20|20|20 – 8

If I had recorded this one when I first got many of these records, most of them would have been at their original speed, I…

20|20|20 – 7

Play records like it is spring, even if it is not – yet 1: Mandingo – Dewgal (ft. Herbie Hancock) [Celluloid]2: Joutro Mundo – Revale…

20|20|20 – 6

This one started with the soaring-through-clouds delight of the Caribou, and then went from there: 1: Caribou – Ravi [City Slang]2: Hiroshige Tonomura – The…

20|20|20 – 2

That feeling when going places catches your breath with wonder, a little. 1: Doris Matte & The Lake Charles Ramblers – Les Traces De Mon…

2018: tracks of the year

Lots to talk about here, I tell you what. Confidence Man – Out The Window Over-the-top Australian dance band releases 90s baggy house record ……

2018: albums of the year

Sylvestre Randafison, Ratovonirina Ranaivovololona & Randrianantoanina Doné – L’Art de la Valiha It is always nice to see that I am well on my way…

2018: shows of the year

Body & Soul at Elsewhere Woooooosh.  I mean, I don’t want to say that it was better in the 1990s, but this party makes a…

2018: concerts of the year

Fever Ray at RBMA NYC A comprehensively amazing thing.  From the big tunes to the latex accordion number to the world’s most joyous muscle suit,…

2018: sets of the year

Floating Points, Jamie XX, Four Tet, & Daphne – NTS Radio, 2018-10-29.  Another low-key set of anything goes from four of the world’s best, just…

much less than zero

I was going to keep assembling music from south of the equator until the proper end of summer, on September 23, but it is raining…