Macbeth Staff's Top 10 Music Releases of 2012




It's that time of the year when you look back and reflect on the best and the worst of the year. We try and stay positive and look at all the rad stuff that happened. So we decided to put together our staff's picks for best music releases of 2012...Enjoy!


Sam, Art Director, Design Extraordinaire and Manager of Fun (he's not very good at math and picked 11...and 3 extras)

ALBUMS
1) G.O.O.D Music - Cruel Summer
2) Alexander Spit - Mansions
3) Mumford and Sons - Babel
4) Kendrick Lamar - good kid, m.A.A.d city
5) Sigur Ros - Valtari  
6) 2 Chainz - Based on a T.R.U. Story
7) Alt-J - An Awesome Wave
8) The XX - Coexist
9) Bad Books - II
10) Future - Pluto
10) Crystal Castles - III

EPs
Blink-182 - Dogs Eating Dogs
PK - The Lost Boys Seessions
Ben Howard -Burgh Island




Tess, Marketing Manager and Executor of Fun

1) Mrs Magician - Strange Heaven
2) Cloud Nothings - Attack on Memory
3) Fidlar - Don't Try
4) King Tuff - King Tuff
5) Bad Books - II
6) The Babies - Our House on the Hill
7) The Walkmen - Heaven
8) Kendrick Lamar - good kid, m.A.A.d city
9) METZ - METZ
10) Japandroids - Celebration Rock


 
Kevin, Videographer, Store Manager, Historian of Fun
 
1) Mumford and Sons - Babel
2) Neon Trees - Picture Show
3) Fun - Some Nights
4) Jack White – Blunderbuss
5) Muse – The 2nd Law
6) The Lumineers - The Lumineers
7) The Killers - Battle Born
8) Sigur Ros - Valtari
9) The Mars Volta - Noctourniquet
10)  Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros - Here 


 
Michael
, Store Sales, Helper of Fun, Model

1) Minus the Bear - Infinity Overhead
2) Silversung Pickups - Neck of the Woods
3) Circa Survive - Violent Waves
4) Bad Books - II
5) Brendan Rivera - No Ocean In Ireland
6) Deftones - Koi No Yokan
7) Jack White - Blunderbuss
8) Idlehands - Common Soul
9) Mini Death - Mini Death
10) Angels and Airwaves - Stomping the Phantom Brake Pedal


 
Matt, Warehouse Expert, All Around Fun Dude

1) Stars - The North
2) The Chariot - One Wing 
3)  Hit The Lights - Invicta
4) Such Gold - Misadventures 
5) Troubled Coast - Awake & Empty
6) Stick To Your Guns - Diamond
7) Title Fight - Floral Green 
8) The Ghost Inside - Get What You Give
9) Heart To Heart - (Selt Titled)
10) Fun. - Some Nights



Ben, Creative Director, Cobbler, Company Dad

1) Jack White - Blunderbuss
2) Green Day - Dos
3) Circa Survive - Violent Waves
4) Bad Books - II 
5) Crosses - EP
6) Blink 182 - Dogs Eating Dogs
7) Of Monsters and Men - My Head Is an Animal 
8) Metric - Synthetica Deluxe
9) Sigur Ros - Valtari
10) Grand Tarantula - EP

Posted Dec 28, 2012 10:23:12 am



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