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. Antiquiet: 20 Best Albums of 2011
  2. Ology: Top 15 Indie/Alternative Albums of 2011
  3. Clash: Top 40 Albums of 2011
  4. Piccadilly Records: Albums of 2011
  5. Magnet: Top 20 Albums of 2011
  6. Rolling Stone: 50 Best Albums of 2011
  7. FasterLouder: Best Albums of 2011
  8. Pazz & Jop: Top 100 Albums of 2011
  9. Les Inrocks: 100 Best Albums of 2011