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. Consequence of Sound: Top 50 Albums of 2013
  2. Slant: 25 Best Albums of 2013
  3. Wire: Top 50 Releases of 2013
  4. Pitchfork: Top 50 Albums of 2013
  5. Pretty Much Amazing: 40 Best Albums of 2013
  6. Gorilla vs. Bear: 40 Favorite Albums of 2013
  7. Tiny Mix Tapes: Favorite 50 Albums of 2013
  8. Paste: 50 Best Albums of 2013
  9. Cokemachineglow: Top 50 Albums of 2013
  10. Quietus: 100 Albums of 2013
  11. Uncut: 80 Best Albums of 2013
  12. Pazz & Jop: Top 100 Albums of 2013
  13. Stereogum: 50 Best Albums of 2013
  14. Q: 50 Best Albums of 2013
  15. Fact: 50 Best Albums of 2013