Category Archives: Top Ten List

Best Songs of 2017 pt. I (100-76)

The best of the year coverage continues. See 150-101 here. Listen to it on Apple Music.  Listen to it on Spotify. 100. Mount Eerie “Ravens” Mount Eerie’s latest album is all about the death of his wife, an absolutely devastating … Continue reading

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Top Songs of the Year (150-101)

The year in music was for me one of breadth rather than depth. This is likely due to the sheer availability of music, with streaming services enabling access to essentially every song in existence. This makes it harder to dive … Continue reading

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A Nontraditional Christmas Pop Culture Calendar to Break Your Christmas Culture Rut

It’s become a trope at this point that Christmas comes earlier and earlier every year, but it is truly astonishing that it’s only December 1st and it already feels like we’ve been celebrating it for a month — which I … Continue reading

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Top 10 Broadway Songs of 2016-17

The Tony Awards are this weekend, wrapping up Broadway’s season of shows, in an all night dedication to the year’s best theater. While the awards are the most conducive awards show to its form (live performances), I’ve always felt they … Continue reading

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Best Films of 2016

My last list in the best of the year lists is always the movies, because the end of the year is always loaded with films getting their debuts in last minute in order to qualify for varying awards runs. That … Continue reading

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Top 10 Albums of 2016

Unranked Honorable Mentions: Jeffery by Young Thug Blank Face LP by ScHoolboy Q Cashmere by Swet Shop Boys Emotion Side B by Carly Rae Jepsen Freetown Sound by Blood Orange The Dream is Over by Pup Rot Forever by Sioux Falls Paradise by White Lung Cody by Joyce Manor … Continue reading

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Top 15 Podcasts of 2016

The best of 2016 coverage continues with my 15 favorite podcasts of the year. Check out the other lists here. 15. improv4Humans This might be a little influenced by Matty Besser putting on a great show when I saw him with … Continue reading

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