By Ian Bremner
2022 was the most adventurous year to date. Chasing new sounds and feelings became more important than hearing favorite songs repeatedly. 2022 was heady, but still honky tonk-y. 2022 was musically rewarding beyond belief, and yet, there was still so much more left unheard. Instead of being overwhelming, it was invigorating to keep going. Here is an unranked, wayward list of records that kept the heart beating in 2022.
Below is an unranked list of the best records & EPs of the year. Listen to the playlist at the bottom: