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LJR Music’s Guide to 2017 – Album Artwork Edition

LJR Music’s Guide to 2017 – Album Artwork Edition

LJR Music’s Guide to 2017

Another year goes down in the books, folks. Here’s my geek’s guide to all the best 2017 had to offer. You’ll find both obvious selections and lesser known hidden gems. ~ Best Under-appreciated  / Overlooked Albums of the Year Grizzly Bear – Painted Ruins Nicole Atkins – Goodnight Rhonda Lee Mura Masa – Mura Masa Beck … Continue reading

Discover New Music Nov/Dec 2017

I ASSIGN THREE RATINGS BASED ON A CRITICAL ACCLAIM, POPULARITY (BASED ON SPOTIFY PLAY COUNTS), AND MY PERSONAL OPINION. MY TOP SELECTIONS WILL SHOW A GOLD STAR ★.  MY OTHER RECOMMENDED NEW RELEASES WILL BE MARKED BY A SILVER STAR ★ OR BRONZE STAR ★. THE TRACKS ARE LISTED IN ORDER OF RECOMMENDATION. ONLY THE TOP TRACKS MAKE … Continue reading

Discover New Music October 2017

I assign three ratings based on a critical acclaim, popularity (based on Spotify play counts), and my personal opinion. My top selections will show a gold star ★.  My other recommended new releases will be marked by a silver star ★ or bronze star ★. The tracks are listed in order of recommendation. Only the top tracks make … Continue reading

Halloween 2017

Once again, I’ve collected a ghoulish grouping a gems for your Halloween. To keep the party going all night long, check out the Halloween Master List which has grown to ten and half hours! I would love to hear suggestions to add to my list, so please feel free to comment!   Ghoulish Gems Halloween … Continue reading

Discover New Music August & September 2017

I assign three ratings based on a critical acclaim, popularity (based on Spotify play counts), and my personal opinion. My top selections will show a gold star ★.  My other recommended new releases will be marked by a silver star ★ or bronze star ★. The tracks are listed in order of recommendation. Only the top tracks make … Continue reading

Discover New Music July 2017

I assign three ratings based on a critical acclaim, popularity (based on Spotify play counts), and my personal opinion. My top selections will show a gold star ★.  My other recommended new releases will be marked by a silver star ★ or bronze star ★. The tracks are listed in order of recommendation. Only the top tracks make … Continue reading

Discover New Music June 2017

I assign three ratings based on a critical acclaim, popularity (based on Spotify play counts), and my personal opinion. My top selections will show a gold star ★.  My other recommended new releases will be marked by a silver star ★ or bronze star ★. The tracks are listed in order of recommendation. Only the top tracks make … Continue reading

Discover New Music May 2017

I assign three ratings based on a critical acclaim, popularity (based on Spotify play counts), and my personal opinion. My top selections will show a gold star ★.  My other recommended new releases will be marked by a silver star ★ or bronze star ★. The tracks are listed in order of recommendation. Only the top tracks make … Continue reading

Discover New Music April 2017

I assign three ratings based on a critical acclaim, popularity (based on Spotify play counts), and my personal opinion. My top selections will show a gold star ★.  My other recommended new releases will be marked by a silver star ★ or bronze star ★. The tracks are listed in order of recommendation. Only the top tracks make … Continue reading

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