My Year in Lists — 2021

Albums of the Year — 2021
Albums of the Year — 2021

It's been another one of those years, hasn't it.

Here are my top 10 albums of 2021, in no particular order.

  • G.S. SchrayThe Changing Account
  • Arlo ParksCollapsed In Sunbeams
  • The CoralCoral Island
  • Lost HorizonsIn Quiet Moments
  • IceageSeek Shelter
  • The Besnard LakesThe Besnard Lakes Are the Last of the Great Thunderstorm Warnings
  • Nubiyan TwistFreedom Fables
  • MogwaiAs The Love Continues
  • Public Service BroadcastingBright Magic

Here are a few notable mentions that I've also enjoyed:

Paul WellerFat Pop; Floating Points, Pharoah Sanders & The London Symphone OrchestraPromises; Stephen FretwellBusy Guy; Teenage FanclubEndless Arcade; Arab StrapAs Days Get Dark, IDLESCrawler, Godspeed You! Black EmperorG_d's Pee at State's End!, and The War on DrugsI Don't Live Here Anymore


Just like last year, I've thrown in a Brucey Bonus for you; My Year in Tracks — 2021

I've discovered a lot of stuff this year, and just like last year, I've put together a playlist on Spotify with 1 track from each album that I've enjoyed. I've been working from home pretty much all year, which is something I struggle with as I really miss the social interactions that come with working from an office. At least this situation has meant I've been able to enjoy a large range of music.

If you decide to listen to this, then I hope you find something you like.

Wherever you are in the world, have a very Merry Christmas and a healthy, prosperous new year.