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. Bob Boilen: 11 Favorite Albums of 2011
  2. Magnet: Top 20 Albums of 2011
  3. Drowned in Sound: Favourite Albums of 2011
  4. American Songwriter: Top 50 Albums of 2011
  5. BBC: Top 25 Albums of 2011
  6. Gigwise: Top 50 Albums of 2011
  7. DIY: Albums of 2011
  8. PopMatters: 75 Best Albums of 2011