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03:56 PM on 11/26/12 
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RyanGarner
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1. Now, Now- Threads
2. Coheed and Cambria- The Afterman: Ascension
3. John Mayer- Born and Raised
4. Title Fight- Floral Green
5. Yellowcard- Southern Air
6. Every Time I Die- Ex-Lives
7. Misser- Every Day I Tell Myself I'm Going to Be a Better Person
8. The Tower and The Fool- How Long
9. Caspian- Waking Season
10. I the Mighty- Karma Never Sleeps
03:57 PM on 11/26/12 
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I couldn't narrow down my lists to just a top ten because these albums are so different it was hard to compare them and decide which was "better." So I made two lists.

Punk Rock-esque:
1. The Menzingers - On The Impossible Past
2. Make Do and Mend - Everything You Ever Loved
3. Hostage Calm - Please Remain Calm
4. The Gaslight Anthem - Handwritten
5. The Holy Mess - Cande Ru Las Degas
6. Propagandhi - Failed States
7. Sharks - No Gods
8. Brendan Kelly & The Wandering Birds - I'd Rather Die Than Live Alone
9. Pennywise - All Or Nothing
10. Title Fight - Floral Green

Honorable Mentions:
Basement - Colourmeinkindness
The Dopamines - Vices
Daytrader - Twelve Years
Hot Water Music - Exister
The Sidekicks - Awkward Breeds
No Trigger - Tycoon
OFF! - OFF!
Teenage Bottlerocket - Freak Out!
Ceremony - Zoo

Hardcore/Metal-esque:
1. Converge - All We Love We Leave Behind
2. Torche - Harmonicraft
3. Baroness - Yellow & Green
4. The Sword - Apocryphon
5. Expire - Pendulum Swings
6. Burning Love - Rotten Things To Say
7. Code Orange Kids - Love Is Love // Return To Dust
8. Old Man Gloom - No
9. Xerxes - Our Home Is A Deathbed
10. Every Time I Die - Ex Lives

Honorable Mentions:
Verse - Bitter Clarity, Uncommon Grace
Cancer Bats - Dead Set On Living
Early Graves - Red Horse
Gallows - Gallows
Black Breath - Sentenced To Life
Sylosis - Monolith

EPs/Singles:
1. The Swellers - Running Out of Places To Go
2. Great Reversals - To The Ends of the Earth
3. Holy Fever - Ghost Story b/w There Is A Light
4. Self Defense Family - Self Immolation Family b/w World Virgins
5. The Swellers - Vehicle City Blues

Honorable Mentions:
Citizen/Turnover Split
Revocation - Teratogenesis
Rude Awakening - The Awakening
Anthony Raneri - New Cathedrals

Movies:
I didn't see very many this year, but here were my favorites of those I did see. This is also a full list of every 2012 film I saw. Feel free to let me know what I've missed out on.
1. The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey
2. The Dark Knight Rises
3. The Avengers
4. Skyfall
5. Red Dawn
6. Men In Black 3
7. The Five-Year Engagement
8. Total Recall
9. 21 Jump Street
10. The Hunger Games
11. Ted
12. The Amazing Spider-Man
13. Project X
14. The Campaign
04:03 PM on 11/26/12 
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irthesteve
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1. fun - some nights
2. metric - synthetica
3. early november - in currents
4. jason mraz - love is a four letter word
5. good old war - come back as rain
6. coheed and cambria - afterman ascention
7. sara watkins - sun midnight sun
8. cat power - sun
9. circa survive - violent waves
10. kendrick lamar - good kid maad city
11. anthony green - beautiful things
12. good music - cruel summer
13. anberlin - vital
14. sucre - a minor bird
15. house of heroes - cold hard want
16. matchbox twenty - north
17. mars volta - noctourniquet
18. sleigh bells - reign of terror
19. say anything - anarchy my dear
20. of montreal - paralytic stalks
04:19 PM on 11/26/12 
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Male - 24 Years Old
Favorite Song(Limited to one per band):

