The influential music site The Quietus have released their list of the 100 best albums released so far in 2016. At #1 we find Årabrot’s The Gospel released on Fysisk Format. The Gospel is the band’s 10. release. In their review of the album back in February, The Quietus’ Noel Gardner wrote: The Gospel deserves to be heard on a far wider scale than anything they’ve previously released.
The rest of the list showcases a strong 2016 for Norwegian releases so far. 6 albums appears on the list:
Susanna with Triangle (Susanna Sonata) at #42
Kristoffer Lo with The Black Rat (Propeller) at #48
Ulver with ATGCLVLSSCAP (House of Mythology) at #71
Skuggsjá with A Piece For Mind And Manor (Seasons Of Mist) at #81
Maja S.K. Ratkje with Crepuscular Hour (Rune Grammofon) at #82