20th December 2010

The votes have been cast, and in the opinion of jockrock.org, these are the top 30 albums recorded by Scottish artists in the year of 2010 A.D.

1. Mitchell Museum – The Peters Port Memorial Service






2. The Unwinding Hours The Unwinding Hours – The Unwinding Hours
3. Curators – Is This A Private Fight…?
4. Super Adventure Club – Avoid Zombies
5. How To Swim – Retina (or More Fun Than a Vat of Love)
6. The Phantom Band – The Wants
7. The Vaselines – Sex With an X
8. Burnt Island – Music and Maths
9. The Scottish Enlightenment – St. Thomas
10. Frightened Rabbit – The Winter of Mixed Drinks
11. King Creosote – My nth Bit of Strange
12. Emma Pollock – The Law of Large Numbers
13. Kid Canaveral – Shouting at Wildlife
14. Adam Stafford and The Death Bridge Convention – Music in The Mirabel
15. Fake Tan – Pieces
16. We See Lights – Ghosts & Monsters
17. Over The Wall – Treacherous
18. Yusuf Azak – Turn On The Long Wire
19. Spare Snare – Victor
20. Teenage Fanclub – Shadows
21. The Burns Unit – Side Show
22. The Plimptons – 00s Nostalgia
23. The Savings and Loan – Today I Need Light
24. RM Hubbert – First & Last
25. Seafieldroad – There Are No Maps For This Part of the City
26. Errors – Come Down With Me
27. The Zephyrs – Fool of Regrets
28. 30 Pounds of Bone – Method
29. The Last Battle – Heart of the Land, Soul of the Sea
30. Gareth Dickson – The Dance

Your favourite missing? Or do you agree with us?  drop us an emailwith your choice!

6 Responses »

  1. Can’t believe you missed Spectorbullets debut disc.

  2. A well deserved no. 1. The first of many! Well done boys/men.!!!

  3. […] We made no.5 at Kowalskiy Scottish Music Blog , we made no.3 at jockrock Blog Archive Jockrock’s top 30 albums of 2010 , we did an interview for Kerrang Radio and, to top it all off, you can listen to the whole album […]

  4. […] to everyone who has included us in their end of year lists. Our thanks go out to Ayetunes,  JockRock, Is this Music?, Scotsman RADAR, The BAMS Awards, Culture Bully and many more. Here our a […]

  5. […] buoyed by their showing as ‘Album of the Year’ (round these parts anyhoo) Mitchell Museum have released a free 6-track downloadable EP, entitled ‘The Closer We […]

  6. […] recorded this year – no reissues, so no Kid Canaveral or The Savings and Loan, who were in last year’s chart. And what makes an ‘album’? Not sure, but honourable mention to Homework, among others, […]

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