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List: Irish Acts on Best of 2012 Lists

Once again, I’m compiling a mega list of every Irish act appearing on Year End Best of 2012 lists, from both Ireland and abroad.

Check out all the different Best of 2012 Lists from various Irish bloggers, writers, and publications here:
http://swearimnotpaul.com/2012/12/list-irish-best-of-2012-roundup.html

Adrian Crowley
#3 On the Record: Lauren Murphy – Irish Acts of the Year
#5 On the Record: Tony Clayton-Lea – Albums of the Year
#10 Goldenplec – Top 10 Irish Albums
#11 Nialler9 – Top 20 Irish Albums of 2012
#16 On the Record: Jim Carroll – Albums of the Year

Adultrock
#10 Nialler9 – Top 10 Irish EPs of 2012

Aine O’Dwyer
#1 On the Record: Ian Maleney – Albums of the Year
#3 On the Record: Ian Maleney – Irish Acts of the Year

Autumn Long
#2 2UIBestow – Top Irish Albums of 2012

Autumn Owls
#18 Swear I’m Not Paul – Best Irish Albums of 2012

Bantum
#5 Nialler9 – Top 20 Irish Albums of 2012
#19 Nialler9 – Top 25 Irish Songs of 2012
#47 Noise – Cork’s Top 50 Albums

Bats
#5 Goldenplec – Top 10 Irish Albums
#5 Nialler9 – Reader’s Top 10 Irish Videos of the Year
#15 Goldenplec – Top 20 Irish Singles
#23 Nialler9 – Top 20 Irish Albums of 2012

Bleeding Heart Pigeons
#1 On the Record: Jim Carroll – Irish Acts of the Year

Carried By Waves
#5 Swear I’m Not Paul – Best Irish Albums of 2012

The Cast of Cheers
#1 Goldenplec – Top 10 Irish Albums
#1 Swear I’m Not Paul – Best Irish Albums of 2012
#2 Nialler9 – Top 20 Irish Albums of 2012
#4 Goldenplec – Top 20 Irish Singles
#4 On the Record: Ailbhe Malone – Irish Acts of the Year
#4 On the Record: Lauren Murphy – Irish Acts of the Year
#6 Goldenplec – Top 20 Irish Singles
#8 Goldenplec – Top 20 Irish Singles
#11 Nialler9 – Top 25 Irish Songs of 2012

The Chieftans
#7 On the Record: Brian Boyd – Albums of the Year

Cian Nugent
#2 On the Record: Ian Maleney – Irish Acts of the Year

Clu
#21 Nialler9 – Top 25 Irish Songs of 2012

Croupier
#8 Goldenplec – Top 10 Irish Albums
#10 Swear I’m Not Paul – Best Irish Albums of 2012
#16 Nialler9 – Top 20 Irish Albums of 2012
#24 Nialler9 – Top 25 Irish Songs of 2012

Damien Dempsey
#4 On the Record: Brian Boyd – Irish Acts of the Year

Delorentos
#1 On the Record: Una Mullally – Irish Acts of the Year
#2 Goldenplec – Top 10 Irish Albums
#2 On the Record: Tony Clayton-Lea – Albums of the Year
#2 Swear I’m Not Paul – Best Irish Albums of 2012
#3 Goldenplec – Top 20 Irish Singles
#5 On the Record: Una Mullally – Albums of the Year
#9 Goldenplec – Top 20 Irish Singles
#10 On the Record: Jim Carroll – Albums of the Year

Dott
#19 Goldenplec – Top 20 Irish Singles

Eatenbybears
#9 Nialler9 – Reader’s Top 10 Irish Videos of the Year

Enemies
#7 Nialler9 – Reader’s Top 10 Irish Videos of the Year

Eric McGrath
#4 2UIBestow – Top Irish Albums of 2012

Faws
#6 Nialler9 – Top 10 Irish EPs of 2012
#10 Nialler9 – Reader’s Top 10 Irish EPs of the Year

Forrests
#4 Nialler9 – New Irish Artists of 2012
#8 Nialler9 – Top 25 Irish Songs of 2012

The Frank & Walters
#41 Noise – Cork’s Top 50 Albums

Frank B
#7 Nialler9 – Top 25 Irish Songs of 2012
#11 On the Record: Jim Carroll – Tracks of the Year

