Jun 30, 2010

The Halfway Report: Top Albums

We're about halfway through 2010 now and while it's been another solid six months of good music, it's been a little more top-heavy this time around. I've listened to my favorites over and over, while rarely returning to any albums beyond they top 30 or so. Here are my top 20 of the year so far. Feel free to throw in any of your favorites in the comments.

1. Trampled by Turtles - Palomino
2. Austin Collins - Wrong Control
3. Band of Horses - Infinite Arms
4. Joe Pug - Messenger
5. Kasey Anderson - Nowhere Nights
6. Rodney Hayden - Tavern of Poets
7. Truth & Salvage Co. - s/t
8. Drive-by Truckers - The Big To-Do
9. Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings - I Learned the Hard Way
10. Dirty Sweet - American Spiritual
11. The Dillinger Escape Plan - Option Paralysis
12. Great American Taxi - Reckless Habits
13. Against Me! - White Crosses
14. Hellbound Glory - Old Highs and New Lows
15. The Roots - How I Got Over
16. Phosphorescent - Here's to Taking It Easy
17. Johnny Cash - American VI: Ain't No Grave
18. Blitzen Trapper - Destroyer of the Void
19. Reckless Kelly - Somewhere in Time
20. The Black Keys - Brothers


  1. Have you heard Ray Wylie Hubbard's latest album?

  2. Some favourites of mine, not covered above

    The Sadies - Darker Circles
    Elizabeth Cook - Welder
    Pete Molinari - A Train Bound for Glory
    Peter Case - Wig
    Cadillac Sky - Letters in the Deep



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