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  • Top of 2012

    21 jan. 2013, 19h37m

    No one is likely to read this, just a way of documenting the year (cut n paste)

    Best albums:
    Julia Holter - Ekstasis
    Tamaryn - Tender New Signs
    Cat Power - Sun
    Meshuggah - Koloss
    Sharon Van Etten - Tramp
    Lower Dens - Nootropics
    Jack White - Blunderbuss
    Metz - s/t
    Liars - WIXIW
    Grimes - Visions
    Grizzly Bear - Shields

    Best concerts:
    TY Segall - Le Guess Who? Festival
    Savages - Madame Jojo's
    Chelsea Wolfe - Old Blue Last
    Chrome Hoof - Off Festival
    Grizzly Bear - The Junction
    Lady Gaga - Twickenham Stadium (yep)
    Radiohead - O2 Arena
    Jack White - Ally Pally
    Soundgarden - SBE
    Haim - The Great Escape Festival

    Most Listened to Artist - Beach House
    Most played song - Braids – Plath Heart
    Most Listened To Album - Widowspeak - s/t
  • Top of 2011

    1 jan. 2012, 20h37m

    No one is likely to read this, just a way of documenting the year (which i thought was so-so)

    Best albums:
    PJ Harvey - Let England Shake
    St. Vincent - Strange Mercy
    Lykke Li - Wounded Rhymes
    Widowspeak - S/t
    Girls - Father, Son Holy Ghost
    EMA - Past Life Martyred Saints
    Kurt Vile & The Violators - Smoke Ring For My Halo
    YOB - Atma
    Zola Jesus - Conatus
    Low - C'mon

    Best concerts:
    Roy Harper - Royal Festival Hall- London
    SWANS - Primavera Sound Festival - Barcelona
    Grinderman - I'll Be Your Mirror - London
    Warpaint - Junction - Cambridge
    The Cure - Royal Albert Hall - London
    Throwing Muses - UEA - Norwich
    Congotronics Vs Rockers - Roskilde
    Joanna Newsom - Le Trinion - Paris
    Queens Of The Stone Age (play all of s/t) Roundhouse - London
    PJ Harvey - The Troxy - London

    Most Listened to Artist - The Cure (what a suprise)
    Most played song - Meshuggah – Concatenation (with Joanna Newsom - Good intentions paving company a close second ??, Lykke Li's "I follow rivers the only song from 2011 in there)
    Most Listened To Album - Zola Jesus - Stridulum II[
  • Top of 2010

    9 jan. 2011, 19h12m

    I always keep forgetting there's a "Journal" option on Last.FM, I don't nearly write about bands as much as I should do, so let's make a start:

    Ok here are my Top 10 albums of 2010:
    1. Beach House - Teen Dream
    2. Wild Nothing - Gemini
    3. Joanna Newsom - Have One On Me
    4. Kurt Vile - Sqaure Shells
    5. Tamaryn - The Waves
    6. Zola Jesus - Stridulum II
    7. Marnie Stern - s/t
    8. Glasser - Ring
    9. The National - High Violet
    10. Liars - Sisterworld