Tuesday, December 17, 2013

best bits  
Sage the Gemini, "Gas Pedal"
Kanye West, "Black Skinhead"
Gesaffelstein, "Piece of Future"
DJ Rashad, "Only One"
Sage the Gemini, "Red Nose"
Boards of Canada, "Reach for the Dead" 
A$AP Rocky featuring 2 Chainz, Drake, Kendrick Lamar, "Fuckin' Problems" 
Ty Dolla $ign featuring B.o.B, "Paranoid"
My Bloody Valentine, "In Another Way"
Big Sean featuring Lil Wayne, Jheine Aiko, "Beware" 
Haim, "Honey & I"
Lorde, "Royals"
Children of Alice, "Harbinger of Spring" 
Daft Punk featuring Panda Bear, "Doin' It Right" 
Lorde, "Million Dollar Bills"
B.o.B featuring 2 Chainz, "Headband"
Peter Graham & Chris Lorenzo, "Dorothy's Forrest" 
Tyga featuring Rick Ross, "Dope"
Jay-Z, "Tom Ford"
John Foxx & the Belbury Circle, "Almost There" 
Sean Paul featuring Konshens, "Want Dem All"
Raven Felix, "Girl"
Dev featuring Sage the Gemini, "Kiss it" 
Chris Brown featuring Nicki Minaj, "Love More"
Lorde, "Team"
Chris Brown featuring Lil Wayne & French Montana, "Loyal"
TeeFLii, "This D"

best bundles 
Kanye West, Yeezus 
James Holden, The Inheritors
Young Echo, Nexus
Forest Swords, Engravings 
The Horrorist, Fire Funmania
The Knife, Shaking the Habitual
eMMplekz, Your Crate Has Changed
DJ Rashad, Double Cup
Gesaffelstein, Aleph 
Boards of Canada, Tomorrow's Harvest 
Moon Wiring Club, A Fondness For Fancy Hats ~ Soft Confusion 
The Focus Group, Elektrik Karousel
David Bowie, The Next Day
These New Puritans, Field of Reeds

bundles with good bits
Oneohtrix Point Never, Laurel Halo, Juana Molina, Connect_icut, Autechre, Katy Gately, Dinos Chapman, Ensemble Scalectrix, Matias Aguayo,The Haxan Cloak, Rashad Becker, Moine, FC Judd Remixes, Lucrecia Dalt...

best "new-old" bits + bundles
Daft Punk featuring Todd Edwards, "Fragments of Time"
Robin Thicke featuring Pharrell, T.I., "Blurred Lines"
Pulp, "After You (Soulwax Remix)"
John Foxx & the Belbury Circle, Empty Avenues
Arcade Fire, "Reflektor" 
Special Request, Soul Music
Logos, Cold Mission
Manix, Living in the Past 
Infestus, "Dopamine Rush"
Haim, Days Are Gone
Disclosure, Settle
Tame Impala, "Elephant" (2012, true, but still on the radio)

best old-new bundles 
Various, IPEM - Institute for Psychoacousticsand Electronic Music : 50 years of electronic and electroacoustic music at theGhent University
Laraaji, Celestial Music 1978-2011
Various, Trevor Jackson Presents Metal Dance 2 
Various, I Am The Center: Private Issue New Age Music In America 1950-1990
Jeff Keen, Noise Art
Mike Ratledge, Riddles of the Sphinx 
Otto Luening + Vladimir Ussachevky, Tape Recorder Music 
My Bloody Valentine, m b v
World of Twist, Quality Street
Footsie,  King Original Vol 2 
Various Germans, Elektronische Musik: Konkret - Instrumental - Vokal
Various Greeks, Works of Electronic Music 
Various Yugoslavians, Elektronski Studio Radio Beograda 
Lucien Goethals + Karel Goeyvaerts, IPEM 1963-73

food for thought 
Daft Punk, Random Access Memories

food for puke  
M.I.A.  "Come Walk With Me"
Paris Hilton featuring Lil Wayne, "Good Time"
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, "Ceiling Can't Hold Us"

"you fill me with... inertia" 
Julia Holter
Jake Bugg
           ~~~~and many more utterly evacuated from memory~~~