Whereas last year, I already owned three of the tunes he selected for 2006, this year I already own five of the tracks listed. This, as my friend suggests, means that either (a) yes, I am getting cooler or (b) he's getting stodgier.
I think we all know what the answer is to that one.
Of the 19 tracks he selected for 2007 (the term "top ten" is used loosely), here are a few of the artists that are new to me and that I am looking forward to discovering:
Have I listed any of your favourites? Let me know what I'm in for...