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. Epitonic: Top 40 Albums of 2011
  2. Drowned in Sound: Favourite Albums of 2011
  3. Clash: Top 40 Albums of 2011
  4. Exclaim: 30 Best Pop & Rock Albums of 2011
  5. Under the Radar: Top 80 Albums of 2011
  6. Paste: 50 Best Albums of 2011
  7. Mojo: Best Albums of 2011
  8. Piccadilly Records: Albums of 2011
  9. musicOMH: Top 50 Albums of 2011
  10. Prefix: Top Albums of 2011
  11. Les Inrocks: 100 Best Albums of 2011
  12. Obscure Sound: Best Albums of 2011
  13. Guardian: Best Albums of 2011
  14. American Songwriter: Top 50 Albums of 2011