Tuesday, 31 January 2012

A listing of some of my favourite albums from last year:

Artist / Band Title
Acid House Kings Music Sounds Better With You
Alcoholic Faith Mission Ask Me This
Amanda Palmer Amanda Palmer Goes Down Under
An Horse Walls
Anna Calvi Anna Calvi
The Answering Machine Lifeline
Army Navy The Last Place
arrange Plantation
Bright Eyes The People's Key
Burning Hotels, The Burning Hotels
Catnaps Why Don't You Whisper?
Chalk And Numbers He Knew [EP]
Cold War Kids Mine Is Yours
Cut Off Your Hands Hollow
Dear Reader Idealistic Animals
Death Cab for Cutie Codes and Keys
Decemberists, The The King Is Dead
Delay Trees Before I Go Go [EP]
Det Vackra Livet Det Vackra Livet
Dum Dum Girls Only In Dreams
Fleet Foxes Helplessness Blues
Florence + The Machine Ceremonials
Fredrik Flora
Friend, The Athletic Girls
Friska Viljor The Beginning of the Beginning of the End
Go! Team, The Rolling Blackouts
Grates, The Secret Rituals
Handsome Furs Sound Kapital
Heather Nova Higher Ground [EP]
Heather Nova 300 Days At Sea
Hey Rosetta! Seeds
Hush Now, The Memos
I'm from Barcelona Forever Today
J Mascis Several Shades of Why
Jack Ladder Hurtsville
The Joy Formidable The Big Roar
La Sera La Sera
Laura Jansen Bells
Laura Jean A Fool Who'll
The Leisure Society Into The Murky Water
Lenka Two
Letting Up Despite Great Faults Paper Crush [EP]
Low C'mon
Lydia Paint it Golden
Lykke Li Wounded Rhymes
M83 Hurry Up, We're Dreaming
Memphis Here Comes A City
Miss Li Beats & Bruises
Misty Miller Misty Miller
Moonface Organ Music Not Vibraphone Like I’d Hoped
My Enhanced Little Rhubarb In Memory of Rupert Cloud
My Little Pony Making Marks
Oh No Oh My People Problems
Okkervil River I Am Very Far
The Pains of Being Pure at Heart Belong
The Raveonettes Raven in the Grave
Ruby Coast Whatever This Is
The Rural Alberta Advantage Departing
Seapony Go With Me
Secret Cities Strange Hearts
Smith Westerns Dye It Blonde
Sounds, The Something To Die For
Sparkadia The Great Impression
The Spirits RED [EP]
Spokes Everyone I Ever Met
The Still City Brittle Bones [EP]
Taken By Cars Dualist
Tennis Cape Dory
Tom Waits Bad As Me
The Vaccines What Did You Expect From The Vaccines?

We Were Promised Jetpacks In the Pit of the Stomach
The Wild Swans The Coldest Winter For A Hundred Years
The Wombats The Wombats Proudly Present...This Modern Glitch
Young Galaxy Shapeshifting
Young Rebel Set Curse Our Love
Yuck Yuck
Zoey Van Goey Propeller Versus Wings
Zola Jesus Conatus