Listening

I keep a monthly diary of music that I discover or hear while out and about. Each year is also marked with a collection of my favorite newly released tracks and albums. You can read more about the system here.

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2013

Long List

  • A$AP Rocky – Fashion Killa
  • Active Child – Evening Ceremony
  • Active Child – Subtle (feat. Mikky Ekko)
  • Agnes Obel – Fuel to Fire
  • Agnes Obel – Aventine
  • Agnes Obel – Pass Them By
  • Akron/Family – No-Room
  • Akron/Family – Until the Morning
  • Alpine – Villages
  • Alpine – Seeing Red
  • Alpine – Gasoline
  • Andy Fitts – Start Cutting
  • Angel Olsen – Forgiven/Forgotten
  • Angel Olsen – Free
  • Arcade Fire – Reflektor
  • Arcade Fire – Afterlife
  • Ariel Pink, Jorge Elbrecht – Hang On to Life
  • Arp – High-Heeled Clouds
  • Austra – Painful Like
  • Austra – Home
  • Autre Ne Veut – Play by Play
  • Autre Ne Veut – Counting
  • Banks – This Is What It Feels Like
  • Banks – Warm Water
  • Bass Drum Of Death – Such A Bore
  • Baths – Ironworks
  • Baths – Ossuary
  • Baths – Phaedra
  • Beach Fossils – Clash the Truth
  • Beach Fossils – In Vertigo
  • Beacon – Bring You Back
  • Beacon – Between the Waves
  • Beacon – Overseer
  • Beck – Defriended
  • Beck – Gimme
  • Beck – I Won't Be Long
  • Benoît Pioulard – Hawkeye
  • Bibio – À tout à l'heure
  • Bibio – You
  • Bibio – You Won't Remember...
  • Black Rebel Motorcycle Club – Let The Day Begin
  • Blludd Relations – Even Steven
  • Blludd Relations – Anything but the Fingers
  • Blludd Relations – Tape R D Leg
  • Blood Orange – Chamakay
  • Blood Orange – You're Not Good Enough
  • Blood Orange – Chosen
  • Blood Orange – Always Let U Down
  • Blouse – Imperium
  • Blue Hawaii – Try To Be
  • Boards Of Canada – Reach For The Dead
  • Boards Of Canada – Jacquard Causeway
  • Bonobo – Cirrus
  • Bonobo – Don't Wait
  • Braids – Fruend
  • Braids – December
  • Buke & Gase – Hiccup
  • Burial – Truant
  • Capital Cities – Farrah Fawcett Hair
  • Cate Le Bon – I Can't Help You
  • Cate Le Bon – Are You With Me Now?
  • Cate Le Bon – No God
  • Cate Le Bon – Cuckoo Through The Walls
  • Caveman – In the City
  • Caveman – Shut You Down
  • Cayucas – High School Lover
  • CFCF – Jump Out Of The Train
  • Charli XCX – Stay Away
  • Chelsea Wolfe – We Hit a Wall
  • Chelsea Wolfe – The Waves Have Come
  • Chris Forsyth – Solar Motel Part III
  • CHVRCHES – The Mother We Share
  • CHVRCHES – Gun
  • CHVRCHES – Night Sky
  • City and Colour – The Hurry And The Harm
  • City and Colour – Take Care
  • Classixx – All You're Waiting For (feat. Nancy Whang)
  • Classixx – Holding On
  • Classixx – I'll Get You (feat. Jeppe)
  • Colin Stetson – Who the Waves Are Roaring For
  • Colin Stetson – To See More Light
  • Courtney Barnett – Avant Gardener
  • Courtney Barnett – History Eraser
  • Courtney Barnett – Lance Jr.
  • Courtney Jaye – Love and Forgiveness
  • Crocodiles – Heavy Metal Clouds
  • Crocodiles – She Splits Me Up
  • Cut Copy – Free Your Mind
  • Cut Copy – In Memory Capsule
  • Cut Copy – Meet Me In A House Of Love
  • Daft Punk – Motherboard
  • Daft Punk – Doin' it Right (feat. Panda Bear)
  • Daft Punk – Contact
  • Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr. – Hiding
  • Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr. – A Haunting
  • Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr. – War Zone
  • Dan Deacon – Konono Ripoff No 1
  • Danny Brown – Side A (Old)
  • Danny Brown – 25 Bucks (feat. Purity Ring)
  • Danny Brown – Lonely
  • Darkside – Golden Arrow
  • Darkside – Heart
  • Darkside – Paper Trails
  • Darkside – The Only Shrine I've Seen
  • Darkside – Freak, Go Home
  • Darkstar – Timeaway
  • Data Romance – Others
  • Data Romance – Can't Keep Your Mind Off
  • Data Romance – Guard
  • Daughn Gibson – The Sound of Law
  • Daughn Gibson – Phantom Rider
  • Daughn Gibson – Franco
  • Daughter – Winter
  • Daughter – Smother
  • Daughter – Shallows
  • David Bowie – Love Is Lost (Hello Steve Reich Mix by James Murphy for the DFA)
  • David Bowie – The Stars (Are Out Tonight)
  • David Bowie – Where Are We Now?
