Harry Wareing's Top Albums of 2009
 

rank

  artist album buy it!
1 Pearl Jam Backspacer Pearl Jam - Backspacer
2 Monsters Of Folk Monsters Of Folk Monsters of Folk - Monsters of Folk
3 Wilco Wilco (The Album) Wilco - Wilco (The Album)
4 One eskimO One eskimO One eskimO - One eskimO
5 K'Naan Troubadour K'naan - Troubadour
6 Rosanne Cash The List Rosanne Cash - The List
7 Grizzly Bear Veckatimest Grizzly Bear - Veckatimest
8 Jay-Z The Blueprint 3 Jay-Z - The Blueprint 3 (Deluxe Version)
9 Sea Wolf White Water,
White Bloom
Sea Wolf - White Water, White Bloom
10 PT Walkley Mr. Macy Wakes Alone P.T. Walkley - Mr. Macy Wakes Alone


Andrew Steeley's Top Albums of 2009
 

rank

  artist album buy it!
1 PT Walkley Mr. Macy Wakes Alone P.T. Walkley - Mr. Macy Wakes Alone
2 Bell X1 Blue Lights On The Runway Bell X1 - Blue Lights On the Runway
3 Grizzly Bear Veckatimest Grizzly Bear - Veckatimest
4 Pete Yorn Back & Fourth Pete Yorn - Back & Fourth
5 Lily Allen It's Not Me, It's You Lily Allen - It's Not Me, It's You
6 Dirty Projectors Bitte Orca Dirty Projectors - Bitte Orca
7 Phoenix Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix Phoenix - Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix
8 Bob Dylan Together Through Life Bob Dylan - Together Through Life
9 Diane Birch Bible Belt Diane Birch - Bible Belt
10 Norah Jones The Fall Norah Jones - The Fall
11 The Low Anthem Oh My God Charlie Darwin The Low Anthem - Oh My God Charlie Darwin
12 Paolo Nutini Sunny Side Up Paolo Nutini - Sunny Side Up (Bonus Track Version)
13 Fanfarlo Reservoir Fanfarlo - Reservoir (Deluxe Version) - The Walls Are Coming Down
14 fun. Aim And Ignite Fun. - Aim and Ignite (Bonus Track Version)
15 Monsters Of Folk Monsters Of Folk Monsters of Folk - Monsters of Folk
Honorable Mention: "Wallflowers/Jakob Dylan Record Of The Year"
* The Wallflowers Collected: 1996-2005 The Wallflowers - The Wallflowers: Collected 1996-2005


Anthony's Top Albums of 2009
 

rank

  artist album buy it!
1 Dave Matthews Band Big Whiskey & The GrooGrux King Dave Matthews Band - Big Whiskey and the GrooGrux King
2 Various Artists War Child Presents: Heroes Duffy - War Child - Heroes, Vol. 1
3 U2 No Line On The Horizon U2 - No Line On the Horizon
4 Pearl Jam Backspacer Pearl Jam - Backspacer
5 Brendan Benson My Old, Familiar Friend Brendan Benson - My Old, Familiar Friend
6 Bob Dylan Together Through Life Bob Dylan - Together Through Life
7 Charlie Mars Like A Bird, Like A Plane Charlie Mars - Like a Bird, Like a Plane
8 Grizzly Bear Veckatimest Grizzly Bear - Veckatimest
9 Hill Country Revue Make A Move Hill Country Revue - Make a Move
10 Phoenix Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix Phoenix - Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix
Honorable Mention:  "Best Live Album Of 2009"
* Van Morrison Astral Weeks: Live At The Hollywood Bowl  
Honorable Mention:  "Best Single Of 2009"
* The Airborne Toxic Event Sometime Around Midnight The Airborne Toxic Event - The Airborne Toxic Event (Bonus Track Version) - Sometime Around Midnight
Honorable Mention:  "Album That Will Blow Your Mind Based On Artist's Pure Skill"
* Rodrigo Y Gabriela 11:11 Rodrigo y Gabriela - 11:11
Honorable Mention:  "Best Album That I Have Not Yet Heard But I Think Would Have Made The Top Ten Had I Heard It When I Made The List"
* Allen Toussaint The Bright Mississippi Allen Toussaint - The Bright Mississippi
Honorable Mention:  "Best Tom Waits Album Of 2009"
* Tom Waits Glitter And Doom Live Tom Waits - Glitter and Doom (Live) [Bonus Track Version]
Honorable Mention:  "Album Of 2009 Best Utilized As A Coaster"
* Susan Boyle I Dreamed A Dream Susan Boyle - I Dreamed a Dream
Honorable Mention:  "Best Album Of 2009 That My Uncle Robert Liked But Actually Came Out In 2008 (But He Doesn't Know That Because He's Late To The Party)"
* Duffy Rockferry Duffy - Rockferry
Honorable Mention:  "Best Debut Record"
* Serena Ryder Is It O.K. Serena Ryder - Is It O.K (Deluxe Version)
Honorable Mention:  "Best Album Artwork"
* Dave Matthews Band Big Whiskey & The GrooGrux King Dave Matthews Band - Big Whiskey and the GrooGrux King

