Top 10 of 2009: PlugInMusic.com Staff

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posted December 22, 2009

Top 10 of 2009: PlugInMusic.com Staff

Walt

  1. Miike Snow - "Miike Snow" (Downtown Records)
  2. Passion Pit - "Manners" (Frenchkiss)
  3. Them Crooked Vultures - "Them Crooked Vultures" (DGC/Interscope)
  4. 3eb - "Ursa Major" (Megaforce)
  5. Wolfmother - "Cosmic Egg" (Interscope/Geffen/A&M Records)
  6. Phoenix - "Wolfgang Armadeus Phoenix" (Cooperative Music, Glassnote, V2 Records)
  7. Manchester Orchestra - "Mean Everything To Nothing" (Favorite Gentlemen)
  8. Jay-Z - "The Blueprint III" (Roc Nation)
  9. The Dead Weather - "Horehound" (Third Man Records)
  10. Paramore - "Brand New Eyes" (Fueled by Ramen)

Joe

  1. Converge - "Axe to Fall" (Epitaph)
  2. Baroness - "Blue Record" (Relapse)
  3. Kylesa - "Static Tensions" (Prosthetic)
  4. Obscura - "Cosmogenesis" (Relapse)
  5. Amesoeurs - "Amesoeurs" (Profound Lore)
  6. Gallows - "Grey Britain" (Reprise)
  7. Cobalt - "Gin" (Profound Lore)
  8. Isis - "Wavering Radiant" (Ipecac)
  9. Goatwhore - "Carving Out the Eyes of God" (Metal Blade)
    1. Gaza - "He is Never Coming Back" (Black Market Activities)
    2. Immortal - "All Shall Fall" (Nuclear Blast)

Tony Deans

  1. Susan Boyle - "I Dreamed a Dream
  2. Alicia Keys - "The Element of Freedom"
  3. Lily Allen - "It’s not Me, It's you"
  4. Madness - "The Liberty of Norton Folgate"
  5. Blur - "All the People... Blur: Live at Hyde Park"
  6. Ida Maria - "Fortress Round My Heart"
  7. The Dead Weather – "Horehound"
  8. La Roux – "La Roux"
  9. John Frusciante - "The Empyrean"
  10. Florence and the Machine - "Lungs"

Corinne
(List in no particular order)

  • Subhumans - reissues
  • Liars - "Sisterworld" (2010 but close enough ;))
  • Flipper - "Love"/"Fight"
  • Soulsavers - "Broken"
  • AC4 - "AC4"
  • Hope Sandoval & the Warm Inventions - "Through The Devil Softly"
  • Les Claypool - "Of Fungi and Foe"