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Best of 2011: Releases

New stuff we spun for you on WFUV in 2011, in alphabetical order.

The Best of 2011 Listener Poll | WFUV Staff Picks

1,2,3New Heaven
A.A. BondyBelievers
Abigail WashburnCity of Refuge
Active ChildYou Are All I See
Akron/FamilyS/T II: The Cosmic Birth and Journey of Shinju TNT
Alabama ShakesAlabama Shakes EP
Alela DianeAlela Diane & Wild Divine
Alison KraussPaper Airplane
AM & Shawn LeeCelestial Electric
Amos LeeiTunes Live From SoHo
Amos LeeMission Bell
Amy SpeaceLand Like a Bird
Amy WinehouseLioness: Hidden Treasures
Andrew BirdUseless Creatures
Andrew CalhounGrapevine
Anna CalviAnna Calvi
Apex ManorThe Year of Magical Drinking
ApparatThe Devil's Walk
ArbouretumThe Gathering
Arcade FireThe Suburbs (Deluxe Edition)
Architecture in HelsinkiMoments Bends
Arctic MonkeysSuck It and See
Art BrutBrilliant! Tragic!
AsaBeautiful Imperfection
Atlas SoundParallas
AtmosphereThe Family Sign
AustraFeel It Break
BahamasPink Strat
BattlesGloss Drop
BeansEnd It All
Beastie BoysHot Sauce Committee, Pt.2
BeirutThe Rip Tide
Bell X1Bloodless Coup
Ben FoldsThe Best Imitation of Myself: A Retrospective
Ben HarperGive Till It's Gone
Ben LeeDeeper Into Dream
Ben Ottewell Shapes and Shadows
Ben SolleeInclusions
Beth DeSombreAt Home in This Town
BibioMind Bokeh
Big DealBig Deal EP
Big Head Blues Club100 Years of Robert Johnson
Black Joe Lewis & The HoneybearsScandalous
Black LipsArabia Mountain
Blind Boys of AlabamaTake the High Road
Blind PilotWe are the Tide
Blitzen TrapperAmerican Goldwing
Blood OrangeCoastal Grooves
Bob GeldofHow to Compose Popular Songs That Will Sell
Bob SchneiderA Perfect Day
Bobby LongA Winter's Tale
Body LanguageSocial Studies
Bombay Bicycle ClubA Different Kind of Fix
Bon IverBon Iver, Bon Iver
Bonnie 'Prince' BillyWolfroy Goes to Town
Booker T. JonesThe Road to Memphis
Brandi CarlileLive at Benaroya Hall
Brett DennenLoverboy
Bright EyesThe People's Key
Broken RecordsLet Me Come Home
Brother SunBrother Sun
Buddy MillerThe Majestic Silver Strings
Burlap to CashmereBurlap to Cashmere
Caitlin RoseOwn Side Now
CakeShowroom of Compassion
Canon BlueRumspringa
CANTDreams Come True
Carolann SolebelloThreshold
Carter TantonFreeclouds
Cass McCombsHumor Risk
Cass McCombsWit's End
Cassettes Won't ListenEVINSPACEY
CavemanCoCo Beware
Charles BradleyNo Time For Dreaming
Childish GambinoCamp
Chris IsaakBeyond the Sun
Chris Thile & Michael DavesSleep With One Eye Open
City and ColourLittle Hell
Clap Your Hands Say YeahHysterical
Cloud NothingsCloud Nothings
Cold CaveCherish the Light Years
ColdplayMylo Xyloto
Cosy SheridanThe Horse King
Cowboy JunkiesDemons: The Nomad Series Vol.2
Crooked FingersBreaks in the Armor
CSSLa Liberacion
Cymbals Eat GuitarsLenses Alien
Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr.It's a Corporate World
Dan ManganOh Fortune
Dan Zanes and FriendsLittle Nut Tree
Danger Mouse & Daniele LuppiRome
Daniel Martin MooreIn the Cool of the Day
David BazanStrange Negotiations
David BerkeleySome Kind of Cure
David BrombergUse Me
David LoweryThe Palace Guards
David Wax MuseumEverything is Saved
DawesNothing is Wrong
Death Cab For CutieCodes and Keys
Deer TickDivine Providence
Del the Funky HomosapienThe Golden Era
DevinYou're Mine EP
Diane Birch with the Phenomenal Handclap BandThe Velveteen Age
Diego GarciaLaura
Dinosaur BonesMy Divider
DJ ShadowThe Less You Know, The Better
DoloreanThe Unfazed
DomFamily of Love EP
DoomtreeNo Kings
Drive-By TruckersGo-Go Boots
Dum Dum GirlsOnly in Dreams
Duncan SheikCovers 80s
Eddie VedderUkulele Songs
Edie BrickellEdie Brickell
Edwyn CollinsLosing Sleep
Eilen JewellQueen of the Minor Key
ElbowBuild a Rocket Boys!
