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. Gorilla vs. Bear: 35 Favorite Albums of 2014
  2. Wire: Top 50 Releases of 2014
  3. Pretty Much Amazing: 60 Best Albums of 2014
  4. Flavorwire: 30 Best Albums of 2014
  5. Guardian: 40 Best Albums of 2014
  6. Fact: 50 Best Albums of 2014
  7. Pitchfork: Top 50 Albums of 2014
  8. Paste: 50 Best Albums of 2014
  9. Pazz & Jop: Top 100 Albums of 2014
  10. Les Inrocks: 100 Best Albums of 2014