Top 50 Albums of 2014

1) First Aid Kit, “Stay Gold”

2) Stars, “No One Is Lost”

3) Tennis, “Ritual in Repeat”

4) Lady Antebellum, “747”

5) Ryan Adams, “Ryan Adams”

6) Jack White, “Lazaretto”

7) TV on the Radio, “Seeds”

8) Nickel Creek, “A Dotted Line”

9) Conner Oberst, “Upside Down Mountain”

10) Lykke Li, “I Never Learn”

11) Dum Dum Girls, “Too True”

12) St. Vincent, “St. Vincent”

13) The War On Drugs, “Lost In the Dream”

14) The New Pornoraphers, “Brill Bruisers”

15) Johnny Cash, “Out Among the Stars”

16) The Black Keys, “Turn Blue”

17) Interpol, “El Pintor”

18) Wye Oak, “Shriek”

19) Tim McGraw, “Sundown Heaven Town”

20) Andrew Bird, “Things Are Really Great Here, Sort of…”

21) Sharon Von Etten, “Are We There”

22) Tycho, “Awake”

23) Beck, “Morning Phase”

24) Warpaint, “Warpaint”

25) Real Estate, “Atlas”

26) Jessie Ware, “Tough Love”

27) Little Big Town, “Pain Killer”

28) Wade Bowen, “Wade Bowen”

29) Lee Ann Womack, “The Way I’m Livin'”

30) Dolly Parton, “Blue Smoke”

31) Ingrid Michaelson, “Lights Out”

32) U2, “Songs of Innocence”

33) Future Islands, “Singles”

34) Foster the People, “Supermodel”

35) Phish, “Fuego”

36) Elbow, “The Take Off and Landing of Everything”

37) Tom Petty, “Hypnotic Eye”

38) Jackson Browne, “Standing in the Breach”

39) PIxies, “Indie City”

40) The Pains of Being Pure at Heart, “Days of Abandon”

41) Brad Pailsey, “”

42) Alt-J, “This is All Yours”

43) Counting Crows, “Somewhere Under Wonderland”

44) Hospitality, “Trouble”

45) Coldplay, “Ghost Stories”

46) Angel Olsen, “Burn Your Fire For No Witness”

47) Kenny Chesney, “The Big Revival”

48) Shovels & Rope, “Swimmin’ Time”

49) Electric Youth, “Innerworld”

50) Lana Del Rey, “Ultraviolence”