The Night Shift’s Top 30 Albums of 2023!

22 December 2023 / by Luca Capone
Holiday Top 30 - Luca

This year, Met Radio is taking part in the time-honoured tradition of the year-end top ten list. Throughout the month of December, Met Radio staff and volunteers will be sharing their personal pop culture favourites from the year gone by. Visit the website every Monday, Wednesday and Friday to check out our best of 2023!   


It is your friendly neighbourhood Luca Capone here, producer and host of The Night Shift, a community radio program that has been rolling around for many moon and can be heard throughout Canada and America


As per my yearly tradition which has shapeshifted over time, I present my Favourite 30 Albums from 2023! All the releases that really seasoned my imagination with many spices and sonic sensations.


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I hope you find something you dig! This world always finds new ways to become cold and cruel, but good, unsullied music, cooked up by honest, fearless creators, will always warm my heart and remind me that there is always the possibility for amazing things to happen.


Whenever or wherever you are reading this, I hope you and yours are well, and I send good vibrations your way. Have a Happy New Year and all the best for 2024!


Zoon – Bekka Ma’iingan  


Alfa Mist – Variables 


N NAO – L’eau et les rêves


Nicole M Mitchell – Duo with Deer Isle 


Westelaken – I am Steaming Mushrooms  


SUN SUN – No Friends In Toronto  


respectfulchild – 更新 re:new  


Wednesday – Rat Saw God  


Colin Stetson – When we were that what wept for the sea    


POPULATION II – Électrons libres du québec   


Nico Paulo – Nico Paulo   


Nicole Rampersaud – Saudade  


Ora Cogan – Formless 


LAL – Spectacular  


feeble little horse – Girl with Fish  


Deerhoof – Miracle-Level  


Elisapie – Inuktitut  


Kali Horse – Some Type of Electric Lagoon  


TEKE TEKE – Hagata  


BART- Some Kind of Way   


Black Belt Eagle Scout – The Land, The Water The Sky   


sunsetter – the best that i can be  




Niecy Blues – Exit Simulation 


Sufjan Stevens – Javelin  


Geese – 3D Country 




poolblood – mole 


Jeremy Dutcher – Motewolonuwok  


Nabihah Iqbal – DREAMER