The Largehearted Boy List of Essential and Interesting 2017 Year-End Music Lists

I will aggregate essential and most interesting "best of 2016" year-end music lists as I have for the past nine years, and update this post regularly.


Alternative Press (best songs)
Aquarium Drunkard (favorite reissues)
BrooklynVegan (great metal albums you may have missed)
Consequence of Sound (top albums)
Decibel (overlooked albums)
Decibel (top albums)
Drowned in Sound (albums)
Exclaim! (best music lists)
Glide Magazine (best albums)
Harper's Bazaar (best new Christmas songs)
Independent (best albums)
Jazzwise (top jazz albums)
MOJO (top albums)
NME (best debut albums)
NME (top songs)
Paste (boxed sets and deluxe reissues)
Paste (best albums)
Pitchfork (best band merch gifts)
Pitchfork (protest songs)
PopMatters (best music lists)
Pretty Much Amazing (best songs)
RadioX (best deluxe vinyl box sets)
Rolling Stone (best albums)
Rolling Stone (best songs)
Rough Trade (top albums)
Routes & Branches (favorite albums)
Seventeen (best Christmas songs)
The Skinny (top albums)
Stereogum (best new bands)
Ultimate Classic Rock (top songs)
Uncut (top albums)


also at Largehearted Boy:

2016 Year-End Online Music Lists
2015 Year-End Online Music Lists
2014 Year-End Online Music Lists
2013 Year-End Online Music Lists
2012 Year-End Online Music Lists
2011 Year-End Online Music Lists
2010 Year-End Online Music Lists
2009 Year-End Online Music Lists
2008 Year-End Online Music Lists
2007 Year-End Online Music Lists
2006 Year-End Online Music Lists
Best of the Decade (2000-2009) Music Lists

Online "Best Books of 2017" Lists
Online "Best Books of 2016" Lists
Online "Best Books of 2015" Lists
Online "Best Books of 2014" Lists
Online "Best Books of 2013" Lists
Online "Best Books of 2012" Lists
Online "Best Books of 2011" Lists
Online "Best Books of 2010" Lists
Online "Best Books of 2009" Lists
Online "Best Books of 2008" Lists
Best of the Decade (2000-2009) Online Book Lists

other lists at Largehearted Boy
100 Online Sources for Free and Legal Music Downloads
Book Notes (authors create playlists for their book)
Note Books (musicians discuss literature)
musician/author interviews

from: http://blog.largeheartedboy.com/