Funeral Suits
#6 Goldenplec – Top 10 Irish Albums
#10 Nialler9 – Top 20 Irish Albums of 2012
#15 Swear I’m Not Paul – Best Irish Albums of 2012
#20 Goldenplec – Top 20 Irish Singles

Gemma Hayes
#3 On the Record: Tony Clayton-Lea – Irish Acts of the Year

Ghost Estates
#14 Nialler9 – Top 20 Irish Albums of 2012

Ghost Trap
#18 Goldenplec – Top 20 Irish Singles

Ginnels
#5 Totally Dublin – Favourite Records of 2012
#9 Swear I’m Not Paul – Best Irish Albums of 2012
#12 Nialler9 – Top 20 Irish Albums of 2012
#25 Nialler9 – Top 25 Irish Songs of 2012

Glen Hansard
#4 On the Record: Tony Clayton-Lea – Irish Acts of the Year

Grand Pocket Orchestra
#18 Nialler9 – Top 20 Irish Albums of 2012

The Hard Ground
#49 Noise – Cork’s Top 50 Albums

Heathers
#3 On the Record: Una Mullally – Irish Acts of the Year
#4 Goldenplec – Top 10 Irish Albums
#7 Goldenplec – Top 20 Irish Singles
#17 Swear I’m Not Paul – Best Irish Albums of 2012
#22 Nialler9 – Top 25 Irish Songs of 2012

Heritage Centre
#5 2UIBestow – Top Irish Albums of 2012

Hidden Highways
#7 Nialler9 – Reader’s Top 10 Irish EPs of the Year

The Holy Roman Army
#3 Swear I’m Not Paul – Best Irish Albums of 2012

Hudson Taylor
#14 Goldenplec – Top 20 Irish Singles

I Am Not Lefthanded
#8 2UIBestow – Top Irish Albums of 2012
#14 Swear I’m Not Paul – Best Irish Albums of 2012

I Am The Cosmos
#5 Nialler9 – Top 25 Irish Songs of 2012

Jogging
#3 On the Record: Brian Boyd – Irish Acts of the Year

Julie Feeney
#1 On the Record: Tony Clayton-Lea – Albums of the Year
#1 On the Record: Tony Clayton-Lea – Irish Acts of the Year

Katharine Philippa
#4 On the Record: Jim Carroll – Irish Acts of the Year

Katie Kim
#1 On the Record: Ian Maleney – Irish Acts of the Year
#3 On the Record: Aoife Barry – Irish Acts of the Year
#5 On the Record: Lauren Murphy – Irish Acts of the Year
#9 On the Record: Aoife Barry – Albums of the Year
#15 Nialler9 – Top 20 Irish Albums of 2012
#20 Nialler9 – Top 25 Irish Songs of 2012

Knoxville Morning
#24 Nialler9 – Top 20 Irish Albums of 2012

Kodaline
#1 Goldenplec – Top 20 Irish Singles

Lar Kaye
#2 Nialler9 – Top 10 Irish EPs of 2012
#5 Nialler9 – Reader’s Top 10 Irish EPs of the Year

Last Days of 1984
#8 Nialler9 – Reader’s Top 10 Irish Videos of the Year
#13 Nialler9 – Top 20 Irish Albums of 2012

Laura Sheeran
#2 On the Record: Aoife Barry – Irish Acts of the Year
#3 On the Record: Aoife Barry – Albums of the Year

Le Galaxie
#1 Nialler9 – Top 10 Irish EPs of 2012
#1 Nialler9 – Top 25 Irish Songs of 2012
#2 Nialler9 – Reader’s Top 10 Irish EPs of the Year
#2 Nialler9 – Reader’s Top 10 Irish Videos of the Year
#2 On the Record: Laurence Mackin – Irish Acts of the Year
#5 On the Record: Una Mullally – Irish Acts of the Year
#17 Nialler9 – Top 25 Irish Songs of 2012

