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DrBeeper Faves of 2021

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DrB 2021 samplers

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Singles and EP’s
remixes, reissues, compilations, compendiums and continuous mixes
Live recordings
Too late for review

Album releases

01 Wax Tailor – The Shadow of Their Suns
02 Boy Golden – Church Of Better Daze
03 Kiwi Jr. – Cooler Returns
04 Psychedelic Porn Crumpets – SHYGA! The Sunlight Mound
05 Viagra Boys – Welfare Jazz
06 The Armed – Ultrapop
07 Emancipator & Asher Fulero – Dab Records Vol. 1
08 Parquet Courts – Sympathy for Life
09 Olivia Rodrigo – Sour
10 Noga Erez – Kids

11 St. Vincent – Daddy’s Home
12 Night Beats – Outlaw R&B
13 BLK JKS – Abantu/Before Humans
14 Dry Cleaning – New Long Leg
15 Black Swan – Repetition Hymns
16 Delvon Lamarr Organ Trio – I Told You So
17 Death By Unga Bunga – Heavy Male Insecurity
18 Turnstile – Glow On
19 Public Service Broadcasting – Bright Magic
20 Yoshimi – 11 Pieces Of Fragmented Memories
21 Weedie Braimah – The Hands Of Time
22 Yola – Stand for Myself
23 Sam Coffey & the Iron Lungs – Real One
24 Tobacco – Fucked Up Friends 3
25 Ty Segall – Harmonizer

26 Pip Blom – Welcome Break
27 Black Country, New Road – For the First Time
28 Fucked Up – Year of the Horse
29 Illuminati Hotties – Let Me Do One More
30 Lo Talker – A Comedy Of Errors
31 Cápsula – Phantasmaville
32 Madmess – Rebirth
33 Jim Bob – Who Do We Hate Today
34 Mogwai – As the Love Continues
35 American Culture – For My Animals
36 Brad Sucks – A New Low in Hi-Fi
37 Sonny & The Sunsets – New Day with New Possibilities
38 Cub Scout Bowling Pins – Clang Clang Ho
39 Rose City Band – Earth Trip
40 Mdou Moctar – Afrique Victime
41 Maika Makovski – MKMK
42 Paris Pick – Hope for the Best
43 William Loveday Intention, the – They Wanted the Devil But I Sang of God
44 Alex Bleeker – Heaven On the Faultline
45 King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard – L.W
46 April March – In Cinerama
47 The Limiñanas & Laurent Garnier – De Película
48 Pop Levi – Juicy Diamond
49 Bros – Vol. 2
50 The Orielles – La Vita Olistica

51 – 75
Squid – Bright Green Field
Colleen Green – Cool
Goat Girl – On All Fours
Guided By Voices – It’s Not Them. It Couldn’t Be Them. It Is Them!
Matthew E. White – K Bay
Acid Dad – Take It From The Dead
Cool Ghouls – At George’s Zoo
Curtis Harding – If Words Were Flowers
The Black Keys – Delta Kream
Sturgill Simpson – The Ballad of Dood & Juanita
The Suburbs – Poets Party
Guided by Voices – Earth Man Blues
The Holy Family – The Holy Family
The Allergies – Promised Land
Sufjan Stevens And Angelo De Augustine – A Beginner’s Mind
F.S. Blumm And Nils Frahm – 2X1=4
John Zorn featuring Bill Frisell, Julian Lage, Gyan Riley – Teresa de Avila
The Colorist Orchestra & Howe Gelb – Not On the Map
Good Morning – Barnyard
The Mountain Goats – Dark In Here
The Polyphonic Spree – Afflatus
The Reds, Pinks And Purples – Uncommon Weather
Snapped Ankles – Forest of Your Problems
New Madrid – New Madrid

[[ Albums 76+ ]]

singles and EPs

01 Noga Erez – Story EP
02 Hannah Jadagu – What Is Going On? EP
03 Deap Vally – Digital Dream EP
04 Kid Congo & The Pink Monkey Birds – Swing from the Sean Delear EP
05 The Lazy Eyes – EP2
06 Durand Jones & The Indications – Cruisin’ To The Parque single
07 Boozoo Bajou – Lambique EP
08 Portugal. The Man – Steal My Sunshine/Novocaine For The Soul single
09 Beabadoobee – Our Extended Play EP
10 Public Service Broadcasting – Lichtspiel III: Symphonie Diagonale EP

11 – 24
A Place to Bury Strangers – Hologram EP
April March & Olivia Jean – Palladium EP
Blanketman – National Trust EP
BoBo – Pt. II Hope I Experience It EP
Cloud Nothings – June 2021 EP
Garbayo – Garbayizator EP
Ludovico Einaudi – The Dawn EP
Miss Grit – Impostor EP
Robin Guthrie – Mockingbird Love EP
Rodrigo y Gabriela – The Jazz EP
Son Volt – Living in the USA single
Talkboy – Wrapped In Blue EP
Teen Daze – Breathing Tides EP
Widowspeak – Honeychurch EP

