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.
Nina Garin
Centricity.495#265 of 1313
Breadth.190#1009 of 1329
Metalism.000#442 of 1329
2009 original ballot
Centricity.495#80 of 683
Metalism.000#161 of 697
AlbumPointsOther Votes
Phoenix · Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix10138
Yeah Yeah Yeahs · It's Blitz!10113
Grizzly Bear · Veckatimest10105
The xx · The xx1092
Passion Pit · Manners1028
PJ Harvey and John Parish · A Woman a Man Walked By1012
Bird and the Bee · Ray Guns Are Not Just the Future105
R√∂yksopp · Junior104
(various artists) · The Twilight Saga: New Moon Soundtrack102
Crocodiles · Summer of Hate101
SongOther Votes
Lady Gaga · "Bad Romance"50
Metric · "Help, I'm Alive"10
Passion Pit · "The Reeling"6
Anya Marina · "Whatever You Like"1
Hockey · "Too Fake"1
Vampire Weekend · "Cousins"1
Wavves · "No Hope Kids"1
Lights On · "John and Anne"0
Silversun Pickups · "Substitution"0
Toro y Moi · "Talamak"0

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.20611Maya Kroth
.17510Julie Seabaugh
.1537Laura Barcella
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.0729Pete Glowatsky
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.0557Caitlin Dewey
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Poll administered by the Village Voice  ·  Tabulation and analysis by glenn mcdonald /