Lemonada
#5 On the Record: Ian Maleney – Irish Acts of the Year

Lethal Dialect
#20 Nialler9 – Top 20 Irish Albums of 2012

Little Green Cars
#1 On the Record: Brian Boyd – Irish Acts of the Year
#2 Goldenplec – Top 20 Irish Singles
#2 On the Record: Ailbhe Malone – Irish Acts of the Year
#5 On the Record: Jim Carroll – Irish Acts of the Year
#13 Nialler9 – Top 25 Irish Songs of 2012

Logikparty
#8 Nialler9 – Top 20 Irish Albums of 2012
#19 Swear I’m Not Paul – Best Irish Albums of 2012

The Lost Brothers
#8 Swear I’m Not Paul – Best Irish Albums of 2012

Marc O’Reilly
#3 2UIBestow – Top Irish Albums of 2012

Maria Doyle Kennedy
#8 On the Record: Tony Clayton-Lea – Albums of the Year

Master & Dog
#9 2UIBestow – Top Irish Albums of 2012

Michael Brunnock
#1 2UIBestow – Top Irish Albums of 2012

Mick Flannery
#5 On the Record: Brian Boyd – Irish Acts of the Year
#5 On the Record: Laurence Mackin – Irish Acts of the Year

The Minutes
#11 Goldenplec – Top 20 Irish Singles

MMOTHS
#2 On the Record: Una Mullally – Irish Acts of the Year
#4 Nialler9 – Top 25 Irish Songs of 2012
#8 Nialler9 – Reader’s Top 10 Irish EPs of the Year
#10 Nialler9 – Reader’s Top 10 Irish Videos of the Year
#11 Nialler9 – Top 10 Irish EPs of 2012
#13 Goldenplec – Top 20 Irish Singles

MojoGogo
#17 Goldenplec – Top 20 Irish Singles

Monto
#5 Nialler9 – Top 10 Irish EPs of 2012
#9 Nialler9 – Reader’s Top 10 Irish EPs of the Year

Mossy Nolan
#3 Nialler9 – Top 20 Irish Albums of 2012
#4 Swear I’m Not Paul – Best Irish Albums of 2012
#7 2UIBestow – Top Irish Albums of 2012

Mumblin Deaf Ro
#1 Nialler9 – Top 20 Irish Albums of 2012
#2 On the Record: Lauren Murphy – Irish Acts of the Year
#7 Swear I’m Not Paul – Best Irish Albums of 2012
#18 Nialler9 – Top 25 Irish Songs of 2012

No Monster Club
#1 Nialler9 – Reader’s Top 10 Irish Videos of the Year
#3 On the Record: Ailbhe Malone – Irish Acts of the Year
#6 Nialler9 – Top 20 Irish Albums of 2012

No Spill Blood
#1 Nialler9 – Reader’s Top 10 Irish EPs of the Year
#7 Nialler9 – Top 10 Irish EPs of 2012
#10 Goldenplec – Top 10 Irish Albums

Not Squares
#2 Nialler9 – Top 25 Irish Songs of 2012

Orquestra
#1 On the Record: Ailbhe Malone – Irish Acts of the Year
#2 On the Record: Brian Boyd – Irish Acts of the Year
#4 On the Record: Ian Maleney – Irish Acts of the Year
#14 Nialler9 – Top 25 Irish Songs of 2012

Owensie
#4 Nialler9 – Top 20 Irish Albums of 2012
#15 Nialler9 – Top 25 Irish Songs of 2012

Parallel Band
#6 Swear I’m Not Paul – Best Irish Albums of 2012

Pearse McGloughlin
#13 Swear I’m Not Paul – Best Irish Albums of 2012

The Riptide Movement
#7 Goldenplec – Top 10 Irish Albums

Sea Pinks
#7 Nialler9 – Top 20 Irish Albums of 2012
#11 Swear I’m Not Paul – Best Irish Albums of 2012
#23 Nialler9 – Top 25 Irish Songs of 2012

Seamus Fogarty
#3 On the Record: Laurence Mackin – Irish Acts of the Year
#9 Nialler9 – Top 20 Irish Albums of 2012
#9 On the Record: Jim Carroll – Albums of the Year
#9 On the Record: Laurence Mackin – Albums of the Year
#20 Swear I’m Not Paul – Best Irish Albums of 2012
Drowned in Sound – Lost 12 of 2012

