Staff Picks: Best Of 2015

Staff Picks: Best of 2015
Staff Picks
1-5
  1. Thee Oh Sees
    Mutilator Defeated At Last
  2. Courtney Barnett
    Sometimes I Sit And Think...
  3. Uncle Acid & The Deadbeats
    The Night Creeper
  4. Chastity Belt
    Time To Go Home
  5. Kurt Vile
    B'lieve I'm Goin' Down
Staff Picks
6-10
  1. Kendrick Lamar
    To Pimp A Butterfly
  2. Father John Misty
    I Love You, Honeybear
  3. Low Cut Connie
    Hi Honey
  4. Viet Cong
    Viet Cong
  5. King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard
    Paper Mache Dream Balloon
Staff Picks
11-15
  1. JD McPherson
    Let The Good Times Roll
  2. Jason Isbell
    Something More Than Free
  3. Fuzz
    II
  4. Leon Bridges
    Coming Home
  5. Vince Staples
    Summertime '06
Staff Picks
16-20
Adam Tutty
Shipping/Receiving Manager
  1. Thee Oh Sees
    Mutilator Defeated At Last
  2. Dwight Yoakam
    Second Hand Heart
  3. Houndmouth
    Little Neon Limelight
  4. Courtney Barnett
    Sometimes I Sit And Think...
  5. White Fang
    Chunks
  6. J.D. McPherson
    Let The Good Times Roll
  7. Built To Spill
    Untethered Moon
  8. Langhorne Slim
    The Spirit Moves
  9. Chastity Belt
    Time To Go Home
  10. Ryan Adams
    1989
  11. White Fang
    Chunks
Andy Nelson
Vinyl Specialist
  1. Thee Oh Sees
    Mutilator Defeated At Last
  2. Kendrick Lamar
    To Pimp A Butterfly
  3. Mark Lanegan
    Houston
  4. Uncle Acid & The Deadbeats
    The Night Creeper
  5. Low Cut Connie
    Hi Honey
  6. Father John Misty
    I Love You, Honeybear
  7. Sufjan Stevens
    Carrie & Lowell
  8. Fuzz
    Fuzz II
  9. Shannon & The Clams
    Gone By The Dawn
  10. King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard
    Paper Mache Dream Balloon
Anna Robinson
Server, Easy Street Cafe
  1. Future
    Dirty Sprite 2 (DS2)
  2. G-Eazy
    When It's Dark Out
  3. Tame Impala
    Currents
  4. Vince Staples
    Summertime '06
  5. Drake
    What A Time To Be Alive
  6. Prof
    Liability
  7. The Weeknd
    Beauty Behind The Madness
  8. Young Thug
    Barter 6
  9. Kendrick Lamar
    To Pimp A Butterfly
  10. Big Sean
    Dark Sky Paradise
Atticus George-Andrejeski
Sales Clerk
  1. Viet Cong
    Viet Cong
  2. Thee Oh Sees
    Mutilator Defeated At Last
  3. Kurt Vile
    B'lieve I'm Goin' Down
  4. METZ
    II
  5. Kendrick Lamar
    To Pimp A Butterfly
  6. Chastity Belt
    Time To Go Home
  7. Protomartyr
    The Agent Intellect
  8. All Them Witches
    Dying Surfer Meets His Maker
  9. Shlomo
    Dark Red
  10. Yppah
    Tiny Pause
Chad Nave
Inventory Stocker
  1. King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard
    Paper Mache Dream Balloon
  2. Mark Ronson
    Uptown Special
  3. The Dead Weather
    Dodge & Burn
  4. J.D. McPherson
    Let The Good Times Roll
  5. Alabama Shakes
    Sound & Color
  6. Leon Bridges
    Coming Home
  7. Kurt Vile
    B’lieve I’m Goin’ Down
  8. Chastity Belt
    Time To Go Home
  9. Belle & Sebastian
    Girls In Peacetime Want To Dance
  10. Gov’t Mule
    Sco-Mule
Chris “Vinny” Avino
Store Manager
  1. Low Cut Connie
    Hi Honey
  2. Thee Oh Sees
    Mutilator Defeated At Last
  3. Tuxedo
    Tuxedo
  4. Father John Misty
    I Love You, Honeybear
  5. The Sonics
    This Is The Sonics
  6. Grace Love & The True Loves
    Grace Love & The True Loves
  7. Uncle Acid & The Deadbeats
    The Night Creeper
  8. Leon Bridges
    Coming Home
  9. Courtney Barnett
    Sometimes I Sit & Think, Sometimes I Just Sit
  10. Strange Wilds
    Subjective Concepts
Dasha Medeveda
Sales Clerk
  1. Thee Oh Sees
    Mutilator Defeated At Last
  2. Courtney Barnett
    Sometimes I Sit And Think...
  3. The Internet
    Ego Death
  4. Shannon & The Clams
    Gone By The Dawn
  5. Viet Cong
    Viet Cong
  6. Protomartyr
    Agent Intellect
  7. Strange Wilds
    Subjective Concepts
  8. Kurt Vile
    B’lieve I’m Goin’ Down
  9. Mark Lanegan
    Houston
  10. Battles
    La Di Da Di
Eli Bernal
Host/Barista, Easy Street Cafe
  1. Thee Oh Sees
    Mutilator Defeated At Last
  2. Fuzz
    II
  3. Free Weed
    Introducing
  4. Ceremony
    The L-Shaped Man
  5. Earl Sweatshirt
    I Don't Like Shit, I Don't Go Outside
  6. All Them Witches
    Dying Surfer Meets His Maker
  7. Vince Staples
    Summertime '06
  8. Courtney Barnett
    Sometimes I Sit And Think...
