Hi again. And here’s the final part, my top 10 albums of 2013. Enjoy!

(Note: See you again in 2014! I will at least continue with the blog for the first couple of months. Then we’ll see what happens.)

(Playlist for this list here.)

DeerhunterNo JoyNedelle TorrisiMikal CroninLisa GermanoJames BlakeHarper SimonYo La TengoGirls NamesTorres

10. Deerhunter – Monomania
09. No Joy – Wait to Pleasure
08. Nedelle Torrisi – Nedelle Torrisi
07. Mikal Cronin – MCII
06. Lisa Germano – No Elephants
05. James Blake – Overgrown
04. Harper Simon – Division Street
03. Yo La Tengo – Fade
02. Girls Names – The New Life
01. Torres – Torres

Hey. Here’s the second part of my top 30 albums of the year. Enjoy!

(Final part will be up shortly.)

(Playlist for my top 30 here.)

Thee Oh SeesImplodesBoogarinsPinkunoizuGlissYoung GalaxyPure Bathing CultureJacco GardnerEros and the EschatonThe Besnard Lakes

20. Thee Oh Sees – Floating Coffin
19. Implodes – Recurring Dream
18. Boogarins – As Plantas Que Curam
17. Pinkunoizu – The Drop
16. Gliss – Langsom Dans
15. Young Galaxy – Ultramarine
14. Pure Bathing Culture – Moon Tides
13. Jacco Gardner – Cabinet of Curiosities
12. Eros and the Eschaton – Home Address For Civil War
11. The Besnard Lakes – Until In Excess, Imperceptible UFO

Howdy folks. It’s finally time for my list of my favorite albums of the year. This time it will be a top 30. Enjoy!

(Recommended listening for sure!)

(Note: the next two parts will be posted tomorrow.)

(New Playlist for the list that will be updated tomorrow as well: Spotinews Albums of 2013)

BlouseKurt VileHaimAu Revoir SimoneMarnie SternDawn of MidiSallie Ford & The Sound OutsidePotty MouthThe PastelsLaura Marling

30. Blouse – Imperium
29. Kurt Vile – Wakin On A Pretty Daze
28. Haim – Days Are Gone
27. Au Revoir Simone – Move in Spectrums
26. Marnie Stern – The Chronicles of Marnia
25. Dawn of Midi – Dysnomia
24. Sallie Ford & The Sound Outside – Untamed Beast
23. Potty Mouth – Hell Bent
22. The Pastels – Slow Summits
21. Laura Marling – Once I Was An Eagle

Hi. This is the last post before Christmas. I’ll be back in a week with my top 30 albums of 2013. Now, it’s time for some jazz. Enjoy Kairos 4tet!

Kairos 4tet

Kairos 4tet – Everything We Hold

Hey. This peculiar album by SHXCXCHCXSH was added to Spotify many months back. Genre: experimental/electronic. Enjoy!



Kauan – Pirut


Evening. From a very recent Spotify update: the new album by Kauan. Genre: doom metal/post-rock. Enjoy!

(Note: There will be a couple of more updates. Then I will take a break over Christmas and before the year is over I will publish my top-30 albums of the year.)


Kauan – Pirut

Morning. This delicate live album by singer-songwriter Neil Young, featuring performances from his six 1970 concerts, is a recent addition to the Spotify library. Read some positive reviews and enjoy!

Neil Young

Neil Young – Live at the Cellar Door

Good evening. There aren’t many new releases out this week, but this EP is a fresh addition. Genre: rock. Enjoy Sallie Ford & The Sound Outside!

(A US version should be added tomorrow.)

Sallie Ford & The Sound Outside

Sallie Ford & The Sound Outside – Summer EP

Hi. Here’s another solid album from last month. Genre: electronic/soul. Read some reviews and enjoy Jensen Sportag!

Jensen Sportag

Jensen Sportag – Stealth of Days

Hi there. Here’s a stellar album by Cuushe that slipped under my radar when it was released earlier this year: Genre: dream pop. Enjoy!


Cuushe – Butterfly Case