Wednesday, December 22, 2010

Top 20+ Songs of 2010

Here’s a list of 20 or so songs that individually made my ears happy this year. Most of them were culled from my top ten CDs but others exist on their own and I am grateful for the gift of such varied listening available this year. Again, in no particular order here you go… listen here!

  1. Modern Man/Arcade Fire

  2. It’s Working/MGMT

  3. Norway/Beach House

  4. Bloodbuzz Ohio/The National

  5. All I Want/LCD Soundsystem

  6. Written in Reverse/Spoon

  7. Cousins/Vampire Weekend

  8. Do You Want It All/Two Door Cinema Club

  9. New Theory/Washed Out

  10. Excuses/The Morning Benders

  11. One Life Stand/Hot Chip

  12. Barricade/Interpol

  13. The High Road/Broken Bells

  14. What Would I Want? Sky/Animal Collective

  15. Walkabout/Atlas Sound

  16. What’s It In For/Avi Buffalo

  17. Odessa/Caribou

  18. 21 @ 12/Hot Hot Heat

  19. Evening/Morning/Bombay Bicycle Club

  20. Crash Years/The New Pornographers

  21. Stylo/Gorillaz

  22. Breakin’ the Chains of Love/Fitz & The Tantrums

  23. Boy/Ra Ra Riot