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What follows is a list of 50 songs released so far this year that are among the most listened to, most loved, most moving and most important (to me, personally). It could easily have been 100 but if you want more there’s always the monthly playlists to delve into – January / February / March /… Read more »

Posted on July 3rd, 2014

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The chart: Caribou – ‘Can’t Do Without You’ Alt-J – ‘Hunger Of The Pine’ FKA Twigs – ‘Two Weeks’ Adebisi Shank – ‘Big Unit’ Jamie xx – ‘All Under One Roof Raving’ Lethal Dialect and Jacknife J – ‘Headstrong’ feat. Jess Kav God Knows + mynameisjOhn – ‘Standard’ Nightlife Unlimited – ‘Just Be Yourself’ (Frictional Heroes… Read more »

Posted on June 30th, 2014

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The chart: Clipping. – ‘Work Work’ (Feat. Cocc Pistol Cree) La Roux – ‘Uptight Downtown’ Jungle – ‘Time’ Banks – ‘Drowning’ Le Galaxie – ‘Humanise’ Vic Mensa – ‘Down On My Luck’ Hozier – ‘Sedated’ La Roux – ‘Let Me Down Gently’ Smart Edit – ‘All My Love’ Hundred Waters -’Out Alee’ Fatima – ‘Technology’ R.S.A.G…. Read more »

Posted on June 4th, 2014

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The chart: Little Dragon – ‘Paris’ Todd Terje – ‘Delorean Dynamite’ Ben Khan – ‘Savage’ Blood Orange – ‘Uncle Ace’ (Kindness remix feat Robert Owens) Ratking – ‘Canal’ Lykke Li – ‘No Rest For The Wicked’ TALA – ‘Serbia’ Sylvan Esso – ‘Play It Right’ Kelis – ‘Runnin’ (Machinedrum remix) Hundred Waters – ‘Xtalk’ Niia… Read more »

Posted on May 1st, 2014

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The tracks: Future Islands – ‘Seasons (Waiting On You)’ Ships – ‘Space Inside’ Shamir – ‘If It Wasn’t True’ Sylvan Esso – ‘Coffee’ Juce – ‘Call You Out’ SZA – ‘Babylon’ How to Dress Well  - ‘The Words I Can’t Remember’ Future – ‘Move That Dope’ Talos – ‘Tethered Bones’ Hundred Waters – ‘Cavity’ Mykki… Read more »

Posted on March 31st, 2014

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The tracks: The Gloaming – ‘Sailor’s Bonnet’ (live) Hundred Waters – ‘Down From The Rafters’ Jungle – ‘Busy Earnin’ Shlohmo and Jeremih – ‘No More’ St. Vincent – ‘Prince Johnny’ New Jackson – ‘Satisfaction’ Seven Davis Jr. – ‘P.A.R.T.Y.’ Angel Olsen – ‘White Fire’ Kelela – ‘The High’ Gary Low – ‘I Want You‘ Hozier… Read more »

Posted on March 3rd, 2014

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The 30 tracks: Girl Band – ‘Lawman’ Krystal Klear – ‘Squad‘ Warpaint – ‘Hi’ James Vincent McMorrow – ‘Gold’ Tvvins – ‘You Better’ Lapsley – ‘Station’ Saint Pepsi – ‘Mr. Wonderful’ The Gloaming  - ‘Freedom/Saoirse’ Andrew Ashong – ‘Love The Way’  A$AP Mob – Trillmatic (feat. A$AP Nast & Method Man) BANKS – ‘Brain’  Francois… Read more »

Posted on February 4th, 2014

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December was all about End of Year lists so there was still lots of music I didn’t feature on the site last month. Most of it, you’ll find below… The 30 tracks: Tev’n  - ‘Callous Heart’ Marika Hackman – ‘Cinnamon’ Sunken  Foal – ‘As Hot As Fresh Milk’ Chrystyne – ‘Time Is An Arrow’ St…. Read more »

Posted on January 3rd, 2014

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busta-rhymes-q-tip-mixtape

Busta Rhymes and Q-Tip’s ‘Thank You’ is one of the songs of the last few months and they’ve just let loose a collaborative mixtape called The Abstract & the Dragon. The mixtape has 28 tracks with a lot of them featuring A Tribe Called Quest and couple of Dilla productions. Busta Rhymes and Q-Tip’s own… Read more »

Posted on December 12th, 2013

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