Music Lists 2017

FAVORITE ALBUMS

20. Future — FUTURE + HNDRXX

19. Yumi Zouma— Willowbank

18. Dan Croll — Emerging Adulthood

17. Calvin Harris — Funk Wav Bounces Vol. 1

16. Sampha — Process

15. St. Vincent— MASSEDUCTION

14. Slowdive — Slowdive

13. Father John Misty— Pure Comedy

12. SZA— Ctrl

11. COIN— How Will You Know

10. N*E*R*D — No One Ever Really Dies

9. Khalid— American Teen

8. Charly Bliss— Guppy

7. Courtney Barnett, Kurt Vile— Lotta Sea Lice

6. Spoon— Hot Thoughts

5. Priests — Nothing Feels Natural

4. LCD Soundsystem — american dream

3. BROCKHAMPTON— SATURATION I/II/III

2. The War on Drugs — A Deeper Understanding

1. Kendrick Lamar — DAMN.

FAVORITE SONGS

HONORABLE MENTIONS

  1. Drake, for calling his album a playlist, I guess
  2. Taylor Swift, for trying out a new model for concert tickets
  3. Lorde, for making a great album that I (and almost only I) overlooked
  4. Nick Holder, for making an album about sandwiches and the brands who make them
  5. Neil Cicierega, for making the album I didn’t know I needed (and apparently Potter Puppet Pals way back when!)

And a few upcoming events I’m working on…

  • Thursday, 1/18 — Building Trust On Social In The Age Of ‘Fake News’ (Social Media Dallas) (More info)
  • Thursday, 2/15 — Predictive Analytics in Social Media w/ Christopher Penn (Social Media Dallas) (More info)
  • Thursday, 3/15 — Playola: Reckoning With Music’s Newest Kingmager (SXSW) (More info)
  • More to come!

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