Giving Thanks: 75 Albums From the Last 15 Years For Which I’m Thankful

Ryan Adams & The Cardinals – Cold Roses (2005)

Alabama Shakes – Sound & Color (2015)

Arcade Fire – Funeral (2004)

Arcade Fire –  Neon Bible (2007)

Arcade Fire – The Suburbs (2010)

Courtney Barnett – Sometimes I Sit and Think, and Sometimes I Just Sit (2015)

Big Thief – Capacity (2017)

Frank Black – Honeycomb (2005)

Bon Iver – Bon Iver, Bon Iver (2011)

Bon Iver – 22, A Million (2016)

David Bowie – Blackstar (2016)

Car Seat Headrest – Teens of Denial (2016)

Neko Case – Fox Confessor Brings the Flood (2006)

Neko Case – Middle Cyclone (2009)

Cloud Nothings – Attack on Memory (2012)

Elvis Costello & The Imposters – Momofuku (2008)

The Decemberists – The King is Dead (2011)

Drive-By Truckers – Decoration Day (2003)

Bob Dylan – Modern Times (2006)

Justin Townes Earle – Harlem River Blues (2010)

Father John Misty – Fear Fun (2012)

Father John Misty – Pure Comedy (2017)

FIDLAR – FIDLAR (2013)

Foxygen – We Are the 21st Century Ambassadors of Peace and Magic (2013)

Black Francis – Bluefinger (2007)

Frontier Ruckus – Deadmalls & Nightfalls (2010)

HAIM – Days Are Gone (2013)

The Jayhawks – Rainy Day Music (2003)

Kendrick Lamar – To Pimp a Butterfly (2015)

Jenny Lewis with The Watson Twins – Rabbit Fur Coat (2006)

Jenny Lewis – Acid Tongue (2008)

Gary Louris – Vagabonds (2008)

The Magic Numbers – The Magic Numbers (2005)

Magnolia Electric Co. – Trials & Errors (2005)

Stephen Malkmus & The Jicks – Real Emotional Trash (2008)

Jessica Lea Mayfield – Tell Me (2011)

Jessica Lea Mayfield – Make My Head Sing… (2014)

The Men – Open Your Heart (2012)

Modest Mouse – Good News for People Who Love Bad News (2004)

The National – Boxer (2007)

The National – High Violet (2010)

The National –Trouble Will Find Me (2013)

The National – Sleep Well Beast (2017)

Robert Plant – Lullaby and…The Ceaseless Roar (2014)

Radiohead – In Rainbows (2007)

Radiohead – A Moon Shaped Pool (2016)

Dave Rawlings Machine – A Friend of a Friend (2009)

R.E.M. – Accelerate (2008)

Rilo Kiley – More Adventurous (2004)

Songs: Ohia – Magnolia Electric Co. (2003)

Sonic Youth – Sonic Nurse (2004)

Sonic Youth – Rather Ripped (2006)

Sonic Youth – The Eternal (2009)

Sturgill Simpson – Metamodern Sounds in Country Music (2014)

Sturgill Simpson –  A Sailor’s Guide to Earth (2016)

St. Vincent – Marry Me (2007)

St. Vincent – Actor (2009)

St. Vincent – Strange Mercy (2011)

St. Vincent – St. Vincent (2014)

St. Vincent – Masseduction (2017)

Sufjan Stevens – Illinois (2005)

Sun Kil Moon – Benji (2014)

Thundercat – Drunk (2017)

Titus Andronicus – The Monitor (2010)

Titus Andronicus – Local Business (2012)

Titus Andronicus – The Most Lamentable Tragedy (2015)

Kamasi Washington – The Epic (2015)

Gillian Welch – The Harrow & The Harvest (2011)

Kanye West – Yeezus (2013)

Wilco – A Ghost is Born (2004)

Lucinda Williams – World Without Tears (2003)

Yeah Yeah Yeahs – Fever to Tell (2003)

Yeah Yeah Yeahs – Show Your Bones (2006)

Yeah Yeah Yeahs – It’s Blitz (2009)

Neil Young & Crazy Horse – Psychedelic Pill (2012)

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