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Top 90 of 2012, Top 90s | Jan 01, 2013

The Top 90 of 2012 – The Entire List

  1. MUMFORD & SONS – Babel
  2. THE BLACK KEYS – El Camino
  3. THE LUMINEERS – The Lumineers
  4. BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN – Wrecking Ball
  5. THE AVETT BROTHERS – The Carpenter
  6. RED WANTING BLUE – From The Vanishing Point
  7. QUINCY MUMFORD & THE REASON WHY – Live At The Saint
  8. OF MONSTERS AND MEN – My Head Is An Animal
  9. 7HORSE – Let The 7 Horse Run
  10. ALABAMA SHAKES – Boys And Girls
  11. JACK WHITE – Blunderbuss
  12. THE GASLIGHT ANTHEM – Handwritten
  13. GRACE POTTER & THE NOCTURNALS – The Lion The Beast The Beat
  14. DAVE MATTHEWS BAND – Away From The World
  15. GOTYE – Making Mirrors
  16. JOE BONAMASSA – Driving Towards The Daylight
  17. THE WALLFLOWERS – Glad All Over
  18. NORAH JONES – Little Broken Hearts
  19. ALEJANDRO ESCOVEDO – Big Station
  20. NEIL YOUNG & CRAZY HORSE – Americana
  21. JOHN MAYER – Born And Raised
  22. BEN FOLDS FIVE – The Sound Of The Life Of The Mind
  23. BOB DYLAN – Tempest
  24. NADA SURF – The Stars Are Indifferent To Astronomy
  25. CALEXICO – Algiers
  26. JOHN HIATT – Mystic Pinball
  27. NEIL YOUNG & CRAZY HORSE – Psychedelic Pill
  28. SNOW PATROL – Fallen Empires
  29. VAN MORRISON – Born To Sing: No Plan B
  30. THE SHINS – Port Of Morrow
  31. AIMEE MANN – Charmer
  32. BAND OF HORSES – Mirage Rock
  33. THE ROLLING STONES – GRRR! Greatest Hits
  34. BONNIE RAITT – Slipstream
  35. RYAN ADAMS – iTunes Session
  36. GARBAGE – Not Your Kind Of People
  37. GOOD OLD WAR – Come Back As Rain
  38. DONALD FAGEN – Sunken Condos
  39. JUSTIN TOWNES EARLE – Nothing’s Gonna Change The Way You Feel About Me Now
  40. TEDESCHI TRUCKS BAND – Everybody’s Talkin’
  41. MATT O’REE BAND – Matt O’Ree Band EP
  42. RADIOHEAD – From The Basement DVD
  43. SHAWN COLVIN – All Fall Down
  44. DELTA SPIRIT – Delta Spirit
  45. COUNTING CROWS – Underwater Sunshine
  46. GARY CLARK JR. – Blak And Blu
  47. JOHN EDDIE – Same Old Brand New Me
  48. RIVER CITY EXTENSION – Don’t Let The Sun Go Down On Your Anger
  49. JOE WALSH – Analog Man
  50. JOSS STONE – The Soul Sessions, Vol 2
  51. JOSH RITTER – Bringing In The Darlings
  52. DAR WILLIAMS – In The Time Of Gods
  53. GRAHAM PARKER & THE RUMOUR – Three Chords Good
  54. DR. JOHN – Locked Down
  55. CORY CHISEL & THE WANDERING SONS – Old Believers
  56. SCARS ON 45 – Scars On 45
  57. THE dB’S – Falling Off The Sky
  58. CITIZEN COPE – One Lovely Day
  59. STEVE FORBERT – Over With You
  60. ANI DiFRANCO – Which Side Are You On?
  61. DIANA KRALL – Glad Rag Doll
  62. BENJAMIN GIBBARD – Former Lives
  63. GREEN DAY – Uno!
  64. GLEN HANSARD – Rhythm And Repose
  65. MINDY SMITH – Mindy Smith
  66. GOV’T MULE – The Georgia Bootleg Box
  67. KAISER CHIEFS – Start The Revolution Without Me
  68. JIMMY CLIFF – Rebirth
  69. SLIGHTLY STOOPID – Top Of The World
  70. JUSTIN JONES – Fading Light
  71. PATTI SMITH – Banga
  72. J.D. McPHERSON – Signs & Signifiers
  73. THE WHIGS – Enjoy The Company
  74. WARREN HAYNES BAND – Live At The Moody Theater
  75. ANDERS OSBORNE – Black Eye Galaxy
  76. BRANDI CARLILE – Bear Creek
  77. IAN HUNTER & THE RANT BAND – When I’m President
  78. IMELDA MAY – More Mayhem
  79. TIFT MERRITT – Traveling Alone
  80. THE SMASHING PUMPKINS – Oceania
  81. CHARLIE MARS – Blackberry Light
  82. PUNCH BROTHERS – Who’s Feeling Young Now?
  83. LUCERO – Women And Work
  84. JULIANA HATFIELD – Juliana Hatfield
  85. NILS LOFGREN – Old School
  86. CRAIG FINN – Clear Heart Full Eyes
  87. THE DUNWELLS – Blind Sighted Faith
  88. GREEN DAY – Dos!
  89. SANTANA – Shape Shifter
  90. KEVIN BOWE & THE OKEMAH PROPHETS – Natchez Trace
Staff Lists | Dec 21, 2012

