Best of 2014: Top 30 Albums

William Fitzsimmons - Lions

To accompany the other yearend lists, here are my picks for the 30 best albums to catch my ear in 2014. Agree? Disagree? Share your thoughts in the comments section and tell me how wrong you think I am!     #30. Ingrid Michaelson – Lights Out Lights Out is Ingrid’s first collaborative record, after writing all of her previous

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Kris Delmhorst – Blood Test

Kris Delmhorst - Blood Test

Kris Delmhorst is based out of the Boston folk music scene, but for her seventh record Blood Test she chose a change of scenery by returning to her childhood home of Brooklyn to record it with singer/songwriter Anders Parker as producer.

The decision likely influenced the record as the setting recalls memories of Kris’ earlier days of being “one of seven million faces,” from 92nd St. The song is built on memories as she fondly reminisces about tea, movies, and “singing all the way to Bleecker.”

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