Year-End Lists

Notable, browsable lists. 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. American Songwriter: Top 50 Albums of 2012
  2. Uncut: 75 Best Albums of 2012
  3. Rolling Stone: Top 50 Albums of 2012
  4. Sonic: 25 Best Albums of 2012
  5. Slant: 25 Best Albums of 2012
  6. Mojo: 50 Best Albums of 2012
  7. Pazz & Jop: Top 100 Albums of 2012
  8. Les Inrocks: Top 100 Albums of 2012
  9. FasterLouder: Top 50 Albums of 2012
  10. Spinner: 50 Best Albums of 2012
  11. Drowned in Sound: 100 Favourite Albums of 2012
  12. Rolling Stone: 100 Best Albums of the 2010s