Sorted alphabetically by artist. I've kept my comments brief to let the music speak for itself!
  1. 1.
    Algiers - Algiers
    Post-punk protest spirituals. Listen to Algiers by Algiers on @AppleMusic.
  2. 2.
    CHVRCHES - Every Open Eye
    Hook-laden, female-led synth anthems. Listen to Every Open Eye by CHVRCHES on @AppleMusic.
  3. 3.
    Dawes - All Your Favorite Bands
    Californian singer-songwriter country rock. Listen to All Your Favorite Bands by Dawes on @AppleMusic.
  4. 4.
    Death Cab For Cutie - Kintsugi
    Ex-wife, ex-Hollywood polished pop. Listen to Kintsugi by Death Cab for Cutie on @AppleMusic.
  5. 5.
    Father John Misty - I Love You, Honeybear
    Lushly orchestrated, nakedly honest love songs. Listen to I Love You, Honeybear by Father John Misty on @AppleMusic.
  6. 6.
    HEALTH - Death Magic
    Apocalyptic technological dance noise. Listen to DEATH MAGIC by HEALTH on @AppleMusic.
  7. 7.
    Jim O'Rourke - Simple Songs
    Acoustic symphonic caustic observations. Listen to Simple Songs by Jim O'Rourke on YouTube.
  8. 8.
    Sufjan Stevens - Carrie & Lowell
    Haunted, haunting spectral folk. Listen to Carrie & Lowell by Sufjan Stevens on @AppleMusic.
  9. 9.
    Tame Impala - Currents
    Psychedelic groove style synthesis. Listen to Currents by Tame Impala on @AppleMusic.
  10. 10.
    Wilco - Star Wars
    Loud loose album reinvention. Listen to Star Wars by Wilco on @AppleMusic.