Tyler covers the best of the best, his Top 15 songs of the year, featuring Frank Ocean, T-Rextasy, P.O.S., Beyonce and more.
The cream of the crop. Top of the Pops. Tyler reveals his Albums of the Year, featuring an ascendent, joyous rapper, and a bunch’a emo bands.
Tyler makes the final turn toward the end, covering those records that just barely missed the Top 10 Albums of the Year, featuring Radiohead and others.
Tyler worms his was toward his Top 10 songs of the year, covering songs 50-16, featuring Joey Purp, The Avalanches, Kanye West and Ariana Grande.
Tyler enters the top half of his 2016 Albums of the Year list, focusing on ascendant stars like Pkew Pkew Pkew, Kweku Collins, Gordi and Lydia Loveless.
Tyler continues his Albums of the Year 2016 countdown with appearances by another Knowles, Against Me!, and a pair of reunited, legendary hip-hop groups.
Tyler runs down the first half of his songs of the year, featuring Gucci Mane, Bibi Bourelly, Young M.A, Savages, Tone Lo, and many others.
Tyler begins his journey cataloguing 2016’s Albums of the Year, opening with blurbs on releases by Frank Ocean, one of the Knowles Sisters, and Beach Slang.
Hideaki Anno’s reinvigoration of the Japanese kaiju tradition of Godzilla, dormant for over a decade, is a darkly comic, prescient tale of the destructive and restorative power of government in the face of nuclear proliferation.
For the second half of September’s Albums of the Month, we wander a little more into the minefield of “albums everyone else is reviewing.” That doesn’t make them somehow un-excellent, unmoving, or unimportant… just that sometimes their music can feel so dissected that it is more advisable to use a light, empathetic touch. To leave some of the mystery there, for others to find.