Quite busy here with, as you can see, a bunch of new stuff again this week: right now the new Jason Lytle album has just started up and doesn't appear to be a huge departure from what he was up to in Grandaddy.

Quite busy here with, as you can see, a bunch of new stuff again this week: right now the new Jason Lytle album has just started up and doesn’t appear to be a huge departure from what he was up to in Grandaddy.

A few other bits of info. Jarvis Cocker‘s album seems to have been produced – genuinely – by Steve Albini. Wand is Wooden Wand/James Jackson Toth, a favourite round these parts, raiding his archives for unreleased gems. The Sonic Youth thing is a link to a mash-up of the new album posted on Newsweek’s blog. And the Super Furry Animals album rules, as I’ll try and explain tomorrow.

1 Jarvis Cocker – Untitled Second Album Sampler (Rough Trade)

2 Super Furry Animals – Dark Days/ Light Years (Rough Trade)

3 Wooden Shjips – Dos (Holy Mountain)

4 U2 – No Line On The Horizon (Mercury)

5 Flower-Corsano Duo – The Four Arms (VHF)

6 Leonard Cohen – Live In London (Columbia)

7 Manuel Göttsching – E2-E4 (Spalax)

8 Various Artists – Brand Neu! (Feraltone)

9 Kill It Kid – Sampler (One Little Indian)

10 Phoenix – Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix (V2)

11 Wand – Hard Knox (Ecstatic Peace!)

12 Passion Pit – Manners (Columbia)

13 Pocahaunted – Chains (Teenage Teardrops)

14 Sonic Youth – The Eternal: Audio Collage (Matador)

15 Jason Lytle – Yours Truly, The Commuter (Anti-)