We've said it before but we'll say it again: 2016 has been complete shit.
But despite all of the suck, 2016 has also produced some of the best music in a long time. At KROQ's Almost Acoustic Christmas, we asked some of your favorite musicians what album helped them get through this year.
blink-182's pick: We Got It from Here... Thank You 4 Your Service by A Tribe Called Quest
AFI's pick: Skeleton Tree by Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds
Jimmy Eat World's pick: Blanco by David Bazan
Bishop Briggs' pick: Coloring Book by Chance The Rapper
Bastille's picks: Malibu by Anderson .Paak and Blonde by Frank Ocean
The Head and The Heart's picks: Blackstar by David Bowie, You Want It Darker by Leonard Cohen, Why Are You OK by Band Of Horses
M83's pick: Walls by Kings Of Leon
Phantogram's pick: Three by Phantogram
Andrew McMahon In The Wilderness' pick: A Moon Shaped Pool by Radiohead
The Strumbellas' pick: Big Grrrl Small World by Lizzo
Joshua Dun of Twenty One Pilots' pick: California by blink-182