Though I won’t be podcasting as much as I used to over the years, certain yearly traditions will continue including an upcoming conversation I will be having with friend and journalist Dan Solomon (of Texas Monthly). We like to go back 20 years to discuss and deconstruct a particular year in music. 1999 was every bit as strong of a year for music as it was for film as you’ll see by this preliminary list of titles I’ve come up with. An official list of favorites will be revealed on the V+V podcast in the weeks to come. Plenty more titles will come up but here are just a few that spring to mind.