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Pitchfork People’s List

I know, I know. My contribution into the “readers’ favourite albums of the P4k age” poll isn’t worthy of its own blog entry. But something had to break the 3 1/2 month writing silence. I used to like making these … Continue reading

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Albums of 2011

These are my 12 favourite albums released since January. Click a row for details. Worthy of an honourable mention are the four releases which – despite their absence – were among my 12 most listened this year. They were the … Continue reading

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Albums of 2011: Destroyer, Radiohead, PJ Harvey, Julianna Barwick

overview | one | two | three | longlist Destroyer – Kaputt Dan Bejar’s latest distinctive album at the helm of Destroyer embodies a new surface style, albeit an old one. The songs are underpinned by sounds from the 80s … Continue reading

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The Playlist: Best of 2011

I’ve finally started writing up the Albums of 2011 list, which should be online soon. In the meantime, here’s a playlist of some of the year’s best album tracks. Listen on Spotify Daedelus ft. Inara George – ‘Penny Loafers’ / … Continue reading

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The Playlist: 3.0 days song challenge (3)

Listen on: Spotify / we7* Day 3.1: a song that you listen to when you’re happy 123. The National – ‘All the Wine’ “I’m a perfect piece of ass… I’m a festival, I’m a parade.” It’s difficult not to find … Continue reading

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The Playlist: 3.0 days song challenge (2)

Listen on: Spotify / we7* Day 2.1: a song from your favourite band 116. Radiohead – ‘Cuttooth’ One of their best b sides. Perhaps worthy of a place on Amnesiac. Day 2.2: a song from a band you hate Does … Continue reading

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Radiohead – The King of Limbs

Since leaving the major label world, Radiohead have – not unhappily – slipped from the public eye. Leaving aside the media storm surrounding the revolutionary Pay What You Like release of 2007’s In Rainbows, a succession of more side projects … Continue reading

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