Best Music of 2011 So Far

A Listmania! list by Bryant Laney (Knoxville, TN)
The list author says: "This is my best of 2011 so far list for music in order."
Hurry Up, We're Dreaming
1.  Hurry Up, We're Dreaming by M83
The list author says:
  "The best album of the year I will honestly be surprised if anything else released this year even comes close to being half as good as this record is. it's 2011 but this record has longevity and will be a contender for album of the decade it's 100% perfect."
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Strange Mercy
2.  Strange Mercy by St. Vincent
The list author says:
  "This is an almost perfect album."
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4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (56 customer reviews)

Let England Shake
3.  Let England Shake by PJ Harvey
The list author says:
  "It's hard to get into but if you're patient it will pay off when the beauty of this album finally grabs hold of you. The soundscape of the church she recorded this in will captivate you and shake the foundations of your soul."
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4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (80 customer reviews)

Father, Son, Holy Ghost
4.  Father, Son, Holy Ghost by Girls
The list author says:
  "Fantastic effort absolutely one of the best of the year so far."
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4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (30 customer reviews)

Only in Dreams
5.  Only in Dreams by Dum Dum Girls
The list author says:
  "One of the years best."
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4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (24 customer reviews)

He Gets Me High
6.  He Gets Me High by Dum Dum Girls
The list author says:
  "If this was a full LP I would probably put it ahead of miss Harvey but it's not. It is hands down amazing from one of the most talented bands of the last couple years."
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4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (7 customer reviews)

Wounded Rhymes
7.  Wounded Rhymes by Lykke Li
The list author says:
  "I am obsessed with her she is wonderful and unique."
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4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (53 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Dye It Blonde
8.  Dye It Blonde by Smith Westerns
The list author says:
  "The Smith Westerns are something special. Catch them on the way up the ride is going to be fun."
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4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (15 customer reviews)

12 Desperate Straight Lines
9.  12 Desperate Straight Lines by Telekinesis
The list author says:
  "Love this album nothing special musically speaking but they are good at what they do."
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4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (12 customer reviews)

Angles
10.  Angles by The Strokes
The list author says:
  "They're back and just as important as ever with this rocking album."
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4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (129 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

James Blake
11.  James Blake by James Blake
The list author says:
  "This is worth buying."
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4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (68 customer reviews)

Kaputt
12.  Kaputt by Destroyer
The list author says:
  "This is a musicgasm."
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4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (55 customer reviews)

Zonoscope
13.  Zonoscope by Cut Copy
The list author says:
  "HOLY MUSIC SEX BATMAN!"
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4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (37 customer reviews)

Rolling Blackouts
14.  Rolling Blackouts by The Go! Team
The list author says:
  "Quirky is the only word that comes to mind."
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5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (5 customer reviews)

Smoke Ring for My Halo
15.  Smoke Ring for My Halo by Kurt Vile
The list author says:
  "Forget John Mayer this guy is better and more original."
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4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (34 customer reviews)

Build a Rocket Boys!
16.  Build a Rocket Boys! by Elbow
The list author says:
  "Amazing fantastic wonderful happiness this is an amazing album well worth the price of admission."
$10.23   Used & New from: $2.55
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (26 customer reviews)

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