Michele McBride’s Top 10 of 2012

In no particular order

  • THE AVETT BROTHERS – The Carpenter
  • THE LUMINEERS – The Lumineers
  • THE SAW DOCTORS – The Further Adventures Of…
  • MUMFORD & SONS – Babel
  • MATT O’REE BAND – Matt O’Ree Band EP
  • BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN – Wrecking Ball
  • RED WANTING BLUE – From The Vanishing Point
  • QUINCY MUMFORD & THE REASON WHY – Live At The Saint
  • THE CRANBERRIES – Roses
  • WIDESPREAD PANIC – Wood
Staff Lists | Dec 21, 2012

Tom Brennan’s Top Albums of 2012

  1. THE BLACK KEYS  –  El Camino
  2. ARIEL PINK’S HAUNTED GRAFFITI  –  Mature Themes
  3. DONALD FAGEN  –  Sunken Condos
  4. QUINCY MUMFORD & THE REASON WHY  –  Live At The Saint
  5. BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN  –  Wrecking Ball
  6. JIMMY CLIFF  –  Rebirth
  7. DR DOG  –  Be The Void
  8. BEN FOLDS FIVE  –  The Sound Of The Life Of The Mind
  9. RADIOHEAD  –  From The Basement DVD
  10. THE HEAVY  –  The Glorious Dead
Staff Lists | Dec 21, 2012

Margaret Cristell’s Top Albums of 2012

No particular order

RUFUS WAINWRIGHT – Out of the Game
FIRST AID KIT – The Lion’s Roar
NICK WATERHOUSE – Time’s All Gone
DRAGONETTE – Bodyparts
CHARLIE MARS – Blackberry Light
BETH ORTON – Sugaring Season
MARTHA WAINWRIGHT – Come Home to Mama
TAME IMPALA – Lonerism
KIMBRA – Vows
LOUDON WAINWRIGHT III – Older Than My Old Man Now

Staff Lists | Dec 21, 2012

Jeff Raspe’s Top Albums of 2012

Alphabetically listing

MAJOR LABEL RELEASES
Band Of Horses – Mirage Rock
Bruce Springsteen – Wrecking Ball
Jimmy Cliff – Rebirth
John Mayer – Born & Raised
Scars On 45 – Scars On 45
The Avett Brothers – The Carpenter
The Gaslight Anthem – Handwritten
The Wallflowers – Glad All Over

INDEPENDENT LABEL RELEASES
Alejandro Escovedo – Big Station
Amy Ray – Lung Of Love
Bob Mould – Silver Age
Craig Finn – Clear Heart Full Eyes
Del Fuegos – Silver Star
Dr Dog – Be The Void
Family Of The Year – Loma Vista
Glen Hansard – Rhythm And Repose
Graham Parker & The Rumour – Three Chords Good
Ian Hunter & The Rant Band – When I’m President
Jeffrey Gaines – Live In Europe
Jess Klein – Behind A Veil
Joe Pug – The Great Despiser
John Eddie – Same Old Brand New Me
Julia Stone – By The Horns
Justin Townes Earle – Nothing’s Gonna Change The Way You Feel About Me Now
Jukebox The Ghost – Safe Travels
Michael McDermott – Hit Me Back
Mindy Smith – Mindy Smith
Nada Surf – The Stars Are Indifferent To Astronomy
Patrick Fitzsimmons – Hope Is
Paul Weller – Sonik Kicks
Pete Donnelly – When You Come Home
River City Extension – Don’t Let The Sun Go Down On Your Anger
The dB’s – Falling Off The Sky
The Dunwells – Blind Sighted Faith
The Front Bottoms – The Front Bottoms
The Lumineers – The Lumineers
The Mastersons – Birds Fly South
The Tallest Man On Earth – There’s No Leaving Now
Tift Merritt – Traveling Alone

LOCAL RELEASES
Anthony D’Amato – Paper Back Bones
Arlan Feiles & The Broken Hearted – Weeds Kill The Flowers
Bern & The Brights – Work
Cara Salimando – The Moving Ahead
Elevator Art – Martian Diver
Gerald Edward – Side A/Side B
Lightning Jar – So Long Traveler
The Brixton Riot – Palace Amusements
The Doughboys – Shakin’ Our Souls
Thomas Wesley Stern – American Pain
Val Emmich – Bulldozzzer
Various Artists – The Wrong Crowd Presents…
Wakah Chan – The Art Of Compromise

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