Readers Choice (December 2018)

October 2018 saw Janglepophub feature 203 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 1960’s onwards.

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

READERS TOP 20 (December 2018)

  1.    Orchids, The  –  Apologies (1988)
  2.    Bluebells, The  –  Cath (1983)
  3.    Dan Sweeney  –  Sweet Distractions (2018) 
  4.    Parsnip  –  Feeling Small (2018)
  5.    Orchids, The  –  I’ve Got A Habit (1988)
  6.    EggS  –  I Fell In Love (2018)
  7.    Orchids, The  –  It’s Only Obvious (1989)
  8.    Bubblegum Lemonade  –  The Great Leap Backwards (2016)
  9.    Mull Historical Society  –  Animal Cannabus (2001)
  10.    10000 Maniacs  –  Maddox Table (1987)
  11.    Teenage Fanclub  –  I Don’t Care (1997)
  12.    This Scarlet Train  –  Picture Frame (1987)
  13.    The Very Most  –  Scotland (2009)
  14.    Teenage Fanclub  –  Take The Long Way Round (1997)
  15.    The Catburgers  –  Holiday House (1988)
  16.    Lloyd Cole & the Commotions  –  Rattlesnakes (1984)
  17.    Life Without Buildings  –  Sorrow (2001)
  18.    Malcolm Middleton  –  Red Travellin’ Socks (2009)
  19.    Spiral Stairs  –  Dundee Man (2017)
  20.    The Muldoons  –  Lovely Things (2018)

 

OTHER FEATURED TRACKS IN DECEMBER 2018

 

