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.

Antiquiet: 20 Best Albums of 2013

31 December 2013

Antiquiet: 20 Best Albums of 2013

[see also 2014, 2011]

  1. Queens of the Stone Age…Like Clockwork
  2. Arctic MonkeysAM
  3. Nine Inch NailsHesitation Marks
  4. Atoms for PeaceAmok
  5. EminemThe Marshall Mathers LP 2
  6. Pearl JamLightning Bolt
  7. Black Rebel Motorcycle ClubSpecter at the Feast
  8. ClutchEarth Rocker
  9. Portugal. The ManEvil Friends
  10. David BowieThe Next Day
  11. LordePure Heroine
  12. TrickyFalse Idols
  13. Kanye WestYeezus
  14. Arcade FireReflektor
  15. How to Destroy AngelsWelcome to Oblivion
  16. Russian CirclesMemorial
  17. JunipJunip
  18. Janelle MonáeThe Electric Lady
  19. PalmsPalms
  20. Biffy ClyroOpposites