Year End Stuff

2014 in Review

The Five Stages of Writing a Year-End List

Denial, anger, bargaining, depression, and finally, acceptance of the fact that you'll never get to submit a Top 13.
Kim Kelly
12.13.14
2013 In Music

2013: The Year Nelly Was Everywhere and Nowhere at the Same Time

No other artist spent as much time so close to the Zeitgeist as Nelly this year without being even remotely close to being the Zeitgeist.
Andrew Winistorfer
12.11.13
2013 In Music

2013: A Year In Which Some Music Happened

A year’s art starts on Day One of the new year. If we don’t quantify it somehow by December, who are we as a people and what is our worth?
Zachary Lipez
12.9.13
New music

'IKEA Monkey Doin' Thangs,' Or: Toronto's Best Music of 2012

In 2012, Hogtown pooped out more great music than was previously thought possible. Here's a rundown of the best of the best.
Jesse Locke
12.28.12
Features

The Best Beats of 2012

Every day, I listen to a whale-sized jumbo crap ton of beats from all over the world. Here are the best of 2012.
Abdullah Saeed
12.28.12
Features

The Year In "Same Damn Time" Music Journalism References

Satisfying audiences! Satisfying editors! At the same! Damn! Time!
12.28.12
Features

Women To Watch Out For In 2013

Mish was too modest to include herself in this list, but we weren't.
Mish Way
12.26.12
Features

The Noisey Guide To Hip-Hop In 2012

Lots of things happened in rap this year. Here is literally all of them.
12.21.12
Features

The Year In Hip-Hop Production - In Limericks!

When the streets give you lemons, make drill. / Then angrily threaten those lemon's good will.
12.20.12
Features

The 25 Best Lists Of The Year

Just kidding, all these lists sucked.
12.19.12
Sittin' Sidewayz... With Skinny Friedman

The Ten Albums From 2012 I Listened To The Most

I still can't tell A$AP Nast and A$AP Twelvy apart but that's on me.
Skinny Friedman
12.13.12