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2013, Overlooked & Unknown (Volume I)

Backseat Becomes a Zone As We Glide
NHK Design Ah

(Electronic) memories on animal crossing, **K A W A I I**, a midi childhood http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RjBDb_qmXAA
2Andrew Chalk
Mutsu No Hana

(Ambient / Drone) fuzzy ambient soundscapes, 80s steve roach http://a-i-l.ciao.jp/An05.mp3
At Night This City Becomes the Sea

(Ambient Techno) bvdub on cruise control but still it's a delorean so you ride comfortably cool http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UVP_lddJx_w
4Fire! Orchestra

(Free Jazz) *i know this doesn't really qualify anymore (yay sputnik), but i'm going to shamelessly use this as a platform to boost exposure anyway http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NqoBUuA8g1o
5Daniel Romano
Come Cry With Me

(Country) it's early, but i honestly can't see any other country album topping this in 2013 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UaAdNc8Q1IU

(Minimal Techno) deep, sunken is-it-swaying doom dance http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Tq9s-EqCdW0
Lesser Evil

(Indie Pop / Electronic) prog indie (tri force: panda bear + grimes + bjork) http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iaD28WcVU-M
8Jar Moff
Commercial Mouth

(Experimental) deadpan, drone version of Oneohtrix Point Never's Replica http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yWRqfCwGjqk
Tranquil Funk

(Tha Funk) old school electro-funk, thank you dam-funk for another set of true funk; never change https://soundcloud.com/damfunk/selections-from-the-1994
10Future Faces

(Experimental) chopped and screwed for the bedroom http://futurefaces.bandcamp.com/album/united
Local Talking EP

(House) nintendo 64 menu screens... for dancing http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eKITcCSdh_s
12The Holydrug Couple

(Psychedelic) neo-psych: tame impala, pond, white denim - you know this sound http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kAeaO08ZDP0
Dolphin / Fossil

(Dubstep) pretty future wubs http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ot5upY4G5pY

(Dubstep / Ambient) deviant tears http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Qtd17BgEvIg
Opaque Black

(Dark Ambient) dark, noisey drones that fit conviently into your tape deck http://gimu.bandcamp.com/album/opaque-black
16Michael Pisaro
The Punishment of the Tribe by its Elders

(Experimental) descriptors are useless; sounds like pisaro, ya dig? http://www.dustedmagazine.com/reviews/7546
17Memorex Dawn

(Ambient) walking through shopping malls, distant songs and dizzying capitalism (for fans of old boards of canada cassettes) http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bPv_UbONIrc
18Luxury Elite
TV Party

(Synth Funk) looped 80s memories, funky sentimentality http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bSfUIUQmBYQ
19High Highs
Open Season

(Dream Pop) tropical, atmospheric twee http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OmzfLTYHHew
20Am Light
Slow Nights

(Dub Techno) biological 4/4, these electrons sparkle oh-so nice http://dewtonerecordings.com/album/am-light-slow-nights-dtr020
No World

(R&B / Electronic) even the new (supposed) d'angelo is going to have a tough time getting to this level http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=voeZiioqR5s

(Psychedelic Pop) pet sounds in 2013 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nHjKMb483Qs
23Warm Soda
Someone for You

(Garage Rock) do you like the strokes? http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i-eUyiLshcE
24The Growlers
Hung At Heart

(Psychedelic Rock) vintage, surfin' rock 'n roll for swampy jukebox pirates http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZjuSilc99SY
25Best Available Technology
Further Tracks

(IDM) melodic 90s-era IDM http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KcW0mNYlCF0
Kolysanka Do Gwiazd

(Dark Ambient) inside glitches and 404 errors, unforgiving ambience and distant noise http://furtherrecords.org/album/ko-ysanka-do-gwiazd
27Fortune 500
The Music of the Now Age

(Synth Funk) compilation of producers concerned with 80s nostalgia, late night neon cities, and slow-mo baywatch reels http://fortune500.bandcamp.com/album/the-music-of-the-now-age
282 Mounts

(Ambient / Industrial) remembering DOOM on that old 60 pound radiating monitor; looking outside after killing a swarm of horned demons, entranced by that polluted orange/grey mars sky http://furtherrecords.org/album/sycamore
29The Machine / Sungrazer
The Machine / Sungrazer

(Stoner Rock) anybody even remotely concerned with stoner rock needs this chunky, psychedelic split http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P-hxS9k98hM
30Leon Vynehall

(Deep House) warning contains sampled strobe lights http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gu-8sNjykfw
31 Inga Copeland
Don't Look Back, That's Not Where You're Going

(Synth Pop) madonna's ray of light worn out, beaten down, and broken in a weird mess of pop-obscured bliss http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hMon8Mnb3UM
Somerset Avenue Tracks (1992-1995)

(IDM) IDM legend releases 2-disc compilation of unreleased tracks produced when he was a youngster http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BwV21zuoOkM

(Dark Ambient / Noise) no, it's not techno http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8K_gcaSkrGU
34Tomasz Stanko

(Jazz) beautiful, classy jazz that dares to experiment http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4I_14EpQDdc
35Rob Mazurek Octet
Skull Sessions

(Free Jazz) wild and abrasive, but weirdly at-home and comforting jazz http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SzAUCqHtYyw
36Wayne Shorter
Without a Net

(Jazz) trumpet master and jazz legend releases album in 2013, ideally obligatory http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-8GAcpNFBpk
37Pete Swanson
Punk Authority

(Techno/Noise) Pete Swanson's noisy descent to techno continues to thrill http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hKVAtsyyFZA
38Slim Guerilla & DJ Smokey
Guerilla Warfare

(Memphis Rap) rawest rap of 2013. (truth) http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WbhMzIASH30
39Mister Lies

(Electronic/Ambient Pop) really wasn't expecting to put this on the list. figured the amount of attention the EP brought would make this an electronic standard by now. any "burialisms" are dead here, just downtempo'd electro-bliss ahead http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Kr1GLIPrsQk
Through the Window

(Techno) harsh noise + techno? more please http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mFWfoUTvGEY
41Monument XIII

(Ambient) sunday afternoon television background musique https://soundcloud.com/tiny-mix-tapes/monument-xiii-ice

(Techno) deep, intimidating thud-thud-thud for those who like a side of aggression with their techno http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5B13dr7_Ueg
43Jackson Scott

(Indie Pop) lo-fi psychdelic pop goodness http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pdtMR5WBLqA
44Son Volt
Honky Tonk

(Alt-Country) saddle up your lasso heart http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Zn2_XK9EQTI
45DJ Smokey
Evil Wayz

(Instrumental Hip Hop/Memphis Rap) Pretty memphis beatz http://djsmokey.bandcamp.com/album/evil-wayz
46Quiet Evenings

(Progressive Electronic/Ambient) For fans of Phaedra/Rubycon era Tangerine Dream http://quietevenings.bandcamp.com/album/impressions
47Merzbow, Gustafsson, and Pandi

(Free Jazz/Noise) Wild and abbrasive free improvisation (jazz + noise onslaught) http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yAPxUEeF_Qg
48Anne Guthrie and Richard Kamerman

(EAI) Plays out like a sonic puzzle, really engaging stuff http://www.erstwhilerecords.com/catalog/EA002.html
49Joe Panzner and Greg Stuart
Dystonia Duos

(Noise/EAI) A definitive noise record and one of the best albums of 2013. Review coming soon http://www.erstwhilerecords.com/catalog/EA001.html
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