Best of 2012

 

The X staffers have rounded up the year in music with their Top Ten Albums of 2012! Who has the best list?

Pick your favorite and submit your own! If you submit a list, you’ve got a chance at winning a prize pack full of music goodies to start the New Year.

Let the battle begin!

Abby:
Baroness - Yellow/Green
IAMDYNAMITE - SuperMegaFantastic
Band of Skulls - Sweet Sour
High On Fire - Fertile Green
Deftones - Koi No Yokan
Lumineers - Lumineers
Graveyard - Lights Out
Pelican - Ataraxia/Taraxis (EP)
Shinedown - Amaryllis
Mumford and Sons – Babel


Whip:
Soundgarden King Animal
Metric Synthetica
IAMDYNAMITE Supermegafantastic
XX coexist
Gaslight anthem handwritten
Jack White Blunderbuss
King Tuff- self titled
Graham Coxon A & E
Band of Skulls Sweet sour
Deftones Koi no yokan

 

Tim Benz:
foxxy shazam-church of rock n roll
Jack White-Blunderbuss
Led Zep-Celebration Day
 ONLY FLESH...From the Gutter to the Grave (LOCAL)
 AC/DC-Live at River Plate
 The Dirty Heads-Cabin By the Sea
 SoundGarden-King Animal
 Mumford and Sons-Babel
 lamb of god-resolution
 Long Time Divided – Self Titled (Local)


Digby:
Black Keys El Camino*
Chevelle Hats Off to the Bull*
Deftones Koi No Yokan
Halestorm The Strange Case of
Linkin Park Living Things
Serj Tankian Harakiri
Shinedown Amaryllis
Soundgarden King Animal
Stone Sour House of Gold & Bones Part 1

* Indicates a 2011 release date but Digby DOES NOT CARE!


Madden:
Jack White, Blunderbuss
Led Zeppelin, Celebration Day
UFO, 7 Deadly
Van Halen, A Different Kind of Truth
Soundgarden, King Animal
Slash, Apocalyptic Love
Beach Boys, That's Why God Made the Radio
Aerosmith, Music From Another Dimension
The Cult, Choice of Weapon
Lacuna Coil, Dark Adrenaline

Jack White #1 by far, BTW. With the proverbial bullet.