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Saturday, 16 January 2010

My Favourite Albums Of 2009

I'm a little late in posting this but here are my favourite albums of 2009 (I have rated the top 10, the others follow in no particular order).

1) M. Ward 'Hold Time'

2) Yo La Tengo 'Popular Songs'

3) Monsters Of Folk 'Monsters Of Folk'

4) Animal Collective 'Merriweather Post Pavillion'

5) Múm 'Sing Along To Songs You Don't Know'

6) Bibio 'Ambivalence Avenue'

7) Ryuichi Sakamoto 'Playing The Piano'

8) Max Richter 'Memoryhouse'

9) Sufjan Stevens 'The B.Q.E'

10) Hypnotic Brass Ensemble 'Hypnotic Brass Ensemble'

Johann Johannsson 'Fordlandia'
Todd Sickafoose 'Tiny Resistors'
Grizzly Bear 'Veckatimest'
Nosaj Thing 'Drift'
Hildur Gudnadottir 'Without Sinking'
Hope Sabdoval & The Warm Inventions 'Through The Devil Softly'
Flaming Lips 'Embryonic'
Beirut 'March Of The Zapotec / Holland'
Bassekou Kouyate & Ngoni Ba 'I Speak Fula'
Portico Quartet 'Isla'
Bill Callahan 'Sometimes I Wish We Were An Eagle'
Broadcast & The Focus Group '...Investigate The Witch Cults Of The Radio Age'
Klimek 'Movies Is Magic'
Fennesz 'Black Sea'
Tim Hecker 'An Imaginary Country'
Espers 'Espers III'
Emeralds 'What Happened'
Mercury Rev 'Peel Sessions'
Edward Williams 'Life On Earth'
Grouper 'Dragging A Dead Deer Up A Hill'
The Unthanks 'Here's The Tender Coming'
Sparklehorse & Fennesz 'In The Fishtank'
Trashcan Sinatras 'In The Music'
Tosca 'No Hassle'
John Vanderslice 'Romanian Names'
James Blackshaw 'The Glass Bead Game'
The Handsome Family 'Honey Moon'
Taken By Trees 'East Of Eden'
A Broken Consort 'Box Of Birch'
Belbury Poly 'From An Ancient Star'
Jimi Tenor & Tony Allen 'Inspiration Information Vol. 4'
Last Days 'The Safety Of The North'
Simon Scott 'Navigare'
Library Tapes 'Fragment'
Soap&Skin 'Lovetune For Vacuum'

1 comment:

Reuben said...

keep a look out for feature length documentary about the Hypnotic Brass Ensemble, coming late 2010