Thursday, January 7, 2016

Treehouse BEST OF 2015 Customer & Staff Poll Results

Here are the final results of our 2015 Customer & Staff Poll.  All participants ranked their top ten favorite releases of the year.  Each first place vote received 10 points, each second place vote received nine points, and so on.  Here are the top ten, followed by the complete results.

 1. Sleater-Kinney No Cities to Love (Sub Pop)
103 points
(14 votes)

 2 (tie). Courtney Barnett Sometimes I Sit and Think, and Sometimes I Just Sit (Mom + Pop)
68 points
(14 votes)

 2 (tie). Kendrick Lamar To Pimp a Butterfly (Top Dawg/Aftermath)
68 points
(9 votes)

 4. Jessica Pratt On Your Own Love Again (Drag City)
52 points
(7 votes)

 5 (tie). Beach House Depression Cherry (Sub Pop)
51 points
(8 votes)

 5 (tie). Kurt Vile b'lieve i'm goin down... (Matador)
51 points
(10 votes)

 7. Jason Isbell Something More Than Free (Southeastern)
50 points
(8 votes)

 8. Low Ones and Sixes (Sub Pop)
47 points
(10 votes)

 9. Sufjan Stevens Carrie & Lowell (Asthmatic Kitty)
45 points
(7 votes)

10. Viet Cong Viet Cong (Jagjaguwar)
44 points
(6 votes)

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Full Voting Results

RankArtistAlbumLabelTOTAL# of lists
1Sleater-KinneyNo Cities To LoveSub Pop10314
2Courtney BarnettSometimes I Sit and Think, And Sometimes I Just SitMom + Pop6814
2Kendrick LamarTo Pimp a ButterflyTop Dawg/Aftermath689
4Jessica PrattOn Your Own Love AgainDrag City527
5Beach HouseDepression CherrySub Pop518
5Kurt Vileb'lieve i'm goin downMatador5110
7Jason IsbellSomething More Than FreeSoutheastern508
8LowOnes and SixesSub Pop4710
9Sufjan StevensCarrie & LowellAsthmatic Kitty457
10Viet CongViet CongJagjaguwar446
11La LuzWeirdo ShrineHardly Art405
11WilcoStar WarsdBpm/Anti-406
13Alabama ShakesSould & ColorATO396
13Butch WalkerAfraid of GhostsDangerbird396
13Royal HeadacheHighWhat's Your Rupture?396
16Father John MistyI Love You, HoneybearSub Pop357
17Beach SlangThe Things We Do To Find People Who Feel Like UsPolyvinyl325
18ProtomartyrThe Agent IntellectHardly Art316
19Joanna NewsomDiversDrag City305
19Kamasi WashingtonThe EpicBrainfeeder305
19Ryan Adams1989Pax-AM306
19Tame ImpalaCurrentsInterscope305
23Dick DiverMelbourne, FloridaChapter/Trouble In Mind296
23John CarpenterLost ThemesSacred Bones294
25BjorkVulnicuraOne Little Indian285
26Colleen GreenI Want To Grow UpHardly Art264
27WaxahatcheeIvy TrippMerge254
28Mac McCaughanNon-BelieversMerge244
29Bob Dylan1965-1966 The Cutting Edge: The Bootleg Series Vol. 12Columbia/Legacy233
29BullyFeels LikeColumbia235
29ChvrchesEvery Open EyeGlassnote233
29The SonicsThis Is The SonicsRe:Vox234
29TwerpsRange AnxietyMerge235
29Vince StaplesSummertime '06Def Jam233
35Beach HouseThank Your Lucky StarsSub Pop224
35FuzzIIIn The Red224
35Titus AndronicusThe Most Lamentable TragedyMerge223
35ZombiShape ShiftRelapse223
39DesaparecidosPayolaEpitaph214
39Wand1000 DaysDrag City213
41RadioactivitySilent KillDirtnap203
41ShoppingWhy ChooseFatCat204
43GirlpoolBefore the World Was BigWichita192
44HorrendousAnaretaDark Descent182
44Jim O'RourkeSimple SongsDrag City183
44Lower DensEscape From EvilRibbon183
47ColleenCaptain of NoneThrill Jockey172
47The ChillsSilver BulletsFire173
