That Time of Year: Bests of 2008

With the New Year fast approaching, it’s about time we post our top tens of 2008.

Top Ten Albums of 2008
1. Tea Leaf Green – Raise Up the Tent
2. Atmosphere – When Life Gives You Lemons, You Paint That Shit Gold
3. Dr. Dog – Fate
4. The Bridge – Blind Man’s Hill
5. Thievery Corporation – Radio Retaliation
6. Fleet Foxes – Fleet Foxes
7. MGMT – Oracular Spectacular
8. Marco Benevento – Invisible Baby
9. Sound Tribe Sector 9 – Peaceblaster
10. Brazilian Girls – New York City

Top Ten Live Shows of 2008
1. 11.21 Umphrey’s McGee @ 9:30 Club – Washington, DC
2. 05.09 Tea Leaf Green @ The 8×10 – Baltimore
3. 12.03 Dr. Dog @ 9:30 Club – Washington, DC
4. 12.06 Grace Potter and The Nocturnals @ 9:30 Club – Washington, DC
5. 04.15 The Disco Biscuits @ State Theatre – East Falls Church, VA
6. 09.17 The Bridge @ The 8×10 – Baltimore
7. 05.11 Radiohead @ Nissan Pavilion – Bristow, VA
8. 07.10 Perpetual Groove @ All Good Festival – Marvin’s Mountaintop, WV
9. 10.19 EOTO and Clay Parnell @ Santa Fe Cafe – College Park, MD
10. 11.26 The Brew @ Highline Ballroom – New York, NY

Top Ten Singles of 2008
1. “Jigsaw Falling Into Place” – Radiohead
2. “Kids” – MGMT
3. “Time to Pretend” – MGMT
4. “Videotape” – The Roots
5. “I’m Good, I’m Gone” – Lykke Li
6. “Sex on Fire” – Kings of Leon
7. “Disturbia” – Rihanna
8. “Heartless” – Kanye West
9. “Electric Feel” – MGMT
10. “Womanizer” – Britney Spears

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One response to “That Time of Year: Bests of 2008

  1. ooh ooh! i want to leave mine!

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