Rough Trade announces best 2013 albums

Rough-Trade-logoSavages, Daniel Avery and Jon Hopkins all feature in Rough Trade’s top ten albums of the year.

US songwriter John Grant has taken the top spot with his most recent LP, Pale Green Ghosts

Punk outfit Savages feature as runners up while previous M interviewees Daniel Avery and Jon Hopkins also feature in the list.

According to the independent retailer, albums released end of 2012 are included in our end of year chart. Albums released late 2013 will be in the 2014 chart.

Previously, Rough Trade announced it would be opening a retail outlet in New York later this month.

View the full top ten from Rough Trade below:

1. John Grant – Pale Green Ghosts
2. Savages – Silence Yourself
3. Matthew E White – Big Inner
4. Dan Avery – Drone Logic
5. Thee Oh Sees – Floating Coffin
6. Jon Hopkins – Immunity
7. Valerie June – Pushin’ Against A Stone
8. Moderat – 2
9. Parquet Courts – Light Up Gold
10. Jessica Pratt – Jessica Pratt