MUSIC FAVORITES FOR DECEMBER:

Matthew Dear-LEAVE LUCK TO HEAVEN (Spectral Sound)

Dimmu Borgir-DEATH CULT ARMAGEDDON (Nuclear Blast)

Jay-Z-THE BLACK ALBUM (Roc-A-Fella)

Marshall Jefferson-MOVE YOUR BODY: THE EVOLUTION OF CHICAGO HOUSE (Unisex '75-'03)

Kraftwerk-AUTOBAHN (EMI '74)

Pink Floyd-MEDDLE (Capitol '71)

Polyphonic Spree-THE BEGINNING OF... (Hollywood)

Sanatana-CARAVANSERAI (Columbia '72)

Erik Truffaz-THE WAKE OF THE GIANT TURTLE (Blue Note)


MUSIC FAVORITES FOR NOVEMBER:

David Banner-"Cadillacs On 22's" (Universal)

Various Artists-BRITISH HUSTLE (Soul Jazz '74-'82))

Casiotone For The Painfully Alone-TWINKLE ECHO (Tomlab)

Various Artists-CLAP YOUR HANDS, STAMP YOUR FEET (Ursula 1000 '72-'76)

Dirtbombs-DANGEROUS MAGICAL NOISE (In The Red)

Diverse-ONE A.M. (Chocolate Industries)

Flaming Lips-EGO TRIPPING AT THE GATES OF HELL

Adam Green-"Jessica" (Rough Trade)

Mars-THE COMPLETE STUDIO RECORDINGS 1977-8 (GSG)

Metal Urbain-ANARCHY IN PARIS! (Acute '77-'82)


MUSIC FAVORITES FOR OCTOBER :

Basement Jaxx-KISH KASH (Astralwerks)

Belle & Sebastian-DEAR CATASTROPHE WAITRESS (Rough Trade)

Erase Errata-AT CRYSTAL PALACE (Troubleman Unlimited)

Fiery Furnaces-GALLOWSBIRD'S BARK (Rough Trade)

LFO-SHEATH (Warp)

Various Artists-PSYCHEDELIC JAZZ: 16 SMOKIN' GROOVES (Boutique/Universal '68-'73)

Shins-CHUTES TOO NARROW (Sub Pop)

Paul St. Hilaire-UNSPECIFIED (False Tuned)

Television-LIVE AT THE OLD WALDORF SAN FRANCISCO, 6/29/78  (Elektra/Rhino Handmade)

TV On The Radio-YOUNG LIARS (Touch & Go)



MUSIC FAVORITES FOR SEPTEMBER:

Aesop Rock-BAZOOKA TOOTH (Definitive Jux)

Arab Strap-THE SHY RETIRER EP (Chemikal Underground)

Constantines-SHINE A LIGHT (Sub Pop)

DJ Broken Window-PARALLEL UNIVERSE #1 (Violent Turd)

Steve Marcus-TOMORROW NEVER KNOWS (Water '68)

Outkast-SPEAKERBOXXX/THE LOVE BELOW (Arista)

Pretty Girls Make Graves-NEW ROMANCE (Matador)

Q and Not U-"X-Polynation" cd5 (Dischord)

Judee Sill-HEART FOOD (Elektra/Rhino Handmade '73)

Bubba Sparxxx-DELIVERANCE (Interscope)

Viktor Vaughn-VAUDEVILLE VILLAIN (Sound-Ink)

Warren Zevon-THE WIND (Artemis)


MUSIC FAVORITES FOR AUGUST:

Cabaret Voltaire-METHODOLOGY. THE ATTIC TAPES '74-'78 (Mute)

DJ Broken Window-PARALLEL UNIVERSE #2 (Violent Turd)

Joe Gibbs-PRODUCTIONS (Soul Jazz)

Various Artists-KOMPAKT TOTAL 5 (Kompakt)

Manual-ISARES (Static Caravan)

Various Artists-NEW DEUTSCH (Gigolo)

Various Artists-NY NO WAVE (ZE '78-'80)

Party Fun Action Committee-LET'S GET SERIOUS (Definiive Jux)

MUSIC FAVORITES FOR JULY:

!!!-"Me And Giuliani Down By The Schoolyard" cd5 (Touch & Go)

Billy Cobham-SPECTRUM (Atlantic '73)

Deftones-"Minerva" (Maverick)

Dizzee Rascal-BOY IN DA CORNER (XL)

Byard Lancaster-IT'S NOT UP TO US (Water?)

