Top 50 Albums of 2012: Eric’s List


Love This GIant50. David Byrne & St. Vincent — Love This Giant
Indie’s kooky ingenue and New Wave’s kooky uncle team up to make brainy/brassy tunes.

Crystal Castles - III49. Crystal Castles (III)
The best and most pessimistic laser tag arena soundtrack this year.

Devotion48. Jessie Ware  Devotion
Baby-making slow jams for millennials, courtesy of Sade’s heiress-apparent.

Niki & The Dove - Instinct47. Niki & The Dove — Instinct
Swedish pop for ravers who prefer peyote to molly.

Big Boi - VLADR46. Big Boi Vicious Lies and Dangerous Rumors
Good old-fashioned Southern rap with remarkable cross-genre intelligence.

Mumford Babel45. Mumford & Sons Babel
Ding-uh-dang-uh-dung-uh-BONK, banjos, earnestness. Sounds like one long song; at least it’s a good song.

Dan-Deacon-America44. Dan Deacon America
Thrilling bleeps and bloops for the politically minded.

sucre_a-minor-bird43. Sucré — A Minor Bird
Forget Hospitality: This is the sweetest and breeziest confection of the year.

littlewillies-forthegoodtimes42. The Little Willies — For the Good Times
Norah Jones…

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