2004 Music Journal

The Best of 2004:
1. Caedmon’s Call – Share the Well A+
2. Vienna Teng – Warm Strangers A-
3. Something Like Silas – Divine Invitation A-
4. Green Day – American Idiot A-
5. Arcade Fire – Funeral B+
6. Falling Up – Crashings B+
7. Blindside – About a Burning Fire B+
8. Relient K – Mmhmm B+
9. Joseph Arthur – Our Shadows Will Remain B+
10. Five Iron Frenzy – The End Is Here B+

Honorable Mention:
11. Rachael Lampa – Rachael Lampa B+
12. Andrew Peterson – Behold the Lamb of God B+
13. He Is Legend – I Am Hollywood B+
14. U2 – How to Dismantle an Atomic Bomb B
15. Sufjan Stevens – Seven Swans B
16. Delirious? – World Service B
17. The Killers – Hot Fuss B
19. Iron & Wine – Our Endless Numbered Days B
19. Bethany Dillon – Bethany Dillon B
20. Toby Mac – Welcome to Diverse City B

The Rest:
Alanis Morissette – So-Called Chaos B
Ron Sexsmith – Retriever B
Fernando Ortega – Fernando Ortega B-
The Clumsy Lovers – After the Flood B-
Various Artists – In the Name of Love: Artists United for Africa B-
Starfield – Starfield B-
Jimmy Eat World – Futures B-
Incubus – A Crow Left of the Murder B-
Sara Groves – The Other Side of Something B-
Umphrey’s McGee – Anchor Drops B-
Abra Moore – Everything Changed B-
Mat Kearney – Bullet B-
Over the Rhine – Changes Come B-
Norah Jones – Feels Like Home B-
The Fiery Furnaces – Blueberry Boat B-
The Corrs – Borrowed Heaven C+
Chevelle – This Type of Thinking Could Do Us In C+
Derek Webb – I See Things Upside Down C+
Sanctus Real – Fight the Tide C+
Everyday Sunday – Anthems for the Imperfect C+
Pillar – Where Do We Go From Here C+
Modest Mouse – Good News for People Who Love Bad News C+
Steven Curtis Chapman – All Things New C+
PfR – The Bookhouse Recordings C+
Third Day – Wire C
Chris Tomlin – Arriving C
Bebo Norman – Try C
Day of Fire – Day of Fire C
Supertones – Revenge of the O.C. Supertones C
Collective Soul – Youth C
Rachael Yamagata – Happenstance C
Patrick Andrew – There and Then It’s Gone C
Cool Hand Luke – The Fires of Life C
Sam Phillips – A Boot and a Shoe C

Dishonorable Mention:
19. Avalon – The Creed C-
18. Alter Bridge – One Day Remains C-
17. Various Artists – The Christ: His Passion C-
16. Cake – Pressure Chief C-
15. Björk – Medúlla D+
14. Wilco – A Ghost Is Born D+
13. R.E.M. – Around the Sun D+
12. Michael W. Smith – Healing Rain D+
11. Kutless – Sea of Faces D
10. Jeremy Camp – Restored D
9. Avril Lavigne – Under My Skin D
8. KJ-52 – Seventh Avenue (re-release) D
7. RJ Helton – Real Life D
6. Jeff Deyo – Light D
5. 12 Stones – Potter’s Field F
4. FFH – Still the Cross F
3. Overflow – A Better Place F
2. Various Artists – The Passion of the Christ: Songs F
1. Building 429 – The Space in Between Us F

Compilations/EPs/Singles/Re-releases:
MuteMath – Reset EP A-
Caedmon’s Call – Chronicles: 1992-2004 B
Luna Halo – Wasting Away EP B
Macrosick – Demodisk EP B
Kevin Max – Between the Fence and the Universe EP B
Joseph Arthur – And the Thieves Are Gone EP C+

Last Update: 12/17/12

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