47The World Is a Beautiful Place & I Am No Longer Afraid to DieHarmlessnessEpitaph172
50DeerhunterFading Frontier4AD163
50Keith RichardsCrosseyed HeartMindless/Republic162
50LocrianInfinite DissolutionRelapse162
50ObsequiaeAria of Vernal Tombs20 Buck Spin162
50Oneohtrix Point NeverGarden of DeleteWarp163
50PrurientFrozen Niagara FallsProfound Lore162
56DestroyerPoison SeasonMerge154
56MyrkurMRelapse152
56Natalie PrassNatalie PrassSpacebomb152
56PanopticonAutumn EternalBindrune152
56Speedy OrtizFoil DeerCarpark152
56TribulationThe Children of the NightCentury Media152
56Various ArtistsHamilton Original Broadway Cast RecordingAtlantic152
63BlurThe Magic WhipParlophone143
63Carly Rae JepsenEmotionUniversal142
63Chris StapletonTravellerMercury Nashville143
63John MorelandHigh on Tulsa HeatOld Omens142
63Mind Over MirrorsThe Voice CallingImmune142
63SneaksGymnasticsDanger142
69BaronessPurpleAbraxan Hymns133
69Black BreathSlaves Beyond DeathSouthern Lord132
69Flavor CrystalsThe Shiver of the Flavor Crystalsmpls ltd132
69Floating PointsElaeniaNinja Tune132
69Mbongwana StarFrom KinshasaWorld Circuit133
69Ryley WalkerPrimrose GreenDead Oceans132
69Uranium ClubAn Exploration In HumanityFashionable Idiots133
76Dead WeatherDodge and BurnThird Man122
76Hop AlongPainted ShutSaddle Creek122
76PalmbomenPalmbomen IIBeats In Space122
76TenementPredatory HeadlightsDon Giovanni122
76The DecemberistsWhat a Terrible World, What a Beautiful WorldCapitol122
81Belle and SebastianGirls In Peacetime Want to DanceMatador112
81CoilBackwardsCold Spring112
81ElderLoreArmageddon Shop112
81Our Love Will Destroy the WorldSol Airborne PyramidAltar of Waste112
81WeedRunning BackLefse112
81White HillsWalks For MotoristsThrill Jockey112
87Aphex TwinComputer Controlled Acoustic Instruments Pt. 2Warp101
87Beat DetectivesClimate ChangeNot Not Fun101
87Benoit PioulardSonnetKranky102
87Bill FayWho Is the Sender?Dead Oceans101
87Bitchin BajasTransporteurHands In the Dark101
87Buffy Sainte-MariePower In the BloodTrue North101
87Charlie ParrStumpjumperRed House102
87Chelsea WolfeAbyssSargent House102
87DeafheavenNew BermudaAnti-102
87Death and VanillaTo Where the Wild Things Are...Fire101
87Death Cab For CutieKintsugiAtlantic/Barsuk101
87Des ArkEverything DiesGraveface101
87Downtown BoysFull CommunismDon Giovanni101
87Earl SweatshirtI Don't Like Shit, I Don't Go OutsideColumbia102
87Eyelids854Jealous Butcher101
87Golden VoidBerkanaThrill Jockey101
87Jazmine SullivanReality ShowRCA101
87KoufarLebanon For LebaneseFusty Cunt101
87La MismaKanizadiToxic State101
87Lil Ugly ManeOblivion AccessOrmolycka101
87MadonnaRebel HeartMaverick102
87Miles DavisAt Newport 1955-1975: The Bootleg Series Vol. 4Legacy101
87Mini-Mekons & Robbie FulksJuraBloodshot101
87Olivia ChaneyThe Longest RiverNonesuch101
87Philip JeckCardinalTouch101
87Primitive PartsParts PrimitiveTrouble In Mind101
87RevengeBehold.Total.RejectionSeason of Mist101
87The Blinds ShakeLive In San FranciscoCastle Face101
87Title FightHyperviewAnti-101
87Tommy KeeneLaugh In the DarkSecond Motion101
87WandGolemIn The Red102
87Will HogeSmall Town DreamsCumberland101
119All Them WitchesDying Surfer Meets His MakerNew West91
119Best CoastCalifornia NightsHarvest91
