Monthly Archives: January 2015

Best Songs of 2014

Attack – Rustie (Feat. Danny Brown)   Catilina Fight Song – Joyce Manor   Knees on the Ground – clipping   Lifestyle – Rich Gang (Feat. Young Thug and Rich Homie Quan)   Never Catch Me – Flying Lotus (Feat. … Continue reading

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Best Albums of the Year: Honorable Mentions

Alex G – DSU The Antlers – Familiars Connor Oberst – Upside Down Mountain Foxygen – …And Star Power Freddie Gibbs and Madlib – Pinata Grouper – Ruins NehruvianDOOM – NehruvianDOOM Todd Terje – It’s Album Time Tycho – Awake Weird Al … Continue reading

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50. Rodrigo y Gabriela – 9 Dead Alive

Rodrigo y Gabriela- 9 Dead Alive Instrumental guitar really doesn’t get much better than this duo, especially in the mainstream music listening communities. Not that Rodrigo y Gabriela are getting played on the radio every day, but they are easily … Continue reading

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49. Moon Hooch – This Is Cave Music

Moon Hooch- This Is Cave Music The idea of three saxophone players meeting in the New York subway, forming a super group of dance music played by solely saxophones and then finding their way onto an NPR First Listen is … Continue reading

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48. Ex Hex – Rips

Ex Hex- Rips There always has to be some sort of punk anthem of the year, something that gives credit to all predecessors and essentially thanks the Ramones, The Sex Pistols and anyone else who moved the genre of punk … Continue reading

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47. FKA Twigs – LP1

  FKA Twigs- LP1 The production style of Arca has reached a level of familiarity with music fans that at this point, people probably don’t even know they are listening to him when they hear his jolting, signatory trap influenced … Continue reading

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46. Panopticon – Roads To The North

Panopticon- Roads To The North When I first heard about Panopticon a couple years ago, I was enamored with the fusion of what I at first considered two very different genres of music. The idea of combining folk and metal … Continue reading

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