Music

Without deviation from the norm, progress is not possible. Frank Zappa

Current listening

from most to least recent by artist, track (italic)

  • Mark Morrison Return of the Mack (C&J X-Tended Radio Edit)

  • The Future Sound of London Rituals >e7.001 (LP)

  • Joe R.E.J. Bit

  • Fred Again.. Me (Sorry), Kyren (My Son), Chika (Scared), Kyle (I Found You)

  • The Soul Brothers Sayida (Original Mix)

  • Haux Cologne (Modd Edit)

  • London Grammar Californian Soil (LP), esp. Lose Your Head, Baby It's You

  • Tears for Fears The Tipping Point (LP) esp. Break the Man, Rivers of Mercy, Stay, Secret Location

  • Chakra Efendi To The Winter of Us

  • Marcus Whale The Hunger (LP), esp. Two Holes

  • Cannons Sex on Fire (Kings of Leon cover)

  • Guy Contact Maya Bay, Subterano, Sounds from the Echosystem

  • Golf Alpha Bravo The Sundog (LP)

 

Picks in 2021

  • Small Black Cheap Dreams (LP)

  • Circulation Mauve (Mix 1)

  • Orlando B Foreversong

  • Guy Contact 90 Mile Straight (Nullarbor Mix)

  • Gonno & Nick Höppner Bangalore, Lost Love, Start Trying

  • Hollow Coves Purple

  • Fort Nowhere The Times They Are A-Changin'

  • Chetch Apon

  • Rachel Wallace Tell Me Why (Acorn Arts Bongo Mix)

  • Norm Talley Change (Mike Huckaby 2003 remix)

  • Beyun Hidden Variables

  • Hatchie Obsessed

  • Hybrid Man Lyrebird (EP), esp. Double Window

  • Nuron Mirage

  • Anthony Naples I Don't Know If That's Just Dreaming

  • Phosphorescent Song for Zula

  • Low Island In Person (Matthew Herbert’s Eat The Sun Dub Remix)

  • The Durutti Column Fidelity, For Suzanne, Future Perfect, Grace, Storm for Steve, My One Love

  • Roosevelt Heart, Moving On, Fever

  • Two Ends Nature Of Nurture

  • EGOISM Lonely But Not Alone

  • Los Leo The End, Take Your Time, False Start

  • Keston Wright Walking in Tokyo

  • Roosevelt Montreal, Elliot

  • VIM Waiting (EP)

  • Lily Papas Wild (acoustic version)

  • Kacey Musgraves Slow Burn

  • Hounded Higher ft. Tom Montesi

  • RAC This Song ft. Rostam

  • Keosz Be Left to Oneself (LP)

  • Keosz Vigor (LP)

  • Yotto Walls (Joris Voorn Extended Mix)

  • Super Magic Hats Forever

  • Jono Ma, Itsi, Stella Mozgawa, Jonti, Ewan Pearson, Nick Maybury Neon Lights 2020 In Homage

  • Golf Alpha Bravo Groove Baby Groove

Picks in 2020

  • Polythought Cherry, Rostam

  • Lastlings First Contact (LP)

  • Florida Skyline Anesthesia (LP)

  • Miami Horror Leila (Poolside Remix)

  • River Midnight X

  • B.O.B. Nothin' On You (ft. Bruno Mars) 

  • Brian Wilson What Ever Happened

  • Cosmo's Midnight Yesteryear (LP)

  • Jasper De Ceuster Outlines (LP)

  • Troye Sivan In a Dream, Stud

  • Washed Out Purple Moon (LP)

  • John Maus and Molly Nilsson Hey Moon!

  • Sleeper Dust

  • The Trashcan Sinatras To Sir With Love, Obscurity Knocks

  • Lupa J Perfect Weekend

  • Vagabon Vagabon (LP), esp. Water Me Down

  • Toro Y Moi Boo Boo (LP), esp. W.I.W.W.T.W

  • Karamilk Swimming Pool

  • Cub Sport I Feel Like I am Changin', Air, City of Angels, Drive, Hearts in Halves

  • Cut Copy Love Is All We Share

  • Lupa J Limbo, Half Alive

  • The Weeknd Blinding Lights (Chromatics Remix)

  • The Future Sound of London Floating Into Focus And Then Moving Away, Yage 2019

  • The Orb Abolition of The Royal Familia (LP)

  • Bombay Bicycle Club Everything Else Has Gone Wrong (LP)

  • Washed Out Hard To Say Goodbye, Face Up, Too Late

  • ex-terrestrial Current Location

  • Tame Impala The Slow Rush (LP)

  • EGOISM You You, Sorry

  • Liquid Canoe Ant Parade

  • Oliver Tank The Ocean Fades into The Sky (LP)

  • Harry Styles Fine Line, Adore You

  • Holy Fuck Free Gloss (ft. Nicholas Allbrook)

