#13 My Favorite Albums Of 2018

All Get Out No Bouquet Near the end of the year I tend to get burned out in trying to discover new music. It’s a lot of work but by October I just want to listen to things I already know. I usually have a handful of anticipated albums I am waiting on but delving…

#14 My Favorite Albums Of 2018

With Confidence Love And Loathing With Confidence broke onto the scene with an amazing debut album that made my list at #9 in 2016. This year they picked up right where they left off. More perfectly crafted straight forward pop punk tunes. Their ability to craft such catchy and hook filled songs amazes me. Songs…

#15 My Favorite Albums Of 2018

Dashboard Confessional Crooked Shadows I was so excited when I heard Dashboard Confessional was working on new music. I’ve been a huge fan since I picked up their MTV Unplugged album after hearing a lot of talk about it. They introduced me to Emo and have been my favorite band of the genre since.  …

#16 My Favorite Albums Of 2018

AWOLNATION Here Come The Runts I listened to this album simply because they were announced as the opening act for a show I was going to. I wanted to familiarize myself with some of their stuff. I came out of it a full on fan.   Just simply a catchy alternative album with great melodies…

#17 My Favorite Albums Of 2018

Fall Out Boy M A  N   I    A I’ve come to the realization that Fall Out Boy is one of my all-time favorite bands. I get so into everything they put out, it all hits the right chords with me. I was so happy to be able to experience the tour for this…

#18 My Favorite Albums Of 2018

Post Malone Beerbongs & Bentleys This album was a surprise for me, I normally don’t follow hip hop rap artists but my son urged me to check it out. I was immediately drawn in to his crossover ability to rap and sing. There are some down right brilliant songs on this album. Rockstar, Over Now,…

#19 My Favorite Albums Of 2018

Panic! At The Disco Pray For The Wicked Panic! At The Disco had the tough job of following up an album that was probably their best and most successful ever. Not an easy task but Brendan Urie did a very respectable job. Blending styles and eras to create some great anthemic songs like “Roaring 20s”…

#20 My Favorite Albums Of 2018

Story Untold Waves I’m a sucker for a good straight forward Pop Punk record. This one hits on all the marks, infectious melodies, great hooks, tight driving music and relatable lyrics. Songs with campy lyrics like on the song “Delete” where he sings “Now you’re just a photo on my iPhone screen, and I don’t…

Coming Soon

Starting December 5th My Favorite Albums of 2018 Every day I will countdown my top 20 favorite albums of the year. This year was incredibly difficult to narrow the list down. I easily have ten albums I would have liked to include on the list. Here is a handful of the ones that just missed…