20. Anberlin - Self Starter
19. Hopes Die Last - Sydney Shown
18. Forever Came Calling - The Office
17. Broadway - Gentlemen's Brawl
16. Everytime I Die - The Low Road Has No Exits
15. Yellowcard - Sleep In The Snow
14. Hit The Lights - Float Through Me
13. Issues - The Worst Of Them (guilty pleasure, love this song)
12. Hands Like Houses - Lion Skin
11. Crystalyne - Wolves
10. I The Mighty - The Frame 3: Sirocco
9. Go Radio - I Won't Lie
8. Artist vs Poet - Leavin In The Morning
7. Pierce The Veil - Tangled In The Great Escape
6. Thief Club - Fragile Eyes
5. All Time Low - If These Streets Were The States
4. Set It Off - Plastic Promises
3. The Composure - Satan
2. The Audition - You Make Me Sick
1. The Rocket Summer - Circa '46



I couldn't just do ten. That was hard to choose a winner, id say the top 3 are a pretty close tie.
04:34 PM on 11/26/12 
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Albums:
1. The Menzingers - On The Impossible Past
2. Teenage Bottlerocket - Freak Out!
3. All Time Low - Don't Panic
4. Forever Came Calling - Contender
5. Daytrader - Twelve Years
6. I Call Fives - I Call Fives
7. Masked Intruder - Masked Intruder
8. The Sidekicks - Awkward Breeds
9. The Snips - Highs of Lows
10. No Trigger - Tycoon
11. Silverstein - Short Songs
12. Mixtapes - Even On The Worst Nights

Honorable Mention:
1. Sundials - When I Couldn’t Breathe
2. Luther - Let’s Get You Somewhere Else
3. Handguns - Angst
4. The Holy Mess - Cande Ru Las Degas
5. Misser - Every Day I Tell Myself I’m Going To Be A Better Person
6. Cheap Girls - Giant Orange
7. Downtown Struts - Victoria!
8. Last Call - Dog Years
9. Japandroids - Celebration Rock
10. The American Scene - Safe For Now


EP’s:
1. Desaparecidos - MariKKKopa/Backsell
2. The Swellers - Vehicle City Blues
3. Broadway Calls/Mixtapes - Vision Quest
4. The Swellers - Running Out Of Places To Go
5. Elway - Hence My Optimism
6. Spraynard - Exton Square


Movies:
1. The Hobbit
2. 21 Jump Street
3. The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo
4. The Avengers
5. The Dark Knight Rises
6. Prometheus
7. Lincoln
8. The Amazing Spiderman
9. spot for Les Miz
10. The Hunger Games


Shows:
1. YMAS/The Swellers/Twin Atlantic/WATO - Troubadour
2. Bomb the Music Industry! - Aladdin Jr’s
3. The Menzingers - Aladdin Jr’s
4. Dead To Me/Broadway Calls/The Arteries - Blue Star
5. Desaparecidos - Bottom of the Hill
6. Teenage Bottlerocket/The Dopamines/Elway - Troubadour


Songs:
1. The Menzingers - Casey
2. Desaparecidos - MariKKKopa
3. The Swellers - Vehicle City Blues
4. Sundials - New York Crunch
5. Two Hours Traffic - Feel Alright
6. Broadway Calls - Lucky Lighter (yep, it counts)
7. Matt Skiba and the Secrets - Voices
8. Masked Intruder - Heart Shaped Guitar
9. All Time Low - Outlines
10. Spraynard - Can I Borrow a Feeling?
11. The Sidekicks - DMT
12. The American Scene - Hungry Hands
13. Japandroids - Fire’s Highway
14. The Snips - Lines
15. The Gaslight Anthem - Howl
04:36 PM on 11/26/12 
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Gallows - Gallows
Every Time I Die - Ex Lives
The Menzingers - On the Impossible Past
Rolo Tomassi - Astraea
Fiona Apple - The Idler Wheel
Blood Red Shoes - In Time to Voices
Pulled Apart By Horses - Tough Love
Deftones - Koi no Yokan
Converge - All We Love We Leave Behind
Sharon van Etten - Tramp
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Japandroids - Celebration Rock
The Maccabees - Given to the Wild
The Gaslight Anthem - Handwritten
David Byrne & St. Vincent - Love This Giant
Cancer Bats - Dead Set on Living
Metric - Synthetica
Sharks - No Gods
Frank Ocean - Channel Orange
Titus Andronicus - Local Business
The Chariot - One Wing
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Hot Water Music - Exister
Narrows - Painted
Frankie Rose - Interstellar
Grizzly Bear - Shields
Architects - Daybreaker
Metz - Metz
Torche - Harmonicraft
The Hives - Lex Hives
A Place to Bury Strangers - Worship
Beth Orton - Sugaring Season
04:42 PM on 11/26/12 
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SpyKi
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Today I started going back through 2012 releases, should have a list by the end of the year. Spoiler alert, fun.
yep.
04:44 PM on 11/26/12 
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RyanGarner
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That Pentimento album is really great as well.
04:46 PM on 11/26/12 
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barkjon
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trying my hand at this,

