Albums Of The Year
In addition to writing the individual reviews, I write up a piece at the end of each year picking my favorite 10 - 25 albums of each particular year. It gives a pretty good insight into the things that I really enjoy, as well as an interesting look at how my tastes have progressed over the past several years.

My Favorite Albums of 2008
My Favorite 20 albums of 2007
My Favorite 20 albums of 2006
My Favorite 20 albums of 2005
My Favorite 20 albums of 2004
My Favorite 20 albums of 2003
My Favorite 20 Albums Of 2002
My Favorite 20 Albums Of 2001
My Favorite 20 Albums Of 2000
My Favorite 20 Albums Of 1999
My Favorite 15 Albums of 1998
My Favorite 15 Albums of 1997
My Favorite 10 Albums of 1996

In addition to writing my own lists, I've also been taking reader list submissions for the past several years. Without fail, I've discovered great things that I've missed throughout the years by reading through these lists.

Readers Lists of 2008
Readers Lists of 2007
Readers Lists of 2006
Readers Lists of 2005
Readers Lists of 2004
Readers Lists of 2003
Readers Lists of 2002
Readers Lists of 2001

RECENT REVIEWS
December 25th, 2008
Girl Talk - Feed The Animals (Illegal Art) Feed The Animals

Studio - Yearbook 2 (Information) Yearbook 2

December 18th, 2008
Ursula Bogner - Recordings 1969-1988 (Faitiche)

Good Stuff House - Endless Bummer (Root Strata)

Silent Land Time Machine - & Hope Still (Time-Lag / Indian Queen) And Hope Still

Xela - In Bocca al Lupo (Type)

December 11th, 2008
Brethren Of The Free Spirit - The Wolf Shall Also Dwell with the Lamb (Important)

Deerhunter - Microcastle / Weird Era Continued (Kranky)

Gang Gang Dance - Saint Dymphna (The Social Registry) Saint Dymphna

Max Tundra - Parallax Error Beheads You (Domino)

December 4th, 2008
Averkiou - Throwing Sparks (Clairecords)

Fennesz - Black Sea (Touch)

Johann Johannsson - Fordlandia (4AD)

Murcof - The Versailles Sessions (Leaf) The Versailles Sessions

The Sea And Cake - Car Alarm (Thrill Jockey)

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