  • Vagabon Water Me Down

  • Gauci Taking Over

Picks in 2019

  • Please Wait (Ta-ku and Matt McWaters) Black & White (EP)

  • Harry Styles Golden

  • Vlossom Catch Your Breath

  • Please Wait Over (ft. Kerrie)

  • Bertie Blackman Beams

  • Angus1 I Can Tell Your Laugh is Fake

  • Underworld DRIFT Series 1 (LP) esp. Custard Speedtalk, Molehill, Brilliant Yes That Would Be, One True Piano Need Hand

  • Polythought In C

  • The Weeknd Call Out My Name

  • Friendly Fires Inflorescent (LP), esp. Cry Wolf, Heaven Let Me In, Offline

  • Sunx Caress (LP)

  • Azymuth Jazz Carnival (Space Jazz Mix Global Communication Remix)

  • Alex Albrecht pres. Melquíades Lanterns (LP)

  • Micra Fuzzy Captain

  • Weyes Blood Titanic Rising (LP)

  • Young Dreams Cells, My Brain on Love, Gun of Light

  • City Calm Down Cut the Wires

  • Collarbones Haunted, Momentary, Heavy, Lotion, The Gate

  • Lonelyspeck Drown

  • Bag Raiders Horizon (LP), esp. How Long

  • Tycho Weather (LP)

  • Raf Self Control

  • Jon Anderson Ramalama, WDMCF

  • Tycho Epoch (LP)

  • So Inagawa Selfless State

  • Twisted Psykie Washed Away (LP)

  • EGOISM What Are We Doing?

  • Geist Tiny Little Things (Tripswitch Remix)

  • Collarbones Deep, Everything I Want

  • Post Malone & Swae Lee Sunflower

  • Locked Groove From Beyond (Alan Fitzpatrick Remix)

  • The Orb No Sounds Are Out of Bounds (LP) 

  • Bored Nothing Do What You Want, Always

  • Romeo Moon It Unfolds (EP)

  • Hatchie Keepsake (LP): Her Own Heart, Unwanted Guest, Secret, Kiss The Stars, Stay With Me

  • Madonna God Control

  • Andre Bratten Pax Americana

  • Unknown Mobile Starstruck, Clocktower

  • Strategy Tropical Storm

  • Tengger High

  • George Michelle + Separate Ways Keep Me Waiting 

  • Toro Y Moi Outer Peace (LP)

  • The Weeknd I Feel it Coming (ft. Daft Punk)

  • Slowdive Sugar for the Pil

  • Saints & Sinners Peace (Breakfast mix)

  • Tame Impala Patience, Borderline

  • Panda Bear Buoys (LP)

  • Foals Exits

  • DMAs For Now (LP), esp. In the Air

Picks in 2018

  • Wild Nothing Indigo (LP)

  • Solar Fields Ourdom (LP)

  • Honey Dijon + Tim K ft Jason Walker Burn (Remastered)

  • Honey Dijon + Tim K ft Nomi Ruiz  Why

  • Joji Test Drive, Slow Dancing in the Dark

  • SRSQ Unreality (LP)

  • Jamahr/Riciar Ghir Beware

  • Hot Since 82 Shadows (ft. Alex Mills)

  • K.A.L.I.L. Clouds and Star (Victor Ruiz Remix)

  • Nana Tuffour Sikyi Medley (2018 remix)

  • Tin Man Neo Neo Acid (LP), esp. Futurist Acid, The Muses, Finger Paint

  • Chelsea Jade Speedboat, Laugh It Off, Life of the Party

  • City Calm Down In This Modern Land

  • Underground Lovers Seen It All

  • Leisure Leisure (LP), esp. Moonbeam

  • Jungle Heavy, California

  • Thomas Gray North Sound

  • Khotin Beautiful You (LP), esp. Alla's Scans

  • MGMT Little Dark Age (LP), esp. Me and Michael, Tslamp, Hand it Over

  • Mr Fingers What About This Love? (extended version)

  • Wookey Who's Listening

  • STRFKR Being No One, Going Nowhere (LP) esp. Something Ain't Right

  • Pascale Dubois Citybreak (5th Avenue Mix)

  • SZA Love Galore (Jack Grace edit)

  • Oscar Key Sung Cobras and Roses, Simple Luv, Brush

  • Hatchie Sugar & Spice, Try

  • Hans Zimmer Blade Runner (theme), Sea Wall (Blade Runner 2049 OST)

  • Friendly Fires Love Like Waves

  • Kaytranada 99.9% (LP)

  • Enigma Dubz Fade Away (ft. Katie Vine)

  • Vincent Floyd Your Eyes (ft. Chan)

  • Kristian Kostov Beautiful Mess

  • Oscar Key Sung D.Y.T.