  1.    A Sunny Day in Glasgow  –  Passionate Introverts (Dinosaurs) (2009)
  2.    Aberdeen  –  Byron (1994)
  3.    Aberdeen  –  Sink or Float (2001)
  4.    Aberfeldy  –  Vegetarian Restaurant (2003)
  5.    Admiral Fallow  –  Squealing Pigs (2010)
  6.    Allo Darlin  –  Wu Tang Clan (2011)
  7.    Altered Images  –  Faithless (1981)
  8.    Article 58  –  Event to Come (1981)
  9.    Aztec Camera  –  Just Like Gold (1981)
  10.    Aztec Camera  –  Oblivious (1983)
  11.    Aztec Camera  –  The Boy Wonders (1983)
  12.    Aztec Camera  –  Walk Out To Winter (1983)
  13.    Aztec Camera  –  All I Need is Everything (1984)
  14.    Aztec Camera  –  Killermont Street (1987)
  15.    Ballboy  –  I Hate Scotland (2001)
  16.    Ballboy  –  Avante Garde Music (2002)
  17.    Ballboy  –  There Are Only Inches Between Us, But There Might As Well Be  Mountains And Trees (2004)
  18.    Ballboy  –  Songs For Kylie  (2009)
  19.    Bats, The  –  Western Isles (2010)
  20.    Belle and Sebastian  –  A Century of Fakers (1997)
  21.    Belle and Sebastian  –  String Bean Jean (1997)
  22.    Belle and Sebastian  –  The Boy With the Arab Strap (1998)
  23.    Belle and Sebastian  –  I Fought in a War (2000)
  24.    Beta Band, The  –  Dry The Rain (1997)
  25.    Beta Band, The  –  She’s The One (1998)
  26.    Biff Bang Pow  –  Ice Cream Machine (1988)
  27.    Big Gun, The  –  Heard About Love (1986)
  28.    Bluebells, The  –  I’m Falling (1984)
  29.    BMX Bandits  –  E102 (1986)
  30.    BMX Bandits  –  Serious Drugs (1992)
  31.    Boy Hairdressers, The  –  Tidal Wave (1987)
  32.    Boy Hairdressers, The  –  Golden Showers (1987)
  33.    Byrds. The  –  Wild Mountain Thyme (1966)
  34.    California Snow Story  –  Outliers (2016)
  35.    Camera Obscura  –  Keep it Clean (2004)
  36.    Camera Obscura  –  Razzle Dazzle Rose (2006)
  37.    Camera Obscura  –  Lloyd, I’m Ready to be Heartbroken (2006)
  38.    Camera Obscura  –  French Navy (2009)
  39.    Camera Obscura  –  Do It Again (2013)
  40.    Cathode Ray, The  –  This Force of Nature (2015)
  41.    Church Grims, The  –  Mr Watt Said (1991)
  42.    Cleaners From Venus  –  Albion’s Daughter (1986)
  43.    Close Lobsters  –  Going to Heaven to See if it Rains (1986)
  44.    Close Lobsters  –  Never Seen Before (1986)
  45.    Close Lobsters  –  A Prophecy (1987)
  46.    Close Lobsters  –  From This Day On (1988)
  47.    Clouds, The  –  Get out of My Dreams (1987)
  48.    Clouds, The  –  Tranquil (1987) 
  49.    Cosmic Rough Riders  –  Melanie (2001)
  50.    Cosmic Rough Riders  –  Revolution in the Summertime (2001)
  51.    Courtney Barnett  –  Scotty Says (2014)
  52.    Daniel Wylie  –  The Grapevine (2003)
  53.    Danny Wilson  –  The Second Summer of Love (1989)
  54.    Degrassi  –  Emerald City (2002)
  55.    Del Amitri  –  Hammering Heart (1985)
  56.    Del Amitri  –  Kiss This Thing Goodbye (1989)
  57.    Del Amitri  –  Always The Last To Know (1992)
  58.    Delgadoes, The  –  Everything Goes Around The Water (1998)
  59.    Delgados, The  –  Coming in From the Cold (2002)
  60.    Delgados, The  –  Hate is all You Need (2003)
  61.    Eugenius  –  Flame On (1992)
  62.    Emma Pollock  –  Acid Test (2007)
  63.    Ewan Cruickshank  –  Dreams feat Siobhan Wilson (2017)
  64.    Fire Engines  –  Candyskin (1981)
  65.    Friends Again  –  State of Art (1983)
  66.    Friends Again –  Sunkissed (1983)
  67.    Geneva  –  Tranquilizer (1997)
  68.    Ghost Dance Collective  –  Byrd Man (2018)
  69.    Golden Dawn, The  –  George Hamilton’s Dead (1989)
  70.    Groovy Little Numbers, The  –  You Make My Head Explode (1987)
  71.    Hermit Crabs, The  –  Feel Good Factor (2006)
  72.    Jacobites  –  Hearts Are Like Flowers (1985)
  73.    James Dean Driving Experience  –  Sean Connery (1990)
  74.    James King and the Lonewolves  –  Texas Lullaby (1983)
  75.    James Kirk  –  Cardboard Castles (2003)
  76.    January  –  All Time (2000)
  77.    Jasmine Minks, The  –  What’s Gone Wrong (1984)
  78.    Jasmine Minks, The  –  Where the Traffic Goes (1984)
  79.    Jasmine Minks, The  –  Cold Heart (1985)
  80.    Jesus and Mary Chain, The  –  Some Candy Talking (1986)
  81.    Jesus and Mary Chain, The  – Why’d You Want Me? (1992)
  82.    Jesse Garon & the Desperados  –  Splashing Along (1986)
  83.    Kid Canaveral  –  Smash Hits (2007)
  84.    Josef K  –  Radio Drill Time (1980)
  85.    Josef K  –  Chance Meeting (1981)
  86.    Josef K  –  Endless Soul (1981)
  87.    Josek K –  Sorry For Laughing (1981)
  88.    Life Without Buildings  –  The Leanover (2000)
  89.    Linden  –  Rest and be Thankful (2015)
  90.    Lloyd Cole & the Commotions  –  Rattlesnakes (1984)