Eleanor FriedbergerLast Summer
Eliza DoolittleEliza Doolittle
Eliza GilkysonRoses at the End of Time
EMAPast Life Martyred Saints
Emmylou HarrisHard Bargain
Erland and the CarnivalNightingale
Etta JamesThe Dreamer
F*cked UpDavid Comes to Life
Fergus & GeronimoUnlearn
FirehorseAnd So They Ran Faster...
Fleet FoxesHelplessness Blues
Florence & The MachineCeremonials
Fool's GoldLeave No Trace
Forrest DayForrest Day
Foster The PeopleTorches
Fountains of WayneSky Full of Holes
Friendly FiresPala
Fruit BatsTripper
Future IslandsOn the Water
G. LoveFixin' to Die
Gang Gang DanceMindkilla
Gardens & VillaGardens & Villa
Garland JeffreysThe King of In Between
Gary Clark Jr.The Bright Lights EP
Gil Scott-Heron/Jamie xxWe're New Here
Gillian WelchThe Harrow & The Harvest
GirlsFather, Son, Holy Ghost
GiversIn Light
Glen CampbellGhost on the Canvas
GomezWhatever's On Your Mind
GorillazThe Fall
Greg BrownFreak Flag
Gregg AllmanLow Country Blues
GrouploveNever Trust a Happy Song
Guided By VoicesLet's Go Eat the Factory
GuineafowlHello Anxiety EP
Guy Clark Songs and Stories
Haley BonarGolder
Halloween, AlaskaAll Night the Calls Came In
Handsome FursSound Kapital
Hayes CarllKMAG YOYO
Hercules & Love AffairBlue Songs
Hooray For EarthTrue Loves
Hot TunaSteady as She Goes
Hugh BlumenfeldDad
Hugh LaurieLet Them Talk
Hunx & His PunxToo Young To Be In Love
Hurricane BellsTides and Tales
I'm From BarcelonaForever Today
Idiot GleePaddywacking
Imelda MayMayhem
Indigo GirlsBeauty Queen Sister
Iron & WineKiss Each Other Clean
Ivan & AlyoshaFathers Be Kind EP
IvyAll Hours
J MascisSeveral Shades of Why
Jacuzzi BoysGlazin'
Jake ShimabukuroPeace Love Ukulele
James BlakeEnough Thunder EP
James BlakeJames Blake
James MaddockWake Up and Dream
James McCartneyAvailable Light
James Vincent McMorrowEarly in the Morning
Jane's AddictionThe Great Escape Artist
Janet BatesThe Little Spinner
Jason Isbell & The 400 UnitHere We Rest
Jeff BridgesJeff Bridges
Jeffrey LewisA Turn in the Dream-Songs
Jens LekmanAn Argument With Myself EP
Jesse HarrisThe Secret Sun
Jesse Sykes & The Sweet HereafterMarble Son
Jessica Lea MayfieldTell Me
Jill & JohnA Day at the Pass
Jimmy CliffSacred Fire EP
Jim StricklanBlues for Stephen Foster
