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30. Foxing – Nearer My God

Foxing was always a pop punk/ emo band. Or at least that’s what I thought. “Nearer My God” was so grandiose and expansive, I had to double check who I was actually listening to. It took a couple listens (and … Continue reading

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28. Gulfer – Dog Bless

One of my only emo picks of the year, Al showed me them early on and I figured they would have to be top 5 at least because that’s just the way I am. It faded a bit, but not … Continue reading

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3. Joyce Manor – Million Dollars to Kill Me

There were a lot of tough moments in 2018 for me. A lot of old friends either chose to see themselves out of my life, or I had to make the tough choice to see myself out of theirs. Joyce … Continue reading

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48. Los Campesionos!- Sick Scenes

Great, fun pop punk that squeaked into 2017 with just a bit of flare to make it stand out amongst the masses. I enjoyed this album every time I threw it on, no matter the circumstance.

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41. The World Is A Beautiful Place And I Am No Longer Afraid To Die- Always Foreign

Sometimes I like albums by bands so much, pretty much no matter what they release will always be something I will love, if not for simply acknowledging that their previous work needs more love. This was one of those albums … Continue reading

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22. Diet Cig- Swear I’m Good At This

Pop punk/ emo/ loud music has been dominated by men for too long and Diet Cig is a great example of a band fronted by a woman taking over a genre that needs a purging of white men.

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3. Together Pangea- Bulls and Roosters

This was definitely my most unexpected find of the year. Dan Dan introduced Together Pangaea to me when he would play the album daily at Durans and I had to ask multiple times who was playing. I was transitioning back … Continue reading

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