Originally Posted by MPF
I think a lot of people forget this rule around here, amongst other places:
Once a band gets popular among,*or at the end of the year is in many year end lists of* hipsters, that band automatically sucks.
This year, it's Deftones.
By that definition on this site it would be Agalloch. Did you scour the lists and see guys with a total genre of music and Agalloch? I know Brad called one of them out early but I've seen several others also.
I have yet to see a black metal list with 9 BM picks and Deftones. Just sayin'