Verbicide’s Top 50 Albums of 2012

Monday, January 7th, 2013

Fiona Apple

1.

Fiona Apple

The Idler Wheel Is Wiser Than the Driver of the Screw and Whipping Cords Will Serve You More Than Ropes Will Ever Do

the video | the story

HEAVY CREAM – Super Treatment

2.

Heavy Cream

Super Treatment

the review | the photos | free download

Swans - The Seer

3.

Swans

The Seer

Frank Ocean - Channel Orange

4.

Frank Ocean

Channel Orange

free download

Killer Mike - R. A. P. Music

5.

Killer Mike

R. A. P. Music

the show review

Bat For Lashes - The Haunted Man

6.

Bat For Lashes

The Haunted Man

the story

Flying Lotus - Until the Quiet Comes

7.

Flying Lotus

Until the Quiet Comes

El-P - Cancer4Cure

8.

El-P

Cancer4Cure

the story | the show review | the video 1 | the video 2

secretly ghostface

10.

Action Bronson

Rare Chandeliers

Dirty Projectors - Swing Lo Magellan

11.

Dirty Projectors

Swing Lo Magellan

Best Coast - The Only Place

12.

Best Coast

The Only Place

the photos/show review | the video

Grimes - Visions

13.

Grimes

Visions

the show review

CLASSICS OF LOVE – S/T

14.

Classics of Love

S/T

the review | the interview

Bobby Womack - The Bravest Man in the Universe

15.

Bobby Womack

The Bravest Man in the Universe

the review

Metric - Synthetica

16.

Metric

Synthetica

the photos 1/show reviews | the photos 2

Andy Stott - Luxury Problems

17.

Andy Stott

Luxury Problems

the photos

TY SEGALL BAND – Slaughterhouse

18.

Ty Segall Band

Slaughterhouse

the review | the photos

WILLIS EARL BEAL – Acousmatic Sorcery

19.

Willis Earl Beal

Acousmatic Sorcery

the review

The Mars Volta - Noctourniquet

20.

The Mars Volta

Noctourniquet

the review | the interview | the story

PURITY RING – Shrines

21.

Purity Ring

Shrines

the review

Norah Jones - Little Broken Hearts

22.

Norah Jones

Little Broken Hearts

ED SEDGWICK - We Wear White

23.

E.D. Sedgwick

We Wear White

the review

emo gangster rap

24.

Kendrick Lamar

good kid, m.A.A.d city

Absolute Monarchs - 1

25.

Absolute Monarchs

1

the interview | the download

Beach House - Bloom

26.

Beach House

Bloom

Amanda Palmer - Theatre Is Evil

27.

Amanda Palmer

Theatre Is Evil

the interview

Solange - True

28.

Solange

True

CAT POWER – Sun

29.

Cat Power

Sun

the review

not japandroids

30.

Metz

S/T

Crystal Castles - III

31.

Crystal Castles

III

THE XX – Coexist

32.

The xx

Coexist

the review

Regina Spektor - What We Saw from the Cheap Seats

33.

Regina Spektor

What We Saw from the Cheap Seats

the photos

UNSANE – Wreck

34.

Unsane

Wreck

the review

Twin Shadow - Confess

35.

Twin Shadow

Confess

the review

TheeSatisfaction - Awe Naturale

36.

Thee-Satisfaction

Awe Naturale

Tame Impala - Lonerism

37.

Tame Impala

Lonerism

The Shins - Port of Morrow

38.

The Shins

Port of Morrow

the photos | the story 1 | the story 2 | the interview

Death Grips - The Money Store

39.

Death Grips

The Money Store

Pallbearer - Sorrow and Extinction

40.

Pallbearer

Sorrow and Extinction

the show review

Joyce Manor - Of All Things I Will Soon Grow Tired

41.

Joyce Manor

Of All Things I Will Soon Grow Tired

the review

Father John Misty - Fear Fun

42.

Father John Misty

Fear Fun

the photos

LEE RANALDO – Between the Times and the Tides

43.

Lee Ranaldo

Between the Times and the Tides

the review | the interview

Dinosaur Jr. - I Bet On Sky

44.

Dinosaur Jr.

I Bet On Sky

the story | the video | the interview

Jenny Owen Youngs - An Unwavering Band of Light

45.

Jenny Owen Youngs

An Unwavering Band of Light

the interview/photos

Converge - All We Love We Leave Behind

46.

Converge

All We Love We Leave Behind

the story | the video | the interview

over but they just don't know it

47.

Sleigh Bells

Reign of Terror

the video

Pinback - Information Retrieved

48.

Pinback

Information Retrieved

OFF - S/T

49.

OFF!

S/T

the story

Passion Pit - Gossamer

50.

Passion Pit

Gossamer

the photos 1 | the photos 2