KAMP's TOP TEN ALBUMS OF 2017

We've closed out another year here at KAMP Student Radio and over the last twelve months, we've jammed to a lot of music. 
Here are the best albums of the year as chosen by some of our beloved DJs. Did your favorite album make the list? 
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From all of us here at KAMP Student Radio, we'd like to thank all of our incredible promoters, staff members, DJ's, writers, and dedicated listeners and supporters for another amazing year as the University of Arizona's only (and best) student-run radio station. Check the schedule and tune in to your favorite shows with your favorite DJ's every week during the Fall and Spring semesters! KAMP Student Radio is open to all UA students, no experience necessary. Drop by the station! Let's talk music!

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Tatum Schranz - General Manager - Top 30 of 2017

  1. DAMN. - Kendrick Lamar
  2. A Moment Apart - Odesza
  3. “Feel It Still (Lido Remix)" - Portugal. The Man 

  4. “Better” - What So Not ft. LPX 

  5. DE MIM, PRA VOCÊ - Sango 

  6. “HUMBLE. (Skrillex Remix)” - Kendrick Lamar

  7. "Hot Drum" - Joyryde

  8. LAYERS LP - UZ

  9. "DADADADA [wukileak]" - Wuki

  10. “Like It’s Over (Ramzoid Remix)” - Jai Wolf

  11. "300K Followers [Bodak Yellow Remix]" - Mr. Carmack w/ Promnite

  12. “Be Ok Again” - What So Not ft. Daniel Johns

  13. “Stay For It” - RL Grime ft. Miguel

  14. “Babylon (Josh Pan x X&G Remix)” - Ekali

  15. C U L T U R E - Migos

  16. “Happy Place” - Alison Wonderland

  17. PARADIS EP - Project Paradis

  18. “Hollow” - KRANE x SLUMBERJACK

  19. “Ghost Voices” - Virtual Self

  20. A MOMENT IN TIME EP - DROELOE

  21. "Olé" - Dabow

  22. "Naked (SLUMBERJACK VIP)" - Alison Wonderland x SLUMBERJACK

  23. BIG FISH THEORY - Vince Staples

  24. "Go My Way" - Oski ft. The Arcturians

  25. SKIN COMPANION EP II - Flume

  26. "Drum" - Slow Magic

  27. “All Night (Louis the Child Remix) [Oneric Flip]” - Chance the Rapper

  28. "Territory" - Medasin

  29. "Mask Off (Refix ft. Reggie Couz)" - Boston Cherry x Uki

  30. X EP - JUDGE

 

Andrew Trujillo - Head Music Director - Top 10 of 2017
 

  1. The End (Live) - Black Sabbath
  2. Ceremony and Devotion (Live) - Ghost
  3. De Mysteriis Dom Sathanas Alive (Live) - Mayhem
  4. Day of the Gusano (Live) - Slipknot
  5. Dear Desolation - Thy Art Is Murder
  6. Forever - Code Orange
  7. Bloodlust - Body Count
  8. Nightbringers - The Black Dahlia Murder
  9. Ultu Ulla - Rings of Saturn
  10. Ashes EP - Sinsaenum
    Honorable Mentions
  11. Judas - Fozzy
  12. Heaven Upside Down - Marilyn Manson
  13. "Venom" (ft. Shakewell) - $uicideboy$
  14. DAMN. - Kendrick Lamar

 

Danielle Perry - Engineering Director - Top 10 of 2017

  1. All We Know of Heaven, All We Need of Hell - PVRIS
  2. After Laugher - Paramore
  3. Hopeless Fountain Kingdom - Halsey
  4. Lovely, Little, Lonely - The Maine
  5. As You Please - Citizen
  6. Waiting for Morning to Come - Being As An Ocean
  7. Palisades - Palisades
  8. Skin & Earth - Lights
  9. Last Young Renegade - All Time Low
  10. In Your Absence EP - Senses Fail

 

Alexis Walker - Programming and Heavy Fucking Metal Music Director - Top 11 of 2017

1. Flower Boy - Tyler, the Creator
2. 4:44 - Jay Z
3. The Lies We Tell Ourselves - Nothing More
4. Heaven Upside Down - Marilyn Manson
5. Totenritual - Belphegor
6. Colors - Beck
7. Dear Desolation - Thy Art is Murder
8. The End (Live) - Black Sabbath
9. Nightbringers - Black Dahlia Murders
10. Psychosis - Cavalera Conspiracy
11. Fallout - KRANE
 
 
Amanda Chesin - Production Director - Best of 2017 (Alphabetical Order)
 
  • Haim- "Something To Tell You"
  • Hippo Campus- "Landmark"
  • Kendrick Lamar- "DAMN."
  • Khalid- "American Teen"
  • Lorde- "Melodrama"
  • Misterwives- "Connect the Dots"
  • MUNA- "About U"
  • Paramore- "After Laughter"
  • SZA- "Ctrl"
  • Theo Katzman- "Heartbreak Hits"
  • Walk the Moon- "What If Nothing"
    Honorable Album Mentions:
    St. Vincent- "Masseduction"
    The Killers- "Wonderful Wonderful"
    Kehlani- "sweetsexysavage"
    Harry Styles- "Harry Styles"
    Computer Games- "Lost Boys Life"
    Honorable Song Mentions:
    Carly Rae Jepsen- "Cut to the Feeling"
    Dua Lipa- "New Rules"
    K.Flay- "Blood in the Cut" 
    Sir Sly- "High"
    Bleachers- "Don't Take The Money"

 

Andrew Boring - Alternative Music Director - Best of 2017 (Alphabetical Order)

Best Albums:
  • BIG|BRAVE - Ardor
  • Converge - The Dusk In Us
  • The Courtneys - II
  • Guerilla Toss - GTUltra
  • Kendrick Lamar - DAMN.
  • Lorde - Melodrama
  • milo - who told you to think??!!?!?!?!
  • Palm - Shadow Expert EP
  • Posse - Horse Blanket
  • Remo Drive - Greatest Hits
  • Richard Dawson - Peasant
  • Visible Cloaks - Reassemblage 

Best Songs:

  • Alvvays - Forget About Life
  • Carly Rae Jepson - Cut To The Feeling
  • Cende - What I Want
  • Courtney Barnett & Kurt Vile - Over Everything
  • Dirty Projectors - Up On Hudson
  • Frank Ocean - Chanel
  • Kendrick Lamar - DNA.
  • milo - sorcerer
  • Palm - Dog Milk
  • Porches - Country
  • Posse - Horse Blanket
  • SZA - Supermodel
 
Emily Beiser - Alternative Music Director - Best of 2017
 
  • Good For You by Aminé
  • Dedicated to Bobby Jameson by Ariel Pink
  • Somersault by Beach Fossils
  • New World Pregnancy by Boys Age
  • Saturation II by BROCKHAMPTON
  • Stay Forever by Cough Cool
  • Underwater Pipe Dreams by Inner Wave
  • Screen Memories by John Maus
  • Sketches of Brunswick East by King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard/Mild High Club 
  • The OOZ by King Krule
  • Rocket by Sandy (Alex G)