A very personal 73 from the first six months of 2015…

61 Samba Toure – Gandadiko (Glitterbeat)

62 Trembling Bells – The Sovereign Self (Tin Angel)

63 Cath & Phil Tyler – The Song-Crowned King (Ferric Mordant)

64 Unknown Mortal Orchestra – Multi-Love (Jagjaguwar)

65 The Unthanks – Mount The Air (Rabble Rouser)

66 Sonny Vincent And Rocket From The Crypt – Vintage Piss (Swami)

67 Wolfgang Voigt – Rückverzauberung 10 (Kompakt)

68 Ryley Walker – Primrose Green (Dead Oceans)

69 Wand – Golem (In The Red)<

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Fvp2dJc1Db8

70 Kamasi Washington – The Epic (Brainfeeder)

71 The Weather Station – Loyalty (Paradise Of Bachelors)

72 Matthew E White – Fresh Blood (Spacebomb/Domino)

73 Neil Young & The Promise Of The Real – The Monsanto Years (Reprise)

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  • Pretty much covers it, as usual, John—and not much to add. Listening to the new Valet album on Kranky at the mo, and that might be somewhat to your liking.

  • evenko

    Thanks for an inspiring list!
    I would nominate Gunnar Halle-Istanbul Sky
    (sadly, not the Gunnar that used to be an unknown right back at Oldham Athletic..)

  • John

    A great list; it’s been a fine year so far. I’d add Bill Fay and Patrick Watson…

  • Gazelle

    Where is ‘I Love You Honey Bear’ by Father John Misty?