December 24, 2008

Thomas' definitive list of the absolute best music to come out this year


The Music Tapes - Music Tapes for Clouds and Tornadoes - Merge

Dear Nora - Three States: Rarities '97 - '07 - Magic Marker Records

Why? - Alopecia - anticon.

Sissy Wish - Beauties Never Die - Sony/BMG

Born Ruffians - Red, Yellow and Blue - Warp

PAS/CAL - I Was Raised On Matthew, Mark, Luke & Laura - Le Grand Magistry

Make a Rising - Infinite Ellipse And Head With Open Fontanel - High Two

LAKE - Oh, The Places We'll Go - K


Daughters of Albion - Daughters of Albion - Fallout

Leo Diamond - Skin Diver Suite - Request Records

Biff Rose - Biff Rose - Omni

Judy Henske and Jerry Yester - Farewell Aldebaran - Phoenix


Solange - "I Decided"

Miniature Tigers - "Cannibal Queen"

Dr. Dog - "The Rabbit, The Bat, and the Reindeer"

Beyoncé - "Single Laides (Put a Ring On It")

Of Montreal - "For Our Elegant Caste"

Thao Nguyen - "Bag of Hammers"


Alisa said...

No Deerhunter? :(

Olivia said...

I think Moonwink was one of the best to come out. C:


lisa said...

Moonwink was/is also one of the best for me.

Ryan said... told me that I would like the PAS/CAL album, and I do! Glad to see I'm not the only one.

Anonymous said...

Usually I don't dive too deeply into other people's lists but two years ago some bloke called Mark said that his favourite single was "Oh Mandy."

And the rest is Media Studies...

Katie L. Thompson said...

Looks like we have some album trading to do, Mister...