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. Fly: Top 50 Albums of 2011
  2. NME: Best Albums of 2011
  3. Gigwise: Top 50 Albums of 2011
  4. Les Inrocks: 100 Best Albums of 2011
  5. PopMatters: 75 Best Albums of 2011
  6. NME: Greatest Albums of the Decade