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.
  1. Under the Radar: Top 100 Albums of 2018
  2. Jordan Cronk: Albums 2018
  3. Gorilla vs. Bear: 30 Favorite Albums of 2018
  4. Tiny Mix Tapes: Favorite 50 Music Releases of 2018
  5. Wire: Top 50 Releases of 2018
  6. Treble: Top 50 Albums of 2018
  7. PopMatters: 70 Best Albums of 2018
  8. Guardian: 50 Best Albums of 2018
  9. Quietus: Albums of the Year 2018
  10. Pitchfork: 50 Best Albums of 2018
  11. Consequence of Sound: Top 50 Albums of 2018
  12. Earbuddy: 50 Best Albums of 2018
  13. Q: Top 50 Albums of 2018
  14. Tony Fantano: Top 50 Albums of 2018
  15. Uncut: 75 Best Albums of 2018
  16. Pazz & Jop: Top 100 Albums of 2018