  • Deafheaven – Irresistible
  • Death Grips – Deep Web
  • Deerhunter – The Missing
  • Deerhunter – Dream Captain
  • Deerhunter – Blue Agent
  • Deerhunter – Sleepwalking
  • Destroyer – Maria de las nieves
  • Destroyer – El rito
  • Destroyer – Babieca
  • Devendra Banhart – Your Fine Petting Duck
  • Devendra Banhart – Won't You Come Over
  • Diana – Perpetual Surrender
  • Dignan Porch – Stream
  • Disclosure – Latch
  • Disclosure – White Noise
  • DJ Koze – Track ID Anyone? (feat. Caribou)
  • DJ Koze – Magical Boy (feat. Matthew Dear)
  • DJ Koze – Homesick (feat. Ada)
  • DJ Koze – La Duquesa
  • DJ Koze – My Plans (feat. Matthew Dear)
  • DJ Rashad – Drums Please
  • Dojo Cuts – I Can Give
  • Dosh – We Are the Worst
  • Dosh – Legos (For Terry)
  • Ducktails – Ivy Covered House
  • Ducktails – Letter of Intent
  • Ed Meme – You Do Say (Parts I & II)
  • Eleanor Friedberger – My Own World
  • Emiliana Torrini – Speed Of Dark (Andrew Weatherall Remix)
  • Emiliana Torrini – Speed of Dark
  • Emiliana Torrini – When Fever Breaks
  • Erlend Øye – La prima estate
  • Everything Everything – Cough Cough
  • Fink – Warm Shadow (Colin Stetson & Justin Vernon (of Bon Iver))
  • FKA twigs – Papi Pacify
  • FKA twigs – Water Me
  • Flume – Holdin On
  • Forest Swords – The Weight Of gold
  • Foxygen – No Destruction
  • Frankie Rose – You For Me
  • Frankie Rose – Question / Reason
  • Frankie Rose – Heaven
  • Frightened Rabbit – The Oil Slick
  • Fuck Buttons – The Red Wing
  • Fuck Buttons – Stalker
  • Future Unlimited – Haunted Love
  • Fyfe – St. Tropez
  • Fyfe – Solace
  • Gauntlet Hair – Spew
  • Gauntlet Hair – Bad Apple
  • Glasser – Shape
  • Glasser – Keam Theme
  • Glasser – Exposure
  • Gold Panda – Trust
  • Grizzly Bear – Will Calls (Marfa Demo)
  • Grizzly Bear – Sleeping Ute (Nicolas Jaar Remix)
  • Guards – Heard The News
  • Haerts – Wings (New Version)
  • Haim – Falling
  • Haim – Forever
  • Har Mar Superstar – Lady, You Shot Me
  • Hayden – Blurry Nights
  • High Highs – Flowers Bloom
  • Hints – Solstice
  • Holden – Renata
  • Holden – The Caterpillar's Intervention
  • Holden – Blackpool Late Eighties
  • Hospitality – I Miss Your Bones (Single)
  • Hot Chip – Dark and Stormy
  • Houses – The Beauty Surrounds
  • Houses – Peasants
  • iamamiwhoami – o
  • iamamiwhoami – t
  • iamamiwhoami – y
  • Iceage – Wounded Hearts
  • Indians – Melt
  • Jacco Gardner – Clear the Air
  • Jacco Gardner – The Riddle
  • Jagwar Ma – The Throw
  • Jagwar Ma – That Loneliness
  • James Blake – Overgrown
  • James Blake – Retrograde
  • Janelle Monáe – Givin Em What They Love (feat. Prince)
  • Janelle Monáe – Primetime (feat. Miguel)
  • Janelle Monáe – What An Experience
  • Jensen Sportag – Light Through Lace
  • Jensen Sportag – Blood Hourglass
  • Jessy Lanza – Keep Moving
  • Jessy Lanza – Strange Emotion
  • Jim Guthrie – Like a Lake
  • JJ DOOM – GMO (feat. Beth Gibbons)
  • JJ DOOM – Retarded Fren
  • Joanna Gruesome – Sugarcrush
  • John Wizards – Muizenberg
  • John Wizards – Jabu Ley
  • John Wizards – I'm Still A Serious Guy
  • Jon Hopkins – Open Eye Signal
  • Jon Hopkins – Collider
  • Jon Hopkins – Abandon Window
  • Jon Hopkins – Immunity
  • Juana Molina – Eras
  • Juana Molina – Wed 21
  • Juana Molina – Final Feliz
  • Julia Holter – Maxim's I
  • Julia Holter – Horns Surrounding Me
  • Julia Holter – Hello Stranger
