This is a statistical index to the Village Voice Pazz & Jop music critics poll, generated in the process of its tabulation for the last few years.
 
Click any linked column-heading to sort a table by that column. Click any album or song for an artist profile, or any voter for a voter profile.
 
Some explanation of the various esoteric metrics:
Similarity is calculated for albums, songs and artists based on voter overlap, and for ballots and voters based on album+song+artist overlap. The ballot and voter scores are weighted by album/song/artist popularity.
Crystal Castles
Ranks
2016 
2015 
2014 
2013 
2012#134 of 2213
2011 
2010#69 of 2582
2009 
2008#97 of 2244
Albums
AlbumYearRankPointsVotesEnthusiasmKvltosisHipnessMetalismMonolithityVitality
Crystal Castles · III2012#1157689.5.678.329.026  
Brandon Stosuy · Bree Davies · Chris Chafin · Jem Aswad · Jonah Flicker · Jose Duran · Kenyon Hopkin · Tim O'Neil
Similar Albums
.1572Yelle · Compl├Ętement Fou  (2014)
.1554Crystal Castles · Crystal Castles II  (2010)
.0922Mac DeMarco · 2  (2012)
.0883Purity Ring · Shrines  (2012)
.0813Chromatics · Kill for Love  (2012)
.0754Beach House · Bloom  (2012)
.0702The Juan MacLean · The Future WIll Come  (2009)
.0633Passion Pit · Manners  (2009)
.0604Grimes · Visions  (2012)
.0572Darkside · Psychic  (2013)
.0532The Rapture · In the Grace of Your Love  (2011)
.0502Deafheaven · New Bermuda  (2015)
.0502Flying Lotus · Until the Quiet Comes  (2012)
.0362Godspeed You! Black Emperor · Allelujah! Don't Bend! Ascend!  (2012)
.0352Waxahatchee · Ivy Tripp  (2015)
.0343M83 · Hurry Up, We're Dreaming  (2011)
.0343Tame Impala · Lonerism  (2012)
.0242M.I.A. · Matangi  (2013)
.0233FKA Twigs · Lp1  (2014)
.0222Lykke Li · Wounded Rhymes  (2011)
Crystal Castles · Crystal Castles II2010#77146188.1.682.616.095.430 
Amrit Singh · Andrea Swensson · Brandon Stosuy · Bree Davies · Chad Radford · Daniel Rodrigue · D. Strauss · Jeff Treppel · Jim Fouratt · JJ Lang · Jose Duran · Joseph Davenport · Mehan Jayasuriya · Mosi Reeves · Nathaniel Hawks · Pete Freedman · Rich Juzwiak · Tim O'Neil
Similar Albums
.2294Crystal Castles · III  (2012)
.1673Tim Hecker & Daniel Lopatin · Instrumental Tourist  (2012)
.1112Laurel Halo · Chance of Rain  (2013)
.1053Salem · King Night  (2010)
.1006Grimes · Visions  (2012)
.0953Flying Lotus · Until the Quiet Comes  (2012)
.0892Krallice · Krallice  (2008)
.0892Leviathan · Massive Conspiracy Against All Life  (2008)
.0892Telegraph Canyon · The Tide and the Current  (2009)
.0856My Bloody Valentine · m b v  (2013)
.0847Deerhunter · Halcyon Digest  (2010)
.0812Nosaj Thing · Drift  (2009)
.0803Gonjasufi · A Sufi and a Killer  (2010)
.0785Swans · The Seer  (2012)
.0764Caribou · Swim  (2010)
.0764Oneohtrix Point Never · Replica  (2011)
.0755Fever Ray · Fever Ray  (2009)
.0742PC Music · PC X Disown Radio Ft. A.G. Cook, GFOTY, Danny L Harle, Lil Data, Nu New Edition, and Kane West  (2014)
.0682Mac DeMarco · 2  (2012)
.0632Zomby · Dedication  (2011)
Crystal Castles · Crystal Castles2008#100106147.6.6791.000.041.443 
Andrew Gaerig · Ben Detrick · Brandon Geist · Camille Dodero · Chris Burlingame · James Bradley · Jesse Fox Mayshark · Kenneth Partridge · Kenyon Hopkin · Mark Richardson · Mosi Reeves · Simon Reynolds · Wes Flexner · William Bowers
Similar Albums
.0924Cut Copy · In Ghost Colours  (2008)
.0762Atlas Sound · Let the Blind Lead Those Who Can See but Cannot Feel  (2008)
.0762Discovery · LP  (2009)
.0762Esau Mwamwaya and Radioclit · Esau Mwamwaya and Radioclit Are the Very Best  (2008)
