As fashionably late as always, here’s the world-renowned and long-awaited (who are you kidding mister) The Acoustic Egg Box review for the year of our lord twenty twenty-three. This has been the most time-consuming and challenging one to compile yet. Not least because the quality of music released has been higher than ever, and reducing […]
THE OBLIGATORY INTRODUCTION A warm welcome to readers old, new and indifferent to the annual Acoustic Egg Box Top 30 Albums Of The Year. Yes, it’s late as always (my blog, my deadlines…) and I’d dearly love to say “better late than never”, but unfortunately it’s as ramshackle, inaccurate, and subject to ridicule as ever.
Despite locking myself away in a room for weeks along with piles of records, CDs and hundreds of scraps of paper, I always love compiling my end-of-year Top 30 album chart. The 2020 effort proved especially worthwhile. All the messages, comments and feedback I’ve received since its publication have been genuinely inspiring. Of course, this