Thursday, December 31, 2009
2009 : Singles* of the Year
No particular order, although Dirty Projectors take first prize.
Dirty Projectors - 'Stillness is the Move'
Burial & Four Tet - 'Moth'
HEALTH - 'Before Tigers' (CFCF remix)
Times New Viking - 'No Time, No Hope'
Joker - 'Digidesign'
Yo La Tengo - 'Gentle Hour'
Beach House - 'Norway'
Darkstar - 'Aidy's Girl's a Computer'
Zomby - 'Tarantula'
Animal Collective - 'What Would I Want? Sky'
HEALTH - 'Die Slow'
Lil Wayne and Grizzly Bear - '2 Weeks 'til Prom'
Toro Y Moi - 'Blessa'
Riceboy Sleeps - 'Happiness'
Here We Go Magic - 'Tunnelvision'
Ganglians - 'Blood on the Sand'
Martyn & D-Bridge - 'These Words'
Small Black - Despicable Dogs'
Lovvers - '100 Flowers'
Tune-Yards - 'Hatari'
Wildbirds & Peacedrums - 'My Heart'
Ratface - 'Fruit an Veg'
* obviously, the word 'singles' is pretty irrelevant these days so far as its original meaning goes, but the intention has been to avoid including album tracks that haven't been 'released' individually.