Academic, the – Community Spirit EP
Alpha Moon – Alpha Moon EP
Andy Bell – See My Friends EP
Angel Dust – Bigger House EP
Bastille – Drink EP
BC Camplight – I’m Alright In The World single
Beach Bunny – Blame Game EP
Beach House – Once Twice Melody Chapter 2 EP
Beach House – Once Twice Melody: Chapter 1 EP
Beaches, the – Future Lovers EP
Black Pumas – Colors (Hypnotic Brass) bw Sugar Man single
Bonobo – Shadows EP
Boo Radleys, the – A Full Syringe And Memories Of You EP
Born Ruffians – Pulp EP
Clem Snide – Smothered And Covered Vol. 1 EP
Cloud Nothings – April 2021 EP
Cloud Nothings – February 2021 EP
Cloud Nothings – January 2021 EP
Cloud Nothings – July 2021 EP
Cloud Nothings – March 2021 EP
Cloud Nothings – May 2021 EP
Counting Crows – Butter Miracle Suite One EP
Cub Scout Bowling Pins – Heaven Beats Iowa EP
Dad Sports – I Am Just A Boy Leave Me Alone !!! EP
Dan Croll – On Top EP
Dizzy – Separate Places EP
DMA’S – I Love You Unconditionally, Sure Am Going To Miss You EP
Doug Tuttle – Pinecone EP
Ducks Ltd. – Get Bleak EP
Elvis Costello – La Face de Pendule à Coucou EP
Federico Albanese – The Moments We Keep EP
Girl K – Girl K Is For The People EP
Gorillaz – Meanwhile EP
Guster – Lazy Love Songs EP
Gwen Stefani – Just A Girl EP
Hellp, the – Enemy EP
Jeremy Loops – Souvenirs EP
Johnny Marr – Fever Dreams Pt. 1 EP
Johnny Marr – Fever Dreams, Pt. 2 EP
Juan MacLean – Panic In Fort Greene Park EP
Kero Kero Bonito – Civilisation EPs
Knocks, the – Melody & Silence EP
Kurt Vile – Run Run Run single
Lorde – Te Ao Marama EP
Los Campesinos! – Whole Damn Body EP
Louis Dunford – The Morland EP
Lucy Daydream – Infinite Quest For The Rainbow Butthole EP
Lumerians – Fuzz Club Session EP
Mannequin Pussy – Perfect EP
Margot & The Midnight Tenants – I Will Make Some Noise EP
Michael Kiwanuka – Beautiful Life EP
Mogwai – Take Sides EP
Musiq Soulchild – Loveyoumore EP
My Idea – That’s My Idea EP
No Joy – Can My Daughter See Me From Heaven EP
Nothing But Thieves – Moral Panic II EP
Paper Relics – Emersion EP
Patti Smith – Live At Electric Lady EP
Pete Yorn – Rooftop EP (20 Years of MusicForTheMorningAfter)
Primal Scream – The Screamadelica 12 Singles
Regal Lily – The World EP
Ronna Reason – Ronna Reason EP
Sheepdogs, the – No Simple Thing EP
SNFU – A Blessing But With It A Curse EP
Sorry – Twixtustwain EP
Spiderbait – Songs For Fast Driving EP
Sports – Get a Good Look Pt. 1 EP
Sprints – Manifesto EP
Stone Foundation – Radio Sessions EP
Strange, the – Not Now Not Ever EP
Swim School – Making Sense of It All EP
Taylor Swift – The Dropped Your Hand While Dancing Chapter EP
Taylor Swift – The Forever Is The Sweetest Con Chapter EP
Taylor Swift – The Ladies Lunching Chapter EP
Timber Timbre – Dissociation Tapes, Volume 1 EP
Timber Timbre – I Am Coming To Paris EP
Traxman – Da Look EP
Traxman – Off The Streets EP
Treemer – Storm EP
U2 – I Believe In Father Christmas EP
Vaccines, the – Cosy Karaoke, Vol. 1 EP
Widowspeak – Honeychurch EP
William Tyler – Understand EP

remixes, reissues, compilations, compendiums and continuous mixes

01 Swampy – Just Passin’ Thru [Mixtape]
02 va – Adam Schlesinger Tribute: A Music Celebration
03 Marvin Gaye – What’s Going On The Detroit Mix
04 Stevie Ray Vaughan and Double Trouble – Couldn’t Stand the Weather [MFSL reissue]

5 – 15
The Delmonas – Hello, We Love You! The Big Beat EPs (orig 1984)
Descendents – 9th & Walnut
Dodgy – The Dodgy Album (orig 1993)
Mudhoney – Real Low Vibe; The Reprise Recordings 1992-1998
Pete Yorn – Pete Yorn Sings The Classics
Robert Palmer – Sneakin’ Salley Through The Alley (orig 1990)
They Might Be Giants – Secret Music, Vol. 2
Wax Tailor – The Shadow of Their Suns (Instrumental Version)
va – MOJO Presents: Why Can’t I Be You: A Tribute to The Cure
va – Soul On Fire (The Detroit Soul Story 1957-1977)
va – Tributes Or Not Tributes Vol 16 (70’s-80’s)
Joe Strummer – Assembly
Khruangbin – Mordechai Remixes


