Best Albums of 2014

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Rick (Raw Alternative Editor-in-Chief)

  1. Run the Jewels – RTJ2
  2. Behemoth – The Satanist
  3. Have A Nice Life – The Unnatural World
  4. OFF! – Wasted Years
  5. Swans – To Be Kind
  6. Mastodon – Once More ‘Round the Sun
  7. Death From Above 1979 – The Physical World
  8. Scott Walker/Sunn O))) – Soused
  9. Floor – Oblation
  10. Crosses – Crosses
  11. Beck – Morning Phase
  12. Lo-Pan – Colossus
  13. Interpol – El Pintor
  14. Youth Code – A Place to Stand
  15. Electric Wizard – Time to Die
  16. First In Space – In The Red
  17. Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers – Hypnotic Eye
  18. Aphex Twin – Syro
  19. King Buzzo – This Machine Kills Artists
  20. Flying Lotus – You’re Dead!

Sevi (Raw Alternative Editor)

  1. Swans – To Be Kind
  2. Run The Jewels – RTJ2
  3. Flying Lotus – You’re Dead!
  4. Scott Walker/Sunn O))) – Soused
  5. Aphex Twin – Syro
  6. Moodie Black – Nausea
  7. clipping. – CLPPNG
  8. KAIRON; IRSE! – UJUBASAJUBA
  9. Mac DeMarco – Salad Days
  10. Freddie Gibbs/Madlib – Piñata
  11. Caribou – Our Love
  12. Perfume Genius – Too Bright
  13. BADBADNOTGOOD -BBNG2
  14. Open Mike Eagle – Dark Comedy
  15. Rating – So It Goes
  16. Grouper – Ruins
  17. Angel Olsen – Burn Your Fire for No Witness
  18. Perfect Pussy – Say Yes to Love
  19. Owen Pallett – In Conflict
  20. White Lung – Deep Fantasy

Brandon Judeh (Raw Alternative Writer)

  1. King Buzzo – This Machine Kills Artists
  2. Royal Blood – Royal Blood
  3. Beck – Morning Phase
  4. Jack White – Lazaretto
  5. Mark Lanegan – Phantom Radio
  6. Melvins – Hold It In
  7. Smashing Pumpkins – Monuments to an Elegy
  8. Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers – Hypnotic Eye
  9. Pink Floyd – Endless River
  10. St. Vincent- St. Vincent

Brad Whiterstine (The Days Before Empires)

1. The Gaslight Anthem – Get Hurt
2.Against Me! – Transgender Dysphoria Blues
3. The Menzingers – Rented World
4. 500 Miles to Memphis – Stand There and Bleed
5. Chuck Ragan – Till Midnight
6. Cory Branan – The No Hit Wonder
7. PUP – PUP
8. Ryan Adams – self titled
9. Rise Against – The Black Market
10. Chevelle – La Gargola

Matt Servenack (Resinaut)

1. Eyehategod – Eyehategod
2. Floor – Oblation
3. Lo-Pan – Colossus
4. Rich Robinson – The Ceaseless Sight
5. Electric Wizard – Time To Die
6. YOB – Clearing the Path to Ascend
7. Godflesh – A World Only Lit By Fire
8. Obliterations – Poison Everything
9. Shellac – Dude Incredible
10. All Them Witches – Lightning at the Door
11. Spiral Shades – Hypnosis Sessions
12. Pig Destroyer – Mass and Volume
13. Chris Robinson Brotherhood – Phosphorescent Harvest
14. Pallbearer – Foundations of Burden
15. Earth – Primitive and Deadly
16. Rival Sons – Great Western Valkyrie
17. Truckfighters – Universe
18. Budos Band – Burnt Offering
19. Fu Manchu – Gigantoid
20. Conan – Blood Eagle

Joe Carbon (Baroque Monody/Amnesty for Astronauts)

  1. Slash – World on Fire
  2. Slash – World on Fire
  3. Slash – World on Fire
  4. Slash – World on Fire
  5. You get the point…

Jimmy Martin (The JimmyFro Podcast)

  1. Third Class – Hymns From Some Small Town
  2. Future Islands – Singles
  3. St.Vincent – St. Vincent
  4. First In Space – In The Red
  5. Phoenix Rising – Phoenix Rising
  6. Pearl & The Beard – Beast
  7. Wretch – Warriors
  8. The Front Bottoms – Rose
  9. Baroque Monody – Empress(III)/Emperor(IV)
  10. Jones for Revival – Jones for Revival

Chris Parlamas (Bunderthird)

 1. Angels and Airwaves – The Dreamwalker
2. Jack White – Lazaretto
3. Foo Fighters – Sonic Highways
4. Smashing Pumpkins – Monuments To An Elegy
5. Weezer – Everything Will Be Alright in the End
6. Christina Perri – Head or Heart
7. Say Anything – Hebrews
8. Weird Al Yankovic – Mandatory Fun
9. Gerard Way – Hesitant Alien
10. Against Me! – Transgender Dysphoria Blues
11. 2d6 – 1d12: 2d6 Sells Out

Lucas Goleb (Resinaut)

  1. Lo Pan – Colossus
  2. Brant Bjork and the Low Desert Punk Band – Black Power Flower
  3. Truckfighters – Universe
  4. Down – Down IV Vol. II
  5. Causa Sui – Live at Freak Valley
  6. Wo Fat – The Conjuring
  7. Lionize – Jetpack Soundtrack
  8. Greenleaf – Trails & Passes
  9. Mars Red Sky – Stranded in Arcadia
  10. Valley of the Sun – Electric Talons of the Thunderhawk