Best Twin Cities songs 2012: Staff lists
Like our staff lists of the top 2012 albums, here's a free-for-all on which Twin Cities tracks got a foothold and took advantage.
[Note: I left out songs by artists that appear on my top 10 albums list, which you can see here.]
Sleep Study - Nothing Can Destroy
Honeydogs - Turned Around
Dimitry Killstorm and DJ Name - The Tribe x Big Cats! vs Bloodnstuff - D.M.T Flow/Fire Out at Sea
The Chalice - Push It
Lazerbeak - Lift Every Voice
The Chalice "Push It"
Flavor Crystals "Mirror Chop
Magic Castles "Ballad of the Golden Bird
Tie: BNLX "Vibrant
"/American North "Rain's Comin'
Tie: Sean Anonymous "Alright
"/Dreamcrusher "Dream Crush
Polica - "Amongster"
Mankwe Ndosi - "Henrietta Goes Electric
P.O.S. - "Lockpicks, Knives, Bricks, and Bats
Zoo Animal - "The Too Men
Now, Now - "Thread
Dave and Laura Hoenack:
Southside Desire - "When I Was Your Queen"
Nato Coles and the Blue Diamond Band - "Hard Season"
Is/Is - "Lie Awake"
Night Moves - "Colored Emotions" and "Headlights"
The Evening Rig - "Unlucky Ever After"
Bloodnstuff - "It's Fun to be a Kid"
The Tribe and Big Cats - "Pills"
Pennyroyal - "Cleveland (Aeroplanes & Rockets), "NOLA (Monday/Tuesday)" and "Minot (Whynot Minot?)"
Usonia - "How Does it Feel"
Honeydogs - "Aubben"
Fathom Lane - "Hope You Never"
Poliça - "Wandering Star"
Wiping out Thousands - "Closer"
1. Y.N.RichKids - Hot Cheetos & Takis
2. Actual Wolf - Hollow Heel
8. Wiping Out Thousands -Mass Nerve
9. Prissy Clerks -Blast Off Girls
10. Bloodnstuff -Give Me A Call
Is/Is - Hate Smile
A. Wolf & Her Claws - Zero to 60
Mixed Blood Majority - Fine Print
Guante & Big Cats - Other or The Invisible Backpacker of Privilege
Heiruspecs - Eye for an Eye
L'Assassins - Backseat Bomp
Prissy Clerks -Bruise or Be Bruised
France Camp -Bone Home
YN Rich Kids - Hot Cheetos and Takis
Audio Perm -Spark One
1. Metasota - Senior
2. P.O.S. - Get Down
3. Guante f/Chantz Erolin and TruthBeTold - The Invisible Backpacker of Privilege
4. I Self Devine f/Akrite - Pretty Sickness
5. Mike Mictlan f/Greg Grease -WZRD SCIENCE
6. I Self Devine -I Don't Know
7. Brother Ali -Mourning In America
8. Rich Garvey f/Freez -47%ers
9. Big Quarters -Never Felt Better
10. The Chalice - Mama
Rob Van Alstyne:
Heartbeats - "Ocean Green"
The Honeydogs - "Aubben"
Alison Scott - "Waltz No. 2"
Greycoats - "The Lions and the Swans"
Jeremy Messersmith - #6 (from Paper Moon)
Jake Westin (aka Peter Pisano) - Wears His Heart on His Sleeve
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