30 November, 2014

top 20 modern classical/jazz album 2014

A Winged Victory For The Sullen - Atomos (Erased Tapes)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z-FgWIBJTkE

Archie Pelago & Grenier - Grenier Meets Archie Pelago (Melodic)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=17MqE_Hqi4k

Ben Frost - A U R O R A (Bedroom Community)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9jsfmS0E19o

Boozoo Bajou - 4 (Apollo)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R-RZfLG7XdY

Daniel McDermott - The Lullaby Wars (Norman Records)
https://soundcloud.com/danielmcdermott/i-daniel-mc-dermott

Deru - 1979 (Friends Of Friends)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q7umuZ5fSOw

Fennesz - Bécs (Editions Mego)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jxmO4KtIddY

GoGo Penguin - v2.0 (Gondwana Records)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-UtAV_azaBc

Grouper - Ruins (Kranky)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F5h74pb0Bno

Hauschka - Abandoned City (City Slang)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VUZn95TxnHY

Jan Nemecek - Fragmented (self-released)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m53NSYyrZPY

Kaito - Less Time Until The End (Kompakt)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0TqSHMrC9sE

Kiasmos - Kiasmos (Erased Tapes)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bR9-2As-XMk

Lars Danielsson - Liberetto II (The ACT Company)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rBiWijsM8ak

Nils Petter Molvaer - Switch (Okeh)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2p_f8e8wE18

Octave Minds (Boys Noize & Chilly Gonzales) - Octave Minds (Boysnoize Records)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8Mk25p3-tJg

Ólafur Arnalds - Gimme Shelter Soundtrack (Milan)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=av6DCc90_xQ

Skalpel - Transit (PlugAudio)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rOnBuq8ogh8

The Future Sound Of London - Environment Five (fsoldigital.com)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ha-6-jC0NqA

Wesseltoft, Schwarz, Berglund - Trialogue (Sunday Music)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2CJrAI-2RF0

top 15 soul/rnb album 2014

A/T/O/S - A Taste Of Struggle (Deep Medi Musik)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G6nP6AyGlH4

Banks - Goddess (Harvest)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uDHrMQ80tnQ

Cooly G - Wait 'Til Night (Hyperdub)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vmq47ciNuSk

Electric Wire Hustle - Love Can Prevail (Wonderful Noise Productions)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-ea5Z1_2X1M

Fatima - Yellow Memories (Eglo)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=37cGgeUiYPw

Fink - Hard Believer (R'COUP'D/Ninja Tune)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qoWRs7lXtYE

FKA twigs - LP1 (Young Turks)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3yDP9MKVhZc

José James - While You Were Sleeping (Blue Note)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bvaD2Y8uctE

Jungle - Jungle (XL)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5ItKS8bUUTA

Kindness - Otherness (Female Energy)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7GBDwFDtmLo

Nostalgia 77 - A Journey Too Far (Tru Thoughts)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5Er8WToWTio

SOHN - Tremors (4AD)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9btsq496hkQ

TEEN – The Way And Color (Carpark)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zZtj3zJIdfU

The Acid - Liminal (Infectious Music)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xvmhhNiGZr0

WIFE - What's Between (Tri Angle)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RmLEX6GvPLw

+ top 3 ep

Black Atlass - Young Bloods (Fools Gold)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QlefEv1IwH0

Majid Jordan - A Place Like This (OVO Sound/Warner)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=klgbYfu5MCQ

Movement - Movement (Modular People)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jpIz5sAu0B8

top 15 experimental/avantgarde album 2014

Andy Stott - Faith in Strangers (Modern Love)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6sn1eYzhi_U

Anstam - Names (Monkeytown)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tVbPjd0tXIc

Call Super - Suzi Ecto (Houndstooth)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-wbNbigFPEE

Daedelus - The Light Brigade (Brainfeeder)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eaheXqXQiLo

Dead Fader - Scorched (Small But Hard)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RJx7GPCk7eo

Greg Gives Peter Space (Greg Haines, Peter Broderick) - Greg Gives Peter Space (Erased Tapes)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I_lvFiwkbpg

HTRK - Psychic 9-5 Club (Ghostly)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sB_xAdHV0dI

Patten - Estoile Naiant (Warp)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Rt9uWSPIt-8

Sd Laika - That's Harakiri (Tri Angle)
https://soundcloud.com/tri_angle_records/sd-laika-meshes-1/s-gZRui

Sendai - A Smaller Divide (Archives Intérieures)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=91h3xEUriN0

Ssaliva - Pantani (Leaving)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=etWutjw-VIY

Throwing Snow - Mosaic (Houndstooth)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZwSw0PnUyoo

