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ACITM’s Top 20 Albums of 2012

There’s been so many great albums released in 2012, we’ve really been given a gift as music fans. Check out the Top 20 Albums of 2012 below, and make sure to let us know if you disagree with the rankings, the choices, or anything. We want feedback! Enjoy! Click the flag to get started, each album with have the songs you just cannot skip, the release date, and a little more. Be sure to scroll down below each album image to learn why the album made the list!


*Make sure to scroll below the album cover when in the gallery*

The Top 10


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Alabama Shakes Dream Show at the Subterranean (Live Videos/Highlights)

The Alabama Shakes were in town last month with friends Doc Dailey and The Pollies to perform their American Family Insurance-sponsored Dream Show at the Subterranean. Footage from their  performances as well as interviews with the bands about how they are living their dream were captured at the show by Buzzmedia and wrapped into four videos: “Dream Show,” “A Family Affair,” “Hand Picked” and “Dreams Come True.” If you haven’t seen the Alabama Shakes live yet, the videos give a glimpse of how passionate lead singer Brittany Howard is about her craft during every performance. The videos are sweet- check them out below!

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The Alabama Shakes Dream Show @ The Subterranean

Alabama Shakes returned to Chicago Tuesday for the first time since their rained out set during Lollapalooza for the Dream Show presented by American Family Insurance. Choosing The Pollies and Doc Dailey & Magnolia Devil as their openers, Alabama Shakes performed an  incredible set for a full Subterranean. Check out our review and photos here!

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Alabama Shakes Announce free “Dream Show” in Chicago

The on-fire and in-demand Alabama Shakes will return to Chicago in September for an intimate performance at the Subterranean. The soul rock band, spearheaded by Brittany Howard, has been riding the fame wave in recent months, packing crowds during festival appearances.

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2012 Lolla Must Sees

The best weekend of the summer is rapidly approaching, and we’re here to help make it that much of a better experience.  Last year we recommended Local Natives, Black Lips, Kids These Days, The Vaccines, and the Naked and Famous to name a few, and they all delivered. So here we go again; the Lolla Must Sees, outside of the headliners that you already have on your schedule. Think of this as your what to do before 8 PM.

Friday, Saturday, and Sunday must sees after the jump!

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Lollapalooza 2012 Lineup

The moment everyone has been waiting for is finally here… the Lolla 2012 lineup has finally been released. Be sure to keep on checking back for our top picks and the day by day schedule.

115 days for anyone counting… Lineup after the jump.

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