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. Complex: 50 Best Albums of 2012
  2. Gorilla vs. Bear: 50 Best Albums of 2012
  3. Source: Top 20 Albums of 2012
  4. Frontier Psychiatrist: Top 50 Albums of 2012
  5. Cokemachineglow: Top 50 Albums of 2012
  6. Pitchfork: Top 50 Albums of 2012
  7. Spinner: 50 Best Albums of 2012
  8. Stereogum: Top 50 Albums of 2012
  9. WUOG: Top 50 Albums of 2012
  10. Beats Per Minute: Top 50 Albums of 2012
  11. Fact: 50 Best Albums of 2012
  12. Pretty Much Amazing: 60 Best Albums of 2012