← back to micro-blog

2022 album project

In an effort to essentially force myself to listen to more music in a more cohesive and rigid way, I've set out an objective of listening to one album a day for the entirety of 2022. I have the list done already, with everything picked out in advance between december 29th and 31st. So while any recommendations won't be included (unless I completely rearrange that list), I will appreciate the feedback, and will likely use it as an excuse to make a video. What I am saying is that either way, please give me more music to listen to :)

Anyways, I have below all of the information about this that you'd like, from the last album I listened to, the upcoming week's worth of albums, and of course the archive of already-listened-to albums (with links; images are too big). And just in case you don't have them, my snapchat and instagram account names are available via my contact page.

Without any more extended delays, here is the most recent album and my thoughts:

progress this year:


upcoming records:

  • september 24: Dirty Computer by Janelle Monae
  • september 25: Before The Dawn Heals Us by M83
  • september 26: Nefertiti by Miles Davis
  • september 27: It Is What It Is by Thundercat
  • september 28: Purple Rain by Prince
  • september 29: Moving Pictures by Rush
  • september 30: Ten by Pearl Jam
  • notes for today's album

    mini notes for polaroid



    full archive


    rating grid ☟


    whole info table ☟

    date album artist rating notes
    23 sept POLAROID The Ansah Brothers three mini
    22 sept Supermodel Foster the People four mini
    21 sept OK Human Weezer three mini
    20 sept Songs for the Deaf Queens of the Stone Age four mini
    19 sept When The Pawn... Fiona Apple three mini
    18 sept CARE FOR ME Saba three mini
    17 sept Melodrama Lorde two mini
    16 sept Bambi Hippo Campus three mini
    15 sept SINNER GET READY Lingua Ignota four mini
    14 sept Titanic Rising Weyes Blood five mini
    13 sept Guero Beck four mini
    12 sept OIL OF EVERY PEARL'S UN-INSIDES SOPHIE four mini
    11 sept Aja Steely Dan five mini
    10 sept Electric Ladyland The Jimi Hendrix Experience five mini
    9 sept Young Team Mogwai two mini
    8 sept Syro Aphex Twin three mini
    7 sept Plastic Beach Gorillaz five mini
    6 sept Colourgrade Tirzah two mini
    5 sept Donda Kanye West three mini
    4 sept Enter the Wu-Tang (36 Chambers) Wu-Tang Clan five mini
    3 sept The Forever Story JID five mini
    2 sept UNLOCKED Denzel Curry & Kenny Beats four mini
    1 sept Big Fish Theory Vince Staples five mini
    31 aug Cilvia Demo Isaiah Rashad four mini
    30 aug The Blueprint Jay-Z four mini
    29 aug Aquemini OutKast four mini
    28 aug Tawk Tomahawk Hiatus Kaiyote three mini
    27 aug Obscured by Clouds Pink Floyd four mini
    26 aug Permanent Waves Rush three mini
    25 aug Tidal Fiona Apple four mini
    24 aug Sea Change Beck four mini
    23 aug Analogue ODIE three mini
    22 aug self-titled (white) Weezer four mini
    21 aug miracle question joyride! three mini
    20 aug Rated R Queens of the Stone Age three mini
    19 aug Twin Fantasy (Face to Face) Car Seat Headrest five mini
    18 aug Lush Snail Mail three mini
    17 aug ye Kanye West four mini
    16 aug Is He Real? IDK three mini
    15 aug All My Heroes Are Cornballs JPEGMAFIA four mini
    14 aug Magic Nas four mini
    13 aug Replica Oneohtrix Point Never two mini
    12 aug Strange Cacti Angel Olsen four mini
    11 aug 99.9% KAYTRANADA three mini
    10 aug Landmark Hippo Campus three mini
