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Top 10 2012 #1: Chora(s)san Time-Court Mirage – Live At The Grimm Museum Volume One (Important Records / Sonic Acts, 2012)

The most impressive concert of the year (and for sure in my top 5 all time favorite concerts), the music I have listened to the most to last year (the … Continue reading

December 30, 2012 · Leave a comment

Top 10 2012 #2: Mirrorring – Foreign Body (Kranky, 2012)

Mirroring is a social behavior where people that are in social interaction copy each others actions and behavior  You could think about starting the scratch when you see someone scratch at the same … Continue reading

December 29, 2012 · Leave a comment

Top 10 2012 #3: Portraits – Portraits (Important Records, 2012)

Sometimes you get these collaborations between several people which they call super groups, and for sure that is something that can be said about Portraits which is the collaboration between … Continue reading

December 28, 2012 · Leave a comment

Top 10 2012 #4: Zelienople – The World Is A House On Fire (Type Records, 2012)

Lets just be very direct with this one: Zelienople keeps getting better and better and at some point in the future this for sure will be a band that people … Continue reading

December 27, 2012 · Leave a comment

Top 10 2012 #5: Lichens – Lítiõ Fõlk (Morc Records, 2012)

For quite some years it was relatively quiet from the side of Robert Lowe, but all of a sudden this year we got two releases, one under his own name which … Continue reading

December 26, 2012 · Leave a comment

Top 10 2012 #6: Oren Ambarchi – Audience Of One (Touch, 2012)

This year has been a great year for the Oren Ambarchi fan. He released three solo albums and a huge amount of collaborations. I didn’t hear all of the for example … Continue reading

December 25, 2012 · Leave a comment

Top 10 2012 #7: Six Organs Of Admittance – Ascent (Drag City, 2012)

If you are a regular visitor of my blog (or just looked back at earlier posts) you probably knew already I am a big fan of Six Organs of Admittance. … Continue reading

December 24, 2012 · Leave a comment

Top 10 2012 #8: Je Suis Le Petit Chevalier – An Age Of Wonder (Shelter Press / La Station Radar, 2012)

This must be one of listened to albums for me this year, which doesn’t directly mean it will make it to the top 10, but for An Age Of Wonder, … Continue reading

December 23, 2012 · Leave a comment

Top 10 2012 #9: Dead Neanderthals – Jazzhammer / Stormannsgalskap (Self-Released, 2012)

You wouldn’t directly call this an album as a 10” release with only two songs. But the two Dutch guys behind Dead Neanderthals clearly think different about it, and why … Continue reading

December 22, 2012 · 1 Comment

Top 10 2012 #10: Eliane Radigue – Feedback Works (Alga Marghen, 2012)

Eliane Radigue is a French composer of electronic music who has been working with on compositions form mid 50’s. She is probably best known for her meditative works such as … Continue reading

December 21, 2012 · 1 Comment