Best Albums of 2016

Ignoring the fact that I never posted last year’s list of the year’s best albums, my year-end lists have tended to be multi-post, overwrought affairs that have tested the reader’s patience and my ability to beat the clock before the calendar turns and the list becomes irrelevant. Fewer than eight hours remain in 2016 and…

Best Albums of 2014, Part 2

The following is the second of three posts that will list, in reverse order, the 64 best albums of 2014.    46. Weezer, Everything Will Be Alright In the End  45. Sam Smith, In The Lonely Hour   44. Jack White, Lazaretto   43. Benjamin Booker, S/T   42. Prince, Art Official Age   41. Parquet Courts, Sunbathing Animal   40.…