Best Albums of 2008

A Listmania! list by Mr Luth (Reading, UK)
 
Lie Down In The Light
1.  Lie Down In The Light by Bonnie Prince Billy
The list author says:
  "More fine tunes from the Prince"
£10.46   Used & New from: £3.92
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (7 customer reviews)

Saint Dymphna
2.  Saint Dymphna by Gang Gang Dance
The list author says:
  "Skewed pop genius"
£11.13   Used & New from: £0.90
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (6 customer reviews)

Luna
3.  Luna by The Aliens
The list author says:
  "Breathtaking album brim full of tunes, arrangements and ideas."
£16.73   Used & New from: £6.64
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (14 customer reviews)

For Emma Forever Ago
4.  For Emma Forever Ago by Bon Iver
The list author says:
  "Very probably the debut of the year"
£6.56   Used & New from: £3.40
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (119 customer reviews)

NYC
5.  NYC by Kieran Hebden
The list author says:
  "More jazz-meets-electronics from this unique partnership"
£16.40   Used & New from: £3.74
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)

Street Horrrsing
6.  Street Horrrsing by Fuck Buttons
The list author says:
  "Brilliantly effervescent noise from another contender for debut of the year"
£8.47   Used & New from: £4.95
4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (12 customer reviews)

Parallax Error Beheads You
7.  Parallax Error Beheads You by Max Tundra
The list author says:
  "POP but not as we know it!"
£17.18   Used & New from: £1.70
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)

LETS FALL BACK IN LOVE EP
8.  LETS FALL BACK IN LOVE EP by Slow Club
The list author says:
  "Brilliant EP - good enough to make it onto my albums of the year."
£6.56   Used & New from: £4.73
4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)

Amateur Dramatics
9.  Amateur Dramatics by Minotaur Shock
The list author says:
  "4AD didn't give this gem a physical release. Download it!"
£13.95   Used & New from: £7.06

Thing Of The Past
10.  Thing Of The Past by Vetiver
The list author says:
  "Songs from the obscure collections of these Californian neo-folksters."
£9.22   Used & New from: £6.09
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (3 customer reviews)

Cheer Gone
11.  Cheer Gone by Euros Childs
The list author says:
  "Euros is in real danger of being forgotten despite a string of gorgeous solo albums."
£8.84   Used & New from: £4.95
4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (3 customer reviews)

When The Haar Rolls In
12.  When The Haar Rolls In by James Yorkston
The list author says:
  "Another beautiful Fife inspired set"
£6.00   Used & New from: £0.01
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (4 customer reviews)

Alegranza
13.  Alegranza by El Guincho
The list author says:
  "Think Animal Collective if they only listened to Tropicalia!"
£2.40   Used & New from: £0.01
4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (4 customer reviews)

Visiter
14.  Visiter by The Dodos
The list author says:
  "A grower peppered with great tracks"
£11.67   Used & New from: £0.01
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (8 customer reviews)

Third
15.  Third by Portishead
The list author says:
  "No radical shift just more honed spook/gothic trip hop (with tunes)"
£7.94   Used & New from: £1.04
3.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (110 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Replica Sun Machine
16.  Replica Sun Machine by Shortwave Set
The list author says:
  "A feelgood album of great melodies with the ideas to match."
£9.89   Used & New from: £0.01
3.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (5 customer reviews)

Acid Tongue
17.  Acid Tongue by Jenny Lewis
The list author says:
  "Fusing gospel, country and folk with a dark wit."
£6.00
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (12 customer reviews)

Remember Remember
18.  Remember Remember by Remember Remember
The list author says:
  "Mogwai protégés outdo their mentors with this beautiful slab of electronic post-rock"
£7.98   Used & New from: £3.47
3.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (3 customer reviews)

The Silence Of Love
19.  The Silence Of Love by Headless Heroes
The list author says:
  "Beautiful covers of great songs with Alela Diane on vocals."
£11.14   Used & New from: £7.79
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (9 customer reviews)

Stainless Style
20.  Stainless Style by Neon Neon
The list author says:
  "Fantstic big production POP record that tails off a little at the end."
£6.19   Used & New from: £0.15
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (25 customer reviews)

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