Alan Vega – After Dark
Alan Vega – Mutator
Andra Day – The United States vs. Billie Holiday OST
Arcade Fire and Owen Pallett – Her OST
Ariel Pink – Odditties Sodomies Vol. 3
Ariel Pink – Sit n’ Spin
Beck – Hyperspace [orig 2019]
Belly – Bees
Berries, the – Throne of Ivory (Singles and B-Sides)
Black Crowes, the – Shake Your Money Maker [30th anniv ed]
Black Pumas – Black Pumas (orig 2019)
Boise Cover Band – Unoriginal Artists (reissue)
Buzzcocks – Late for the Train: Live and in Session 1989-2016
Captain Beefheart and the Magic Band – Trout Mask Replica [orig 1969]
Clem Snide – Beyond Forever Just Beyond
Deaf School – Parigi My Dear
Dee Gees/Foo Fighters – Hail Satin
Delta Spirit – What (Else) Is There
Drums, the – Mommy Don’t Spank Me
Elton John – Regimental Sgt. Zippo [RSD21]
Fink – IIUII
Flaming Lips, the – The Soft Bulletin Companion [RSD reissue]
Fruit Bats – Siamese Dream (physical-only 2020 release)
Ghostpoet – I Grow Tired But Dare Not Fall Asleep (Again)
Glass Beach – Alchemist Rats Beg Bashful (Remixes)
Gnod – Easy To Build, Hard To Destroy
Goat – Headsoup
Green Day – Insomniac (25th anniv ed)
Herman Dune – Santa Cruz Gold And Gold Nuggets
Herman Dune – The Cassette Tapes from Vinegar Hill
Howe Gelb & A Band of Gypsies – Alegrías [10th Anniv Ed]
Ike & Tina Turner – River Deep / Mountain High (orig 1969)
Ike & Tina Turner – The Bolic Sound Sessions
J Mascis – Fed Up and Feeling Strange
Jim Capaldi – Short Cut Draw Blood (orig 1975)
John Prine – John Prine (orig 1977)
Johnny Cash – Classic Original Singles 1955-1959 (orig 2010)
Killers, the – Imploding the Mirage (deluxe ed)
Macrocosmica – God Bless Macrocosmica
Mark Lanegan Band – Here Comes That Weird Chill (Methamphetamine Blues, Extras & Oddities)
Moby – Reprise
Mud – Mud Rock (expanded ed)
Mudhoney – Every Good Boy Deserves Fudge [30th anniv ed]
Paul McCartney – McCartney III Imagined
PJ Harvey – Is This Desire [demos]
PJ Harvey – Stories From The City, Stories From The Sea [demos]
PJ Harvey – White Chalk [demos]
Poets of Rhythm, the – Discern/Define
R. Stevie Moore – On Earth [RSD21]
R.L. Burnside – Well, Well, Well
Ratboys – Happy Birthday, Ratboy
Raul Malo – Quarantunes Vol. 1
Richard Ashcroft – Acoustic Hymns Vol. 1
Richard Hell & The Voidoids – Destiny Street Complete
Rod Stewart – Cupid
Sonic Boom – Almost Nothing Is Nearly Enough
Stereolab – Electrically Possessed [Switched On Volume 4]
Sting – Duets
Tame Impala – InnerSpeaker (10th anniv ed)
Theo Parrish – Smile
Triángulo de Amor Bizarro – Detrás del Espejo: Variaciones y Ecos
Tricky Woo – The Enemy Is Real
UNKLE – Rōnin I
Wallows – Remote EP (orig 2020)
Waxahatchee – Saint Cloud +3 (orig 2020)
Wedding Present, the – Locked Down and Stripped Back
Weeknd, the – The Highlights
Willie Nelson – Rainbow Connection [orig 2001]

va – Bills & Aches & Blues (40 Years of 4AD)
va – Bills & Aches & Blues EP3 (40 Years of 4AD)
va – Birth of Soul: Los Angeles Special
va – Broken Hearts & Dirty Windows: Songs of John Prine, Vol. 2
va – Country Funk III 1975-1982
va – I’m A Freak Baby 3
va – Jem Records Celebrates Brian Wilson
va – May The Circle Remain Unbroken A Tribute To Roky Erickson
va – MOJO Presents: Sand Blasters (A Raising Sand Companion)
va – MOJO Presents: Steve Marriott, Small Faces, Humble Pie: Afterglow (Rare! Live! Unreleased!)
va – MOJO: Fab Gear! (15 Customised Beatles Covers) [nov 2021]
va – Oh! You Pretty Things: Glam Queens And Street Urchins 1970-76
va – The Rough Guide to the Best Country Blues You’ve Never Heard (Vol. 2)
va – Tribute To T.Rex: The Sliders
va – Tribute To The Beatles: The PPC Collection Of Oldies
va – Two Synths, A Guitar (and) A Drum Machine: Soul Jazz Records #1 Post Punk Dance

Live recordings
Low Cut Connie – Tough Cookies Best Of The Quarantine Broadcasts
U2 – The Virtual Road: Live At Red Rocks: Under A Blood Red Sky
First Aid Kit – Who By Fire
Osees – The Chapel, SF 10-02-2019
The Mountain Goats – The Jordan Lake Sessions: Volumes 3 and 4
Little Steven & The Disciples of Soul – Macca To Mecca!
Jose James – Jose James New York 2020 

American Aquarium – Daytrotter Sessions (live)
Bartees Strange – Live at Studio 4
Black Angels, the – Live at Levitation
Boz Scaggs – Without A Care (Live Los Angeles 1994)
Brand New Heavies, the – Shibuya 357 (Live In Tokyo 1992)
Bruce Springsteen – The Live Series Songs Under Cover Vol. 2
Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band – Berkeley Community Theater, Berkeley CA 07-01-1978
Dead Meadow – Levitation Sessions
Decemberists, the – Live Home Library Vol. I: Royal Oak Music Theatre, Royal Oak MI August 11 2009
DMA’S – Live At Brixton
Dr. Dog – Live 2
Kevin Devine And The Goddamn Band – Matter Of Time II
King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard – Live In Melbourne ’21
King Krule – You Heat Me Up, You Cool Me Down
Los Lobos – Una Noche En Tokio (Live 1985)
Mike Zito – Jam In The Van Mike Zito (Live Mammoth Lakes, CA)
Moon Hooch – Live In Nashville
Night Beats – Levitation Sessions
Night Beats – Outlaw R&B Acoustic Versions

Jayhawks, the – Slamhammer, Minneapolis MN 01-10
Juliana Hatfield – Q Division Studios, Somerville MA 01-23 (Bed)
Juliana Hatfield – Q Division Studios, Somerville MA 02-21 (Only Everything)

Albums 76+


76 – 100
The Peacers – Blexxed Rec
I Was A King – Grand Hotel
Maggie Rose – Have a Seat
Floating Points And Pharaoh Sanders – Promises
Bull – Discover Effortless Living
Cheekface – Emphatically No
Geoff Palmer – Charts & Graphs
Gloo – How Not to Be Happy
Juka Trashy – Auto Fiction
Kris Rodgers and the Dirty Gems – Still Dirty
Liz Phair – Soberish
Loose Buttons – What’s On Outside
Matthew E. White And Lonnie Holley – Broken Mirror A Selfie Reflection
Ryley Walker And Kikagaku Moyo – Deep Fried Grandeur
Teke::Teke – Shirushi
The William Loveday Intention – Blud Under The Bridge
Amyl and The Sniffers – Comfort To Me
The Bots – 2 Seater
The Bronx – Bronx VI
Deap Vally – Marriage
Elvis Costello – Spanish Model
Farmer Dave & The Wizards of the West – Farmer Dave & The Wizards of the West
Grave Flowers Bongo Band – Strength of Spring
Idles – Crawler
Sugar Candy Mountain – Impression

