Archive | October, 2010

Best from 2010

29 Oct

With the year coming to a close it’s time for my first cumulative best of list. Compared to last year (Phoenix, The XX, Passion Pit etc.) this year has been a lot less exciting – but that doesn’t mean there hasn’t been some good music. So here it is – my top 15 albums from the year.

Click the album art for original posts on the artists.

 

1. Two Door Cinema Club – Tourist History

Undercover Martyn:


2. Foals – Total Life Forever

Black Gold:


3. Broken Bells – Broken Bells

The High Road:


4. Morning Benders – Big Echo

Excuses:


5. Gorillaz – Plastic Beach

Some Kind of Nature:


 

6. Little Red – Midnight Remember

Rock It:


7. Jonsi – Go

Go Do:


8. Arcade Fire – The Suburbs

Sprawl II (Mountains Beyond Mountains):


9. Mumford and Sons – Sigh No More

Awake My Soul:


10. Vampire Weekend – Contra

Horchata:


11. Local Natives – Gorilla Manor

World News:


12. Hot Chip – One Life Stand

Alley Cats:


13. Geographer – Animal Shapes

Kites:


14. Sun Airway – Nocturn of Exploded Crystal Chandelier

Put the Days Away:


15. CEO – White Magic

Come With Me:


Sleeping Son Trois

27 Oct

Here is what the old man is dancing to lately…

James Yuill – Over the Hills:

Magenta Skycode – The Simple Pleasures:

Trembling Blue Stars – My Face For the World To See:

Sun Airway – Put the Days Away:

Kanye West

26 Oct

Foreign Love

23 Oct

Some really cool new here. Too tired to type, too tired to write. The music on this one is enough.

The Killers – Smile Like You Mean It (Madeon Remix):

James Yuill – On Your Own:

The Knocks – Dancing With The DJ:

Royksopp – I Wanna Know:

Because I Can

23 Oct

Sunopsis: Lily Allen meets Passion Pit meets Beach Boys

Body Language – You Can:

Body Language – Social Studies:

%d bloggers like this: