Following on from yesterdays post about my top records of the year, here are my top ten tracks of 2009. This was a much more difficult list to make, no doubt there are quite a few I’m forgetting, but these are the stand-outs.
1. My Fathers Coat – James Grant
2. This Tornado Loves You – Neko Case
3. Jukebox of Steel – Son Volt
4. Maybe We Were Both Born Blue – Richmond Fontaine
5. The ’59 Sound – The Gaslight Anthem
6. Ticket Taker – The Low Anthem
7. The Last Song I Will Ever Write – Jason Isbell And The 400 Unit
8. Blood Bank – Bon Iver
9. George Jones Talkin’ Cellphone Blues – Drive By Truckers
10. Hope Dies Last – Magnolia Electric Co.