    9 aug Nectar Joji three mini
    8 aug Dawn FM The Weeknd five mini
    7 aug Melophobia Cage the Elephant four mini
    6 aug Petals for Armor Hayley Williams three mini
    5 aug Dopamine BØRNS three mini
    4 aug Torches Foster the People three mini
    3 aug Once Twice Melody Beach House four mini
    2 aug Morning Phase Beck three mini
    1 aug Let It Bleed The Rolling Stones four mini
    31 jul self-titled The Beatles five mini
    30 jul Physical Graffiti Led Zeppelin three mini
    29 jul Station to Station David Bowie five mini
    28 jul Richard D. James Album Aphex Twin four mini
    27 jul Neon Bible Arcade Fire four mini
    26 jul Teethed Glory and Injury Altar of Plagues two mini
    25 jul Sunbather Deafheaven three mini
    24 jul Odelay Beck five mini
    23 jul 2000 Joey Bada$$ three mini
    22 jul Konnichiwa Skepta three mini
    21 jul Voodoo D'Angelo five mini
    20 jul M3LL155X FKA twigs four mini
    19 jul CALL ME IF YOU GET LOST Tyler, The Creator four mini
    18 jul King's Disease II Nas four mini
    17 jul The Life of Pablo Kanye West five mini
    16 jul Strictly Business EPMD three mini
    15 jul Shrines Armand Hammer three mini
    14 jul The Chronic Dr. Dre five mini
    13 jul 6 Feet Deep Gravediggaz four mini
    12 jul You Can't Kill Me 070 Shake three mini
    11 jul Floss Injury Reserve four mini
    10 jul Dead Cities, Red Seas & Lost Ghosts M83 three mini
    9 jul Selected Ambient Works 85-92 Aphex Twin four mini
    8 jul Rumours Fleetwood Mac five mini
    7 jul In the Aeroplane Over the Sea Neutral Milk Hotel four mini
    6 jul Sometimes I Sit and Think, and Sometimes I Just Sit Courtney Barnett four mini
    5 jul Veteran JPEGMAFIA four mini
    4 jul self-titled 4 Run The Jewels five mini
    3 jul beerbongs & bentleys Post Malone three mini
    2 jul MM...FOOD MF DOOM four mini
    1 jul The Money Store Death Grips four mini
    30 jun To Be Kind Swans five mini
    29 jun On Your Own Love Again Jessica Pratt three mini
    28 jun Trench twenty one pilots five mini
    27 jun The Slow Rush Tame Impala four mini
    26 jun untitled unmastered. Kendrick Lamar four mini
    25 jun Kaleidoscope Dream Miguel four mini
    24 jun CAPRISONGS FKA twigs three mini
    23 jun self-titled 3 Run The Jewels three mini
    22 jun Atrocity Exhibition Danny Brown four mini
    21 jun Summertime '06 Vince Staples four mini
    20 jun Ctrl SZA four mini
    19 jun Sling Clairo four mini
    18 jun Chutes Too Narrow The Shins three mini
    17 jun Q: Are We Not Men? A: We Are Devo! DEVO two mini
    16 jun Comfort Eagle CAKE three mini
    15 jun Meddle Pink Floyd five mini
    14 jun The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders from Mars David Bowie five mini
    13 jun Are You Experienced The Jimi Hendrix Experience four mini
    12 jun untitled (IV) Led Zeppelin five mini
    11 jun Since I Left You The Avalanches three mini
    10 jun Rodeo Travis Scott four mini
    9 jun 1999 Joey Bada$$ four mini
    8 jun Yeezus Kanye West three mini
    7 jun ZUU Denzel Curry four mini
    6 jun King's Disease Nas three mini
    5 jun Thumbs Busdriver four mini
    4 jun better luck next time. Midwxst two mini
    3 jun Teen Dream Beach House five mini
    2 jun american dream LCD Soundsystem three mini
    1 jun Cosmogramma Flying Lotus four mini
    31 may Revolver The Beatles four mini
    30 may In the Court of the Crimson King King Crimson five mini
    29 may Can't Buy a Thrill Steely Dan four mini
    28 may The Piper at the Gates of Dawn Pink Floyd three mini
