• My favorite albums of 2010

    10 Dic 2010, 0:10

    The top ten:
    1)My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy by Kanye West
    2)Romance is Boring by Los Campesinos!
    3)Teen Dream by Beach House
    4)Have One on Me by Joanna Newsom
    5)(tie) King of the Beach by Wavves / Crazy for You by Best Coast
    6)Everything in Between by No Age
    7)The Monitor by Titus Andronicus
    8)Halcyon Digest by Deerhunter
    9)Treats by Sleigh Bells
    10)The ArchAndroid by Janelle Monáe

    …the next ten:
    11)Champ by Tokyo Police Club
    12)Lisbon by The Walkmen
    13)Love Remains by How to Dress Well
    14)High Violet by The National
    15)The Age of Adz by Sufjan Stevens
    16)Contra by Vampire Weekend
    17)Volume Two by She & Him
    18)Sir Lucious Left Foot... The Son of Chico Dusty by Big Boi
    19)Carve Out the Face of My God by Infinite Body
    20)Scott Pilgrim vs. The World (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) by Various Artists

    Overrated albums: Thank Me Later by Drake, Before Today by Ariel Pink’s Haunted Graffiti

    Underrated albums: I Will Be by Dum Dum Girls, Face Tat by Zach Hill

    Best free albums: Sit Down, Man by Das Racist, All Day by Girl Talk, G.O.O.D. Friday tracks by Kanye West, Culdesac by Childish Gambino

    Best EP: (tie) Broken Dreams Club EP by Girls / Pattern+Grid World by Flying Lotus

    Albums I completely slept on: How I Got Over by The Roots, There Is Love in You by Four Tet

    Easiest album to listen to: Down There by Avey Tare

    Biggest disappointment: Expo 86 by Wolf Parade

    Honorable Mentions: This is Happening by LCD Soundsystem, Public Strain by Women, The Suburbs by Arcade Fire, Cosmogramma by Flying Lotus, Transference by Spoon, Crystal Castles by Crystal Castles, Sisterworld by Liars, /\/\/\Y/\ by M.I.A., Love King by The-Dream, Astro Coast by Surfer Blood, Cerulean by Baths, IRM by Charlotte Gainsbourg, Forget by Twin Shadow, Flockaveli by Waka Flocka Flame, Speak Now by Taylor Swift, Fang Island by Fang Island, Tron: Legacy (Original Soundtrack) by Daft Punk, Does It Look Like I’m Here? by Emeralds, Body Talk Pt. 1 by Robyn, Marnie Stern by Marnie Stern, Congratulations by MGMT, One Life Stand by Hot Chip, I’m New Here by Gil Scott-Heron, Riceboy Sleeps by Jonsi & Alex, Blakroc by Blakroc, Black Noise by Pantha du Prince