Thursday, December 5, 2013

THE BEST MUSIC OF 2013 ... IMHO

Top Ten Albums:
  1. Kanye West - Yeezus
  2. CHVRCHES – The Bones of What You Believe
  3. Charli XCX – True Romance
  4. St. Lucia – When The Night
  5. Nine Inch Nails – Hesitation Marks
  6. Savages – Silence Yourself
  7. Sky Ferriera – Night Time, My Time
  8. Lorde – Pure Heroine
  9. Arcade Fire – Reflektor
  10. Disclosure – Settle
** for people asking - the reason Haim isn't on the list is because i haven't spent enough time with their record. I want to be honest with my decisions and that takes time. Maybe in a week my selection will be different.

Top 20 Tracks of 2013: 

  1. CHVRCHES – Gun (Honorable Mention: Recover, Lies, The Mother We Share, Science/Vision, Under the Table)
  2. HAERTS – Wings
  3. Kanye West – Black Skinhead
  4. Charli XCX – You (Ha Ha Ha)
  5. Placebo – Loud Like Love
  6. Arcade Fire – Reflektor
  7. Miley Cyrus – Wrecking Ball
  8. Iggy Azaela - Work
  9. Alex Winston – 101 Vultures
  10. Savages – Marshal Dear
  11. Yeah Yeah Yeahs – Sacrilege
  12. Empire of the Sun – Alive
  13. Nine Inch Nails – Copy of A
  14. Lana Del Rey & Cedric Gervais - Summertime Sadness [Lana Del Rey vs. Cedric Gervais] [Cedric Gervais Remix]
  15. St. Lucia – Too Close
  16. Disclosure – When a Fire Starts to Burn
  17. Pet Shop Boys – Axis
  18. Zedd feat. Foxes – Clarity
  19. Daft Punk – Get Lucky
  20. Foals - Bad Habit (alex metric remix) 
A not-so-complete playlist of thse songs: 


1 comment:

Cory Greenwell said...

1. Vampire Weekend – Modern Vampires of the City
2. Foxygen – We Are the 21st Century Ambassadors of Peace and Magic
3. CHVRCHES – The Bones of What You Believe
4. Javelin - Hi Beams
5. Arcade Fire - Reflektor
6. Parquet Courts - Light Up Gold
7. Toro Y Moi - Anything in Return
8. Earl Sweatshirt – Doris
9. Blue Hawaii - Untogether
10. The Great Gatsby OST

Honrable Mentions: HAIM - Days Are Gone / FKA twigs – EP2 / Deerhunter – Monomania / Thao & the Get Down Stay Down - We The Common / Lorde - Pure Heroine / The Knife – Shaking the Habitual / Blood Orange - Cupid Deluxe / Kurt Vile – Wakin On A Sunny Daze / Jay z - Magna Carta / Oh Land - Wishbone

Most underwhelming
1. Daft Punk – Random Access Memories
2. Kanye West – Yeezus
3. The National – Trouble Will Find Me
4. Phoenix - Bankrupt!
5. Yeah Yeah Yeahs - Mosquito