Top Ten As A Teen: The List Sensation That’s Sweeping The Nation (On Facebook)

I’m always leery of lists that pop up on Facebook. Any time someone posts something that starts or ends with “Copy this post and share” or something similar it’s generally ignored on my end. This one felt a bit different, though. I actually learned something about my “friends” on social media: We all pretty much listened to the same stuff growing up. We didn’t all … Continue reading Top Ten As A Teen: The List Sensation That’s Sweeping The Nation (On Facebook)

Top 50 Albums Of 2015

   50. Jeff Bridges-Sleeping Tapes 49. Gary Clark jr-The Story Of Sonny Boy Slim 48. Ultimate Painting-Green Lanes 47. Lionel O-MLO 46. California Wives-Heavy 45. Dave Rawlings Machine-Nashville Obsolete 44. Rhiannon Giddens-Tomorrow Is My Turn 43. Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds-Chasing Yesterday 42. Hiatus Kaiyote-Choose Your Weapon   41. St Lenox-10 Songs About Memory And Hope 40. In Tall Buildings-Driver 39. Big Grams-Big Grams 38. Jessica Pratt-On … Continue reading Top 50 Albums Of 2015

One-Sentence Reviews 8/25/2015

Dr. Dre-Compton: People seem to love it because it’s Dre, but it’s actually not good at all because it’s Dre. Beach House-Depression Cherry: Not a big Beach House fan, but they seem to have a knack for making really beautiful music boring. Carly Rae Jepsen-Emotion: Mix early-era Madonna with Passion Pit and you’ve got something close to this pop album that seems to be getting … Continue reading One-Sentence Reviews 8/25/2015

CLICK ME! CLICK ME! CLICK ME! The Best Albums Of The First Half Of 2015

   25. Jeff Bridges-Sleeping Tapes 24. Patrick Watson-Love Songs For Robots 23. Jessica Pratt-On Your Own Love Again 22. Torres-Sprinter 21. Bhi Bhiman-Rhythm & Reason 20. Hiatus Kaiyote-Choose Your Weapon 19. Lionel O-MLO 18. July Talk-July Talk 17. Molehill-Tin God  16. Ike Reilly-Born On Fire 15. Natalie Prass-Natalie Prass 14. Villagers-Darling Arithmetic 13. Fort Frances-No One Needs To Know Our Name 12. Project Film-Different Rooms … Continue reading CLICK ME! CLICK ME! CLICK ME! The Best Albums Of The First Half Of 2015