Joe CrookstonDarkling and the Bluebird Jubilee
Joe HenryReverie
John DoeKeeper
John HiattDirty Jeans and Mudslide Hymns
John MausWe Must Become the Pitiless Censors of Ourselves
John McCutcheonWoody Guthrie's America
John Prine The Singing Mailman Delivers
John VandersliceWhite Wilderness
John Wesley HardingThe Sound of His Own Voice
JokerThe Vision
Jolie HollandPint of Blood
Jonathan ByrdCackalack
Joseph ArthurThe Graduation Ceremony
Josh RitterTo the Yet Unknowing World EP
Josh Rouse & The Long VacationsJosh Rouse & The Long Vacations
Joss StoneLP1
JubilantsJubilants EP
Junior BoysIt's All True
Jupe JupeReduction in Drag
JusticeAudio, Video, Disco
Kaiser ChiefsThe Future is Medieval
Kasey ChambersLittle Bird
Kate Bush50 Words For Snow
Kathyrn CalderBright and Vivid
Katie CostelloLamplight
Katie HerzigThe Waking Sleep
kd lang and The Siss Boom BangSing It Loud
Keb MoThe Reflection
Keren Ann101
KorallrevenAn Album By Korallreven
Kris DelmhorstCars
Kurt EllingThe Gate
Kurt VileSmoke Ring For My Halo
La Vida BohemeNuestra
LadytronGravity the Seducer
Laura MarlingA Creature I Don't Know
Laura VeirsTumble Bee: Laura Veirs Sings Folk Songs For Children
Let's WrestleNursing Home
Lia IcesGrown Unknown
Liam FinnFomo
LifeguardsWaving at the Astronauts
Lindi OrtegaLittle Red Boots
Lindsey BuckinghamLindsey Buckingham
Lisa HanniganPassenger
LissieCovered Up With Flowers EP
Little DragonRitual Union
Little RedMidnight Remember
Little ScreamThe Golden Record
Lloyd ColeBroken Record
Loney DearHall Music
Los Campesinos!Hello Sadness
Los Lonely BoysRockpango
Love Inks E.S.P.
Lucinda WilliamsBlessed
M83Hurry Up, We're Dreaming
Madeleine PeyrouxStandin' on the Rooftop
Male BondingEndless Now
Man ManLife Fantastic
Manchester OrchestraSimple Math
Maria TaylorOverlook
Mariachi El BronxMariachi El Bronx
Marianne FaithfullHorses and High Heels
Mason JenningsMinnesota
Mates of StateMountaintops
Matthew SweetModern Art
Mayer HawthorneHow Do You Do
MazesA Thousand Heys
Memory TapesPiano Player
MemoryhouseThe Years
MetronomyThe English Riviera
Middle BrotherMiddle Brother
Mike DoughtyYes and Also Yes
Mike WattHyphenated-Man
MilagresGlowing Mouth
Mister HeavenlyOut of Love
Mocean WorkerCandygram For Mowo!
