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1 Jan 2011, 17:20 by no_conclusionOnce again, we asked some of our new favorite acts this year as well as some old darlings to share their ‘best of 2010’ picks with us.
We start off with Austin trio SLEEP ∞ OVER‘s favourites.
01. Games - Strawberry Skies (feat. Laurel Halo)
02. Silent Diane - Ship Set Sail
03. Twisted Wires - one night at the raw deal
04. Gatekeeper - optimus maximus
05. Silk Flowers - In Your Memory
06. Prince Rama - Summer of Love
07. Psychic Violence - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FZ160tJHVYE
08. S U R V I V E - Synthesized Patterns (omniverse)
09. The Weekend - Loft Music
10. Oneohtrix Point Never - Laser to Laser
29 Dec 2010, 05:32 by PayToCumI usually say something about every release but I’m running out of faux-witty things to say. A bunch of hipster records are on here this year, more than usual I feel. Agalloch, Surfer Blood, Beneath the Massacre, Sufjan Stevens (gets BL points for making a very weird record I did not anticipate), and Bomb the Music Industry! were on the cusp but didn’t quite make it. The Thermals and The Gaslight Anthem both released their worst yet still enjoyable records, Superchunk joined the ranks of Dinosaur Jr. of releasing an album after 10 years that wasn’t completely embarrassing, and I don't care that the Hunx and His Punx record is a compilation, it's going on the list. I didn’t listen to a record more high this year than Sun Araw’s, The Wonder Years released the best New Found Glory album since Catalyst, and Titus Andronicus probably put out the best album of the year. But I spent all of January, February and March walking the streets of New Brunswick listening to the Vampire Weekend’s Contra…
21 Dec 2010, 13:04 by archaetropinDylan Ettinger – City Light, City Streets (from New Age Outlaws, Not Not Fun, 2010)
S U R V I V E– Chemtrails (from Dark As Night, Bathetic Records, 2010)
Sleep ∞ Over - Your World Is Night (from s/t, 2010, Night People)
EMA – Mouth Like the Sun (from Little Sketches on Tape, Night People, 2010)
Robert Turman – Sattelitte (from Chapter Eleven, Hanson Records, 2010)
Keith Fullerton Whitman - Generator 7b (from Generator, Root Strata, 2010)
Bryter Lyter – Untitled (from Imprinted Season, Arbor, 2009)
Queen Victoria – Seance (from There Will Come Soft Rains, Stunned Records, 2010)
Blood on Tape – A Bao A Qu (from The Terror Of Solitudes, Stunned Records, 2010)
21 Dec 2010, 12:44 by clintcatalystO.K., so…Do any of you Ghost-Dronin’ Hex-Heads “guilty ov draggification in thee witch house” either reside in—or have a visit planned to—the Los Angeles area on Wednesday, January 26, Two Thousand & Eleven?
If yay, & mixing’s your thang, please give me a holler via
http://www.clintcatalyst.com ▴ ▴ ▴ (Click “Contact…”) ▴ ▴ ▴
& let me know how/where I can check out some of the aural alchemy you’ve been known to conjure.
✷ Likely Important Detail: The location has two turn-tables & a laptop input. In other words? No CDs. ✷
The event is being hosted by Rich Royal (L) & me (R), with special guest Zoetica Ebb of Coilhouse magazine
Photo by Brian Landes of RAF Photography;
Make-Up Artist Annah of www.belleface.com
(Said another way? If you have a problem with any of us, consider this your cue to stop reading—kthnx...)
19 Mar 2010, 18:59 by no_conclusionBathetic Records released a rad new limited edition 2xCS compilation with mini-booklet. It's a four-way split by oOoOO, SLEEP ∞ OVER, S U R V I V E and Terminal Twilight. Get Dark As Night here.
Sleep ∞ Over - Your World Is Night
oOoOO - NoShore
...And the other two Myspaces - Terminal Twilight, S U R V I V E.