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50 Records That May or May Not Show Up on My 2009 Year-End Top 50 (in alphabetical order)

A-Trak: Infinity + 1
Ada: Adaptations - Ada Mixtape #1
Animal Collective: Merriweather Post Pavilion
Art Brut: Art Brut Vs. Satan
Atlas Sound: Logos
Bat for Lashes: Two Suns (long interview-- plz excuse the pompous intro)
Bibio: Ambivalence Avenue
The Boy Least Likely To: The Law of the Playground/The Best B-Sides Ever
Dan Deacon: Bromst (track review)
Deerhunter: Rainwater Cassette Exchange EP
Delorean: Ayrton Senna EP
DJ Koze: Reincarnations
DJ Quik and Kurupt: BlaQKout
DJ Sprinkles: Midtown 120 Blues
Drake: So Far Gone mixtape
The Dream: Love Vs. Money
Dum Dum Girls: Dum Dum Girls EP (track review)
El Perro Del Mar: Love Is Not Pop mini-LP (track review-- ignore the number; this was originally an unranked blog post)
Fall Out Boy: Folie a Deux
Fever Ray: Fever Ray (interview)
God Help the Girl: God Help the Girl (ABC News video review)
Japandroids: Post-Nothing (track review; live review)
Jeremy Jay: Slow Dance
jj: jj n° 2
Kurt Vile: God Is Saying This to You
Lil Boosie: Thug Passion mixtape
Major Lazer: Guns Don't Kill People... Lazers Do
Maxwell: BLACKsummers'night
Micachu & the Shapes: Jewellery
Morrissey: Years of Refusal (live review)
Lindstrøm & Prins Thomas: II
Neon Indian: Psychic Chasms EP
Neko Case: Middle Cyclone
Nodzzz: Nodzzz (track review)
Paper Route Gangstaz: Diplo & Benzi Present... Fear and Loathing in Hunts Vegas
Phoenix: Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix
Playboy Tre: Liquor Store Mascot mixtape
Röyksopp: Junior (track review)
Shrag: Shrag
So Cow: So Cow
Spoon: Got Nuffin EP
A Sunny Day in Glasgow: Ashes Grammar
Super Furry Animals: Dark Days/Light Years
Taken By Trees: East of Eden
TVO aka The Village Orchestra: The Dark Is Rising EP
UGK: UGK 4 Life
Various Artists: Underwaterpeoples Compilation
Yeah Yeah Yeahs: It's Blitz!
Yo La Tengo: Popular Songs
Zomby: Where Were U in 92?

still very much on the fence w/ (and may still wanna vote for by year's end, who knows): Grizzly Bear, Dirty Projectors

also need to listen to more (among, duh, many others): Girls, Free Energy, The Rational Academy, Modest Mouse new EP, Rick Ross, the Smith Westerns, Nosaj Thing, Javelin, Pictureplane, Black Jazz Consortium, Nudge, Omar S, Dinosaur Jr., Ganglians, Avner, Future of the Left, Tim Hecker, Tiny Vipers, Ducktails, Gui Boratto, Very Best, Lake, Jay Reatard, Vivian Girls, etc. etc. etc. etc. etc.

1 comment:

  1. Have you listened to the new John Vanderslice? It's a good one. Also, don't count out the upcoming Mountain Goats record! I'm also interested in the David Bazan album coming out this month.