Modern SkirtsGramahawk
Mount MoriahMount Moriah
mr. GnomeMadness in Miniature
My Brightest DiamondAll Things Will Unwind
My Morning JacketCircuital
Naming the TwinsSweet Transitions
Natalia ZukermanGas Station Roses
Neil YoungA Treasure
Neon IndianEra Extrana
Nerves JuniorAs Bright As Your Night Light
Nick LoweThe Old Magic
Nicole AtkinsMondo Amore
Niki & The DoveThe Drummer
Nikki JeanPennies in a Jar
Nikki LaneWalk of Shame
Noah and the WhaleLast Night on Earth
Noel Gallagher's High Flying BirdsNoel Gallagher's High Flying Birds
Norah Jones...Featuring
North Mississippi AllstarsKeys to the Kingdom
NRBQKeep This Love Goin'
ObitsMoody, Standard and Poor
Oh Land Oh Land
Okkervil RiverI Am Very Far
Old 97'sThe Grand Theatre Volume Two
OllabelleNeon Blue Bird
Other LivesTamer Animals
Over the RhineThe Long Surrender
Panda BearTomboy
PapercutsFading Parade
Parts & LaborConstant Future
Patrick WolfLupercalia
Paul SimonSo Beautiful or So What
Pegi YoungBracing For Impact
Peter GabrielNew Blood
Peter MurphyNinth
Peter, Bjorn & JohnGimme Some
PhantogramNightlife EP
PJ HarveyLet England Shake
PlanningtorockThe Breaks
Portugal. The ManIn the Mountain In the Cloud
R.E.M.Part Lies, Part Heart, Part Truth, Part Garbage 1982-2011
R.E.M.Collapse Into Now
Rachael YamagataChesapeake
RadioheadThe King of Limbs
Rainbow ArabiaBoys and Diamonds
Randy NewmanThe Randy Newman Songbook Vol2.
Raphael SaadiqStone Rollin'
Ray DaviesSee My Friends
Real EstateIt's Real
Rebecca PidgeonSlingshot
Red MollyLight in the Sky
ReptarOblangle EP
Ringo Death StarrColour Trip
Robbie Robertson How to Become Clairvoyant
Robert Earl KeenReady For Confetti
Ron SexsmithLong Player Late Bloomer
Royal BangsFlux Outside
RUNAStretched on Your Grave
Ry CooderPull Up Some Dust and Sit Down
Ryan AdamsAshes & Fire
S.C.U.M.Again Into Eyes
Sallie Ford & The Sound OutsideDirty Radio
Sam RobertsCollider
Sarah JaroszFollow Me Down
Sarah Lee Guthrie & Johnny IrionBright Examples
Say HiUm, Uh Oh
Scala & Kolacny BrothersScala & Kolacny Brothers
Scars on 45Give Me Something EP
Sean RoweMagic
Shabazz PalacesBlack Up
Sharon Van EttenTramp
Shelby LynneRevelation Road
Sigur RosInni
Slaid CleavesLive at the Horseshoe Lounge
Sleeper AgentCelabrasion
Slow ClubParadise
Smith WesternsDye It Blonde
Social DistortionHard Times and Nursery Rhymes
Socks & ChimesI Love You Overall
Solomon Burke & De DijkHold on Tight
Sondre LercheSondre Lerche
Sonny and The SunsetsHit After Hit
Spanish PrisonersGold Fools
Speech DeBelleFreedom of Speech
St. VincentStrange Mercy
Stan RogersThe Very Best
Stephen Malkmus and the JicksMirror Traffic
Steve CropperDedicated
Steve EarleI'll Never Get Out of This World Alive
Steve Martin and The Steep Canyon RangersRare Bird Alert
Steven Bernstein's MTOMTO Plays Sly
Strange BoysLive Music
Surfer BloodTarot Classics EP
Susan WernerKicking the Beehive
Talib KweliGutter Rainbows
Teddy ThompsonBella
Tedeschi Trucks BandRevelator
Telekinesis12 Desperate Straight Lines
Thao and MirahThao and Mirah
The AntlersBurst Apart
The Apache RelayAmerican Nomad
The Autumn DefenseOnce Around
The BeetsLet the Poison Out
The Belle BrigadeThe Belle Brigade
The Bewitched HandsBirds & Drums
The Big PinkFuture Love
The Black KeysEl Camino
The Bo-KeysGot to Get Back!