Valentin Stip - Sigh (Other People)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wFRloQstLnY

We Will Fail - Verstörung / 2.0 (Monotype)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UPpGLeN9ztc

Venetian Snares - My Love is a Bulldozer (Planet Mu)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OzROl0xgrLg

29 November, 2014

top 15 idm/electronica album 2014

Aphex Twin - Syro (Warp)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RUAJ8KLGqis

Clark - Clark (Warp)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wWjKI7Pbgso

Dorian Concept - Joined Ends (Ninja Tune)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qc-ApujHgB8

Fhloston Paradigm - The Phoenix (Hyperdub)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fHEkyQCOFk0

Loops Haunt - Exits (Black Acre)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Dwqt4CQFPqg

Lufth - Distanz und Nähe (Oktaf)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AiLk8LVVtAM

Luke Abbott - Wysing Forest (Border Community)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yXFxfz3jCOk

M-Koda - Synthese (Progressive Form)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y1x-QlZM-fE

Max Cooper - Human (Fields)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iIpwbbkFi-8

Ocoeur - A Parallel Life (n5MD)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fP6dldF5pJ0

Plaid - Reachy Prints (Warp)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Tpz47Ca_qDo

Rumpistol - Away (Rump Recordings)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oXY-res1TD0

Second Storey - Double Divide (Houndstooth)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Nr06TF20yrs

Tipper - Forward Escape (Tippermusic)
https://tipper.bandcamp.com/album/forward-escape

Underhill - Prologue (Ad Noiseam)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3jnXSRb4Tts

+ top 3 ep

Lorn - The Maze To Nowhere 1, 2 (self-released)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SH-o7edhqss

Rival Consoles – Sonne (Erased Tapes)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dbXwhL1MBjY

Rob Clouth - Clockwork Atom (Leisure System)
https://soundcloud.com/leisuresystem/rob-clouth-islands-of-glass

top 25 indie/wave/pop/rock album 2014

Blackbird Blackbird - Tangerine Sky (OM)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yT-7JZXQlKA

Bombay Bicycle Club - So Long, See You Tomorrow (Island)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OZCfqhRgJ0Q

Cloud Boat - Model of You (Apollo)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4IUHKBuFndk

Helado Negro - Double Youth/Island Universe Story Three (Asthmatic Kitty)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CcmLOKIBhUM

iamamiwhoami - Blue (To whom it may concern.)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S0COlNTizwo

Interpol - El Pintor (Matador)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-u6DvRyyKGU

Joakim - Tropics Of Love (Tigersushi)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RJnO79WzVfA

Korallreven - Second Comin' (Cascine)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qQ-HXKAaeJQ

Lamb - Backspace Unwind (Butler)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TIxtsiON7dg

Lemonade - Minus Tide (Cascine)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OEesXEzA2U4

Owen Pallett - In Conflict (Domino)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gt8wR8CagQo

Phantogram - Voices (Republic)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RsQjC5zVnt8

Seekae - The Worry (Future Classic)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S78pfy37SN8

Sisyphus - Sisyphus (Asthmatic Kitty/Joyful Noise)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dVVvgFWn14c

Snowmine - Dialects (Mystery Buildings)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vZTPYjFuobE

The Black Keys - Turn Blue (Nonesuch)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C5a1Cl_JOJM

The Drums - Encyclopedia (Minor)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nWc4mZoGK2k

Thom Yorke - Tomorrow's Modern Boxes (self-released)
http://vimeo.com/107278326

Tricky - Adrian Thaws (False Idols/!K7)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3qnoZKtPhvI

Ty Segall - Manipulator (Drag City)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wTvBkGJY6-M

Tycho - Dive (Ghostly International)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZPMJ5I2bRjo

TV on the Radio - Seeds (Harvest)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OaKVy-FlaUA

WhoMadeWho - Dreams (Darup Associates)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vav_VX4X_Pg

Wild Beasts - Present Tense (Domino)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9IIbbFIQTKI

Zammuto - Anchor (Temporary Residence Limited)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ETMhibbH2bA

+3
Crosses - Crosses (Sumerian)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=16ptWIZ36F4

Foo Fighters - Sonic Highways (Roswell)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V_YlZ1JdcVk

Fucked Up ‎– Glass Boys (Matador)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a4_lFTUi3ns

top 20 house album 2014

Ali Love - P.U.M.P. (Crosstown Rebels)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fDAHUSsNqOk

Christian Prommer - Übermood (Compost)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5RHKKLEZ8gg

Dave Aju - Black Frames (Circus Company)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qi8V4VMsgwM

Detroit Swindle ‎– Boxed Out (Dirt Crew)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ipz_kveEllY

