The Best of 2016

Aj LaGambina’s Top Albums of 2016

Aj LaGambina ranks his top albums from 2016.

Albums of the Year

  1. All Get Out – Nobody Likes a Quitter
  2. Microwave – Much Love
  3. Pinegrove – Cardinal
  4. Balance and Composure – The Light We Made
  5. Touché Amoré – Stage Four
  6. Bon Iver – 22, A Million
  7. Childish Gambino – Awaken My Love
  8. Andy Hull and Robert McDowell – Swiss Army Man
  9. Thrice – To Be Everywhere is to be Nowhere
  10. Chance the Rapper – Coloring Book
  11. Animal Flag – LP
  12. The Hotelier – Goodness
  13. Jimmy Eat World – Integrity Blues
  14. Modern Baseball – Holy Ghost
  15. Joyce Manor – Cody
  16. STRFKR – Being No One, Going Nowhere
  17. Beyoncé – Lemonade
  18. Sudden Feeling – HalfNoise
  19. Bruno Mars – 24K Magic
  20. Planes Mistaken For Stars – Prey
  21. Kevin Devine – Instigator
  22. Cymbals Eat Guitars – Pretty Years
  23. Keaton Henson – Kindly Now
  24. Angel Du$t – Rock The Fuck On Forever
  25. Explosions in the Sky – The Wilderness
  26. Vow – Kind Eyes
  27. Blink-182 – California
  28. Farro – Walkways
  29. Greater Pyrenees – Greater Pyrenees
  30. Loner Chic – Year of the Goth

Songs of the Year

  1. Pinegrove – Old Friends
  2. The Hotelier – Soft Animal
  3. Balance and Composure – Midnight Zone
  4. Basement – Aquasun
  5. Microwave – Wrong
  6. Thrice – Blood On The Sand
  7. Beyoncé – Formation
  8. All Get Out – Whatever
  9. Touché Amoré – Skyscraper
  10. Kevin Devine – No History

Singles/EP’s of the Year

  1. Athletics – When to Ride, Where to Hide
  2. Brand New – 3 Demos, Reworked
  3. Camp Cope – Keep Growing
  4. Kevin Devine / Jesse Lacey – Devinyl Splits #6
  5. Bon Iver – 22/10 Single
  6. Big Man – Habitual Contempt
  7. Fight Song – The Demo
  8. Flower Crown – Hypnausea
  9. Head North – God (Single)
  10. Francis and the Lights – Friends (Single)

 

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