150 Most Read Articles on DiS This Year


Just shared the top 16 here http://drownedinsound.com/news/4150669-16-most-read-articles-we-published-in-2016

This is what else clocked up the hits:

  1. Forget The Beatles, The New Skype Love Mojis Are Peak Paul McCartney
  2. Drowned in Sound’s Favourite Albums of the Year 2015
  3. The Best Scottish Songs Of All-Time… Ever
  4. Take It Away: Music To Eat Takeaway To (Sponsored Post)
  5. Year in Music — 2015’s Landmark Tracks (Playlist)
  6. How to Organise a Music Festival
  7. “I wish there was a different story to tell” - Josh Homme talks to DiS
  8. Oasis @ Knebworth: 20 Years On
  9. In Depth // Drowned In Sound
  10. Blood Red Shoes’ Laura-Mary Carter discusses her new “solo” project
  11. Some Velvet Mixtape: 2016 in reverb, delay, distortion and drone # 1
  12. From the Archive: A Girly Guide to The Reading Festival
  13. DiS does V Festival (and has an existential crisis)
  14. “I suppose people are expecting me to say, Nick Cave’s a…”: DiS talks to Mick Harvey
  15. Nirvana’s Nevermind: The Rebuttal
  16. “The politicians win if you don’t go and play”: DiS Meets Placebo’s Stefan Olsdal
  17. Black Metal Column - The Reptile Shrine Winter Edition 2015: Year End
  18. Drowned in Sound’s 50 albums of 2008
  19. Manic Street Preachers in the Garden of Eden
  20. Whatever Happened To My Vitriol?
  21. The phenomenal rise of Wolf Alice
  22. Live review: Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band, Wembley Stadium, 05/06/16
  23. Pohoda Festival Preview - Ones To Watch
  24. Waters Unknown: DiS Does Pohoda 2016
  25. David Holmes’ Track By Track Guide to Late Night Tales: David Holmes
  26. Some Velvet Mixtape: 2016 in Reverb, Delay, Distortion & Drone #2
  27. All the nightmares came that day, my David Bowie tattoo’s here to stay
  28. “After Brexit I’ve been so politically disenfranchised”: DiS meets Charlotte Church
  29. Our 50 Favourite UK Albums of 2015
  30. “A dying star fading into a pinpoint…”: DiS Meets The Dillinger Escape Plan
  31. “I don’t want to lose my mind again”: DiS meets Frightened Rabbit
  32. Live Review: Jeff Lynne’s ELO
  33. From Outliers to Arenas: Courage, Conviction, Inspiration and FOALS
  34. Travis: Album by Album with Fran Healy
  35. 20 things we learned at Eurosonic Noorderslag
  36. “I’ll be back in the office on Monday”: DiS meets Lush
  37. The Cautionary Tales of Zachary Cole Smith: DiS meets DIIV
  38. Latitude 2016: The DiS Review
  39. Dot To Dot 2016: Preview, Playlist and stage times
  40. Boys For Pele by Tori Amos: It’s Not About The Pig
  41. “Britpop came along and ruined everything”: DiS meets Saint Etienne
  42. Radiohead’s Kid A - the DiS re-appraisal
  43. Album Stream: Confessions of a Romance Novelist by The Anchoress
  44. Planet Gear: Minor Victories
  45. “You’re only given a gift once”: DiS Meets John Lydon
  46. DiS meets Courtney Taylor-Taylor of The Dandy Warhols
  47. At Swim, Dr Phil, and Keanu Reeves – DiS Meets Lisa Hannigan
  48. Don’t blame Radio 1: How an obsession with stats is damaging the UK Music Business
  49. Yello’s Track By Track Guide to Toy
  50. Live review: Radiohead, London Roundhouse, 28/05/16
  51. Lost Albums 2000-2015
  52. Panic Prevention: At the drink with Jamie T
  53. Interview: Bjork talks piracy, punk, Lady Gaga and Biophilia
  54. John Hammond and the Importance of Nurturing Musical Talent
  55. “I can’t watch a film unless it’s got Nazis in it”: Fat White Family’s Lias Saoudi speaks to DiS
  56. Planet Gear: Bombay Bicycle Club’s drums, guitars and studio set-up
  57. 89 Cover Songs - A Playlist
  58. The Friday Fangasm: The Dreaming by Kate Bush
  59. DiS meets Peter Hook: “Taking career advice from strangers is not to be recommended”
  60. TOBACCO’s Track By Track Guide to Sweatbox Dynasty
  61. An Evening With The Divine Comedy
  62. Where to start with… Jason Molina, Songs: Ohia and Magnolia Electric Co.
  63. DiS meets Willy Vlautin of Richmond Fontaine
  64. Jóhann Jóhannsson’s Track By Track Guide to Orphée
  65. “I don’t think we’re the best judges of ourselves”: DiS Meets Mudhoney
  66. Foals: “We’re going to get weirder and weirder”