119Blackberry SmokeHolding All the Roses3 Legged/Rounder91
119Bruce SpringsteenThe Ties That BindColumbia91
119CamWelcome to Cam CountryArista Nashville91
119CindytalkFragments of a Forgotten LifeEditions Mego91
119Climax DenialDehumanizing EnvironmentsMalignant91
119Father MurphyCroceFlenser91
119Flying Saucer AttackInstrumentals 2015Drag City92
119InstituteCatharsisSacred Bones91
119Joshua AbramsMagnetoceptionEremite92
119Julia HolterHave You In My WildernessDomino93
119Laura MarlingShort MovieRibbon91
119Leon BridgesComing HomeColumbia91
119Lightning BoltFantasy EmpireThrill Jockey92
119Mamman Sani AbdoulayeUnreleased Tapes 1981-1984Sahel Sounds91
119Mark Fell And Gábor LázárThe Neurobiology Of Moral Decision MakingDeath of Rave91
119MiguelWildheartRCA/Black Ice91
119MiloSo the Flies Don't ComeRuby Yacht91
119Murder By DeathBig Dark LoveBloodshot91
119Napalm DeathApex Predator - Easy MeatCentury Media91
119Shawn David McMillenOn the Clock w/ JJ & Mitch12XU91
119Steve WalwynInstinct to SurviveBaby Grand91
119Swami John Reis & The Blind ShakeModern Surf ClassicsSwami91
119The Bottle RocketsSouth Broadway Athletic ClubBloodshot91
119The Revolutionary Army of the Infant JesusBeauty Will Save the WorldOccultation92
119U.S. GirlsHalf Free4AD91
119Vijay Iyer TrioBreak StuffECM91
119WorriersImaginary LifeDon Giovanni91
148Ben FoldsSo ThereNew West81
148Black TowerThe Secret FireNo Idea81
148Brandi CarlileThe Firewatcher's DaughterATO81
148Brian Jonestown MassacreMini Album Thingy WingyA81
148DesecresyStoic DeathXtreem81
148Eric ChurchMr. MisunderstoodEMI Nashville81
148Gramma's BoyfriendPermGraveface81
148Home Street HomeOriginal Songs From the Shit Musical Home Street HomeFat Wreck Chords81
148KnxwledgeHud DreamsStones Throw81
148My Morning JacketThe WaterfallCapitol/ATO81
148Paul Metzger1300Nero's Neptune81
148Phil CookSouthland MissionThirty Tigers81
148Robert ForsterSongs To PlayTapete82
148ShamirRatchetXL81
148SOAKBefore We Forgot How to DreamRough Trade81
148Steve Gunn & The Black Twig PickersSeasonal HireThrill Jockey81
148SumacThe DealSIGE/Profound Lore81
148TamarynCranekissMexican Summer81
148The Butterscotch CathedralThe Butterscotch CathedralTrouble In Mind81
148TurnoverPeripheral VisionRun For Cover81
148Vega-Chilton-VaughnCubist Blues: Live In FranceLight In the Attic81
148Web of SunsetsSteel New DayEnd of Time81
170AhleuchatistasAbberretoInternational Anthem Recording Company71
170Bad Bad HatsPsychic Reader$windleboy Inc.71
170C.C.T.V.C.C.T.V. 7"Lumpy71
170Cage the ElephantTell Me I'm PrettyRCA71
170Consumer ElectronicsDollhouse SongsHarbinger Sound71
170DrakeIf You're Reading This It's Too LateCash Money/Republic71
170Drug ChurchHit Your HeadNo Sleep71
170GorgorothInstinctus BestialisSoulseller71
170Gospel MachineYour Holy Ghostself-released71
170GrimesArt Angels4AD73
170Guantanamo BaywatchDarling... It's Too LateSuicide Squeeze71
170Holly HerndonPlatform4AD71
170Jamie xxIn ColourYoung Turks73
170Joe PugWindfallLightning Rod71
170Ke/HilZone 0Tesco71
170KickStart AgainKick71
170Mac DemarcoAnother OneCaptured Tracks71
170Magic CircleJourney Blind20 Buck Spin71
170Merle Haggard & Willie NelsonDjango and JimmieLegacy71
170Mike KrolTurkeyMerge71
170Mount EerieSaunaP.W. Elverum & Sun, Ltd.71
170Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night SweatsNathaniel Rateliff & The Night SweatsStax71
170NoisemBlossoming DecayA38971
170OBN III'sWorth a Lot of Money12XU71
170OughtSun Coming DownConstellation71
170Panda BearPanda Bear Meets the Grim ReaperDomino71
170Potty MouthPotty Mouth EPPlanet Whatever71
170Ride For RevengeAgeless Powers AriseBestial Burst/Northern Heritage71
170RomareProjectionsNinja Tune71
170Shannon & The ClamsGone By the DawnHardly Art72
170Shye Ben Tzur / Jonny Greenwood / The Rajasthan ExpressJununNonesuch71
170The Lone BellowThen Came The MorningDescendant71
170TorresSprinterPartisan71
170White Out w/ Nels ClineAccidental SkyNorthern Spy71
170Yo La TengoStuff Like That ThereMatador72
170Zachary CaleDusklandNo Quarter71
206Acid KingMiddle of Nowhere, Center of EverywhereSvart62
206Aero FlynnAero FlynnOoh La La61
206Aine O'DwyerMusic For Church Cleaners Vol. I and IIMIE Music61
206ArcaMutantMute61
206ArchgoatThe Apocalyptic TriumphatorDebumir Morti61
206Arthur RussellCornAudika61
206Caroline NoNo LanguageWorld News61
206Christine and the QueensChristine and the QueensAtlantic/Neon Gold61
206Dave Gahan & SoulsaversAngels & GhostsColumbia61
206Death GripsThe Powers That BHarvest63
206DiatPositive EnergyIron Lung62
206Eleventh Dream DayWorks For TomorrowThrill Jockey61
206Flesh WorldThe Wild Animals In My LifeIron Lung61
206Gary Clark, Jr.The Story of Sonny Boy SlimWarner Bros.61
206Joey AlexanderMy Favourite ThingsMotema61
206Kacey MusgravesPageant MaterialMercury Nashville62
206Kyle KinaneI Liked His Old Stuff BetterComedy Central61
206Leftover CrackConstructs of the StateFat Wreck Chords61
206Marilyn MansonThe Pale EmperorLorna Vista61
206Rae SremmurdSremmLifeEardrummers/Interscope61
206Sarah CracknellRed LightCherry Red61
206Sauna YouthDistractionsUpset the Rhythm61
206ShitfucksDet Är Ditt Fel 7"Rör Du Så Dör Du Skivproduktion61
206The InternetEgo DeathColumbia61
206ThundercatThe Beyond/Where the Giants RoamBrainfeeder61
206tricotANDBakuretsu61
206TriptidesAzurRequiem Pour un Twister61
206TRTRKMMRAvec La Souillure Nous Entrons Au Règne De La TerreurIron Lung61
206Ty SegallMr. FaceFamous Class61
206Various ArtistsFuck Reality 01 & 02Fuck Reality61
206Will JohnsonSwan City VampiresLabelman61
206William ParkerFor Those Who Are, StillAUM Fidelity61
238Adam LevyNaubinwayThink Piece Publishing51
238Bob DylanShadows In the NightColumbia51
238Cairo PythianTouchedKatorga Works51
238Dawn RichardBlackheartOur Dawn51
238Echo LakeEraNo Pain In Pop51
238Elyse WeinbergGreasepaint SmileNumerophon51
238F IngersHide Before DinnerBlackest Ever Black51
238HiveHiveSweet Tooth51
238Ian William CraigCradle For the WantingRecital52
238Iron MaidenThe Book of SoulsBMG52
238Jake Xerxes FussellJake Xerxes FussellParadise of Bachelors51
238JD McPhersonLet the Good Times RollRounder51
238Jeph Jerman and Tim BarnesMatteringsErstwhile51
238Joanna GruesomePeanut ButterSlumberland51
238Julio BashmoreKnockin' BootsBroadwalk/Sony UK51
238Lau NauHem. NågonstansFonal51
238LeviathanScar SightedProfound Lore51
238MassengerBansheeBurger51
238Michael RaultLiving DaylightBurger51
238No JoyMore FaithfulMexican Summer52
238PatsyTuley-Tude High 7"Total Punk51
238Plague MotherDying. Midwestern.Compulsion Rites51
