2015 Best of Lists from Around the Web: Part IV

It’s that time again. We gather best-of-2015 lists from around the web and provide links here. See Part I, Part II, and Part III.

A Closer Listen’s top 10 field recordings, top 10 experimental, top 10 drone, and top 10 ambient.

Francis Davis’s top ten jazz and more.

The Chicago Reader’s best jazz of 2015.

Tom Hull’s long list of best jazz of 2015.

The Wire’s top 50 releases of 2015, with samples.

Stewart Smith’s best jazz of 2015.