2013 Releases of Note

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Offline Allison

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2013 Releases of Note
« on: September 04, 2013, 04:25:26 PM »
This is a post I do every year. What records did you acquire this year? What are you anticipating still? What suggestions can you make?
All are compiled in a Spotify Playlist that feel free to add things - the WIP stands for Work in Progress, ya know?

Also add anything you think I've missed here! I'll add which ones I'm favoring in a bit. October looks like a heavy hitter to me!

Out Now:
!!! - Thr!!!er
Akron/Family - Sub Verses
Alice Russell - To Dust
Allison Weiss - Say What You Mean
Appleseed Cast, The - Illumination Ritual
Atlas Genius - When It Was Now
Barenaked Ladies - Grinning Streak
Bastille - Bad Blood
Belle & Sebastian - The Third Eye Centre
Ben Lee - Ayahuasca: Welcome to the Work
Besnard Lakes, The - Until in Excess, Imperceptible UFO
Black Twig Pickers, The - Rough Carpenters
Bombadil - Metrics fo Affection
Bored Nothing - Bored Nothing
Born Ruffians - Birthmarks
Boy Least Likely To, The - The Great Perhaps
Brendan Benson - What Kind of World
Camera Obscura - Desire Lines
Caveman - Caveman
Chelsea Light Moving - Chelsea Light Moving
City & Colour - The Hurry and the Harm
Civil Wars, The - The Civil Wars
Cloud Cult - Love
Cold War Kids - Dear Miss Lonelyhearts
Colin Stetson - New History Warfare Vol. 3: To See More Light
Connections - Private Airplane
Daft Punk - Random Access Memories
Dan Friel - Total Folklore
Darwin Deez - Songs for Imaginative People
Daughter - If You Leave
Dawes - Stories Don't End
Dawes - Stories Don't End
Deerhunter - Monomania
Dent May - Warm Blanket
Depeche Mode - Delta Machine
Devandra Banhart - Mala
Dodos, The - Carrier
Drunken Sufis - DroneWars
Edward Sharpe & the Magnetic Zeros - Edward Sharpe & the Magnetic Zeros
Eels - Wonderful, Glorious
Eisley - Currents
Ellie Goulding - Halcyon Days
Fitz and the Tantrums - More Than Just a Dream
Flaming Lips, The - The Terror
Foals - Holy Fire
Foxygen - We are the 21st Century Ambassadors of Peace & Magic
Frank Turner - Tape Deck Heart
Frightened Rabbit - Pedestrian verse
Front Bottoms, The - Talon of the Hawk
Generationals - Heza
Glasvegas - Later…When the TV Turns to Static
Grouper - The Mand Who Died in His Boat
Hawk and a Hacksaw, A - You Have Already Gone to the Other World
Haxan Cloak, The - Excavation
Hayden - Us Alone
Hey Marseilles - Lines We Trace
How to Destroy Angels - Welcome Oblivion
Hugh Laurie - Didn't It Rain
Ingrid Michaelson - Human Again
Iron & Wine - Ghost on Ghost
James Blake - Overgrown
Jamie Lidell - Jamie Lidell
Javelin - Hi Beams
Jim James - Regions of Light and Sound of God
Johnny Marr - The Messenger
Jon Hopkins - Immunity
Josh Ritter - The Beast in its Tracks
Joy Formidable, The - Wolf's Law
Julia Holter - Loud City Song
Julianna Barwick - Nepenthe
Junip - Junip
Kate Nash - Girl Talk
Kinfe, The - Shaking the Habitual
Kurt Vile - Walkin on a Pretty Daze
L. Pierre - The Island Come True
Last Bison, The - Inheritance
Laura Marling - Once I Was an Eagle
Laura Stevenson - Wheel
Lenka - Shadows
Little Boots - Nocturnes
Little Ones, The - The Dawn Sang Along
Local Natives - Hummingbird
Lonely Forest, The - We Sing the Body Electric!
Low - The Invisible Way
Majical Cloudz - Impersonator
Mandolin Orange - This Side of Jordan
Matt Duncan - Soft Times
Matt Pond - The Lives Inside the Lines in Your Hand
Men, The - New Moon
Mikal Cronin - MCII
Milk Music - Cruise Your Illusion
Mogwai - Les Revenants
Mother Mother - The Sticks
Mount Moriah - Miracle Temple
Nataly Dawn - How I Knew Her
National, The - Trouble Will Find Me
Neko Case - The Worse Things Get, The Harder I Fight, The Harder I Fight, The More I Love You
Neon - Praxis Makes Perfect
Nick Cave & the Bad Seeds - Push the Sky Away
No Joy - Wait to Pleasure
Noah & the Whale - Heart of Nowhere
Okkervil River - The Silver Gymnasium
Pan American - Cloud Room, Glass Room
Parenthetical Girls - Privilege
Phoenix - Bankrupt!
Phosphorescent - Muchacho
Portugal. The Man - Evil Friends
Pretty & Nice - Golden Rules for Golden People
Queens of the Stoneage - … Like Clockwork
Ra Ra Riot -Beta Love
Rhye - Woman
Rogue Wave - Nightingale Floors
Sara Bareilles - The Blessed Unrest
Saturday Looks Good to Me - One Kiss Ends it All
Savages - Silence Yourself
Savoir Adore - Our Nature
She & Him - Volume 3
Shout Out Louds - Optica
Shouting Machines, The - Grownass Man
Sigur Ros - Kveikur
Speedy Ortiz - Major Arcana
Spinto Band, The - Hummingbird
Steve Martin - Love Has Come For You
STRFKR - Miracle Mile
Strokes, The - Comedown Machine
Tegan & Sara - Heartthrob
Telekinesis - Dormarion
The Polyphonic Spree - Yes, It's True
Thermals, The - Desparate Ground
They Might Be Giants - Nanobots
Tim Noyes - In Hands
Travis - Where You Stand
Unknown Mortal Orchestra - II
Vampire Weekend - Modern Vampires of the City
Villagers - {Awayland}
Volcano Choir - Repave
Washed Out - Paracosm
Wavves - Afraid of Heights
William Tyler - Impossible Truth
Wooden Wand - Blood Oaths of the New Blues
Yeah Yeah Yeahs - Mosquito
Yo La Tengo - Fade
Young Galaxy - Ultramarine
Youngblood Hawke - Wake Up
Youth Lagoon - Wonderous Bughouse

