According to SoundScan 2011 Year-End Charts, these are the top 50 rock albums of the year in sales. Mumford & Sons' Sigh No More was the top-selling record with around 1.4 million copies sold.

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Matthew Tsai on 01/04/12 - 11:46 PM
Today we're featuring another batch of Best of 2011 lists from AbsolutePunk staffers, notable artists, and industry folk. Our personal favorites include The Roots, Living With Lions, The Rosebuds, Frank Turner, Sóley, Align in Time, Other Lives, Lanterns on the Lake, Brighter Brightest, and Industries of the Blind. We hope you'll see why we chose these artists and will enjoy them as much as we do.

Staffers: Lueda Alia, Dre Okorley, Sean Rizzo, Deborah Remus, Broden Terry.
Artists and Industry: Shad, Converge, Hit the Lights, Into It. Over It., Bridge 9 Records.

Be sure to check out all the lists and comment to discuss what you like, don't like, or would love to learn more about!
Dre Okorley on 01/01/12 - 09:46 AM
The This Is Hardcore 2011 lineup has been announced.

Submitted by yayitsjoe
Matthew Tsai on 05/31/11 - 11:45 AM
The BBC Sound of 2011 list which was mentioned a couple of weeks ago, has now started to count down the Top 5 Artists, discussing one of the five each day in more depth. Head here to see how that shortlist is now forming and also read interviews and watch videos of the acts.
Kyle Huntington on 01/05/11 - 06:05 AM
Alter The Press posted a preview of 2011.
Christian Wagner on 12/29/10 - 11:07 AM
Shazam have predicted big things for the likes of MNDR, Jay Electronica, Jessie J, The Vaccines and more for next year. Read the full list and details here.

Submitted by TunedAgainst
Kyle Huntington on 12/17/10 - 08:05 AM
The 2011 Rock Hall Of Fame nominess have been announced.

Submitted by Smash Adams
Kyle Huntington on 12/15/10 - 06:31 AM
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View this review.Live In Japan 2011
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Staff Review
View this review.The End Records Summer Sampler 2011
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Staff Review
View this review.Jazz Funeral
By Christian Wagner
View this review.Mutemath – 08.18.2011
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