Best new Experimental albums, songs & artists in 2016



Experimental music encompasses a LOT. From 1970’s minimal composers such as Steve Reich to recent sound wizzards like Oneohtrix Point Never. These are the most thrilling experimental artists according to us!
The Vore selects the top best Experimental albums of 2017. Who are the new Laurie Anderson, Yoko Ono & David Byrne in the Experimental genre?
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Popular artistsOneohtrix Point Never, Anna Meredith & Heather Leigh
Most listened to songs:Oneohtrix Point Never - Sticky Drama, Anna Meredith - Taken & Animal Collective - Floridada

Top 10 new Experimental albums out now in 2017

Recent Experimental albums with reviews, ratings, similar artists, best songs & soundcloud streams.

  1. Dave Harrington Group - Become Alive (15-04-2016)
  2. Experimental artist Dave Harrington Group
    Become Alive - a 15-04-2016 album by Dave Harrington Group who also made . Music fans who enjoyed Darkside should check out Become Alive. It is Experimental with Ambient, Jazz, and more influences. The best track on Become Alive is Become Alive (soundcloud below).

    Pitchfork Review6.7%
    Keywordsjazzy • instrumental •
    CountryUnited States •
    Length44:24
    Coolest VideoclipWhite Heat
    LabelOther People
    Official websiteDave Harrington Group
    Listen onAmazon or iTunes



  3. Kaitlyn Aurelia Smith & Suzanne Ciani - Sunergy (16-09-2016)
  4. Experimental artist Kaitlyn Aurelia Smith & Suzanne Ciani
    Sunergy - a 16-09-2016 album by Kaitlyn Aurelia Smith & Suzanne Ciani who also made . Music fans who enjoyed Kaitlyn Aurelia Smith should check out Sunergy. It is Experimental with Ambient, Electronic, and more influences. The best track on Sunergy is Closed Circuit (soundcloud below).

    Pitchfork Review8.4%
    Keywordsinstrumental • avant-garde •
    CountryUnited States •
    Length35:36
    Coolest VideoclipSunergy (Documentary)
    LabelRVNG
    Official websiteKaitlyn Aurelia Smith & Suzanne Ciani
    Listen onAmazon



  5. Jenny Hval - Blood Bitch (30-09-2016)
  6. Experimental artist Jenny Hval
    Blood Bitch - a 30-09-2016 album by Jenny Hval who also made Apocalypse, Girl . Music fans who enjoyed Bjork should check out Blood Bitch. It is Experimental with Ambient, Electronic, and more influences. The best track on Blood Bitch is Conceptual Romance (soundcloud below).

    Pitchfork Review8.3%
    Keywordsdreamy • dark •
    CountryNorway •
    Length36:26
    Coolest VideoclipFemale Vampire
    LabelSacred Bones
    Official websiteJenny Hval
    Listen onAmazon or iTunes



  7. Anna Meredith - Varmints (07-03-2016)
  8. Experimental artist Anna Meredith
    Varmints - a 07-03-2016 album by Anna Meredith who also made Jet Black Raider . Music fans who enjoyed Battles should check out Varmints. It is Experimental with Ambient, IDM, and more influences. The best track on Varmints is R-type (soundcloud below).

    Pitchfork Review84%
    Keywordsavant-garde • futuristic • off-kilter •
    CountryUnited States •
    Length47:26
    Coolest VideoclipTaken
    LabelPIAS / Moshi Moshi
    Official websiteAnna Meredith
    Listen onAmazon or iTunes



  9. Oneohtrix Point Never - Garden of Delete (09-11-2015)
  10. Experimental artist Oneohtrix Point Never
    Garden of Delete - a 09-11-2015 album by Oneohtrix Point Never who also made Replica & R Plus Seven. Music fans who enjoyed Tim Hecker should check out Garden of Delete. It is Experimental with Ambient, Minimal, Vaporwave, and more influences. The best track on Garden of Delete is Mutant Standard (soundcloud below).

    Pitchfork Review87%
    Keywordselectronic • samples • repetitive • synthetic •
    CountryUnited States •
    Length45:16
    Coolest VideoclipSticky Drama
    LabelWarp
    Official websiteOneohtrix Point Never
    Listen onAmazon or iTunes



  11. Nicolas Jaar - Pomegranates (08-07-2015)
  12. Experimental artist Nicolas Jaar
    Pomegranates - a 08-07-2015 album by Nicolas Jaar who also made Space is only noise. Music fans who enjoyed Darkside should check out Pomegranates. It is Experimental with Ambient, Modern Classical, and more influences. The best track on Pomegranates is Pomegranates (soundcloud below).

    Pitchfork Review76%
    Keywordsexperimental • haunting • poetic • avant-garde •
    CountryUnited States •
    Length1:15:29
    Coolest VideoclipClub Kapital
    LabelOther People
    Official websiteNicolas Jaar
    Listen onAmazon



  13. Battles - La Di Da Di (02-10-2015)
  14. Experimental artist Battles
    La Di Da Di - a 02-10-2015 album by Battles who also made Gloss Drop . Music fans who enjoyed Liars should check out La Di Da Di. It is Experimental with Rock, and more influences. The best track on La Di Da Di is Ice Cream (soundcloud below).

    Pitchfork Review75%
    Keywordsinstrumental • eclectic • weird •
    CountryUnited States •
    Length49:13
    Coolest VideoclipThe Yabba
    LabelWarp
    Official websiteBattles
    Listen onAmazon or iTunes



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Upcoming new 2017 Experimental albums

Best upcoming Experimental albums with release dates.

  1. Love Streams• by Tim Hecker
  2. Tim Hecker is signed with 4AD in 2017
    Release Date: 08-04-2016 // Label: 4AD
    Previous releases: Ravedeath, 1972
    Associated genre: Experimental Electronic • IDM • Modern Classical • .
    Official website


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