  91.    Loch Lomond  –  Elephants and Little Girls (2011)
  92.    Long Fin Killie  –  Hollywood Gem (1995)
  93.    Mackenzies  –  Dogs Breakfast (1986)
  94.    Marmalade  –  I See the Rain (1967)
  95.    Meat Whiplash  –  Don’t Slip Up (1985)
  96.    Mogwai  –  Cody (1999)
  97.    Mogwai  –  George Square Thatcher Death Party (2011)
  98.    Mogwai  –  Glasgow Mega Snake (2006)
  99.    Mogwai  –  Hugh Dallas (2014)
  100.    Motorcycle Boy, The  –  Big Rock Candy Mountain (1987)
  101.    Mountain Goats, The  –  Going to Scotland (1996)
  102.    Nectarine No 9  –  This Arsehole’s Been Burned Too Many Times Before (1994)
  103.    Neil Milton  –  Bridge Will Burn (2018)
  104.    Nice Man  –  Fallin In Luv (2002)
  105.    Orange Juice  –  Blue Boy (1980)
  106.    Orange Juice  –  Simply Thrilled (1980)
  107.    Orange Juice  –  Consolation Prize (1982)
  108.    Orange Juice  –  Felicity (1982)
  109.    Orange Juice  –  I Can’t Help Myself (1982)
  110.    Orange Juice  –  Wan Light (1982)
  111.    Orange Juice  –  Intuition Told Me (1981)
  112.    Orchids, The  –  Caveman (1988)
  113.    Parliamo  –  Lucy (2018)
  114.    Pastels, The  –  Heavens Above (1982)
  115.    Pastels, The  –  Something Going On (1983)
  116.    Pastels, The  –  Truck, Train, Tractor (1986)
  117.    Pastels, The  –  Coming Through (1987)
  118.    Pastels, The  –  Check My Heart (2013)
  119.    Paul Haig  –  Something Good (1989)
  120.    Pavement  –  I Love Perth (1995)
  121.    Popinjays  –  Vote Elvis (1990)
  122.    Post  –  Monument to a Lost Cause (2012)
  123.    Primal Scream  –  All Fall Down (1985)
  124.    Primal Scream  –  It Happens  (1985)
  125.    Primal Scream  –  Velocity Girl (1986)
  126.    Primary 5, The  –  I’ll Lay You Down (2005)
  127.    Relations, The  –  Big Mans Shoes (1985)
  128.    Revolving Paint Dream, The  –  Sun, Sea, Sand (1988)
  129.    Robert Scott  –  Lazy Boy (2014)
  130.    Robert Wyatt  –  Shipbuilding (1982)
  131.    Rote Kapelle  –  Fire Escape (1988)
  132.    Roy Moller  –  Downstate Update (2011)
  133.    Scars  –  All About You (1981)
  134.    Scott and Charlene’s Wedding  –  Don’t Bother Me (2016)
  135.    Scottish Polis Inspectors  –  The Wolf is on the Hill (2013)
  136.    Secret Goldfsh, The  –  Dandelion Milk Summer (1997)
  137.    Shop Assistants  –  Something to Do (1984)
  138.    Shop Assistants  –  Caledonian Road (1986)
  139.    Shop Assistants  –  Somewhere In China (1986)
  140.    Shop Assistants  –  Train From Kansas City (1986)
  141.    Siobhan Wlson  –  All Dressed Up (2012)
  142.    Siobhan Wilson  –  Somewhere in My Heart (2015)
  143.    Sons and Daughters  –  Red Receiver (2005)
  144.    Soup Dragons, The  – Hang Ten (1986)
  145.    Soup Dragons, The  –  Soft as Your Face (1987)
  146.    Soup Dragons, The  –  Head Gone Astray (1987)
  147.    Spearmint  –  Scottish Pop (2001)
  148.    Speedboat  –  Satellite Girl (1997)
  149.    Spinning Coin  –  Metronome River (2017)
  150.    Spinning Coin  –  Raining on Hope Street (2017)
  151.    Spinning Coin  –  Sleepless (2017)
  152.    Spook School  –  I Don’t Know (2013)
  153.    Spook School, The  –  You Make It Sound So Easy (2013)
  154.    Superstar  –  Everyday I Fall Apart (1997) 
  155.    Teenage Fanclub  –  December (1991)
  156.    Teenage Fanclub  –  Is This Music? (1991)
  157.    Teenage Fanclub  –  Escher (1993)
  158.    Teenage Fanclub  –  Between Us (1995)
  159.    Teenage Fanclub –  Don’t Look Back (1995)
  160.    Teenage Fanclub  –  Sparky’s Dream (1995)
  161.    Teenage Fanclub  –  Verismilitude (1995)
  162.    Teenage Fanclub  –  Discolite  (1997)
  163.    Teen Canteen  –  Honey (2013)
  164.    Urusei Yatsura  –  Fake Fur (1998)
  165.    Thanes, The  –  Hey Girl (Look What You’ve Done) (1988)
  166.    This Poison  –  I’m Not A(sking (1987) 
  167.    Trashcan Sinatras, The  –  Obscurity Knocks (1990)
  168.    Trashcan Sinatras, The  –  Only Tongue Can Tell (1990)
  169.    Travis  –  Coming Around (2000)
  170.    Travis  –  Pipe Dreams (2001)
  171.    Twilight Sad, The  –  And She Would Darken The Memory (2007)
  172.    Vacation Boys  –  Don’t (2018)
  173.    Vaselines, The  –  Rory Rides Me Raw (1987)
  174.    Vaselines, The  –  Son of a Gun (1987)
  175.    Wake, The  –  Favour (1982)
  176.    Wake, The  –  Spectre (1987)
  177.    Waterboys, The  –  And a Bang on the Ear (1989)
  178.    Wedding Present, The  –  Heather (1993)
  179.    Wee Cherubs, The  –  Dreaming (1984) 
  180.    Withered Hand  –  Horsehoe (2014)
  181.    Woodenbox  –  Life Decays (2015)
  182.    Woodpigeon –  My Denial In Argyle (2011)
  183.    Wozniak  –  New Hampshire (2013)

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