• UO Now Playing: Best of 2015

    We've been obsessing over this list all year, playing figurative chess with all of its little pieces and intricacies, numbering and renumbering, adding and subtracting and listening our ears off to compile and share with you our favorite annual UO Now Playing mix. 

    So without further ado, here it is: UO Music's Beat Albums of 2015We hope you'll find some of your own favorites in this list, but more importantly, we hope you discover some artists and records that you may have missed this year. Haven't heard Neon Indian's newest? The bass-heavy soul sounds of Thundercat? Still unsure of what Noir Wave really is? Learn more about these records so much on the blog, read our interview with the #1 artist on our list, and shop our vinyl year-end essentials now