• My top 10 albums of 2008

    20 Dic 2008, 23:03 de Ilmizs

    The year is coming to its end and all kinds of top album 2008 lists are popping out all over the web. Some are crap some are class. Regardless of to which of these categories this one belongs to, I decided, inspired by the flow, to do my own one from the best albums I have come up with released during the fine year of 2008. Maybe somebody will get some tips from this list or be inspired to do a list of his/her own. Anyway, no use keeping this secret. Here it comes.

    1. The Mountain Goats - Heretic Pride

    I actually only discovered this band this fall. It’s kind of surprising because they have been out there since the early 90’s. Anyway, I’m ever so happy I did eventually find them. I have been totally blown away with this band for the last few months. This album released last spring isn’t as as most of the previous works the band has done. The main man, John Darnielle, has added up some extra instruments and done a bit more rocking tunes than usually. …