101 – 267
The Lodger – Cul-De-Sac of Love
Molly Burch – Romantic Images
The Orange Peels – Celebrate the Moments of Your Life
The Parrots – Dos
Bala – Maleza
Caleb Landry Jones – Gadzooks Vol. 1
Cola Boyy – Prosthetic Boombox
Cutthroat Brothers, the and Mike Watt – Devil in Berlin
Freindz – High Times in Babylon
Go! Team, the – Get Up Sequences Part One
Henrik Appel – Humanity
Liily – TV or Not TV
My Morning Jacket – My Morning Jacket
New Moon Jelly Roll Freedom Rockers – New Moon Jelly Roll Freedom Rockers Vol. 2
Pom Poko – Cheater
Shivas, the – Feels So Good // Feels So Bad
Trees Speak – Vertigo Of Flaws: Emancipation Of The Dissonance And Temperaments In Irrational Waveforms
Triptides – Alter Echoes
10 000 Russos – Superinertia
4411, the – Somehow This Is Paradise
Adele – 30
A.J. Croce – By Request
Alice Skye – I Feel Better But I Don’t Feel Good
Amon Tobin – How Do You Live
Amusement Parks On Fire – An Archaea
Angel Du$t – YAK: A Collection Of Truck Songs
Apartamentos Acapulco – El Año del Tigre
Arab Strap – As Days Get Dark
Balaphonics – Spicy Boom Boom
Bamboos, the – Hard Up
Besnard Lakes, the – The Besnard Lakes Are The Last of the Great Thunderstorm Warnings
Bigott – Spiders Sing
Billie Eilish – Happier Than Ever
Black Pistol Fire – Look Alive
Blips, the – The Blips
Blue Stones, the – Hidden Gems
Boys With The Perpetual Nervousness, the – Songs From Another Life
Brent Windler – New Morning Howl
Broken Baby – Late Stage Optimism
Buttshakers, the – Arcadia
Chills, the – Scatterbrain
Clinic – Fantasy Island
Cosmic Mellow, the – The Cosmic Mellow
Courtney Barnett – Things Take Time, Take Time
Danny Elfman – Big Mess
Delving – Hirschbrunnen
Dinosaur Jr. – Sweep It Into Space
Dodos, the – Grizzly Peak
Du Blonde – Homecoming
Ducktails – Impressions
Dusted – III
Eric Hilton – Ceremony
Erin McKeown – Kiss Off Kiss
Felice Brothers, the – From Dreams To Dust
Fightmilk – Contender
Fishboy – Waitsgiving
Flyying Colours – Fantasy Country
Foo Fighters – Medicine At Midnight
Fritz – Pastel
Fruit Bats – The Pet Parade
Fur – When You Walk Away
Ghalia Volt – One Woman Band
Ghost of Vroom – Ghost of Vroom 1
Godspeed You! Black Emperor – G_d’s Pee At State’s End!
Grouplove – This Is This
Hayden Pedigo – Letting Go
Heartless Bastards – A Beautiful Life
Hiss Golden Messenger – Quietly Blowing It
Holiday Ghosts – North Street Air
Hovvdy – True Love
James Levy – Soldier
Jelani Aryeh – I’ve Got Some Living To Do
Jim Ward – Daggers
Jimbo Mathus & Andrew Bird – These 13
Joe Kaplow – Sending Money And Stems
John Dwyer – Endless Garbage
Jonas Munk & Ulrich Schnauss – Eight Fragments of an Illusion
Josh Hoyer & Soul Colossal – Natural Born Hustler
Joshua Powell – Skeleton Party
Joy Formidable, the – Into the Blue
Jungle Giants, the – Love Signs
Justus Proffit – Speedstar
Kaleo – Surface Sounds
King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard – Butterfly 3000
La Luz – La Luz
Lael Neale – Acquainted with Night
Lambs And Wolves – Not A Party At All
Laura Stevenson – Laura Stevenson
Liars – The Apple Drop
Libras, the – Faded
Lords Of Altamont, the – Tune In Turn On Electrify
Low – Hey What
Luvmenauts, the – In Space
Mac McCaughan – The Sound of Yourself
Magic Castles – Sun Reign
Matt Berry – The Blue Elephant
Matthew Sweet – Catspaw
Meatbodies – 333
Muckers, the – Endeavor
Mythic Sunship – Wildfire
Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats – The Future
Natvral, the – Tethers
Nervous Dater – Call in the Mess
New Candys – Vyvyd
Nick Cave And Warren Ellis – Carnage
Nightmares on Wax – Shout Out! To Freedom
Nils Frahm – Graz
Nils Frahm – Old Friends New Friends
No Kill – Gold Chorus
Orions Belte – Villa Amorini
Oscar Lang – Chew The Scenery
Packs – Take the Cake
Palberta – Palberta5000
Paul Leary – Born Stupid
Paul Weller – Fat Pop (Volume 1) [deluxe ed]
Pipe-Eye – Dream Themes
Pond – 9
Prefuse 73 – The Failing Institute Of Season No.2
Rats On Rafts – Excerpts From Chapter 3: The Mind Runs A Net Of Rabbit Paths
Real Tuesday Weld, the – Blood
Redtenbacher’s Funkestra – Big Funk Band
Reigning Sound – A Little More Time with Reigning Sound
Remember Sports – Like a Stone
Robert Jon & the Wreck – Shine a Light on Me Brother
Robert Plant & Alison Krauss – Raise the Roof
Royal Blood – Typhoons
Saccades – Flowing Fades
Saint Etienne – I’ve Been Trying to Tell You
Shadracks, the – From Human Like Forms
Shame – Drunk Tank Pink
Shannon & the Clams – Year of the Spider
ShitKid – Sort Stjerne!
Sleaford Mods – Spare Ribs
Sleater-Kinney – Path of Wellness
Small Reactions – New Age Soul
Smiling – Devour
Southern Culture On The Skids – At Home With
Special Friend – Ennemi Commun
St. Vincent – The Nowhere Inn
Stone Giants & Amon Tobin – West Coast Love Stories
SuperState – Superstate (feat. Graham Coxon)
Tape Waves – Bright
Together Pangea – Dye
Tonstartssbandht – Petunia
Trampolene – Love No Less Than A Queen
Tropical Fuck Storm – Deep States
Tune-Yards – sketchy
TV Priest – Uppers
Typhoon – Sympathetic Magic
Ulrich Schnauss – Destiny Waiving
Umbrellas, the – The Umbrellas
UV-TV – Always Something
Vacation – Existential Risks and Returns
Vaccines, the – Back In Love City
Vanishing Twin – Ookii Gekkou
Vial – Loudmouth
Vicious Blossom – You Breathe Inside of Me
Whitehorse – Modern Love
Whitney K – Two Years
Wild Billy Childish & CTMF – Where The Wild Purple Iris Grows
William Loveday Intention, the – The Bearded Lady Also Sells The Candy Floss
William the Conqueror – Maverick Thinker
Winds – Look At The Sky
Wine Lips – Mushroom Death Sex Bummer Party
Wurld Series – What’s Growing
Yellow Pills – Space Age Inferno

