• Best of 2013

    10 Jan 2014, 00:02 by sharevari

    This is the list of my top 100 musical discoveries of 2013.

    2013 feels like the year when the 90s house revival finally broke through with the likes of Bicep, Disclosure, MK's comeback etc - personally I couldn't resist Disclosure's delicious and immaculately produced little garage nuggets. An overlooked, but brilliant 1990 Roger Sanchez production also found its way into my ears and onto place 17 of this chart. In other house news, relative unknown Steve produced such a pitch-perfect late 80s pastiche of an Inner City-esque vocal scorcher that it made it all the way up to place 4, and 3 Channels' deep house recombination of Esbjörn Svensson Trio and Double Exposure transcended the sum of its parts so exquisitely that it landed on place 14.

    This year furthermore saw a return to form for old favourites of mine, the Pet Shop Boys and Saint Etienne, both of which I'd more or less given up hope of ever releasing decent material again. …
  • My wishlist

    10 Oct 2012, 18:49 by SaturnOrion