2012 Year in Review: Favorite Songs

It’s time again to review the year just passed starting with ten or so favorite songs I loved.  For previous years check out my lists for 20112010 and 2009.

Top 10 (in the random order they came up on my iPod):

  • Same Love by Macklemore & Ryan Lewis featuring Mary Lambert
  • Caliban’s Dream by Underworld
  • Dirty Money by Antibalas
  • Please Forgive My Heart by Bobby Womack
  • Gun Has No Trigger by Dirty Projectors
  • Default by Django Django
  • Bright Whites by Kishi Bashi
  • Cartao Postal by Souljazz Orchestra
  • Here Again by Quantic and Alice Russell
  • Hold on When You Get Love and Let Go When You Give It by Stars


  • Oblivion by Grimes
  • Akale Wube by Debo Band
  • Andrew in Drag by Magnetic Fields
  • Secret Days by School of Seven Bells

So what were your favorite songs of 2012?  What are you looking forward to in 2013?