The Top 50 Albums of 2010: 1-25

The Top 50 Albums of 2010: 1-25 {0}

Auld lang syne…
—Dan

1: Yeasayer – “Odd Blood”
2: Two Door Cinema Club – “Tourist History”
3: Miami Horror – “Illumination”
4: LCD Soundsystem – “This Is Happening”
5: Arcade Fire – “The Suburbs”
6: Monarchy – “Monarchy”
7: Hot Chip – “One Life Stand”
8: The Drums – “The Drums”
9: Kanye West – “My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy”
10: Holy Ghost! – “Static On The Wire”
11: Matt & Kim – “Sidewalks”
12: Vampire Weekend – “Contra”
13: Deerhunter – “Halcyon Digest”
14: Bag Raiders – “Bag Raiders”
15: Surfer Blood – “Astro Coast”
16: Teen Daze – “Four More Years”
17: Delphic – “Acolyte”
18: Girl Talk“All Day”
19: Toro Y Moi – “Causers Of This”
20: Tokyo Police Club – “Champ”
21: The Roots – “How I Got Over”
22: Ginger Ninja – “Wicked Map”
23: Chromeo – “Business Casual”
24: The Radio Dept. – “Clinging To a Scheme”
25: The Black Keys – “Brothers”

 
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The Top 50 Albums of 2010: 26-50

The Top 50 Albums of 2010: 26-50 {0}

Time to close out 2010 with my picks for the year’s Top 50 Albums. Please feel free to express your strong disagreement in my selections; just remember that “taste in music” is implicitly subjective and there can be no factually wrong or right preference. (All you haters just got GOT!!)

Anyway, I hope that everyone enjoys the holiday season! Let’s keep it going with the Top Albums of 2010: #26-50:

26: Foals – “Total Life Forever”
27: Beach House – “Teen Dream”
28: Delorean“Subiza”
29: Big Boi – “Sir Lucious Left Foot: The Son of Chico Dusty”
30: Broken Bells – “Broken Bells”
31: LexiconDon – “Pink + Blue”
32: Interpol“Interpol”
33: Kisses – “The Heart of the Nightlife”
34: Broken Social Scene – “Foregiveness Rock Records”
35: Ra Ra Riot – “The Orchard”
36: The National – “High Violet”
37: Steve Mason – “Boys Outside”
38: Grum – “Heartbeats”
39: Drake – “Thank Me Later”
40: Spoon – “Transference”
41: Parades – “Foreign Tapes”
42: Shy Child – “Liquid Love”
43: Ellie Goulding – “Lights”
44: Robyn – “Body Talk, Part 1″
45: Gorillaz – “Plastic Beach”
46: Hey Champ – “Star”
47: Tanlines – “Settings”
48: Gypsy & The Cat – “Gilgamesh”
49: Ratatat – “LP4″
50: Kele – “The Boxer”