  • Barcelona Please Don't Go

  • Sufjan Stevens Mystery of Love, Visions of Gideon, Futile Devices (Doveman Remix)

  • No Mono Tidal Fight

  • Jonti Tokorats (LP)

  • London Grammar Truth is a Beautiful Thing (LP)

  • Photay Inharmonious Slog

Picks in 2017

  • Sufjan Stevens A Little Lost

  • Morgan Felt Phase Zero (LP), esp. I Don't Wanna See What's Happening

  • David Choi Little More Time

  • Bjork Utopia (LP)

  • Tame Impala Currents B-sides and Remixes (EP), esp. List Of People (To Try And Forget About) 

  • Daywave and Hazel English Pda

  • Empire of the Sun Two Leaves, Way To Go (Gomez/Tritter Remix)

  • Hatchie Sure

  • The Traveller Deft

  • E^ST Life Goes On

  • Jonti Sleeping and Falling

  • Four Tet New Energy (LP)

  • Jake Bugg How Soon the Dawn

  • Emma Davis Danger in Me

  • Montero Vibrations

  • Gordi Reservoir (LP)

  • Bicep Vale (original mix)

  • 707 Boyz Emotions

  • The Goods Glow

  • Future Sound of London Environments 6.5 (LP)

  • Jinja Safari Crescent Moon (LP), esp. Edge of the Earth, Whaler, Exception to the Rule

  • Equals (OST)

  • Tora Sugar Snap

  • Games Night It's the Night, Coming Up, Crush, Good Night Life

  • Mikey Young Socks

  • Day Wave Ordinary

  • Wunder Wunder Coastline (Goldroom Remix)

  • Sombrero Galaxy The Edge of Space

  • Arca Desafio, Fugaces

  • Temples Volcano (LP), esp. Strange or Be Forgotten

  • MGMT A Good Sadness (extended version)

  • Heavenchord Time in Space (LP)

  • Lonelyspeck Happy New Year

  • Glenn Underground Scenic Route

  • MEZKO Trust

  • The Future Sound of London Environments 6 (LP)

  • The Orb COW/Chill Out, World (LP)

  • Leftenant Control

  • Gussy Looking at Myself

  • John Parkinson Midweek Exotic

  • Freda & Jackson Persius

  • Tornado Wallace Today feat. Sui Zhen

  • Jonas Nicholls Time No Longer (EP), esp. Spinning, These Times, High Tide

  • Solar Fields Until We Meet The Sky (LP)

Picks in 2016

  • Pond Sweep Me Off My Feet

  • Weyes Blood Generation Why

  • Hatchback White Diamond 

  • (Prins Thomas Miks Del 1 & 2)

  • Hooray for Earth Say Enough

  • Jagwar Ma Every Now and Then (LP), esp. Say What You Feel, Ordinary, Colours of Paradise

  • Toro Y Moi Live from Trona (LP)

  • The Lemon Twigs These Words

  • Mac Demarco Another One 

  • Chrome Sparks Goddess (EP)

  • Eirwud Mudwasser Caldafar

  • Miguel Do you . . . , Kaleidoscope Dream

  • VxV The Gift (EP), esp. Hold Me

  • Fishing Swimmer

  • MOSSY Electric Chair

  • Idealism Rainy Evening (EP)

  • Colourwaves Moon Window (EP)

  • Ducktails St Catherine (LP)

  • Wave Racer Streamers, Flash Drive (EP)

  • Dream Chimney Low Flung 'Floaty Time'

  • Mark Pritchard Under the Sun (LP), esp. Give It Your Choir (feat. Bibio), EMS, Beautiful People (feat. Thom Yorke)

  • Bob Moses Days Gone By (LP)

  • Underworld Barbara Barbara, We Face a Shining Future (LP) esp. Low Burn, Ova Nova, Nylon Strung

  • Badly Drawn Boy It's Too Late, The Smile Behind Your Face

  • Rainbow Chan Nest

  • Ara Koufax Infrared

  • Bibio A Mineral Love (LP) esp. Petals, Gasoline & Mirrors, Light Up The Sky

  • Day Wave Deadbeat Girl

  • Deep88 Berlinaric (EP)

  • Froyo Pride

  • LUH I&I

  • Solar Fields Movements (LP), Origin #01 (LP)

  • Liima ii (LP)

  • Active Child Mercy (LP)

  • City Calm Down In a Restless House (LP)

  • GUM Glamorous Damage (LP), esp. Notorious Gold, Elafonissi Blue

  • Sunbeam Sound Machine Wandering, I

  • Dorsal Fins Heart on the Floor

  • Route 8 The Sunrise In Her Eyes

  • Beat Connection So Good

Picks in 2015

  • The Cairos Love Don't Feel Right

  • Charles Murdoch Point (LP)

  • Delaire Belief (Delorean Remix)

  • Daniel Johns Talk (LP), Aerial Love (Naderi Remix)

  • Japanese Wallpaper Waves (feat. Pepa Knight)

