Year-End Lists

Notable, browsable lists of the year's best music, movies, books, and TV shows. Year-end lists are fingerprints; aggregate statistics are smudges. Therefore, we make no tallies. Follow the link for each list to see essential commentary from its authors, at the source.

Todd Martens: Top 15 Albums of 2011

12 January 2012

Todd Martens: Top 15 Albums of 2011, as published by The Los Angeles Times

  1. Le ButcherettesSin Sin Sin
  2. Van HuntWhat Were You Hoping For?
  3. Fucked UpDavid Comes to Life
  4. The RootsUndun
  5. Anna CalviAnna Calvi
  6. Raphael SaadiqStone Rollin’
  7. WilcoThe Whole Love
  8. Wild FlagWild Flag
  9. Bewitched HandsBirds & Drums
  10. Lydia LovelessIndestructible Machine
  11. Tune-YardsWhokill
  12. FeistMetals
  13. Drive-By TruckersGo-Go Boots
  14. Shabazz PalacesBlack Up
  15. The FeeliesHere Before