September Girls
#16 Goldenplec – Top 20 Irish Singles

Ships
#1 Nialler9 – New Irish Artists of 2012
#3 Nialler9 – Top 25 Irish Songs of 2012

Simon Bird
#19 Nialler9 – Top 20 Irish Albums of 2012

Si Schroeder
#5 On the Record: Tony Clayton-Lea – Irish Acts of the Year

Simon Bird
#3 Nialler9 – Reader’s Top 10 Irish Videos of the Year

Sive
#10 2UIBestow – Top Irish Albums of 2012
#12 Goldenplec – Top 20 Irish Singles

Sleep Thieves
#6 Nialler9 – Reader’s Top 10 Irish EPs of the Year
#8 Nialler9 – Top 10 Irish EPs of 2012
#12 Nialler9 – Top 25 Irish Songs of 2012

Slow Skies
#10 Goldenplec – Top 20 Irish Singles

SOAK
#3 Nialler9 – New Irish Artists of 2012
#3 On the Record: Jim Carroll – Irish Acts of the Year
#9 Nialler9 – Top 25 Irish Songs of 2012

Solar Bears
#16 Nialler9 – Top 25 Irish Songs of 2012

Solar Taxi
#12 Swear I’m Not Paul – Best Irish Albums of 2012

Sorcha Richardson
#9 Nialler9 – Top 10 Irish EPs of 2012

The Spook of the Thirteenth Lock
#1 On the Record: Lauren Murphy – Irish Acts of the Year
#6 On the Record: Lauren Murphy – Albums of the Year
#11 On the Record: Jim Carroll – Albums of the Year
#17 Nialler9 – Top 20 Irish Albums of 2012

Squarehead
#4 On the Record: Aoife Barry – Irish Acts of the Year

The Strypes
#2 On the Record: Jim Carroll – Irish Acts of the Year

Sunken Foal
#21 Nialler9 – Top 20 Irish Albums of 2012

Suzanne Savage
#6 2UIBestow – Top Irish Albums of 2012

Tara Masterson Hally
#5 Nialler9 – New Irish Artists of 2012

Time is a Thief
#30 Noise – Cork’s Top 50 Albums

Two Door Cinema Club
#3 Goldenplec – Top 10 Irish Albums
#4 On the Record: Una Mullally – Irish Acts of the Year
#5 Goldenplec – Top 20 Irish Singles
#5 On the Record: Ailbhe Malone – Irish Acts of the Year
#22 Nialler9 – Top 20 Irish Albums of 2012

Van Morrison
#4 On the Record: Laurence Mackin – Irish Acts of the Year

Villagers
#2 On the Record: Tony Clayton-Lea – Irish Acts of the Year
#4 Nialler9 – Reader’s Top 10 Irish Videos of the Year
#5 On the Record: Laurence Mackin – Tracks of the Year
#6 Nialler9 – Top 25 Irish Songs of 2012
#9 On the Record: Jim Carroll – Tracks of the Year

Wallis Bird
#1 On the Record: Laurence Mackin – Irish Acts of the Year
#5 On the Record: Laurence Mackin – Albums of the Year

White Collar Boy
#3 Nialler9 – Top 10 Irish EPs of 2012
#4 Nialler9 – Reader’s Top 10 Irish EPs of the Year
#6 Nialler9 – Reader’s Top 10 Irish Videos of the Year

Windings
#1 On the Record: Aoife Barry – Irish Acts of the Year
#9 Goldenplec – Top 10 Irish Albums
#16 Swear I’m Not Paul – Best Irish Albums of 2012
#25 Nialler9 – Top 20 Irish Albums of 2012

Yawning Chasm
#5 On the Record: Aoife Barry – Irish Acts of the Year

Young Wonder
#2 Nialler9 – New Irish Artists of 2012
#3 Nialler9 – Reader’s Top 10 Irish EPs of the Year
#4 Nialler9 – Top 10 Irish EPs of 2012
#10 Nialler9 – Top 25 Irish Songs of 2012

Related posts:

  1. List: Irish Best of 2012 Roundup
  2. List: Irish Acts on Best of 2010 Lists
  3. List: Irish Acts on Best of 2011 Lists
  4. Lists: 2UIBestow’s Top 50 Irish Acts 2012
  5. List: Irish Best of 2010 roundup

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