  • Mansionair Speak Easy

  • Alt-J This is all Yours (LP)

  • The Orb Moonbuilding 2703 AD (LP)

  • Small Black Best Blues (LP)

  • Owl City Dreams and Disasters

  • Beach House Thank You Lucky Stars (LP)

  • LUCIANBLOMKAMP From Afar

  • Bjak & Dubbyman Do It Properly (Larry Heard Remix)

  • Bibio Autumn Struck

  • Fascinator Showin' Off (Jagwar Ma edit)

  • Jagwar Ma & Dreems Another Dub In The Sun (D-Reem and Juno's Dub Version)

  • Cosmastly S P E C T R A L

  • New Musik Warp (Ilo Edit)

  • Landon Pigg Falling In Love At A Coffee Shop

  • Gwenno Chwyldro

  • Violet Swells Gravity Wins Again

  • Julia Holter Feel You

  • Midnight to Monaco Suicide (Original), (Anthony Lichiere Remix)

  • Alex Boman Fantastic Piano

  • The Laurels Zodiac K 

  • Dornik Dornik (LP)

  • Years & Years Communion (LP), esp. Shine, Foundation, King, Eyes Shut

  • Planet Boelex Moments (LP)

  • Roland Tings Roland Tings (LP)

  • Tame Impala Currents (LP)

  • Tiger Choir All Time

  • #1 Dads Return To feat. Tom Snowdon (Akouo Rework)

  • Gold Fields Make Me Feel feat. KLP

  • Ducktails Headbanging In The Mirror

  • Jamie xx In Colour (LP), esp. Loud Places

  • Hudson Mohawke Deepspace feat. Miguel

  • Tornado Wallace Ferntree Gully (Original Mix)

  • Gemma Hayes Bones + Longing (LP), esp. Laughter

  • Banff Stand in Line

  • The Fjords All In

  • Tom Demac Smoke Stained Ivories (EP)

  • Father John Misty I Love You Honeybear (LP), esp. True Affection

  • Autre, TIYG Gieniah Cygni

  • Sufjan Stevens Carrie & Lowell (LP)

  • Bjork Vulnicura (LP), esp. Stonemilker

  • Tame Impala Let it Happen

  • Toro Y Moi What For? (LP)

  • Dan Deacon Gliss Riffer LP)

  • The Future Sound of London Environments 5 (LP)

  • Stereogamous Face Love Anew (Original Mix) feat. Shaun J. Wright

  • Pond Man It Feels Like Space Again (LP)

  • Thom Yorke Tomorrow's Modern Boxes (LP)

  • Nils Frahm Spaces (LP)

  • Panda Bear Panda Bear Meets the Grim Reaper (Bonus Mr Noah EP Edition) (LP)

Picks in 2014

  • The Holidays Real Feel (LP), esp. Please Forget

  • Collarbones Return (LP)

  • Light Pressure U Know Me

  • Pepa Knight Hypnotized Vol. 1 (EP) esp. Hypnotized, The Desert Guide

  • Jagwar Ma The Throw (Dreems Sounds Of The Universe Remix)

  • Collarbones Only Water ft. Oscar Key Sung

  • Indians Oblivion

  • Wild Nothing Ride

  • Wunder Wunder Midnight Hours (Zimmer remix)

  • Jonathan Johansson Centrum

  • Tycho Dive (LP)

  • Aphex Twin Syro (LP)

  • Elderbrook Could

  • Gap Dream Shine Your Light (LP) 

  • Stephon Alexander & Rioux Dance of The Illusion

  • Jorge Velez Floo

  • Project E Denbossa, Miramola

  • Omar-S Annoying Mumbling Alkaholik

  • Treefight for Sunlight Pizza (LP)

  • Mono/Poly Golden Skies (LP), Ra Rise

  • Andras & Oscar Everytime I Go

  • Dornik On My Mind

  • Junior Boys Like a Child

  • Craft Spells Nausea (LP)

  • Telling How it Ends

  • Mammals Circles 

  • Beck Morning Phase (LP)

  • Philip Selway Coming up for Air

  • Goldfrapp Thea

  • Real Lies North Circular

  • How to Dress Well ’What Is This Heart?’ (LP)

  • Hopium Dreamers, Dreamers (The Ezcape Remix)

  • Woman's Hour Conversations (LP)

  • Childhood Falls Away (Jack Savidge Remix)

  • Rainbow Chan Haircut (Nick Zinner Remix)

  • Pepa Knight Rahh!, Clams

  • Tim Shiel Priorities

  • Essay Ocarina 

  • SURES Time

  • Hundred Waters The Moon Rang Like a Bell (LP)

  • Holiday Sidewinder Carousel

  • Therr Maitz Feeling Good Tonight (UNKLE Reconstruction)

