Japandroids,' 'Celebration Rock'Japandroids,' 'Celebration Rock'
Rule No. 1: Never trust anyone who hits 'skip' on a Japandroids song. Rule No. 2: Listen to 'Celebration Rock' from beginning to end, then do it again and again and again until you feel like your broken, blackened heart is about to explode. -Jessica Galliart
(December 6, 2012)
You've already seen our picks for albums of the year, but maybe you're wondering what else almost made the cut. Below are all of the albums that reviewed by the RedEye Sound Board that recieved three stars or more in 2012.
***-star reviewed albums:
"Timing Of The Void", Eagle Claw
"Local Business", Titus Andronicus
"Traphouse Rock", Kids These Days
"Food and Liquor Vol. II: The Great American Rap Album pt. 1", Lupe Fiasco
"Major", Fang Island
"Wildlife Pop", Stepdad
"Life Is Good", Nas
"America", Dan Deacon
'God Forgives, I Don't", Rick Ross
"Oceania", Smashing Pumpkins
"Looking 4 Myself", Usher
"Garage Hymns", Empires
"Chapter V", Trey Songz
"Noctourniquet", The Mars Volta
"Boys and Girls", Alabama Shakes
"Tiger Talk", Yukon Blonde
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