Check out Best of 2009 lists from members of Transit, Less Than Jake, Hot Water Music and more here: Best Of 2009 Lists.
Kenny Bridges of MoneenMutemath - armistice
Muse - the resistance
Alexisonfire - young cardinals / old crows
Hunter - "4" , "8"
Taylor swift - fearless (platinum) yup.
Phoenix - wolfgang Amadeus phoenix
Mew - no more stories...
The swell season - strict joy
Richard Minino of HORSEBITES and 4 million bandsDead To Me - African Elephants
Mariachi El Bronx
Designing a KISS hoodie approved by Gene Simmons
Strike Anywhere - Iron Front
Night Marchers - See You In Magic
Stage diving way too much for 7 Seconds and Strike Anywhere at The Fest 8
Psyched To Die - Year One
Municipal Waste - Massive Aggressive
Lords - Fuck All Y'all Mother Fuckers
Puking while riding my motorcycle from eating so much food. That was a first
Eddie HornTop 10 Albums
Tried to avoid listing artists I work with in my Top 10, but AWS and Shook Ones would've been Top 10 anyway
10) A Wilhelm Scream - s/t
9) Shook Ones - The Unquotable A.M.H.
8) Coheed & Cambria - Neverender box set
7) Converge - Axe To Fall
6) Gossip - Music For Men
5) ISIS - Wavering Radiant
4) Owen - New Leaves
3) Taking Back Sunday - New Again
2) Mastodon - Crack The Skye
1) Gallows - Grey Britain