2017 Favorites: Albums, Songs, Lyrics, and More


Coma Cinema — Loss Memory

James Deen — Never Been Cool

Jay Som — Everybody Works

Julien Baker — Turn Out the Lights

Lana Del Rey — Lust for Life

Mrs. Hopewell — Goodbyes Are Just Shitty See You Laters

Mount Eerie — A Crow Looked At Me

Princess Nokia — 1992 Deluxe

Oso Oso — The Yunahon Mixtape

Vince Staples — Big Fish Theory

Songs / Lyrics:

Walk the Moon — “Tiger Teeth”

tiger in our hearts again / when you swallow someone whole, you are bound to choke / well I guess we can never be friends, I ate you up the day we first spoke

Lorde — “Hard Feelings / Loveless”

The waves come after midnight / I call from underwater / why even try to get right? / When you’ve outgrown a lover / The whole world knows but you / It’s time to let go of this endless summer afternoon

Mount Eerie — “Real Death”

A week after you died a package with your name on it came
And inside was a gift for our daughter you had ordered in secret
And collapsed there on the front steps I wailed
A backpack for when she goes to school a couple years from now
You were thinking ahead to a future you must have known 
Deep down would not include you

Julien Baker — “Happy To Be Here”

A diagram of faulty circuitry explains how I was made
And now the engineer is listening as I voice all my complaints
From an orchestra of shaking metal keeping me awake
I was just wondering if there was any way that you made a mistake…
…Well I heard there’s a fix for everything 
Then why, then why, then why, then why not me?

(Sandy) Alex G — “Bobby”

Do you forget when we first met / You grabbed my hand, I tore your dress / I felt things I cannot express but I lost my way / I made my mess / I’d clean it for you,
If you want me to

Coma Cinema — “Eventually”

as my friendships are decaying / and we’re all waking from the dream / this dying day just ain’t worth saving / so i hide away, in my poison brain, trying to sleep

Soccer Mommy — “Death by Chocolate”

you smell like cigarettes and how chocolate tastes / it makes me wanna die but i guess i can wait / i wanna kill myself, I’m gonna go to hell / I’m gonna kill myself, i wanna go to hell / and he’s the way I’m gonna do it


  • How To Get Away With Murder (ABC)
  • Scandal (ABC)
  • The Exorcist (Fox)
  • American Horror Story: Roanoke (FX)
  • Bates Motel (A&E)
  • Riverdale (CW)
  • Young & Hungry (CW)
  • Stranger Things 2 (Netflix)


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