    27 may Funeral Arcade Fire four mini
    26 may i,i Bon Iver two mini
    25 may Ventura Anderson .Paak three mini
    24 may GINGER BROCKHAMPTON three mini
    23 may It's Almost Dry Pusha T four mini
    22 may self-titled 2 Run The Jewels four mini
    21 may God Don't Make Mistakes Conway the Machine four mini
    20 may Melt My Eyez See Your Future Denzel Curry five mini
    19 may Boy in Da Corner Dizzee Rascal four mini
    18 may Blue Lines Massive Attack two mini
    17 may My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy Kanye West four mini
    16 may RAMONA PARK BROKE MY HEART Vince Staples three mini
    15 may DAYTONA Pusha T three mini
    14 may Alfredo Freddie Gibbs & The Alchemist four mini
    13 may Mr. Morale & The Big Steppers Kendrick Lamar five mini
    12 may 22, A Million Bon Iver three mini
    11 may A Brief Inquiry into Online Relationships The 1975 three mini
    10 may DAMN. Kendrick Lamar four mini
    9 may Hybrid Theory Linkin Park four mini
    8 may Father of the Bride Vampire Weekend two mini
    7 may Perfect Hair Busdriver three mini
    6 may No Fear of Time Black Star three mini
    5 may Circles Mac Miller four mini
    4 may To Pimp a Butterfly Kendrick Lamar five mini
    3 may Merriweather Post Pavilion Animal Collective four mini
    2 may In Rainbows Radiohead five mini
    1 may self-titled Black Star four mini
    30 apr Sheer Heart Attack Queen four mini
    29 apr Rubber Soul The Beatles four mini
    28 apr Good News for People Who Love Bad News Modest Mouse three mini
    27 apr 808s & Heartbreak Kanye West four mini
    26 apr Black on Both Sides Mos Def four mini
    25 apr Vaudeville Villain Viktor Vaughn five mini
    24 apr good kid, m.A.A.d city Kendrick Lamar five mini
    23 apr The Low End Theory A Tribe Called Quest five mini
    22 apr House of Balloons The Weeknd two mini
    21 apr Stoney Post Malone two mini
    20 apr Floral Shoppe Macintosh Plus five mini
    19 apr Quality Talib Kweli four mini
    18 apr Liquid Swords GZA four mini
    17 apr iridescence BROCKHAMPTON four mini
    16 apr IGOR Tyler, The Creator five mini
    15 apr Bon Iver, Bon Iver Bon Iver three mini
    14 apr Modern Vampires of the City Vampire Weekend four mini
    13 apr Currents Tame Impala five mini
    12 apr Swimming Mac Miller three mini
    11 apr What's the 411? Mary J. Blige three mini
    10 apr Oxnard Anderson .Paak three mini
    9 apr The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill Lauryn Hill four mini
    8 apr TA13OO Denzel Curry four mini
    7 apr self-titled Run The Jewels four mini
    6 apr Ready to Die The Notorious B.I.G. five mini
    5 apr NASIR Nas two mini
    4 apr 4:44 Jay-Z four mini
    3 apr Bandana Freddie Gibbs & Madlib four mini
    2 apr Take Me To Your Leader King Geedorah four mini
    1 apr Pink Season Pink Guy five mini
    31 mar eat ya veggies bbno$ two mini
    30 mar SATURATION III BROCKHAMPTON four mini
    29 mar DS2 Future three mini
    28 mar Graduation Kanye West three mini
    27 mar Lonerism Tame Impala four mini
    26 mar self-titled III Led Zeppelin two mini
    25 mar Vespertine Björk four mini
    24 mar Contra Vampire Weekend three mini
    23 mar self-titled Fleet Foxes five mini
    22 mar 2 Mac DeMarco three mini
    21 mar Maladroit Weezer three mini
    20 mar For Emma, Forever Ago Bon Iver four mini
    19 mar Blood Sugar Sex Magik Red Hot Chili Peppers four mini
    18 mar In Utero Nirvana five mini
    17 mar Evil Empire Rage Against The Machine three mini