238Salad BoysMetalmaniaTrouble In Mind51
238ShlohmoDark RedTrue Panther Sounds51
238SHURMANEast Side of LoveTeletone51
238Sonny and The SunsetsTalent Night At the AshramPolyvinyl51
238SuperheavenOurs Is ChromeSideOneDummy51
238The Bird and The BeeRecreational LoveRostrum51
238The Good LifeEverybody's Coming DownSaddle Creek51
238The ProdigyThe Day Is My EnemyThree Six Zero51
238Ty Segall BandLive In San FranciscoCastle Face51
238Various ArtistsBatman: The Animated Series OSTMondo51
238West KustLast ForeverRun For Cover51
238WindhandGrief's Infernal FlowerRelapse51
272Black DietThe Good OnePinata41
272Brothers of the Sonic Cloths/tNeurot41
272Car Seat HeadrestTeens of StyleMatador41
272Carlton Melton/Kandodo 3SplitCreepy Crawl41
272CaspianDust and DisquietTriple Crown41
272ClearanceRapid RewardsTall Pat41
272Eric La Casa and Taku UnamiParazoan MappingErstwhile41
272FKA TwigsM3LL155XYoung Turks41
272FoxingDealerTriple Crown41
272FrauMira 7"self-released41
272High on FireLuminiferouseOne41
272Lamb of GodVII: Sturm and DrangEpic41
272MED/Blu/MadlibBad NeighborBang Ya Head41
272Molly NilssonZenithDark Skies Association41
272MuseDronesWarner Bros.41
272Negative ScannerNegative ScannerTrouble In Mind41
272Phil ManzaneraThe Sound of BlueExpression41
272RamlehCircular TimeCrucial Blast41
272Silversun PickupsBetter NatureNew Machine41
272Strange NamesUse Your Time WiselyFrenchkiss41
272The Pretty ThingsThe Sweet Pretty Things (Are In Bed Now, Of Course)Repertoire41
272The RubsThe Rubs Are TrashTall Pet41
272The Velvet UndergroundThe Complete Matrix TapesPolydor41
272Tom CarterLong Time UndergroundThree Lobed41
272Uncle Acid & The DeadbeatsThe Night CreeperRise Above41
272Various ArtistsAnother Day Another Time: Celebrating The Music Of Llewyn DavisNonesuch41
272Young BuffaloHouseVotiv41
299A$AP RockyAt. Long. Last. A$APRCA/Polo Grounds31
299André O. Möller with Hans Eberhard MaldfeldIn Memory Of James TenneyWandelweiser31
299Andrew CombsAll These DreamsCoin31
299BarreracudasCan Do EasyOops Baby31
299Bassekou Kouyate & Ngon BaBa PowerGlitterbeat31
299Buck Biloxi and the FucksStreets of RageHoZac31
299Climax DenialIn The Absence of Self ControlUrashima31
299Cult LeaderLightless WalkDeathwish Inc.31
299Dave Rawlings MachineNashville ObsoleteAcony31
299Destruction UnitNegative Feedback ResistorSacred Bones31
299Drew McDowallCollapseDais31
299Eleni MandellDark Lights UpYep Roc31
299Gun OutfitDream All OverParadise of Bachelors31
299Hurry UpHurry UpArmy of Bad Luck31
299IgnatzI Live In a UtopiaGoaty31
299King WomanDoubtFlenser31
299Mammoth PenguinsHide and SeekFortuna Pop!31
299MaritimeMagnetic Bodies/Maps of BonesDangerbird31
299NxWorriesLink Up & SuedeStones Throw31
299OAKSAnimal LifeModern Radio31
299PalehoundDry FoodExploding In Sound31
299Pasadena '68 / Dakota ShowdownSplit EPself-released31
299Paul WellerSaturns PatternParlophone/Warner Bros.31
299Power MonsterSingle White FemaleSignora Ward31
299RehasherMake the NoiseMoat House31
299Robert SkoroDestroyers & MakersMerciful31
299Rolling StonesLive In Leeds 1982Eagle Vision31
299Tal NationalZoy ZoyFatCat31
299The Mountain GoatsBeat the ChampMerge31
299The Winery DogsHot StreakLoud & Proud31
299Third Eye BlindDopamineMega Collider31
