TOP 30

  1. NOT YOU*   Misty (Fundog)
  2. MAC DEMARCO*   This Old Dog (Royal Mountain)
  3. SLOWDIVE   Slowdive (Dead Oceans)
  4. FIVER*   Audible Songs From Rockwood (Idee Fixe)
  5. CONSTRUCTION & DESTRUCTION*   Noli Timere (Self-Released)
  6. JESSICA MOSS*   Pools of Light (Constellation)
  7. PEREGRINE FALLS*   Peregrine Falls (Drip Audio)
  8. HARRIS EISENSTADT*   Recent Developments (Songlines)
  9. GHOSTKEEPER*   Sheer Blouse Buffalo Knocks (Self-Released)
  10. THE NEW PORNOGRAPHERS*   Whiteout Conditions (Dine Alone)
  11. SYLVAN ESSO   What Now (Loma Vista)
  12. TIMBER TIMBRE*   Sincerely, Future Pollution (Arts & Crafts)
  13. ANAMAI*   What Mountain (Halocline Trance)
  14. GREGORY PEPPER AND HIS PROBLEMS*   Black Metal Demo Tape (Fake Four Inc.)
  15. JOM COMYN*   I Need Love (Sweety Pie)
  16. CHAZ BUNDICK MEETS THE MATTSON 2   Star Stuff (Carpark)
  17. HOODED FANG*   Dynasty House (Daps)
  18. JUANA MOLINA   Halo (Crammed Discs)
  19. VARIOUS*   Cha Cha Cha: The Songs of Shotgun Jimmie (Comin' Around Records)
  20. JON MCKIEL*   Memorial Ten Count (You've Changed)
  21. DO MAKE SAY THINK   Stubborn Persistent Illusions (Constellation)
  22. INNES WILSON*   Bedford Hills EP (Out Of Sound)
  23. FIGURE WALKING*   The Big Other (Disintegration)
  24. NICK HAKIM   Green Twins (ATO)
  25. JAIMIE BRANCH   Fly or Die (International Anthem)
  26. VARIOUS*   Guelph Theme Songs (Self-Released)
  27. GIRLPOOL   Powerplant (Anti-)
  28. ALICE COLTRANE   The Ecstatic Music of Alice Coltrane Turiyasangitananda (Luaka Bop)
  29. THURSTON MOORE   Rock N Roll Consciousness (Caroline)
  30. WOODS   Love Is Love (Woodsist)

Jazz & Experimental

  1. HARRIS EISENSTADT*   Recent Developments (Songlines)
  2. ALICE COLTRANE   The Ecstatic Music of Alice Coltrane Turiyasangitananda (Luaka Bop)
  3. DICKEY/MANERI/SHIPP   Vessel in Orbit (AUM Fidelity)
  4. JAIMIE BRANCH   Fly or Die (International Anthem)
  5. UGLY BEAUTIES*   Strange Attractors (Self-Released)
  6. MILES OKAZAKI   The Trickster (Pi)
  7. REBECCA HENNESSY'S FOG BRASS BAND*   Two Calls (Self-Released)
  8. MICHAEL SNOW & JESSE STEWART*   Live at The National Gallery (Art Stew)
  9. KALI Z. FASTEAU AND KIDD JORDAN   Intuit (Flying Note)
  10. MOONCHILD   Voyager (Tru Thoughts)

Loud

  1. PEREGRINE FALLS*   Peregrine Falls (Drip Audio)
  2. GREGORY PEPPER AND HIS PROBLEMS*   Black Metal Demo Tape (Fake Four Inc.)
  3. THE SHIVERETTES*   Dead Men Can't Cat Call (Transistor 66)
  4. MASTODON   Emperor Of Sand (Reprise)
  5. DREAM WHIP*   Dream Whip (Self-Released)
  6. SNAKEHOLE   Interludes of Insanity (Wharf Cat)
  7. PROTRUDERS*   Lively Time For Snake Skin Reading (Self-Released)
  8. ROYAL THUNDER   Wick (Spinefarm)
  9. WHOOP-SZO*   Citizen's Ban(ne)d Radio (Out Of Sound)
  10. WALL   Untitled (Wharf Cat)

Folk/Roots/Blues

  1. FIVER*   Audible Songs From Rockwood (Idee Fixe)
  2. RICHARD LAVIOLETTE*   Taking The Long Way Home (You've Changed)
  3. SARAH JANE SCOUTEN*   When the Bloom Falls from the Rose (Light Organ)
  4. AMELIA CURRAN*   Watershed (Six Shooter)
  5. MANITOBA HAL*   Live In Ghent (Hals Kitchen)
  6. KIERA DALL'OSTO*   Kiera Dall'Osto (Self-Released)
  7. CASSIE & MAGGIE*   The Willow Collection (Self-Released)
  8. DANIEL ROMANO*   Modern Pressure (You've Changed)
  9. ELLIOTT SMITH   Either/Or (expanded edition) (Kill Rock Stars)
  10. RON SEXSMITH*   The Last Rider (Compass)