My top 10 albums of 2006

A Listmania! list by R. Summers "size_of_an_ocean"
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Silent Shout
1.  Silent Shout by The Knife
The list author says:
  "My favourite album of the year is actually Monkey Swallows The Universe, but Amazon don't stock it. This is a very close second though. Best song: We Share Our Mother's Health"
15.03   Used & New from: 4.89
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (23 customer reviews)

Crane Wife
2.  Crane Wife by The Decemberists
The list author says:
  "Quite different to Picaresque, but still brilliant. Is it wrong that I like something that sounds so much like Jethro Tull though?! Best song: The Crane Wife, Pts 1 & 2"
14.52   Used & New from: 3.77
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (24 customer reviews)

Everything All The Time
3.  Everything All The Time by Band of Horses
The list author says:
  "Took a while to get into it, but the tunes just started to really stick in my head. Best song: The Great Salt Lake"
9.06   Used & New from: 4.49
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (23 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Progress Reform
4.  Progress Reform by iLiKETRAiNS
The list author says:
  "The best band to come out of Leeds for a long long time. Best song: The Beeching Report"
8.44   Used & New from: 2.73
4.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (7 customer reviews)

Writer's Block
5.  Writer's Block by Peter Bjorn and John
The list author says:
  "This album could only be Scandinavian. Brilliant pop tunes, and Victoria Bergsmann makes an ace contribution. Best song: Young Folks"
8.99   Used & New from: 0.01
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (15 customer reviews)

Oh You're So Silent Jens
6.  Oh You're So Silent Jens by Jens Lekman
The list author says:
  "Not really an album, more a collection of EPs, so it shouldn't really count. But it does. Because it rules. Best song: I Saw Her In The Anti-War Demonstration"
8.99   Used & New from: 3.57
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (3 customer reviews)

The Greatest [Reissue]
7.  The Greatest [Reissue] by Cat Power
The list author says:
  "Her voice is just absolutely gorgeous, and the music is just as good to match. Quite different from what she normally does, but she does it really bloody well! Best song: Could We"
11.24   Used & New from: 0.81
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (23 customer reviews)

Gulag Orkestar / Lon Gisland EP
8.  Gulag Orkestar / Lon Gisland EP by Beirut
The list author says:
  "Again, this took a while to really grow on me, but I love it now. For someone so young, the sound is so assured. Best song: Postcards From Italy"
10.44   Used & New from: 4.29
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (25 customer reviews)

The Letting Go
9.  The Letting Go by Bonnie Prince Billy
The list author says:
  "Not as good as I See A Darkness, but still brilliant. He just keeps on making good, solid albums, and long may he continue. Best song: The Seedling"
10.46   Used & New from: 0.96
3.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (14 customer reviews)

To Find Me Gone
10.  To Find Me Gone by Vetiver
The list author says:
  "Lovely understated folk pop rock. Or whatever it is. It's just nice! Best song: Been So Long"
Used & New from: 2.99
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2 customer reviews)

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