Last One, I Promise: 10 Albums of the Year

by Andrew Parker

Stop me if you think you’ve heard this one before, but it won’t do you any good. It’s out of my hands. Like a resentful young runaway to its parent, my Top 10 list has fled the nest and now ekes out a meager existence of its own in the cold, windy byways of the internet. If you cross paths with it, give it a read, and maybe some money for the bus.

(I’ve attempted to avoid redundancy with the other writers as best as possible, but a few we just unavoidably agree upon. Therefore, I give shouts to PUP, Hostage Calm (RIP), and The Menzingers for their efforts this year. Further honorable mention to Angel Du$t and 10,000 Blades, oh my god.)

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The only new music that matters this week

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It’s New Music Tuesday, kids. Today we are providing you with a link to what is sure to be one of the best releases of the year. If you haven’t already (and if you haven’t, what are you even doing?) stream Pianos Become the Teeth’s new album Keep You  HERE at PitchforkKeep You will be released on October 28th on Epitaph Records and follows 2011’s The Lack Long After.