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. Web in Front: Best Albums of 2011
  2. Treble: Top 50 Albums of 2011
  3. Obscure Sound: Best Albums of 2011
  4. I Guess I’m Floating: 30 Best Albums of 2011
  5. MagicRPM: Top 15 Albums of 2011
  6. Dennis Cooper: Favorite Albums of 2011
  7. Austin Powell: Top 10 Albums of 2011
  8. AwkwardSound: 25 Best Albums of 2011
  9. Consequence of Sound: Top 50 Albums of 2011
  10. Pitchfork: Top 50 Albums of 2011
  11. Austin Town Hall: Top 50 Albums of 2011
  12. Pretty Much Amazing: 40 Best Albums of 2011
  13. Under the Radar: Top 80 Albums of 2011
  14. Stereogum: Top 50 Albums of 2011
  15. Prefix: Top Albums of 2011
  16. Drowned in Sound: Favourite Albums of 2011
  17. Pazz & Jop: Top 100 Albums of 2011
  18. PopMatters: 75 Best Albums of 2011