cecile McLorin Salvant

Courtney Barnett

Jason Isbell         

Patty Griffin

Sam Lee & Friends

 

Noisey:

http://noisey.vice.com/blog/50-best-albums-of-2015

36-Courtney Barnett

38-Bjork

 

OkayPlayer:

http://www.okayplayer.com/news/okayplayer-best-albums-of-2015.html/12

5. Joey Bada$$

 

Paste:

http://www.pastemagazine.com/articles/2015/12/the-50-best-albums-of-2015.html?a=1

3-Courtney Barnett

18-Jason Isbell

25-The Lone Bellow

 

Pitchfork:

http://pitchfork.com/features/staff-lists/9764-the-50-best-albums-of-2015/

9-Courtney Barnett

15-Bjork

35-Neon Indian

 

Popmatters:

2-Courtney Barnett

8-Jason Isbell

21-Bjork

24-John Moreland

32-Josh Ritter

33-Between the Buried And Me

63-Heems

75-Ruby Amanfu

 

Pretty Much Amazing:

http://prettymuchamazing.com/features/best-albums-2015

7. Courtney Barnett

12. Bjork

15. Neon Indian

45. Jason Isbell

 

 

 

Q Magazine:

http://www.qthemusic.com/12994/revealed-qs-top-50-albums-of-2015/

6. Courtney Barnett

30. Ezra Furman

 

The Quietus

http://thequietus.com/articles/19350-best-albums-2015

19-Sunn O)))

50-Bjork

67-Melechesh

 

Rolling Stone:

http://www.rollingstone.com/music/lists/50-best-albums-of-2015-20151201

6-Courtney Barnett

7-Jason Isbell

42-Bjork

 

Slant Magazine:

http://www.slantmagazine.com/features/article/the-25-best-albums-of-2015

2. Courtney Barnett

19. Bjork

 

Spin:

http://www.spin.com/featured/the-50-best-albums-of-2015/

2-Courtney Barnett

28-Bjork

 

Stereogum:

http://www.stereogum.com/1845609/the-50-best-albums-of-2015/franchises/2015-in-review/

6-Courtney Barnett

24-Tribulation

31-Jason Isbell

34-Horrendous

38-Bjork

 

Time:

http://time.com/4131352/top-10-albums/

7-Courtney Barnett

 

Time Out

http://www.timeout.com/newyork/music/best-albums-of-2015

2. Bjork

 

Wall Street Journal (not ranked):

http://www.wsj.com/articles/the-best-music-of-2015-a-banner-year-for-crooners-1450401940

Bjork

Courtney Barnett

Ghostpoet

The Lone Bellow