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Muzikalia Best of 2006

The staff of Muzikalia, an interesting Spanish web-zine (well, "an on-line magazine of current independent musical information") had published today the best albums and songs of 2006. See http://www.muzikalia.com/leerreportajes2.php?referencia=37

Best international albums:
1. M. WARD “Post-War”
2. MATT ELLIOTT “Falling Songs”
3. CAT POWER “The Greatest”
4. TOM WAITS “Orphans: Brawlers, Bawlers & Bastards”
5. TV ON THE RADIO “Return to Cookie Mountain”
6. ARCTIC MONKEYS “Whatever People Say I Am, That’s What I’m Not”
7. SCOTT WALKER “The Drift”
8. GNARLS BARKLEY “St. Elsewhere”
9. LIARS “Drum’s Not Dead”
10. CAMERA OBSCURA “Let’s Get Out of This Country”

Best international songs:
1. GNARLS BARKLEY “Crazy”
2. M. WARD “Chinese Translation”
3. CAMERA OBSCURA “Lloyd I’m Ready to Be Heartbroken”
4. YOUNG FOLKS “Peter, Björn & John”
5. MATT ELLIOTT “Broken Bones”
6. MOJAVE 3 “Breaking the Ice”
7. JARVIS COCKER “Running the World”
8. THE PIPETTES “Pull Shapes”
9. ARCTIC MONKEYS “I Bet You Look Good on the Dancefloor”
10. TV ON THE RADIO “Wolf Like Me”

Best spanish albums:
1. BUNBURY & VEGAS “El tiempo de las cerezas”
2. 12TWELVE “L’univers”
3. STANDSTILL “Vivalaguerra”
4. GRUPO SALVAJE “Aquí hay dragones”
5. ATOM RHUMBA “Amateur Universes”
6. BIG CITY “Call an Ambulance”
7. EL COLUMPIO ASESINO “De mi sangre a tus cuchillas”
8. ANTÒNIA FONT “Batiscafo Katiuskas”
9. SINGLE “Pío pío”
10. BIGOTT “That Sentimental Sandwich”

Muzikalia Best of 2003, 2004 and 2005

There's end of year list from 2003. Here there are:

BEST OF 2005
http://www.muzikalia.com/leerreportajes.php?referencia=27

International albums:
1. BRIGHT EYES “I’m Wide Awake It’s Morning” / “Digital Ash in a Digital Urn”
2. ANTONY & THE JOHNSONS “I Am a Bird Now”
3. MICAH P HINSON “Micah P. Hinson and the Gospel of Progress”
4. RICHARD HAWLEY “Cole’s Corner”
5. BOARDS OF CANADA “The Campfire Headphase”
6. ANIMAL COLLECTIVE “Feels”
7. THE WEDDING PRESENT “Take Fountain”
8. WOLF PARADE “Apologies to the Queen Mary”
9. FRANZ FERDINAND “You Could Have It So Much Better”
10. RUFUS WAINWRIGHT “Want Two”
11. BLOC PARTY “Silent Alarm”
12. LCD SOUNDSYSTEM “LCD Soundsystem”
13. BLACK REBEL MOTORCYCLE CLUB “Howl”
14. THE RAVEONETTES “Pretty in Black”
15. XIU XIU “La forêt”
16. SLEATER-KINNEY “The Woods”
17. THE DECEMBERISTS “Picaresque”
18. SUFJAN STEVENS “Illinois”
19. LADYTRON “Witching Hour”
20. M.I.A. “Arular”

International songs:
1. ANTONY AND THE JOHNSONS “Hope There’s Someone”
2. FRANZ FERDINAND “Do You Want To”
3. CLAP YOUR HANDS SAY YEAH “The Skin of My Yellow Country Teeth”
4. BLOC PARTY “Banquet”
5. XIU XIU “Clover”
6. THE WEDDING PRESENT “Interstate 5”
7. PATRICK WOLF “The Libertine”
8. RUFUS WAINWRIGHT “The One You Love”
9. RICHARD HAWLEY “The Ocean”
10. PALAXY TRACKS “Speech With Animals”
11. LCD SOUNDSYSTEM “Daft Punk Is Playing At My House”
12. TREMBLING BLUE STARS “The Sea’s So Quiet”
13. SIGUR RÓS “Glósoli”
14. MY MORNING JACKET “It Beats For You”
15. M.I.A. “Buck Done Gun”
16. DEATH CAB FOR CUTIE “Marching Bands of Manhattan”
17. MAXÏMO PARK “Apply Some Pressure”
18. COLDPLAY “Speed of Sound”
19. SHIPPING NEWS “Louven”
20. THE EVENS “All These Governors”
21. THE DECEMBERISTS “The Engine Driver”
22. MICAH P. HINSON “Patience”
23. LADYTRON “Destroy Everything You Touch”
24. JENIFFER GENTLE “I Do Dream You”
25. HOOD “The Negatives”

Spanish albums:
1. AINARA LEGARDON “Each Day a Lie”
2. NACHO VEGAS “Desaparezca aquí”
3. SR. CHINARRO “El fuego amigo”
4. ÚRSULA “Autoayuda emocional”
5. LOVE OF LESBIAN “Maniobras de escapismo”
6. REMATE “On Junk”
7. JULIO DE LA ROSA “Las leyes del equilibrio”
8. (LO:MUÊSO) “(next:matêria)”
9. MATE “El sol de medianoche”
10. SOUVENIR “Des équilibres”
11. CLINT “Alégrame el día”
12. REFREE “La matrona”
13. MERCROMINA “Desde la montaña más alta del mundo”
14. LORI MEYERS “Hostal Pimodan”
15. VIVA LAS VEGAS “2”
16. SOLO LOS SOLO “Todo el mundo lo sabe”
17. SIWEL “Unforgettable Moments of Forgettable Times”
18. PUPILLE “Himnos olímpicos”
19. SIDONIE “Fascinado”
20. NOSOTRÄSH “Cierra la puerta al salir”


