2010 Top Ten List Spotlight: DJ Alex

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.

DJ Alex’s 2010 Top Ten Albums

album artist label
My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy Kanye West Def Jam/Roc-A-Fella
Swim Caribou Domino
InnerSpeaker Tame Impala Modular
Triangulation Scuba Hotflush
Cosmogramma Flying Lotus Warp
Raw Cuts, Vol. 1 Motor City Drum Ensemble Faces
Sir Lucious Left Foot… The Son of Chico Dusty Big Boi Def Jam
Black City Matthew Dear Ghostly
The Age of Adz Sufjan Stevens Asthmatic Kitty
Long Distance Onra All City

DJ Alex is on the air Saturday nights, 1AM-6AM.

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One Comment

  1. Erik Wallace
    Posted December 9, 2010 at 9:49 am | Permalink

    Good call on Scuba and Tame Impala. I make an annual end of year mix for friends and this was a tough year, tons of good music came out.

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