  9. Wimps
    Suitcase
  10. Graveyard
    Innocence & Decadence
Grady Tyree
Sales Clerk
Writer/Photos, Easy Street Online
  1. Leon Bridges
    Coming Home
  2. Alabama Shakes
    Sound & Color
  3. Shamir
    Ratchet
  4. Mark Ronson
    Uptown Special
  5. Metz
    II
  6. Ceremony
    The L-Shaped Man
  7. Tuxedo
    Tuxedo
  8. Failure
    The Heart Is A Monster
  9. Local H
    Hey Killer
  10. Health
    Death Magic
Iris Stroh
Manager
Easy Street Cafe
  1. Mutoid Man
    Bleeder
  2. High On Fire
    Luminiferous
  3. Uncle Acid & The Deadbeats
    The Night Creeper
  4. Black Breath
    Slaves Beyond Death
  5. Sandrider/Kinski
    Sandrider + Kinski
  6. Toe Tag
    Hide The Knives
  7. Addaura
    And The Lamps Expire
  8. Run The Jewels
    Meow The Jewels
  9. The Gods Themselves
    Pink Noise
  10. Theories
    Regression
Kaija
Barista/Bartender
Easy Street Cafe
  1. Chastity Belt
    Time To Go Home
  2. Wimps
    Suitcase
  3. Courtney Barnett
    Sometimes I Sit And Think...
  4. Uncle Acid & The Deadbeats
    The Night Creeper
  5. Shannon & The Clams
    Gone By Dawn
  6. Baroness
    Purple
  7. Theories
    Regression
  8. Black Breath
    Slaves Beyond Death
  9. Alabama Shakes
    Sound & Color
  10. Graveyard
    Innocence & Decadence
Lars Swenson
Sales Clerk
  1. Low Cut Connie
    Hi Honey
  2. King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard
    Paper Mache Dream Balloon
  3. Ryley Walker
    Primrose Green
  4. Kurt Vile
    B'lieve I'm Goin' Down
  5. Thee Oh Sees
    Mutilator Defeated At Last
  6. Mark Lanegan
    Houston
  7. Chastity Belt
    Time To Go Home
  8. Fuzz
    II
  9. Acid Tongue
    I Died Dreaming
  10. Wimps
    Suitcase
Mary Bruce
Bookkeeper
  1. Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats
    Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats
  2. Dwight Yoakam
    Second Hand Heart
  3. J.D. McPherson
    Let The Good Times Roll
  4. Bob Dylan
    The Best Of The Cutting Edge, 1965-1966: The Bootleg Series, Vol. 12
  5. Steve Earle & The Dukes
    Terraplane
  6. Dead Men Walking
    Easy Piracy
  7. Chris Isaak
    First Comes The Night
  8. My Morning Jacket
    Waterfalls
  9. The Sonics
    This Is The Sonics
  10. Larry Campbell & Teresa Williams
    Larry Campbell & Teresa Williams
Matt Vaughan
President
  1. Jason Isbell - Something More Than Free
  2. Thee Oh Sees - Mutilator Defeated At Last
  3. Beach Slang - The Things We Do To Find People Who Feel Like Us
  4. Petite Noir - La Vie Este Belle
  5. St. Germain - St. Germain
  6. Viet Cong - Viet Cong
  7. Father John Misty - I Love You, Honeybear
  8. Tame Impala - Currents
  9. Tuxedo - Tuxedo
  10. Shannon & The Clams - Gone By The Dawn
Rod Moody
Website & Social Media Manager
  1. Jason Isbell
    Something More Than Free
  2. The Sonics
    This Is The Sonics
  3. Kacey Musgraves
    Pageant Material
  4. New Order
    Music Complete
  5. Gary Clark Jr.
    The Story Of Sonny Boy Slim
  6. Laura Marling
    Short Movie
  7. Beach Slang
    The Things We Do To Find People…
  8. Sleater-Kinney
    No Cities To Love
  9. Mark Lanegan
    Houston
  10. Uncle Acid & The Deadbeats
    The Night Creeper
Scott Helgason
Barista/Bartender
Easy Street Cafe
  1. De Lux
    Generation
  2. Free Weed
    Introducing
  3. Lower Dens
    Escape From Evil
  4. Earl Sweatshirt
    I Don't Like Shit, I Don't Go Outside
  5. Thee Oh Sees
    Mutilator Defeated At Last
  6. Protomartyr
    The Agent Intellect
  7. The Soft Moon
    Deeper
  8. Sweet Jesus
    Shortwave Oracle
  9. Busy P
    Gypsy Life
  10. Ceremony
    The L-Shaped Man
Sean Dwyer
Sales Clerk
  1. Father John Misty
    I Love You, Honeybear
  2. Kendrick Lamar
    To Pimp A Butterfly
  3. Kurt Vile
    B'lieve I'm Goin' Down
  4. Sufjan Stevens
    Carrie & Lowell
  5. Car Seat Headrest
    Teens Of Style
  6. Courtney Barnett
    Sometimes I Sit & Think...
  7. Alex G.
    Beach Music
  8. Built To Spill
    Untethered Moon
  9. Hop Along
    Painted Shut
  10. Fuzz
    II
Stephanie Dorman
Server
Easy Street Cafe
  1. Big Sean
    Dark Sky Paradise
  2. Prof
    Liability
  3. Uncle Acid & The Deadbeats
    The Night Creeper
  4. Vince Staples
    Summertime
  5. Chastity Belt
    Time To Go Home
  6. Thee Oh Sees
    Mutilator Defeated At Last
  7. Earl Sweatshirt
    I Don't Like Shit, I Don't Go Outside
  8. Wimps
    Suitcase
  9. Fuzz
    II
  10. Courtney Barnett
    Sometimes I Sit & Think...