The best of 2012

Starting next week, we’re taking the temperature of the year gone by, looking back at what 2012 had to offer in the worlds of music, photography, fashion and technology. With exclusive DJ mixes of the year’s top 25 songs by Jazz NeverSleeps, Disco Naiveté and the Vlek record label roaster of artists, custom-made selection of the year’s three best fashion catfights, top 10 albums picks and top 10 iPad apps lists to name a few, we’re rounding up 2012 with theme-specific team tallies. One list per day, for the entire month of December.