Daniel’s Album of the Year
Woods – City Sun Eater in the River of Light Woods music occupies a strange space that is uncertain, anxious, pulsating, groovy and weird. Over previous recordings things have trodden fairly familiar ground… a sort of lo-fi-retro-indie-americana that sits beneath Jeremy Earl’s distinctly smooth Falsetto voice and occasionally veers off into ragged guitar wigouts and hypnotic rhythmic interludes. I...
Lauren’s album of the year (not)
Lauren‘s Playlist This year I haven’t been able to single out one album as my favourite, so I’m going to give away a playlist of my favourite songs of the year instead. I know this is against the rules, but I hope you’ll let me off. There are even a few tracks that were released [...]
James’ album of the year
Bon Iver – 22, A Million My album of the year is Bon Ivor’s ’22, A Million’. On first listen, it’s all rather odd and confusing. After a few plays it continues to be all rather odd and confusing. With strange song structures, samples, chipmunks, distorted vocals and song titles such as ’10 d E [...]