MAGNET’s Top 25 Albums Of 2019

1) Michael Kiwanuka Kiwanuka (Interscope)
2) Fontaines DC Dogrel (Partisan)
3) Big Thief U.F.O.F.; Two Hands (4AD)
4) The Minus 5 Stroke Manor (Yep Roc)
5) Weyes Blood Titanic Rising (Sub Pop)
6) Angel Olsen All Mirrors (Jagjaguwar)
7) Guided By Voices Zeppelin Over China; Warp And Woof; Sweating The Plague (GBV Inc.)
8) Mannequin Pussy Patience (Epitaph)
9) The National I Am Easy To Find (4AD)
10) Karen O & Danger Mouse Lux Prima (BMG)
11) Nick Cave And The Bad Seeds Ghosteen (Bad Seed)
12) Charly Bliss Young Enough (Barsuk)
13) Brittany Howard Jaime (ATO)
14) Purple Mountains Purple Mountains (Drag City)
15) The Highwomen The Highwomen (Elektra)
16) Pernice Brothers Spread The Feeling (Ashmont)
17) Priests The Seduction Of Kansas (Sister Polygon)
18) Deerhunter Why Hasn’t Everything Already Disappeared? (4AD)
19) Nivhek After Its Own Death/Walking In A Spiral Towards The House (W.25th/Superior Viaduct) 
20) Hiss Golden Messenger Terms Of Surrender (Merge)
21) Sharon Van Etten Remind Me Tomorrow (Jagjaguwar)
22) Big Search Slow Fascination (30th Century)
23) Swans Leaving Meaning (Young God)
24) Vampire Weekend Father Of The Bride (Spring Snow/Columbia)
25) Pup Morbid Stuff (Little Dipper/Rise)

Michael Kiwanuka; photo for MAGNET by Wes Orshoski