Best of 2017


Here’s my favorite albums of the year. Listen along on Spotify

Honorable Mention:
Teen Daze, Themes for a New Earth
Phoebe Bridgers, Stranger in the Alps
Tall Friend, Safely Nobody’s
Sufjan Stevens (3), Planetarium / The Greatest Gift / Tonya Harding
Mansions, Deserter
Happyness, Write In
Wun Two, Seasons
SZA, Crtl
Fazerdaze, Morningside
Yumi Zouma, Willowbank
Grandaddy, Last Place
Moses Sumney, Aromanticism
Juana Molina, Halo

Top 40 of 2017

40. Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross, The Vietnam War (Original Score)
39. Tiny Deaths, Elegies
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Best of 2016


Time yet again (already?) for my best of the year music list. To be honest, I thought this year was pretty lean for great new music, but that’s just like, my opinion.

Check out the Spotify playlist here.

Honorable Mention
Twin Peaks, Down in Heaven
Nothing, Tired of Tomorrow
Golden Daze, S/T
Carla dal Forno, You Know What It’s Like
Apollo Brown/Skyzoo, The Easy Truth
Frankie Cosmos, Next Thing
Oddisee, The Odd Tape
Mutual Benefit, Skipping a Sinking Stone
Cross Record, Wabi-Sabi
Dreamboat, Aftershock/Face to Face
Ruby Haunt, Sugar

Top 30 of 2016

30. Day Wave, Hard to Read EP
29. Max Richter, Black Mirror, Nosedive ST
28. Acid Ghost, Vacation II
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New Work: Guided By Voices

I’ve been a fan of GBV for a long time, so I jumped at the chance when they asked me to design a gig poster for their show at First Ave. They put on a great performance, it was one of the best shows I saw this year. There are a few prints for sale in my shop, including a few signed by the legendary Robert Pollard. 18 x24 four color screen print (navy blue, white, black, metallic silver) on gray/blue stock