Best Albums of 2008

(according to the music listserve at my office...)

Thao - We Brave Bee Stings and All
Santogold - Santogold
Ra Ra Riot - The Rhumb Line
Little Joy - Little Joy
Goldfrapp - Seventh Tree
Frightened Rabbit - Liver! Lung! FR!
Bon Iver - For Emma, Forever Ago
Fleet Foxes - Fleet Foxes
Vampire Weekend - Vampire Weekend
Black Kids - Party Traumatic
Air France – No Way Down

The Heart Strings - Try Fly Blue Sky
High Wire - After the rain
Elbow - The Seldom Seen Kid
Mr Hudson & The Library - A Tale of Two Cities
Hot Chip - Made in the Dark
The Streets - Everything is Borrowed
Martha Wainwright - I Know You’re Married But I’ve Got Feelings Too
British Sea Power - Do You Like Rock Music?
MGMT – Oracular Spectacular
Harlem – Free Drugs
Of Montreal – Skeletal Lamping
Albert Hammond Jr. - Como Te Llama
Wolf Parade – At Mount Zoomer
Cut Copy – In Ghost Colors
TV On the Radio – Dear Science
Vivian Girls – Vivian Girls
Lambchop – OH (Ohio)
Calexico – Carried to Dust
Q-Tip - Rennaissance
Born Ruffians - Red, Yellow and Blue
Crystal Castles – Crimewave
Studio – West Coast
Lindstrom – Where You Go I Go To
Late of the pier – Fantasy Black Channel
Pnau – Pnau
Grafton Primary – Eon
Empire of the Sun – Walking on a Dream
Of Montreal – Skeletal Lamping
Ratatat – Lp3
Walkmen – You and Me
Morgan Geist – Double Night Time