TOP TEN SONGS of 2000s

2009
1. MY GIRLS (Animal Collective, Merriweather Post Pavilion)
2. SHELIA (Atlas Sound, Logos)
3. RIVER OF DIRT (Marissa Nadler, Little Hells)
4. LOST AT SEA (The Fiery Furnaces, I'm Going Away)
5. AGAINST ME (Why?, Eskimo Snow)
6. BLUISH (Animal Collective, Merriweather Post Pavilion)
7. THIS TORNADO LOVES YOU (Neko Case, Middle Cyclone)
8. STILLNESS IS THE MOVE (Dirty Projectors, Bitte Orca)
9. SETTLE ON YOUR SKIN (Swan Lake, Enemy Mine)
10. WHERE COULD WE GO TONIGHT (Jeremy Jay, Slow Dance)

2008

1. HEART OF CHAMBERS (Beach House, Devotion)
2. JODI (The Dodos, Visiter)
3. BY TORPEDO OR CROHN'S (Why?, Alopecia)
4. GREAT GHOSTS (Mount Eerie, Dawn)
5. ON THE WATER (The Walkmen, You & Me)
6. ALL THE YEARS (Beach House, Devotion)
7. NO ONE DOES IT LIKE YOU (Department of Eagles, In Ear Park)
8. FATALIST PALMISTRY (Why?, Alopecia)
9. HEAVENLY CREATURES (Jeremy Jay, A Place Where We Can Go)
10. STAY (JUST A LITTLE BIT MORE) (The Dø, A Mouthful)

2007
1. GOSPEL (The National, Boxer)
2. THE PAST IS A GROTESQUE ANIMAL (Of Montreal, Hissing Fauna, Are You the Destroyer?)
3. VIDEOTAPE (Radiohead, In Rainbows)
4. TAKE PILLS (Panda Bear, Person Pitch)
5. HERETICS (Andrew Bird, Armchair Apocrypha)
6. LOOKING FOR A ROAD (Baby Teeth, The Simp)
7. YOU GOT YR. CHERRY BOMB (Spoon, Ga Ga Ga Ga Ga)
8. COSMIA (Joanna Newsom, Joanna Newsom & The Ys Street Band)
9. PARTING OF THE SENSORY (Modest Mouse, We Were Dead Before the Ship Even Sank)
10. I'VE UNDERESTIMATED MY CHARM (AGAIN) (Black Kids, The Wizard of Ahhhs)

2006
1. ONLY SKIN (Joanna Newsom, Ys)
2. MONKEY & BEAR (Joanna Newsom, Ys)
3. LIFE IS A PIGSTY (Morrissey, Ringleader of the Tormentors)
4. TEACH ME SWEETHEART (The Fiery Furnaces, Bitter Tea)
5. DIRTY KNIFE (Neko Case, Fox Confessor Brings the Flood)

6. EMILY (Joanna Newsom, Ys)
7. MY SHADOW (Jay Reatard, Blood Visions)
8. COUNTRY MILE (Camera Obscura, Let's Get Out of This Country)
9. SAWDUST & DIAMONDS (Joanna Newsom, Ys)
10. MARGARET VS. PAULINE (Neko Case, Fox Confessor Brings the Flood)

2005
1. SLAVIN' AWAY (The Fiery Furnaces, Rehearsing My Choir)

2. BANSHEE BEAT (Animal Collective, Feels)
3. HERE COMES THE SUMMER (The Fiery Furnaces, EP)
4. MR. NOVEMBER (The National Alligator)
5. THE MARINER'S REVENGE SONG (The Decemberists, Picaresque)
6. CRUSHED BONES (Why? Elephant Eyelash)
7. IT'S ALL GONNA BREAK (Broken Social Scene, Broken Social Scene)
8. ELEANOR PUT YOUR BOOTS ON (Franz Ferdinand, You Could Have It So Much Better)

9. NO MORE SHOES (Stephen Malkmus, Face the Truth)
10. THE REPUDIATED IMMORTALS (Of Montreal, The Sundlandic Twins)

2004
1. SADIE (Joanna Newsom, The Milk-Eyed Mender)
2. CHIEF INSPECTOR BLANCHEFLOWER (The Fiery Furnaces, Blueberry Boat)

