A year is going to an end, so it’s time to pick our top 10 favorite album released this year. Let us know if we miss something… for considerance.
|10.||“1000hp” by Godsmack
Released: Aug 5, 2014
The band keep it up with this album, noting the title-track along with Generation Day and Lock & Loaded to be some important hard rock songs from them.
|9.||“Songs of Innocence” by U2
Released: Sep 9, 2014
Not to judge by its release controversy, but the record still deserves some love. Hear The Miracle (of Joey Ramone), Every Breaking Wave, and Cedarwood Road on repeat.
|8.||“High Hopes” by Bruce Springsteen
Released: Jan 14, 2014
There’s always interesting to hear some previously unheard materials from some of the best recording sessions in the past.
|7.||“Turn Blue” by The Black Keys
Released: May 13, 2014
The rock n’ roll youngster has delivered some fresh materials, which even sounded different at first, but actually is a good record, hear the songs Fever and Turn Blue.
|6.||“Lazaretto” by Jack White
Released: Jun 10, 2014
Another great records by ex-White Strip founder, proving that his solo effort could attract some new followers. Better to put a listen on its vinyl record.
|5.||“The Endless River” by Pink Floyd
Released: Nov 10, 2014
The absence of Mr. Waters on the ‘River’ records, leaving some unexplored area that may bring the band to another glorious era. But at least, this new album have some good vibration that can be found in The Division Bell, back twenty-years ago.
|4.||“Once More ‘Round the Sun” by Mastodon
Released: Jun 24, 2014
The latest album brings them one step ahead, by serving another great ideas after another, that injects right formula and riffs to the songs on it.
|3.||“.5: The Gray Chapter” by Slipknot
Released: Oct 21, 2014
Maybe it’s not their best yet, but that is something we need to hear from them, as the culmination point to what it sounds like if the previous albums mixed into a new one, adding some sharp emotional touch on it.
|2.||“Everything Will Be Alright in the End” by Weezer
Released: Oct 7, 2014
Fans are tired enough by some unwanted experiment done in recent years, until this album is come.. It’s clearly brings us back to an era we enjoy their music so much. As the anthem start to kick: “Take me back to the shack, back to the strat with the lightning strap.”
|1.||“Sonic Highways” by Foo Fighters
Released: Nov 10, 2014
So the foos are taking our attention more than ever. The record has a story that letting us know if this one has a very creative proccess behind it, resulting a great eight-songs with some unforgettable part on it.
Read our next article about what albums shuold we buy next year!