Best of 2012 – The Music

Best of 2012 – The Music

BACK by popular demand (well there were at least 3 of you asking for it), my music bestie, Michelle (@michd10) and I have scoured over our favourite single releases from 2012 and have subsequently, once again, narrowed our selections down to the respective Top 25 lists you can find below.

Rob Masefield (@masey)

  1. SURVIVAL EXPERT // Something for Kate
  2. SWEATER WEATHER // The Neighbourhood
  3. LOST // Frank Ocean
  4. THE LAKE // Birds of Tokyo
  5. COMING BACK TO YOU // Battleships
  6. SYMPTOMS // Atlas Genius
  7. WHEN I DREAM // Ra Ra Riot
  8. DIE A HAPPY MAN // Tuka (feat. Jane Tyrrell)
  9. BOY // Emma Louise
  10. SKIN GRAPH // Silversun Pickups
  11. WASTE ME // Charlie Mayfair
  12. ABOVE THE WATER // Art Of Sleeping
  13. ADAM & EVE // Kasey Chambers & Shane Nicholson
  14. NEVERENDING SPIRIT // Monks Of Mellonwah
  15. SARAH // Van She
  16. OPEN // Rhye
  17. SEEING RED // Alpine
  18. RABBIT HOLE // The Temper Trap
  19. UNDER THE STARS // Morning Parade
  20. I GOT BURNED // The Bamboos
  21. TOLD YOU SO // Cub Scouts
  22. VENICE // The Lighthouse & The Whaler
  23. BEFORE THE DIVE // St Lucia
  24. SUN // Two Door Cinema Club
  25. FEELS LIKE WE ONLY GO BACKWARDS // Tame Impala

Michelle Davies (@michd10)

  1. ANNA SUN // Walk The Moon
  2. CLOSER THAN THIS // St Lucia
  3. BREEZEBLOCKS // Alt-J
  4. EVERYBODY TALKS // Neon Trees
  5. UN-EXTRAORDINARY MAN // Animal Heart
  6. IDEA OF HAPPINESS // Van She
  7. TAKE A WALK // Passion Pit
  8. IT’S TIME // Imagine Dragons
  9. RUNAWAYS // The Killers
  10. TRY // Pink!
  11. MADNESS // Muse
  12. SIMPLE SONG // The Shins
  13. HOLD ON // Alabama Shakes
  14. HO HEY // The Lumineers
  15. I WILL WAIT // Mumford & Sons
  16. LITTLE TALKS // Of Monsters & Men
  17. HARBOUR LIGHTS // A Silent Film
  18. WOODEN CHAIR // Angus Stone
  19. MAN ON FIRE // Edward Sharpe & the Magnetic Zeros
  20. OLD PINE // Ben Howard
  21. MERCY // Dave Matthews Band
  22. HAUNTED BY LOVE // Dominique Fricot
  23. I WON’T GIVE UP // Jason Mraz
  24. MYTH // Beach House
  25. ANGELS // The XX

Playlists

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 Image credits: Background & base lead image by Alex Cherry (Deviantart).

2 Comments

  1. Michelle says:

    Not ONE the same? I’m not sure if I’m insulted or impressed. 😉

    • MΛSΞY says:

      I confess… that was kinda by design this time around. The advantages of eyeballing your list before publishing, I guess.

      Anyway, I did give you the heads up a few days ago that we’d probably have pretty different & diverse picks this time around!

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