Rise: Records of the Year 2011

Rise: Records of the Year 2011 [main list]

  1. War On Drugs – Slave Ambient
  2. tUnE-YarDs – w h o k i l l
  3. Walls – Coracle
  4. Jonathan Wilson – Gentle Spirit
  5. Josh T. Pearson – Last Of The Country Gentlemen
  6. Kurt Vile – Smoke Ring For My Halo
  7. P.J Harvey – Let England Shake
  8. Antlers – Burst Apart
  9. Little Dragon – Ritual Union
  10. Shabazz Palaces – Black Up
  11. Metronomy – The English Riviera
  12. Balam Acab – Wander / Wonder
  13. Wooden Shjips – West
  14. Braids – Native Speaker
  15. Nicolas Jaar – Space Is Only Noise
  16. Veronica Falls – Veronica Falls
  17. Lykke Li – Wounded Rhymes
  18. Real Estate – Days
  19. St. Vincent – Strange Mercy
  20. Wye Oak – Civilian
  21. White Denim – D
  22. Ghostpoet – Peanut Butter Blues & Meloncholy Jam
  23. Fair Ohs – Everything Is Dancing
  24. Ryan Adams – Ashes & Fire
  25. Other Lives – Tamer Animals
  26. The Field – Looping State of Mind
  27. Tom Waits – Bad As Me
  28. Wilco – The Whole Love
  29. Girls – Father, Son, Holy Ghost
  30. Lanterns on the Lake – Gracious Tide, Take Me Home
  31. Anna Calvi – Anna Calvi
  32. Battles – Gloss Drop
  33. EMA – Past Life Martyred Saints
  34. Hyetal – Broadcast
  35. Cults – Cults
  36. Cat’s Eyes – Cat’s Eyes
  37. Dutch Uncles – Cadenza
  38. Blood Orange – Coastal Grooves
  39. Deerhoof – Vs. Evil
  40. Little Roy – Battle For Seattle
  41. Mastodon – The Hunter
  42. PLANNINGTOROCK – W
  43. Zun Zun Egui – Katang
  44. Wild Beasts – Smother
  45. Bill Callahan – Apocalypse
  46. Gang Gang Dance – Eye Contact
  47. King Creosote & Jon Hopkins – Diamond Mine
  48. James Blake – James Blake
  49. The Decemberists – The King Is Dead
  50. Summer Camp – Welcome To Condale