17 Seconds Festive 50 2016

  1. Christine & the Queens ‘Tilted.’
  2. Michael Kiwanuka ‘Black Man In A White World.’
  3. Kano ‘T-Shirt Weather In The Manor.’
  4. Playing House ‘New Haircut.’
  5. Michael Kiwanuka ‘Cold Little Heart.’
  6. David Bowie ‘Lazarus.’
  7. PJ Harvey ‘The Wheel.’
  8. Skepta ‘Man.’
  9. Last Battle ‘The Sound Of Forgiveness.’
  10. Woodpigeon ‘Faithful.’
  11. Emma Pollock ‘Parks And Recreation.’
  12. Pictish Trail ‘Dead Connection.’
  13. Frank Ocean ‘Nikes.’
  14. Kid Canaveral ‘First We Take Dumbarton.’
  15. Meursault ‘Simple Is Good.’
  16. Of Montreal ‘It’s Different For Girls.’
  17. Pictish Trail ‘Far Gone (Don’t Leave).’
  18. Olivier Alary ‘Nollywood.’
  19. Kate Bush ‘And Dream Of Sheep (live).’
  20. Biffy Clyro ‘Animal Style.’
  21. Dinosaur Jr ‘Goin’ Down.’
  22. Playing House ‘Grapefruit.’
  23. Radiohead ‘Burn The Witch.’
  24. Field Music ‘The Noisy Days Are Over.’
  25. Florence + the Machine ‘Wish That You Were Here.’
  26. Kills ‘Whirling Eye.’
  27. Ben Watt ‘New Year Of Grace.’
  28. Wedding Present ‘Rachel.’
  29. Underworld ‘I Exhale.’
  30. M.I.A. ‘ Go Off.’
  31. Designer ‘Panda.’
  32. Dinosaur Jr. ‘Tiny.’
  33. Sia featuring Sean Paul ‘Cheap Thrills.’
  34. Beyoncé ‘Formation.’
  35. Olivier Alary ‘Yangtze.’
  36. Let’s Eat Grandma ‘ Shiitake Mushrooms.’
  37. Zayn ‘Pillowtalk.’
  38. Strokes ‘Oblivius.’
  39. XX ‘On Hold.’
  40. Alicia Keys ‘In Common.’
  41. Massive Attack ‘Ritual Spirit.’
  42. Bob Marley & the Wailers featuring LVUNDSCAPE & Boiler ‘Is This Love?’
  43. Rihanna featuring Drake ‘Work.’
  44. Deerhoof ‘Life is Suffering.’
  45. Lucy Roleff ‘Aspen.’
  46. De Rosa ‘Spectres.’
  47. Whitney ‘No Woman.’
  48. Stone Roses ‘Beautiful Thing.’
  49. Regina Spektor ‘While My Guitar Gently Weeps.’
  50. Swells ‘White Noise.’

It has been a quiteer year on the blog, what with study and being ill…I will try and do better next year!

Less we forget:

Lest we forget…

2015 Courtney Barnett ‘Pedestrian At Best.’
2014 St. Vincent ‘Digital Witness.’
2013 Daft Punk ‘Get Lucky.’
2012 Grimes ‘Genesis.’
2011 Hiatus featuring Linton Kwesi Johnson ‘Insurrection.’
2010 eagleowl ‘No Conjunction.’
2009 Peter Parker ‘Swallow The Rockets.’
2008 Wedding Present ‘The Trouble With Men.’
2007 Emma Pollock ‘Adrenaline.’
2006 Long Blondes ‘Weekend Without Make-up.’

 

2 thoughts on “17 Seconds Festive 50 2016

  1. Ed, always love your Festive Fifty. Thanks so much for posting. Wishing you a Merry Christmas and happy and healthier 2017, mate. Cheers from Boston, MA.

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