Only a month
later than planned, what everyone has waited for... My
Records of 2009!!!
records were definitely my three favorites.--- Dinosaur Jr. “Farm” Creepies Over It Pieces Brakes
"Touchdown" Don't Take Me to
Space (Man) Why Tell the
Truth (When It's Easier to Lie) Worry About It
Later Polvo “In Prism”
Beggars Bowl D.C. Trails
following seven records would round out my top ten.--- King Khan & BBQ Show “Invisible
Animal Party I'll Be Loving
You Sunset Rubdown "Dragonslayer"
Black Swan Silver Moons Animal Collective "Merriweather Post
Clothes Morrissey "Years of Refusal"
Lay Softly on the Riverbed
How People Grow Up The Reigning Sound “Love and Curses”
It True? The Dodos “Time to Die”
Deaths Jay Farrar & Ben Gibbard “One
Fast Move or I'm Gone: Kerouac's Big Sur”
---You can call
these next eleven records my "honorable mention" list.--- Felice
“Yonder Is the
Station Condo Fucks “Fuckbook”
Kid with the Replaceable Head (Richard Hell cover) Built to Spill “There Is No Enemy”
Hindsight Mos Def "The Ecstatic"
Dog Bite Hard
Lytle "Yours Truly, the Commuter" Brand New Sun Rollin' Home
Alone Dangermouse &
Sparklehorse "Dark Night of the Soul" Jaykub (feat.
Lytle) Revenge (feat.
Coyne) Constantines "Too
Slow for Love" EP Young Lions Conductor Camera Obscura "My Maudlin
Career" French Navy Swans Magnolia Electric Co. “Josephine”
O! Grace Shenandoah Yo La Tengo “Popular Songs”
I'm On My Way Nothing To Hide Handsome
"Face Control" Radio Kaliningrad Talking Hotel
---And this was
the best comedy record of the year!--- Eugene
Mirman “God Is a
Twelve Year Old Boy with Asperger's” My Gas Got Shut
Boo! The Questionable
Polls Of Russia
In other news:
...There are also some photo journal entries above and the usual random
crap bag I post.
Thousand and Ten***
A quick update solely to point out that all the photos from our Costa
Rica trip are up in the Photo Journal section.
Now I've gotta get my shit together and put together my tardy "Best of
2010" list. Look for that next time, if that is the sort of
thing you find yourself looking for.
As a late christmas present/early flag day present, I present to you a
couple of mixes I made for Skyler, Chelsea's brother...
a few of these songs may have shown up here before. It's the
typical stuff I post - indie rock, garage, oldies, mope rock,
ginger music, rhino rumpus, cat scratch and the fevers, flim flam jim
jam johnny came a courtin' - all of the usual genres.