Best of ____ (2004 edition)

A Listmania! list by Josh Petrusa "Librarian" (Indianapolis, IN, United States)
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From a Basement on the Hill
1.  From a Basement on the Hill by Elliott Smith
The list author says:
  "his last - not best - but a fond farewell"
$39.99   Used & New from: $0.20
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (112 customer reviews)

Achilles Heel
2.  Achilles Heel by Pedro The Lion
The list author says:
  "brighter than the last, killer melodies"
$11.99   Used & New from: $0.10
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (29 customer reviews)

Universal Audio
3.  Universal Audio by Delgados
The list author says:
  "brighter than the last, killer melodies"
$11.99   Used & New from: $1.34
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (9 customer reviews)

A Ghost Is Born
4.  A Ghost Is Born by Wilco
The list author says:
  "i can't say it hasn't left the cd player - but still quite a record"
$9.99   Used & New from: $0.01
4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (339 customer reviews)

Aw Cmon
5.  Aw Cmon by Lambchop
The list author says:
  "two discs of great, textured pop . . ."
$14.75   Used & New from: $1.48
3.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (10 customer reviews)

No You Cmon
6.  No You Cmon by Lambchop
The list author says:
  ". . . and nutty lyrics"
$14.92   Used & New from: $0.49
3.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (5 customer reviews)

Milk-Eyed Mender
7.  Milk-Eyed Mender by Joanna Newsom
The list author says:
  "maybe our generation's tom waits ("if you can get past the voice. . .")"
$15.69   Used & New from: $1.23
4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (151 customer reviews)

Retriever
8.  Retriever by Ron Sexsmith
The list author says:
  "quietly consistent"
$9.98   Used & New from: $1.44
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (23 customer reviews)

Dents & Shells
9.  Dents & Shells by Richard Buckner
The list author says:
  "the songs of "devotion and doubt" with the sound of "since""
$14.85   Used & New from: $2.98
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (7 customer reviews)

Uh Huh Her
10.  Uh Huh Her by PJ Harvey
The list author says:
  "quite a sampler of the many styles and sounds of miss polly"
$11.19   Used & New from: $0.01
3.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (113 customer reviews)

Funeral
11.  Funeral by Arcade Fire
The list author says:
  "wow.  give me some more time with it"
$9.99   Used & New from: $1.06
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (479 customer reviews) | 5 customer discussions

Our Endless Numbered Days
12.  Our Endless Numbered Days by Iron & Wine
The list author says:
  "pretty.  very pretty."
$11.88   Used & New from: $3.40
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (185 customer reviews)

Real Gone
13.  Real Gone by Tom Waits
The list author says:
  "surprisingly solid.  perhaps there'll be no let down"
$10.49   Used & New from: $0.49
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (123 customer reviews)

Medulla
14.  Medulla by BjŲrk
The list author says:
  "speaking of let downs - still quite a piece of art, though"
$6.19   Used & New from: $0.01
4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (402 customer reviews)

Indiana
15.  Indiana by David Mead
The list author says:
  "the art of the perfect pop song - little light compared to past releases, though"
$7.75   Used & New from: $0.92
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (10 customer reviews)

I
16.  I by The Magnetic Fields
The list author says:
  "only a few classics, but hey, we already got "69" - what more do we want?"
$9.99   Used & New from: $0.75
4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (47 customer reviews)

Riot on an Empty Street
17.  Riot on an Empty Street by Kings of Convenience
The list author says:
  "possibly better than the debut"
$10.45   Used & New from: $0.01
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (61 customer reviews)

Weightlifting (Bonus DVD)
18.  Weightlifting (Bonus DVD) by Trashcan Sinatras
The list author says:
  "worth it for the title track alone"
Used & New from: $0.01
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (45 customer reviews)

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Tres Cosas
19.  Tres Cosas by Juana Molina
The list author says:
  "one of the best live shows from last year - with guest john mcentire"
$14.28   Used & New from: $1.58
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (12 customer reviews)

Anything Goes
20.  Anything Goes by Brad Mehldau
The list author says:
  "keeps pleasing us with radiohead covers"
$14.11   Used & New from: $0.54
4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (20 customer reviews)

The Venezuelan Zinga Son Vol. 1
21.  The Venezuelan Zinga Son Vol. 1 by Los Amigos Invisibles
The list author says:
  "the best live show i saw all year - two hours of energy"
$12.89   Used & New from: $0.47
4.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (20 customer reviews)

Goodnight Nobody
22.  Goodnight Nobody by Julie Doiron
The list author says:
  "i love julie doiron.  you should, too."
$14.97   Used & New from: $3.39
4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)

She Loves You
23.  She Loves You by Twilight Singers
The list author says:
  "more dirty love from mr. dulli - master of the cover this time"
$11.99   Used & New from: $2.98
3.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (12 customer reviews)

Folker
24.  Folker by Paul Westerberg
The list author says:
  "only a few great songs - but they make up for it"
$8.19   Used & New from: $0.07
3.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (34 customer reviews)

Faded Seaside Glamour
25.  Faded Seaside Glamour by Delays
The list author says:
  "brit pop find of '04"
$6.99   Used & New from: $0.01
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (40 customer reviews)

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