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 3

The following is the third of three posts that will list, in reverse order, the 64 best albums of 2014.    21. Bleachers, Strange Desire   20. LC Cooke, The Complete SAR Records Recordings   19. The Roots, …And Then You Shoot Your Cousin   18. Jungle, Jungle   17. Gary Clark Jr., Live   16. First Aid Kit, Stay Gold…