Jaye Jayle's (aka Evan Patterson of Young Widows) last album was 2018's No Trail and Other Unholy Paths, but he also had a busy 2019, with plenty of touring and the release of the non-album single "Soline," which is one of 2019's real gems. With the end of 2019 near, we asked Evan what his favorite albums of the year were, and he sent a list that includes Inter Arma, Chelsea Wolfe, FACS, Weyes Blood, Bill Callahan, Swans, Nick Cave, Kim Gordon, and more. They're not ranked, but he did pick one favorite. Check out his full list below.

Jaye Jayle's (Evan Patterson) Favorite Albums of 2019

The ten records from 2019 that I enjoyed most:

Bill MacKay - Fountain Fire
Inter Arma - Sulphur English
Chelsea Wolfe - Birth of Violence
FACS - Lifelike
HIDE - Hell is Real
Weyes Blood - Titanic Rising
Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds - Ghosteen
Swans - leaving meaning
Bill Callahan - Shepard in a Sheepskin Vest

Favorite record of 2019:

Kim Gordon - No Home Record