2012 favorites (best of)

Tame Impala - Lonerism
neo-psychedelic indie-rock
Cat Power - Sun
electrified singer/songwriter indie-rock
Miike Snow - Happy To You
electro-pop, synth alt-pop
Silversun Pickups - Neck Of The Woods
epic cinematic alt-rock
Norah Jones - Little Broken Hearts
subdued hazey alt-jazz-rock
Tanlines - Mixed Emotions
Purity Ring - Shrines
hard electro-pop
Wild Nothing - Nocturne
new wave synth-pop
Beach House - Bloom
synth dream pop
Young Magic - Melt
neo-psychedelic hypnotic electronic indie-rock
Michael Kiwanuka - Home Again
alternative rhythm-n-blues
Fort Romeau - Kingdoms
warm electronica
Now, Now - Threads
DIIV - Oshin
shoegaze indie-rock