Though 2016 has been a trying year for many it has been an incredible year for music. There have been so many good releases this year there is just no way to come up with a definitive top whatever. So we’ve decided instead to focus on our top twelve “Psych” albums from 2016, One for every month of the year. In no particular order they are.
Psychic Ills – Inner Journey Out
Thee Oh Sees – A Weird Exits / An Odd Entrances
Night Beats – Who Sold My Generation
Allah-Las – Calico Review
The Brian Jonestown Massacre – Third World Pyramid
Hope Sandoval & The Warm Intensions – Until The Hunter
Black Mountain – IV
Heron Oblivion – Heron Oblivion
Cosmonauts – A OK!
King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard – Nonagon Infinity
Holy Wave – Freaks of Nurture
The KVB – Of Desire
It’s also been a fantastic year for local music with many quality releases emerging from recognised bands and new bands on the scene capped off by the magical journey which was our very first Endless daze Festival in November. Check out some of our favourite local releases below.
Medicine Boy – Kinda Like Electricity
Dangerfields – Embers
Runaway Nuns – Runaway Nuns EP
The Lost Souls – Sprit of 65 and What Once Was
King Trash – King Trash
Sakawa Boys – 2014 Anxiety
Bateleur – Bateleur
The Valley – Siren & Levitation
Sol Gems – Lapis Lazuli
Listen to it on Apple here
Black Math – Death, Existing & Other Joys of Life
Bilderberg Motel – Rope
The Deathrettes – Kill All The Kings
We’re looking forward to many more good things in 2017. Meet us at the top of the sky!