Top 50 Albums of 2016 (Honourable Mentions)

I listened to a lot of music in 2016, and I loved a hell of a lot of it. Here is a quick roundup of some albums that I seriously enjoyed this year, but not quite enough to crack my top 50.  If you haven’t checked out any of these records, please do when you have an opportunity- they’re certainly worth a shot! A.B. Original – … Continue reading Top 50 Albums of 2016 (Honourable Mentions)

The Friday Five – vol. 1

Here is the first edition of a semi-regular feature of The Off Beat where I provide a playlist of five tracks that have either resonated with me during the week or others that I have continued to play on repeat. Some will be old, some will be new, but I hope you find something here that you enjoy. Leonard Cohen – ‘Dance Me to the End … Continue reading The Friday Five – vol. 1