Monday, December 22, 2008

Top Albums of 2008

After much deliberation, the Covert Curiosity top 25 of 2008.

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1. Deerhunter - Microcastle


2. Dead Confederate - Wrecking Ball


3. Portishead - Third


4. Fleet Foxes - Fleet Foxes


5. TV On The Radio - Dear Science


6. The Walkmen - You & Me


7. Hercules and Love Affair - Hercules and Love Affair


8. Shearwater - Rook


9. The Sword - Gods Of The Earth


10. High Places - High Places


11. DJ/rupture - Uproot


12. Fuck Buttons - Street Horrrsing


13. Girl Talk - Feed The Animals


14. Women - Women


15. Ooga Boogas - Romance and Adventure


16. Ratatat - LP3


17. Beach House - Devotion


18. Plants and Animals - Parc Avenue


19. White Denim - Workout Holiday


20. Hot Chip - Made In The Dark


21. Titus Andronicus - The Airing of Grievances



22. Parts & Labor - Receivers


23. The Mae Shi - HLLLYH


24. Crystal Castles - Crystal Castles


25. The Black Angels - Directions To See A Ghost


Honorable Mention

Q-Tip - "The Renaissance"


Jay Reatard - Matador Singles '08


Torche - Meanderthal


Beck - Modern Guilt

The Dodos - Visiter

5 comments:

Anonymous said...

very good list
thanks for all your hard work
keep it going

André Ramiro said...

Very cool...
How can I send a brazilian´s post-post-rock band CD?
Thanks and keep working!
cheersss

McCrank said...

great list and some awesome bands. NYTaper has a recent Derhunter show up on his site. What is the best up-coming albums of 2009?

-McCrank

McCrank's Juke

Lux said...

This is a perfect list. Great job as usual.

Mr. Curiosity said...

Thanks for the feedback!