Counting down the best scores from 2015. It was a solid year for music from movies. We got epic action compositions, poignant dramatic arrangements as well as uplifting pieces. Enjoy these beautifully written scores.
It’s that time of year again for my year in review of music. It was a good year and it was tough getting down to 35 songs, but we got there. I have a few restrictions this year in order to make it easier so if you don’t see a song you think should’ve been on the list, there’s probably a reason for it. I have excluded:
- New versions of songs that were originally released in previous years e.g. Sia’s “Elastic Heart” which appeared on my 2013 list.
- Remixes of songs that were originally released in previous years e.g. Major Lazer’s “All My Love” which appeared on my 2014 list.
- Singles released in previous years but appear on 2015 albums e.g. Say Lou Lou’s “Everything We Touch” which appeared on my 2014 list.
Anyway, on we go! Continue reading
It’s that time of year again when I give my book reviews for the year. I substantially increased the number of books I read this year compared to 2014. I read about 40 books and countless short stories. I’ll mostly be reviewing books but you can see the full list of what I read here. Here we go!
Author: Fyodor Dostoyevsky.
Published: 30th Janurary, 1846.
Author: George Orwell.
Published: 17th August, 1945.
I decided to do a review of all the books I read in 2014 with a rating of each book. Note: there are spoilers throughout. I’m using my own rating system which is as follows:
10/10: Absolute classic/ Mind blowing/ life changing.
9/10: Amazing/ Superb.
8/10: Excellent/ Fantastic.
7/10: Great/ Enjoyable.
6/10: Good/ Solid.
5/10: Average/ Ok.
4/10: Disliked it.
3/10: Detested it.
2/10: Hated it with a passion.
1/10: Shouldn’t have been written/ Absolute Garbage.
I have included some novels I read University but excluded things like Anthologies. Although the list isn’t in order, you can find a full list of all the books I’ve read here: https://www.goodreads.com/review/list/27288351
Anyway, here are the books I read in 2014 by date: