Morning. The catchy debut album by Say Lou Lou was fairly recently added for all Spotify listeners. Genre: electronic/pop. Enjoy!

(Version for non-Scandinavian listeners here.)

Say Lou Lou

Say Lou Lou – Lucid Dreaming

Howdy folks. The last update of the week brings another solid late 2013 album. Enjoy blues singer-songwriter Eric Bibb!

(US version here.)

Eric Bibb

Eric Bibb – Jericho Road

Hey. The highly interesting debut album by RJ Miller was added to Spotify a couple of months ago. Genre: ambient/electronic/jazz. Enjoy!

RJ Miller

RJ Miller – Ronald’s Rhythm

Hello there. This is another fine album from last year. Thanks to a reader for the tip. Enjoy Vånna Inget!

(Genre: pop/punk.)

(Version for non-Scandinavian listeners here.)

Vånna Inget

Vånna Inget – Ingen Botten

Hey. From last year: the latest album by alt-country singer-songwriter Emily Herring. Enjoy!

Emily Herring

Emily Herring – Your Mistake

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!