— Frank Ocean | Apollo Run | Father John Misty | Born Gold|How To Dress Well. Read on for our top albums of 2012!
"Being that this is our last column of the year it is only appropriate that we count down our top album of the year. The top albums of the year list, at least for me, always contains a few entries that cause me to look back, SMH and think WTF.1 And you know what? I am fine with this, because I have come to the conclusion that it is rarer for an album to stay in rotation beyond a year or two than it is for an album to give us a few months of joy and eventually fade into the hard drive only to be dug out when making drunken playlists that need a strong emotional core. It is the nature of the beast, which is not a bad thing at all, realistically how many off us can spread joy into a complete strangers life?"