2012 Top 10 ListTyler Maxin (New York, NY)
- Trixie's Big Red Motorbike - "All Day Long Bliss" (Self-released)
- Happy Jawbone Family Band - "The Silk Pistol" (Night People)
- Various Artists - "The African Guitar Box " (Mississippi Records)
- Cool Quartet With Lina Nyberg Featuring Éric La Casa - "Cool Quartet With Lina Nyberg Featuring Éric La Casa" (Hibari)
- Michael Pisaro / Toshiya Tsunoda - "Crosshatches" (Erstwhile)
- Cleaners From Venus - "Blow Away Your Troubles / On Any Normal Monday / Midnight Cleaners " (Captured Tracks)
- Las Malas Amistades - "Maleza" (Honest Jon's)
- Various Artists - "Indonesia Pop Nostalgia" (Sham Palace)
- Pity Sex - "Dark World " (Self-released)
- The Middle Ones - "Slow and Steady" (Stitch-Stitch)
shout-out to this year's us release of royal headache's S/T (even though it was released last year) for being the best guitar record of the decade !!!!
also: lil b's california boy, kitty pryde in general, taylor swift's new record, grimes' visions - all tops
One word to describe 2012: quiet (-:
A prediction for next year: new josh groban lp dropping - this one's gonna be a game changer, you heard it here first !!!