Aphoristic Album Reviews

Welcome to Aphoristic Album Reviews, where I discuss highlights from the last sixty years of popular music. I write album reviews, highlight my favourite albumsblog regularly, and make lists.

Recent Posts

The 10 Best Pet Shop Boys Songs

The 10 Best Pet Shop Boys Songs

ByAphoristicalNov 20, 20226 min read

Neil Tennant and Chris Lowe met in a hi-fi shop in Chelsea in 1981. Tennant had bought a Korg synthesizer and the pair bonded over their shared love of electro-pop…

Music Quiz: Albums with Title Tracks Removed

Music Quiz: Albums with Title Tracks Removed

ByAphoristicalNov 17, 2022

A few contestants scored full marks last week, in the 1972 #1 hits quiz. EclecticMusicLover scored the fastest time. This week’s quiz is album-oriented rather than song-oriented. You need to…

Switching from WordPress.com to WordPress.org – My Experience

Switching from WordPress.com to WordPress.org – My Experience

ByAphoristicalNov 15, 2022

In April 2021, some posts on this music website, like 10 Worst Songs of the 1980s and 10 Best Hit Songs of the 1980s, went vaguely viral. My traffic doubled…

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