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Best Music of 2011: #5-1

Honorable mention |  20-16 | 15-11 | 10-6 | 5-1 5) Bon Iver “Perth” – Bon Iver, Bon Iver While reevaluating Bon Iver’s self-titled album back in July, I strangely … Continue reading

December 16, 2011 · 1 Comment

Best Music of 2011: #10-6

Honorable mention | 20-16 | 15-11 | 10-6 | 5-1 10) Wye Oak “We Were Wealth” – Civilian Sheer volume and raucous energy are two qualities most often cited when admiring … Continue reading

December 15, 2011 · Leave a comment

Best Music of 2011: #15-11

Honorable mention | 20-16 | 15-11 | 10-6 | 5-1 15) Eleanor Friedberger “Roosevelt Island” –  Last Summer Eleanor Friedberger is better known as one half of The Fiery Furnaces, the … Continue reading

December 14, 2011 · Leave a comment

Best Music of 2011: #20-16

After 18 years of arranging songs on “best of  the year” mix tapes & CDs based purely on how good they sounded together, I finally gave in to the power … Continue reading

December 13, 2011 · 5 Comments

The Best of 2010 collection

Ranking songs at the end of each year really isn’t my favorite way to share good music. I’d much rather create a mixtape of songs from the artists who stood out … Continue reading

January 14, 2011 · 3 Comments

Favorite Electronic Songs: #5-1

5. “Breathe.mp3” (single) – The Prodigy – 1996 – Buy it Mechanized ticks and thumps whir throughout “Breathe” with an industrial, factory floor-like frenzy, laying a labyrinthine backdrop for the … Continue reading

February 25, 2009 · 3 Comments

Favorite Electronic Songs: #10-6

10. “Protection.mp3” (single) – Massive Attack – 1994 – Buy it Massive Attack has always been smart and humble enough to enlist fantastic guest vocalists (i.e. Andy Horace, Shara Nelson) … Continue reading

September 24, 2008 · 3 Comments