Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Best of 2018: Music album

Double Negative
Low

This is it. I've read two reviews that say this album is political, but I don't see it. It's one of Low's best, most complete works. Better than their early stuff, than Drums and Guns, than Invisible Way. It's quiet, it's disjointed, it's romantic. It's an album that demands headphones to hear those little raindrops. It makes you think of the husband-wife songwriters making this in the studio.






Age Of
Oneohtrix Point Never


Virtue
The Voidz


Criminal
The Soft Moon


Pinned
A Place to Bury Strangers


Tuesday, January 1, 2019

Best of 2018: Song


Check my Spotify playlist for various selections. By far, my favorite songs came from Low this year. The others are good, too, so take a look-see.

Shortlist:
  • "Always Up" by Low
  • "Young" by the Soft Moon
  • "All Wordz Are Made Up" by The Voidz
  • "Never Coming Back" bt A Place to Bury Strangers

https://open.spotify.com/user/steveprutz/playlist/4UwUhBz5HDX9yrPIlPB49B?si=PHqF1rQbRdWZ75brwy0Fuw


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