If you don't tune into these already, now is the time! Here are some of my favorite 'stumble-upons' from 2011. These are in some particular order, but nothing too precise.
10. Tres Mts.- Three Mts.
9. Neon Indian- Era Extrana
8. The Black Keys- El Camino
7. Tokyo Police Club- Elephant Shell
6. Monogold- The Softest Glow
5. Youth Lagoon- The Year of Hibernation
4. Givers- In Light
3. Animal Collective- Merriweather Post Pavilion
2. Bear Hands- Burning Bush Supper Club
1. Phantogram- Eyelid Movies
It goes without saying that all other albums by these bands should be checked out as well! Who were your favorites from 2011??