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. Wire: Top 50 Releases of 2014
  2. Quietus: Top 100 Albums of 2014
  3. Pitchfork: Top 50 Albums of 2014
  4. Pretty Much Amazing: 60 Best Albums of 2014
  5. Drowned in Sound: 51 Favourite Albums of 2014
  6. Stereogum: 50 Best Albums of 2014
  7. A.V. Club: 20 Best Albums of 2014
  8. Uncut: 75 Best Albums of 2014
  9. Pazz & Jop: Top 100 Albums of 2014
  10. NME: Top 50 Albums of 2014
  11. Consequence of Sound: Top 50 Albums of 2014
  12. Tiny Mix Tapes: Favorite 50 Music Releases of 2014
  13. Mojo: 50 Best Albums of 2014
  14. Les Inrocks: 100 Best Albums of 2014