Pitchfork's 200 Best Albums of the Last 25 Years, Part 1

April 25th, 2022 · 1 hr 20 mins

About this Episode

Sam and Tessa are joined by friend of the pod Jarret to break down Pitchfork's 200 Best Albums of the Last 25 Years. Turns out we're not through with vaporwave just yet!

3:23 - Jarret's initial thoughts on the Pitchfork list
10:05 - Frank Ocean
26:00 - Tame Impala
38:12 - The Strokes
45:31 - What should be on the list but isn't
58:19 - Sufjan Stevens
1:05:50 - Kendrick Lamar

Check out the list here: https://pitchfork.com/features/lists-and-guides/peoples-list-25th-anniversary/

Here's a list of all the music Jarret, Sam, and Tessa recommended during this conversation:
Frank Ocean - Nostalgia, Ultra
The Lonely Island (feat. Julian Casablancas) - "Boombox"
Janelle Monae - Electric Lady
Janelle Monae - Dirty Computer
Tove Lo - Queen of the Clouds
Jenny Lewis - Acid Tongue
Boygenius - S/T
Billie Eilish - When We All Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go?
Meg Myers - Sorry
Watch the Throne
The Weeknd - Beauty Behind the Madness
The Weeknd - Trilogy
The Weeknd - After Hours
Refused - The Shape of
At the Drive-In - Relationship of Command
System of a Down - Mesmerize
Isis - Oceanic
The Blood Brothers - Crimes
Baroness - Gold & Grey
Boris - Heavy Rocks _
Liars - _Drum's Not Dead

Have a Nice Life - The Unnatural World
Brutus - Nest
Draconian - Under a Godless Veil
Lethian Dreams - Red Silence Lodge
Divide & Dissolve - Gas Lit
Big Brave - A Gaze Among Them
Nachtmystium - Addicts: Black Meddle, Pt. II _
Lil Wayne - _The Carter III

Pusha T - My Name Is My Name
The Mountain Goats - Sunset Tree
Peaches - Teaches of Peaches
Le Tigre - Feminist Sweepstakes
Cat Power - Moon Pix
Cat Power - The Greatest
Jose Gonzalez - Veneer
The Decemberists - Castaways & Cutouts
The Decemberists - The Crane Wife
Kesha - Animal
Radiohead - The King of Limbs
Arca - KicK iii