Calgary's Devonian Gardens takes our top spot in a weak that not only sees Neko Case knocked from the top spot, but a host of new releases making their claim for a spot on our Top 30!

* = Canadian artist
^ = Torontonian artist

# ARTIST ALBUM LABEL
 
1

Devonian Gardens *

Solar Shifting Beyond Beyond is Beyond
2

The Ketamines ^

So Hot! Hosehead
3

Oneohtrix Point Never

R Plus Seven Warp
4

Naughty Boy

Hotel Cabana Capitol
5

Mirror Travel

Mexico Modern Outsider
6

The Sadies ^

Internal Sounds Outside Music
7

First Base ^

First Base Hozac
8

TV Freaks *

Two Schizophrenic
9

Various ^

Milkin' It Hand Drawn Dracula
10

Casey Neill and the Norway Rats

All You Pretty Vandals Incident
11

Intended Immigration

La Demoiselle Du Fonque Wooden Hat
12

Seasick Steve

Hubcap Music Third man
13

Ki:Theory

Kitty Hawk Kringer
14

Infinity Shred

Sanctuary Paracadute
15

Crystal Stilts

Nature Noir Sacred Bones
16

The Stormalongs ^

The Stormalongs Self-released
17

Megan Bonnell ^

Hunt and Chase Nevado
18

Tony Dekker ^

Prayer of the Woods Nettwerk
19

Dog Day *

Fade Out Fundog
20

Dom La Nena

Golodrina Six Degrees
21

Gringo Star

Floating Out To See My Anxious Mouth
22

Joan Jett and the Blackhearts

Unvarnished Blackheart
23

Dave Hause

Devour Rise
24

Nightmares on Wax

Feelin' Good Warp
25

Courtney Barnett

The Double EP: A Sea of Split Peas Milk
26

Cass McCombs

Big Wheel and Others Domino
27

Over the Rhine

Meet Me At The Edge of the World Great Speckled Dog
28

Neko Case *

The Worse Things Get... Anti-
29

Downchild ^

Can You Hear The Music Linus Entertainment
30

Greg Macpherson Band *

Fireball Disintegration