Album of the Week

Every album that’s earned Treble’s coveted Album of the Week designation.

Manchester Orchestra Million Masks of God review

Manchester Orchestra – The Million Masks of God

Andy Hull and company return with an album split between dualities of grief and life, maximalism and intimacy.

Big Brave Vital review

Big|Brave – Vital

An excoriating effort from the Montreal trio that finds them applying a broader palette as well as a more personal perspective.

Andy Stott Never the Right Time review

Andy Stott – Never the Right Time

The Manchester producer’s latest is his most insular and atmospheric, a stunning exploration of ambience.

The Armed ULTRAPOP review

The Armed – ULTRAPOP

A stunning fusion of metal and hardcore’s ferocity with huge pop hooks.

Wode Burn in Many Mirrors review

Wode – Burn in Many Mirrors

The UK black metal outfit deliver their best album after a slightly longer break, finding a sense of fun in overbearing darkness.

Armand Hammer Haram review Album of the Week

Armand Hammer – Haram

The hip-hop duo’s new full-length collaboration with The Alchemist feels like a shock to the system.

serpentwithfeet DEACON review

serpentwithfeet – Deacon

A revelation of sincerity and a big-hearted embrace of love.

Pino Palladino and Blake Mills Notes with Attachments review

Pino Palladino & Blake Mills – Notes With Attachments

The veteran session bassist and indie producer/multi-instrumentalist pursue a path of groove-laden inspiration.

Sunburned Hand of the Man Pick a Day to Die review

Sunburned Hand of the Man – Pick A Day to Die

One of the most accessible and still boundless pieces in the group’s massive catalog.

Nick Cave Warren Ellis Carnage review

Nick Cave & Warren Ellis – Carnage

A haunting, cinematic work that ponders life, death and wanderlust from indoors.

flock of dimes head of roses review

Wild Pink – A Billion Little Lights

The New York band’s third album is their most lush, as well as their most grown up.

Julien Baker Little Oblivions review

Julien Baker – Little Oblivions

The Nashville singer/songwriter offers reflections of uncertainty on a more expansive scale on her third album.

cloud nothings shadow i remember review

Black Country, New Road – For the First Time

The London septet’s highly anticipated debut showcases the ambitious new forms they imagine.

The Weather Station Ignorance review

The Weather Station – Ignorance

Tamara Lindemann and company’s fifth album is the most expansive and rich universe her music has occupied.

wode burn in many mirrors review

Tribulation – Where the Gloom Becomes Sound

The Swedish gothic metal greats take a step into a bigger arena on their fifth album.

thirdface do it with a smile review

Portrayal of Guilt – We Are Always Alone

The Austin band’s second full-length is an even more blistering and intense hardcore exorcism.

notwist vertigo days review

Casper Clausen – Better Way

The Efterklang vocalist aims for a bigger art-pop sound on his solo debut.

Armand Hammer Haram review

Moor Mother & billy woods – BRASS

A hip-hop tag-team that thrives on both dazzling abstraction and jagged honesty.

Alan Vega mutator review

Cabaret Voltaire – Shadow of Fear

Richard H. Kirk’s first album as Cabaret Voltaire in 26 years is as fun and as vital as they’ve sounded since the early ’80s.

Portrayal of Guilt We are always alone review

Respire – Black Line

Respire, like most other bands in 2020, have had a trying year to say the…