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  • Albums of the year 2008!

    4 Ene 2009, 14:29

    A few albums I haven't given enough time/haven't quite clicked yet about which make me feel guilty about their lack of inclusion:

    Silver Jews - Lookout Mountain, Lookout Sea
    Sun Kil Moon - April
    Frightened Rabbit - The Midnight Organ Flight
    Islands - Arm's Way
    of Montreal - Skeletal Lamping
    Wolf Parade - At Mt Zoomer
    Born Ruffians - Red, Yellow & Blue
    Portishead - Third

    Top five tracks of the year

    5. Frightened Rabbit - The Modern Leper
    4. TV on the Radio - DLZ
    3. T.I. ft Rhianna - Live Your Life
    2. 65daysofstatic - Dance Parties (both Distant & Mechanised)
    1. Why? - Fatalist Palmistry

    Top five albums from other years I started listening to in 2008:

    5. IAM - L'ecole du Micro D´Argent
    4. Hymie's Basement - S/T
    3. Saul Williams - Amethyst Rock Star
    2. The National - Aligator
    1. Why? - Elephant Eyelash

    My top 30 albums of the year:

    30. White Hinderland - Phylacerty Factory
    29. Elzhi - The Preface
    28. Bloc Party - Intimacy
    27. Johnny Foreigner - Waited Up Til it Was Light
    26. Subtle - ExitingARM
    25. Superman Revenge Squad - This is My Own Personal Way of Dealing With it All
    24. Flying Lotus - Los Angeles
    23. T.I. - Paper Trail
    22. She & Him - Volume One
    21. iForward, Russia! - Life Processes
    20. The Cool Kids - The Bake Sale
    19. Scarlett Johansson - Anywhere I Lay My Head
    18. For a Minor Reflection - Reistu Þig Við, Sólin Er Komin Á Loft...
    17. Feral Children - Second to the Last Frontier
    16. Clark - Turning Dragon
    15. Vessels - White Fields & Open Devices
    14. Johann Johannsson - Fordlandia
    13. The Tallest Man on Earth - Shallow Graves
    12. Black Milk - Tronic
    11. Justice - A Cross the Universe
    10. Max Tundra - Parralex Error Beheads You
    9. Mates of State - Re-Arrange Us
    8. Los Campesinos! - Hold On Now, Youngster.../about 75% of We Are Beautiful, We Are Doomed
    7. The American Dollar - A Memory Stream
    6. The Rural Alberta Advantage - Hometowns
    5. Wale - The Mixtape About Nothing
    4. Surrounded - The Nautilus Years
    3. Sigur Ros - With a Buzz in Our Ears We Play Endlessly
    2. TV on the Radio - Dear, Science
    1. Why? - Alopecia