2012 Year-End Lists: Sarah Hager, Merge intern

2012 Year-End Lists: Sarah Hager, Merge intern

Top Ten Albums of 2012:
Caspian - Waking Season
Pinback - Information Retrieved
Jack White - Blunderbuss
Divine Fits - A Thing Called Divine Fits
El Ten Eleven - Transitions

Mono - For My Parents
Matthew E. White - Big Inner
Titus Andronicus - Local Business
The Helio Sequence - Negotiations
Alabama Shakes - Boys and Girls

Top Ten NC Releases of 2012:
Spider Bags - Shake My Head
The Mountain Goats - Transcendental Youth
Holy Ghost Tent Revival - Sweat Like the Old Days
Midtown Dickens - Home
Lilac Shadows - A Shallow Madness
Gross Ghost - Bear Rabbit
Bowerbirds - The Clearing
Hiss Golden Messenger - Poor Moon
Some Army - EP
The Flute Flies - Yes Means Maybe

Top Ten Concerts of 2012:
The Who
Godspeed You! Black Emperor
Jack White
Future Islands
Caspian/Cursive/Minus the Bear
Andrew Bird/Mavis Staples
The Avett Brothers
El Ten Eleven
Mono/Chris Brokaw