Top Albums of 2012

  1. Ceu – Caravana Sereia Bloom
  2. Japandroids – Celebration Rock
  3. Father John Misty – Fear Fun
  4. Andrew Bird – Break It Yourself
  5. Michael Kiwanuka – Home Again
  6. Fiona Apple – The Idler Wheel…
  7. Tame Impala – Lonerism
  8. First Aid Kit – The Lion’s Roar
  9. Allah Las – Allah-Las
  10. Jessica Pratt – S/T
  11. Calvin Love – New Radar
  12. Sharon Van Etten – Tramp
  13. Spiritualized – Sweet Heart Sweet Light
  14. Grizzly Bear – Shields
  15. Cat Power – Sun
  16. The Walkmen – Heaven
  17. Lord Huron – Lonesome Dreams
  18. Dirty Projectors – Swing Lo Magellan
  19. The Orwells – Remember When
  20. Ariel Pink’s Haunted Graffiti – Mature Themes
  21. Ty Segall – Slaughterhouse/Twins
  22. Frank Ocean – channel ORANGE
  23. Swans – The Seer
  24. Beach House – Bloom
  25. Schoolboy Q – Habits & Contradictions
  26. Lower Dens – Nootropics
  27. Godspeed You! Black Emperor – Allelujah! Don’t Bend! Ascend!
  28. Santigold – Master of My Make-Believe
  29. How to Dress Well – Total Loss
  30. Chromatics – Kill for Love
  31. Tu Fawning – A Monument
  32. Liars – WIXIW
  33. Grimes – Visions
  34. Dr. John – Locked Down
  35. Purity Ring – Shrines
  36. Dean Blunt & Inga Copeland – Black Is Beautiful
  37. Debo Band – S/T
  38. Kendrick Lamar – good kid, m.A.A.d. city
  39. Cloud Nothings – Attack On Memory
  40. Woods – Bend Beyond
  41. Holy Other – Held
  42. Melody’s Echo Chamber – S/T
  43. Jessie Ware – Devotion
  44. Divine Fits – A Thing Called Divine Fits
  45. Frankie Rose – Interstellar
  46. The Shins – Port of Morrow
  47. The xx – Coexist
  48. Jack White – Blunderbuss
  49. Django Django – S/T
  50. Daphni – JIAOLONG

Honorable Mention: Antony & The Johnsons – Cut The World