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. Tiny Mix Tapes: Favorite 100 Music Releases of the Decade
  2. Tiny Mix Tapes: Favorite 50 Albums of 2012
  3. Quietus: 75 Favorite Albums of 2012
  4. Gorilla vs. Bear: 50 Best Albums of 2012
  5. Wire: Top 50 Releases of 2012
  6. Gorilla vs. Bear: Albums of the Decade
  7. Pazz & Jop: Top 100 Albums of 2012