Tuesday, December 16, 2008

Simon's Top Songs of 2008

These are in no paritucular order. My album list did enough in terms of frying the brain, so to even consider a numbering system for individual songs would be a nervous breakdown waiting to happen. Think of this more of a mixed tape. Anyway, here you are:

Cut Copy – Heart on Fire
Grouper – Heavy Water/I'd Rather be Sleeping
...And You Will Know Us By The Trail of Dead – Bells of Creation
Spiritualized – Soul on Fire
Mercury Rev – Dream of a Young Girl as a Flower
Atlas Sound – Bite Marks
Mogwai – Thank You Space Expert
Deerhunter – Never Stops
Boris – Next Saturn
The Gutter Twins – God's Children
Isobel Campbell & Mark Lanegan – Trouble
Weezer – Pork & Beans
TV On The Radio – Crying
Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds – More News From Nowhere
Growing – Innit
Bon Iver – Flume
Okkervil River - Bruce Wayne Campbell Interviewed On The Roof Of The Chelsea Hotel, 1979
Constantines – Trans Canada
Death Cab For Cutie – I Will Possess Your Heart
The Grey Daturus - Answered in Negative
Sigur Ros – Festival
The Drones - I Am the Supercargo
Broken Social Scene Presents Brendan Canning – Hit the Wall
Melvins – The Smiling Cobra
Stephen Malkmus & The Jicks - Baltimore
British Sea Power – No Lucifer
A Silver Mt. Zion & Tra La La Ban – 13 Blues For Thirteen Moons
Daturah – Vertex
Destroyer – Introducing Angels
M83 - Graveyard Girl
Tapes 'N Tapes - Conquest
Portishead – Ripchord
Blitzen Trapper - Black River Killer
Bob Mould – Very Temporary
The Kills – Hook and Line
Fuck Buttons – Sweet Love For Planet Earth
Beach House – Turtle Island
Shearwater – Century Eyes
Secret Machines - The Brian Jonestown Massacre
Ladyhawk – S.T.H.D.
Tricky – Council Estate
Red Sparrowes - We Left the Apes to Rot, But Find the Gang Grows Within
My Morning Jacket - Smokin' From Shootin'
Mudhoney – The Lucky Ones
No Age – Cappo
Animal Collective – Street Flash
The Walkmen – The New Year
Ryan Adams & The Cardinals – Cobwebs
Conor Oberst – Souled Out
The Fall – 50 Year Old Man
Earth – Rise to Glory
The Mars Volta – Metatron
Glasvegas – Ice Cream Van
The Helio Sequence – Halelujah
The Dandy Warhols – Do You Love Me?
Gregor Samsa - Jeroen Van Akon
The Hold Steady – Magazine
Harvey Milk - Decades
The Black Angels - Doves

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