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. Little White Earbuds: Top 10 Albums of 2012
  2. Resident Advisor: Top 20 Albums of 2012
  3. Tiny Mix Tapes: Favorite 50 Albums of 2012
  4. Fact: 50 Best Albums of 2012
  5. Dennis Cooper: 20 Favorite Albums of 2012
  6. Quietus: 75 Favorite Albums of 2012
  7. Treble: Top 50 Albums of 2012
  8. Clash: Top 40 Albums of 2012
  9. Drowned in Sound: 100 Favourite Albums of 2012
  10. Pitchfork: Top 50 Albums of 2012
  11. Les Inrocks: Top 100 Albums of 2012
  12. Mojo: 50 Best Albums of 2012
  13. Pazz & Jop: Top 100 Albums of 2012