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I Might Be Wrong: The top 10 records of 2011 (so far)

There’s no doubt that list-making in music criticism has gotten a little bit out of control. (If you have any doubt, check out Largehearted Boy's aggregation of the end-of-year lists for 2010 here.) Still, what’s a better vessel for letting someone know of a few albums he/she should check out than putting them in a list?

I Might Be Wrong: A banner day for new music

Sometimes in the music world, the stars align and the people are blessed. Last week’s concert lineup in Denver was a veritable smorgasbord for the ears: From Yeasayer and White Denim to the Dodos and Sleigh Bells, the days — Calvin and Hobbes would’ve been proud — were just packed.