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Place Cover Artist / Album Category Rating User Rating Votes
1Fortune And Spirits - Let Fortune And Spirits
Let's Go Exploring (EP)
(Mixtake Records 2008)
Listen: My Opening Line Archangel, The Murderer Ruminations
Folk3.5/59.78/10379
2Wedlock - Continuity Wedlock
Continuity
(Kounterfeit Records 2009)
Listen: Addition By Subtraction Octagon Witnesses
Electronic / Jazz / Pop4/58.83/10325
3Bassel - Bassel Bassel
Bassel (EP)
( 2008)
Listen: As Sweet As The Summer As Sweet As The Summer
Singer/Songwriter3.5/59.13/1085
4Backup Johnny - Dive Backup Johnny
Dive (EP)
(indie 2009)
Listen: Chain Link Perfect Summer Ground Bound
RockN/R8.4/1071
5Kwame Tona - Direct Deposit Kwame Tona
Direct Deposit
(Da District Entertainment/E1 Music 2009)
Listen: Street Of Dreams (feat Ayah) Got Milk (feat Promise) Major (feat Tenisha)
Hip-HopN/R9.18/1056
6Mark Sanderlin - The One You Need Mark Sanderlin
The One You Need
( 2009)
Listen: Not The One Get Away Disguised
Folk / Pop / Singer/Songwriter3.5/59.9/1054
7My Cousin, The Emperor - A Long Way From Home My Cousin, The Emperor
A Long Way From Home
(indie 2009)
Listen: Bottle Blues No. 2 A Long Way From Home Montevideo
Rock / Folk3.5/58.07/1039
8Groove Generator - Groove Got Phat Groove Generator
Groove Got Phat
(Soundwrx Music 2009)
Listen: Big Beat Going The Future I Surrender Club Freak
Pop4.5/59.86/1029
9Vonrenzo - Indica Dove Sei Vonrenzo
Indica Dove Sei
(Nevaeh Recordings 2009)
Listen: It Has Been Awhile All Right Now Please Stop Saying I Love You
Rock / Pop3.5/59.33/1027
10Junes Not Faking - Not Planning To Leave... Planning To Escape Junes Not Faking
Not Planning To Leave... Planning To Escape (EP)
(Self-Released 2009)
Listen: The Movie Song Summer Eyes The Delay
Rock / Punk / Pop4/57.88/1026
11Vacuity - At The Command Of The Blanket Sky Vacuity
At The Command Of The Blanket Sky
( 2008)
Listen: My Body Is A Void Sirens Test Pit
Rock / PopN/R8.6/1025
12Experience. Hold. - Experience.hold. Experience. Hold.
Experience.hold. (EP)
(indie 2009)
Listen: Plan B Everything At Once I Am The Devil
Rock / Electronic5/59.33/1024
13The Dead Girls - The Hair Trigger And Te Quiero Ep The Dead Girls
The Hair Trigger And Te Quiero Ep's
(Docked 2009)
Listen: Te Quiero Keep Your Own Score Hair Trigger
Rock / PunkN/R9.25/1017
14Roslyn - 4 Song Demo Roslyn
4 Song Demo (EP)
(Unsigned 09)
Listen: Suicide Girl Personal Ghost
RockN/R10/1013
15Paper Cranes - Chivalry Paper Cranes
Chivalry's Dead
(Unfamiliar 2009)
Rock3/59.2/1011
16Our Twilight Pastime - Drunken Sailors Our Twilight Pastime
Drunken Sailors
(indie 2007)
Singer/SongwriterN/R10/108
17Approachables - On Sound Stage Mountain Approachables
On Sound Stage Mountain
(Fauxtown Records 2009)
Listen: Good Streets Five Flings Silver V
RockN/R8.75/108
18Ursa - Ursa Ursa
Ursa (EP)
( 2009)
Listen: Whispers Rocky Vs Rambo Welcome To Level 3
Rock / Metal / EmoN/R10/105
19Meander - The Tower Meander
The Tower
(Unsigned 2009)
RockN/R10/105
20Laurier Tiernan - The End Of The World Laurier Tiernan
The End Of The World (EP)
(Indie 2008)
Listen: The End Of The World You Will Die As You Have Lived Epiphany
Rock / PunkN/R10/104
21Kingdom Cloud - Jubilee Kingdom Cloud
Jubilee (EP)
(indie 2009)
Listen: Cool Comfort Solitaire Turbo Ranger
PopN/R10/104
22Gabriel The Marine - Your Friends And Loved Ones Gabriel The Marine
Your Friends And Loved Ones (EP)
(Independent 2009)
Listen: Falling Faces On And On The Ocean
RockN/R0/104
23Sipo - Year Of The White Rose Sipo
Year Of The White Rose
(Indie 2009)
Listen: He Who Has Ears Let Him Hear... In Skin See Change
Rock / Emo / Singer/Songwriter4/58.5/104
24Zach Ashton - Just Like Beautiful Zach Ashton
Just Like Beautiful
(Caledisi (USA) 2008)
Listen: Golden Midnight Blue Small Towns
