Indie The Best Alt-J Albums, Ranked  

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We're ranking the best alt-J albums of all time. One of the best bands who performed on NPR's Tiny Desk Concert, alt-J's discography features a unqiue blend of indie rock, electronica, and folk music. What is the greatest alt-J album ever?

From their debut album An Awesome Wave to their 2017 album Relaxer, this list of alt-J albums also includes Grammy-nominated album This Is All Yours, which features their singles "Left Hand Free" and "Every Other Freckle."

Vote up the best alt-J albums, and vote down the ones that were disappointing.

An Awesome Wave is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Alt-J Albums, Ranked
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1. Intro
2. ❦ (The Ripe & Ruin)
3. Tessellate
4. Breezeblocks
5. ❦ (Guitar)
6. Something Good
7. Dissolve Me
8. Matilda
9. Ms 
10. Fitzpleasure 
11. ❦ (Piano)
12. Bloodflood
13. Taro (ends at 5:04; hidden track Hand-Made starts at 10:04 following 5:00 of silence)

Pitchfork score: 4.8/10

Release Date: 2012

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Relaxer is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Alt-J Albums, Ranked
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2 2 VOTES

Relaxer

1. 3WW
2. In Cold Blood 
3. House of the Rising Sun
4. Hit Me Like That Snare
5. Deadcrush 
6. Adeline
7. Last Year
8. Pleader

Pitchfork score: 4.5/10

Release Date: 2017

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This Is All Yours is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Alt-J Albums, Ranked
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3 3 VOTES

1. Intro
2. Arrival in Nara
3. Nara
4. Every Other Freckle
5. Left Hand Free
6. ❦  (Garden of England)
7. Choice Kingdom
8. Hunger of the Pine
9. Warm Foothills
10. The Gospel of John Hurt
11. Pusher 
12. Bloodflood Pt. II
13. Leaving Nara (ends at 2:00; hidden track "Lovely Day" (Bill Withers, Skip Scarborough) starts at 12:00) (Garden of England)

Pitchfork score: 4.0/10

Release Date: 2014

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