1. The Gaslight Anthem - Handwritten
2. Silversun Pickups - Neck of the Woods
3. Of Monsters and Men - My Head Is An Animal
4. Atlas Genius - Through the Glass EP
5. You Blew It! - Grow Up, Dude
6. mewithoutYou - Ten Stories
7. Joie de Vivre - We're All Better Than This
8. Tame Impala - Lonerism
9. Mumford & Sons - Babel
10. Metric - Synthetica
04:57 PM on 11/26/12 
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thisisadisaster
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most of the albums i listened to this year sucked. you let me down 2012. its the end of the world.
05:03 PM on 11/26/12 
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mrgenious
the sugary smell of spring time
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most of the albums i listened to this year sucked. you let me down 2012. its the end of the world.

this right here. only three albums from this year would probably make my top ten of 2011.
05:09 PM on 11/26/12 
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ACA
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Love reading these lists.
05:35 PM on 11/26/12 
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sickydicky
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corona, ca
Male - 25 Years Old
all human-catholic guilt
mewithoutyou-ten stories
hail the sun-elephantitis
circa survive-violent waves
minus the bear-infinity overhead
kurt travis-wha happen
cursive-i am gemini
07:04 PM on 11/26/12 
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Whalejaw
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Dayton, OH
Male - 28 Years Old
1. Title Fight - Floral Green
2. Kendrick Lamar - good kid, m.A.A.d city
3. mewithoutYou - Ten Stories
4. Cloud Nothings - Attack On Memory
5. Schoolboy Q - Habits and Contradictions
6. The Menzingers - On The Impossible Past
7. Dikembe - Broad Shoulders
8. Metric - Synthetica
9. ...And You Will Know Us by the Trail Of Dead - Lost Songs
10. Basement - Colourmeinkindess
07:27 PM on 11/26/12 
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Ismael182
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Chicago, IL
Male - 27 Years Old
Top 19 Albums Of The Year

01. Grizzly Bear - Shields
02. Blink 182 - Dogs Eating Dogs EP
02. Hans Zimmer - The Dark Knight Rises
03. Yellowcard - Southern Air
04. Muse - The 2nd Law
05. How To Destroy Angels - An Omen EP
06. Anberlin - Vital
07. Japandroids - Celebration Rock
08. Cursive - I Am Gemini
09. P.O.S. - We Don't Even Live Here
10. Kendrick Lamar - good kid, m.A.A.d city
11. Green Day - Tre!
12. Green Day - Dos!
13. G.O.O.D. Music - Cruel Summer
14. Tame Impala - Lonerism
15. John Mayer - Born And Raised
16. Minus The Bear - Infinity Overhead
17. River Whyless - A Stone, A Leaf, An Unfound Door
18. Animal Collective - Centipede Hz
19. Green Day - Uno!

Honorable mentions of albums that came out last year

The Black Keys - El Camino
Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross - The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo
Cage The Elephant - Thank You Happy Birthday
My Morning Jacket - Circuital
Foster The People - Torches



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