For the rest of the year, we'll be spotlighting our KEXP DJs Top Albums of 2012. You can see what our listeners voted for as their Top Albums of 2012 here.
Hannah's 2012 Top Ten Albums
|Godspeed You! Black Emperor||Allelujah! Don't Bend! Ascend!||Constellation|
|Absolute Monarchs||1||Good to Die Records|
|Wolfbrigade||Damned||Southern Lord Records|
|Norska||Norska||Brutal Panda Records|
|Black Breath||Sentenced to Life||Southern Lord|
|Dum Dum Girls||End of Daze EP||Sub Pop|
|Neurosis||Honor Found In Decay||Neurot|
|Father John Misty||Fear Fun||Sub Pop|
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