3. THE RAT (The Walkmen, Bows & Arrows)
4. EN GALLOP (Joanna Newsom, The Milk-Eyed Mender
5. FLOAT ON (Modest Mouse, Good News For People Who Like Bad News)
6. TWILIGHT (Elliott Smith, From a Basement on the Hill)
7. BOOKS WRITTEN FOR GIRLS (Camera Obscura, Underachievers Please Try Harder)
8. CHERRY TREE (The National, Cherry Tree)
9. BABE, YOU TURN ME ON (Nick Cave & the Bad Seeds, The Lyre of Orpheus)
10. CROWN OF LOVE (The Arcade Fire, Funeral)

2003
1. A WOLF AT THE DOOR (Radiohead, Hail to the Thief)
2. JUDY JONES (The New Pornographers, Electric Version)
3. AUTOMATIC STOP (The Strokes, Room on Fire)
4. THE WARMING SUN (Grandaddy, Sumday)
5. GOOD WOMAN (Cat Power, You are Free)
6. SAINT SIMON (The Shins, Chutes Too Narrow)
7. SCATTERBRAIN (Radiohead, Hail to the Thief)
8. WHERE HAVE ALL THE RUDE BOYS GONE (Ted Leo and the Pharmacists, Hearts of Oak)
9. LOS ANGELES, I'M YOURS (The Decemberists, Her Majesty)
10. MAPS (Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Fever to Tell)

2002
1. I WISH I WAS THE MOON (Neko Case, Blacklisted)

2. IN THE MORNING OF THE MAGICIANS (Flaming Lips, Yoshimi Battles the Pink Robots)
3. IT'S NOT (Aimee Mann, Lost in Space)
4. LOST CAUSE (Beck, Sea Change)
5. THE MOON (The Microphones, Song Islands)
6. JESUS, ETC (Wilco, Yankee Hotel Foxtrot)
7. ALMOST CRIMES (Broken Social Scene, You Forgot it in People)
8. DO YOU REALIZE?? (Flaming Lips, Yoshimi Battles the Pink Robots)
9. ODALISQUE (Decemberists, Castaways and Cutouts)
10. INVISIBLE INK (Aimee Mann, Lost in Space)

2001
1. KNIVES OUT (Radiohead, Amnesiac)
2. WHEN IT STARTED (The Strokes, Is This It?)
3. THE MOON (The Microphones, The Glow, Pt. 2)
4. NEW BORN (Muse, Orgin of Symmetry)
5. LIFE IN A GLASS HOUSE [Full Length Version] (Radiohead, Knives Out)
6. I LOVE LIFE (Pulp, We Love Life)
7. TIMOROUS ME (Ted Leo and the Pharmacists, The Tyranny of Distance)
8. CHRISTINA (Gorky's Zygotic Mynci, How I Long To Feel That Summer in My Heart)
9. THE OTHER SIDE (Dismemberment Plan, Change)
10. I FELT YOUR SHAPE (The Microphones, The Glow, Pt. 2)

2000
1. HOW TO DISAPPEAR COMPLETELY (Radiohead, Kid A)
2. THE GLOW (The Microphones, It Was Hot We Stayed in the Water)
3. HE'S SIMPLE, HE'S DUMB, HE'S THE PILOT (Grandaddy, Sophtware Slump)
4. SWEEDEEDEE (Cat Power, The Covers Record)
5. STAN (Eminem featuring Dido, The Marshall Mathers LP)
6. SO YOU'LL AIM TOWARDS THE SKY (Grandaddy, Sophtware Slump)
7. THE FALL OF THE WORLD'S OWN OPTIMIST (Aimee Mann, Bachelor No. 2)
8. LIVES (Modest Mouse, The Moon and Antarctica)
9. THE MERCY SEAT (Johnny Cash, American III; Solitary Man)
10. I FOUND A REASON (Cat Power, The Covers Record)