When it comes to albums released in 2010, you’d be hard-pressed to find anyone who’s pored over them more intensely than a KEXP DJ. So, what were their favorites? Which CDs did they reach for the most, or, uh, “click on” the most in their iTunes players? Find out as KEXP looks at each DJ’s list through the month of December, leading up to our 2010 Top 90.3 Countdown, as voted on by YOU, the KEXP listener! Voting ends on Monday, December 20th, so let us know your favorites now.
John Richards’s 2010 Top Ten Albums
|2||Total Life Forever||Foals||Sub Pop|
|3||The Suburbs||Arcade Fire||Merge|
|4||Phosphene Dream||Black Angels||Blue Horizon|
|7||Teen Dream||Beach House||Sub Pop|
|8||Treats||Sleigh Bells||Mom + Pop|
|9||Pickin Up the Pieces||Fitz & The Tantrums||Dangerbird|
|10||This is Happening||LCD Soundsystem||DFA/Virgin|
John Richards is the host of The Morning Show, airing Monday through Friday, 6-10AM.