2004 Top 10 ListDaniel Hildreth (Hybrid Noisebloom)
- Masada String Trio - "Live: 50th Birthday Series" (Tzadik)
- Isis - "Panopticon" (Ipecac)
- Tom Waits - "Real Gone"
- Blonde Redhead - "Misery is a Butterfly"
- Coco Rosie - "La Maison De Mon Reve" (Touch & Go)
- Sonic Youth - "Sonic Nurse" (Geffen)
- Neurosis - "The Eye of Every Storm" (Neurot Recordings)
- Melvins/Lustmord - "Pigs of the Roman Empire" (Ipecac)
- Jello Biafra and the Melvins - "Never Breath What You Can't See"
- Handsome Boy Modeling School - "White People"
The Brian Jonestown Massacre-Tepid Peppermint Wonderland
Various Artists-An Anthology of Noise and Electronic Music:3rd A-Chronology
Merzbow-The Last of the Analog Sessions
Queens of the Stone Age- Stone Age Complications
Various Artists-A John Waters Christmas
Richard Crandell-Mbira Magic
Morton Feldman-Patterns in a Chromatic Field
and everything Zorn released.
Movie of the Year-Dig!
Succubus of the Year-Halo 2
One word to describe 2004: Mothra
A prediction for next year: We can hear the thunder, but can't get out of the storm.