2012 Top Ten List Spotlight: John Gilbreath

For the rest of the year, we’ll be spotlighting our KEXP DJs Top Albums of 2012, leading up to our 2012 Top Album Countdown, as voted on by our listeners! Voting ends on Friday, December 21st, so let us know your favorites now, and tune in on Friday, December 28th to hear if your picks made the list!

Robert Glasper Experiment

Robert Glasper Experiment // photo by Mike Schreiber

John Gilbreath’s 2012 Top Ten Albums

Rank Album Artist Label
10 Harris Eisenstadt Canada Day III Songlines
9 Chano Dominguez Flamenco Sketches Blue Note
8 Daphnis Prieto Proverb Trio Daphnison
7 Tim Berne Snakeoil ECM
6 Jason Robinson Tiresian Symmetry Cuneiform
5 Brad Mehldau Trio Ode Nonesuch
4 Scott Dubois Landscape Scripture Sunnyside
3 Henry Threadgill’s Zooid Tomorrow Sunny Pi Recordings
2 Vijay Iyer Trio Accelerando ACT Music
1 Robert Glasper Experiment Black Radio Blue Note

John Gilbreath is the host of Jazz Theater every Monday morning from 1AM-3AM.

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