Hot Chip

Happy 2013! Here's The TAS Top 30 Of 2012

Did you miss our countdown of the TAS Top 30 songs of 2012? Here's the list in full, including tracks from Hot Chip, the xx, Alt-J, Sleigh Bells, Purity Ring and more.

1. Alt-J, “Fitzpleasure”

2. Twin Shadow, “Five Seconds”

3. Django Django, “Default”

4. Hot Chip, “Night and Day”

5. Icky Blossoms, “Babes”

6. Divine Fits, “Baby Get Worse”

7. Dinosaur Jr.,“Watch the Corners”

8. Poliça, “Dark Star”

9. Lost in the Trees, “Red”

10. Tame Impala, “Elephant”

11. Father John Misty,“Hollywood Forever Cemetery Sings”

12. Silversun Pickups, “Bloody Mary (Nerve Endings)”

13. The Magnetic Fields, “Andrew in Drag”

14. Bob Mould, “The Descent”

15. Bloc Party, “Octopus”

16. Jack White, “Sixteen Saltines”

17. Cloud Nothings, “Stay Useless”

18. Best Coast, “The Only Place”

19. Japandroids, “The House That Heaven Built”

20. Dirty Projectors, “Gun Has No Trigger”

21. Savoir Adore, “Regalia”

22. Miike Snow, “Paddling Out”

23. Sleigh Bells, “Crush”

24. Diamond Rings, “Runaway Love”

25. Ariel Pink’s Haunted Graffiti, “Only in My Dreams”

26. Metric, “Youth Without Youth”

27. Perfume Genius,“Take Me Home”

28. Purity Ring, “Obedear”

29. Bat For Lashes, “All Your Gold”

30. The xx, “Angels”

 

 

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