The trouble is, it was released in 2007. Here then, in case anyone cared, is my top 5 from 2008. Feel free to comment! I'd like to see what I missed out on...
1. Offend Maggie (Deerhoof)
2. Fleet Foxes (Fleet Foxes)
3. NAND (Decentred)
4. Sui-Gin (Ueno)
5. Tenniscoats & Secai (Tenniscoats & Secai)
While we're making lists, how about the best albums I discovered in 2008, but not necessarily released that year...
1. Tan-Tan Therapy (Tenniscoats)
2. Comicopera (Robert Wyatt)
3. For Emma, Forever Ago (Bon Iver)
4. Your Secret Medicine (My Pal Foot Foot)
5. Für Alina (Arvo Pärt)
Then there are the collections I was personally involved in the creation of...
1. 5-Weight (The Grizzly Folk)
2. One Eye Watching (Night Town Service)
3. Niji No Matsubara (Full Ten Sound)
4. If I Told You (The Loving Oven)
5. Aoi Miyazaki (The Toyists)
And lastly, the biggest, most over-hyped con I succumbed to...
Stay Positive (The Hold Steady)
I THANK YOU!!