Top 89 Staff Picks: Mary Lucia, Host

by Mary Lucia

Our annual poll, the Top 89 (of each year) collects of our audience's favorite songs.
Our annual poll, the Top 89 (of each year) collects of our audience's favorite songs. (MPR Graphic / Tracy Kompelien)

In no particular order.

Top 10 songs

1,The National- Don't Swallow The Cap
2. Devandra Banhart- Never Seen Such Good Things
3.Robin Thicke- Blurred Lines
4.Eels- Kinda Fuzzy
5. Divine Fits - Ain't That The Way
6.Franz Ferdinand- Stand On The Horizon
7.J Roddy Walston- Marigold
8. Jake Bugg- 2 Fingers
9. Har Mar Superstar- Lady You Shot Me
10. Dr. Dog - Broken Heart

Top 10 Albums

1.Jake Bugg- Jake Bugg
2. Franz Ferdinand- Right Thoughts, Right Words, Right Action
3. Pearl Jam- Lightning Bolt
4. Songs for Slim- Various artists
5. Har Mar Superstar - Bye Bye 17
6. J Roddy Walston and the Business - Essential Tremors
7. Eels- Wonderful Glorious
8. David Bowie- The Next Day
9. The National- Trouble Will Find Me
10. Cage The Elephant- Melophobia

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