  • Sharon Van Etten Are We There (LP), esp. Afraid of Nothing

  • Hopium Cut 

  • Bombay Bicycle Club Feel (UNKLE Reconstruction)

  • Brett Chalon (Lemonade Remix)

  • Fishing Your Mouth ft. Jonas Nicholls

  • Ramona Lisa Arcadia (LP), esp. Backwards & Upwards

  • City Calm Down Pavement

  • Wunder Wunder Sure Stuck

  • Bombay Bicycle Club So Long, See You Tomorrow (LP) esp. Come To

  • Slasher Flicks (Ave Tare) Little Fang

  • Little Earthquake Planets

  • The Horrors Luminous (LP), esp. So Now You Know

  • Friendly Fires and The Asphodells Before Your Eyes 

  • Broken Bells After the Disco

  • Cloud Control Moon Rabbit

  • Oscar Key Sung Sure Thing

  • Tame Impala Stranger in Moscow

  • A Sunny Day in Glasgow In Love With Useless

  • Touch Sensitive Slowments

  • Black Vanilla Something Special

  • Nimble Animal Back N Forth

  • Lanterns Falling to Pieces ft. Gin Rickeys

  • Up to No Good I'll Be Gone

  • Tincture Similar Circles

  • Scenic Ride the Thrill

  • Sunbeam Sound Machine Cosmic Love Machine

  • A Sunny Day in Glasgow Shy

  • Temples Sun Structures (LP)

  • Seabellies It's Alright, Paper Tiger

  • New Gods I Love You Too, Beneath the World

  • Sufjan Stevens Take Me

  • Super Magic Hats Home

Picks in 2013

  • Disclosure Help Me Lose My Mind

  • I'lls A Warm Reception Remixes (EP)

  • Nakagin Bloom

  • Bon Chat, Bon Rat Dust Proud (¹fm¹ remix)

  • Jon Hopkins Immunity (LP)

  • Vancouver Sleep Clinic Collapse

  • I Know Leopard She

  • Dornik Something About You

  • High Highs Open Season (LP)

  • Oliver Tank Different Speed ft. Ta-ku, I Can't Sleep, Help You Breathe

  • Gossling Never Expire (Oliver Tank Remix)

  • City Calm Down Speak To No End

  • Charles Murdoch Dekire ft. Oscar Key Sung

  • Oscar Key Sung All I Could Do

  • World's End Press/Client Liaison Video Life

  • Active Child Rapor (EP)

  • Movement Feel Real

  • World's End Press World's End Press (LP)

  • Porcelain Raft Backwords

  • Absolute Boys Love Mode

  • Moderat II (LP), esp. Let in the Light

  • Au Revoir Simone Let the Night Win

  • The Polyphonic Spree Yes It's True (LP), You Don't Know Me

  • London Grammar If You Wait (LP), Strong

  • High Highs A Real Hero (College cover)

  • Scenic Hours On End

  • Cut Copy Blink and You'll Miss A Revolution (Toro Y Moi Remix)

  • Still Parade Actors

  • Washed Out Paracosm (LP)

  • Bon Iver Hinnom, TX

  • Brother Speed Let Me Be

  • Oliver Tank Sounds of Silence ft. Fawn Myers

  • World's End Press Deadbeat Sweetheart

  • Cow Parade Cow Lease The Sunset, Sell The Coast

  • Vancouver Sleep Clinic Vapour

  • Shining Bird Distant Dreaming

  • Black Vanilla Call Your Husband

  • The Mary Onettes Hit the Waves (LP)

  • Cosmo's Midnight Surge (EP)

  • Charles Murdoch Chips

  • Grumbling Fur Protogenesis

  • I'lls A Warm Reception (EP)

  • Jagwar Ma Howlin' (LP)

  • Major Napier Sensitive Fuck, Please Stay (EP)

  • Midnight Juggernauts Uncanny Valley (LP), Ballad of the War Machine

  • CLASSIXX Hanging Gardens (LP)

  • Sufjan Stevens Heirloom

  • Demarkus Lewis St Lewis

  • Washed Out It All Feels Right

  • Trackheadz Our Music (Original Mix)

  • Shades Tales in Space (Dappled Cities remix)

  • Vampire Weekend Modern Vampires of the City (LP)

  • Four Tet Unspoken

  • Small Black Moon Killer (LP)

  • Floating Points Wires

  • I'lls Plans Only Drawn

  • Delorean Grow (Taragana Pyjarama Remix)

  • Jagwar Ma Man I Need

  • Lanterns Lost in Space

  • Sebastien Tellier & Caroline Polachek In the Crew of Tea Time

  • Small Black Limits of Desire (LP)

  • iamamiwhoami Idle Talk

  • Jonsi We Bought a Zoo ((soundtrack)

  • Tame Impala Mind Mischief (Ducktails Remix)

  • J Rogas Hool-e-un (EP)