299YowlerThe OfferDouble Double Whammy31
331Anonymous ChoirSings Leonard CohenMind Rider21
331Ava MendozaUnnatural WaysNew Atlantis21
331Carlton MeltonOut to SeaAgitated21
331Christina VantzouNo. 3Kranky21
331Circuit Des YeuxIn Plain SpeechThrill Jockey21
331ClutchPsychic WarfareWeathermaker21
331Cold BeatInto the AirCrime on the Moon21
331DawesAll Your Favorite BandsHUB21
331DrumcellHypoxia - A Constant Preparation For LossBl_k Noise21
331False UntitledGilead Media22
331FirewalkerDemoFailure21
331Holly & KenThe RecordQuality21
331JEFF the BrotherhoodGlobal Chakra RhythmsInfinity Cat21
331John GrantGrey Tickles, Black PressurePartisan/Bella Union21
331King DudeSongs of Flesh and Blood - In the Key of LightNot Just Religious Music21
331Las RobertasDays UnmadeBuendia21
331Merzbow + Xiu XiuMerzxiuKingfisher Bluez21
331MillencolinTrue BrewEpitaph21
331Modest MouseStrangers to OurselvesEpic21
331NécropoleOstaraResilience21
331Nite FieldsDepersonalisationFelte21
331Pearl JamAladdin Theatre 11/30/93self-released21
331RabitCommunionTri Angle21
331Radio Joe and the JazzbosLiveBenfield21
331Randy Rogers & Wade BowenHold My Beer Vol. 1Lil' Buddy Toons21
331Russell Street BombingsRussell Street BombingsSmartguy21
331Stellar OM SourceNite-GloRVNG Intl.21
331The DistrictsA Flourish and a SpoilFat Possum21
331The Front BottomsBack On TopFueled By Ramen21
331The Ronnie BuxtonsGetting TogetherWooden Jetty21
331They Might Be GiantsGleanIdlewild21
331Triumvir FoulTriumvir FoulBlood Harvest21
331Unlikely FriendsSolid Gold CowboysJigsaw21
331Various ArtistsOrk Records: New York, New YorkNumero Group21
331VetiverComplete StrangersEasy Sound21
331W-XW-XCastle Face21
331Wolf EyesI Am a Problem: Mind In PiecesThird Man21
331Young DroDa Reality ShoweOne/Grand Hustle21
369Carter Tutti Voidf(x)Industrial11
369Christopher OwensChrissybaby ForeverTurnstile11
369ColiseumAnxiety's WishDeathwish Inc.11
369Courtney PattonSo This Is Lifeself-released11
369Daveed DiggsSmall Things to a GiantDeathbomb Arc11
369Express RisingFixed Ropeself-released/Numero11
369FIDLARTooMom + Pop11
369Florian Hecker & Mark LeckeyHecker Leckey Sound Voice ChimeraPan11
369GhostMelioraLorna Vista11
369HelenThe Original FacesKranky11
369Juliana Hatfield ThreeWhatever, My LoveAmerican Laundromat11
369KaleidoscopeVolume Oneself-released11
369Kate BoyOneFiction11
369Levon VincentLevon VincentNovel Sound11
369Magic CastlesStarflowerA11
369Michael MonroeBlackout StatesSpinefarm11
369Mikal CroninMCIIIMerge11
369Mild High ClubTimelineCircle Star11
369Mono In StereoLong For YesterdayRum Bar11
369Rank StrangersTrilogyVeto11
369Soft MoonDeeperCaptured Tracks11
369SwervedriverI Wasn't Born to Lose YouCobraside11
369The Body and ThouYou, Whom I Have Always HatedThrill Jockey11
369The DamnwellsThe DamnwellsRock Ridge11
369The FallSub-Lingual TabletCherry Red11
369Thee Oh SeesMutilator Defeated At LastCastle Face11
369THEESatisfactionEarthEESub Pop11
369Tobias Jesso, Jr.GoonTrue Panther Sounds11
369Various ArtistsBrown Acid: The First TripRiding Easy11
369Veruca SaltGhost NotesEl Camino Media11
369VEXXGive and TakeKatorga Works11
369White StripesLive at the Gold Dollar IIIThird Man Vault11
369White StripesUnder Amazonian LightsThird Man Vault11