Good morning. After an annoyingly long delay, the latest album by singer-songwriter Tom Waits, released in October of 2011, was finally added to Spotify last month. Enjoy!

Tom Waits

Tom Waits – Bad As Me

Morning. It’s time for a very good album from 2011 that was made available worldwide earlier this year. Please enjoy rock singer-songerwriter Chad VanGaalen!

(Thanks to a reader for the tip!)

(Some reviews here)

(Version for France and the UK here)

Chad VanGaalen

Chad VanGaalen – Diaper Island

Good morning. The latest album by garage rock band The Beets, released and added in UK and France in October of 2011, has now been added for the rest of the Spotify world. Enjoy!

(One review here and another one here)

The Beets

The Beets – Let the Poison Out

Hey. It’s time for another part of my 2011 Mega Project. The promising debut album by Norwegian indie pop band Razika is a must for fans of the genre. Enjoy!


Razika – Program 91

Morning. The fine new album by Hooray For Earth, released in the US last year, was recently released and added for European Spotify users. Genre: electronic/pop. Read this review and enjoy!

Hooray For Earth

Hi. This album by producer Bruno Pronsato was released in 2011 and very recently added to Spotify. Genre: electronic. Read this review and enjoy!

Bruno Pronsato

Bruno Pronsato – Lovers Do

Good evening. The latest EP by Phantogram, released last year in the US, was released and added for European Spotify users earlier this week. Genre: electronic/pop. Enjoy!


Phantogram – Nightlife EP

BangBang – Bang!


Good evening. This charming album by BangBang, first released in October of 2011, was added to Spotify a couple of weeks ago. Genre: jazz. Enjoy!


BangBang – Bang!

Good evening. Are you in the mood for some dreamy space-folk? If yes, please check out the convincing debut album by Canadian band Orienteers and enjoy!

(One review here)


Orienteers – Orienteers

Howdy. This debut album by Sons of Fathers was released three months ago and likely added to Spotify around that time as well. Genre: alt-country rock. Enjoy!

Sons of Fathers

Sons of Fathers – Sons of Fathers

Morning. It’s time for another part of my 2011 Mega Project with this delicate album by The Weather Station. Genre: folk. Read this review and enjoy!

The Weather Station

The Weather Station – All Of It Was Mine

Good evening. The self-titled debut album by Let’s Say We Did was released two months ago and added to Spotify last week. Genre: pop/rock. Enjoy!

Let's Say We Did

Let’s Say We Did – Let’s Say We Did

Hey. Are you in the mood for some intense house music? If yes, please check out this album by D’Marc Cantu and enjoy!

(One review here)

D'Marc Cantu

D’Marc Cantu – Fallen

Howdy. This solid album by American singer-songwriter Jennifer O’Connor was added to Spotify last year. Enjoy!

Jennifer O'Connor

Jennifer O’Connor – I Want What You Want

Swod – Drei


Hi there. The latest album by Swod was added to Spotify not that long ago. Genre: ambient/electronic. Enjoy!


Swod – Drei

Seekae – +Dome


Hey. Here is another good one for my 2011 Mega Project. Enjoy Seekae!

(Genre: experimental/ambient/electronic)

(US version here.)


Seekae – +Dome

Cold Mailman EP


Hi there. This cozy EP by Norwegian band Cold Mailman was added to Spotify many months ago. Genre: pop/rock. Enjoy!

Cold Mailman

Cold Mailman – Cold Mailman EP

Hello. I’m back. This fine album by Le Corbeau was added to Spotify earlier this year. Read this review and enjoy!

(Genre: dream pop/shoegaze)

Le Corbeau

Le Corbeau – Moth on the Headlight

Hello. These are my top 10 albums of the year. Now I’m taking a week off for Christmas. Happy holidays and enjoy!

(The previous posts: 40-31 | 30-21 | 20-11 )

(Or check out this playlist with one track from each album.)

WidowspeakThe SandwitchesYouth LagoontUnE-yArDsI Break HorsesYuckTommy GuerreroJohn MausWild FlagRingo Deathstarr

10. Widowspeak – Widowspeak
09. The Sandwitches – Mrs. Jones’ Cookies
08. Youth Lagoon – The Year of Hibernation
07. tUnE-yArDs – W H O K I L L
06. I Break Horses – Hearts
05. Yuck – Yuck
04. Tommy Guerrero – Lifeboats and Follies
03. John Maus – We Must Become The Pitiless Censors Of Ourselves
02. Wild – Flag – Wild Flag
01. Ringo Deathstarr – Colour Trip

Hey. The final part will be up tomorrow and then I will take a week off for Christmas. Enjoy!

RubikLia IcesSkeletonsWet IllustratedPJ HarveySmith WesternsThe LoomTennisHa Ha TonkaGirls

20. Rubik – Solar
19. Lia Ices – Grown Unknown
18. Skeletons – People
17. Wet Illustrated – 1x1x1
16. PJ Harvey – Let England Shake
15. Smith Westerns – Dye It Blonde
14. The Loom – Teeth
13. Tennis – Cape Dory
12. Ha Ha Tonka – Death of a Decade
11. Girls – Father, Son, Holy Ghost


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