Pop / Singer/SongwriterN/R9/103
25Miles Jones - Runaway Jones Miles Jones
Runaway Jones
(Mojo Records & Publishing 2009)
Listen: Too Late Runaway Trust Me (feat. Rasoul)
Hip-HopN/R10/103
26Gr3ta - Please Kill Me Gr3ta
Please Kill Me
(Renaissance Records / Koch 2008)
Listen: Surrender Game A Love Song Mulhouse Blues
Electronic / Punk / PopN/R6.5/103
27Michel Ackermann - Kite [ep} Michel Ackermann
Kite [ep} (EP)
(Indie 2009)
Listen: Back On The Road
Rock / World / Jazz4.5/510/103
28The Gostation - Passion Before Function The Gostation
Passion Before Function
(Edge Delay 2007)
Listen: All Together Now Common Ground Not Enough
RockN/R0/103
29Grimace - Grimace Grimace
Grimace
(indie 2000)
Listen: The Fool Since You Went Away Sad Situation
BluesN/R0/102
30Missing Antidote - Demo Missing Antidote
Demo (EP)
(None 2009)
Listen: Master Plan Nothing I Met You
RockN/R10/102
31J J'sar
A Day And A Nigth
(indie 2009)
Listen: Want Shine You Know 'em Well Insomniac
Hip-HopN/R0/102
32Prom Night In Black And White - Demo Prom Night In Black And White
Demo (EP)
(Independent 2009)
Rock / PunkN/R0/102
33Napoleon Complex - Demo Napoleon Complex
Demo (EP)
(MultiDose Records/Dark Blue Records 2009)
Listen: Cold Sores On The Sun Silver Screen Every Age Has An End
Rock / ElectronicN/R0/102
34Dark Star Line - Black Opus Dark Star Line
Black Opus
(Badness Records 2009)
Listen: Rusted Nails All That Glitters Blind Sight
RockN/R0/102
35Howler Monkey Gods - Ep Howler Monkey Gods
Ep (EP)
(Queen Ink 2009)
Rock / Metal / EmoN/R0/101
36Hot Box - Extended Play Hot Box
Extended Play (EP)
( 2008)
Listen: All I Juana Do Light The Fire Cigarettes
Hip-HopN/R9/101
37Jason Powell - Wonderfully, Beautifully, Horrible Jason Powell
Wonderfully, Beautifully, Horrible (EP)
(Stax-)'-Trax Records 2008)
Listen: Someone's Watching Over You Murder Ballad # 3 Whiskey Was Fine (but My Woman Is Finer
Singer/SongwriterN/R10/101
38Throwing Seven - Hope Forgets To Breathe Throwing Seven
Hope Forgets To Breathe
(Unsigned 2009)
RockN/R0/101
39Katey Laurel - Upstairs Downstairs Katey Laurel
Upstairs Downstairs
(Indie 2008)
Listen: Earthquake
Folk / Pop / Singer/Songwriter3/50/101
40Monty - Rock Stars Don Monty
Rock Stars Don't Eat Cookies (EP)
(SpacePoet Records 2009)
Rock / Punk / Singer/SongwriterN/R0/101
41Ronnie Beck - Untitled Ronnie Beck
Untitled (EP)
(Indie 2009)
Electronic / WorldN/R0/101
42We We're No Heroes
Crossing Over (EP)
(unsigned 2009)
Listen: Life Out Loud February
RockN/R10/101
43Trouser Press - Trouser Press Trouser Press
Trouser Press (EP)
(indie 2009)
PopN/R10/101
44Little Lebowski Urban Achievers - Get This Low Life, A High Life Little Lebowski Urban Achievers
Get This Low Life, A High Life
(Independent 2009)
Listen: You Could Be A Supermodel With A Mole Like That What Are You Going To Do With Rip Van Winkle Over There
Rock / PunkN/R0/101
45Friends Of The Octopi - Friends Of The Octopi Friends Of The Octopi
Friends Of The Octopi (EP)
(Independent 2009)
Listen: Policeman Matchbox Whiskey Blues
RockN/R10/101
46August Rising - August Rising August Rising
August Rising
(August Rising 2009)
Rock / PopN/R6.5/101
47Saint John And The Revelations - Mercy Saint John And The Revelations
Mercy
( 2009)
Listen: Hear Me Now How
Rock / Folk / Singer/SongwriterN/R10/100
48Frequency Theater - Fly Gallery Frequency Theater
Fly Gallery (EP)
(indie 2009)
Rock / ElectronicN/R0/100
49David Blair - Things Left Unsaid David Blair
Things Left Unsaid
(Indie 2009)
Rock / Pop / Singer/SongwriterN/R0/100
50Junkyard Groove - 11:11 [bootleg] Junkyard Groove
11:11 [bootleg]
(none 2009)
Rock / Blues / Pop / Singer/SongwriterN/R0/100
51Jc Poppe - Sleep Therapy Jc Poppe
Sleep Therapy
(The Grown Man Collective 2009)
Hip-HopN/R0/100
52Ripping Dolls - The Ripping Dolls Ripping Dolls