    16 mar self-titled II Led Zeppelin four mini
    15 mar 3.15.20 Childish Gambino three mini
    14 mar Room on Fire The Strokes four mini
    13 mar El Pintor Interpol three mini
    12 mar Kid A Radiohead four mini
    11 mar Post Björk four mini
    10 mar This Is Happening LCD Soundsystem five mini
    9 mar Some Rap Songs Earl Sweatshirt three mini
    8 mar Section.80 Kendrick Lamar four mini
    7 mar Malibu Anderson .Paak four mini
    6 mar SATURATION II BROCKHAMPTON three mini
    5 mar The Divine Feminine Mac Miller three mini
    4 mar "Awaken, My Love!" Childish Gambino three mini
    3 mar self-titled (green) Weezer three mini
    2 mar ILIWYSFYASBYSUOI The 1975 three mini
    1 mar Fine Line Harry Styles three mini
    28 feb Endtroducing..... DJ Shadow four mini
    27 feb Supreme Clientele Ghostface Killah three mini
    26 feb Late Registration Kanye West four
    25 feb It Was Written Nas two half
    24 feb Fantastic Damage El-P two full
    23 feb untitled Rammstein three full
    22 feb self-titled Rage Against The Machine five full
    21 feb Wolf Tyler, The Creator two full
    20 feb SATURATION BROCKHAMPTON three full
    19 feb Random Access Memories Daft Punk five full
    18 feb Blonde Frank Ocean five full
    17 feb Every Open Eye CHVRCHΞS three full
    16 feb Plural Electric Guest one full
    15 feb Drunk Thundercat four full
    14 feb A Love Supreme John Coltrane five full
    13 feb One Hundred Mornings Windows96 five full
    12 feb self-titled LCD Soundsystem three full
    11 feb Peasant Richard Dawson three full
    10 feb Lift Your Skinny Fists Like Antennas to Heaven Godspeed You! Black Emperor five full
    9 feb Because the Internet Childish Gambino two full
    8 feb The College Dropout Kanye West four full
    7 feb Antics Interpol two full
    6 feb Debut Björk three full
    5 feb InnerSpeaker Tame Impala four full
    4 feb Discovery Daft Punk five full
    3 feb channel ORANGE Frank Ocean five full
    2 feb Mondo Electric Guest one full
    1 feb Pinkerton Weezer five full
    31 jan Manners Passion Pit three full
    30 jan The Lonesome Crowded West Modest Mouse four full
    29 jan Nevermind Nirvana five full
    28 jan Mother's Milk Red Hot Chili Peppers two full
    27 jan Is This It The Strokes three full
    26 jan Illmatic Nas five full
    25 jan Smiling With No Teeth Genesis Owusu four full
    24 jan Brown Sugar D'Angelo five full
    23 jan Watching Movies with the Sound Off Mac Miller three full
    22 jan Apricot Princess Rex Orange County three full
    21 jan The Bones of What You Believe CHVRCHΞS five full
    20 jan Reflections Windows96 four full
    19 jan self-titled The 1975 three full
    18 jan Homework Daft Punk two full
    17 jan nostalgia,ULTRA. Frank Ocean three full
    16 jan OK Computer Radiohead four full
    15 jan self-titled Led Zeppelin two full
    14 jan Mezzanine Massive Attack four full
    13 jan self-titled (blue) Weezer five full
    12 jan self-titled Franz Ferdinand five full
    11 jan Norman Fucking Rockwell! Lana Del Rey four full
    10 jan Immunity Clairo three full
    9 jan Sometimes I Might Be Introvert Little Simz four full
    8 jan Negro Swan Blood Orange three full
    7 jan self-titled KIDS SEE GHOSTS five full
    6 jan The House Is Burning Isaiah Rashad three full
    5 jan Turn On The Bright Lights Interpol two full
    4 jan Piñata Freddie Gibbs & Madlib four full
    3 jan An Evening With Silk Sonic Silk Sonic four full
    2 jan self-titled Vampire Weekend three full
    1 jan Flower Boy Tyler, The Creator four full