Tag Archives: best of 2016

2016 Retrospective: 100 Songs, Listening Stats & Concert Recaps

This is my final list regarding music in 2016 and boy is it a doozy. Think of it as a giant funeral pyre – burning all the oil left in the can to exorcise my demons and start anew, with … Continue reading

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Recommended Albums: November & December 2016

I thought I’d just combine the two slowest months of the year into one post because why not? It’s my dang blog and I can do whatever the heck I want. I also want to leave 2016 behind when 2017 … Continue reading

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Best Of 2016 :: 50 Albums

This is my list of 50 records for the year. This is the seventh year I’ve made one of these – isn’t that crazy? But back to the present. I thought music this year was pretty mediocre compared to other … Continue reading

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Best Of 2016 :: 100 Songs

There were a few enjoyable songs from 2016. Here are 100 of them. There are more (approx. 137 and counting) on a Spotify playlist, but these 100 are my favorites. You can check out the Spotify playlist HERE. I hope you enjoy … Continue reading

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Best Of 2016 :: Honorable Mentions

You can’t always get what you want, as they say. Who said that? The Shaggs? The Byrds? The Who? Yeah that’s the one. Featuring Aretha Franklin. But yes, as The Band ft. Arnold Palmer once said, you can’t always get … Continue reading

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Best Of 2016 :: 15 EPs

Strike the earth of year-end list country, my friends, for it is that time of year. Coming in pretty early this time is my first entry for 2016, a list of 15 EPs that I really enjoyed. A lot of … Continue reading

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Recommended Albums: October 2016

The second-to-last Recommended Albums post for 2016 and it’s a dud. Music wise, it’s good as always.  I just had nothing interesting to say about them. Now that I’m thinking about it, have I ever had anything interesting to say … Continue reading

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2016 So Far :: 30 More Songs

In early June, I posted a list of 40 songs that I liked the most from this year. It’s now been about four months since then and I thought that it would be appropriate time to publish another set of … Continue reading

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Recommended Albums: September 2016

Holy smokes, we’re out of the cruel summer. Not only are we out, but we’re doing it in a big way. September was the finest month of music this year since May, providing a staggering surplus of excellent releases to keep me … Continue reading

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Recommended Albums: August 2016

It seemed like 2016 screeched to a halt during the month of August: the heat was unbearable, the news was a continued spiral of despair, my headphones only sometimes worked in both ears, and maybe worst of all, the well of … Continue reading

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