Monday, December 10, 2012

My Best of 2012 Album List

I've been posting my Best of 2012 list on Facebook one album at a time. I'm going to compile the entire list here and reveal my top 3 album (omg!!)... as if anyone but me really cares LOL

Here are the albums revealed so far:

First Aid Kit - The Lion's Roar

Lightships - Electric Cables

Dead When I Found Her - Rag Doll Blues

School of Seven Bells - Ghostory

Yeasayer - Fragrant World

Memoryhouse - The Slideshow Effect

Anais Mitchell - Young Man in America

Kathleen Edwards - Voyageur

Sarah Jaffe - The Body Wins

Logistics - Fear Not

Calexico - Algiers

David Byrne & St Vincent - Love This Giant

Reptar - Body Faucet

Horse Feathers - Cynic's New Year

Sun Kil Moon - Among the Leaves

Missy Higgins - The Ol' Razzle Dazzle

Amy Ray - Lung of Love

Stars - The North

Provision - A New Revolution

Star Anna/Mike McCready - Keep On/Call Your Girlfriend 7"

Chromatics - Kill for Love

Allo Darlin' - Europe

Father John Misty - Fear Fun

Gossip - A Joyful Noise

Now for my Top 3 Albums of 2012:

Sera Cahoone - Deer Creek Canyon

Shrag - Canines

... and at #1

you will never truly know me until you fully understand why this is my #1 album of the year

Kaia - Two Adult Women in Love

Record Label of the Year:

Sub Pop - Responsible for 3 of my top albums of the year, this label is still going strong and can't wait to hear what they have for us in 2013!

Most Anticipated Releases of 2013:

Emma Louise - Debut Album

Echo Over Voices - Debut Album

Exit - The Blind Alley

Iris - Live @ Elysium

Iris is Reagan Jones and Andrew Sega.

Iris - Guide on Raging Stars

Iris - Nobody Wins

Iris - Appetite

Iris - Unknown

Iris - When I'm Not Around / Annie, Would I Lie To You

Iris - Panic Rev

Sunday, December 9, 2012

The Nimbus - Live @ Elysium

The Nimbus is ritchN & mm444. Both of these guys have other musical projects such as subNatural and Carbon Theory. You can view both their website and soundcloud pages to hear more:

The Nimbus

Echo Over Voices' debut show - Live @ Elysium

Echo Over Voices is Brad MacAllister (CTRL, Low Technicians) and Amanda Hatfield. All of these tracks are from their debut full length which should be out in 2013.

Echo Over Voices - Deserve

Echo Over Voices - Partial

Echo Over Voices - Gone