7.19.2005

a list a day keeps the rock snob at bay

Obviously this list is severely limited by what I own, which is severely limited by how much money I have. So, obv, take it with a grain of salt.

My ever-evolving Top 50 of the Decade So Far (2000-now)

1. The Microphones - The Glow, pt.2
2. Radiohead - Kid A
3. Interpol - Turn On the Bright Lights
4. Sufjan Stevens - Greetings from Michigan: The Great Lakes State
5. Gravenhurst - Flashlight Seasons
6. The Notwist - Neon Golden
7. Missy Elliott - Miss E... So Addictive
8. The Postal Service - Give Up
9. ...And You Will Know Them by the Trail of Dead - Source Tags & Codes
10. Modest Mouse - The Moon and Antarctica
11.
Kanye West - The College Dropout
12. Interpol - Antics
13. Modest Mouse - Good News for People Who Love Bad News
14. Dizzee Rascal - Boy in Da Corner

15. Wilco - Yankee Hotel Foxtrot
16. Madvillain - Madvillainy
17,
Elliott Smith - Figure 8
18. Radiohead - Hail to the Thief
19. The Streets - Original Pirate Material
20.
Outkast - Speakerboxxx/The Love Below
21. The Mars Volta - Deloused in the Comatorium
22. Q and Not U - Different Damage
23. Aphex Twin - 26 Mixes for Cash
24.
The Streets - A Grand Don't Come for Free
25. Bjork - Medulla
26. Radiohead - Amnesiac
27. The Microphones -
It Was Hot, We Stayed In the Water
28. Sufjan Stevens - Seven Swans
29. Iron & Wine - Our Endless Numbered Days
30. The Microphones - Mount Eerie
31. Outkast - Stankonia
32. Sufjan Stevens - Illinois
33. Jimmy Eat World - Clarity

34. The New Pornographers - Mass Romance
35. Dntel - Life Is Full of Possibilities
36.
Spoon - Girls Can Tell
37. The Strokes - Is This It
38. The Shins - Chutes Too Narrow
39. Tori Amos - Scarlet's Walk

40. Mogwai - Happy Songs for Happy People
41. At the Drive-In - The Relationship of Command
42. Wilco - A Ghost Is Born
43. Q And Not U - No Kill No Beep Beep
44.
The Books - The Lemon of Pink
45. Thursday - Full Collapse
46. Scissor Sisters - Scissor Sisters
47. The Soft Pink Truth - Do You Want New Wave or Do You Want The Soft Pink Truth?
48. Arcade Fire - Funeral
49. Death Cab for Cutie - We Have the Facts and We're Voting Yes
50. The Decemberists - Castaways & Cutouts

runners-up: Ben Folds - Rockin' the Suburbs / Death Cab for Cutie - The Photo Album / Deerhoof - Milk Man / Deftones - White Pony / The Dismemberment Plan - Change / Dizzee Rascal - Showtime / Elefant - Sunlight Makes Me Paranoid / The Flaming Lips - Yoshimi Battles the Pink Robots / Four Tet - Rounds / Iron & Wine - The Creek Drank the Cradle / Jimmy Eat World - Bleed American / Madonna - Music / Mindless Self Indulgence - Frankenstein Girls Will Look Strangely Sexy / Missy Elliott - Under Construction / The Rapture - Echoes / Rufus Wainwright - Poses / Rufus Wainwright - Want Two / The Shins - Oh Inverted World / Tori Amos - Strange Little Girls / Xiu Xiu - Fabulous Muscles / The Yeah Yeah Yeahs - Fever to Tell

*I'm not including EP's, though let's hear it for Iron & Wine's Woman King, eh?

2 Comments:

At 10:04 AM, Blogger ian said...

DUDE WHITE FUCKING PONY IS SOOOO MUCH BETTER THEN SCARLET'S FUCKING RETARD WALK!!

 
At 12:44 PM, Blogger Vic said...

dude, as a gay man you know my allegiances lie much closer with a red-haired vixen diva than with a scary fat dude named Chino. ewww... Chino.

 

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