Editorials Cloud Nothings

Published on December 17th, 2012 | by Danger


Danger’s Best of 2012

Just The Tip Top

By Alex Danger Stewart

Top 10 Albums of 2012

  1. CloudCloud Nothings- Attack On Memory
  2. Sharon Van Etten- Tramp
  3. The Men- Open Your Heart
  4. Lambchop- Mr.  M
  5. Walkmen- Heaven
  6. Hospitality- Hospitality
  7. Regina Spektor — What We Saw From the Cheap Seats
  8. Titus Andronicus — Local Business
  9. David Byrne & St Vincent — Love This Giant
  10. Grizzly Bear — Shields 

Near Misses

  1. Wire Sparrows — The Love of a Loved Life
  2. Wild Nothing — Nocturne
  3. Dowsing- It’s Still Pretty Terrible
  4. Converge — All We Love We Leave Behind
  5. Allo Darlin — Europe

Hey They Listened!

Two years ago I complained that I wasn’t able to include the The Walkmen’s previous album, Lisbon, on my top 10 list because it takes me a full 6 months to fully appreciate the quality of their albums and Lisbon was released in September of that year. What nerve. But hey!  Someone in the organization read my complaint (yeah that’s the explanation), Heaven came out this past May, and it’s tremendous!

- ADS 

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About the Author

Alex Danger Stewart likes to write about music and other things for sockmonkeysound.com. He uses words and sometimes scribbles. Words seem to work best.

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