Best Albums of 2010

Best Albums of 2010

by oz on June 15, 2010

Here is our list of the best albums of 2010.

1. The Black Keys , Brothers

2. Local Natives , Gorilla Manor (Review)

Local Natives – Sun Hands

Local Natives – Camera Talk

3. Ryan Bingham , Junky Star (Interview with Ryan Bingham)

4. Phosphorescent , Heres To Taking It Easy (Review)

Phosphorescent – Mermaid Parade

Phosphorescent – It’s Hard To Be Humble (When You’re From Alabama)

5. Delta Spirit , History From Below (Review)

Delta Spirit – Bushwick Blues

6. The Moondoggies , Tidelands (Review)

The Moondoggies – It’s a Shame, It’s a Pity

7. The Tallest Man on Earth , The Wild Hunt (Review)

The Tallest Man On Earth – King Of Spain

8. Joe Pug , Messenger (Review)

Joe Pug – The Sharpest Crown

9. Titus Andronicus , The Monitor (Review)

Titus Andronicus – A More Perfect Union

10. The Love Language , Libraries (Review)

Love Language – Heart To Tell

Hear more from our Live Session with The Love Language.

11. The Morning Benders , Big Echo (Review)

The Morning Benders – Excuses

12. Trampled By Turtles , Palomino (Review)

Trampled By Turtles – Wait So Long

13. Futurebirds , Hamptons Lullaby (Review)

Futurebirds – Johnny Utah

Futurebirds – Battle for Rome

14. Josh Ritter , So Runs The World Away (Review)

15. Drive-By Truckers – The Big To Do (Review)

Drive-By Truckers – This Fucking Job

16. Surfer Blood , Astro Coast (Review)

Surfer Blood – Floating Vibes

Surfer Blood – Swim (To Reach The End)

Hear more from our Live Session with Surfer Blood.

17. Spoon – Transference

18. Broken Bells – Self-Titled

19. The Arcade Fire – The Suburbs

20. Lost In the Trees , All Alone In An Empty House (Review)

Lost In The Trees – Walk Around The Lake

Lost In The Trees – Fireplace

Lost In The Trees – All Alone In An Empty House

21. Blitzen Trapper , Destroyer of the Void (Review)

Blitzen Trapper – Heaven and Earth

Blitzen Trapper – Dragon’s Song

22. The Dead Weather , Sea of Cowards

23. Dr. Dog , Shame Shame

Dr. Dog – Nobody Knows Who You Are

Dr. Dog – Stranger

24. The Walkmen , Lisbon

25. Justin Townes Earle , Harlem River Blues (Review)

Justin Townes Earle – Harlem River Blues

26. Dylan LeBlanc – Paupers Field (Review)

Dylan Leblanc – If Time Was For Wasting

27. Strand Of Oaks , Pope Killdragon (Review)

Strand Of Oaks – Bonfire

Here more from our Live Session with Strand of Oaks.

28. The Mynabirds , What We Lost In the Fire We Gain In The Flood (Review)

The Mynabirds – Let The Record Go

The Mynabirds – Numbers Don’t Lie

Hear more from our Live Session with The Mynabirds.

29. Sam Quinn , The Fake That Sunk A Thousand Ships

Sam Quinn – Gun

30. Horse Feathers , Thistled Spring (Review)

Horse Feathers – Belly of June

Hear more from our Live Session with Horse Feathers.

31. Ben Sollee & Daniel Martin Moore – Dear Companion

Something, Somewhere, Sometime

32. Ray Lamontagne and The Pariah Dogs – God Willin’ and The Creek Don’t Rise

33. Beach House – Teen Dream (Review)

Beach House – Zebra

Beach House – Norway

34. First Aid Kid , The Big Black and The Blue (Review)

First Aid Kit – Hard Believer

35. Wolf People , Steeple (Review)

Wolf People – Tiny Circle

36. Mavis Staples , You Are Not Alone (Review)

37. J. Roddy Walston & the Business , Self-Titled (Review)

J. Roddy Walston and The Business – Don’t Break The Needle

38. The Black Angels , Phosphene Dream

The Black Angels – Telephone

Hear more from our Live Session with The Black Angels.

39. Pepper Rabbit , Beauregard (Review)

Pepper Rabbit – Older Brother

Pepper Rabbit – Babette!

40. The Henry Clay People , Somewhere On the Golden Coast (Review)

The Henry Clay People – Slow Burn

Hear more from our Live Session with The Henry Clay People.

41. Black Dub – Self Titled (Review)

Black Dub – I Believe In You

42. The Wilderness of Manitoba – When You Left The Fire (Review)

The Wilderness Of Manitoba – Hermit

43. Midlake – The Courage Of Others (Review)

44. Chief – Modern Rituals (Review)

Chief – Night and Day

45. Menomena – Mines (Review)

Menomena – TAOS

Menomena – Five Little Rooms

46. Black Mountain – Wilderness Heart (Review)

Black Mountain – Old Fangs

Black Mountain – The Hair Song

47. Frightened Rabbit – The Winter of Mixed Drinks (Review)

48. The Head and The Heart – Self Titled

49. Peter Wolf Crier – Inter-Be (Review)

Peter Wolf Crier – Crutch and Crane

Peter Wolf Crier – Hard As Nails

Hear more in our Live Session with Peter Wolf Crier.

50. The Corin Tucker Band – 1,000 Years (Review)

The Corin Tucker Band – Doubt