Upcoming (roughly in order release):
Mum - Smilewound
Janelle Monae - The Electric Lady
Goldfrapp - Tales of Us
Man Man - On Oni Pond
Elton John - The Diving Board
Someone Still Loves You Boris Yeltsin - Fly By Wire
Elvis Costello and The Roots - Wise Up Ghost
Islands - Ski Mask
Au Revoir Simone - Move In Spectrums
Chvrches - The Bones of What You Believe
Ha Ha Tonka - Lessons
Birdy - Fire Within
Haim - Days are Gone

Dr Dog - B-Room
William Shatner - Ponder the Mystery
Yuck - Glow & Behold
Blitzen Trapper - Seven
Dale Earnhardt Jr Jr - The Speed of Things
Albert Hammond, Jr. - AHJ
of Montreal - Lousy with Sylvianbriar
Tim Kasher - Adult Film
Fratellis, The - We Need Medicine
Avett Brothers, The - Magpie and the Dandelion
Kevin Devine - Bulldozer
Kevin Devine & the godd*mn Band - Bubblegum
The Head and the Heart - Let's Be Still
Paul McCartney - New
Pearl Jam - Lightning Bolt
Dismemberment Plan, The - Uncanney Valley
Los Campesinos! - No Blues
Arcade Fire - Reflektor

Midlake - Antiphon
Shearwater - Fellow Travelers

Rumored 2013 albums:
The Black Keys
Broken Bells
Imogen Heap
mel (1:10:14 AM): love ben folds or burn!


Offline Andy

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Re: 2013 Releases of Note
« Reply #1 on: September 05, 2013, 02:38:41 AM »
Always love these lists, Allison. Thanks for sharing.

So smooth you can hear the beard.


Offline Allison

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Re: 2013 Releases of Note
« Reply #2 on: September 05, 2013, 06:32:00 AM »
Always love these lists, Allison. Thanks for sharing.

That doesn't help me any! ha.
What can I say, I'm a glutton for listening to new things?!
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Re: 2013 Releases of Note
« Reply #3 on: September 07, 2013, 04:24:06 PM »
Hugh Laurie and Nataly Dawn are tied for my best/favorite record of the year.
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« Reply #4 on: September 08, 2013, 05:33:10 PM »
Hugh Laurie and Nataly Dawn are tied for my best/favorite record of the year.
I do like those records. If I were to write my year end list today both would easily chart in the top 15 -

My forerunners are Dawes, Okkervil River and Cloud Cult at this point - but some heavy hitters are coming in October so it could all be different by December
mel (1:10:14 AM): love ben folds or burn!