Archive for the 'Year In Review' Category

Monday, December 15th, 2014

Here it is. Our obligatory year-end review. The following is an unranked list of albums that caught, and kept, our attention in 2014. Have at it.  – AD _____________________________________________________________________________________ The Velvet Underground – The Velvet Underground Super Deluxe: Mono mixes, closet mixes, 2014 mixes, whatever mixes. What makes the hefty price tag on this reissue […]

Tuesday, December 17th, 2013

Here it is. Our obligatory year-end review. The following is an unranked list of albums that caught, and kept, our attention in 2013. Have at it.  – AD _____________________________________________________________________________________ Bill Callahan – Dream River: Dream River is a low key magnum opus by a songwriter who has quietly matured into a master musician and lyricist. […]

Monday, December 17th, 2012

Our obligatory year-end review. Aside from our album of the year, Father John Misty’s Fear Fun, the following is an unranked list of albums that caught, and kept, our attention in 2012. Go nuts. Cheers – AD _____________________________________________________________________________________ Josh Tillman did more than relocate from Seattle to Los Angeles. He was reborn. Christening himself Father […]

Monday, December 6th, 2010

I’m scrapping the usual year-end wrap up and instead dropping an old school form letter on you. Just like the kind your granny used whip up and put inside her Christmas cards. So sit down, eat some peanut brittle, and we’ll get right into it after the jump.

Sunday, December 9th, 2007

For brevity’s sake, not to mention our own sanity, the 2007 year in review has been limited to Aquarium Drunkard’s favorite six albums of the year. While there were many fine albums released over the course of the year, the following six LPs received the most play, and upon further review, tend to form into […]