The KEXP DJs hear thousands of albums every year, but in 2011, which ten really stood out for them? Find out as KEXP looks at each DJ’s list through the month of December, leading up to our 2011 Top 90.3 Countdown, as voted on by YOU, the KEXP listener! Voting ends on Monday, December 19th, so let us know your favorites now, and tune in on Friday, December 30th to hear which albums made the list!
John Richards’ 2011 Top Ten Albums
|10||The Head and the Heart||The Head and the Heart||Sub Pop|
|9||Glowing Mouth||Milagres||Kill Rock Stars|
|7||My Head Is an Animal||Of Monsters and Men||Record Records|
|6||Go Tell Fire to the Mountain||WU LYF||LYF|
|5||The Big Roar||The Joy Formidable||Canvasback/ Atlantic|
|4||The King of Limbs||Radiohead||tbd|
|3||Build a Rocket Boys!||Elbow||Fiction/Downtown|
|2||Rise Ye Sunken Ships||We Are Augustines||Turnout/Oxcart|
|1||Hurry Up, We’re Dreaming||M83||Mute|
John Richards is the host of The Morning Show, airing Monday through Friday, 6-10AM.