Top 10s

Top 10s

Top 10 National

1) Lucinda Williams, Little Honey (Lost Highway)

2) Metallica, Death Magnetic (Warner Bros.)

3) Bun B, II Trill (Rap-a-Lot)

4) Graveyard (Tee Pee)

5) Wovenhand, Ten Stones (Sounds Familyre)

6) Nick Cave & the Bad Seeds, Dig!!! Lazarus Dig!!! (Anti-)

7) Steve Cropper & Felix Cavaliere, Nudge It Up a Notch (Stax)

8) Deerhunter, Microcastle/Weird Era Cont. (Kranky/4AD)

Top 10s

9) The Black Keys, Attack & Release (Nonesuch)

10) MGMT, Oracular Spectacular (Columbia)

Top 10 Local

1) Alejandro Escovedo, Real Animal (Back Porch)

2) James McMurtry, Just Us Kids (Lightning Rod)

3) Hayes Carll, Trouble in Mind (Lost Highway)

4) The Sword, Gods of the Earth (Kemado)

5) Grupo Fantasma, Sonidos Gold (Aire Sol)

6) The Ape-Shits, La Pollution Culturelle (Super Secret)

7) When Dinosaurs Ruled the Earth, Not Noiice (Chalk Circle)

8) Eliza Gilkyson, Beautiful World (Red House)

9) Lions of Tsavo, [Firelung] (Ovrcast)

Top 10s

10) Dan Dyer (Fat Caddy)

10 Local Alternates

1) San Saba County, ... Though Cheating Was Never an Option (Wagonmaker)

2) The Lovely Sparrows, Bury the Cynics (Abandoned Love)

3) Ariel Abshire, Exclamation Love (Darla)

4) Horse + Donkey, Dreams

5) Warren Hood (Good Dinner)

6) Kacy Crowley, Cave (Stable)

7) Joe Ely & Joel Guzman, Live Cactus! (Rack 'Em)

8) Danny Schmidt, Little Grey Sheep (Waterbug)

9) South Austin Jug Band, Strange Invitation

10) Broken Teeth, Electric (Tex-Tone)

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