’68 – Give One Take One
69 Cats, the – Seven Year Itch
A.A. Williams – Songs From Isolation
Aaron Lee Tasjan – Tasjan! Tasjan! Tasjan!
Adult Books – Grecian Urn
AJR – OK Orchestra
Alavedra – Uf Venga
Alien Boy – Don’t Know What I Am
Angus And Julia Stone – Life Is Strange
Ashe – Ashlyn
Asleep At The Wheel – Half a Hundred Years
Athletic Progression – Cloud High in Dreams But Heavy in the Air
Bad Bad Hats – Walkman
Baio – Dead Hand Control
Balthazar – Sand
Beachy Head – Beachy Head
Ben Kweller – Circuit Boredom
Big Scary – Daisy
Billy F Gibbons – Hardware
Biosphere – Angel’s Flight
Black Honey – Written & Directed
Black Light Animals – Playboys of the Western World
Black Swan Lane – Hide In View
Black Veils, the – Carnage
Blunt Bangs – Proper Smoker
Bomba Est‚reo – Deja
Brian Setzer – Gotta Have The Rumble
Briston Maroney – Sunflower
Chad VanGaalen – World’s Most Stressed Out Gardener
Cheval Sombre – Days Go By
Chrissie Hynde – Standing in the Doorway: Chrissie Hynde Sings Bob Dylan
City Champs, the – Luna ’68
Cloud Nothings – The Shadow I Remember
Coloured Clocks – The Floral Emblem
Connan Mockasin – It’s Just Wind
Coral – Spoon
Coral Moons – Fieldcrest
Coral, the – Coral Island
Corey Ledet – Corey Ledet Zydeco
Dakota Jones – Black Light
Damien Jurado – The Monster Who Hated Pennsylvania
Daniel Romano – Cobra Poems
Danny Kroha – Detroit Blues
Dave Gahan And Soulsavers – Imposter
David Duchovny – Gestureland
David Grubbs & Ryley Walker – A Tap On the Shoulder
David Holmes – No Sudden Move OST
Dawn Brothers – Dusk
Deafheaven – Infinite Granite [flac]
Dean Wareham – I Have Nothing To Say To The Mayor Of L.A
Deerhoof – Actually, You Can
DePedro – Ma’quina de Piedad
Derby Motoreta’s Burrito Kachimba – Hilo Negro
Desperate Journalist – Maximum Sorrow!
DeWolff – Wolffpack
Diamond Hands – Thank You
Dirty Nil, the – Fuck Art
Django Django – Glowing in the Dark [deluxe ed]
Dragon Rapide – Mumbo Jumbo
Ducks Ltd. – Modern Fiction
Dummy – Mandatory Enjoyment
Durand Jones & The Indications – Private Space
Eddie Vedder, Glen Hansard, & Cat Power – Flag Day OST
Electric Cactus, the – The Electric Cactus
Eliza Shaddad – The Woman You Want
Elizabeth And The Catapult – Sincerely, E
Elton John – The Lockdown Sessions
Entrepreneurs, the – Wrestler
Eugene Chadbourne & Jim McHugh – Bad Scene
Eyedress – Mulholland Drive
Failure – Wild Type Droid
Fake Fruit – Fake Fruit
Fischer-Z – Til The Oceans Overflow
Flaming Sideburns, the – Silver Flames
Flunk – History Of Everything Ever
Fox Face – End of Man
Frank Carter & The Rattlesnakes – Sticky
Freelove Fenner – The Punishment Zone
Garbage – No Gods No Masters [deluxe ed]
Gary Numan – Intruder
Gathered Ghosts – Wordless Ones
Geese – Projector
Get Up Kids, the – There Are Rules (deluxe ed)
Ghostland Observatory – Vultures
Gnod – La Mort Du Sens
Goodbye Honolulu – Goodbye Honolulu
Goose – Shenanigans Nite Club
Green Pajamas, the – Sunlight Might Weigh Even More
Greta Van Fleet – The Battle at Garden’s Gate
Groupie – Ephemeral
Gruff Rhys – Seeking New Gods
Halsey – If I Can’t Have Love, I Want Power
Har Mar Superstar – Roseville
Hayes Carll – You Get It All
Heavy Relic – The Apparition Of The Great Cabala
Hold Steady, the – Open Door Policy
Horsey – Debonair
Houndmouth – Good For You
Hounds – Cattle In The Sky
Howlin Rain – The Dharma Wheel
Inhaler – It Won’t Always Be Like This
Isla – The Mediterranean Gardener
Jay Gonzalez – Back To The Hive
Jay-Jay Johanson – Rorschach Test
Jhelisa – 7 Keys V.2
John Dwyer – Gong Splat
John Zorn – Parables
JP Saxe – Dangerous Levels of Introspection
Juliana Hatfield – Blood
Karate – Some Boots
Kate Davis – Strange Boy
Kevin Devine – Out in the Ether
Lambchop – Showtunes
Lana Del Rey – Blue Banisters
Langhorne Slim – Strawberry Mansion
Langkamer – West Country
Lathums, the – How Beautiful Life Can Be [deluxe ed]
Liz Cooper – Hot Sass
Lord Huron – Long Lost
Loretta Lynn – Still Woman Enough
Los Lobos – Native Sons
Lou Barlow – Reason To Live
Love Of Lesbian – V.E.H.N. (Viaje e’pico hacia la nada)
Lucero – When You Found Me
Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real – A Few Stars Apart
Madlib – Sound Ancestors
Magic Roundabout – Up
Manchester Orchestra – The Million Masks Of God
Marisa Anderson & William Tyler – Lost Futures
Martina Topley-Bird – Forever I Wait
Matt The Electrician – We Imagined An Ending
Matt Nathanson – Achtung Matty
Maxïmo Park – Nature Always Wins
Melvins – Working with God
Menahan Street Band – The Exciting Sounds of Menahan Street Band
Middle Kids – Today We’re The Greatest
Mike and the Moonpies – One to Grow On
Ministry – Moral Hygiene
Molly Payton – Slack
Mono – Pilgrimage of the Soul
Moon Drenched (John Dwyer) – Moon Drenched
Morcheeba – Blackest Blue
Morsel – Morsel
Motorama – Before The Road
Motorists – Surrounded
Mountain Movers – World What World
Museum Of Love – Life of Mammals
New Bums – Last Time I Saw Grace
New Raemon, the – A los Que Nazcan Ma’s Tarde
Nick Waterhouse – Promenade Blue
Nin~a Polaca – Asumire’ la Muerte de Mufasa
No-No Boy – 1975
Norah Jones – I Dream Of Christmas
Nubiyan Twist – Freedom Fables
Oberhofer – Smothered
of Montreal – I Feel Safe With You, Trash
Papir – Jams [flac]
Pardoner – Came Down Different
Paul Stanley’s Soul Station – Now And Then
Piroshka – Love Drips And Gathers
Pist Idiots – Idiocracy
Pokey LaFarge – In The Blossom of Their Shade
Pom Poko – Cheater
Pom Pom Squad – Death of a Cheerleader
Pony – TV Baby
Pony Bradshaw – Calico Jim
Poppermost, the – Hits To Spare
Postcards – After The Fire, Before The End
Prefuse 73 – The Failing Institute of Drums & Other Percussion
Quicksand – Distant Populations
Radio Days – Rave On!
Record Company, the – Play Loud
Reverend Peyton’s Big Damn Band, the – Dance Songs For Hard Times
Routes, the – Mesmerised
Run River North – Creatures In Your Head
Ryan Adams – Big Colors!
Ryley Walker – Course In Fable
Sarah And The Sundays – The Living End
Scientists, the – Negativity
Shelter Boy – Failure Familiar
Shinyribs – Late Night TV Gold
Silk Sonic (Bruno Mars & Anderson .Paak) – An Evening With Silk Sonic
Silvertwin – Silvertwin
Snail Mail – Valentine
Snuts, the – W.L. [deluxe ed]
Son Volt – Electro Melodier
Spearmint – Holland Park
Spencer Krug – Fading Graffiti
Spencer. – Are U Down?
Steve Earle & The Dukes – J.T
Stranglers, the – Dark Matters
Sun June – Somewhere
Surfaces – Pacifico (deluxe ed)
SUUNS – The Witness
Sven Hammond – Sphere
T. Hardy Morris – The Digital Age of Rome
Tamar Aphek – All Bets Are Off
Tash Sultana – Terra Firma
Teen Creeps – Forever
Teenage Fanclub – Endless Arcade
Telescopes, the – Songs of Love and Revolution
They Might Be Giants – Book
Tim Cohen – You Are Still Here
Tindersticks – Distractions
Tom Jones – Surrounded By Time
Torres – Thirstier
Trapper Schoepp – May Day
Tune-Yards – sketchy
Valley Maker – When the Day Leaves
Velveteers, the – Nightmare Daydream
War On Drugs, the – I Don’t Live Here Anymore
Wavves – Hideaway
We Were Promised Jetpacks – Enjoy the View
Weezer – OK Human
Weezer – Van Weezer
Whitehorse – Strike Me Down
Who What When Why & Werewolves – Hard Feelings
Wild Feathers, the – Alvarado
Wild Pink – A Billion Little Lights
Wilderado – Wilderado
Willie Nelson – That’s Life
Wolfmother – Rock Out
XIXA – Genesis
Zolas, the – Come Back to Life (deluxe ed)

