Everyone is a critic when it comes to music. Considering the vast array of genres and the wide variety of personal tastes, compiling any sort of “best” list quickly becomes an incredible task. So, instead of trying to flaunt our musical superiority or force a specific genre, the Montage staff has instead put together a list of personal favorites. The following is a group effort at compiling those CDs that we feel everyone should own, or at least listen to. Read, listen and enjoy.