Top Albums and Tracks of 2015 – Online Press and Magazines

We are incredibly proud to see that so many of our great artists have been featured as part of the Top Albums and Tracks of 2015 round-up by numerous online magazines and music press! Have a look at the top picks and make sure you have a listen to these great albums and songs.

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NME TRACKS OF THE YEAR
(1) Skepta – Shutdown

THE AV CLUB
(7) Beach Slang – The Things We Do To Find People Who Feel Like Us

MOJO
(34) Jason Isbell – Something More Than Free

STEREOGUM
(31) Jason Isbell – Something More Than Free

FACT
(14) Jefre Cantu-Ledesma – A Year With 13 Moons

ROLLING STONE
(1) Marilyn Manson – The Pale Emperor (Best Metal Hammer Album of 2015)
(7) Jason Isbell – Something More Than Free

Q
(45) The Prodigy – The Day Is My Enemy
(21) The Fall – Sub-Lingual Tablet

NPR
(30) Jason Isbell – Something More Than Free
(40) Patty Griffin – Servant of Love

FADER 
(22) Jme ft Giggs – Man Don’t Care
(10) Skepta – Shutdown

THE QUIETUS
(71) JME – Integrity>
(39) The Membranes – Dark Matter/Dark Energy

PASTE
(41) Beach Slang – The Things We Do To Find People Who Feel Like Us
(18) Jason Isbell – Something More Than Free

RADIO X
(2) Carl Barat – Let It Reign

CRACK
(91) TRAAMS – Modern Dancing
(47) Krill – A Distant Fist Unclenching
(14) JME – Integrity>

UNCUT
(45) Bop English – Constant Bop
(23) Soldiers Of Fortune – Early Risers
(14) Israel Nash – Israel Nash’s Silver Season
(7) Phil Cook – Southland Mission

NOISEY
(15) Beach Slang – The Things We Do to Find People Who Feel Like Us
(13) Sporting Life – 55 5’s
(6) JME – Integrity>
Top Songs:
(42) School of Seven Bells – “Open Your Eyes”
(13) JME – “Man Don’t Care”
(4) Skepta – “Shutdown”

GORILLA VS. BEAR
(45) Tei Shi – Verde
(39) Yumi Zouma – EP II
(37) Knxwledge – Hud Dreems
(31)Airbird & Napolian – Mr. Foolish
(17) Bop English – Constant Bop

POPMATTERS
(63) Heems – Eat Pray Thug
(48)C Duncan – Architect
(45) Dâm-Funk – Invite the Light
(32) Josh Ritter – Sermon on the Rocks
(27) Steven Wilson – Hand. Cannot. Erase.
(8) Jason Isbell – Something More Than Free

AMERICAN SONGWRITER
(28) Beach Slang – The Things We Do To Find People Who Feel Like Us
(22) Andrew Combs – All These Dreams
(20) Josh Ritter – Sermon on the Rocks
(19) Patty Griffin – Servant of Love
(3) Jason Isbell – Something More Than Free

THE 405 
(30) C Duncan – Architect
(25) GABI – Sympathy
(4) Skepta – Shutdown (Top Songs of 2015)

DROWNED IN SOUND 
(47) TRAAMS – Modern Dancing
(31) Nadine Shah – Fast Food
(29) JME – Integrity>
(18) Idlewild – Everything Ever Written

THE TELEGRAPH 
(40) Watkins Family Hour – Watkins Family Hour
(37) Rickie Lee Jones – The Other Side Of Desire
(26) Great Lake Swimmers – A Forest Of Arms
(23) Justin Townes Earle – Absent Fathers
(15) Butch Walker – Afraid Of Ghosts
(12) Jason Isbell – Something More Than Free
(3) Patty Griffin – Servant Of Love
(1) Angaleena Presley – American Middle Class
Best Folk Albums: 
(6) Joy Of Living: A Tribute To Ewan Maccoll
Best Jazz Albums:
(14) Django Reinhardt At The Movies

LOUDER THAN WAR
(95) I, Ludicrous – Dull is the New Interesting
(60) Nadine Shah – Fast Food
(44) The Fall – Sub-Lingual Tablet
(29) Reverend and The Makers – Mirrors
(13) The Membranes – Dark Matter / Dark Energy

ALLMUSIC
(29) Jefre Cantu-Ledesma – A Year With 13 Moons
(24) Guilty Simpson – Detroit’s Son
Favorite Rap and Hip-Hop Albums:
(13) Ghostface Killah – Adrian Younge Presents: Twelve Reasons To Die II
(15) Guilty Simpson – Detroit’s Son
(17) Heems – Eat Pray Thug
(23) Knxwledge – Hud Dreems
Favorite Electronic Albums:
(30) Lakker – Tundra
Favorite Folk Albums:
(15) Red River Dialect – Tender Gold & Gentle Blue
Favorite Latin and World Albums:
(31) Tal National – Zoy Zoy

METAL HAMMER ALBUMS OF THE YEAR (Print Only)
(33) Pentagram – Curious Volume
(30) Ahab – The Boats of The Glen Carrig
(22) The Prodigy – The Day Is My Enemy
(10) Tesseract – Polaris
(7) Marilyn Manson – The Pale Emperor
Sikth – Opacities (EPs Of The Year)

KERRANG! STAFF’S TOP ALBUMS OF THE YEAR
Beach Slang – The Things We Do To Find People Who Feel Like Us
Ahab – The Boats Of The Glen Carrig
Rolo Tomassi – Grievances
Marilyn Manson – The Pale Emperor
The Prodigy – The Day Is My Enemy
Skindred – Volume
TesseracT – Polaris
Rolo Tomassi – Grievances
Drug Church – Hit Your Head
Pet Symmetry – Pets Hounds
Idlewild – Everything Ever Written
Steven Wilson – Hand Cannot Erase
mewithoutYou – Pale Horses

KERRANG! STAFF’S TOP SONGS OF THE YEAR
Rolo Tomassi – The Embers
My Dying Bride – And My Father Left Forever
Skindred – Saying It Now
Heck – The Breakers
TesseracT – Dystopia
Gnarwolves – Waiting Line
Drug Church – Bagged

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