A Day to Remember – You’re Welcome
Abba – Voyage
Anthony Graziano – Noise Floor
Arctic Flow, the – Lost You Long Ago
Band Camino, the – The Band Camino
Barry Gibb – Greenfields: The Gibb Brothers’ Songbook vol. 1
Black Nash – Black Nash
Blackberry Smoke – You Hear Georgia
Blackout Problems – Dark
Bleachers – Take The Sadness Out Of Saturday Night
Bob Schneider – In a Roomful of Blood with a Sleeping Tiger
Bowerbirds – becalmyounglovers
Broken Links – ConflictStates
Catch Prichard – I Still Miss Theresa Benoit
Caveman – Smash
Chai – Wink
Cheap Trick – In Another World
Chet Faker – Hotel Surrender
Clever Girls – Constellations
Codist – A Dream Is Just a Big Thought
Connan Mockasin – Jassbusters Two
Dale Watson – Dale Watson Presents The Memphians
Damon And Naomi – A Sky Record
Datsuns, the – Eye To Eye
Death from Above 1979 – Is 4 Lovers
Death Of Pop, the – Seconds
Delta Sleep – Spring Island
Dust Coda, the – Mojo Skyline
Editrix – Tell Me I’m Bad
Face To Face – No Way out but Through
Fiddlehead – Between the Richness
Friends of Clay – Friends of Clay
Glasvegas – Godspeed
Goon Sax, the – Mirror II
Hey, King! – Hey, King!
Jackson Ryland – A Million Questions
John Zorn – Nostradamus: The Death of Satan
Julia Stone – Sixty Summers
Killers, the – Pressure Machine
Kings of Leon – When You See Yourself
Lana Del Rey – Chemtrails Over the Country Club
Leon Bridges – Gold-Diggers Sound
Lost Horizons – In Quiet Moments
Luka State, the – Fall In Fall Out
Manic Street Preachers – The Ultra Vivid Lament
Marina – Ancient Dreams In A Modern Land
Marc E. Bassy – Little Men
Mike Zito – Resurrection
Mint Julep – In A Deep And Dreamless Sleep
Modest Mouse – The Golden Casket
Monster Magnet – A Better Dystopia
Moon Taxi – Silver Dream
Mother Mother – Inside
Muslims, the – Fuck These Fuckin Fascists
Neov – Picture Of A Good Life
Never Come Down – Better Late Than Never
Passenger – Songs for the Drunk and Broken Hearted (deluxe ed)
Patax – Patax Plays The Beatles
Quinn XCII – Change Of Scenery II
Ragtime Frank & The Drivers – Hambone’s Got It! / In the Spirit
Ron Gallo – Peacemeal
Rosie Tucker – Sucker Supreme
Screensaver – Expressions of Interest
Sleigh Bells – Texis
Sly Withers – Gardens
Sons of Kemet – Black to the Future
T-Tops – Staring at a Static Screen
Tarotplane – Horizontology
Tigress – Pura Vida
TK & The Holy Know-Nothings – The Incredible Heat Machine
Toad the Wet Sprocket – Starting Now
Toki Fuko – Human Design
Too Much Joy – Mistakes Were Made
Violet Road – A New Day Begins
Wallflowers, the – Exit Wounds
We Are Scientists – Huffy
We Hate You Please Die – Can’t Wait to Be Fine
Whispering Sons – Several Others
Yung – Ongoing Dispute

