2017 Favorite Albums

Strong Odors Favorite Albums 2017

While last year my soundtrack was sadness, as I reflect on the music that stood out to me in 2017, it appears the theme has been conflict of faith. In a world where religion seems increasingly absurd, the voices calling it out publicly naked into the light to be examined, exposing the leprosy beneath… they are the ones that ring …

The National: High Violet

For some reason I did not have high expectations for this new album from The National.

I guess maybe because Boxer was so good I just assumed whatever came next would be a disappointment.

Well… I should have given these guys more credit.