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Written by: Anton Djamoos (12/25/07)
So, about a month ago, Adeniz19 made a thread in the Members Only forum asking people to post their top 20 albums of the year. He then used a point system to see what were some of the prestigious members' favorite releases.

Here are the results:



30. The Snake The Cross The Crown- Cotton Teeth (357 pts)


29. Motion City Soundtrack- Even If It Kills Me (363 pts)


28. The Starting Line- Direction (376 pts)


27. Okkervil River- The Stage Names (385 pts)


26. The Shins- Wincing Away the Night (399 pts)


25. Rilo Kiley- Under the Black Lights (401 pts)


24. The Graduate- Anhedonia (426 pts)


23. The Good Life- Help Wanted Nights (460 pts)


22. Coheed and Cambria- No World For Tomorrow (468 pts)


21. Minus the Bear- Planet of Ice (468 pts)


20. Bright Eyes- Cassadaga (473 pts)


19. Josh Ritter- The Historical Conquests of Josh Ritter (475 pts)


18. Moving Mountains- Pneuma (478 pts)


17. Arcade Fire- Neon Bible (478 pts)


16. Anberlin- Cities (494 pts)


15. The Weakerthans- Reunion Tour (499 pts)


14. Against Me!- New Wave (506 pts)


13. Saves the Day- Under the Boards (544 pts)


12. The Honorary Title- Scream and Light Up the Sky (550 pts)


11. Spoon- Ga Ga Ga Ga Ga (560 pts)


10. Explosions In the Sky- All of A Sudden I Miss Everyone (583 pts)


9. The National- Boxer (675 pts)


8. Dustin Kensrue- Please Come Home (675 pts)


7. Straylight Run- The Needles The Space (702 pts)


6. Modest Mouse- We Were Dead Before the Ship Even Sank (770 pts)


5. Iron & Wine- The Shepherds Dog (776 pts)


4. Say Anything- In Defense of the Genre (910 pts)


3. Jimmy Eat World- Chase This Light (1165 pts)


2. Thrice- The Alchemy Index: Volumes 1 & 2- Fire & Water (1207 pts)


1. Radiohead- In Rainbows (1758 pts)
 
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05:01 PM on 12/26/07
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Ha! 3 of the Top5 on this list are in my Top25. Awesome.
05:57 PM on 12/26/07
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Ha! 3 of the Top5 on this list are in my Top25. Awesome.

Unfortunately we are not prestigious enough to matter.
09:02 PM on 12/26/07
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It's actually sort of embarrassing because 80% of those suck.
09:25 AM on 12/27/07
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actually 80% of those kick ass.
amazing.
11:31 AM on 12/27/07
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that top 5 is almost the same as mine. but with Say Anything on top and Paper Walls instead of Iron & Wine. Riot! could be there too.
12:11 PM on 12/27/07
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Solid list.
01:25 PM on 12/27/07
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Top 5 was predictable
02:03 PM on 12/27/07
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Damn Four Year Strong didn't even make it? I put that as my number two after Explosions In The Sky I think, and I though other people had it high also.
03:17 PM on 12/27/07
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The top 6 weren't even on my list at all, but my #1 is #7 here, so i think alot of those points came from me. or some logic like that....
03:54 PM on 12/27/07
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The top 6 weren't even on my list at all, but my #1 is #7 here, so i think alot of those points came from me. or some logic like that....
1/7 of the points were yours then lol
07:34 PM on 12/27/07
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1/7 of the points were yours then lol
haha, awesome
11:11 PM on 12/27/07
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The Needles The Space > In Rainbows

(Please do not read that as Straylight Run > Radiohead)
09:41 PM on 12/28/07
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i have heard exactly three of those records and only liked one song off of the three. sweet
08:06 AM on 12/30/07
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Maybe pretentious would be more appropriate.
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