End of Year 2013

End of the Year 2013 “Best of” Lists by ON TOUR MONTHLY

The End of Year Top Three. Iggy and The Stooges | House Harkonnen | Black Rebel Motorcycle Club “Our staff picks their top three records of 2013 and shares them with you.” -By Brandon Callies – Though 2013 has held many ups and downs on a personal level, the music that has been released has been excellent! From new eme…

The Joy Formidable | Paramore – Words by Michal Elizabeth Smith | Photos by James Villa – I was faced with a myriad of trials throughout 2013, but two concerts acted as an I.V., keeping me strong during each adversity. I think we’re all ready for the New Year, but let’s take a look at what concerts 2013 brought us. The…

The End of Year Top Three. Queens of the Stone Age | Stone Sour | Frank Turner “Our staff picks their top three records of 2013 and shares them with you.” -By Chris Whitehead – Where do you start when trying to sum up the world of music for 2013? First, there was a hip-hop millionaire talking about how his job is like…

The End of Year Top Three. Twenty One Pilots | The Joy Formidable | She and Him “Our staff picks their top three records of 2013 and shares them with you.” -By Michal Elizabeth Smith – My knowledge of artists, genres, and musical approaches grew exponentially this year, and words cannot express how enthralled I am to r…

The End of Year Top Three. Disclosure | Jason Isbell | Earl Sweatshirt “Our staff picks their top three records of 2013 and shares them with you.” -By Austin Reed – This is unfair. James, Dave and Dustin came at us, the writers, with a proposition: Select the top three albums of the year and provide a quick, paragraph-…

The End of Year Top Three. Ours | Rob Zombie | Buckcherry “Our staff picks their top three records of 2013 and shares them with you.” -By James Villa – I’m not much for lists, as they are usually just overwrought personal opinions. But then again, this is my opinion, so perhaps I’ll let myself off the hook. There was a…

The End of Year Top Three. Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds | The National | The Polyphonic Spree “Our staff picks their top three records of 2013 and shares them with you.” -By Dustin Blocker – I would say this year was pretty incredible. There were babies being born, cities being built and music exploding from hither to y…

The End of Year Top Three. Kentucky Knife Fight | Light the Fire | Jillette Johnson “Our staff picks their top three records of 2013 and shares them with you.” -By Jordan Buford – Was 2013 a good year for music? I have two answers for that. One is, I don’t think I’m qualified to answer that, the other is, yes. Anyone w…