#BestOf 2011: Special Mentions – Blog Rock


And to close our extensive special mentions section, a look at those blog darling whose latest works we’ve been enjoying, but remained at the gates of our Top 50.

20-UNKNOWN MUSIC ORCHESTRA
Unknown Music Orchestra
(Fat Possum)
19-CAT'S EYES
Cat's Eyes
(Polydor)
18-TWERPS
Twerps
(Underwater Peoples)
17-ACTIVE CHILD
You Are All I See
(Vagrant)
16-YUCK
Yuck
(Fat Possum)
15-CONNAN MOCKASIN
Forever Dolphin Love
(Because)
14-COLD CAVE
Cherish The Light Years
(Matador)
13-YOUTH LAGOON
The Year Of Hibernation
(Fat Possum)
12-WASHED OUT
Within And Without
(Sub Pop)
11-WHITE DENIM
D
(Downtown)
10-WILD BEASTS
Smother
(Domino)
9-THE HORRORS
Skying
(XL)
8-WOODS
Sun & Shade
(Woodsist)
7-ICEAGE
New Brigade
(What's Your Rupture?)
6-WU LYF
Go Tell Fire To The Mountain
(L Y F)
5-BATTLES
Gloss Drop
(Warp)
4-CULTS
Cult
(Columbia)
3-THE WAR ON DRUGS
Slave Ambient
(Secretly Canadian)
2-ATLAS SOUND
Parallax
(4AD)
1-GIRLS
Father, Son, Holy Ghost
(True Panther)

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