Here’s where to see who voted for what and how the points got divvied up.
The Reader polled dozens of critics to arrive at an absolutely indisputable ranked list of several hundred records that will definitely not start any arguments.
This week’s Chicagoan is Nev Jones, DePaul University psychology doctoral student and founder of Chicago Hearing Voices.
A new dead-tree-only black-metal zine, plus debuts from Scoundrel and Moral Void
Excellent local posthardcore group Coping is dead, but its debut album is finally here
Notable local releases, “demon bass,” revenge-minded songwriters, and more
Braid stays reunited for a tour and an album, love blooms in Bonnie “Prince” Billy’s band, and more