2012 Top Ten List Spotlight: Mel

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! Tune in on Friday, December 28th to hear if your picks made the list!

THEESatisfaction at KEXP, 03/27/12

THEESatisfaction at KEXP, 03/27/12 // photo credit: Dave Lichterman (more photos)

Mel’s 2012 Top Ten Albums

rank artist album label
10 Kendrick Lamar good kid, m.A.A.d city Aftermath/Top Dawg
9 Japandroids Celebration Rock Polyvinyl
8 Andy Stott Luxury Problems Modern Love
7 THEESatisfaction awE naturalE Sub Pop
6 Santigold Master of My Make Believe Atlantic
5 Black Marble A Different Arrangement Hardly Art
4 John Talabot ƒIN Permanent Vacation
3 Tame Impala Lonerism Modular
2 Chromatics Kill For Love Italians Do It Better
1 Frank Ocean channel ORANGE Def Jam

Mel is on the air every Friday morning from 1AM-6AM.

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