Bob Marley & the Wailers-AFRICAN HERBSMAN (Trojan/Sanctuary)

Various Artists-NEW YORK NOISE (Soul Jazz '78-'82)

Postal Service-GIVE UP (Sub Pop)

Various Artists-ROUGH TRADE SHOPS POST PUNK VOL. 01 (Mute '77-'02)


MUSIC FAVORITES FOR JUNE:

Glenn Branca-THE ASCENSION (Acute '80)

Broken Social Scene-YOU FORGOT IT IN PEOPLE (Arts & Crafts)

Essential Logic-FANFARE IN THE GARDEN (Kill Rock Stars '78-'98)

King Geedorah-TAKE ME TO YOUR LEADER (Big Dada)

Little Brother-THE LISTENING (ABB)

Metallica-ST. ANGER (Elektra)

Radiohead-HAIL TO THE THIEF (Capitol)

Ulrich Schnauss-A STRANGELY ISOLATED PLACE (City Centre Offices)


MUSIC FAVORITES FOR MAY:

Coldplay-A RUSH OF BLOOD TO THE HEAD (Capitol)

Cosmic Jokers-PLANETEN SIT IN (Spalax '74)

Fourtet-ROUNDS (Domino)

Generation X-ANTHOLOGY (Chrysalis/Capitol '77-'81)

Manitoba-UP IN FLAMES (Domino)

Minamo-BEAUTY (Apestaartje)

Various Artists-NIGHTY>NIGHT DEEP SOUL IN DUB>>THE WEEVIE REMIXES (Stoic)

OMD-ARCHITECTURE & MORALITY (Virgin '81)

Pelican-s/t (Hydra Head)

Pink Fairies-NEVER NEVER LAND  (Polydor '71)

Spacek-VINTAGE HI-TECH (!K7)

Wildchild-SECONDARY PROTOCOL (Stones Throw)

Yeah Yeah Yeahs-FEVER TO TELL (Interscope)


MUSIC FAVORITES FOR APRIL :

Aphex Twin-26 MIXES FOR CASH (Warp)

Autechre-DRAFT 7.30 (Warp)

Arab Strap-MONDAY AT THE HUG & PINT (Matador)

the Bug-PRESSURE (TigerBeat6)

Flaming Lips-FIGHT TEST (Warner Bros.)

Majesticons-BEAUTY PARTY (Big Dada)

New Pornographers-THE ELECTRIC VERSION (Matador)

Spacemen 3-FORGED PRESCRIPTIONS (Space Age '87)

White Stripes-ELEPHANT (V2)

Yabby You-DUB IT TO THE TOP (Blood & Fire '76-'79)


MUSIC FAVORITES FOR MARCH:

David Ackles-s/t (Collector's Choice '68)

Mira Calix-SKIMSKITTA (Warp)

Johnny Cash-AMERICAN IV: THE MAN COMES AROUND (American Recordings/Lost Highway)

Meanest Man Contest-MERIT (Plug Research)

Nas-STILLMATIC/THE LOST TAPES (Columbia)

Notwist-NEON GOLDEN (Domino)

Sly & the Family Stone-THE ESSENTIAL (Epic '67-'75)

Voivod-s/t (Chophouse/Surfdog)

M. Ward-TRANSFIGURATION OF VINCENT (Merge)



MUSIC FAVORITES FOR FEBRUARY:


Buck 65-SQUARE (Warner Music Canada)

Cat Power-YOU ARE FREE (Matador)

Nick Cave-NOCTURARAMA (Anti)

Soundtrack-DEMON LOVER (EMI)

50 Cent-"Wanksta" (Shady/Aftermath)

Hunches-YES. NO. SHUT IT. (In The Red)

Massive Attack-100TH WINDOW (Virgin)

Murs-...THE END OF THE BEGINNING (Definitive Jux)

Soundtrack-MORVERN CALLAR (Warp)

Various Artists-STARGAZER (Harmless)


MUSIC FAVORITES FOR JANUARY:

Cody Chestnutt-THE HEADPHONE MASTERPIECE (Ready Set Go)

Missy Elliott-UNDER CONSTRUCTION (Elektra)

Beth Gibbons/Rustin Man-OUT OF SEASON (Go Beat)

Holy Modal Rounders-THE MORAY EELS EAT THE HOLY MODAL ROUNDERS (Water '68)

DJ Krush-THE MESSAGE AT THE DEPTH (Sony)

Richard Lloyd-ALCHEMY (Collector's Choice '79)

Nas-GOD'S SON (Columbia)

Various Artists-SUPER DISCO (P&P '7?)