35 Best Rock Songs – 2016
2016, we hardly knew ya. But we heard you loud and clear.
It certainly seems like this year went by faster than ever. It was pretty rough on music too, as we lost way too many musical icons. Prince, David Bowie, Glenn Frey, Leon Russell, Leonard Cohen … just to name a few.
But it was an interesting year for new music.
The pop world is currently dominated by a few talented artists, and a lot of fluff. But hasn’t that always been the case?
There may not be a whole bunch of new rock n’ roll superstars on the scene, but rich and diverse rock music keeps coming out. Between YouTube and iTunes and some great music streaming services, it’s never been easier for musicians to get their music out there. Though it’s not always so easy for it to be heard through the whirlwind of distractions at our disposal.
I listened to songs from all kinds of musical styles & genres in search of quality, and compiled a list of the 35 Best Rock Songs of 2016.
There’s some great stuff here, and it’s time to shine a spotlight on the musicians who rocked 2016 the most. (more…)