  • Bibio A Tout a l'heure

  • Ben Houghton First Snow, Templehof

  • We Are The Brave All Good Things Must Come To An End

  • Wintercoats Heartful (EP), esp. Everyone Seems To Be In On Something, Halogen Moon

  • The Besnard Lakes Until in Excess, Imperceptible UFO (LP)

  • CLASSIXX Holding On

  • Gold Fields Black Sun (LP)

  • Young Dreams Between Places (LP)

  • Todd Terje Inspector Norse

  • Melody's Echo Chamber Endless Shore

  • Iron Galaxy Attention Seeker (Original Mix)

  • Unknown Mortal Orchestra Swim and Sleep (Like A Shark) (Little Dragon Remix)

  • Shout Out Louds Optica (LP), esp. Circles, Where You Come In

  • Townhouses Diaspora (LP)

  • London Grammar/Disclosure Metal & Dust

  • Gypsy and the Cat Bloom Sorry

  • The Ruby Suns Desert of Pop, In Real Life, Dramatikk

  • Flume Sleepless (Charles Murdoch Remix), Insane feat. Moon Holiday

  • Jagwar Ma What Love, The Throw

  • High Highs Open Season, In a Dream,Flowers Bloom

  • Friendly Fires Why Don't You Answer?

  • Memory Tapes Player Piano (LP), esp. Offers

  • Chvrches The Mother We Share

Picks in 2012

  • World's End Press Second Day Uptown

  • The Temper Trap Trembling Hands

  • Mitzi Who Will Love You Now

  • The Ruby Suns Kingfisher Call Me

  • The Mary Onettes Love’s Taking Strange Ways

  • Grizzy Bear Shields (LP), esp. Yet Again

  • City Calm Down Movements (EP) esp. Pleasure & Consequence, Sense of Self

  • Young Dreams Fog of War

  • AC Newman I'm Not Talking

  • How to Dress Well Total Loss (LP)

  • Wild Nothings Nocturne (LP)

  • Atlas Sound Parallax (LP)

  • Collarbones Hypothermia

  • Charge Group Broken Sunlight

  • Hunting Grounds Star Shards

  • Passion Pit Gossamer (LP)

  • Patrick Watson Adventures in Your Own Backyard (LP)

  • Dappled Cities Lake Air (LP), esp. Run with the Wind

  • Chromatics Kill for Love (LP), esp. Lady

  • Tame Impala Apocalypse Dreams

  • Each Other Traces to Nowhere

  • Jinja Safari Locked by Land (LP)

  • Jay Shepheard Add Arp (Catz 'n Dogz Remix)

  • colourwaves Thought Forms (EP)

  • Kindness House (Them Jeans Remix)

  • Lemonade Diver (LP), esp. Sinead

  • The Tallest Man On Earth 1904

  • Frankie Rose Interstellar

  • Moonbase Commander Peace, Love & Happiness From Boston, Massachusetts

  • Van She Idea of Happiness

  • The Voyagers Distant Planet

  • White Arrows Roll Forever

  • Lindstrøm The Magnificent

  • The Depreciation Guild Dream About Me

  • The Future Sound of London Environments 4 (LP)

  • Argentina Chalk Outlines

  • The Hundred In The Hands Keep it Low

  • Regina Haluan Sinut (Kisses Remix)

  • Husky Forever So

  • Beach House Bloom (LP)

  • Intrusion The Seduction of Silence (LP), esp. A Night to Remember

  • Elite Gymnastics here, in heaven 4 & 5 (CFCF Remix)

  • Airiel Stay, Sugar Crystals, In Your Room

  • Money So Long (God is Dead)

  • Hooray for Earth True Loves (LP), esp. Black Trees, Same

  • Clark Iradelphic (LP)

  • Kishi Bashi 151a (LP), esp. It All Began with a Burst, Intro / Pathos, Pathos

  • Baths Cerulean (LP)

  • We Say Bamboulee Waiting In Wisconsin

  • Bombay Bicycle Club A Different Kind Of Fix (LP), Flaws (LP)

  • Brawther Asteroids And Stardust (Original Mix)

  • Norken Southern Soul

  • Young Magic Sparkly

  • Yppah Eighty One (LP) esp. Film Burn

  • Belbury Poly The Belbury Tales (LP)

  • Bombay Bicycle Club Leave It (Flipbook Remix)

  • Young Dreams Young Dreams

  • Softwar August

  • Underlights Remnants

  • Club Feet Gold on Gold (LP) esp. BrightLightsBigCity

  • Polygraphia Sunsets (EP)

  • Shady Lane Dumb Hope

  • Squabz Mike Tyson

  • Bullion Say Arr Ee

  • Oliver Tank Dreams Remixed (EP)

  • John Talabot Fin (LP), esp. Journeys

  • Catcall Satellites (Forces Remix)

