Feb 292016
 

Release date order:

  1. Built To Spill – Perfect From Now On (January 28)
  2. Laika – Sounds Of The Satellites (February 24)
  3. Doldrums – Acupuncture (February 24)
  4. Hash Jar Tempo – Well Oiled (March 17)
  5. Radiohead – OK Computer (May 21)
  6. Subarachnoid Space – Almost Invisible (July 22)
  7. Godspeed You! Black Emperor – F♯A♯∞ (August 14)
  8. Mogwai – Young Team (October 27)
  9. Low – Songs for a Dead Pilot (November 20)
  10. 16 Horsepower – Low Estate (?)

Others:

  • Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds – The Boatman’s Call (March 2)
  • Yo La Tengo – I Can Hear the Heart Beating as One (April 22)
  • Spiritualized – Ladies And Gentlemen We Are Floating In Space (May 7)
  • Geraldine Fibbers – Butch (July 1)
  • Portishead – Portishead (September 29)
  • Robert Wyatt – Shleep (September 29)
  • Loreena McKennitt – The Book Of Secrets (September 30)
  • Junior Kimbrough – Most Things Haven’t Worked Out (?)(BLUES)

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Feb 292016
 

Release date order:

  1. Burzum – Filosofem (January 1)(BM)
  2. Tortoise – Millions Now Living Will Never Die (January 30)
  3. Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds – Murder Ballads (February 2)
  4. 16 Horsepower – Sackcloth ‘n’ Ashes (February 6)
  5. Cul De Sac – China Gate (May 21)
  6. Low – The Curtain Hits The Cast (August 13)
  7. Church – Magician Among The Spirits (August 19)
  8. Dirty Three – Horse Stories (September 10)
  9. Swans – Soundtracks For The Blind (October 22)
  10. Labradford – Labradford (?)

Others:

  • Fugees – The Score (February 13)(HIP-HOP)
  • Neutral Milk Hotel – On Avery Island (March 26)
  • Black Tape For A Blue Girl – Remnants Of A Deeper Purity (June 6)
  • Beck – Odelay (June 18)
  • Screaming Trees – Dust (June 25)
  • Ivano Fossati – Macramè (May 9)(ITALIA)
  • Eels – Beautiful Freak (August 13)
  • Cat Power – What Would The Community Think (September 10)
  • Fabrizio De André – Anime salve (September 19)(ITALIA)
  • Brian Jonestown Massacre – Thank God For Mental Illness (October 25)
  • Mazzy Star – Among My Swan (October 29)
  • Ghost – Lama Rabi Rabi (December 10)
  • David Torn – What Means Solid, Traveller? (?)
  • Man or Astro-man? – Experiment Zero (?)

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Feb 292016
 

Release date order:

  1. P.J. Harvey – To Bring You My Love (February 27)
  2. Ulver – Bergtatt – Et eeventyr i 5 capitler (February)(BM)
  3. Bardo Pond – Bufo Alvarius, Amen 29:15 (March 1)
  4. Laika – Silver Apples of the Moon (March 28)
  5. Flying Saucer Attack – Further (April 17)
  6. Brian Jonestown Massacre – Methodrone (August 25)
  7. Sparklehorse – Vivadixiesubmarinetransmissionplot (August)
  8. Don Caballero – Don Caballero 2 (September 15)
  9. Low – Long Division (?)
  10. Robert Rich and Lustmord – Stalker (?)(AMBIENT)

Others:

  • Morphine – Yes (March 21)
  • King Crimson – Thrak (March 31)
  • Mermen – A Glorious Lethal Euphoria (May 1)
  • Supergrass – I Should Coco (May 15)
  • Primus – Tales From The Punchbowl (May 23)
  • Robert Fripp – A Blessing of Tears: 1995 Soundscapes, Vol. 2 (August 18)(AMBIENT)
  • Sonic Youth – Washing Machine (September 26)
  • Smashing Pumpkins – Mellon Collie And The Infinite Sadness (October 23)
  • David Torn – Tripping Over God (?)
  • June Of 44 – Engine Takes To The Water (?)
  • Madredeus – Ainda (?)(PORTUGAL)
  • Massimo Volume – Lungo i bordi (?)(ITALIA)

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