KCRW DJ Eric J. Lawrence’s Top 10 Albums of 2012

Check out Eric J. Lawrence’s Top 10 list, and honorable mentions for 2012! See all of the DJ Top 10 lists here.

1.   Heartless Bastards – Arrow (Partisan)
2.  The Futureheads – Rant (Nul) unreleased
3.  Cate Le Bon – Cyrk (The Control Group)
4.  Euros Childs – Summer Special (National Elf)
5.  Django Django – Django Django (Ribbon Music)
6.  The Wave Pictures – Long Black Cars (Moshi Moshi)
7.  Tame Impala – Lonerism (Modular)
8.  Field Music – Plumb (Memphis Industries)
9.  Shawn Lee – Synthesizers in Space (Eighteenth Street)
10.  The Scantharies – The Scantharies (Memphis Industries)

Honorable Mentions:

The Intelligence – Everybody’s Got It Easy But Me (In the Red)
Ty Segall & White Fence – Hair (Drag City)
Dirty Projectors – Swing Lo Magellan (Domino)
Family of the Year – Loma Vista (Nettwerk)
Joel Plaskett Emergency – Scrappy Happiness (Maple Music)
Father John Misty – Fear Fun (Sub Pop)
The High Strung – Posible O Imposible? (Paper Thin)
The Sea & Cake – Runner (Thrill Jockey)
Bill Fay – Life Is People (Dead Oceans)
Prinzhorn Dance School – Clay Class (DFA)
Black Moth Super Rainbow – Cobra Juicy (Rad Cult)