2013 Top 10 ListLeah Petrakis (Pink Lemonade)
My Bloody Valentine - m b v (self-released)
Veronica Falls - Waiting for Something to Happen (Slumberland)
Places To Hide - Almost Nothing (Irrelevant Recordings)
Bleached - Ride Your Heart (Dead Oceans)
Speedy Ortiz - Major Arcana (Carpark)
Foxygen - We Are the 21st Century Ambassadors of Peace & Magic (Jagjaguwar)
Girls Names - The New Life (Slumberland)
Fear of Men - Early Fragments (Kanine)
Mazzy Star - Seasons of Your Day (Rhymes of An Hour)
Weekend - Jinx (Slumberland)
♥ Honorable Mentions: Wax Idols, Majical Cloudz, Scott & Charlene's Wedding, Potty Mouth, The History of Apple Pie, The Pastels, Waxahatchee, SPLASHH, Toxie, Yo La Tengo ♥
Best Moment: seeing Dinosaur Jr. play right after seeing Belle & Sebastian play.
A prediction for next year: More young bands!