NPR Listeners Top 25 Albums of 2008

Fleet Foxes Late Show at Union Hall (07/12/08)
Fleet Foxes at Union Hall

It’s list time again, and one annual poll I usually look forward to is that of the terminally hip NPR listeners. The results just came out on Monday and here they are:

NPR Listeners Top 25 Albums 2008
01. Fleet Foxes
Album: Fleet Foxes (Stream full album at until Dec 17)
02. Vampire Weekend
Album: Vampire Weekend
03. Bon Iver
Album: For Emma, Forever Ago
04. TV on the Radio
Album: Dear Science
05. Death Cab for Cutie
Album: Narrow Stairs
06. MGMT
Album: Oracular Spectacular
07. Flight of the Conchords
Album: Flight of the Conchords
08. My Morning Jacket
Album: Evil Urges
09. Coldplay
Album: Viva la Vida
10. Sigur Rós
Album: Med Sud I Eyrum Vid Spilum Endalaust
11. She & Him
Album: Volume One
12. Okkervil River
Album: The Stand Ins
13. Beck
Album: Modern Guilt
14. Kimya Dawson and Antsy Pants
Album: Juno (Soundtrack)
15. The Raconteurs
Album: Consolers of the Lonely
16. Girl Talk
Album: Feed the Animals
17. The Black Keys
Album: Attack & Release
18. Kings of Leon
Album: Only by the Night
19. Conor Oberst
Album: Conor Oberst
20. Jenny Lewis
Album: Acid Tongue
21. The Hold Steady
Album: Stay Positive
22. Bob Dylan
Album: Bootleg Series, Vol. 8: Tell Tale Signs – Rare and Unreleased 1989-2006
23. Blitzen Trapper
Album: Furr
24. Portishead
Album: Third
25. Brian Eno / David Byrne
Album: Everything That Happens Will Happen Today

Check out the complete poll results after the jump.

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