30 BEST ALBUMS OF 2018 BY ROBERT GREGOR

My favorite albums of 2019 are again without order and I wish you good music in 2020!


Balthazar – Fever (PIAS Recordings, 2019)


Leyla McCalla – The Capitalist Blues (Jazz Village, 2019)


Mercury Rev – Bobbie Gentry’s The Delta Sweete Revisited (Bella Union, 2019)


Altın Gün – Gece (Glitterbeat Records, 2019)


The Divine Comedy – Office Politics (Divine Comedy Records, 2019)


Rachid Taha – Je Suis Africain (Naive, 2019)


The Specials – Encore (Island, 2019)


Guts – Philantropiques (Heavenly Sweetness, 2019)


Micheal Kiwanuka – Kiwanuka (Polydor, 2019)


Kishi Bashi – Omoiyari (Joyful Noise Recordings, 2019)


Quantic – Atlantic Oscillations (Tru Thoughts Records, 2019)


Yeasayer – Erotic Reruns (Yeasayer Records , 2019)


Lagartijeando – Jallalla (Wonderwheel Records, 2019)


Aziza Brahim – Sahari (Glitterbeat Records, 2019)


Orville Peck – Pony (Sub Pop, 2019)


Lilly Among Clouds – Green Flash (PIAS, 2019)


Dub Inc – Millions (Idol/Cargo, 2019)


Céu – Apká! (Slap, 2019)


Laid Back – Healing Feeling (Brother Music, 2019)


Sundara Karma – Ulfilas’ Alphabet (RCA, 2019)


Caravan Palace – Chronologic (Lone Diggers, Le Plan Recordings , 2019)


Africa Express – Egoli (Africa Express Records, 2019)


Cigarettes After Sex – Cry (Partisan Records, 2019)


Zulya – Six Days Loving (Alty kon yaratu) (Zulya Kamalova, 2019)


Habib Koité – Kharifa (Contre-Jour 2019)


Club Des Belugas – Strange Things Beyond The Sunny Side (Chin Chin Records, 2019)


Blick Bassy – 1958 (No Format, 2019)


Mark Lanegan Band – Somebody’s Knocking (Heavenly Recordings, 2019)


Nick Cave & the Bad Seeds – Ghosteen (Ghosteen 2019)