NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 27: Jack White performs for the 'American Express Unstaged' series, in partnership with VEVO and YouTube, at Webster Hall on April 27, 2012 in New York City.

We’re taking a look back at our favorite memories of the past year. Check out all of our lists here!


Blake Dannen’s 10 Favorite Rock Bands Of This Decade

(I can’t rank them – it’s too difficult! – so they’re alphabetical)

The Arctic Monkeys



Beach Slang

Subcarrier: Beach Slang

Beach Slang's anthemic punk reminds you that we've all been there and it is almost definitely going to be alright - but in the event that it's not, we might as well enjoy what we've got while we can.



Bones UK


Dead Sara




Escape The Fate




Foo Fighters


Rival Sons


The Struts


Everything Jack White did this decade (solo, The Raconteurs, The Dead Weather)