Published Dec 24, 2011Well, the end of the year is rapidly approaching, and so is that big day. In the music world, the year's end always means one thing: lists.
For the past few weeks, we've been filling Exclaim.ca with list after list, rounding up everything from the year's worst covers, to the best rap mixtapes, to some of 2011's worst trends. On top of that, there's our annual Year in Review coverage, listing the best albums in pop and rock, hip-hop, metal, punk, electronic and more.
So if you're looking to get a breather from all those holiday activities, immerse yourself in some of our recently posted lists, more of which are to come. And while you're at it, don't forget to take Exclaim!'s annual readers poll.
Exclaim!'s 2011 Year in Review
Trends in 2011 We Could Live Without
Worst Album Covers or 2011
Top Canadian Music Videos of 2011
Top NSFW Videos of 2011
Most Disappointing Albums of 2011
Top 10 Rap Mixtapes of 2011
Top 5 Lo-fi Artists Who Went Hi-fi
Top 5 Highlights from the Flaming Lips' Wild Year
Top 10 Metal Albums to Get You Through Holiday Visiting
10 Great Albums You May Have Missed in 2011
Top 5 Worst Metal Christmas Albums 2011 Edition