The mix up of tracks below are the 13 contenders for best of 2008 and after some careful consideration there is no clear winner and it's probably apparent to all casual readers that some essential piece has been omitted but who really cares.
White Winter Hymnal – Fleet Foxes
Rule the World – Take That
A & E - Goldfrapp
Air kisses - Jools & Verne
Why be blue – Carlene Carter
Mykonos – Fleet Foxes
Snare Drum – Lucy Wainwright Roche
Pools – The Delorean Sisters
I told her on Alderaan – Neon Neon
Grounds for divorce – Elbow
Started out with nothing – Seasick Steve
Only with you – Dennis Wilson
Frankie's Gun – The Felice Bros.