The BridgeNational Bohemian
The Cave SingersNo Witch
The Chain Gang of 1974Wayward Fire
The Civil WarsBarton Hollow
The DamnwellsNo One Listens to the Band Anymore
The DecemberistsThe King is Dead
The DecemberistsAn iTunes Session
The DecemberistsLong Live The King EP
The DisciplinesVirgins of Menace
The DrumsPortamento
The Duke Spirit Bruiser
The ElectedBury Me in MY Rings
The Felice BrothersCelebration, Florida
The Field Looping State of Mind
The GaddaboutsThe Gaddabouts
The GourdsOld Mad Joy
The Happen-insThe Happen-ins
The Head and The HeartThe Head and The Heart
The Horrible CrowesElsie
The HorrorsSkying
The HoursI Wanna Be Happy EP
The JayhawksMockingbird Time
The KickdrumsMeet Your Ghost
The KillsBlood Pressures
The KooksJunk of the Heart
The Ladybug TransistorClutching Stems
The LispsAre We at the Movies?
The Lonely ForestArrows
The Low AnthemSmart Flesh
The LuyasToo Beautiful to Work
The Meat PuppetsLollipop
The Middle EastI Want That You Are Always Happy
The Mountain GoatsAll Eternals Deck
The Naked and FamousPassive Me, Aggressive You
The One AM RadioHeaven is Attached By a Slender Thread
The Pains of Being Pure at HeartBelong
The Poison TreeThe Poison Tree
The RaptureThe Grace of Your Love
The RaveonettesRaven In The Grave
The RevelationsConcrete Blues
The RosebudsLoud Planes Fly Low
The Rural Alberta AdvantageDeparting
The ShiversMore
The SmithereensSmithereens 2011
The Soft MoonThe Soft Moon
The StreetsComputers and Blues
The StrokesAngles
The Vaccines What Did You Expect From The Vaccines?
The VeilsTroubles of the Brain EP
The War on DrugsSlave Ambient
The Watson TwinsNight Covers
The WeekndThursday
The Wilderness of ManitobaWhen You Left the Fire
The WombatsThis Modern Glitch
The Wood BrothersSmoke Ring Halo
Theophilus LondonTimez Are Weird These Days
They Might Be GiantsJoin Us
Thievery CorporationCulture of Fear
Those DarlinsScrews Get Loose
Thurston MooreDemolished Thoughts
Tim Robbins and the Rogues Gallery BandTim Robbins and the Rogues Gallery Band
Timber TimbreCreep on Creepin' on
Times New VikingDancer Equired
Tom WaitsBad as Me
Tori AmosNight of Hunters
Toro Y MoiUnderneath the Pine
Totes For GoatsBurning Bridget Cleary
Trombone ShortyFor True
tUnE-yArDsw h o k i l l
TV on the RadioNine Kinds of Light
Twin SisterIn Heaven
Ty SegallGoodbye Bread
Tyler RamseyThe Valley Wind
Tyler, The CreatorGoblin
TyphoonA New Kind of House
UNKLEOnly the Lonely EP
Unknown Mortal OrchestraUnknown Mortal Orchestra
Van HuntWhat Were You Hoping For?
Various ArtistsJohnny Would Love This...A Tribute to John Martyn
Various ArtistsNote of Hope
Various ArtistsThe Bridge School Concerts 25th Anniversary Edition
Various ArtistsA Nod to Bob 2
VetiverThe Errant Charm
VHS or BetaDiamonds and Death
Wanda JacksonThe Party Ain't Over
Warren HaynesMan In Motion
Washed OutWithin And Without
WatersOut in the Light
We Are AugustinesRise Ye Sunken Ships
We Were Promised JetpacksIn the Pit of the Stomach
When Saints Go MachineKonkylie
White DenimD
Wild BeastsSmother
Wild FlagWild Flag
Will HogeNumber Seven
William FitzsimmonsGold in the Shadow
Willie NileThe Innocent Ones
WireRed Barked Tree
Wise BloodThese Wings EP
WU LYFGo Tell Fire to the Mountain
Yael NaimShe Was a Boy
Young BuffaloYoung Von Prettylips
Youth LagoonThe Year of Hibernation
Zee AviGhostbird
Ziggy MarleyWild and Free
Zola JesusConatus