Hey. Let’s take a trip to Brazil. This is a mighty fine psychedelic rock album. Enjoy Boogarins!
Boogarins – As Plantas Que Curam
Good evening. This splendid album by Dawn of Midi is a hypnotic mix of jazz and electronic music. Recommended listening. Enjoy!
Dawn of Midi – Dysnomia
Evening. The explosive new album by Thee Oh Sees is another keeper. This has been a great music week so far. Genre: garage rock. Enjoy!
(Oh, and this is recommended listening.)
(And the album cover is interesting too.)
Thee Oh Sees – Floating Coffin
Hi. This explosive, terrific album by Parquet Courts is recommended listening. Genre: garage rock/post-punk. Enjoy!
(Read a bunch of positive reviews here.)
(Note: I decided to label this as both 2012 and 2013 since it was first released last year, then released again this week.)
Parquet Courts – Light Up Gold
Howdy. So, here is my top 10 as promised. Please check out the playlist here and enjoy!
(Note: I’ll be away for some days. See you next week!)
10. Amelia White – Beautiful and Wild
09. Toy – Toy
08. Dan Deacon – America
07. Perfume Genius – Put Your Back N 2 It
06. Foxygen – Take The Kids Off Broadway
05. Bear in Heaven – I Love You, It’s Cool
04. Father John Misty – Fear Fun
03. Django Django – Django Django
02. Beach House – Bloom
01. Grimes – Visions
Hello again. This is the third part of my Top 40 Albums of 2012. I will be back with the top 10 tomorrow. Enjoy!
20. Lost in the Trees – A Church That Fits Our Needs
19. Chelsea Wolfe – Unknown Rooms: A Collection of Acoustic Songs
18. Alcest – Les Voyages de L’Âme
17. Frida Hyvönen – To The Soul
16. Hundred Waters – Hundred Waters LP
15. King Tuff – King Tuff
14. Frankie Rose – Interstellar
13. How To Dress Well – Total Loss
12. Chairlift – Something
11. Bowerbirds – The Clearing
Hi. Here is part 2 of my Top 40 Albums of 2012. Enjoy!
30. Social Studies – Developer
29. Ryan Teague – Field Drawings
28. First Aid Kit – The Lion’s Roar
27. Cat Power – Sun
26. Balmorhea – Stranger
25. Grizzly Bear – Shields
24. Patti Smith – Banga
23. Wild Nothing – Nocturne
22. Kap Bambino – Devotion
21. Taken by Trees – Other Worlds
Hello. Here we go. I’m finished tinkering with my Top 40 Albums of 2012 and here is the first part. The next two parts will be up tomorrow and the final part on Sunday. Enjoy!
(Note: This is the list as it stands at this very date. If I had done it one month from now it’s highly possible a number of albums would have been switched.)
40. Idjut Boys – Cellar Door
39. Tamaryn – Tender New Signs
38. Autumn Owls – Between Buildings, Toward the Sea
37. Sleigh Bells – Reign of Terror
36. Port St. Willow – Holiday
35. Porcelain Raft – Strange Weekend
34. Mac DeMarco – 2
33. Nachtmystium – Silencing Machine
32. Bob Dylan – Tempest
31. Anna von Hausswolff – Ceremony
Hey again. I just listened to the new Balmorhea album, which was added to Spotify for me today, and it’s pretty darn good. Recommended listening. Enjoy!
Balmorhea – Stranger
Howdy folks. The latest album by Chromatics, released back in March, looks like a very recent addition to the Spotify library. To be honest I had completely forgotten about this one, but it’s excellent for sure. Recommended listening. Enjoy!
Chromatics – Kill For Love
Hey again. The impressive debut album by UK band Toy is another very recent addition to the Spotify library. Genre: rock (indie/kraut/psych/shoegaze). Recommended listening. Read this review and enjoy!
(Note 1: I think it’s only available for European listeners for now.)
(Note 2: A couple of VERY notable new additions should be available everywhere tomorrow. I’ll write about them then!)
Toy – Toy
Hey. From a very recent Spotify update comes the excellent new album by Divine Fits. Genre: pop/rock. Recommended listening. Enjoy!
(US version will most likely be added later today)
Divine Fits – A Thing Called Divine Fits
Hey. Here you have my top 12 albums of 2012 at this very moment. Ask me again tomorrow and 2-3 albums may be changed. You can check out one sample song from each album in my latest playlist, Spotinews 063. Enjoy!
(And in case there are some new readers, click the album cover to get to the album in Spotify)
(In alphabetical order)
Alcest – Les Voyages de l’Âme
Amelia White – Beautiful and Wild
Beach House – Bloom
Bear In Heaven – I Love You, It’s Cool
Chairlift – Something
Django Django – Django Django
Father John Misty – Fear Fun
Frankie Rose – Interstellar
Frida Hyvönen – To The Soul
Grimes – Visions
Lost in the Trees – A Church That Fits Our Needs
Perfume Genius – Put Your Back N 2 It