  • Julia Holter – City Appearing
  • Julianna Barwick – One Half
  • Julianna Barwick – Forever
  • Julien Dyne – December
  • Junip – Line Of Fire
  • Junip – Walking Lightly
  • Junip – After All Is Said And Done
  • Justin Timberlake – Mirrors
  • Kanye West – Black Skinhead
  • Keaton Henson – Teach Me
  • Keaton Henson – Lying To You
  • Kimbra – Two Way Street (Aeroplane Remix)
  • King Khan & The Shrines – Darkness
  • King Krule – Border Line
  • King Krule – The Krockadile
  • Kishi Bashi – This Must Be the Place (Naive Melody) [by Talking Heads]
  • Kurt Vile – Air Bud
  • Kurt Vile – Goldtone
  • Kwes. – Cablecar
  • Laura Marling – Master Hunter
  • Laura Mvula – That's Alright
  • Laura Veirs – Dorothy of the Island
  • Laura Veirs – Sadako Folding Cranes
  • Laura Veirs – White Cherry
  • Les Sins – Grind
  • Lindstrøm – Rà-àkõ-st (Unknown Mortal Orchestra cover version)
  • Lindstrøm – Fāār-i-kāāl (Todd Terje Extended Mix)
  • Local Natives – You & I
  • Locust – Just Want You
  • Lorde – Royals
  • Lorde – Royals
  • Lost In The Trees – Rites
  • Low – Clarence White
  • Low – On My Own
  • Lusine – Get the Message
  • Lusine – Lucky
  • Machinedrum – Center Your Love
  • Machinedrum – SeeSea
  • Majical Cloudz – Turns Turns Turns
  • Majical Cloudz – Silver Rings
  • Majical Cloudz – Savage
  • Major Lazer – Get Free (feat. Amber of Dirty Projectors)
  • Mark Kozelek & Desertshore – Mariette
  • Marnie Stern – Year of the Glad
  • Marnie Stern – Noonan
  • Masha Qrella – Boys Don't Cry
  • Maston – (You Were) in Love
  • Maston – Messages
  • Maston – Judge Alabaster
  • Mazes – Skulking
  • Mazzy Star – In the Kingdom
  • Mazzy Star – I’ve Gotta Stop
  • Midlake – Antiphon
  • Midlake – The Old and the Young
  • Midlake – This Weight
  • Mikal Cronin – Am I Wrong
  • Mikal Cronin – Weight
  • Milosh – Don't Call It
  • Milosh – Jetlag
  • Milosh – Water
  • Monster Rally – Honey
  • Mount Kimbie – Break Well
  • Mount Kimbie – Made To Stray
  • Mount Moriah – Telling the Hour
  • MS MR – Hurricane
  • Mykki Blanco – Angggry Byrdz
  • Neko Case – Night Still Comes
  • Neko Case – Ragtime
  • No Age – An Impression
  • No Age – An Impression
  • NOSAJ THING – Home
  • NOSAJ THING – Eclipse/Blue (feat. Kazu Makino)
  • NOSAJ THING – Try (feat. Toro y Moi)
  • Oddisee – In My Day
  • Oddisee – The Gospel
  • Oddisee – Fork in the Road
  • Om Unit – Corridor 2013
  • Om Unit – Nagual
  • Oneohtrix Point Never – Americans
  • Oneohtrix Point Never – Zebra
  • Oneohtrix Point Never – Along
  • Oneohtrix Point Never – Problem Areas
  • oOoOO – Stay Here
  • Pantha Du Prince & The Bell Laboratory – Particle
  • Parquet Courts – Master Of My Craft
  • Paul McCartney – Queenie Eye
  • Paul McCartney – New
  • Phoenix – Drakkar Noir
  • Phoenix – Bourgeois
  • Phosphorescent – Song For Zula
  • Phosphorescent – Muchacho's Tune
  • Phosphorescent – The Quotidian Beasts
  • Portugal. The Man – Evil Friends
  • Pure Bathing Culture – Pendulum
  • Purity Ring – Amenamy (Jon Hopkins Remix)
  • Rhye – Open
  • Rhye – The Fall
  • Rogue Wave – Figured It Out
  • Roosevelt – Elliot
  • Ryan Hemsworth – Small Lost
  • Saintseneca – Uppercutter
  • Sampha – Too Much
  • Savages – I Am Here
  • Savages – City’s Full
  • Seabright – Automate
  • Seabright – Lifting Tower
  • Serafina Steer – Lady Fortune
  • Shearwater – I Luv the Valley OH!!
