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The Best Albums of 2014

The end of the year is nigh! Jim and Greg look back at the Best Albums of 2014 and hear some picks from listeners.

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The Best Albums of 2014

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  1. Joe Esposito, You're the Best, The Karate Kid Soundtrack, Casablanca, 1984
  2. Shellac, All the Surveyors, Dude Incredible, Touch and Go, 2014
  3. Wussy, Teenage Wasteland, Attica!, Damnably, 2014
  4. Aphex Twin, CIRCLONTA6A (syrobonkus mix), Syro, Warp, 2014
  5. Mary J. Blige, Therapy, The London Sessions, Capitol, 2014
  6. FKA Twigs, Numbers, LP1, Young Turks, 2014
  7. Ty Segall, Feel, Manipulator, Drag City, 2014
  8. Spoon, Rainy Taxi, They Want My Soul, Loma Vista, 2014
  9. Sturgill Simpson, Life of Sin, Metamodern Sounds in Country Music, High Top Mountain, 2014
  10. Le Butcherettes, Burn the Scab, Cry is for the Flies, Nadie Sound Inc., 2014
  11. Benjamin Booker, Have you Seen My Son, Benjamin Booker, ATO, 2014
  12. Ex Hex, Don't Wanna Lose, Rips, Merge, 2014
  13. The War on Drugs, Under the Pressure, Lost in the Dream, Secretly Canadian, 2014
  14. Gordon Lightfoot, The List, Sundown, Reprise, 1974
  15. Protomartyr, I Stare at Floors, Under Color of Official Right, Hardly Art, 2014
  16. Against Me!, True Trans Soul Rebel, Transgender Dysphoria Blues, Total Treble and Xtra Mile, 2014
  17. Kelis, Friday Fish Fry, Food, Ninja Tune, 2014
  18. Kraftwerk, The Telephone Call, The Telephone Call (Single), Elektra, 1987
  19. Robert Plant, Rainbow, Lullaby and…The Ceaseless Roar, Warner Bros., 2014
  20. The Go, Hire a Navy, Fiesta, Burger Records, 2013
  21. The Kickstand Band, Promenade, Summer Means Fun EP, N/A, 2013

Footnotes

chicagotribune.com Greg's Best of 2014 wbez.org Jim's Best of 2014 soundopinions.org The Best Albums of 2014 (so far) soundopinions.org Kelis on Sound Opinions soundopinions.org Benjamin Booker on Sound Opinions soundopinions.org Protomartyr on Sound Opinions soundopinions.org Lydia Loveless on Sound Opinions soundopinions.org Parquet Courts on Sound Opinions soundopinions.org Spoon on Sound Opinions soundopinions.org Ty Segall on Sound Opinions