The Ripping Dolls (EP)
(Independent 2009)
Listen: 1966
RockN/R0/100
53Lives Of Famous Men - Sunshine Lives Of Famous Men
Sunshine (EP)
( 2009)
RockN/R0/100
54Meeting Of Important People - Meeting Of Important People Meeting Of Important People
Meeting Of Important People
(Authentik Artists 2009)
FolkN/R0/100
55Dj Aquanot - Up To Date Dj Aquanot
Up To Date (EP)
(Independent 2009)
Electronic / World / Hip-HopN/R10/100
56Philadelphia Slick - Oil Philadelphia Slick
Oil
(indie 2009)
Hip-HopN/R0/100
57Neveroddoreven - Mirrored Images Neveroddoreven
Mirrored Images
(indie 2009)
Hip-HopN/R0/100
58Automorrow - The Diver Automorrow
The Diver (EP)
(indie 2008)
Rock / Electronic / PunkN/R0/100
59Band Of Skulls - Baby Darling Doll Face Honey Band Of Skulls
Baby Darling Doll Face Honey
(Shangri-La / You Are Here / Phi Group 2009)
Listen: I Know What I Am
RockN/R8/100
60Until June - Sound Of Defeat Until June
Sound Of Defeat (EP)
(Authentik Artists 2009)
Folk / PopN/R0/100
61Emanuel And The Fear - Emanuel And The Fear Emanuel And The Fear
Emanuel And The Fear (EP)
(Paper Garden Records 2009)
RockN/R0/100
62Nathaniel Sutton - Starlite Nathaniel Sutton
Starlite
(Oak Apple Records 2009)
Rock / Singer/Songwriter2/50/100
63Josh Mcwilliams - Untitled Josh Mcwilliams
Untitled (EP)
(Indie 2008)
Pop / Singer/SongwriterN/R0/100
64Opium Symphony - Join The Uprising Opium Symphony
Join The Uprising
(Indie 2008)
RockN/R0/100
65The Chad - Untitled The Chad
Untitled
(Indie 2009)
MetalN/R0/100
66Varsity Letter - Demo (to Be Released) Varsity Letter
Demo (to Be Released)
(Indie 2009)
Metal / EmoN/R0/100
67Ascendings - Sink Or Swim Ascendings
Sink Or Swim (EP)
( 2009)
RockN/R10/100
68Jazzyspoon - Untitled Jazzyspoon
Untitled
(Indie )
Electronic / Singer/SongwriterN/R10/100
69Clemens Creo - Adrenaline Clemens Creo
Adrenaline (EP)
(indie 2009)
Rock / ElectronicN/R10/100
70Lost Heavynn - Lost Heavynn Lost Heavynn
Lost Heavynn (Single)
(2Down Studios-Indie 2009)
Rock3/510/100
71Echo Us - The Tide Decides Echo Us
The Tide Decides
(Musea - Musea Parallele / Absolute Proba 2009)
Electronic / Metal2/56/100
72Cary Judd - Goodnight Human Cary Judd
Goodnight Human
(Indie 2009)
Rock / Singer/Songwriter4/50/100
73Norglen - A Long Way From The Truth Norglen
A Long Way From The Truth
(From The Future Music 2009)
Listen: Miss You Yet
RockN/R0/100
74Dj Destruction - Personal Doll Maxi Dj Destruction
Personal Doll Maxi (EP)
(electrolabel 2009)
ElectronicN/R10/100
75Peasant - The End Peasant
The End (EP)
(Paper Garder Records 2009)
RockN/R0/100
76Keydragon - Dragon Mythos Keydragon
Dragon Mythos
(Indie 2008)
MetalN/R0/100
77Clayton Anderson Band - The Clayton Anderson Band Clayton Anderson Band
The Clayton Anderson Band (EP)
(unsigned 2009)
Listen: California Sunshine Kirkwood Happens
PopN/R9/100
78Joe Buck - Up Joe Buck
Up
(B.A.L.L.H.A.R.D. Entertainment 2008)
Listen: Try Harder Don't Stop No More
Hip-HopN/R0/100
79Spleen Poetry - What If...? Spleen Poetry
What If...?
(none 2008)
PopN/R0/100
80Razner - (z) Razner
(z)
(raznermusic 2009)
RockN/R0/100
81Where The Land Meets The Sea - Listen For The Gulls Where The Land Meets The Sea
Listen For The Gulls (EP)
( 09)
Listen: All Is Soft Tiny Maps Title Bout
Rock3.5/50/100
82Ratcliff  Bailey - Deuce Ratcliff Bailey
Deuce
(INDIE 2008)
RockN/R0/100
83Twaang Twaang - The Third Dimension Twaang Twaang
The Third Dimension
(Union 2009)
N/R9/100
84Planetary Nights - Elliptical Motion Planetary Nights
Elliptical Motion
( 2009)
RockN/R1/100
85Boobie Trap - Restraints Boobie Trap
Restraints
( 2009)
Rock / PunkN/R0/100
86Darla Farmer - Rewiring The Electric Forest Darla Farmer
Rewiring The Electric Forest
(Paper Garden 2009)
Listen: Big Accident
RockN/R8/100

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