Pompeii – Bastille

Bastille have blown up. Flaws got to 21 in the REAL CHARTS (we had it in February 2011)!? That, their first single, was one of their first ever songs. Their second, Pompeii is newer and will face a sterner test to gain such a chart position. Thankfully, it's awesome so not to worry. Listen after the jump … [Read more...]

The Can You Hear This Countdown: Artist of the Year

Is this the most important qualification in end-of lists? I'd say so. Let me tell you why you should, too. Years aren't defined by singles (not in the long term anyway), artists are. You might say that Summer 2007 was the year of Umbrella but you're far more likely to say that Umbrella is Rihanna's signature song. Likewise, years aren't defined by albums. Albums define artist's … [Read more...]