MY Best of 2008

It's that time of year again! JamBase always graciously publishes a best of 2008 which includes all employees, but it always leaves me wanting to list more than the 5 top albums and 3 best shows. So I've decided to post them here. Best Albums of 2008
  1. Fleet Foxes - Fleet Foxes
  2. The Raconteurs - Consolers of the Lonely
  3. Blitzen Trapper - Furr
  4. Charlie Hunter - Baboon Strength
  5. My Morning Jacket - Evil Urges
  6. She & Him - Volume 1
  7. Dr. Dog - Fate
  8. The Whigs - Mission Control
  9. Ryan Adams - Cardinology
  10. Radiohead - In Rainbows
  11. Kings of Leon - Only By The Night
  12. Stephen Malkmus & the Jicks - Real Emotional Trash
  13. David Byrne & Brian Eno - Everything That Happens Will Happen Today
  14. Hot Chip - Made in the Dark
  15. Okkervil River - Stand Ins
  16. Conor Oberst - Conor Oberst
  17. Akron/Familiy - Love Is Simple
  18. Johnny Flynn - A Larum
  19. Brett Dennen - Hope for the Hopeless
Best Live Shows of 2008
  1. Raconteurs - Bimbo's - 4/23/2008
  2. Radiohead - Outside Lands - 8/22/2008
  3. My Morning Jacket - Greek Theater - 9/19/2008
  4. Surprise Me Mr. Davis - High Sierra late night set - 7/4/2005
  5. The Jammy's - NYC - 5/7/2008
  6. Mother Hips - Starry Plough - 2/15/2008
  7. Ryan Adams - The Fillmore - 8/23/2008
  8. Treasure Island - Raconteurs, Fleet Foxes - 9/20-9/21/2008
  9. Akron/Familiy - Rickshaw Stop - 4/30/2008
  10. Ray LaMontagne - Oakland Paramount - 11/3/2008
  11. Cloud Cult - Bottom of the Hill - 5/13/2008
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