DIY's 50 Albums of the Year 2010

DIY's 50 Albums of the Year 2010

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50. Surfer Blood - Astro Coast

January 19, 2010
Critic Score
75
19 reviews

48. Gold Panda - Lucky Shiner

October 12, 2010
Critic Score
76
22 reviews

47. The Futureheads - The Chaos

The Futureheads - The Chaos
June 1, 2010
Critic Score
73
13 reviews

46. The Xcerts - Scatterbrain

The Xcerts - Scatterbrain
October 4, 2010
Critic Score
77
3 reviews

44. Les Savy Fav - Root for Ruin

September 14, 2010
Critic Score
75
15 reviews

38. Grinderman - Grinderman 2

September 14, 2010
Critic Score
81
20 reviews

37. Wild Nothing - Gemini

May 25, 2010
Critic Score
76
13 reviews

36. Former Ghosts - New Love

Former Ghosts - New Love
October 26, 2009
Critic Score
70
9 reviews

35. Errors - Come Down With Me

March 1, 2010
Critic Score
78
10 reviews

34. Deerhunter - Halcyon Digest

September 28, 2010
Critic Score
83
31 reviews

33. Bombay Bicycle Club - Flaws

Bombay Bicycle Club - Flaws
July 12, 2010
Critic Score
67
11 reviews

31. Women - Public Strain

September 28, 2010
Critic Score
78
18 reviews

30. Wavves - King of the Beach

August 3, 2010
Critic Score
76
24 reviews

29. Mystery Jets - Serotonin

July 13, 2010
Critic Score
74
11 reviews

28. MGMT - Congratulations

April 13, 2010
Critic Score
67
28 reviews

27. Vampire Weekend - Contra

January 12, 2010
Critic Score
79
33 reviews

26. Salem - King Night

September 28, 2010
Critic Score
69
21 reviews

25. Robyn - Body Talk

November 22, 2010
Critic Score
82
17 reviews

24. Glasser - Ring

September 28, 2010
Critic Score
77
18 reviews

23. Zola Jesus - Stridulum II

August 23, 2010
Critic Score
78
10 reviews

21. Broken Records - Let Me Come Home

Broken Records - Let Me Come Home
January 11, 2011
Critic Score
64
7 reviews

20. Beach House - Teen Dream

January 26, 2010
Critic Score
81
30 reviews

With ‘Teen Dream’, Scally and Legrand have created absorbing, atmospheric music that never strains for significance or seriousness, but is affecting all the same.

19. Warpaint - The Fool

October 26, 2010
Critic Score
78
30 reviews

18. Sky Larkin - Kaleide

Sky Larkin - Kaleide
August 6, 2010
Critic Score
71
9 reviews

17. Weezer - Hurley

September 14, 2010
Critic Score
63
25 reviews

16. Caribou - Swim

April 20, 2010
Critic Score
81
28 reviews

15. Girls - Broken Dreams Club

November 22, 2010
Critic Score
78
16 reviews

12. Liars - Sisterworld

March 9, 2010
Critic Score
79
25 reviews

8. These New Puritans - Hidden

March 2, 2010
Critic Score
83
21 reviews

7. No Age - Everything in Between

September 28, 2010
Critic Score
79
22 reviews

5. Kanye West - My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy

November 22, 2010
Critic Score
91
38 reviews

There is no weak link; there is not a single misstep (and this is a 68-minute-long album). This may very well be his masterpiece.

3. Sleigh Bells - Treats

May 11, 2010
Critic Score
82
32 reviews

2. Arcade Fire - The Suburbs

August 3, 2010
Critic Score
89
35 reviews
While it could be said there’s a lack of the primal force that dominated ‘Funeral’, it’s been replaced with craft and beauty.
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