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The music of 2010 (70 albums I think)

Seventy-Albums

This is a list (in no particular order) of the albums I purchased in 2010.  Some good, some bad.  See my previous post for my top albums of the year.

David Crowder Band – Church Music
Passion Awakening
Ascend the Hill – Ascend the Hill
Ascend the Hill – Hyms:  Take the World But Give Me Jesus
R.E.M. – Murmur
R.E.M. – Fables of the Reconstruction
R.E.M. – Dead Letter Office
R.E.M. – Document
R.E.M. – Green
R.E.M. – Out of Time
R.E.M. – Automatic for the People
R.E.M. – Monster
R.E.M. – Around the Sun
R.E.M. – Accelerate

Radiohead – The Bends
Radiohead – Kid A
Radiohead – Insomniac
Making Malorie – The Steeple EP
Nathan Loxley – Haiti’s Song
Gwen Stefani – Love. Angel. Music. Baby.
Justin Timberlake – Future Sex // Love Sounds.
Corinne Bailey Rae – Corinne Bailey Rae
I Am Alpha & Omega – The War I Wage EP
I Am Alpha & Omega – The Roar and the Whisper
The Decemberists – The Hazards of Love
Neil Young – Sugar Mountain:  Live From Canterbury Hall
Arcade Fire – Neon Bible
Arcade Fire – The Suburbs
Charlie Hall – The Rising
Soundgarden – Telephantasm
Lecrae – Rehab
Bob Dylan & the Band – The Basement Tapes
Hansen – Shout if Out
Hansen – Stand Up Stand Up EP
Hansen – Middle of Nowhere
Ben Folds – Rockin’ the Suburbs
Seth Philpott – Good Hearts
Death Cab For Cutie – Plans
Derek Webb – Democracy Vol 1
Derek Webb – Feedback
Japanese Cartoon – In the Jaws of the Lords of Death
Joe Cocker – With a Little Help From My Friends
Maroon 5 – Songs About Jane
Metallica – Reload
Nickel Creek – This Side
The Sword – Warp Riders
The Velvet Underground – The Velvet Underground and Nico
Kanye West – The College Dropout
Caedmon’s Call – Raising Up the Dead
Kanye West – My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy
Abel – Lesser Men
Queen – Greatest Hits I
Showbread – Who Can Know It
The Dead Weather – Horehound
Zwan – Mary Star of the Sea
Billy Corgan – The Future Embrace
Smashing Pumpkins – Pisces Iscariot
Counting Crows – August and Everything After
Counting Crows – Recovering the Satellites
Counting Crows – This Desert Life
Toby Mac – Tonight
Underoath – Disambiguation
Girl Talk – All Day
Paul McCartney & Wings – Band on the Run
The Roots – How I Got Over
The Rat Pack – Christmas with the Ratpack
Andy Hunter – Collide
B.o.B. – B.o.B. Presents the Adventures of Bobby Ray
Flame – Captured
The Rolling Stones – Some Girls
The Rolling Stones – Exile on Main Street

That’s 70 albums I think (but a good majority were bought on Amazon really cheap, were free downloads, or were purchased at a local used music store for about $1 each).  Still, I am pretty addicted to music.

Ben’s Favorite Albums of the Year

Top Albums

(these aren’t necessarily new albums, just the ones I’ve newly discovered / rediscovered or listened to incessantly this year)

1. The Roots – How I Got Over (edited)
2. David Crowder Band – Church Music
3. R.E.M. – Document
4. The Rolling Stones – Exile on Main Street
5. Andy Hunter – Collide
6. Ascend the Hill – Ascend the Hill
7. U2 – No Line on the Horizon
8. Lecrae – Rehab
9. Zwan  – Mary Star of the Sea
10. Arcade Fire – Neon Bible
11. Kanye West – My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy (edited)
12. Hanson – Shout it Out
13. Underoath – Disambiguation
14. Derek Webb – Democracy Vol 1
15. Paul McCartney & Wings – Band on the Run
16. The Dead Weather – Horehound
17. The Decemberists – The Hazards of Love
18. The Ember Days – Finger Painting EP
19. R.E.M. – Automatic for the People
20. Andy Hunter – Colour