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12.10.14 2k14 Toones04.06.14 Q1 Tunes 2014
12.28.13 2013 Toones06.26.12 Another Damn First Half Of 2012 List
04.03.12 First Quarter Favorites03.06.12 Favorite Mewithoutyou Songs
12.02.11 2011 Poptarts08.29.11 Fall/winter Concerts
06.01.11 2011 Favorites (so Far)03.23.11 La Dispute/defeater Tour...
03.10.11 Defeater Release Party12.04.10 Top 25 Of 2000+10
06.18.10 Saw Thrice Last Night...06.07.10 Summer Concerts
04.29.10 Need More Post-hardcore04.21.10 Need More Punk
04.04.10 Favorite Cd's10.21.09 Favorite Cd's Of 2009

2011 Poptarts

Way more great music this year than I'm used to getting.
50Thrice
Major/Minor


Good cd, but is mainly this low down because i'm spiting them for breaking up. Also, kind of disappointing : /
49Destroyer
Kaputt


Yeah, I know this should be higher, but I just haven't clicked with it yet.
48Mahria
S/T Cassette


Just started listening to this, i'm sure it will get higher once it gets more familiar.
47The Pains of Being Pure at Heart
Belong
46Panic! at the Disco
Vices & Virtues


Judge all you want, this was a damn good comeback.
45Das Racist
Relax
44Manners
Apparitions
43Into It. Over It.
Proper
42Will Haven
Voir Dire


Brutal.
41Fair to Midland
Arrows and Anchors
40Iselia
Life From Dead Limbs
39Owen
Ghost Town
38The Milk Carton Kids
Prologue
37Departures
When Losing Everything is Everything You Wanted


More Than Life 2!
36Joyce Manor
Joyce Manor
35Eisley
The Valley
34Red City Radio
The Dangers of Standing Still


Punk Punk Punkx
33Giles Corey
Giles Corey


More weight!
32House Boat
The Thorns of Life
31Grouper
A I A
30Deafheaven
Roads to Judah


Finally something that can get me into black metal!
29CunninLynguists
Oneirology
28James Blake
James Blake
27Nicolas Jaar
Space is Only Noise
26Mastodon
The Hunter


Mastodon being fun again, which makes me a happy Poptart.
25Fucked Up
David Comes to Life
24Crash of Rhinos
Distal
23Swarms
Old Raves End
22Mansions
Dig Up the Dead
21Beau Navire
Hours


Probably my favorite Screamo this year, which is kind of disappointing. Eh, still a very solid cd.
20The Mountain Goats
All Eternals Deck
19The Weeknd
House of Balloons


Sexy sexy sexy.
18 M83
Hurry Up, We're Dreaming
17Fleet Foxes
Helplessness Blues


For some reason I didn't like this the first few times I heard it. I can be pretty stupid some times.
16Florence and the Machine
Ceremonials
15Tim Hecker
Ravedeath, 1972
14Manchester Orchestra
Simple Math


Amazing cd that grew off me very fast.
13Touche Amore
Parting the Sea Between Brightness and Me


Nowhere near as good as their To the Beat, but still a very solid album that sounds a million times better in concert.
12 Baton Rouge
Fragments D'eux Memes


It's like, french punk.
11Pianos Become the Teeth
The Lack Long After


Probably going to move down my list at some point, this spot is held right now just because I saw them two days ago and it was one of the most emotionally powerful performances I have ever seen, which make listing to the album a whole lot more interesting.
10Andrew Jackson Jihad
Knife Man


Less immediate than their older stuff, but after giving it some time to settle in plus seeing them play most it live I realized it was just as good as all their previous efforts.
9Bon Iver
Bon Iver, Bon Iver


Somehow sounds just like For Emma without actually sounding anything like it at all.
8Bomb the Music Industry!
Vacation


This one took a while to grow on me, but by the end of the year I loved just about every single song. Catchy as hell, smart lyrics, and a boatload of passion.
7Laura Stevenson and the Cans
Sit Resist


IT'S SO ADORABLE (and actually good!)
6 The Wonder Years
Suburbia: I've Given You All and Now I'm Nothing


Personal favorite pop-punk of the year, very personal lyrics, tons of catchy hooks, and loads of other fun stuff. This cd defined my summer.
5Defeater
Empty Days and Sleepless Nights


This was my number one for a long time, but it has grown off a bit sadly. Once again, nowhere near the best hardcore of the year, but for some reason this one stuck the hard
4Thursday
No Devolucion


My surprise of the year, which makes their hiatus even more sad : (
3WU LYF
Go Tell Fire to the Mountain


This took me a while to fall in love with, but after seeing them play the whole damn thing live in addition to of the fact that I love being Hip As Fuck I was in love.
2Frank Turner
England Keep My Bones


Well duh. This jumped up to second favorite after seeing him live; easily the best performer I have ever seen, and the fact that this is almost as good as Love Ire and Song is more than enough to earn a spot in my top 5
1La Dispute
Wildlife


Heavy fanboying here; loved these guys forever and damn this didn't disappoint. I know that this isn't the best album of the year but it is probably my most listened and most loved, so for that it wins the title of favorite cd of the year.
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