October 2018 Readers Choice

October 2018 saw Janglepophub feature 109 tracks on our album reviews / #dailyjanglepop series and on our various social media sites. These covered a vast array of janglepop nuanced tracks from the 980/00/10’s.

The Readers Choice Top 20 (see below) is decided purely by the 7 day engagement rates of the janglepophub readership on our various social media sites, including blog link clicks.


The remaining 89 ‘other featured tracks’ are listed purely in alphabetical order and include a cracking mixture of janglepop from all decades…..ENJOY !!!

For the first time a Mixcloud playlist is included below so that you can enjoy the Top 20 in one glorious listen! Enjoy !

Readers Choice Top 20 (October 2018)

  1.    The BV’s  –  Every Story Is A Ghost Story (2018)  
  2.    Alpine Subs – Gutted (2018)  
  3.    Sharesprings  –  Paraparlor (2018)  
  4.    Seventeen Years Old and Berlin Wall  –  Scene (2018)
  5.    The Field Mice –  September’s Not So Far Away (1991) 
  6.    REPO FAM  –  Skip to my Lou (2018)
  7.    Morrissey  –  Spring-Heeled Jim (1995)
  8.    Tennis Club  –  Vodkas (2018)
  9.    Airport  –  Candy Cane (2018)
  10.    The Wedding Present   –  Broken Bow (2016)
  11.    Go-Betweens, The  –  Wait Until June (1988) 
  12.    National Carpet  –  Her Blue Eyes (2006)
  13.    Comet Gain  –  Wait Til December (2014)
  14.    Teenage Fanclub  –  December (1991)
  15.    Trash Can Sinatras  –  January’s Little Joke (2006) 
  16.    Tallies  –  Mother (2018)
  17.    Young Scum  –  Autumn August (2015) 
  18.    Everly Brothers, The  –  June is as Cold as December (1966)
  19.    The June Brides  –  A January Moon (2012)
  20.    James Dean Driving Experience  –  Clearlake Revisited (1989) 

Mixcloud Playlist of Top 20 below:

https://www.mixcloud.com/widget/iframe/?hide_cover=1&light=1&feed=%2Fdarrin-lee2%2Freaders-choice-top-20-october-2018%2F

