Best of 2008 Playlist

Here is a sample list of my best of 2008 playlist. The best songs on the top 21 albums.

1. “Golden Age” – TV on the Radio from Dear Science,
2. “Seven Stories Underground” – The Gutter Twins from Saturnalia
3. “Dig, Lazarus, Dig!!!” – Nick Cave and The Bad Seeds from Dig!!! Lazarus, Dig!!!
4. “Great DJ” – The Ting Tings from We Started Nothing
5. “Magick” – Ryan Adams & the Cardinals from Cardinology
6. “Dying Is Fine” – Ra Ra Riot from The Rhumb Line
7. “Walcott” – Vampire Weekend from Vampire Weekend
8. “Lights Out” – Santogold from Santogold
9. “Chasing Pavements” – Adele from 19
10. “Warwick Avenue” – Duffy from Rockferry
11. “Why Do You Let Me Stay Here?” – She & Him from Volume One
12. “A Few Words In Defense Of Our Country” – Randy Newman from Harps and Angels
13. “Two Silver Trees” – Calexico from Carried to Dust
14. “Skinny Love” – Bon Iver from For Emma, Forever Ago
15. “Acid Tongue” – Jenny Lewis from Acid Tongue
16. “Mississippi” – Bob Dylan from Tell Tale Signs: The Bootleg Series Vol. 8
17. “Bag of Hammers” – Thao and the Get Down Stay Down from We Brave Bee Stings and All
18. “Sister Rosetta Goes Before Us” – Sam Phillips from Don’t Do Anything
19. “Singer Songwriter” – Okkervil River from The Stand Ins
20. “Furr” – Blitzen Trapper from Furr
21. “White Winter Hymnal” – Fleet Foxes from Fleet Foxes

1 comment:

Walt said...

While I don't usually mind my more mainstream leanings, I find that I miss out on a lot of stuff I wouldn't normally hear. Right now, thanks to you, I'm investigating more from Fleet Foxes, TV on the Radio and Santogold.