Shortlist Finalist Yawnlist
Which is, you know, Oscar day and all, meaning that its announcement would fall even more by the wayside than it might on a normal day. But that's OK, because this list--which were deduced to be the best among those albums "released in the US from January through November 2007 ... [that] had not been certified gold for domestic sales of 500,000 units"--will probably look familiar to anyone who was paying even the most cursory attention to the music press last month.
Arcade Fire, Neon Bible
Feist, The Reminder
LCD Soundsystem, Sound Of Silver
- the rest here