Given that we’re well into the second half of 2017, it’s about time we talked about some of our favorite records of the year so far. And so, in episode 12, we do just that! Also, Ansley loses her mind by seeing the Mountain Goats three times in a 30-hour period.

Top 5 lists:

Alex Hawley
5. The Chainsmokers – Memories… Do Not Open
4. Los Campesinos – Six Scenes
3. Blink-182 – California (Deluxe Edition)
2. Japandroids – Near to the Wild Heart of Life
1. The Menzingers – After the Party

Ansley Lee
5. Sylvan Esso – What Now
4. King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard – Flying Microtonal Banana
3. Chastity Belt – I Used to Spend So Much Time Alone
2. Ty Segall – Ty Segall
1. Perfume Genius – No Shape

Jeffrey Echert
5. Mt. Eerie – A Crow Looked at Me
4. The xx – I See You
3. The New Pornographers – Whiteout Conditions
2. Jens Lekman – Life Will See You Now
1. The Mountain Goats – Goths

Keegan King
5. Mary J. Blige – Strength of a Woman
4. Kendrick Lamar – Damn.
3. All-Time Low – Last Young Renegade
2. Rise Against – Wolves
1. Brother Ali – All the Beauty in This Whole Life

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