  • Bombay Bicycle Club Shuffle

  • DWNTWN Big Jet Plane

  • Expensive Looks Nothing More

  • Phantogram Nightlife (EP), esp. Don't Move

  • Jagwar Ma Come Save Me

 

Picks in 2011

  • The Drums How it Ended

  • The Dodos So Cold, Don't Stop

  • Underlights Now That You're In Love

  • Deep Sea Arcade Girls, Steam

  • Apparat Ash/Black Veil

  • Oliver Tank Dreams (EP)

  • Cameras Polarise

  • Alpen Song For My Lost Friends

  • Neon Indian Era Extraña, esp. Halogen (I Could Be A Shadow), Polish Girl

  • Gauntley Hair Top Bunk

  • M83 Hurry Up, We're Dreaming (LP)

  • Body Language You Can (Star Slinger Remix)

  • Winterpark Wunderkind

  • We Say Bamboulee Solid Gold

  • Phoenix Rome

  • Memoryhouse The Years (EP) esp. Lately (original, Deuxième, Teengirl Fantasy Natural remixes)

  • Gang Gang Dance Glass Jar

  • Glasser Treasury of We (Delorean Remix)

  • Goyte Somebody That I Used To Know 

  • (Bibio Remix 1), Bronte

  • Eagle and The Worm Too Young

  • SleepMakesWaves (hello) cloud mountain

  • The Horrors Still Life, You Said, Wild Eyed

  • Low You See Everything

  • Holy Ghost! Wait & See (CFCF mix)

  • SLEEP ∞ OVER Romantic Streams

  • School of Seven Bells Heart is Strange (Active Child Remix)

  • The Future Sound of London From the Archives Vol. 6 (LP)

  • Active Child You Are All I See (LP)

  • Toro Y Moi Saturday Love

  • Attunga Sails Precambrian Rabbits

  • Ozric Tentacles Yumyum Tree (title track)

  • John Maus Hey Moon, Streetlight

  • Filo and Peri Shine On (Activa Remix)

  • Orlando B New York Tale

  • Vampire Weekend Horchata

  • Pryda Melo (original mix, Gery Rydell Remix)

  • Guerre Darker My Love: Remixes, incl. River Hymnal (Fishing Remix)

  • Guerre Care 4 Me, Transnautica

  • Clams Casino Motivation (Lil B)

  • The Boxer Rebellion Misplaced, Move On, The Cold Still (LP)

  • Ariel Pink's Haunted Graffiti Fright Night (Dam Funk remix)

  • The Miracles Club Light of Love (original, Cut Copy remix)

  • Washed Out Within and Without (LP) esp. Eyes Be Closed, You and I, Amor Fati, A Dedication

  • Gypsy and the Cat Time to Wander

  • Friendly Fires Pala (LP), Paris, Ex-Lover, In the Hospital, Jump in the Pool

  • Dom Living in America

  • Gil Scott-Heron and Jamie XX I'll Take Care of You

  • Peter Bjorn & John Second Chance (RAC mix)

  • The Go!Team Apollo Throwdown

  • Cat Full of Ghosts!!!! Preston the Hard Way (#3 In C Minor, Op. 78, ’Organ’ - 2. Allegro Moderato - Presto - Maestoso - Più Allegro)

  • NDF Since We Last Met

  • Faux Pas I Will Follow, Don't Go

  • Loopsnake French Tune

  • Bon Chat, Bon Rat Blackbird (Collarbones, Marseilles remixes)

  • Fleet Foxes Helplessness Blues (LP)

  • Bear Hands Julien

  • Tiger Choir Dancer, Vultures

  • Gold Fields Treehouse (Expensive Looks Remix)

  • Butcher Blades The Mystery of Mulungu Cove

  • Toro Y Moi Causers of This (LP), Underneath the Pine (LP)

  • Iron+Wine Glad Man Singing

  • The Holidays Broken Bones (CFCF Remix)

  • jj Believe, New Work, Kill You, Die Tonight

  • Deerhunter Halcyon Digest (LP)

  • Subsea Luetteloa (AFXJIM Remix) (Strain of Origin LP)

  • Memory Tapes Bicycle

  • World's End Press Faithful, Golden Child

  • Jinja Safari Jinja Safari (EP)

  • Decoder Ring They Blind The Stars, And The Wild Team (LP)

  • The Holidays Post-Paradise (LP)

  • Avery Tare Down There (LP)

 

Picks in 2010

  • Body Language Social Studies (EP)

  • Black Moth Super Rainbow Eating Us (LP)

  • Sufjan Stevens The Age Of Adz (LP)

  • Slow Dancing Society Under the Sodium Lights (LP)

  • Hooray for Earth Momo (LP)

  • Glasser Home

  • The Orb Baghdad Batteries (LP)

  • Beach House Teen Dream (LP)

  • Active Child I'm In Your Church at Night

  • Underworld Barking (LP)

