This is probably going to be my last post for a while. I feel so empty right now that I’m finding it difficult to write about anything at all. When I’m not here, I’m staring at the blank page on my laptop. Inspiration is gone. Hope has left. My faith in people and love no … More Best of 2016: The Song List
I know this is massively- MASSIVELY- late. I’m sorry. But let me say that 2016 is already pretty much a personal bust for me. And it is only March fourth. My top two albums of 2015 were released within 15 days of each other in the first quarter of 2015. One was highly anticipated, talked … More Best of 2015: Top Twenty Five Albums
As always, the year must end. And I will feel compelled to put together lists because I’m like that. Lists are comforting to me. So below are the twenty songs I loved best this year. Some are obvious. Some are less so. But the are all my 2015.
This ended up being way harder than I thought it would be. At the end of November, I wasn’t happy with my preliminary list, but knew two potentials were being released shortly and that it would change the line up. Then when I locked it down, the list just felt wrong. So I did something … More The Best Twenty Albums of 2011
Once again, the best of Canadian music has come together to celebrate all that is wonderful and perfect about my home and native land’s music. This years short list has ten great records on it. But one is the clear favourite. The ten albums on the Polaris 2011 short list are: Arcade Fire The Suburbs … More Polaris Music Prize 2011- Live Blog