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The 45th Uncut Playlist Of 2012

The 45th Uncut Playlist Of 2012
John Mulvey

Quite tempting yesterday to play nothing but “Signed Sealed Delivered I’m Yours”, but here’s this week’s playlist, with quite a few new clips (Broadcast, Jessica Pratt, Hiss, Ty!), links and new entries.

Worth reiterating this week that the playlist isn’t ranked as such - number one is the first record I played, number 18 the last – and also that there’s music here I’m not crazy about: it’s all merely a diary of what we’ve listened to over the past couple of days. Hope that makes things clear.

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1 Alasdair Roberts & Friends – A Wonder Working Stone (Drag City)

2 Silver Pyre – AeXE (Sedgemoor)

3 John Fullbright – From The Ground Up (Blue Dirt)

4 Broadcast – Berberian Sound Studio (Warp)

5 Matthew E White – Big Inner (Hometapes)

6 Jessica Pratt - Jessica Pratt (Birth)

7 Ty Segall – He’s The Doctor (Live on Letterman)

8 Brian Eno – Lux (Warp)

9 Ty Segall – Twins (Drag City)

10 Various Artists - Stones Throw and Leaving Records Present: Dual Form (Stones Throw/Leaving)

11 Chelsea Wolfe – Unknown Rooms: A Collection Of Acoustic Songs (Sargent House)

12 Sir Douglas Quintet – The Complete Mercury Recordings (Hip-O Select)

13 Mountains – Centralia (Thrill Jockey)

14 Hiss Golden Messenger & Bowerbirds - Brother, Do You Know the Road? (Youtube)

15 The Bryan Ferry Orchestra – The Jazz Age (BMG Rights Management)

16 Pantha Du Prince & The Bell Laboratory – Elements Of Light (Rough Trade)


18 Esben And The Witch – Wash The Sins Not Only The Face (Matador)


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The 3rd Uncut Playlist Of 2015

Still at that stage of the year where I nearly type 2014 every time instead of 2015, but time moves on - swifter, perhaps, than Bjork for one would've liked this week, given how an unauthorised leak forced the release of "Vulnicura" a couple of months ahead of schedule.