Friday, 30 December 2011

Albums Of The Year 2011

Spotify playlist:
2011 Albums of the Year - tracks by
My favourite albums released in the last 12 months. In no particular order.

BattlesGloss Drop (Warp)

Related - Can, Neu, Bastro, Boredoms, Gary Numan, Blonde Redhead.

Sundome (Featuring Yamantaka Eye from Boredoms)

Shield Your EyesVolume IV (Function Records)

Related - Pneu, Nitkowski, Guns or Knives, Charlotefield.

Clare Oh Clare previous album but worth it

John MausWe Must Become The Pitiless Censors Of Ourselves (Ribbon Music/Upset the Rhythm)

Related - Ariel Pink, Panda Bear, Paw Tracks, Upset The Rhythm

Quantum Leap

Cloud Nothingss/t (Wichita)

Related - Superchunk, Guided By Voices, Weezer, Green Day.


Gang Gang DanceEye Contact (4AD)

Related - Animal Collective, Fever Ray, The Knife.

Romance Layers

PJ HarveyLet England Shake  (Universal)

Related - John Parish, Portishead, Nick Cave.

Bitter Branches

Hype WilliamsOne Nation  (Hippos In Tanks)

Related - Boards Of Canada, Tangerine Dream, Tricky, Actress, Zomby.

William Shotgun Sprayer

Fair OhsEverything Is Dancing  (Honey High Records)

Related - Abe Vigoda, Male Bonding, Paul Simon, Upset The Rhythm.

Almost Island

Josh T Pearson - Last of the Country Gentlemen (Rough Trade)

Related - Lift To Experience, Bonnie Prince Billy, Simon & Garfunkel.

Country Dumb

Wild Flags/t (Wichita Recordings)

Related - Sleater-Kinney, Helium, Shangri-La, Ramones.

Future Crimes


  1. wheres is 'a winged victory for the sullen', or 'dropped pianos'

  2. Tangerine Dream similar to Hype Williams? No way in hell, bro.