Best Albums of 2004
1Arcade FireFuneral
2Iron & WineOur Endless Numbered Days
3The Mountain GoatsWe Shall All Be Healed
4James Yorkston & The AthletesJust Beyond the River
5Nick Cave & The Bad SeedsAbattoir Blues / The Lyre of Orpheus
6Elliott SmithFrom A Basement On The Hill
7Flotation Toy WarningThe Bluffers Guide to the Flight Deck
8Xiu XiuFabulous Muscles
9Modest MouseGood News for People Who Love Bad News
10StarsSet Yourself on Fire
11The Hold SteadyAlmost Killed Me
12St. ThomasLet's Grow Together
13Fiery FurnacesBlueberry Boat
14DelgadosUniversal Audio
15Half CousinThe Function Room
16Two GallantsThe Throes
17EspersEspers
18Royal CityLittle Heart's Ease
Best Albums of 2003
Best Albums of 2005