Tuesday, December 30, 2008

Top 50 Albums of 2008 +stuff I didn't get to

1. Have a Nice Life - Deathconsciousness
2. Snowman - The Horse The Rat and the Swan
3. Zeigeist - The Jade Motel
4. Ital Tek - Cyclical
5. M83 - Saturdays = Youth
6. The Bridal Shop - From Seas
7. Ladytron - Velocifero
8. Sunset - The Glowing City
9. Bohren & Der Club of Gore - Dolores
10. Portishead - Third
11. Deerhunter - Microcastle
12. Made Out Of Babies - The Ruiner
13. Deerhoof - Offen Maggie
14. Bon Iver - For Emma, Forever Ago
15. Benga - Diary of an Afro Warrior
16. Bun B - Ill Trill
17. Fight Like Apes - And the Mystery of the Golden Medallion
18. Kidz in the Hall - The In Crowd
19. Les Gars - La Physique
20. Islands - Arm's Way
21. Friendly Fires - Friendly Fires
22. Nomo - Ghost Rock
23. Onra - Chinoiseries
24. 2562 - Aerial
25. Ryoji Ikeda - Test Pattern
26. Coil - The New Backwards
27. Nine Inch Nails - Ghosts I-IV
28. Legowelt - The Rise & Fall of Manuel Noriega
29. Claro Intelecto - Metanarrative
30. Benoit Pioulard - Temper
31. Jasper TX - Black Sleep
32. Los Campesinos! - Hold On Now, Youngster...
33. Grails - Take Refuge In Clean Living
34. A Made Up Sound - Shortcuts
35. Elzhi - The Preface
36. Dusk + Blackdown - Margins Music
37. Porn & Merzbow - And the Devil Makes Three
38. 9th Wonder & Buckshot - The Formula
39. Fennesz - Black Sea
40. Women - Women
41. The Cure - 4:13 Dream
42. Religious Knives - The Door
43. Kuruucrew - BATTLEDISCO!!!
44. Human Highway - Moody Motorcycle
45. Hercules and Love Affair - Self Titled
46. Boris - Smile (US)
47. The Tallest Man on Earth - Shallow Grave
48. Vampire Weekend - Vampire Weekend
49. 5ive - Hesperus
50. Fucked Up - The Chemistry of Common Life

And here's what I didn't get to listen to enough to have an opinion:

Sigur Ros
Love is All
Vivian Girls
Fleet Foxes
Max Richter
Anoraak
Johann Johannson
Glasvegas
Peter Broderick
Matt Elliot
Cut Copy
Jarboe
Mr. Oizo
Sylvain Chauveau
Lucinda Williams
Like Honey
Silver Jews
Frightened Rabbit
Elliot Brood
No Age
The Endless Blockade
Underground Railroad
Okkervil River
Marnie Stern
Black Milk
David Byrne & Brian Eno
Max Tundra

4 comments:

someolderstrata said...

What about Beach House?

deathdrive83 said...

Completely off my radar, but I'll check it out.

someolderstrata said...

It's Devotion. It's good. I like every song, but try "Gila" or "Some Things Last A Long Time" (Daniel Johnston cover) to start with.

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