Each year the Recording Academy gives out the Grammy Awards in a ceremony that is often a mixed bag of serious talent and pop culture pablum. Do not despair. There are lots of great artists receiving recognition, though they might not all make the stage. The following links will bring you to previous Banner reviews of this year’s nominated albums. Use the comment section to let us know if you agree with our reviewers or to share any albums you think are worthy of nomination.
1989 by Taylor Swift Didn’t He Ramble by Glen Hansard How Big, How Blue, How Beautiful by Florence & the Machine How Can It Be by Lauren Daigle Love Ran Red by Chris Tomlin Monterey by The Milk Carton Kids Neon Steeple by Crowder Rachmaninoff: All-Night Vigil by Phoenix Chorale and Kansas City Chorale Render by Roomful of Teeth Saints and Sinners by Matt Maher Servant of Love by Patty Griffin Something More Than Free by Jason Isbell Sound & Color by Alabama Shakes This Is Not a Test by Tobymac