- 03 Jan 07
Annual article: Bright young things like Bob Dylan and Bruce Springsteen captured the HP critics’ hearts this year, though they somehow neglected Johnny Cash and Mark Lanegan...
Well whaddya know? The vote was spread wide this year, with no clear favourite to rival last year’s virtually unanimous winners Arcade Fire. It reflects the nature of the year’s best albums: no drop dead classics, no Astral Weeks or Deserter’s Songs to swoon over – but a selection of good to great records, many of them from the old guard.