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. musicOMH: Top 100 Albums of 2012
  2. NME: 50 Best Albums of 2012
  3. Les Inrocks: Top 100 Albums of 2012
  4. Beats Per Minute: Top 50 Albums of 2012
  5. Austin Town Hall: Top 100 Albums of 2012
  6. Pretty Much Amazing: 60 Best Albums of 2012
  7. Pitchfork: Top 50 Albums of 2012
  8. Piccadilly Records: Top 100 Albums of 2012