Hey all, DJ Snazzy Lazzy here.
Last night on Takes On Tones I went over some of my top albums and discoveries of 2012. I didn’t rank the albums, because there’s really no point. My feelings about albums change day to day and listen to listen. But here, for your enjoyment, I have the official
Takes On Tones Top 10 Albums & Discoveries of 2012:
- Beach House – Bloom
- Ladyhawk – No Can Do
- Death Grips – The Money Store
- The Mountain Goats – Transcendental Youth
- Grizzly Bear – Shields
- Twin Shadow – Confess
- Godspeed You! Black Emperor – ‘Allelujah! Don’t Bend! Ascend!
- Fiona Apple – The Idler Wheel Is Wiser Than The Driver Of The Screw & Whipping Cords Will Serve You More Than Ropes Will Ever Do
- Bear In Heaven – I Love You, It’s Cool
- Jack White – Blunderbuss
Best Discoveries of 2012:
- Built To Spill – Perfect From Now On (1997)
- Fleetwood Mac – Rumours (1977)
- Slowdive – Souvlaki (1993)
- A Tribe Called Quest – The Low End Theory (1991)
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