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Soundcheck S3 E10: Decade Recap

On the Season 3 Finale of Soundcheck, Andrew and Michael, alongside podcast editor and recurring guest Ben Ackley, count down each of their personal top five albums of the past decade. They also discuss the state of music in the past decade, and where it might be headed in the '20s.

Andrew's Top 5 Albums of the Teens:

  1. Transgender Dysphoria Blues // Against Me! // Song featured: Transgender Dysphoria Blues
  2. Wasting Light // Foo Fighters // Song featured: White Limo
  3. Sometimes I Sit and Think, Sometimes I Just Sit // Courtney Barnett // Song featured: An Illustration of Loneliness (Sleepless In New York)
  4. Strange Mercy // St. Vincent // Song featured: Northern Lights
  5. Woe To The Vanquished // Warbringer // Song featured: Silhouettes

Honorable Mentions:

Michael's Top 5 Albums of the Teens:

  1. Schlagenheim // black midi // Song featured: Near DT, MI
  2. Teens of Denial // Car Seat Headrest // Song featured: (Joe Gets Kicked Out of School for Using) Drugs With Friends (But Says This Isn't a Problem)
  3. Salad Days // Mac DeMarco // Song featured: Blue Boy
  4. Helplessness Blues // Fleet Foxes // Song featured: Sim Sala Bim
  5. The Sciences // Sleep // Song featured: Sonic Titan

Honorable Mentions:

Ben's Top 5 Albums of the Teens:

  1. Power Chords // Mike Krol // Song featured: What's The Rhythm
  2. Twelve Nudes // Ezra Furman // Song featured: I Wanna Be Your Girlfriend
  3. Light Up Gold // Parquet Courts // Song featured: Tears O Plenty
  4. Grapetooth // Grapetooth // Song featured: Death
  5. Punk Adjacent // Bloodboy // Song featured: Sex Crime

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