       Scott Wilson's Top Albums of 2009
 

rank

  artist album buy it!
1 Levon Helm Electric Dirt Levon Helm - Electric Dirt
2 Black Joe Lewis
& The Honeybears
Tell 'Em What Your Name Is! Black Joe Lewis & The Honeybears - Tell 'Em What Your Name Is!
3 Cage The Elephant Cage The Elephant Cage the Elephant - Cage the Elephant
4 One Eskimo One eskimO One eskimO - One EskimO (Deluxe Edition)
5 M. Ward Hold Time M. Ward - Hold Time
6 Melody Gardot My One And Only Thrill Melody Gardot - My One and Only Thrill (Bonus Track Version)
7 Pete Yorn
& Scarlett Johansson
Break Up Pete Yorn & Scarlett Johansson - Break Up
8 Pearl Jam Backspacer Pearl Jam - Backspacer
9 Chuck Prophet Let Freedom Ring Chuck Prophet - íLet Freedom Ring!
10 Dave Matthews Band Big Whiskey
& GrooGrux King
Dave Matthews Band - Big Whiskey and the GrooGrux King
Lauren Stone's Top Albums of 2009
 

  artist

                  album    buy it!
One eskimO One Eskimo One eskimO - One eskimO
Fanfarlo Reservoir Fanfarlo - Reservoir (Deluxe Version)
Bell X1 Blue Lights On The Runway Bell X1 - Blue Lights On the Runway
The Low Anthem Oh My God Charlie Darwin The Low Anthem - Oh My God Charlie Darwin
Edward Sharpe
& The Magnetic Zeros
Up From Below Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros - Up from Below (Bonus Track Version)
Elizabeth & The Catapult Taller Children Elizabeth & The Catapult - Taller Children (Bonus Track Version)
Black Joe Lewis
& The Honeybears
Tell 'Em What Your Name Is! Black Joe Lewis & The Honeybears - Tell 'Em What Your Name Is!
The Clientele Bonfires On The Heath The Clientele - Bonfires On the Heath
Monsters Of Folk Monsters Of Folk Monsters of Folk - Monsters of Folk
Dawes North Hills Dawes - North Hills
Wilco Wilco (The Album) Wilco - Wilco (The Album) - Wilco
The xx XX The XX - XX (Bonus Track Version)
Grizzly Bear Veckatimest Grizzly Bear - Veckatimest
The Duke & The King Nothing Gold Can Stay The Duke And The King - Nothing Gold Can Stay
Honorable Mention:  "Albums That Didn't Make My Top 15 -- But I Loved These Songs In 2009"
Diane Birch Nothing But A Miracle Diane Birch - Bible Belt - Nothing But a Miracle
James Maddock When The Sun's Out James Maddock - Sunrise On Avenue C - When the Suns Out
Miike Snow Animal Miike Snow - Miike Snow - Animal
Levon Helm When I Go Away Levon Helm - Electric Dirt - When I Go Away
Regina Spektor Laughing With Regina Spektor - Far (Bonus Track Version) - Laughing With
Norah Jones Light As A Feather Norah Jones - The Fall (Deluxe Version) - Light As a Feather
Maria Taylor feat. Michael Stipe Cartoons & Forever Plans Maria Taylor - LadyLuck - Cartoons and Forever Plans
Pete Yorn & Scarlet Johansson Relator Pete Yorn & Scarlett Johansson - Break Up (Deluxe Edition) - Relator
Melody Gardot Who Will Comfort Me Melody Gardot - My One and Only Thrill (Bonus Track Version) - Who Will Comfort Me
Langhorne Slim Say Yes Langhorne Slim - Be Set Free - Say Yes
Pearl Jam Just Breathe Pearl Jam - Backspacer - Just Breathe
Cory Chisel
& The Wandering Sons
Born Again Cory Chisel and the Wandering Sons - Death Won't Send a Letter - Born Again
Cage The Elephant Ain't No Rest For The Wicked Cage the Elephant - Cage the Elephant - Ain't No Rest for the Wicked
Gomez Airstream Driver Gomez - A New Tide - Airstream Driver
Hill Country Revue You Can Make It Hill Country Revue - Make a Move - You Can Make It
The BPA feat. David Byrne Toe Jam The BPA - Toe Jam - Toe Jam (feat. Dizzee Rascal & David Byrne)
Honorable Mention:  "Best Boxed Set/Reissue"
Big Star Keep An Eye On The Sky
(Box Set)
Big Star - Keep an Eye On the Sky
Honorable Mention:  "Best Re-Invention"
Ray Davies The Kinks Choral Collection Ray Davies - The Kinks Choral Collection (feat. the Crouch End Festival Chorus)
Top Albums Of 2008