Wednesday, December 3, 2008

The Results are in: more Year End Lists to agree or disagree with

With the days to the New Year dwindling down, more of the popular Year end lists continue to pile in. The latest to put their two cents into the fray, are two of the big music magazine's out of the UK, Mojo and Uncut, along with one of the biggest music blogs in the States, Gorilla vs Bear.
Here's what made their lists:

Mojo's Top 50 albums:
50 Oasis - Dig Out Your Soul
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10 Neil Diamond - Home Before Dark
9 The Bug - London Zoo
8 The Week That Was - The Week That Was
7 Glasvegas - Glasvegas
6 The Hold Steady - Stay Positive
5 Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds - Dig, Lazarus, Dig!!!
4 Bon Iver - For Emma, Forever Ago
3 Paul Weller - 22 Dreams
2 The Last Shadow Puppets - The Age Of The Understatement
1 Fleet Foxes - Fleet Foxes

Gorilla vs. Bear Top 20 albums:
20 Diplo & Santogold- Top Ranking
19 Lykke Li- Youth Novels
18- Department of Eagles- In Ear Park
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5 Q Tip- The Rennaissance
4 Vivian Girls- Vivian Girls
3 Erykhah Badu- New Ameriykah Pt 1
2 Grouper- Dragging A Dead Dear Up A Hill
1 White Denim- Explosion

Uncut's Top 50:
50 Mercury Rev - Snowflake Midnight
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42 Metallica - Death Magnetic
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10 Paul Weller - 22 Dreams
9 Kings Of Leon - Only By The Night
8 Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds - Dig!!! Lazarus, Dig!!!
7 Neon Neon - Stainless Style
6 Elbow - The Seldom Seen Kid
5 Vampire Weekend - Vampire Weekend
4 Bon Iver - For Emma, Forever Ago
3 TV On The Radio - Dear Science
2 Fleet Foxes - Fleet Foxes
1 Portishead - Third

2 comments:

Lizzy said...

it's interesting to not the differences between the UK lists and American one's. Don't think you'll see Oasis place on any US lists

revrb11 said...

seriously cannot beleive Mojo has Neil Diamond in the top 10 ....Hello!!!