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  • In Photos of the Year: 2014 Special
  • Readers' Poll 2014: The Results
  • The 20 Best Tracks of 2014
  • The 20 Best EPs of 2014
  • In Photos of the Year: 2014 Special
  • Readers' Poll 2014: The Results
  • The 20 Best Tracks of 2014
  • The 20 Best EPs of 2014
  • In Photos of the Year: 2014 Special

    by The 405, 22 December 2014

    We're fortune to work with a supremely talented bunch of photographers who have played a huge part in shaping the site this year, and looking back over the images from the past 12 months was a pretty joyful experience, so well done them. [read more]

  • Readers' Poll 2014: The Results

    by The 405, 18 December 2014

    Last month we launched our Readers' Poll 2014. We said a lot about being democratic and that, getting your opinions rather than making anybody accept our own as gospel. And we're really glad that we did listen to you because, collectively, you've come up with quite a lovely list of music. [read more]

  • The 20 Best Tracks of 2014

    by The 405, 17 December 2014

    There's no real interesting way to say that there have been a zillion songs that have caught our attention this year. The new music we write about, feature, share with you, the random tracks we stumble across like rare beasts in the digital jungle of SoundCloud, our few hundred-odd Tracks of the Day. We amass each of them lovingly into a gargantuan collection like a deck of Pokémon cards. [read more]

  • The 20 Best EPs of 2014

    by The 405, 16 December 2014

    EPs, eh? These things aren't really mentioned all that much in the real world, in amongst the thickets of people, the majority of people most likely, whose top priority is not finding all the new music they can possibly find. Because when you do make looking for new music a priority, you'll come across a lot of EPs. [read more]