Album of the Week

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

Wailin Storms Rattle review Album of the Week

Album of the Week: Wailin Storms – Rattle

The North Carolina group’s third album is a potent noise-rock exorcism.

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Album of the Week: Fiona Apple – Fetch the Bolt Cutters

Apple’s long-awaited fifth album is the most potent distillation of her essence yet.

Oranssi Pazuzu Mestarin Kynsi review Album of the Week

Album of the Week: Oranssi Pazuzu – Mestarin Kynsi

The Finnish band explore new stretches of dark, cosmic psych-metal on their fifth album.

Rina Sawayama review Album of the Week

Album of the Week: Rina Sawayama – SAWAYAMA

The pop artist’s full-length debut finds her emerging fully formed with a mesmerizing set of songs.

Album of the Week: Yves Tumor – Heaven to a Tortured Mind

The art pop iconoclast changes shape once again, fully embracing their inner rock star.

Album of the Week: Thundercat – It Is What It Is

The bass virtuoso offers a strong but concise balance of grief with silliness on some of his most enjoyable songs to date.

Album of the Week: Half Waif – The Caretaker

Nandi Rose’s fourth album finds her delivering her most poetic vision to date.

Album of the Week: Shabaka and the Ancestors – We Are Sent Here by History

A powerful, emotional spiritual jazz album that reflects the tension of our times.

Hilary Woods Birthmarks review Album of the Week

Album of the Week: Hilary Woods – Birthmarks

The Irish singer/songwriter’s second album is darker, more harrowing, and powerful.

P.E. Person review Album of the Week

Album of the Week: P.E. – Person

The debut from the new collab between members of Pill, Eaters is a trip

Moses Sumney grae review

Album of the Week: Moses Sumney – græ: Part One

The first half of Sumney’s two-part album is a gorgeous and deeply affecting piece of art-pop.

Denzel Curry and Kenny Beats Unlocked review

Album of the Week: Denzel Curry and Kenny Beats – Unlocked

Not a moment is wasted on this 18-minute hip-hop super team-up.

Moses Boyd Dark Matter review

Album of the Week: Moses Boyd – Dark Matter

The MVP UK jazz drummer carves out a bold new direction with this set of electronic fusion.

Khruangbin and Leon Bridges collaborative EP

Album of the Week: Khruangbin & Leon Bridges – Texas Sun

Two of Texas’ best new artists come together on a brief but memorable road trip mixtape.

Frances Quinlan Likewise review Album of the Week

Album of the Week: Frances Quinlan – Likewise

The Hop Along vocalist and songwriter steps out on her own with a bold, assured debut.

Album of the Week: Pod Blotz – Transdimensional System

Suzy Poling offers a glimpse into the future via abrasive industrial techno pulses.

Haunt Mind Freeze review Album of the Week

Album of the Week: Haunt – Mind Freeze

The Fresno metal outfit’s third album is a snapshot of a band in rapid evolution—and it rocks like hell.

Blood Incantation Hidden History of the Human Race review

Album of the Week: Blood Incantation – Hidden History of the Human Race

The Denver band set a new, high bar for death metal with an album that challenges its limits.

Moor Mother Analog Fluids of Sonic Black Holes review

Album of the Week: Moor Mother – Analog Fluids of Sonic Black Holes

A dark, powerful triumph that harbors hope and joy amid its intense sonic landscape.

Album of the Week: Sudan Archives – Athena

Brittney Parks’ full-length debut is a thrilling debut built on stunning songcraft.