If you're searching for the easiest way to discover the best new music, look no further than this playlist. Tocreate it, I just looked at the highest rated new albums according toMetacritic.com, which averages the scores of music reviews across thespectrum of the web. This means that the albums on this list have aconsensus of positive critical reviews, as opposed to the opinion ofone person. From this list of the highest-ranked albums I selected the top stand-out track from each andcompiled them into this playlist. All you need to do now is click theplay button to get a glimpse of the current most talked about albums.You'll be the hippest, most musically up-to-date person at the nextcocktail party you attend.
Check it out, it may help you discoversomething new that you'll really love, and save you from making a baddecision on your next music purchase.
Most Critically Acclaimed Music: April 2011
1. Fast to the End - Thursday
2. Getting Ready For Christmas Day - Paul Simon
3. The Greatest Story Never Told - Saigon
4. Let England Shake - P.J. Harvey
5. The Piano Drop - Tim Hecker
6. Space Is Only Noise If You Can See - Nicolas Jaar
7. Already Gone - Bayside
8. Chinatown - Destroyer
9. Wondervisions - Delicate Steve
10. Dye The World - Smith Westerns
11. Jerome - Lykke Li
12. Open Arms - Elbow
13. Livin' In The Jungle - Black Joe Lewis & The Honeybears
14. Second Song - TV On The Radio
15. Old Black - Earth
16. I'm New Here - Gil Scott-Heron and Jamie xx
17. Going Out In Style - Dropkick Murphys
18. Smoke Ring For My Halo - Kurt Vile
19. Sleepwalker - Nostalgia 77
20. Chrysalis Records - Egyptrixx
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