Year-End Lists

A browsable archive of notable year-end lists. Follow the link for each list to see essential commentary from its author, at the source.

2011

Skandies: 20 Best Films of 2011

28 February 2012

Skandies: 20 Best Films of 2011 [a poll of about 40 cinephiles]

Pazz & Jop: Top 100 Albums of 2011

19 January 2012

Whokill - Tune-Yards

Pazz & Jop: Top 100 Albums of 2011 (an annual poll of critics, published by The Village Voice)

[see also 2018201720162015201420132012]

Cinema Scope: Top Ten Films of 2011

13 January 2012

This is Not a Film - Jafar Panahi & Mojtaba Mirtahmasb

Cinema Scope: Top Ten Films of 2011

[see also 202120202010s20192018201720162015201420132012]

Special Mentions

Los Angeles Times: Margaret Wappler: Top 10 Albums of 2011

12 January 2012

Whokill - Tune-Yards

Margaret Wappler: Top 10 Albums of 2011, as published by The Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles Times: Todd Martens: Top 15 Albums of 2011

12 January 2012

Sin Sin Sin - Le Butcherettes

Todd Martens: Top 15 Albums of 2011, as published by The Los Angeles Times

Bleep: Top 10 Albums of 2011

10 January 2012

SyMeta - Byetone

Bleep: Top 10 Albums of 2011

Hot Press: Top 30 Albums of 2011

10 January 2012

Let England Shake - PJ Harvey

Hot Press: Top 30 Albums of 2011

Rip It Up: 10 Best Albums of 2011

10 January 2012

Let England Shake - PJ Harvey

Rip It Up: 10 Best Albums of 2011

Guitar World: Top 50 Albums of 2011

10 January 2012

Wasting Light - Foo Fighters

Guitar World: Top 50 Albums of 2011

Austin Chronicle: Margaret Moser: Top 10 Albums of 2011

10 January 2012

Blessed - Lucinda Williams

Margaret Moser: Top 10 Albums of 2011, as published by The Austin Chronicle