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TOP 100 ALBUMS OF 2016 – PART TWO: 50-1

On Christmas Day we counted down the first half of our bumper end of year albums list, and now it’s time for the top 50. Feel free to let us know how very wrong we are… Seratones – Get Gone   Chance The Rapper – Coloring Book   Sunflower Bean – Human Ceremony   DIIV… Continue reading TOP 100 ALBUMS OF 2016 – PART TWO: 50-1

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TOP 100 ALBUMS OF 2016 – PART ONE: 100-51

It’s that time of the year again… Here are the first fifty records that made 2016 a beautiful, sad, profound and memorable year for us, with two of the year’s most important, devastatingly beautiful records coming from great tragedy and loss. This year we’ve compiled a bumper list, ranking the 100 best records of the year.… Continue reading TOP 100 ALBUMS OF 2016 – PART ONE: 100-51

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DAVID BOWIE 1947-2016 – AN AFTERWORD

Words such as genius, icon, pioneer, inspiration and legend are thrown around all to easily these days. Every now and then however, there is someone whose influence surpasses all others, and such words don’t seem to do them justice. This week, the world lost a game-changer that earned the right to be called all of… Continue reading DAVID BOWIE 1947-2016 – AN AFTERWORD

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THE 20 BEST ALBUMS OF 2015

2015 has been a brilliant year for brilliant albums. If you need any convincing, here’s a list compiling the 20 best that we’ve come across this year. Take a look at it, and let us know what you think. 20. Gengahr – A Dream Outside Jangly, floaty indie-pop is the name of the game with this… Continue reading THE 20 BEST ALBUMS OF 2015

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MERCURY PRIZE 2015 – REVIEWCASTER’S ALTERNATIVE SHORTLIST

The Mercury Prize has crept up on us again, and the 12 best British albums of the last year have been shortlisted, and put to a panel of musical experts to determine which one is deemed the best. For the winner? A princely cheque for starters, and an (expected) increase in both sales of their album,… Continue reading MERCURY PRIZE 2015 – REVIEWCASTER’S ALTERNATIVE SHORTLIST

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HALFWAY HOUSE – THE 20 BEST ALBUMS OF 2015 SO FAR

We’re 6 months into the year, so let us know just how very wrong we are with regards to our 20 best albums of 2015 so far! How many of these will be sticking around for our end of year list come December? We reckon the majority of them will be doing just that, but with… Continue reading HALFWAY HOUSE – THE 20 BEST ALBUMS OF 2015 SO FAR