I usually pick really catchy songs for these lists, but this was the year of very sad music...
Two years in a row, my number one pick is someone's final recording.
10) Lay it On Me - Vance Joy
9) There She Is - Frank Turner
8) Song #3 - Stone Sour
7) Feel it Still - Portugal. The Man
6) The Gold - Manchester Orchestra
5) Half Delayed - Umphree's McGee
4) Feels Like Summer - Weezer
3) Dreams - Beck
2) World Gone Mad - Bastille
1) The Promise - Chris Cornell