Andrew W.K. – God Is Partying
Barlow, the – Horseshoe Lounge
Black Sunday – Gimme Back My Dog
Free Throw – Piecing It Together
Justin Bieber – Justice [Triple Chucks deluxe]
Pale Waves – Who Am I
Sidewalk Surfers – Growing Up Is A Mess
Yellow Ostrich – Soft


Not reviewed: (too late or too lazy)

Alan Parsons Project, the – Eye in the Sky (MFSL remaster, orig 1982)
Andrew Lloyd Webber – Jesus Christ Superstar [50th anniv deluxe ed]
Andy Bell – Another View
Bad Brains – Bad Brains (remaster) (orig 1982)
Black Keys, the – El Camino (10th Anniv Deluxe Ed, orig 2011)

Blitzen Trapper – Holy Demos Future Demos
Bob Mould – Distortion: The Best of 1989-2019
Charlatans, the – A Head Full Of Ideas And Trust Is For Believers (Live)
Charlatans, the – Pleased To Meet You (Demos)
David Bowie – The Width of a Circle

dB’s, the – I Thought You Wanted to Know: 1978-1981
Ducktails – Ramapo River Anthology
Eagles – Eagles (MFSL remaster, orig 1972)
George Harrison – All Things Must Pass [50th anniv ed] (orig 1970)
George Thorogood & The Destroyers – Essential Recordings: One Bourbon, One Scotch, One Beer (reissue, orig 2009)

Iggy and the Stooges – Born In A Trailer The Session & Rehearsal Tapes ’72-’73
Jayda G – DJ-Kicks
KVB, the – The Early Tapes
L7 – Wargasm: The Slash Years 1992-1997
Love Depression, the – The Love Depression (reissue, orig 1968)

Mercury Rev – Snowflake Midnight (deluxe ed)
Monochrome Set, the – Compendium ’75-’95
Nick Cave And The Bad Seeds – B-Sides And Rarities (Part II)
Nirvana – Nevermind [30th Anniv Deluxe Ed] (orig 1991)
Pete Yorn – musicforthemorningafter (10th anniv ed.)

PJ Harvey – Uh Huh Her -Demos
Primal Scream – Demodelica
Robert Johnson – Crossroad: The Legendary Recordings (remaster)
Shins, the – Oh, Inverted World [20th anniv remaster]
Spiritualized – Lazer Guided Melodies (remaster, orig 1992)

Supergrass – In It for the Money [deluxe expanded ed]
T. Rex – Star King
Violent Femmes – Add It Up (1981-1993)
Vitamin – Recordings 1981
White Stripes, the – White Blood Cells XX Demos, Outtakes and Alternate Mixes [20th anniv ed]

Woods – Strange To Explain [More Strange (deluxe ed)]
va – Almost Famous [20th anniv ed]
va – Can I Be A Witness: Stax Southern Groove
va – Disco 75 [box]
va – Do You Have the Force? Jon Savage’s Alternate History of Electronica 1978-82

va – For the Good Times: The Songs of Kris Kristofferson
va – Habibi Funk: An Eclectic Selection of Music from the Arab World, Part 2
va – Higher Than a Mountain The Songs of Andy Gibb
va – I Can See Through You: 60s Psychedelic Rock & Garage Beat Rarities, Vol. 4
va – Jon Savage’s 1972-1976: All Our Times Have Come

va – Mighty Fine: An Austin City Limits Tribute to Walter Hyatt
va – Modern Love
va – MOJO Presents: Heroes (The Best Of 2020) [Jan 2021]
va – MOJO Presents: Into Tomorrow (15 Tracks Hand-picked By Weller) [June 2021]
va – MOJO Presents: Oh! You Pretty Things [Sept 2021]

