by / July 12th, 2017 /

Best of Lists: State’s Albums of 2017….so far

The nights are drawing in, we’re deep into festival season and the kids are bored of being at home already – yes we’ve just passed the half way mark of the year and so it’s time to poll the State writing team as to what albums have floated their respective boats in the first six months of 2017. As ever, some will hang on in there until December’s list and some will disappear. Make your predictions from the following:

25. Ho99o9United States of Horror
24. The xxI See You
23. BonoboMigration
22. Songhoy BluesResistance
21. Ifriqiyya ElectriqueRûwâhîne

20. Steve EarleSo You Wanna Be An Outlaw
19. ArcaArca
18. Mark MulcahyThe Possum In The Driveway
17. SiveThe Roaring Girl
16. SydFIN

15. Imelda MayLife. Love. Flesh. Blood
14. Mac DemarcoThis Old Dog
13. At The Drive-Inin•ter a•li•a
12. Public Service BroadcastingEvery Valley
11. LordeMelodrama

10. Come On Live LongIn The Still
9. Fionn ReganThe Meeting of the Waters
8. RideWeather Diaries
7. Damien DempseySOULSUN
6. James Vincent McMorrowTrue Care

5. Future IslandsThe Far Field
4. AlgiersThe Underside Of Power
3. SlowdiveSlowdive
2. Kendrick LamarDAMN
1. Father John MistyPure Comedy

  • Anthony Kelly

    Good List Phil . only 1 of my 5 suggestions made the grade so it shows how little I know. 🙂