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Best of 2012: Colorado artists

This week, Reverb editors and writers are compiling their favorite music of 2012. Today, we take a look at our favorite artists from around Colorado. Check back Thursday for best songs of 2012 and Friday for best albums of 2012.

Here are our lists of best Colorado artists of 2012. Let us know what your lists are in the comments below:

 

Matt Miller, Reverb managing editor

1. Morning Clouds

2. Force Publique

3. Bad Weather California

4. You, Me, & Apollo

5. Tennis

6. Gauntlet Hair

7. Sour Boy, Bitter Girl

8. Wheelchair Sports Camp

9. Nathaniel Rateliff

10. The Lumineers

John Wenzel, A&E reporter, The Denver Post

1. Mike Marchant

2. Morning Clouds

3. Nathaniel Rateliff

4. Air Dubai

5. The Centennial

6. Tennis

7. Amazing Twin

8. Hindershot

9. Il Cattivo

10. The River Drifters

Ricardo Baca, pop music critic, The Denver Post

1. The Lumineers

2. Kissing Party

3. Ian Cooke

4. Churchill

5. Science Partner

6. You, Me & Apollo

7. The Knew

8. The Epilogues

9. Wheelchair Sports Camp

10. The Hollyfelds

Mike Long, Reverb contributor

1. Mike Marchant

2. Wovenhand

3. Tennis

4. Night of Joy

5. The Blue Rider

6. Hearts In Space

7. Overcasters

8. Il Cattivo

9. The Cutthroat Drifters

10. Sauna

Nic Turiciano, Reverb indie music blogger

1. Morning Clouds

2. Bad Weather California

3. You, Me and Apollo

4. Sour Boy, Bitter Girl

5. The Blue Rider

6. The Yawpers

7. Hindershot

8. Achille Lauro

9. Air Dubai

10. A.M. Pleasure Assassins

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