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. Stephen Thompson: 10 Favorite Albums of 2011
  2. Bob Boilen: 11 Favorite Albums of 2011
  3. Randall Roberts: 10 Favorite Albums of 2011
  4. musicOMH: Top 50 Albums of 2011
  5. Guardian: Best Albums of 2011
  6. Clash: Top 40 Albums of 2011
  7. Mojo: Best Albums of 2011
  8. Austin Town Hall: Top 50 Albums of 2011
  9. Piccadilly Records: Albums of 2011
  10. Q: Top 50 Albums of 2011
  11. Rise: Records of the Year 2011