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Friday, January 13, 2006

The Top 10 Albums of 2005

Here are my favorite albums from this past year. I will elaborate on each album in future posts. If you buy an album from this list and are not happy with your purchase, I will buy the CD from you for $5 and first class shipping costs.

#10 Shuggie Otis Inspiration Information







#9 Thievery Corporation The Cosmic Game







#8 Wolf Parade Apologies to the Queen Mary







#7 Bright Eyes Digital Ash in a Digital Urn







#6 Kings of Leon Aha Shake Heartbreak







#5 The Game The Documentary







#4 Wilco Kicking Television: Live in Chicago







#3 Bloc Party Silent Alarm







#2 My Morning Jacket Z







#1 Beck Guero







Honorable Mentions: Sufjan Stevens Illinois, Death Cab for Cutie Plans, Kanye West Late Registration, Spoon Gimme Fiction, Feist Let it Die, Jack Johnson In Between Dreams, Matisyahu Live at Stubbs, Josh Rouse Nashville
Albums that Disappointed: The Dandy Warhols Odditorium or Warlords of Mars, Dave Matthews Band Stand Up, Sun Kil Moon Tiny Cities Made of Ashes, The Ryan Adams Trilogy, The New Pornographers Twin Cinema
Bands Releasing the Most Anticipated Albums of Early 2006: The Flaming Lips, Cat Power, Jack Johnson's Curious George soundtrack, Belle and Sebastian, Tortoise/Bonnie Prince Billy, Radiohead