  67. “Of course we miss Kim in a way”: DiS Meets Pixies
  68. U2 vs Coldplay - Battle of the Blands
  69. You Should Be Dancing: The Art Of The DJ
  70. The Orb’s Track By Track Guide to COW / Chill Out, World!
  71. The Brian Jonestown Massacre: enraging Anton, unintentionally
  72. Manic On The Streets of Swansea: Everything Must Go at 20
  73. DiS meets Pretty Girls Make Graves
  74. “Guitar music’s become a fucking museum”: DiS meets The Kills
  75. “I Have No Idea Where The Fuck It Came From” - Neil Young’s Tonight’s The Night at Forty
  76. “I still feel like a failure”: DiS meets Nathaniel Rateliff
  77. Rappers and Melody: An Analysis by Chilly Gonzales
  78. Suspect Package: How music clubs and subscriptions are changing music
  79. Best Case Scenario: DiS Meets dEUS
  80. “If anyone’s an institution in The Cult it’s Billy”: DiS meets The Cult’s Ian Astbury
  81. "If you do yoga you’re not a proper Christian”: DiS Meets Falco
  82. From Randy Newman To Death Cab: Keaton Henson’s Guide To His Favourite Heartbreak Songs
  83. “In many ways this feels like our first proper album”: DiS Meets American Football
  84. Live review: Muse, Manchester Arena, 08/04/16
  85. From The Basement On A Television: DiS talks to Nigel Godrich
  86. Our Town: Belle and Sebastian’s guide to Glasgow
  87. Something like Dadaism: Animal Collective discuss new album Painting With
  88. A Musical Lyonaissance: DiS Does Nuits Sonores
  89. 12 Things We Learned At Best Kept Secret
  90. The Darkside of Touring
  91. The Glasto Virgin: DiS Does Glastonbury 2016
  92. Primavera Sound 2016: the DiS review
  93. Part Of The Weekend Never Dies: The Evolution Of Soulwax
  94. The Friday Fangasm: Blue by Joni Mitchell
  95. NOS Alive 2015: the DiS review
  96. Great Escape 2016: 10 Must-Sees Beside The Seaside
  97. Songs From The Promised Land: DiS Does Tune In Tel Aviv
  98. What’s Going On? - How Belgium Saved Marvin Gaye
  99. Planet Gear: Gotye on the Lowrey Cotillion organ and Making Mirrors
  100. Headphones For Music Lovers
  101. On Stage With Nirvana by Everett True
  102. DiS Does End Of The Road 2016
  103. DiS Does Indietracks 2016
  104. “The UK is thoroughly depressing at the moment”: DiS Meets Editors
  105. Lou Reed: An Eu-lulu-ogy
  106. Golden Years: Was Music Really Better ‘Back In The Day’?
  107. The Diarrhoea of Modern ‘Culture’ – DiS meets Steve Mason
  108. Planet Gear: Behind the scenes at Ólafur Arnalds’ studio
  109. “We wanted to keep things feeling raw and real and live”: DiS Meets Lanterns On The Lake
  110. A Year To Remember: DiS Meets Meilyr Jones
  111. The violent death of rock music by Ben Myers
  112. Collectible Capitalism: Vinyl in the Age of Narcissism
  113. Interview: John Doran “It turns out that recording an audiobook can be very bad indeed”
  114. The Friday Fangasm: Script Of The Bridge by The Chameleons
  115. DiS Does V Festival (and has an existential crisis)
  116. “There is no such genre as female. It’s not a choice!”: DiS meets Kate Jackson
  117. Canon in the 1990s: From Spiritualized to Coolio, Regurgitating Pachelbel’s Canon
  118. United by emo’s Golden Age: a reminder of Rival Schools’ peers
  119. “I’m debating if I’m the astronaut or the appleman”: DiS Meets King Creosote
  120. 10 Shows That Shook 2015
  121. Planet Gear: Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats
  122. All A Boy Could Give: DiS Meets Marc Almond
  123. Articulate Silences, Ambient Sounds #29
  124. “Brexit is an absolute fucking shambles!” DiS Meets Biffy Clyro
  125. DiScover: Cabbage
  126. From Jeremy Corbyn to Skepta to ELO - Glastonbury 2016 Must-See List
  127. Gut Instinct: DiS Meets Belly
  128. Cosmosis 2016: The DiS Review
  129. Review: Damon Albarn’s wonder.land, National Theatre
  130. The Knife: Swedish purveyors of alien synergy
  131. Beth Orton ‘Kidsticks’ Album Track By Track
  132. “I try to keep every show like its own little album”: DiS Meets Kamasi Washington
  133. “There’ll definitely be another record”: DiS meets Minor Victories
  134. Live at Leeds 2016: the DiS review
  135. Alvvays: ‘We almost died one night, actually’ - DiS Does Singles 27.10.14