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January 3, 2012 Best of 2011: The Whole Love
The Whole Love

 

As we gear up to start a very full and busy 2012 we thought we should make note of what a great year 2011 was for Wilco and The Whole Love. Take a gander -


Top Lists of 2011

American Songwriter Magazine: Top 50 Albums of 2011 - #1

Rollingstone: 50 Best Albums of 2011 - #8

Rolling Stone: 50 Best Singles of 2011: 'I Might' - #17

Paste: The 50 Best Albums of 2011 - #7

Paste: The 50 Best Album Covers of 2011

NPR: Listeners Pick Their Favorite Albums Of 2011

NPR: 50 Favorite Albums of 2011

The Onion AV Club: The Best Music of 2011 - #5

The Onion AV Club: Best Music of 2011: The Ballots - #14

KEXP Top Ten List Spotlight: Kevin Cole - #8

Charleston City Paper: Top Albums of 2011

AllMediaNY.com: 10 Best Albums of 2011 - #7

News Observer: My Best of 2011 - #1

Free Williamsburg: Our Favorite Albums of the Year - #9

Honest Tune: Top 11 od 2011 - #1

Hear Ya: Best Albums of 2011 - #9

Urban Outfitters: Best Music of 2011

Spectrum Culture: Top 20 Albums of 2011 - #9

Minneapolis Star Tribune: "Our Music Critics Save best for Last"

Seattle Post Intelligencer: Best Albums of 2011

MusicOlogy: Top 15 Indie / Alternative Albums of 2011- #7

The Emory Wheel: Best Albums of 2011 - #1

Hartford Courant: Top 10 Albums of 2011: #9

 

INTERNATIONAL

Canada

Vancouver Sun: Top 40 albums of 2011 - #14

Exclaim.ca: 30 Best Pop & Rock Albums - #29

UK

Guardian.co.uk: "One Sunday Morning": Top 40 tracks of the year

Mojo: Top 50 Albums of the Year - #29

Clash Music: Top 40 Albums of 2011 - #23

3voor12: Top 12 Albums Of The Year - #5

Dagbladet.no: Top Albums of the Year - #7

NRK Lydkervet: Albums of the Year - #10

Oslopulse - #17

Spain

Rolling Stone Spain: Best Albums of the Year - #7

Rolling Stone Spain: 50 Best International tracks of 2011: “The Art Of Almost” - #27

RockDelux: Best albums of the Year List - #18

Jenesaispop.com:  Best Tracks Of 2011 List: “I Might” - #41

El País: Best International Albums Of 2011 - #11

Mondosonoro: The best International Albums Of 2011 - #15

Go Mag: Born Alone is #31 in the Best International Songs List

The Teatro Circo Price show in Madrid is #16 in the International Gigs of 2011 List

Germany

RollingStone Germany: Album of the Year 2011 - #1 (Both Readers & Writers Poll)

RollingStone Germany: Top 25 Singles Of The Year: "I Might" - #5

RollingStone Germany: Band of the Year  &  Band-Website of the Year (Reader's Poll)

Spiegel Online: Top 10 Most Important Albums of the Year

Laut.de: Top 30 Albums of 2011 - #22

Eclipsed: Top 100 Albums Of 2011: “The Whole Love”- #27

Vision: Albums of the Year List:“The Whole Love” - #26  ---  #3 in their "Folk-Rock” specialized list.

Musikexpress: Top 50 Albums Of 2011 - #14

Australia

Sydney Morning Herald: The EG reveal their top-20 Albums of the Year - #2

Kindamuzik: Best 21 Albums of 2011

Drowned In Sound: Top 75 Albums of 2011

 

REVIEWS

Blurt Magazine: 9 out of 10

Rollingstone Magazine: 4 out of 5

American Songwriter: 4.5 out of 5

Paste: 8.5 out of 10

Spin: 8 out of 10

Slant Magazine: 4 out 5

L Magazine

The Boston Phoenix: 4 out of 4

Chicago Tribune: 3 out of 4

IGN Music: 9 out of 10

Music OMH; 4 out of 5

NPR

QRO Magazine: 7.6 out of 10

SA Current: 4 out of 5

San Franciso Weekly

Speakers in Code: 96 out of 100

The Buffalo News

The Emory Wheel: 4 out of 5


INTERNATIONAL

Canada

Exclaim.ca

Toronto Now

UK

The Guardian UK : 4 out of 5

SMH.com.au: 4.5 out of 5

NME: 7 out of 10

Uncut.co.uk

Independent.co.uk

BBC.co.uk

Germany

Rollingstone Germany: 5 out of 5

 

 

 

 

 


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