best of 2009: albums

here are the 10 best albums of 2009 according to russ & emily:

metric {fantasies}
dark was the night -- compilation
them crooked vultures {self-titled}
neko case {middle cyclone}
fun. {aim & ignite}
grizzly bear {veckatimest}
mason jennings {blood of man}
yeah yeah yeahs {it's blitz!}
these albums didn't even come out in 2009 - but we found them in 2009 & that's all that matters:
another statistic {to hell in a handbasket} 2006
the blow {paper television} 2006