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, airing Monday, January 3rd.
Marji Makers’ 2010 Top Ten Albums
1. Brothers – The Black Keys (Nonesuch)
2. I’m Having Fun Now – Jenny & Johnny (Warner Brothers)
3. God Willin’ And The Creek Don’t Rise – Ray LaMontagne & The Pariah Dogs (RCA)
4. The Secret Sisters – The Secret Sisters (Universal Republic)
5. Lonely Mile – The Magic Mirrors (self-released)
6. Love and Circumstance – Carrie Rodriguez (Ninth Street Opus)
7. Here’s To Taking It Easy – Phosphorescent (Dead Oceans)
8. Been Listening – Johnny Flynn (Transgressive)
9. Come And Get It! – Eli “Paperboy” Reed (Capitol)
10. Crazy For You – Best Coast (Mexican Summer)
Marji Makers spins Blue Plate Specials on Swingin’ Doors, Thursday nights from 6-9PM.