Year-End Lists

A hand-curated, browsable index of notable year-end lists. Follow the link for each list to see essential commentary from its author, at the source.


  1. Sound Opinions: Jim DeRogatis: 40 Favorite Albums of 2011
  2. Sound Opinions: Greg Kot: Top Albums of 2011
  3. Chicago Sun-Times: Thomas Conner: Top Albums of 2011
  4. Los Angeles Times: Todd Martens: Top 15 Albums of 2011
  5. Pazz & Jop: Top 100 Albums of 2011