Year-End Lists

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Magnet: Top 25 Albums of 2013

09 December 2013

Magnet Magazine: Top 25 Albums of 2013

[see also 2017, 2016, 2015, 2012, 2011]

  1. Okkervil RiverThe Silver Gymnasium
  2. Neko CaseThe Worse Things Get, The Harder I Fight, The Harder I Fight, The More I Love You
  3. Yo La TengoFade
  4. Atoms for PeaceAmok
  5. The NationalTrouble Will Find Me
  6. DeerhunterMonomania
  7. SuperchunkI Hate Music
  8. Daft PunkRandom Access Memories
  9. David YowTonight You Look Like a Spider
  10. FoxygenWe Are the 21st Century Ambassadors of Peace & Magic
  11. SavagesSilence Yourself
  12. My Bloody Valentinembv
  13. ChvrchesThe Bones Of What You Believe
  14. Guided By VoicesEnglish Little League
  15. PolvoSiberia
  16. Kurt VileWakin on a Pretty Daze
  17. Wesley StaceSelf-Titled
  18. Pissed JeansHoneys
  19. Vampire WeekendModern Vampires of the City
  20. Bill CallahanDream River
  21. Dr. DogB-Room
  22. Eleanor FriedbergerPersonal Record
  23. Nick Cave & the Bad SeedsPush the Sky Away
  24. HaimDays Are Gone
  25. PhosphorescentMuchacho