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6. Jan. 2009, 4:21 von elbrownIn no particular order, because if I try to organize these it will take all night:
Bonnie "Prince" Billy--Lie Down In The Light
Okkervil River--The Stand-Ins
The Hold Steady--Stay Positive
The War On Drugs--Wagonwheel Blues
Madeline Ava--Film & Lentils
Los Campesinos!--Hold On Now, Youngster
The Gaslight Anthem--The '59 Sound
Nana Grizol--Love It Love It
Bon Iver--For Emma, Forever Ago
The Mountain Goats--Heretic Pride
A ton of good stuff came out this year. A lot of it has been left off this list simply because I haven't had time to pay it the attention it deserves. I still need to spend a ton of time with this year's Wolf Parade, Deerhoof, Tilly & The Wall, Spiritualized. The list goes on.
28. Dez. 2008, 7:12 von pitchwickAt the beginning of 2008, I was on trial for a felony. I avoided jail, worked and schooled myself full time, stole my oldest friend's girlfriend, bought and ate percocet by the hundred, campaigned for Obama and helped swing NC blue, swore off everyone and moved to New York and dealt with the recession in the two coolest neighborhoods ever, Williamsburg (Home) and Harlem (School/CCNY).
Throughout it all, I had my iPod on. The following is what I listened to as I completed my court appointed community service at a halfway house in NC, drove back and forth to the beach to get closer to the Sun, tried to ignore various crazy girls, completed my restaurant sidework stoned as shit, came down from coke nightly in the Burg, weathered a recession and rode the L and A trains semester long.
My year featured momentous events (for me) in the mountains, at the beach, in the suburbs and in the city. At various times, I thought of all of them as home. …
1. Dez. 2008, 0:23 von muteoffTo get ready for my end of the year list that I'll use for my radio show later in December, I thought I'd put together a list of the albums I've got already and ask for suggestions on any essentials I might have missed.
If you comment and tell me some awesome music, you win a prize. Not sure what...maybe if you want one of the albums in the list I'll up it for you.
The Accidental - There Were Wolves
The Airborne Toxic Event - The Airborne Toxic Event
The American Dollar - A Memory Stream
Annuals - Such Fun
Astronautalis - Pomegranate
Beach House - Devotion
Beck - Modern Guilt
The Black Angels - Directions To Seek A Ghost
The Black Keys - Attack & Release
Black Kids - Partie Traumatic
Black Mountain - In the Future
Blitzen Trapper - Furr
Bloc Party - Intimacy
Blood On the Wall - Liferz
Bon Iver - For Emma, Forever Ago
Brendan Canning - Something For All Of Us
David Byrne & Brian Eno - Everything That Happens Will Happen Today
British Sea Power - Do You Like Rock Music?
30. Nov. 2008, 16:11 von bibix678FLEET FOXES Fleet Foxes
FLEET FOXES Sun Giant
BON IVER For Emma, Forever Ago
J. TILLMAN Vacilando Territory Blues
POPULOUS WITH SHORT STORIES
Drawn in basic
BABY DEE Safe Inside The Day
EL GUINCHO Alegranza
THE WAR ON DRUGS
THE WALKMEN You & Me
PAAVOHARJU Laulu laakson kukista
VAIKO EPLIK JA ELIIT