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 1

The following is the first of three posts that will list, in reverse order, the 64 best albums of 2014.  64. Alt-J, This Is All Yours                     63. Weird Al Yankovic, Mandatory Fun    62. She and Him, Classics 61.  John Hiatt, Terms of My Surrender   60. TV On the Radio, Seeds   59. Liars, Mess   58.…