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helo this is what i liked most in 2017

best of
1Uli K
Goodbye + Goodnight


cloud rap for a rainy day
2The Body and Full Of Hell
Ascending a Mountain of Heavy Light


rooster-core

descending a chasm of crepuscular darkness
3Feist
Pleasure


singer-songwriter

1, 2, 3, 4; pleasure is both dense and raw
4Raven (AUS)
The Night Is Dark...


neo-whatever

trampled by a horde of grandfather clocks
5Mounika
How Are You?


lo-fi hip hop?

self-love as communicated in whispers
6Godspeed You! Black Emperor
Luciferian Towers


post-rock-cum-optimism

not reinventing the wheel but they don't have to when they're the ones that gave the wheel its momentum in the first place
7Photay
Onism


downtempo??

cold -- but i've warmed to it
8Bell Witch
Mirror Reaper


doom

claustrophobicly vast
9Post War Glamour Girls
Swan Songs


post-punk

it's primitive but it does the trick; gets me high and makes me sick
10Stella Donnelly
Thrush Metal


singer-songwriter

but i'm a fucking asshole if you ask me
11Hundred Waters
Communicating


indie pop

i drove home in the dead of night to this and it goes well with exhaustion
12Kara-Lis Coverdale
Grafts


ambient

there is a hollowness to this that my dumbass struggles to put into words. it opens itself up to the listener apprehensively but!!! it's not too long before we're ensorcelled by the sound (hell yeah i found an excuse to use that word) and we've set our feet deep enough to catch the lovely textures floating in and out of our periphery
13Gang of Youths
Go Farther in Lightness


big ass declarations in the form of rock music

finding shade under the magnolia tree
14Milo
Who Told You To Think?​?​!​!​?​!​?​!​?​!


hip hop

post-tentious, self-assured, verbose but not without substance, poetic, and WHERE THE GODDAMN SHIT IS MY REPLY RORY I WANT 2 WRITE 4 U
15Small Leaks Sink Ships
Golden Calf


experimental rock/pop

holy,,,,,, shit,,,,,,,, this one snuck up on me (thanks blush) but it's beautiful/idiosyncratic in the best of ways. i'm still on its high, which may be cause for its position, but i feel like this record is more special than it was intended to be; it's not a statement, it didn't break any notions of obscurity, nor does it try to be an album that saves your life, but it growsandgrowsandgrowsandgrowsandgrowsandgrowsandgrowsand --

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