Ariana Morgenstern is the producer of Morning Becomes Eclectic and the curator of Today’s Top Tune. Check out her Top 10 albums of 2011 PLUS her honorable mentions.

Morning Becomes Eclectic Producer and Today’s Top Tune Curator Ariana Morgenstern’s Top 10 Albums of 2011

1. Sean Rowe – Magic (Anti)

2. Shelby Lynne – Revelation Road (Everso Records)

3. My Morning Jacket – Circuital (ATO Records)

4. Feist – Metals (Interscope)

5. k.d. lang and the Siss Boom Bang – Sing It Loud (Nonesuch)

6. Other Lives – Tamer Animals (tbd records)

7. Iron & Wine - Kiss Each Other Clean (Warner Brothers)

8. Mariachi El Bronx — Mariachi El Bronx (ATO Records)

9. Portugal. The Man — In The Mountain, In The Cloud (Atlantic)

10. Anna Calvi – Anna Calvi (Domino)

Honorable Mentions:

11. Lucinda Williams – Blessed
12. Ximena Sariñana – Ximena Sariñana
13. The Head And The Heart – The Head And The Heart 
14. Elbow – Build A Rocket Boys! 
15. Zara McFarlane – More Than Mine
16. Raphael Saadiq – Stone Rollin’ 
17. Thao & Mirah – Thao & Mirah
18. The Decemberists – The King Is Dead 
19. Diego Garcia – Laura 
20. PJ Harvey – Let England Shake 

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  • Joseph Powell said:

    No Paul Simon?! So Beautiful or So What is one of the best albums I've heard in awhile.

  • Tery said:

    I think SL's Revelation Road and Lu Williams Blessed are a tie for #1. They are 2 of the greatest singer-songwriters, ever.

  • The Head and The Heart New Years Weekend Wrap up Dec. 30-31 2011 said:

    [...] Ariana Morgenstern’s Top 10 Albums of 2011 – Although it is a top 10 list, The Head and The Heart got an honorable mention and fell in at #13 of a total of 20 albums listed. [...]

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