AbsolutePunk.net’s Top Albums of 2005

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This best of list was put together by the AbsolutePunk.net staff in 2005. It used an old system for ranking albums, but has been brought over to Chorus.fm for posterity.

  1. Thrice – Vheissu
  2. Sufjan Stevens – Illinois
  3. Minus the Bear – Menos El Oso
  4. Gatsby’s American Dream – Volcano
  5. Acceptance – Phantoms
  6. Death Cab For Cutie – Plans
  7. The Starting Line – Based On a True Story
  8. The Decemberists – Picaresque
  9. Copeland – In Motion
  10. Cartel – Chroma
  11. Bright Eyes – I’m Wide Awake, It’s Morning
  12. Armor For Sleep – What to Do When You Are Dead
  13. Coheed and Cambria – Good Apollo I’m Burning Star IV: Volume 1
  14. The Spill Canvas – One Fell Swoop
  15. Every Time I Die – Gutter Phenomenon
  16. Kanye West – Late Registration
  17. Anberlin – Never Take Friendship Personal
  18. The Receiving End of Sirens – Between the Heart and the Synapse
  19. Nightmare of You – Nightmare of You
  20. Panic! At the Disco – A Fever You Can’t Sweat Out
  21. Bayside – Bayside
  22. Jack’s Mannequin – Everything In Transit
  23. Sigur Ros – Takk
  24. Circa Survive – Juturna
  25. Mae – The Everglow
  26. A Wilhelm Scream – Ruiner
  27. Comeback Kid – Wake the Dead
  28. Propagandhi – Potemkin City Limits
  29. The Mars Volta – Frances The Mute
  30. The Junior Varsity – Wide Eyed