Category Archives: Music

My 2018 Musical Picks

As I have done for many years now, I’ve assembled my top 100 songs of the year (other than last year’s failure, in which I only had a few over 50). This year, I’m back, with a full 100 songs. There are some good ones in here! While these songs were mostly released in the […]

My 2017 Musical Picks

Usually, I build a list of the top 100 songs I discovered that year. 2017 wasn’t a good year for that list. The music I did discover in 2017 was great, but there wasn’t enough of it. I only scraped together 52 songs this year. So, only a bit over halfway to my goal. My […]

Top Albums of 2016

Several years ago, inspired by Sound Opinions, I decided to start the tradition of making a yearly list of my favorite albums released that year (give or take a little bit). Here is my third annual list for 2016. Honorable Mentions AKA, a list of really solid albums that (also) should have made the top […]

Top 12 Albums

I was nominated to name 12 albums that have stayed with me throughout my life. Here is the list I came up with: The Cure – Disintegration Portishead – Dummy Massive Attack – Mezzanine The Beatles – White Album James – Laid Radiohead – OK Computer New Order – Republic Depeche Mode – Violator Gorillaz […]

My 2015 playlists

Every year, my brother and I share our list of top 100 songs discovered each year. My 2015 playlists are now ready on Spotify. Here are the links: Best of 2015 – A playlist of my top 100 songs of the year. Rest of 2015 – This list is made up of all the runner-ups […]

Top Albums of 2015

Last year, inspired by Sound Opinions, I decided to start the tradition of making a yearly list of my favorite albums released that year (give or take a little bit). I did my first list last year and you can find it here. So, here goes my second annual list… Honorable Mentions AKA, a list […]

My 2014 Playlists

My 2014 playlists are now ready on Spotify. Here are the links (and direct Spotify links) to the playlists: Best of 2014 (Direct Spotify link) – A playlist of my top 100 songs of the year. Rest of 2014 (Direct Spotify link) – This list is made up of all the runner-ups that didn’t make […]

Top 10 Albums of 2014

Inspired by Sound Opinions and their count-down of best albums of 2014, I wanted to start the tradition of creating my own list. So, here it goes… Honorable Mentions The New Pornographers – Brill Bruisers Blonde Redhead – Barragán Got A Girl – I Love You But I Must Drive Off This Cliff Now The […]