Employee Top Picks Of 2020

Employee Top Picks Of 2020

Every year we like to share our employee's top picks of 2020.  Here's the folks that wanted to share their lists with you as we wrap up the year.






Steven (Music Buyer)

And You Will Know Us By The Trail Of Dead - X: Godless Void And Other Stories

Waxahatchee - Saint Cloud

Envy - The Fallen Crimson

Hum - Inlet 

Cursive - Get Fixed

Horsewhip - Laid To Waste

Feral Light - Life Vapor

Tombs - Under Sullen Skies

Metz - Atlas Vending

Bully - Sugaregg

BEST EP: Pig Destroyer - The Octagonal Stairway

BEST REISSUE: Valium Aggelein - Black Moon 

Benji (Golden Valley)

Alfredo - Freddie Gibbs

Free Love - Sylvan Esso

The Price of Tea in China - Boldy James  

Visions of Bodies Being Burned - Clipping

Heaven to a Tortured Mind - Yves Tumor  

Nobody Lives Here Anymore - Cut Worms

Run The Jewels 4 - Run the Jewels

Descendants of Cain - Ka  

Ultra Mono - IDLES

Mordechai - Khruangbin

(Honorable Mention)

2017-2019 - Against All Logic

David (Crystal)

Juice Wrld- Legends Never Die 

Joji- Nectar 

Yellow Days- A Day In A Yellow Beat 

The Kid Laroi- F*ck Love 

The Weeknd- After Hours 

KMO (Warehouse Mgr)

Run The Jewels- RTJ4

Waxahatchee- Saint Cloud

Danzig- Danzig Sings Elvis

Orville Peck- Show Pony

Smashing Pumpkins- Cyr

Adam W (GV Mgr)

Hum “Inlet”

Envy “The Fallen Crimson”

Aesop Rock “Spirit World Field Guide”

Enemy Alliance “Damnation Dawning”

Bill Fay “Countless Branches”

 Top 5 Reissues/First Vinyl Pressings of 2020:

 Tom Petty “Wildflowers” Super Deluxe

Choke “Foreword”

Wipers “Is This Real?”

The Last “Look Again”

Passage 4 “World Circus”

Parker (Crystal)

The Ocean - "Phanerozoic II: Mesozoic | Cenozoic"

Deftones - "Ohms"

Kow Otani - "月の人魚 (Moon Mermaid)"

Clown Core - "Van"

Ulcerate - "Stare Into Death and Be Still"

 Pyrrhon - "Abscess Time"

Nine Inch Nails - "Ghosts VI: Locusts"

Tricot - "真っ黒 (Pitch Black)"

Run the Jewels - "RTJ4"

Metz - "Atlas Vending"

Scott (GM)

All Them Witches - Nothing As The Ideal

Ghost Funk Orchestra – An Ode To Escapism

Fontaines D.C. – A Hero’s Death

Doves – The Universal Want

Jason Isbell – Reunions

Alice In Chains – Facelift (reissue)

Monophonics – It’s Only Us

Lucinda Williams – Good Souls Better Angels

Don Bryant – You Make Me Feel

The Strokes – The New Abnormal

Tara (GV Asst Manager)

IDLES Ultra Mono

GIRL FRIDAY Androgynous Mary

THICK 5 Years Behind

FONTAINES D.C. A Hero's Death

METZ Atlas Vending

Dylan N (Crystal Mgr)

The Menzingers - From Exile

Phoebe Bridgers - Punisher

Taylor Swift - Folklore

Bright Eyes - Down in the Weeds, Where the World Once Was

Jeff Rosenstock - NO DREAM

Mac Miller - Circles

Oliver Tree - Ugly is Beautiful

Dawes - Good Luck With Whatever

Run the Jewels - RTJ4

Carly Rae Jepsen - Dedication Side B

Brandon (Maple Grove)

Marilyn Manson - We Are Chaos

The Cadillac Three - Country Fuzz

Trivium - What The Dead Men Say

Lamb of God - Lamb of God

From Ashes to New - Panic

Sara (GV)

Dua Lipa- Future Nostalgia

Rina Sawayama- SAWAYAMA


Dua Saleh- Rosetta

Haim- Women in Music III

Allie (MG/GV)

Song Machine: Season 1 - Gorillaz

Imploding the Mirage - The Killers

We Will Always Love You - The Avalanches

The New Abnormal - The Strokes

Kidbug - Kidbug

Nick (Crystal)

Fall Of Troy--Mukiltearth

Deftones- Ohms

Glass Animals--Dreamland

Cancer Bats--Bears, Mayors, Scraps and Bones Remastered

Qveen Herby-- EPs 8 And 9

William E (GV)

R.A.P. Ferreira - Purple Moonlight Pages

Leeched - To Dull The Blades of Your Abuse


Jeff Parker - Suite for Max Brown

Sprain - As Lost Through Collision

Mamaleek - Come & See

Shabaka and the Ancestors - We Are Sent Here By History

NGTHCRWLR - Let the Children Scream

Dola - Dola

Serpent Column - Kathados

Erok (MG)

Void Rot- Descending pillars 

Thrallfrost- Eat your Kings

Obsurvor- Ov Blackened Vision

Ogof- Full Moon Black Shadow

Sigurboði Grétarsson- Kvæðamaðr

Ben (GV)

Caustic Wound - Death Posture

Against All Logic - 2017 - 2019

Lamp of Murmuur - Heir of Ecliptical Romanticism

Soft Kill - Dead Kids R.I.P. City

Vatican Shadow - Persian Pillars of the Gasoline Era

Lampir - Awaiting the Predatory Dreamscape

Nicolas Jaar - Cenizas

Oranssi Pazuzu - Mestarin kynsi

Bladee - Exeter

Moaning - Uneasy Laughter

Cal (MG)

Man Alive, King Krule

It is what it is, Thundercat

Origin of the alimonies, Liturgy

I disagree, Poppy

Limbo, Amine

Spencer (GV)

Pop Smoke-Shoot for the Stars Aim for the Moon

Freddie Gibbs & The Alchemist-Alfredo

Aesop Rock-Spirit World Field Guide



Kid Cudi: Man on the Moon III: The Chosen

Run the Jewels-RTJ4

Idles-Ultra Mono

Clipping- Visions of Bodies Being Burned


Claire (Warehouse)

Petals For Armor - Hayley Williams

Rainbow Boy - Keiynan Lonsdale

Ungodly Hour - Chloe x Halle

What Could Be Better - The Happy Fits


Evan (MG)

Phoebe Bridgers - Punisher

Emma Ruth Rundle & Thou - May Our Chambers Be Full

Lucifer - Lucifer III

Boris - No

Vile Creature - Glory, Glory! Apathy Took Helm!

Alex (GV)

Jason Isbell - Reunions 

Denzel Curry/ Kenny beats- Unlcoked

Weyes Blood- Titanic Rising

Frances Quinlan- Likewise

The Chats- High risk behaviour

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