Best Songs of 2012

2012 was a better year for tracks than it was for albums. One thing that stands out in particular is the impressive range of great music, from Frank Ocean to The Walkmen, from Cat Power to Crystal Castles. All brought stonking tunes. And I have compiled them in the attached 8tracks playlist for your listening pleasure.

MY 50 BEST TRACKS OF THE YEAR 

  1. Cat Power – Ruin
  2. Yeasayer – Reagan’s Skeleton
  3. Grimes – Circumambient
  4. The Shins – Simple Song
  5. Lotus Plaza – Strangers
  6. Hot Chip – Motion Sickness
  7. Frank Ocean – Super Rich Kids
  8. Tindersticks – Show Me Everything
  9. Sharon Van Etten – Serpents
  10. Jason Lytle – Willow Wand Willow Wand
  11. Mazzy Star  – Common Burn
  12. Passion Pit  – Take A Walk
  13. Crystal Castles – Plague
  14. The xx – Angels
  15. Tame Impala – Elephant
  16. Shearwater – Breaking The Yearlings
  17. The Walkmen – We Can’t Be Beat
  18. Muse – Madness
  19. Tanlines – Brothers
  20. Lower Dens – Propagation
  21. Of Montreal – Spiteful Intervention
  22. Miike Snow – Paddling Out
  23. M. Ward – Clean Slate
  24. Wild Nothing – Shadow
  25. Twin Shadow – Five Seconds
  26. School Of Seven Bells – Lafaye
  27. Lightships – Muddy Rivers
  28. Django Django – Hail Bop
  29. Sleigh Bells – Born To Lose
  30. Swans – The Seer Returns
  31. Jack White – Sixteen Saltines
  32. Richard Hawley – She Brings the Sunlight
  33. Diiv – Air Conditioning
  34. Bat For Lashes – Laura
  35. Blur – Under the Westway
  36. Spiritualized – Little Girl
  37. Grizzly Bear – Speak In Rounds
  38. Efterklang – Black Summer
  39. Damien Jurado – Working Titles
  40. Beach House – Myth
  41. alt-J – Tessellate
  42. Dinosaur Jr. -Watch The Corners
  43. Best Coast – How They Want Me To Be
  44. Ariel Pink’s Haunted Graffiti – Only In My Dreams
  45. Chromatics – Kill for Love
  46. The Twilight Sad  – Dead City
  47. Future Of The Left – Failed Olympic Bid
  48. Here We Go Magic – Alone But Moving
  49. Bowerbirds – Tuck the Darkness In
  50. Japandroids The House – That Heaven Built
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