(More) Best of 2015 from WMNF DJs


We are getting a few more of our djs weighing in on their top releases of last year.

From Flea, on It’s the Music Monday (and is our Music Director):

  1. Courtney Barnett-Sometimes I just sit and think and sometimes I just sit.
  2. Leon Bridges-Coming Home
  3. The New Basement Tapes-Lost on the River (Elvis Costello, Rhiannon Giddens, Taylor Goldsmith, Jim James + Marcus Mumford)
  4. MC Lars-The Zombie Dinosaur
  5. Keith Richards-Crosseyed Heart
  6. Yo La Tengo-Stuff Like That There
  7. Liz Vice-There’s a Light
  8. Gospel Machine-Your Holy Ghost
  9. Dan Bern-Hoody
  10. Laurie Anderson-Heart of a Dog

Ira of The Event Horizon threw in his best shows of 2015 as well:

  1. Gong – I See You
  2. Meatwound – Addio
  3. Deradoorian – Expanding Flower Planet
  4. Suburban Homes – Conformity in the UK 7″
  5. Permanent Makeup – Taker
  6. Psykotribe – Wicked White Lies
  7. Courtney Barnett – Sometimes I Sit and Think…
  8. Soft Moon – Deeper
  9. Nudity – Astronomicon
  10. Broken Talent – Rules No One
  11. Death Grips – The Powers That B
  12. White Hills – Walks For Motorists
  13. VHOL – Deeper Than Sky
  14. Round Eye – S/T
  15. Screature – Four Columns
  16. Viet Cont – S/T
  17. Fuzz- II
  18. Le Flange du Mal – Carrion My Wayward Son
  19. Motorhead – Bad Magic
  20. Green Light Cameras – Ruins In Reverse
  21. The Prefab Messiahs – Keep Your Stupid Dreams Alive

Top Shows of 2015:

  1. The Fuzz Fest @ The Amsterdam
  2. Obituary @ The Brass Mug
  3. Round Eye @ the New World Brewery
  4. Permanent Makeup CD Release Party @ New World Brewery (though I couldn’t find a video of that-here is Carrie Waite’s version)
  5. Quintron, Gino & The Goons, UFO Sex Scene @ New World Brewery

From the All Souls Edition of It’s the Music, Scott Elliott gave us this countdown (starting with the #1 song):


  1. Don’t Wanna Fight * ARTIST: Alabama Shakes * ALBUM: Sound & Color
  2. Better Man * ARTIST: Leon Bridges * ALBUM: Coming Home
  3. All Night Long * ARTIST: The Mavericks * ALBUM: Mono
  4. Elevator Operator * ARTIST: Courtney Barnett * ALBUM: Sometimes I Sit and Think, and Sometimes I Just Sit
  5. Fool’s Gold * ARTIST: Jill Scott * ALBUM: Woman
  6. Send My Love (To Your New Lover) * ARTIST: Adele * ALBUM: 25
  7. Fire Away * ARTIST: Chris Stapleton * ALBUM: Traveller
  8. Forever Mine * ARTIST: Andra Day * ALBUM: Cheers To the Fall
  9. Way Oh * ARTIST: Joss Stone * ALBUM: Water For Your Soul
  10. Sister of Pearl * ARTIST: Baio * ALBUM: The Names

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