Friday, December 12, 2008

BAGeL Radio Top Albums of 2008



BAGeL Radio Top 25 Albums of 2008

1. Nick Cave And The Bad Seeds - Dig, Lazarus, Dig
2. Elbow - The Seldom Seen Kid
3. The Kills - Midnight Boom
4. The Heavenly States - Delayer
5. Los Campesinos! - Hold On Now, Youngster

6. Throw Me The Statue - Moonbeams
7. The Heavy - Great Vengeance And Furious Fire
8. Darker My Love - 2
9. Frightened Rabbit - The Midnight Organ Fight
10. WHY? - Alopecia

11. Death Cab For Cutie - Narrow Stairs
12. The Gang - Zero Hits
13. Starfucker - Starfucker
14. Love Is Chemicals - Song Of The Summer Youth Brigade
15. Cold War Kids - Loyalty To Loyalty

16. Kate Nash - Made Of Bricks
17. Raconteurs - Consolers Of The Lonely
18. The Notwist - The Devil, You & Me
19. Vampire Weekend - Vampire Weekend
20. Sybris - Into The Trees

21. TV On The Radio - Dear Science
22. Frank Turner - Love, Ire & Song
23. Los Campesinos! - We Are Beautiful, We Are Doomed
24. Magnetic Fields - Distortion
25. Okkervil River - The Stand-Ins



BAGeL Radio Top Bay Area Albums of 2008

1. The Heavenly States - Delayer
2. Love Is Chemicals - Song Of The Summer Youth Brigade
3. WHY? - Alopecia
4. French Miami - French Miami
5. Maus Haus - Lark Marvels

6. Jeff Wagner's Tunnel Of Love - An Eternity Of Blood
7. Subtle - Exiting Arm
8. Port O'Brien - All We Could Do Was Sing
9. Thao With The Get Down Stay Down - We Brave Bee Stings and All
10. Ricky Lee Robinson - Secret Love Tricks

11. Birdmonster - From The Mountain To The Sea
12. Elephone - Canister
13. Harbours - No Souvenirs
14. Low Red Land - Dog's Hymns
15. Control-R - RAW

BAGeL Radio's Top Cover Versions of 2008

1. Don't Stop Believin' - Marnie Stern - Don't Stop Believin' single
2. Hospital Beds - Florence And The Machine - Single
3. Peaches - Dub Pistols - Speakers and Tweeters
4. Mr. Postman - Calibrated Crematorium - Enter The Crematorium
5. Down the Line - The Gutter Twins - Adorata

6. Dammit Janet - Control-R - RAW
7. Oh! You Pretty Things - Au Revoir Simone - Life Beyond Mars Bowie Covered
8. Unfamiliar - Dulcesky - Unfamiliar E.P.
9. Ballad of a Teenage Queen - The Dresden Dolls - All Aboard: A Tribute To Johnny Cash
10. Save A Prayer (Rough, Old Lead Vocal) - The Grey Race - Save A Prayer (single)


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4 comments:

twencl said...

My top 5...

1.) Johnny Foreigner - Waited Up 'Til It Was Light
2.) Mother Mother - O My Heart
3.) REM - Accelerate
4.) Death Cab For Cutie - Narrow Stairs
5.) Love Is Chemicals - Songs of the Summer Youth Brigade
6.) Ghost Ghost - Time is Gravity

Ted said...

Awesome Trevor! I will have to check out the Johnny Foreigner and Ghost Ghost, have not heard those yet. Thanks for sharing!

benjamin said...

Thank you very much for the mention, and thank you for what you do for Bay Area music.

Ben
Low Red Land

benjamin said...

Thank you very much for the mention, and for all you do for Bay Area music.

Ben
Low Red Land