The Top 89 Songs of 2016

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1. David Bowie – Lazarus

2. Brooks Long & The Mad Dog No Good – Got Soul

3. Maggie Rogers – Alaska

4. The Revivalists – Wish I Knew You

5. Radiohead – Burn The Witch

6. Margaret Glaspy – You And I

7. Jim James – Here In Spirit

8. OJR – NUMB

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9. Aaron Lee Tasjan – Little Movies

10. Cris Jacobs – Jack The Whistle And The Hammer

11. Dawes – When The Tequila Runs Out

12. Leonard Cohen – You Want It Darker

13. The Record Company – Off The Ground

14. The Marcus King Band – Ain’t Nothin’ Wrong With That

15. Wilco – If I Ever Was A Child

16. Iggy Popp – Gardenia

17. Andy Bopp – Cannibal

18. Angel Olsen – Shut Up Kiss Me

19. Sturgill Simpson – Brace For Impact (Live A Little)

20. The War and Treaty – Hi Ho

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21. Beck – Wow

22. Avett Brothers – True Sadness

23. Flock of Dimes – Semaphore

24. Dr. Dog – Bring My Baby Back

25. Father John Misty – Real Love Baby

26. Miike Snow – Genghis Khan

27. Bob Moses – Tearing Me Up

28. Super City – Artificial Sin

29. Karl Blau – Fallin’ Rain

30. Lake Street Dive – I Don’t Care About You

31. Foxygen – Follow The Leader

32. The Lumineers – Ophelia

33. Band of Horses – In A Drawer

34. Steve Gunn – Ancient Jules

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35. David Bowie – Sue (Or In A Season Of Crime)

36. Maybird – Turning Into Water

37. Margaret Glaspy – Emotions and Math

38. LP – Lost On You

39. Foals – Mountain At My Gates

40. The Record Company – Rita Mae Young

41. Sunbathers – Glory

42. Valerie June – Astral Plane

43. Nick Waterhouse – Katchi

44. Beth Orton – 1973

45. Animal Collective – FloriDada

46. The Last Shadow Puppets – Miracle Aligner

47. Joseph – White Flag

48. The Jayhawks – Quiet Corners and Empty Spaces

49. The Saint Johns – Testifier

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50. The Head And The Heart – All We Ever Knew

51. Whitney – No Matter Where We Go

52. Lydia Loveless – Longer

53. Barns Courtney – Fire

54. Wye Oak – Watching The Waiting

55. Leon Bridges – Better Man

56. Anders Osborne – Life Don’t Last That Long

57. Rachael Yamagata – Let Me Be Your Girl

58. Nada Surf – Cold To See Clear

59. Paul Simon – Wristband

60. Ra Ra Riot – Water

61. Band of Horses – Casual Party

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62. Dinosaur Jr. – Tiny

63. The Amazing – Ambulance

64. LP – Strange

65. Ryan Adams – Do You Still Love Me

66. Butch Walker – East Coast Girl

67. Pressing Strings – What It Means

68. Elle King – Good Girls

69. Mike Doughty – I Can’t Believe I Found You In That Town

70. Hey Marseilles – Eyes On You

71. Bon Iver – 33 God

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72. Other Colors – You Know The One

73. Twin Peaks – Walk To The One You Love

74. Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros – No Love Like Yours

75. Look Park – Aeroplane

76. The Lushpockets – Park and Ride It

77. Alejandro Escovedo – Heartbeat Smile

78. Avett Brothers – Ain’t No Man

79. Nellie Pearl – Live Die

80. Andy Bopp – Minneapolis

81. Doyle Bramhall II – Mama Can’t Help You

82. Michael Kiwanuka – One More Night

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83. case/lang/veirs – Best Kept Secret

84. The Jack Moves – Seasons Change

85. Kavoossi – Trip and Fall

86. Lake Street Dive – Call Off Your Dogs

87. Fantastic Negrito – Working Poor

88. Great American Canyon Band – Only You Remain

89. Mondo Cozmo – Shine

WTMD Staff Picks – Top 10 Songs of 2016

Alex Cortright’s Top 10 Songs of 2016

Leonard Cohen - You Want It Darker Wilco – If I Ever Was A Child David Bowie – Blackstar/I Can’t Give [...]

Sam Gallant’s Top 10 Songs of 2016

1. Sturgill Simpson - Brace For Impact (Live A Little) 2. The Record Company - Off The Ground 3. Andy Bopp - [...]

Galler’s Top 10 Songs of 2016

David Bowie - Lazarus Jim James - Here In Spirit Angel Olsen - Shut Up Kiss Me Kyle Craft - Pentecost [...]

Scott Mullins’ Top 10 Songs of 2016

1.             Andy Bopp – Cannibal 2.             Steve Gunn – Ancient Jules 3.             Foxygen – Follow The Leader 4.             The Jack Moves [...]

Don Rogers’ Top 10 Songs of 2016

1    David Bowie    -    Lazarus 2    Beck     -    Wow 3    Night Moves    -    Carl Sagan 4    The Revivalists    -    Wish [...]

Amy Freedman’s Top 10 Songs of 2016

1. Margaret Glaspy - Emotions and Math 2. Fantastic Negrito - Working Poor 3. David Bowie - Lazarus 4. Mavis Staples - [...]

Sam Sessa’s Top 10 Baltimore Songs of 2016

Easton Md. singer-songwriter Maggie Rogers became a viral hit earlier this year when a video surfaced of Pharrell Williams listening to [...]

Paul “Detour” Hartman’s Top 10 Songs of 2016

1. Ana Alcaide - Diosa Luolaien [Spain] 2. The Paul McKenna Band - The Dream [Scotland] 3. The Bills - Forgotten [...]

Brendan Sullivan’s Stuck In The Jam Top 10 Songs of 2016

1. Lotus - ft Oriel Poole "Anti-Gravity" ( Eat the Light) 2. Phish - "More" (Big Boat) 3. Snarky Puppy - [...]

Bob “The Paperguy” Luh’s Top 10 Songs of 2016

The Orwells-They Put a Body in the Bayou Lucinda Williams-Dust Wilco-If Ever I Was a Child Bonnie Bishop-Mercy Dawes-When the Tequila [...]

Janet Jeffers’ Top 10 Songs of 2016

Foals - Mountain at My Gates Foxygen - Follow the Leader Angel Olsen - Shut Up Kiss Me Echocentrics - Staring [...]

Kristin Laporte’s Top 10 Songs of 2016

Dr. Dog - Bring My Baby Back White Denim – (I’m the One) Big Big Fun Sturgill Simpson – Brace For [...]

Mike Quindlen’s Top 10 Songs of 2016

Hey Marseilles – West Coast Elle King – Good Girls Anders Osborne – Life Don’t Last That Long Dawes – When [...]

Amy Beth Hall’s Top 10 Songs of 2016

Marcus King Band – Ain’t Nothing Wrong With That Doyle Bramhall II– Mama Can’t Help You Jim James – Here in [...]

Megan’s Top 10 Songs of 2016

Kyle Craft – Pentecost The War and Treaty – Hi Ho The Last Shadow Puppets - Miracle Aligner Leyla McCalla - [...]

Andy Grimshaw’s Top 10 Songs of 2016

Paul Simon - Wristband Hiss Golden Messenger - Biloxi Dr. Dog - Bring My Baby Back Cris Jacobs - Jack The [...]

Kirsten Scofield’s Top 10 Songs of 2016

Alejandro Escovedo - Heartbeat Smile The War & Treaty - Hi Ho The Record Company - Off the Ground Cris Jacobs-Jack [...]

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