11. This Woman's Work - Kate Bush
From album Director's Cut
I'll admit, when I heard the premise of Director's Cut, I was worried. Then, when I heard the first single Deeper Understanding, I was indifferent, so I came to this album after the fact. While I don't believe any of Director's Cut betters the songs on the original albums, both Moments of Pleasure and this track are very interesting and, surprisingly, moving reinterpretations.
12. Sacrifice - Bjork
From album Biophilia
Despite the amazingness of its supporting tour, Volta made me feel like I’d never like a Bjork album again, especially after the inaccessibility of Medulla. Biophilia is an improvement, all wide spaces, technological innovation and clanging metals. …