The Complete Top 101 of 2016 List

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Photo of: That Dog Don't Hunt (#19 on the countdown)

So, you want to hear The Ghost’s Top 101 Songs of 2016 in its entirety, from #101 all the way to #1?  Not to fear, your wishes are coming true here.  The following is not only the list of songs, but The Ghost’s Spotify playlist of the entire countdown.  Merry listenings! John Earle Mainord, “The […]

The Ghost’s #1 Song of 2016

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It would be easily to string together a long list of concrete, factual statements as to how Cut Throat Finches could earn my #1 slot.  I don’t remember the exact number count of Ghosty Awards won by CTF, but it was large, and in notable categories like Best Album, Best New Act, Best Songwriter for […]

The Ghost 101 Countdown of 2016: #5-2

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So, you want to know what The Ghosts #1 song of 2016 was? Patience, grasshopper. We haven’t even begun the Top 5.  The four songs spotlighted today are more than worth your attention.  Each track has made a major impact upon The Ghost this year.  Hopefully, they’ve made an equally strong impact on you as […]

The Ghost 101 Countdown of 2016: #10-...

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Did you catch yesterday’s post featuring songs #20-11?  I did a recap of all the songs from #101 all the way up to #11.  Yes, that’s right, that list goes to 11. All cheesy Spinal Tap references aside, I encourage you to look here for your recap before beginning the bottom half of the Top […]

The Ghost 101 Countdown of 2016: #20-...

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Day by day, song by song, we’re getting closer to revealing The Ghost’s #1 song of 2016. You should be following along diligently, but in case you’re not, The Ghost will be nice and do a full recap of songs #101-21. Ready? Here we go… John Earle Mainord, “The Dam Gon’ Break” Sarah Sellers, “Gone […]

Matt Moseman (Edgewater), R.I.P.

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Yes, 2016 has been a painful year in regards to celebrity passing.  The new year began with the passing of Natalie Cole, followed by the death of David Bowie weeks later.  Just this week, the news of the deaths of George Michael and Carrie Fisher have added further to the sadness.  In between the aforementioned […]

The Ghost 101 Countdown of 2016: #30-...

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Another day brings us another ten songs closer to The Ghost’s #1 song of 2016.  I hope you’ve been keeping track, but if not, I’ll help you with a few recaps. First, click here to check out the bottom half of the countdown. Next, you can find songs #50-41 here. After that, check out yesterday’s […]

The Ghost 101 Countdown of 2016: #40-...

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I hope that everyone out there has had a fabulous Christmas weekend full of joy and love.  The Ghost also hopes that everyone is rested, refreshed, and recharged, because this week the countdown gets serious.  We’re about to enter the Top 40 portion of the countdown.  For the next three days (including today), The Ghost […]

Sunday Spotify 16: Christmas 2016

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As we speak, Santa is probably en route through America, giving toys to all the good boys and girls across the land. Mr. Claus is really good at delivering goods with his reindeer and elf friends, but he’s not much of a playlist maker. So while Santa is doing his thing, The Ghost will continue […]

The Ghost 101 Countdown of 2016: #50-...

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For #101-51, click here. For #50-41, look below. Giant Kitty, “Fascinator” Migrant Kids, “Let It Go” Tru Def, “All Year” Jane Ellen Bryant, “Twenties” The Phantom Sensation, “Red Gallows” NeonNoah, “Atlas” Bravo, Max!, “Clean Slate” Pale Dian, “Evan Evan” Matthew Gray, “This Is What I’ve Learned About Losing.” Bloody Knives, “Cystic” The Ghost will be […]

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