BEST OF 2004:
http://www.muzikalia.com/leerreportajes2.php?referencia=20

International albums:
1. THE ARCADE FIRE “Funeral”
2. RODRIGO LEAO “Cinema”
3. GIANT SAND “It’s All Over… the Map”
4. MORRISSEY “You Are the Quarry”
5. BJÖRK “Medúlla”
6. DOMINIQUE A “Tout sera comme avant”
7. DEVENDRA BANHART “Rejoicing the Hands” / “Niño rojo”
8. NICK CAVE & THE BAD SEEDS “Abattoir Blues / Lyre of Orpheus”
9. TEX LA HOMA “Orange Moon”
10. Q AND NOT U “Power”
11. TOM WAITS “Real Gone”
12. FRANZ FERDINAND “Franz Ferdinand”
13. INTERPOL “Antics”
14. MODEST MOUSE “Good News for People Who Love Bad News”
15. PEARL JAM “Lost Dogs”
16. JEAN GRAE “The Bootleg of the Bootleg”
17. COCOROSIE “La maison de mon rêve”
18. MARIANNE FAITHFUL “Before the Poison”
19. PINBACK “Summer in Abandon”
20. THE ELECTED “Me First”
21. SCISSOR SISTERS “Scissor Sisters”
22. MATT POND PA “Emblems”
23. MAGNETIC FIELDS “I”
24. GREEN DAY “American Idiot”
25. LAMBCHOP “Aw C’Mon / No You C’Mon”

International songs:
1. FRANZ FERDINAND “Take Me Out”
2. MORRISSEY “First of the Gang to Die”
3. R.E.M. “Leaving New York”
4. GIANT SAND “Classico”
5. THE ARCADE FIRE “Neighborhood #3“
6. JOANNA NEWSON “Bridges and Baloons”
7. ANTIBALAS AFROBEAT ORCHESTRA “Who Is This America Dem Speak of Today?”
8. NICK CAVE & THE BAD SEEDS “There She Goes (My Beautiful World)”
9. STARMARKET “Cologne”
10. KINGS OF CONVENIENCE “Misread”

Spanish albums:
1. ANDRÉS CALAMARO “El cantante”
2. MADEE “Orion’s Belt”
3. ÚRSULA “Tres canciones para Moonplace”
4. MAGA “Maga”
5. ASTRUD “Performance”
6. SCHWARZ “Arty Party”
7. MUS “Divina lluz”
8. MIGALA “La increíble aventura”
9. STANDSTILL “Standstill”
10. JULIETA VENEGAS “Sí”
11. HEDTRIP “About Useless Needs”
12. AMODIO “Vol. 1”
13. MALAHORA “Excursionistas”
14. MIQUI PUIG “Casualidades”
15. ROTY 340 “Tzootz: exterminio mental”
16. THE SUNDAY DRIVERS “Little Heart Attacks”
17. LAGARTIJA NICK “Lo imprevisto”
18. PORTONOVO “En aquellos tiempos siempre era fiesta”
19. CHUCHO “Koniec”
20. LOS PLANETAS “Contra la ley de la gravedad”
21. SIWEL “Siwel”
22. AUSTRALIAN BLONDE “Canciones de amor y gratitud”
23. POLAR “Comes With a Smile”
24. VIGIL “China Soul”
25. TACHENKO “Nieves y rescates”


BEST OF 2003:
http://www.muzikalia.com/leerreportajes.php?referencia=6

International albums:
1. BENJAMIN BIOLAY “Negatif”
2. DAMIEN RICE “O”
3. SONGS: OHIA “The Magnolia Electric Co.”
4. RADIOHEAD “Hail to the Thief”
5. MATT ELLIOTT “The Mess We Made”
6. TINDERSTICKS “Waiting for the Moon”
7. THE POSTAL SERVICE “Give Up”
8. (SMOG) “Supper”
9. THE APPLESEED CAST “Two Conversations”
10. NICK CAVE “Nocturama”

International songs:
1. RADIOHEAD “There There”
2. THE POSTAL SERVICE “Such Great Heights”
3. THE WHITE STRIPES “Seven Nation Army”
4. TINDERSTICKS “Until the Morning Comes”
5. (SMOG) “Butterflies Drowned in Wine”
6. THE APPLESEED CAST “Fight Son”
7. LLOYD COLE “Music in a Foreign Language”
8. THE RAVEONETTES “Chain Gang of Love”
9. ARAB STRAP “The Shy Retirer”
10. SONGS: OHIA “Just Be Simple”

Spanish Albums:
1. NACHO VEGAS “Cajas de música difíciles de parar”
2. 12TWELVE “Speritismo”
3. MANTA RAY “Extratexa”
4. LOVE OF LESBIAN “Ungravity”
5. LA BUENA VIDA “Álbum”
6. AUDIENCE “Second Handed”
7. EL COLUMPIO ASESINO “El columpio asesino”
8. LEON DRAMAZ “Infinito”
9. SR. CHINARRO “El ventrílocuo de sí mismo”
10. BLOOMINGTON “Kill the Rock Stars We Were”