Tug Baker’s Top Albums of 2010

Posted December 29th, 2010 by eric

Tug Baker is the proprietor of one of our more frequently referenced music blogs, About Today. He also has a loose definition of victuals, as evidenced by this cover piece he wrote for Free Times. He even made downloadable mixes out of his favorites this year because he loves you like that. Here are his Top Albums of 2010:

10. Sufjan Stevens, The Age of Adz & All Delighted People EP (Asthmatic Kitty)

9. Big Boi, Sir Lucious Leftfoot: The Son of Chico Dusty (Def Jam)

8. Warpaint, The Fool (Rough Trade)

Warpaint “Undertow” from maudegone on Vimeo.

7. Toro Y Moi, Causers of This (Car Park)

Toro Y Moi – Low Shoulder from Chris Murdoch on Vimeo.

6. Vampire Weekend, Contra (XL)

5. Robyn, Body Talk (Konichiwa)

Robyn – Hang With Me official video from Robyn on Vimeo.

4. Kanye West, My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy (Roc-A-Fella Records)

3. Ghost Animal, Summertime In Heaven (self-released)

Ghost Animal – Through Your Eyes from Tyler T Williams on Vimeo.

2. The National, High Violet (4AD)

1. Tame Impala, Innerspeaker (Univeral Import)

Tame Impala – Lucidity from Modular People on Vimeo.

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  • 1 Pete // Dec 29, 2010 at 12:31 pm

    YES, Tug. Tame Impala = #1 with a bullet. Also, somehow the best show I saw in 2010. I set the bar so high going into it & yet they cleared it. They’ll be selling out stadiums in 5 years.