Morning. We begin the release week with the tremendous new album by veteran singer-songwriter Leonard Cohen. Recommended listening. Enjoy!
Leonard Cohen – You Want It Darker
Hey again. The final update of this release week was a big surprise for me. Poet/rapper/spoken word artist Kate Tempest creates soundscapes that will make you melt. Recommended listening. Read some positive reviews and enjoy!
(Genre: I’ll put this as soul/pop even though that may be slightly inaccurate.)
(US version here)
Kate Tempest – Let Them Eat Chaos
Hey there. Let’s start off the release week with the stellar new album by singer-songwriter Angel Olsen. Recommended listening. Enjoy!
Angel Olsen – My Woman
Howdy folks. Finally we have the epic new album by Car Seat Headrest. Genre: indie rock. Recommended listening. Enjoy!
Car Seat Headrest – Teens of Denial
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!
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!
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.)
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
Hi again. The new album by experimental/pop singer-songwriter Julia Holter could be one of the top albums of the year when all is said and done*. Recommended listening. Read some positive reviews and enjoy!
(* I just need to give it a few more listens.)
(Don’t forget to check out Spotinews 073 where samples from all albums I write about will be added.)
Julia Holter – Have You in My Wilderness