The Thread That Keeps Us, by Calexico. Deluxe edition double vinyl with a pack of 10 Calexico postcards that, let's be honest, I'm never going to send to anyone am I?
Sunday, 28 January 2018
Saturday, 20 January 2018
Relaxing on a Saturday morning to Soused, the baroque doom metal album by Scott Walker and Sun O))) . It also might well be his most accessible album for 30 years.
Austere Cerebral Cold Harsh Indulgent
Insular Intense Menacing Sprawling
Weary Meandering Tense/Anxious
Anguished/Distraught Atmospheric Complex
Dramatic Gentle Uncompromising
Saturday, 6 January 2018
I've loved some of these releases from 2017.
Favourites? It will change I'm sure, but particular mention should go to the following:
Four Tet - New Energy
Jane Weaver - Modern Kosmology
LCD Soundsystem - American Dream
Michael Head and the Red Elastic Band - Adiós Señor Pussycat
First Swords - Compassion
Warm Digits - Wireless World
King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard - Flying Microtonal Banana
The XX - I See You