Welcome to the long-playing highlights of the past year. Populated by an Eastern European gentleman with a luxuriant moustache, a woman in a giant egg costume and a group of apocalyptic Canadians.
You can view our pick of the year’s albums as chosen by Q's finest writershere.
10:38 AM | 18/12/2007
Grab a copy of Q330 now for the stories behind this year's best records
Watch the band exclusively performing a song inspired by a Francis Bacon painting for Recreate With Tate Britain
Q330 Caption Competition - Win! an amazing Fender Special Edition Jaguar Thinline guitar, worth £1500!
Just tell us what Morrissey is doing with this turkey in this month's contest...
Here's an exclusive peek at the band's 4AD session
Listen to Monday Morning mix of Hot Night Cold Spaceship, plus here's an interview with the poet
Q&a Metallica's Lars Ulrich - "We wanted to get away from the standard here we are getting massaged stuff"
The drummer on the band's recent 3D concert film Through The Never