I was going to make a list of my 10 favorite albums from 2012, but 2012 turned out to be a great year for music.  In light of that here are my 15 favorite albums from 2012.

Abel - Make it Right

Alabama Shakes - Boys & Girls

Bad Books - II

Circa Survive - Violent Waves

Further Seems Forever - Penny Black

The Gaslight Anthem - Handwritten

Gasoline Heart - Thanks for Everything

Hot Water Music - Exister

House of Heroes - Cold Hard Want

Jack White - Blunderbluss

Japandroids - Celebration Rock

Lovedrug - Wild Blood

Mike Mains & the Branches - Home

mewithoutYou - Ten Stories

MxPx - Plans Within Plans