Dec24
2013

Best of 2013.

Best Albums of 2013:
10. Shearwater - Fellow Travelers
09. Teho Teardo & Blixa Bargeld - Still Smiling
08. James Blake - Overgrown
07. Villagers - {Awayland}
06. Asgeir Trausti - Dýrð í dauðaþögn
05. Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds - Push The Sky Away
04. Rhye - The Fall
03. Sam Amidon - Bright Sunny South
02. Olafur Arnalds - For Now I am Winter
01. John Grant - Pale Green Ghosts

Honourable mentions:
Kurt Vile - Waking on a Pretty Daze
Midlake - Antiphon
John Hopkins - Immunity
Tame Impala - Lonerism
Stromae - Racine Carrée
Arcade Fire - Reflektor
Vampire Weekend - Modern Vampires of the City
Conan Mockasin - Caramel
Scott Matthew - Unlearned
Bill Callahan - Dream River

Didn’t deliver in 2013:
Deerhunter - Monomania
Alela Diane - About Farewell
The Knife - Shaking The Habitual
Agnes Obel - Aventine
Christopher Owens - Lysandre
Stornoway - Tales from Terra Firma
The National - Trouble Will Find Me

Best Songs of 2013:
Mazzy Star - Common Burn
Phosporescent - Song For Zula
S O H N - The Wheel
Nadine Shah - Runaway
Portland - Brolin
Laura Mvula - Green Garden
David Bowie – Where Are We Now?
Soldier’s Hearth - African Fire
These New Puritans - Fragment Two
Sarah Neufeld - Hero Brother
Hooverphonic - Amalfi
Goldfrapp – Jo

Best Live Concerts:
Valgeir Sigurðsson, STUK Leuven — 23.02.2013
John Grant, Botanique Brussels — 18.03.2013
Tindersticks, Openluchttheater Rivierenhof — 27.07.2013

Artists that should be banned from the radio in 2014:
Haim. Muse. Ozark Henry. Lorde.

Looking forward to new material in 2014 from:
Owen Pallett
Warpaint
Wild Beasts
Joan as Police Woman

Notes

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