1 Dirty Projectors Swing Low Magellan Domino
2 Hacienda Shakedown Collective
3 Fiona Apple The Idler Wheel   Epic
4 Chris Daniels Better Days  
5 Driftwood Singers The Driftwood Singers Trailer Fire
6 Mynabirds Generals Saddle Creek
7 Langhorne Slim The Way We Move Ramseur
8 Tallest Man On Earth There's No Leaving Now Dead Oceans
9 Bobby Womack The Bravest Man In The Universe  XL
10 Divine Fits My Love is Real [single]  
11 David Byrne and St. Vincent Who [single] Todo Mundo
12 Metric Synthetica  Mom and Pop
13 Beachwood Sparks The Tarnished Gold Sub Pop
14 Fawn Coastlines Quite Scientific  
15 These United States These United States United Interests
16 Delicate Steve Positive Face Luaka Bop
17 Alberta Cross Songs of Patience ATO
18 Infantree Hero's Dose Vapor
19 Fixers Pop Meat/Your Computer Dolphin Love
20 Everest Owenerless ATO
21 Cat Power Ruin [single]  
22 Ponderosa Pool Party  New West
23 Edward Sharpe and The Magnetic Zeros Here Vagrant
24 A Place To Bury Strangers Worship Dead Oceans
25 Drowning Men All Of The Unkown Borstal Beat
26 Father John Misty Fear Fun Sub Pop
27 Spiritualized Sweet Heart Sweet Light Fat Possum
28 Neil Young and Crazy Horse Americana  
29 Conor Oberst And The Mystic Valley Band One Of My Kind: The Story Of The Mystic Valley Band Team Love
30 Regina Spektor What We Saw From The Cheap Seats