  • Tame Impala Innerspeaker (LP), Sundown Syndrome

  • Boy is Fiction Broadcasts in Colour (LP), Boy is Fiction (LP)

  • Spoonfed Hybrid Spoonfed Hybrid (LP)

  • Castratii Colours

  • Catcall Swimming Pool (Julian Mendelsohn Extended Remix)

  • Teen Daze Shine On, You Crazy White Cap

  • Albatross DM167

  • Panda Bear Slow Motion

  • Attunga Sails Woods

  • Delorean Subiza (LP), esp. Infinite Desert

  • Underworld Scribble, Downpipe

  • The Ruby Suns Fight Softly (LP), esp. Closet Astrologer

  • Animal Collective Fall Be Kind (EP), esp. What Would I Want? Sky

  • Small Black Despicable Dogs (Washed Out remix)

  • Vampire Weekend White Sky

  • The Spirits The Other Half

  • Asobi Seksu Hush (LP)

  • Grizzly Bear Veckatimest (LP)

  • Lost Valentinos Serio (Jacques Renault Dub)

  • Former Child Stars Parade

  • Cluster Sowiesoso

  • Riceboy Sleeps Riceboy Sleeps (LP)

  • Windsurf Light As Daylight

  • Passion Pit Manners (LP)

  • Tegan Northwood Last Days of Home (LP)

  • Boat Club Spanish Castles

  • Qua Good Morning Sun

  • Pogo Go Out and Love Someone, Expialidocious, Alohamora

  • The Pains of Being Pure of Heart Higher Than The Stars

  • The Rectifiers Blackbird

  • Shady Lane Absolute Truth

  • Atlas Sound Walkabout

  • Dappled Cities Wooden Ships

  • Maplewood Indian Summer

  • The Dead Sea The Dead Sea (LP)

  • Jonathan Boulet A Community Service Announcement

  • Meeky Rosie Forever

 

Picks in 2009

  • Animal Collective Merriweather Post Pavilion (LP)

  • Milosh Meme

  • M83 Digital Shades Vol.1

  • Fleet Foxes Fleet Foxes (LP)

  • Empire of the Sun Walking on a Dream (LP)

  • Radiohead House of Cards

  • The Radio Dept Keen on Boys, I Don't Like It Like This

  • The Sea and the Cake Four Corners

  • Underworld Crocodile

  • MGMT Love Always Remains

  • Air France No Way Down (EP)

  • Chad VanGaalen Soft Airplane (LP)

  • Panda Bear Person Pitch (LP)

  • Washed Out Life of Leisure (EP)

  • Atlas Sound Let the Blind Lead Those Who Can See But Cannot Feel (LP)

Formative listening

Music that informed the years prior to 2008, plus some more recent offerings from some of those artists by artist, track (italics)

 

  • The Future Sound of London Lifeforms (LP, single), Transitions, Environments 2, 3, 4, Accelerator, Dead Cities

  • Amorphous Androgynous The Isness and the Otherness, Alice in Ultraworld

  • The Orb Orbvs Terrarvm, Aubrey Mixes: the ultraworld excursions

  • Global Communication 76:14, Remotion

  • Banco de Gaia Last Train to Lhasa

  • Orbital In Sides (LP), One Perfect Sunrise

  • Underworld A Hundred Days Off (LP), Jumbo, The Other Side

  • Woob 1194

  • Two Tone Cinecity (LP)

  • Steve Roach Arc of Passion (LP), Dynamic Stillness (LP)

  • System 7 Ship of the Desert, Faydeaudeau

  • The Sushi Club Sakura

  • Boards of Canada The Campfire Headphase (LP)

  • Slowdive Pygmalion (LP), Shine

  • Cocteau Twins (all)

  • Dead Can Dance Indus, Host of Seraphim

  • Lisa Gerrard Duality (LP)

  • SeeFeel Quique (LP), Succour (LP), Polyfusia (LP)

  • Ozric Tentacles Akasha, Dance of the Loomi

  • Material Hallucination Engine (LP)

  • Jon Anderson Olias of Sunhillow (LP)

  • Yes Close to the Edge (LP), Fragile (LP), Awaken

  • Pink Floyd Echoes

  • New Order Substance 1987 (LP)

  • The Sundays Reading, Writing, Arithmetic (LP)

  • Talk Talk The Colour of Spring

  • Joni Mitchell Hejira (LP)

  • Jane Siberry Bound by the Beauty (LP), When I was A Boy (LP), The Walking (And Constantly)

  • Moby God Moving Over the Face of the Waters

  • The Blue Nile Hats, A Walk Across the Rooftops

  • 1 Giant Leap All Alone

  • The Cure Plainsong, This Twilight Garden

  • The Fixx I Will (extended)

  • The Parachute Club Rise Up

  • The Shamen Boss Drum (LP), Axis Mutatis + Arbor Bona Arbor Mala