The Best Albums of 2008


It will not be Pitchfork’s or NME’s top50, but hey, here at Polkadot we have a good music taste too. So, only for our readers, this is the top10 albums list, and because we do not forget to be italians, our top5 italian albums list. :) It is very hard putting them in order of preference, so we have just choosen the best10  (and best5), no charts. Enjoy it!

Top10 Albums 2008

1. Tv on the radio – Dear Science
2. Santogold – Santogold
3. Mgmt – Oracular Spectacular
4. Ladytron – Velocifero
5. Likke li – Youth Novels
6. Hercules & Love Affair – Hercules & Love Affair
7. Vampire weekend – Vampire weekend
8. Los Campesinos – Hold on now Youngster
9. Portishead – Third
10. Hot Chip – Made in the Dark

Top5 Albums [Italy] 2008

1. Afterhours – I milanesi ammazzano il sabato
2. Le Luci della Centrale Elettrica – Canzoni da Spiaggia Deturpata
3. Offlaga Disco Pax – Bachelite
4. Bugo – Contatti
5. Alessandro Grazian – Indossai