.0753Chromatics · Kill for Love  (2012)
.0702Body/Head · Coming Apart  (2013)
.0694Disclosure · Settle  (2013)
.0653Jessie Ware · Devotion  (2012)
.0652Black Milk · Tronic  (2008)
.0652Muse · The Resistance  (2009)
.0613M83 · Saturdays=Youth  (2008)
.0572The Field · Looping State of Mind  (2011)
.0572Marnie Stern · This Is It . . .  (2008)
.0553Los Campesinos! · Hold on Now, Youngster...  (2008)
.0553Run the Jewels · Run the Jewels  (2013)
.0534Jamie xx · In Colour  (2015)
.0534M83 · Hurry Up, We're Dreaming  (2011)
.0532The Big Pink · A Brief History of Love  (2009)
.0532Liars · Wixiw  (2012)
.0532Raveonettes · Lust Lust Lust  (2008)
Songs
SongYearRankVotesRemixSingularity
Crystal Castles · "Affection"2012#44910 
Jose Duran
Crystal Castles (ft. Robert Smith) · "Not in Love"2010#22240.792
Althea Legaspi · Amrit Singh · Andy Greenwald · Ben Detrick · Chris Burlingame · Daniel Chamberlin · Gareth Grundy · James Blount · Jim Fouratt · JJ Lang · Jonathan Lundeen · Jose Duran · Kara Manning · Kenneth Partridge · Larry Fitzmaurice · Mark Richardson · Matt Sebastian · Pete Freedman · Reed Fischer · Robert Bishop · Rob Harvilla · Ryan Dombal · Ryan Schreiber · Trevor Kelley
Similar Songs
.15412Robyn · "Dancing on My Own"  (2010)
.14710M83 · "Midnight City"  (2011)
.1275Arcade Fire · "Reflektor"  (2013)
.1234Kendrick Lamar · "Swimming Pools (Drank)"  (2012)
.1194Gorillaz (ft. Mos Def and Bobby Womack) · "Stylo"  (2010)
.1144The Big Pink · "Dominos"  (2009)
.1113Deerhunter · "Desire Lines"  (2010)
.1104Yeasayer · "O.N.E."  (2010)
.1053Fucked Up · "Queen of Hearts"  (2011)
.1053Gang Gang Dance · "Glass Jar"  (2011)
.1053Twin Shadow · "Five Seconds"  (2012)
.1053Yuck · "Get Away"  (2011)
.1003Santogold · "Lights Out"  (2008)
.1003Weezer · "Pork and Beans"  (2008)
.0995Katy Perry · "Teenage Dream"  (2010)
.0974Cass McCombs · "County Line"  (2011)
.0944DJ Khaled (ft. Drake, Lil Wayne and Rick Ross) · "I'm on One"  (2011)
.0895Phoenix · "Lisztomania"  (2009)
.0892Friendly Fires · "Paris"  (2008)
.0892Los Campesinos! · "Avocado, Baby"  (2013)
.0892Prince & 3RDEYEGIRL · "Anotherlove"  (2014)
.0892Yacht · "Dystopia (The Earth Is on Fire)"  (2011)
Crystal Castles · "Celestica"2010#33120 
Barry Bruner · Mehan Jayasuriya
Crystal Castles · "Baptism"2010#57710 
Spencer Patterson
Crystal Castles · "Courtship Dating"2008#17430 
Andrew Gaerig · Brandon Geist · Simon Reynolds
Similar Songs
.0472Girl Unit · "Wut"  (2010)
.0232Kanye West · "Love Lockdown"  (2008)
Crystal Castles · "Crimewave (Crystal Castles Vs. HEALTH)"2008#17430 
Arielle Castillo · Kenneth Partridge · Mosi Reeves
Similar Songs
.0562M83 · "Kim & Jessie"  (2008)
.0212Girls · "Lust for Life"  (2009)
Crystal Castles · "Untrust Us"2008#17430 
Camille Dodero · Daniel Rodrigue · John MacDonald
Similar Songs
.1272Mae Shi · "Run to Your Grave"  (2008)
.0632Animal Collective · "Summertime Clothes"  (2009)
.0362Atlas Sound (ft. Noah Lennox) · "Walkabout"  (2009)
Crystal Castles · "Alice Practice"2008#25420 
Chris Burlingame · Heather Phares
Similar Songs
.0252Icona Pop (ft. Charli XCX) · "I Love It"  (2013)
.0242Katy Perry · "Teenage Dream"  (2010)
Similar Artists
.29412Santigold
.2785DJ Khaled
.23615Fever Ray
.22212Atlas Sound
.2197Salem
.21410The Big Pink
.2134Icona Pop
.2046Major Lazer
.19513Cut Copy
.1889La Roux
.18312Fuck Buttons
.18023M83
.1785Teengirl Fantasy
.1759Andy Stott
.17120MGMT
.1719Gorillaz
.1677Drums
.1579Purity Ring
.15313No Age
.1535SBTRKT
Poll administered by the Village Voice  ·  Tabulation and analysis by glenn mcdonald / furia.com