Top 10 albums of 2006 

NUVO asked some prominent music personalities in Indianapolis to name the best albums released in 2006. Here’s what they chose.

Todd Robinson, owner of Luna Music

1. Keene Brothers, Blues and Boogie Shoes
2. Gnarls Barkley, St. Elsewhere
3. Band of Horses, Everything All The Time
4. Arctic Monkeys, Whatever People Say I Am, That’s What I’m Not
5. Ben Watt, Buzzin’ Fly, Vol. 3
6. Thom Yorke, The Eraser
7. Patrick Chardronet, Eve By Day
8. Midlake, The Trial of Van Occupanther
9. My Brightest Diamond, LUNA music in-store show (better than a CD!)
10. Charlotte Gainsbourg, 5:55

Rick Zeigler, owner of Indy CD and Vinyl

1. TV on the Radio, Return To Cookie Mountain
2. Jenny Lewis with The Watson Twins, Rabbit Fur Coat
3. The Beatles, Love
4. Bob Dylan, Modern Times
5. James Hunter, People Gonna Talk
6. The Decemberists, The Crane Wife
7. Talkdemonic, Beat Romantic
8. Bruce Springsteen, We Shall Overcome: The Seeger Sessions
9. José Gonzáles, Veneer
10. Margot and The Nuclear So and So’s, The Dust of Retreat

Laura Duncan, music director of WTTS 92.3 FM

1. Gomez, How We Operate
2. Beck, The Information
3. The Black Keys, Magic Potion
4. The Cat Empire, Two Shoes
5. Bob Dylan, Modern Times
6. Cold War Kids, Robbers & Cowards
7. The Elms, The Chess Hotel
8. Eric Clapton & J.J. Cale, Road to Escondido
9. Widespread Panic, Earth to America
10. The Raconteurs, Broken Boy Soldiers

Joe Ziemer, NUVO event/music specialist

1. Arctic Monkeys, Whatever People Say I am, That’s What I’m Not
2. The Kooks, Inside In/Inside Out
3. Cold War Kids, Robbers & Cowards
4. Josh Rouse, Subtitulo
5. Lily Allen, Alright, Still
6. The Little Ones, Sing Song EP
7. Margot and The Nuclear So and So’s, The Dust of Retreat (Artemis re-release)
8. Band of Horses, Everything All the Time
9. Ray LaMontagne, Till the Sun Turns Black
10. Lupe Fiasco, Food & Liquor

Overall top 10 bands, music events and news of 2006

Tim Dogma, producer and co-host of 88.7 FM WICR’s The Free Zone

1. Being back on The Free Zone (airs at midnight on Fridays and Saturdays)
2. Margot and the Nuclear So and So’s
3. Anticipating the Naptown Roller Girls’ shows
4. Punk Rock Night at the Melody Inn
5. Bob Dylan debuting at No. 1 ahead of the pop kids
6. Attending the Vans Warped Tour with my 14-year-old daughter, Cami
7. The Black Angels
8. Rhymefest mix with DJ Indiana Jones
9. Being a part of the local scene, helping and taking care of each other
10. Hope for the future — without it, this year would’ve sucked

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