Wednesday, December 11, 2013

Best of 2013: Canadian Albums

It has been a dominant year for Canadian music (as you'll see from the complete 'best of' list), so you really can't lose with any of my favorite Canadian albums of 2013:

20 Steve Parkinson & The Stony Lonesome "Kentucky Straight Heartbreak"
19 Fast Romantics "Afterlife Blues"
18 Said The Whale "hawaiii" 
17 Wordburglar "Welcome To Cobra Island "
16 Jadea Kelly "Clover"
15 Royal Canoe "Today We're Believers"
14 Sam Cash & the Romantic Dogs "Stand Together, Fall Together"
13 The Abramson Singers "Late Riser" 
12 Lindi Ortega "Tin Star"

11 Beams "Just Rivers" 
10 Wildlife "…On the Heart"
9 Al Tuck "Stranger At the Wake"
8 The Weeknd "Kiss Land"
7 Elephant Stone "Elephant Stone"
6 The Sadies "Internal Sounds"
5 Minotaurs "New Believers"
4 Pkew Pkew Pkew (gunshots) "Glory Days"
3 The Gertrudes "Neighbourhood"
2 The Strumbellas "We Still Move On the Dance Floor"
1. Portage & Main "Never Had The Tim"

2 comments:

Anonymous said...

I guarantee you are the only person on the planet who thinks Wordburglar put out a better album than Arcade Fire this year. Congrats

Peter Kearns said...

I'm far from the only person on the planet who was sadly disappointed by that Arcade Fire record.