Hello again. Here you have my top 10 of 2015. If you remember my previous year-lists you will notice some notable favorites of mine are missing here. It was just one of those years and change is good, right? Anyhow, I will be back with regular updates on December 28. Merry Christmas and enjoy!

(Playlist here.)

This Is HeadScreaming FemalesMikal CroninSon LittleGabiDu BlondeJulia HolterMyrkurBelle & SebastianSleater-Kinney

10. This Is Head – S/T
09. Screaming Females – Rose Mountain
08. Mikal Cronin – MCIII
07. Son Little – S/T
06. Gabi – Sympathy
05. Du Blonde – Welcome Back to Milk
04. Julia Holter – Have You in My Wilderness
03. Myrkur – M
02. Belle & Sebastian – Girls in Peacetime Want to Dance
01. Sleater-Kinney – No Cities to Love

Hello. Let’s keep going with the second part of my top albums of 2015. Part 3 will be up tomorrow. Enjoy!

(Playlist here.)

Laura MarlingGun OutfitDen svenska björnstammenGretchen PetersThe Dead WeatherGrimesSusanne SundførThe Last Hurrah!!José GonzálezNo Joy

20. Laura Marling – Short Movie
19. Gun Outfit – Dream All Over
18. Den svenska björnstammen – Country
17. Gretchen Peters – Blackbirds
16. The Dead Weather – Dodge and Burn
15. Grimes – Art Angels
14. Susanne Sundfør – Ten Love Songs
13. The Last Hurrah!! – Mudflowers
12. José González – Vestiges & Claws
11. No Joy – More Faithful

Hi there. This is the first part of my top 30 albums of 2015. Some surprises will be included for sure, both when it comes to who made it in and to those who missed out. Parts 2 and 3 will be up over the next couple of days. Enjoy!

(Playlist here. Regular updates, including additions to the regular playlist, will be back a few days after Christmas.)

John TejadaMartin CourtneyChastity BeltLarry Campbell & Teresa WilliamsSurf CityRachel GrimesGuy GarveyLana Del ReyPondChamps

30. John Tejada – Signs Under Test
29. Martin Courtney – Many Moons
28. Chastity Belt – Time to Go Home
27. Larry Campbell & Teresa Williams – S/T
26. Surf City – Jekyll Island
25. Rachel Grimes – The Clearing
24. Guy Garvey – Courting the Squall
23. Lana Del Rey – Honeymoon
22. Pond – Man It Feels Like Space Again
21. Champs – Vamala

Morning. These are my top 10 albums of 2014 at this time. Now I’m taking a week off. Enjoy!

(Playlist here.)

(Happy Holidays!)

Jolie HollandLana Del ReyKevin MorbyMaggie BjörklundThe PrimitivesAlcestAngel OlsenFirst Aid KitTori AmosWoods

10. Jolie Holland – Wine Dark Sea
9. Lana Del Rey – Ultraviolence
8. Kevin Morby – Still Life
7. Maggie Björklund – Shaken
6. The Primitives – Spin-O-Rama
5. Alcest – Shelter
4. Angel Olsen – Burn Your Fire For No Witness
3. First Aid Kit – Stay Gold
2. Tori Amos – Unrepentant Geraldines
1. Woods – With Light And With Love

Hello again. Let’s continue with the second part of my top albums of 2014. The third and final part will be up tomorrow. Enjoy!

(Playlist here.)

Ariel PinkMusic Go MusicThe Budos BandEMAPainted PalmsThe War on DrugsLocustMy Brightest DiamondAvi BuffaloDeptford Goth

20. Ariel Pink – Pom Pom
19. Music Go Music – Impressions
18. The Budos Band – Burnt Offering
17. EMA – The Future’s Void
16. Painted Palms – Forever
15. The War on Drugs – Lost in the Dream
14. Locust – After the Rain
13. My Brightest Diamond – This Is My Hand
12. Avi Buffalo – At Best Cuckold
11. Deptford Goth – Songs

Hello. Here we go. There is no turning back now. These are the first 10 of my top 30 albums of 2014. The next part will be up tomorrow. Enjoy!

(Playlist here.)

SinkanePerfume GeniusArc IrisWovenhandWye OakProtomartyrSt. VincentFenneszOpethWarpaint

30. Sinkane – Mean Love
29. Perfume Genius – Too Bright
28. Arc Iris – Arc Iris
27. Wovenhand – Refractory Obdurate
26. Wye Oak – Shriek
25. Protomartyr – Under Color of Official Right
24. St. Vincent – St. Vincent
23. Fennesz – Bécs
22. Opeth – Pale Communion
21. Warpaint – Warpaint

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

Hey. It’s the last day of 2012 and here is a post with the 10 most popular albums of 2012 in terms of clicks from the Spotinews readers (including albums released before this year). See you next year and enjoy!

(Note #1: Some familiar albums, but also a few surprises!)

(Note #2: I won’t do a Top Tracks of 2012, but most of my favourites are available in my Top 40 Albums of 2012 playlist.)

(Note #3: Check out Spotinews 065!)

Django DjangoThe Weather StationChairliftAmelia WhiteAvi BuffaloBear in HeavenAlcestDisappearsMusetteTenniscoats

10. Django Django – Django Django
09. The Weather Station – All Of It Was Mine
08. Chairlift – Something
07. Amelia White – Beautiful and Wild
06. Avi Buffalo – Avi Buffalo
05. Bear in Heaven – I Love You, It’s Cool
04. Alcest – Les Voyages De L’Âme
03. Disappears – Pre Language
02. Musette – Drape Me in Velvet
01. Tenniscoats – Papa’s Ear


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