Wednesday, 22 December 2010


Far from comprehensive but these are some of my favourite releases I personally seemed to come back to the most. No doubt forgotten some obvious ones. Would love to hear other peoples choices in the comments though

Actress - Splazsh
Marcos Valle - Estatica
Ariel Pinks Haunted Graffiti - Before Today
Caribou - Sun
Oneohtrix Point Never - Returnal
Onra - Long Distance
Lone - Emerald Fantasy Tracks
Curren$y - Pilot Talk 1 & 2
Nat Birchall - Guiding Spirit
John Roberts - Glass Eights
Midlake - The Courage of Others
Mock & Toof - Tuning Echoes
Incarnations - With All Due Respect
Julian Lynch - Mare
Mount Kimbie - Crooks & Lovers
Esperanza Spalding - Chamber Music Society
S. Carey - All We Grow
When Saints Go Machine - Ten Makes A Face (Strictly speaking 2009)
Wyatt Atzmon Stephen - For The Ghosts Within

Down To The Sea And Back
The Worlds Ends - Afro Rock & Psychedilia in 1970's Nigeria
Songs For Endless Cities Vol 1 : Brackles
Strange Games & Funky Things 5
Backstreet Brit Funk
Synthetic Soul & Other Junk
Light Sounds Dark Presents Return Of The Sherm
The Sound of Siam
Lagos Disco Inferno
DJ Kicks - Kode 9
The Minimal Wave Tapes Volume One

Quest - Smooth Skin
Rick Poppa Howard - I Won't Lay Back
Jared Wilson - This Love (2009 but just discovered)
Ace & The Sandman - Let Your Body Talk (2010 Re-master)
Wiley - Track 02 (Instrumental)
Anthony Shake Shakir - Detroit State Of Mind (Space Dimension Controller Remix)
Delphic - Doubt (Kyle Hall Remix)
Tazz - Lost / World of Techno
Sect - Man of Wisdom
House of Jezebel - Love & Happiness
Storm Queen - Look Right Through
Hunee - Bobo / Sand Days
Martyn - Miniluv
Mosca - Tilt Shift
Aera - Daidalus
Mim Suleiman - Mingi (Instrumental)
Tony Lionni - Precious (Deetron Mix) / Always There
Dobie - Time Is Running Out
Floating Points - Peoples Potential
Krystal Klear - Tried For Your Love (Hudson Mohawke Remix)
DJ Nature - Destiny Reprise
Horsepower Productions - Poison Wine
Joy Orbison - Ladywell
FaltyDL - All In The Place
Theo Parrish - Track 08 (Sketches)
Commix - Japanese Electronics (Instra:mental Remix)
Reel by Real - Surkit (2010 Re-master)
Arto Mwambe - Love Lift (Osborne Remix)
Bakey Ustl - Nose Candy

Everything released by Space Dimension Controller, Kyle Hall, David Kennedy (aka Ramadanman/Pearson Sound) and James Blake


Anonymous said...

nice list! I can add some other of my personal faves:

Scuba - Triangulation
Tropics - Soft Vision EP
Lone - Pineapple Crush / Angel Brain

+ Anything by Shackleton
+ Tron: Legacy OST =P

luya said...

Excellent taste if I do say so myself! :)

Off the top of my head I'd add the Jus Ed Lp to the list

Anonymous said...

gold panda

Razz said...

fantastic list!

will be getting on much of this. my lists are below

Anonymous said...

Tonetta, Vol. II.

imunderpressure said...


Conall O' Seaghdha said...

Great list, will check out them out:


01. Twin Shadow - Forget
02. Ariel Pink’s Haunted Graffiti - Before Today
03. Floating Points - Post Suite / People’s Potential
04. Gonzales - Ivory Tower
06. Optimo - Fabric 52
07. Owen Pallett - Heartland
08. James Blake - I Only Know/CMYK/Klavierwerke/Limit to your love
09. Caribou – Swim
10. Beach House - Teen Dream
10. Flying Lotus - Cosmogramma
11. Brackles - Songs for Endless Cities
12. Teengirl Fantasy - 7am
13. Gil Scott-Heron - I’m New Here
14. Kanye West - My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy
15. Toro Y Moi - Causers of This
16. Fourtet - There is Love in You
17. Sufjan Stevens - The Age of Adz
18. Janelle Monae - The Archandroid
19. Arcade Fire - The Suburbs
20. Matthew Dear - Black City
21. Chromeo - Business Casual
22. Matthew Herbert - One One
23. Forest Swords - Dagger Paths
24. John Roberts - Glass Eights
25. Darkstar - North
26. Apparat - DJ Kicks
27. LCD Soundsystem - This Is Happening
28. Mount Kimbie - Crooks And Lovers
29. Emeralds - Does It Look Like I’m Here?
30. Hot Chip - One Life Stand

dark jazzor said...

Thanks everyone for the kind recommendations. Checking all the ones I haven't heard yet as we speak