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.

Cokemachineglow: Top 50 Albums of 2013

29 December 2013

Cokemachineglow: Top 50 Albums of 2013

[see also 2015, 2014, 2012, 2011]

  1. Frog EyesCarey’s Cold Spring
  2. Danny BrownOld
  3. FriendzoneDX
  4. Oneohtrix Point NeverR Plus Seven
  5. My Bloody Valentinembv
  6. Tim HeckerVirgins
  7. Majical CloudzImpersonator
  8. DeafheavenSunbather
  9. Jenny HvalInnocence Is Kinky
  10. Chance The RapperAcid Rap
  11. CalifoneStitches
  12. Julia HolterLoud City Song
  13. Yo La TengoFade
  14. BraidsFlourish//Perish
  15. Run the JewelsRun the Jewels
  16. MoonfaceJulia With Blue Jeans On
  17. A$AP RockyLong.Live.A$AP
  18. RhyeWoman
  19. Julianna BarwickNepenthe
  20. Neko CaseThe Worse Things Get, The Harder I Fight, The Harder I Fight, The More I Love You
  21. The KnifeShaking the Habitual
  22. WaxahatcheeCerulean Salt
  23. PharmakonAbandon
  24. Viet CongCassette
  25. Blood OrangeCupid Deluxe
  26. James BlakeOvergrown
  27. Boards of CanadaTomorrow’s Harvest
  28. The NationalTrouble Will Find Me
  29. Janelle MonáeThe Electric Lady
  30. SavagesSilence Yourself