Album of the Week

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

Irreversible Entanglements Protect Your Light review

Irreversible Entanglements – Protect Your Light

On their first release for the legendary Impulse Records, IE provide exceptional sanctuary

Ratboys The Window review

Ratboys – The Window

The Chicago group achieve final form as a band, delivering their strongest and richest set of songs

The Armed Perfect Saviors review

The Armed – Perfect Saviors

Doubling down on pop hooks, the Detroit collective offer up some of their most magnetic songs to date

Panda Bear reset in dub review

Panda Bear & Sonic Boom – Reset In Dub

Adrian Sherwood’s dub reworkings of last year’s ‘Reset’ bring more space and joy to these sunny pop songs

Activity Spirit in the Room review

Activity – Spirit in the Room

The New York band’s second album is a dispatch from a shadowy and cloistered space

Aphex twin blackbox life recorder review

Aphex Twin – Blackbox Life Recorder 21f/ In a Room 7 F760

A wondrously skewed set of dance music comprises Richard D. James’ first new music in five years

Mutoid Man Mutants review

Mutoid Man – Mutants

The trio resumes shredding with a newfound sense of emotional resonance

charif megarbane marzipan review

Charif Megarbane – Marzipan

The Lebanese multi-instrumentalist delivers a lush, psychedelic set of analog instrumentals with the flow of a beat tape

pj harvey i inside the old year dying review

PJ Harvey – I Inside the Old Year Dying

Harvey’s twelfth album is set in her childhood home while taking a turn toward the subtly cinematic

Sweeping Promises Good Living Is Coming For You review

Sweeping Promises – Good Living Is Coming For You

The punk duo’s sophomore album finds them growing even more vibrant and joyful

Militarie Gun Life Under the Gun review

Militarie Gun – Life Under the Gun

The L.A. band’s full-length debut packs huge alt-rock hooks and hardcore punch into 29 minutes

Boris Uniform Bright New Disease review

Boris & Uniform – Bright New Disease

The two veteran underground metal bands deliver a fun and cacophonous set of heavy metal experiments

Geld Currency Castration review

Geld – Currency//Castration

The Australian group make their Relapse debut with a set of blistering, destructive noise-hardcore rippers

Sparks the girl is crying in her latte review

Sparks – The Girl Is Crying In Her Latte

The Mael Brothers’ 26th album is a late career triumph

mandy indiana i've seen a way review

Mandy, Indiana – i’ve seen a way

A primal scream rendered in kaleidoscopic shades and myriad contours

Mega Bog End of Everything review

Mega Bog – End of Everything

A work of healing and a search for beauty, rendered in shades of neon

best albums of 2023 billy woods maps

billy woods & Kenny Segal : Maps

The emcee and producer’s second team-up, an album of surrealist travelogues, is at once introspective, funny and affecting

Jessie Ware That Feels Good review

Jessie Ware – That! Feels Good!

A celebration of libidinous hedonism and joy on the dancefloor

best albums of 2023

Everything But the Girl – Fuse

On their first new album in 24 years, the UK duo find constant inspiration in the unknown