Bests and Essentials Lists

What's almost as fun as listening to music? Talking about music!

Our annual Best of the Year Listener Poll: Every year we ask you to tell us what music you've discovered and loved, and we tell you our personal favorites, too. We've also asked for your all-time Essential favorites in several forms. This works best as a dialogue, right?

The Best Of...

Poll results and staff faves by year.

FUV All-Time Essentials

Other fun stuff: