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Music Year End List - 2014

Top 3 Songs That Made Me Wanna Cry

  1. “Pretend” by Tinashe (ft. A$AP Rocky)
  2. “Your Love Is Killing Me” by Sharon Van Etten
  3. “Unfucktheworld” by Angel Olsen

The Song That Actually Made Me Want To Shake Off the Haters
“On The Regular” by Shamir

Top 5 Songs That Made Me Wanna Scream (In The Best Way)

  1. “Body Betrays Itself” by Pharmakon
  2. “Chandelier” by Sia
  3. “Modern Love/No Weapon” by Priests
  4. “Worst Nightmare” by Hag Face
  5. “Jane” by Girlpool

The Song That Everyone Really Needed But Won’t Admit It
“I Only Fucked You As A Joke” by Childbirth

Top 3 Albums That Taught Me The Most About Desire

  1. Say Yes To Love by Perfect Pussy
  2. LP1 by FKA twigs
  3. Burn Your Fire for No Witness by Angel Olsen

Top 3 Songs That Will Always Remind Me of Hanging Out With My Friends This Year 

  1. “Buses,” Frankie Cosmos
  2. Drunk In Love,” Beyoncé (TIME IS A CONSTRUCT)
  3. “Anaconda,” Nicki Minaj

Top 5 Songs That Made Me Wanna Dance

  1. “New Romantics” by Taylor Swift
  2. “Fiona Coyne” by Saint Pepsi
  3. “Hey QT” by SOPHIE
  4. “Way To Be Loved” by TOPS
  5. “Doing It” by Charli XCX

The Cutest, Yet Deceptively Simple, Chorus
“I think you’re funny / I like your friends / I like the way they treat you” - “Falling In Love Again” by Joyce Manor

Top 5 Favorite Live Performances

  1. Mitski
  2. FKA twigs
  3. Frankie Cosmos
  4. TacocaT
  5. Katy Perry (SORRY, BUT IT WAS WHACK)

The Lyric That Broke My Heart
“If you need to be mean, be mean to me. I can take it and put it inside of me” - “I Don’t Smoke” by Mitski 

Top 3 Favorite Reissues

  1. Soda Pop* Rip Off, Slant 6
  2. The Last Match, The Aislers Set
  3. Fake Train, Unwound

The Lyric That Made Me Nostalgic For Being a Tween
“Makin Xanga things / With my dope PC / Memorizing codes was so amazing” - “Cybiko” by Princess Nokia

Top 5 Releases I Think Were Underrated

  1. Shitheads In The Ditch, Palberta
  2. Bodies of Water, Joyride!
  3. Downtown Boys 7", Downtown Boys
  4. Joule EP, Ruth Garbus
  5. Bully EP, Bully

Top 10 Favorite Albums

  1. Burn Your Fire for No Witness, Angel Olsen
  2. Say Yes To Love, Perfect Pussy
  3. Our Love, Caribou
  4. 1989, Taylor Swift
  5. Bury Me At Makeout Creek, Mitski
  6. LP1, FKA twigs
  7. Bestial Burden, Pharmakon
  8. Picture You Staring, TOPS
  9. Never Hungover Again, Joyce Manor
  10. Are We There, Sharon Van Etten

Honorable mentions: Cherry Glazerr, Radiator Hospital, Ramona Lisa, Fear of Men, White Lung, Sylvan Esso, Zach Phillips, A Sunny Day In Glasgow, Mac DeMarco.