All other tracks featured in October 2018

  1.   6ths, The  –  Winter in July (2017)
  2.   Airliner  –  The Last Days of August (2003)
  3.   Airport  –  Line by Line (2018)  
  4.   American Music Club  –  If I Had a Hammer (1993)
  5.   An April March  –  Hundreds and Thousands (1995)
  6.   Apartments, The  –  September Skies (2015)
  7.   Archers of Loaf   –  Plumbline (1993)
  8.   Beirut  –  Elephant Gun (2007)
  9.   Bascinets, The  –  Harold In Conversation (2018)
  10.   Bascinets, The  –  Bikes (2018)
  11.   Bats, The  –  Single File (2010)
  12.   Beeches  –  Arrow (2018)
  13.   Bessie Smith  –  Nino (2018)
  14.   Big Star  –  September Girls (1974)
  15.   Chills, The  –  February (2018)
  16.   Breeders, The  –  Divine Hammer (1993)
  17.   Chills, The  –  Flamethrower (1982)
  18.   Clean, The  –  Big Soft Punch (1990)
  19.   Cosmic Rough Riders  –  The Gun Isn’t Loaded (2000)
  20.   Daggermen, The  –  Dagger n My Mind (1986)
  21.   Decemberists, The  –  July, July (2002)
  22.   Desert Wolves, The  –  November (2000)
  23.   Doublehappys  –  Needles and Plastic (1992)
  24.   East River PIpe  –  I Bought a Gun in Irvington (2003)
  25.   Essex Green, The  –  January Says (2018)
  26.   Felt  –  September Lady (1986)
  27.   Felt  –  Down an August Path (1989)
  28.   Galaxie  500  –  4th of July (1990)
  29.   Game Theory  –  Crash Into June (1986)
  30.   Gigolo Aunts  –  Gun (1993)
  31.   Gits, The  –  December (1988)
  32.   Go Betweens, The  –  Arrow in a Bow (1982)
  33.   Go Betweens, The  –  Hammer the Hammer (1982)
  34.   Go Betweens, The  –  Bow Down (1986)
  35.   Greatest Lakes  –  Everything/Everyone (2018)
  36.   Gun Club, The  –  Sex Beat (1981)
  37.   Hangabouts, The  –  November (2014)
  38.   Heavenly  –  Sort of Mine (1992)
  39.   Hello Lisa  –  Hundred Lives (2018)
  40.   Hello Lisa  –  Way Too (2018)
  41.   House of Love  –  Loneliness is a Gun (1988)
  42.   Ida  –  August Again (1996)
  43.   James Dean Driving Experience  –  Clearlake Revisited (1989)
  44.   Jeremy Gluck With Nikki Sudden & Rowland S Howard  –  April North (1987)
  45.   Jesus and Mary Chain, The  –  April Skies (1987)
  46.   Jesus and Mary Chain, The  –  Blues from a Gun (1989)
  47.   La’s, The  –  Son of a Gun (1990)
  48.   Loose Tooth  –  Butterknife (2018)
  49.   Machine Gun Feedback  –  Let’s Start Pretending (1991)
  50.   Madder Rose  –  Drop a Bomb (1994)
  51.   Mazes  –  Bowie Knives (2011)
  52.   McCarthy  –  Get a Knife Between Your Teeth (1990)
  53.   Merrymakers, The  –  April’s Fool (1998)
  54.   Microdisney  –  Bullwhip Road (1987)
  55.   Mission of Burma  –  That’s When I Reach For My Revolver (1981)
  56.   Morrissey  –  November Spawned A Monster (1990)
  57.   Mutton Birds, The  –  April (1996)
  58.   National  Carpet  –  I Do (2006)
  59.   Number One Cup  –  Divebomb (1995)
  60.   Omni  –  Plane (2016)
  61.   Pale Saints  –  Little Hammer (1990)
  62.   Pellys, The  –  Shiny Things (2016)
  63.   Piano Magic  –  Artists Girls (2000)
  64.   Polaris  –  Waiting For October (1999)
  65.   Real Estate  –  April’s Song (2014)
  66.   Records, The  –  Starry Eyes (1978)
  67.   R.E.M  –  Catapult (1983)
  68.   Revolver  –  Since Yesterday (1992)
  69.   Rodney Allen  –  Cupid’s Bow (1987)
  70.   Rolling Blackouts Coastal Fever  –  The Hammer (2018)
  71.   Rose Elinor Dougall  –  May Holiday (2010)
  72.   Simon & Garfunkel  –  April Come She Will (1965)
  73.   Sodastream  –  Warm July (2006)
  74.   Squire  –  September Gurls (1984)
  75.   Stars of Heaven, The  –  Never Saw You (1986)
  76.   Tallies  –  Beat The Heat (2018)
  77.   Thurston Moore  –  January (2018)
  78.   Trembling Blue Stars  –  Two Octobers (1996)
  79.   Trembling Blue Stars  –  November Starlings (2007)
  80.   Unwound  –  October All Over (2001)
  81.   Vaselines, The  –  Son of a Gun (1987)
  82.   Vulgar Boatmen, The  –  23rd of September (1992)
  83.   Wannadies, The  –  Love In June (1995)
  84.   Wave Pictures, The – January and December (2008)
  85.   Weather Prophets, The  –  I Saw the Light (1989)
  86.   Widdershins  –  Chainsaw (1989)
  87.    X  –  4th of July (1987)
  88.   XTC – Melt the Guns (1982)
  89.   Yo La Tengo  –  Blue/Green Arrow (1996)

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