va – MOJO Presents: You Gotta Move! (The Rock & Soul Sounds Of Muscle Shoals, Alabama) [August 2021]
va – MOJO: The Black Keys Present The Hill Country Blues
va – Murder Ballads
va – Nina Simone Remixed EP
va – Punk-Blues and Modern Garage

va – Riding the Rock Machine: British Seventies Classic Rock
va – Riot City: Complete Singles Collection: The Sound of UK 82
va – Rockets Of Love: Power Pop Gems From The 70s, 80s & 90s
va – Still Wish You Were Here: A Tribute to Pink Floyd
va – The Book Of Summer Love

va – The Rough Guide to the Roots of Jazz
va – Tribute To Big Star: #1 Recorded
va – Tribute To George Harrison: All Things Must Pass Again
va – Tribute To John Lennon: Re-Imagined
va – Tribute To T.Rex: Electric Warrior Eclectic

va – Tribute To The Byrds: Mr Tambourine Man Covered
va – Tribute To The Byrds: Turn! Turn! Turn! Returned!
va – Tributes Or Not Tributes Vol 17
va – Uncut: Ambient Americana (A Road Trip Across Psychic State Lines) [May 2021]
va – Uncut: Dylan …Revisited (14 of His Greatest Songs Reinterpreted)

va – Uncut: Stories Of The Street [March 2021]
va – Unplugged Women
Acid Dad – Levitation Sessions
Acid Mothers Temple – Levitation Sessions
Alex Maas – Levitation Sessions

Aretha Franklin – Oh Me Oh My Live In Philly, 1972
Billy Joe Shaver & Kinky Friedman – Live Down Under
Death Cab For Cutie – Live At The Showbox 2020
Deer Tick – Live From Fort Adams
Drive-By Truckers – Live at Plan 9, July 13 2006

Elvis Presley – Las Vegas International Presents Elvis (The First Engagements 1969-70)
Fleet Foxes – A Very Lonely Solstice
Fontaines D.C. – Live At Kilmainham Gaol
Funkadelic – Ready To Launch (Live 1978)
Fuzz – Levitation Sessions

Jack White – Live At The Masonic Temple
Jaded Hearts Club, the – Live At The 100 Club
James Gang – Stoned Moses (Live Ohio ’76)
King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard – Live at Levitation ’14
King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard – Live at Levitation ’16

King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard – Live In Milwaukee ’19
King Gizzard And The Lizard Wizard – Live In Sydney ’21
La’s, the – The La’s Live! (1986-1987)
Motorhead – The Lost Tapes Vol. 1 (Live in Madrid 1995)
Nathaniel Rateliff – Red Rocks 2020 (live)

Nirvana – Del Mar Fairground CA 12-28-1991 [FM Broadcast]
Nirvana – Jam On Sunset (Live 1990)
Obits – Die at the Zoo (live)
Olivia Tremor Control, the – A Sleepy Company (live)
Osees – Levitation Sessions Vol. 2

Pearl Jam – Deep: Vote Live
Pixies – Live From The Warfield, SF CA May 30th, 2005
Portugal. The Man – Oregon City Sessions
R.E.M. – Stampede [Live 1989]
Green Day – BBC Sessions

Pavement – We Need Secrets (Live 1994)
Juliana Hatfield- Q Division Studios, Somerville, MA 03-20 (How To Walk Away)
Juliana Hatfield – Q Division Studios, Somerville, MA 04-24 (In Exile Deo)
Juliana Hatfield – Q Division Studios, Somerville, MA 05-08 (Blood)
Juliana Hatfield – Q Division Studios, Somerville MA 06-19 (Beautiful Creature)

Birds of Maya – Sunflower Philly, Philadelphia PA 06-24
Metallica – Metro, Chicago, IL 09-20
Crocodiles – The Complete Shitty Times
Local Natives – Music From The Pen Gala 1983 (RSD21)
Lucinda Williams – You Are Cordially Invited… A Tribute to the Rolling Stones

Suburban Lawns – Suburban Lawns (reissue, orig 1981)
va – 40 Years A Special Tribute To Depeche Mode
va – I’ll Be Your Mirror: A Tribute To The Velvet Underground And Nico
va – Now That’s What I Call Music! Outlaw Country
va – The Daptone Super Soul Revue Live At the Apollo

va – The Metallica Blacklist
va – Tomorrow’s Sounds Today: Uncut 293 [oct 2021]
va – What Goes On (The Songs Of Lou Reed)
Vaccines, the – The Hits
Ducktails – Sketches

Sufjan Stevens – Celebrations
Sufjan Stevens – Incantation
Sufjan Stevens – Lamentations
Sufjan Stevens – Meditations
Sufjan Stevens – Revelations

Work Drugs – Pride and Competition
va – Gritty ’60s Garage & Punk
va – Late Night Tales Presents Version Excursion: Selected by Don Letts
va – The Velvet Underground: A Documentary Film By Todd Haynes
va – Think I’m Going Weird: Original Artefacts From The British Psychedelic Scene 1966-1968

va – Tickets For Doomsday: Heavy Psychedelic Funk And Soul, Ballads & Dirges 1970-1975
va – Uncut 2021.12: Conversation Pieces
Beck – Roskilde Festival
Jeanne Lee – Conspiracy (reissue, orig 1975)
va – 2020 David Bash’s Top 25

Mouse Rat – The Awesome Album
va – Everybody Makes a Mistake: Stax Southern Soul Volume 2
va – The Last Christmas (Back To Mono)
Chicago – Japanese Singles Collection Greatest Hits
Lyle Lovett – Night’s Abandon (Live Chicago 1988)

David Brookings – Mania at the Talent Show
Shame – Born in Luton remixes EP
Shame – Live In The Flesh EP
Black Market Karma – The Technicolour Liquid Audio Machine
Babybird – Covers