Dec 24, 2011

Best Videos 2011 // Top 20

Destroyer - Kaputt

Destroyer - Kaputt from Merge Records on Vimeo.

St. Vincent - Cruel

St. Vincent 'Cruel' from Arianna Tomasettig on Vimeo.

Austra - Beat In The Pulse

Austra The Beat & The Pulse from The Glitoris on Vimeo.

Bodi Bill - Brand New Carpet

Bodi Bill - Brand New Carpet from Sinnbus on Vimeo.

tUnE-yArDs - Bizness

tUnE-yArDs Bizness - Full Version from mimi cave on Vimeo.

Tronik Youth - I Know

Cults - Abducted

Cults - Abducted from George Tanasie on Vimeo.

Lykke Li - Sadness is a Blessing

Lykke Li - Sadness is a Blessing (Director Tarik Saleh) from Lykke Li on Vimeo.

Kitten - Chinatown

Kitten - "Chinatown" from Bryan Schlam on Vimeo.

Grimes - Vanessa

Grimes - Vanessa from Arbutus Records on Vimeo.

Happy Camper - Born With A Bothered Mind (feat. Bouke Zoete)

Happy Camper - Born With A Bothered Mind (featuring Bouke Zoete) from Job, Joris & Marieke on Vimeo.

James Blake - Lindisfarne

JAMES BLAKE - LINDISFARNE from martin de thurah on Vimeo.

Bon Iver - Calgary

Tensnake - Something About You

Yuck - Shook Down

Yuck - Shook Down from Yuck on Vimeo.

M83 - Midnight City

M83 | Midnight City from DIVISION on Vimeo.

Hush Hush - Sex Party

Hush Hush - Sex Party (music video) from High5Collective on Vimeo.

Cut Copy - Blink And You'll Miss A Revolution

Cut Copy - Blink And You'll Miss A Revolution from Cut Copy on Vimeo.

Niva - Dirty Water

Niva - Dirty Water from Johan Haglund on Vimeo.

Post war Years - All Eyes

POST WAR YEARS - ALL EYES from Tobias Stretch on Vimeo.