  • Shigeto – Ringleader
  • Shigeto – Miss U
  • Shugo Tokumaru – Katachi
  • Sigur Rós – Ísjaki
  • Sigur Rós – Stormur
  • Sigur Rós – Rafstraumur
  • Sin Fang – What's Wrong With Your Eyes
  • Sky Ferreira – I Blame Myself
  • Sky Ferreira – Omanko
  • Sky Ferreira – You’re Not The One
  • Small Black – Free At Dawn
  • Snowden – No One In Control
  • Snowden – The Beat Comes
  • Snowden – This Year
  • Soft Metals – Tell Me
  • Soft Metals – Interobserver
  • Soldout – 94
  • Son Lux – Alternate World
  • Son Lux – Lost It To Trying
  • Son Lux – Easy
  • Son Lux – No Crimes
  • Still Corners – Hearts of Fools
  • Still Corners – The Trip
  • STRFKR – Sazed
  • Suuns – Edie's Dream
  • Tame Impala – Mind Mischief (The Field Remix)
  • Teen Daze – Alaska
  • Teen Daze – Listen
  • Telekinesis – Power Lines
  • Temples – Youth
  • Tennis – Mean Streets
  • The Blank Tapes – Uh-Oh
  • The Dodos – Substance
  • The Dodos – The Current
  • The Focus Group – The Elektrik Karousell
  • The Focus Group – SPOLK
  • The Knife – A Tooth For An Eye
  • The Knife – Without You My Life Would Be Boring
  • The Knife – Ready To Lose
  • The Mary Onettes – Evil Coast
  • The Mary Onettes – Years
  • The National – Sea of Love
  • The National – This Is The Last Time
  • The National – Pink Rabbits
  • The Notwist – Close to the Glass
  • The Pastels – Check My Heart
  • The Replacements – I'm Not Sayin'
  • Thee Oh Sees – Toe Cutter - Thumb Buster
  • Tim Hecker – Virginal I
  • Tim Hecker – Amps Drugs Harmonium
  • Tim Hecker – Stigmata II
  • Tim Hecker – Stab Variation
  • Time Is a Mountain – Clear-Out Clouds
  • Time Is a Mountain – Tempi Campi
  • TNGHT (Hudson Mohawke x Lunice) – Acrylics
  • Todd Terje – Q
  • TOKiMONSTA – The Center
  • TOKiMONSTA – Go With It
  • Torche – Keep Up
  • Tosca – Cavallo
  • Touche Amore – Non Fiction
  • Tricky – Nothing Matters
  • TV On The Radio – Mercy
  • TV On The Radio – Million Miles
  • Tycho – Awake
  • Ulrich Schnauss – I Take Comfort in Your Ignorance
  • Unknown Mortal Orchestra – From the Sun
  • Unknown Mortal Orchestra – Swim and Sleep (Like a Shark)
  • Unknown Mortal Orchestra – So Good at Being in Trouble
  • Vampire Weekend – Hannah Hunt
  • Veronica Falls – Everybody's Changing
  • Volcano Choir – Byegone
  • Volcano Choir – Alaskans
  • Vondelpark – California Analog Dream
  • Vondelpark – Seabed
  • Wampire – The Hearse
  • Washed Out – It All Feels Right
  • Washed Out – All I Know
  • Washed Out – Great Escape
  • Wavves – Demon To Lean On
  • Weekend – Oubliette
  • Weekend – Adelaide
  • White Denim – A Place to Start
  • Wild Cub – Thunder Clatter
  • Wild Nothing – Ocean Repeating (Big-Eyed Girl)
  • Wild Nothing – A Dancing Shell
  • William Tyler – Country of Illusion
  • Woodkid – Run Boy Run
  • Yo La Tengo – Ohm
  • Yo La Tengo – Paddle Forward
  • Young Dreams – First Days Of Something (Zammutto Remix)
  • Young Galaxy – Pretty Boy
  • Young Galaxy – New Summer
  • Youth Lagoon – Mute
  • Youth Lagoon – Dropla
  • Yuck – Lose My Breath
  • Yuck – Rebirth
  • Zola Jesus – Fall Back
  • Zola Jesus – Night
  • Shigeto – Detroit Part 1

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