Charles Steinberg (Update Contributor) / Staff Picks
Dec 22, 2016
I wouldn’t presume to know the best albums this year, or any other for that matter, since there’s just no way to listen to all of it, not enough time. And even if I had, who am I to really profess what the best is? There is such a fluidity of what music means to people and how significant it is. What makes something the 7th best and not the14th? In many ways it’s relative, and in some it’s categorical. And there are some different criteria for the “best” and your favorite. I will say that these were the albums...