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.

Gorilla vs. Bear: 40 Favorite Albums of 2013

12 December 2013

Gorilla vs. Bear: 40 Favorite Albums of 2013

[see also 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2012, 2011]

  1. Autre Ne VeutAnxiety
  2. Danny BrownOld
  3. Julianna BarwickNepenthe
  4. BurialTruant and Rough Sleeper
  5. Oneohtrix Point NeverR Plus Seven
  6. EjectaDominae
  7. Blue HawaiiUntogether
  8. DIANAPerpetual Surrender
  9. Jai Pauldemos
  10. FKA twigsEP2
  11. GrouperThe Man Who Died In His Boat
  12. Pure Bathing CultureMoon Tides
  13. Arca&&&&&
  14. White DenimCorsicana Lemonade
  15. various artists — After Dark 2
  16. PostiljonenSkyer
  17. The KnifeShaking the Habitual
  18. Charli XCXTrue Romance
  19. Recycle CultureIn Transit
  20. KnxAnthology
  21. HAERTSHemiplegia + remixes
  22. Dean BluntThe Redeemer
  23. QuasimotoYessir Whatever
  24. Ariana GrandeYours Truly
  25. CuusheButterfly Case
  26. Rich Homie QuanStill Goin In and I Promise I Will Never Stop Going In
  27. DarksidePsychic
  28. ClassixxHanging Gardens
  29. DJ RashadDouble Cup
  30. $3.33$.
  31. Toro y MoiAnything In Return
  32. Empress OfSystems
  33. Still CornersStrange Pleasures
  34. TinasheBlack Water
  35. SZAS
  36. Death GripsGovernment Plates
  37. Young GalaxyUltramarine
  38. CFCFOutside
  39. Lee BannonNever/mind/the/darkness/of/it
  40. Laurel HaloChance of Rain