Andrew Mills, Barbarian
San Diego, CA
10. Earthless, From the Ages
9. Parquet Courts, Light Up Gold
8. Tropical Popsicle, Dawn of Delight
7. Foals, Holy Fire
6. James Blake, Overgrown
5. Julia Holter, L...
10. This Routine is Hell Howl
9. Daughn Gibson Me Moan
8. Speedy Ortiz Major Arcana
7. CHVRCHES The Bones of What You Believe
6. Drake Nothing Was the Same
5. Frightened Rab...
10. MØ “Waste of Time”
I don't quite know how she does it, but MØ somehow manages in "Waste of Time" to make romantic desperation sound, dare I say it, kind of sexy? Not many women in the music industry co...
40. Vampire Weekend “Step”
Vampire Weekend's "Step" is pretty magical. Ezra Koenig's velvety voice introduces the track backed only by a bass drum and pulls you through the entire song. Once the instru...
70. Son Lux “Lost It to Trying”
During the first time through the thrilling and volatile"Lost It to Trying," I experience a pang of guilt paired with the thought,"What have I been missing, and how long hav...
100. Nothankyou “Oyster”
Nothankyou's "Oyster" was a pleasant surprise in a year that seemed dominated by well-established artists. The duo of Olga Bell (Dirty Projectors) and Tom Vek released a two-track ...
As we put the finishing touches on our year-end list, here are some of our favorite tracks that just missed the cut. We'll be back tomorrow through Tuesday with our Top 100.
Arcade Fire “Here Comes the Night T...