Dec 17, 2011

Best Albums 2011 // Top 15

1. tUnE-yArDs - W H O K I L L

2. James Blake - James Blake

3. M83 - Hurry Up,We'Re Dreaming

4. Nurses - Dracula

5. Gang Gang Dance - Eye Contact

6. Austra - Feel It Break

7. Holy Ghost! - Holy Ghost

8. Cults - Cults


10. Cut Copy - Zonoscope

11. When Saints Go Machine - Konkylie

12. The Rapture - In the Grace of Your Love

13. WU LYF - Go Tell Fire to the Mountain

14. Beirut - The Rip Tide

15. Destroyer - Kaputt

Miike Snow – Devil’s Work

Dec 12, 2011

Best Songs 2011 // Top 30

1. Tune-Yards - Gangsta

2. James Blake - The Wilhelm Scream

3. Lykke Li - I Follow Rivers (The Magician Remix)

Lykke Li "I Follow Rivers" (The Magician Remix) by TheMagician

4. When Saints Go Machine - Kelly

Kelly by When Saints Go Machine

5. Gang Gang Dance - MindKilla

6. Austra - Lose It

Austra - Lose It by Annie Mac Presents

7. The Rapture - How Deep Is Your Love

The Rapture - How Deep Is Your Love by DFA Records

8. M83 - Midnight City

Midnight City by M83

9. Cults - Abducted

Cults - Abducted by cultscultscults

10. SBTRKT - Wildfire

SBTRKT - Wildfire by NME Radar

11. Destroyer - Kaputt

Destroyer - Kaputt by krojac

12. Beirut - Santa Fe

Beirut - Santa Fe by Revolver USA

13. Jens Lekman - An Argument With Myself

Jens Lekman - An Argument With Myself by The Line Of Best Fit

14. Cut Copy - Blink And You'll Miss A Revolution

Cut Copy - Blink And You'll Miss A Revolution by modularpeople

15. Holy Ghost! - Slow Motion

16. Light Asylum - Dark Allies

Light Asylum - Dark Allies by The Karpel Group

17. John Maus - Matter Of Fact

john maus - Matter Of Fact by joaobaguinho

18. Hercules and Love Affair - My House

Hercules and Love Affair - My House by The Drift Record Shop

19. Inc. - Swear

Inc., "Swear" by The FADER

20. Dum Dum Girls - Bedroom Eyes

Dum Dum Girls - Bedroom Eyes by subpop

21. Foster The People - Houdini

Houdini by Foster The People

22. NIVA - Ghost In My Head

Niva - Ghost In My Head by NIVA

23. Washed Out - Amor Fati

Washed Out - Amor Fati by DominoRecordCo

24. Twin Sister - Bad Street

Twin Sister - Bad Street by DominoRecordCo

25. Metronomy - The Look

26. Grimes - Vanessa

Grimes - Vanessa by Arbutus Records

27. Bon Iver - Minnesota, WI

28. Summer Camp - Better Off Without You

Summer Camp - Better Off Without You by dudutorres

29. Totally Enormous Extinct Dinosaurs - Garden

Totally Extinct Enormous Dinosaurs - Garden by Greco-Roman

30. Class Actress - Keep You

keep you // class actress by sexmusic

Aérea Negrot - Todeloo

Niconé & Sascha Braemer - Liar

Niki and the Dove - Mother Protect

Holy Ghost! - I Wanted To Tell Her

Dec 10, 2011

Best Concerts 2011 // Top 15

1. Sufjan Stevens (Primavera Sound Festival)

2. Whitest Boy Alive (Festsaal Kreuzberg)

3. PULP (Primavera Sound)

4. Cut Copy (Melt! Festival)

5. Gang Gang Dance (Berghain) - Video: Primavera Sound

6. tUnE-YarDs (Magnet Club) - Video: SXSW

7. M83 (Gretchen)

8. Twin Shadow (Secret Show) - Video: Mophonics Studios NY

9. Beirut (Berlin Festival)

10. Ariel Pink's Haunted Graffiti (Primavera Sound)

11. Junior Boys + (Support) Diamond Rings (Berghain) - Video: Melt! Festival

12. Azari & III + (Support) When Saints Go Machine (Gretchen)

13. Totally Enormous Extinct Dinosaurs (Melt! Festival)

14. Nurses (West Germany) - Video: The Mercury Lounge

15. The Rapture (Berlin Festival)

Out Of:
Aloe Blacc
Animal Collective
Apparat Band (2x)
Architecture in Helsinki
Ariel Pink's Haunted Graffiti
Austra (2x)
Avi Buffalo
Azari & III (2x)
Bag Raiders (2x)
Belle & Sebastian
Calvin Harris
Casiokids (2x)
Crystal Castles
Crystal Fighters (3x)
Cut Copy
Diamond Rings
Die Vögel
El Guincho
Everything Everything
Fleet Foxes
FM Belfast (2x)
Foster The People
Fruit Bats
Gang Gang Dance (2x)
Garden & Villa
Girl Talk
Hercules And Love Affair
Holy Ghost! (2x)
Is Tropical
James Blake (2x)
John Maus
‪José González
Junior Boys (2x)
Little Dragon
Male Bonding
Man Whitout Country
Moon Duo
Naked And The Famous
Oh Land
Pantha Du Prince
Patrick Wolf
Perfume Genius
PULP (2x)
Real Estate
Shit Robot
Star Slinger (2x)
Sufjan Stevens
The Flaming Lips
The Good Natured
The Hundred In The Hands (2x)
The Pains Of Being Pure At Heart
The Rapture
The Walkman
The War On Drugs
The Whitest Boy Alive
Timber Timbre
Totally Enormous Extinct Dinosaurs (3x)
tUnE-yArDs (2x)
Twin Shadow (2x)
Vinnie Who
Washed Out (2x)
We Have Band
When Saints Go Machine (2x)
Wild Beast
Wy Oak
Yames Yuill
Yuck (2x)