Friday, December 17, 2010

10 for 2010

Rangers, Suburban Tours

Ariel Pink's Haunted Graffiti, Before Today

Gonjasufi, A Sufi and a Killer

Vampire Weekend, Contra

Oneohtrix Point Never, Returnal

Moon Wiring Club, A Spare Tabby at the Cat's Wedding

Actress, Splazsh

Die Antwoord, $O$

D.D. Denham, Electronic Music in the Classroom

Faust, Faust Is Last

the next 10

Jim Ferraro, On Air

Sun Araw, On Patrol

Woebot, Moanad

Mordant Music, MisinforMation

Lonelady, Nerve Up

Salem, King Night

Emeralds, Does It Look Like I'm Here?

These New Puritans, Hidden

Raime, EP

Toro Y Moi, Causers of This

another 10 for 2010

Terror Danjah, Undeniable

Various/Ostgun Ton, Fünf

Dolphins Into the Future, The Music of Belief

Pantha Du Prince, Black Noise

Various, Riddim Box: Excursions in the UK Funky Underground

Demdike Stare, Voices of Dust

Flying Lotus, Cosmogramma

James Blake, Klavierwerke

Darkstar, North

High Places, High Places vs. Mankind

these also served

Mount Kimbie, Crooks + Lovers; Ramadanman, EP; Ekoplekz Volume 1; Ghost Box Study Series 01 to 04; Warpaint, The Fool; Joanna Newsom, Have One On Me; Sun Araw, Off Duty; James Ferraro, Feed Me; Forest Swords, Dagger Paths; Baths, Cerulean; Rene Hell, Porcelain Opera; How To Dress Well, Love Remains; Hype Williams, Find Out What Happens When People Stop Being Polite, And Start Gettin' Reel; Shackleton, "Man on A String Part one and Two"/"Bastard Spirit"; Mark McGuire, Living With Yourself; Kingdom, That Mystic EP; Dylan Ettinger, New Age Outlaws; Autre Ne Veut; Sleigh Bells, Treat; Svpreme Fiend, "Deluge VIP"...

Various Artists, Bangs and Works Vol 1: A Chicago Footwork Compilation (Planet Mu)

10 tracks for 2010
Die Antwoord, "Jou Ma Se Poes In 'n Fishpaste Jar"
Ariel Pink's Haunted Graffiti, "Round and Round"
Lil Wayne featuring Nicki Minaj, "Knockout"
Far East Family, "Like A G6"
Girl Unit, "Wut"
James Blake, "Limit To Your Love"
Darkstar, "Gold"
Vampire Weekend, "Diplomat's Son"
Ramadanman, "Don't Change For Me"
Oneohtrix Point Never, "Preyouandi"

9 reissues for 2010
Method Actors, This Is Still It
The Advisory Circle, Mind How You Go(Revised Edition)
Shades of Rhythm, Shades of Rhythm
Belbury Poly,Farmer's Angle (Revised Edition)
Next Stop Soweto Volume 1: Township Sounds from the Golden Age of Mbaqanga
UB40,Signing Off
Tristam Cary, It's Time For Tristam Cary: Works for Film, Television, Exhibition & Sculpture
Walter Gibbons, Jungle Music: mixed With Love: Essential & Unreleased Remixes, 1976-1986
Kris Needs presents... Dirty Water: The Birth of Punk Attitude


well i was going to write some comments, honest.. scrawled down a bunch of notes... but time conspired against me. maybe i'll manage it shortly after Xmas. for now the blog shuts down for the festive season. merrie christmass one and all... and a happier new year.