Albums of the year 2014

This year I’ve done things slightly differently in that I’ve not paid as much attention to how many times I’ve listened to something, but instead concentrated on how much I enjoyed it. Some records just can’t be listened to that often; they require complete attention and the kind of time commitment that I just don’t […]

Albums of the year – 2012

I think 30 choices is appropriate again this year. They are in vague order (certainly near the top), but I think some of them really depend so much on what sort of mood I’m in on a particular day. Shearwater – Animal Joy The Twilight Sad – No One Can Ever Know How to Dress Well – Total Loss Lana Del Rey – Born to […]

Christmas projects

I have all sorts of things planned this Christmas, some of which may happen and some of which may take a little longer to reach fruition. Albums of the year (which I always do), and which will be ready on or around 31st December. One movie a day, where I will watch one decent movie […]

Albums of the year 2009

Calculated using the same algorithm as the last two years, and only including albums actually released this year. The Decemberists – The Hazards of Love Wilco – Wilco (The Album) The Horrors – Primary Colours Portugal. The Man – The Satanic Satanist Florence and The Machine – Lungs Jarvis Cocker – Further Complications The Big […]