Perhaps contrary to popular belief, retirement from hi-fi does mean retirement from music. Here are twenty of my favorite records from this year. Enjoy!
Grinderman fans rejoice! From Nick Cave’s blog July 2019:
Lana Del Ray Norman Fucking Rockwell!
Björk’s nine studio albums are now available as Colored Cassettes. Yeow!
I am continually stunned by FKA twigs. Her recent cinematic video for “Cellophane” is beyond beautiful both visually and musically. Now we have a paired down performance that seems to suggest her talent knows no […]
I have a confession to make.
While we’re talking cinematic songs, ahead of his new album Flamagra, Flying Lotus has released a few singles/videos, the first, “Fire Is Coming”, features David Lynch as the William Burroughs surrogate for the odd man […]
We haven’t heard much from FKA twigs since 2005’s stunning M3LL155X. She’s back.
Thank you, 4AD.
I always wanted to do this but I never got around to actually doing it. Well, all that’s changed because I just did it.
The ever-alluring Sky Ferreira has released a new single “Downhill Lullaby”, her first new music since 2013’s Night Time, My Time. Listen here (hint: it’s alluring):