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. Decibel: Top 40 Albums of 2012
  2. Spin: 50 Best Albums of 2012
  3. Beats Per Minute: Top 50 Albums of 2012
  4. Pitchfork: Top 50 Albums of 2012
  5. Pazz & Jop: Top 100 Albums of 2012