OpenAir’s Top 100 Albums of 2012

January 2, 2013

 1. Lumineers - The Lumineers 

 2. Father John Misty - Fear Fun

 3. Jack White - Blunderbuss

 4. Alabama Shakes - Boys And Girls

 5. Tame Impala - Lonerism

 6. Neil Young and Crazy Horse - Psychedelic Pill

 7. Fiona Apple - The Idler Wheel...

 8. Spiritualized - Sweet Heart Sweet Light

 9. Esme Patterson - All Princes, I

 10. Mumford And Sons - Babel

 11. Dinosaur Jr. - I Bet On Sky

 12. David Byrne & St. Vincent - Love This Giant

 13. Cat Power - Sun

 14. Of Monsters & Men - My Head Is An Animal

 15. Bob Dylan - Tempest

 16. Divine Fits - A Thing Called Divine Fits

 17. DeVotchka - Live with the Colorado Symphony

 18. Avett Brothers - The Carpenter

 19. Andrew Bird - Break It Yourself

 20. Alt-J - An Awesome Wave

 21. Dr. Dog - Be The Void

 22. First Aid Kit - Lion's Roar

 23. Kishi Bashi - 151a

 24. M. WARD - A Wasteland Companion

 25. Dr. John - Locked Down

 26. Patrick Watson - Adventures In Your Own Backyard

 27. Tennis - Young & Old

 28. Leonard Cohen - Old Ideas

 29. Grizzly Bear - Shields

 30. Damien Jurado - Maraqopa 

 31. Yawpers - Capon Crusade

 32. Ariel Pink's Haunted Graffiti - Mature Themes

 33. Dirty Projectors - Swing Lo Magellan

 34. Islands - A Sleep and a Forgetting

 35. The Swayback - Double Four Time

 36. Lost in the Trees - A Church That Fits Our Needs

 37. Emily Wells - Mama

 38. Django Django - Django Django

 39. Chairlift - Something

 40. Joe Sampson - Kill Our Friends

 41. Mynabirds - Generals

 42. Nick Waterhouse - Time's All Gone

 43. The Knew - Man Monster

 44. Ty Segall - Twins

 45. Diamond Rugs - Diamond Rugs

 46. Bad Weather California - Sunkissed

 47. Amanda Palmer And The Grand Theft Orchestra - Theatre Is Evil

 48. Best Coast - The Only Place

 49. Gary Clark Jr. - Blak And Blu

 50. Flobots - The Circle Between The Square

 51. Ravonettes - Observator

 52. Passion Pit - Gossamer

 53. Thee Oh Sees - Putrifiers II

 54. The XX - Coexist

 55. Mosey West - Merica

 56. Langhorne Slim - The Way We Move

 57. Guided By Voices - Let's Go Eat The Factory

 58. Santigold - Master Of My Make Believe

 59. Tallest Man On Earth - There's No Leaving Now

 60. Patrick Dethlefs - Fall & Rise

 61. Bat For Lashes - The Haunted Man

 62. Hacienda - Shakedown

 63. The Shins - Port of Morrow

 64. Two Gallants - The Bloom And The Blight

 65. Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros - Here

 66. Lord Huron - Lonesome Dreams

 67. Metric - Synthetica

 68. Heartless Bastards - Arrow

 69. Science Partner - Rocky Mountain News

 70. Deerhoof - Breakup Song

 71. Benjamin Gibbard - Former Lives

 72. Chimney Choir - Ladder

 73. Japandroids - Celebration Rock

 74. Achille Lauro - Fight or Fight

 75. Mountain Goats - Transcendental Youth

 76. Paul McCartney - Kisses on the Bottom

 77. Faceman - Feeding Time

 78. Danielle Ate The Sandwich - Like A King

 79. Delicate Steve - Positive Force

 80. Sleigh Bells - Reign of Terror

 81. John Singer Sergeant - John Singer Sergeant

 82. Landlines - Landlines

 83. Flashbulb Fires - Gasconader

 84. Y La Bamba - Court The Storm

 85. A Place To Bury Strangers - Worship

 86. Sharon Van Etten - Tramp

 87. A.C Newman  - Shut Down The Streets

 88. Animal Collective - Centipede Hz

 89. Husky - Forever So 

 90. Pinback - Information Retrieved

 91. Sean Hayes - Before We Turn To Dust

 92. Purity Ring - Shrines

 93. Stars - The North

 94. Walkmen - Heaven

 95. Imperial Teen - Feel The Sound

 96. Jens Lekman - I Know What Love Isn't

 97. Poor Moon - Poor Moon

 98. SHEL - SHEL

 99. Bob Mould - Silver Age

 100. Matt And Kim - Lightning

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