Tuesday, January 01, 2008

Top Albums of 2007: #100 - #76 plus some "almost" albums

KXCI is spending New Year's Day with our annual tradition of counting down the top albums of the previous year (based on number of spins). The countdown continues through The Home Stretch this afternoon, stay tuned to find out where your favorites landed in the countdown...

Here's a recap of the first 25 albums (#100 - #76) followed by a list of about ten albums that "almost" made the countdown, missing the top 100 by only a spin or two...

#100 Ted Leo And The Pharmacists, Living With The Living
#99 Jon Rauhouse, Steel Guitar Heart Attack
#98 The Ike Reilly Assassination, We Belong To The Staggering Evening
#97 Robert Plant and Alison Krauss, Raising Sand
#96 Luca, Fractions

#95 The Broken West, I Can't Go On, I'll Go On
#94 Lila Downs, La Cantina
#93 Shout Out Louds, Our Ill Will
#92 Okkervil River, The Stage Names
#91 Jens Lekman, Night Falls Over Kortedala

#90 The Real Tuesday Weld, The London Book of the Dead
#89 Bruce Springsteen, Magic
#88 Ian Moore, To Be Loved
#87 Laura Veirs, Saltbreakers
#86 Andy Palacio and The Garifuna Collective, Watina

#85 The Wayback Machine, Welcome To The Family
#84 Moe., The Conch
#83 Beck, The Information
#82 Greyhound Soul, Tonight And Every Night
#81 The Apples In Stereo, New Magnetic Wonder

#80 The Clientele, God Save The Clientele
#79 Dirty Martini, Tea And Revenge
#78 Poncho Sanchez, Raise Your Hand
#77 The Tryst, Thirsty World
#76 Great Northern, Trading Twilight For Daylight

Ten great albums that just missed the Top 100:
LCD Soundsystem, Sound of Silver
Howe Gelb, Upside Down Home
VHS or Beta, Bring On The Comets
Joan Armatrading, Into The Blues
Ceu, Ceu
Air, Pocket Symphony
Son Volt, The Search
Old Crow Medicine Show, Big Iron World
Lily Allen, Alright Still
Jose Gonzalez, In Our Nature


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