Gidge - Autumn Bells (Atomnation)
https://soundcloud.com/gidgeofficial/you

GusGus - Mexico (Kompakt)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SKLpL0y_FRE

Hercules and Love Affair - The Feast Of The Broken Heart (Moshi Moshi)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JozUoRIbsEE

High Heels Breaker - High Heels Breaker (Drumpoet Community)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cyFxqp1bu7g

La Fleur ‎– Watergate 16 (Watergate)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_K4pDbGKyQQ

Leon Vynehall - Music For The Uninvited (3024)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QrceB6LaG64

Lone - Reality Testing (R&S)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3KcOZ2qHz5g

Mark E - Product of Industry (Spectral Sound)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wZB0Xizc4Uc

Massimiliano Pagliara ‎– With One Another (Live At Robert Johnson)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rhOvyvlDP1M

Moire - Shelter (Werk Discs/Ninja Tune)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=T7xsHo_eISM

Tensnake - Glow (Virgin)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rD4YQplTYAk

The 2 Bears - The Night Is Young (Southern Fried)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BiAPXiplhlw

The Juan Maclean - In A Dream (DFA)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AokIMW5Ehpo

Todd Terje - It's Album Time (Olsen)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LUOIvT9hzD8

Various ‎– Architects & Waves (OM)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_oY6fUHdFCc

Will Saul ‎– DJ-Kicks (!K7)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZFDJjGFBivg

28 November, 2014

top 20 techno album 2014

2562 - The New Today (When In Doubt)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_H1REXkihs0

Answer Code Request - Code (Ostgut Ton)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TR69XF8he34

Cristian Vogel - Polyphonic Beings (Shitkatapult)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SDD5V9djUD4

Diamond Version - CI (Mute)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ngcrVzKQdyo

Echologist - Storming Heaven (Prologue)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2bDE1KnvKm0

Efdemin - Decay (Dial)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=721tQTgNgiI

Fishermen - Patterns & Paths (Skudge)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G-6tER3iw5g

Glitterbug - Dust (c.sides/Notown)
http://meglitterbug.bandcamp.com/track/the-stars-behind-the-light-2

Inigo Kennedy - Vaudeville (Token)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d_XjQ91eXx8

Ital - Endgame (Planet Mu)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z_KdyZD98v0

Kangding Ray - Solens Arc (Raster-Noton)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yH-ukpM6lT4

Lucy - Churches Schools and Guns (Stroboscopic Artefacts)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9hPIcBBvE4Y

Martyn - The Air Between Words (Ninja Tune)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sGKavKQgtns

Ntogn - Grimoire Demons & Sorcery (Subsist)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l_7o8eZNXMU

Objekt - Flatland (Pan)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6bXIe1UFMtw

Perc - The Power and The Glory (Perc Trax)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jDmY110Vm48

Roman Flügel - Happiness Is Happening (Dial)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C6YoCW_WCQI

Slam - Reverse Proceed (Soma)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8_grkFXyAeY

Tobias - A Series Of Shocks (Ostgut Ton)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5UF_2vf58iA

Traumprinz - Mothercave (Giegling)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A_Ddu1OKqls

+

James Ruskin - Nan Nife EP (Blueprint)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hzcD14mJfLk

Lakker - Containing a Thousand EP/Mountain Divide EP (R&S)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aauNOsI3RlQ

27 November, 2014

top 10 bass/midtempo album 2014

Alex Banks - Illuminate (Monkeytown)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Cw3dJC5ZBWs

Congi - Tidal Fragments (Chord Marauders)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e0ap0Al8fNU

Dark Sky - Imagin (Monkeytown)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KXxKLVNVKkA

Downliners Sekt - Silent Ascent (Infiné)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Kji2Pyg05UE

Hatti Vatti - Worship Nothing (New Moon)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aHsVSSgoU9c

Kromestar - Tears Of Joy (Nebula Music Group)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nW7aOwUA2lk

Millie & Andrea - Drop The Vowels (Modern Love)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L_GoWQ095Hk

Phaeleh - A World Without (Undertow)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GGsJ2loFbSM

Submotion Orchestra - Alium (Counter)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Zck3wHWKAvA

The Bug - Angels & Devils (Ninja Tune)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HkM0rnfVp10

+1 dnb
Ulterior Motive - The Fourth Wall (Metalheadz)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xyoVF2afpQs

top 10 beats/downtempo/leftfield album 2014

Aespop Rock - The Blob (Rhymesayers)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R8SO93JlxRQ

Afta-1 - Undefined/Toy Machines (self-released)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aZlF6RHGrQE

Anenon - Sagrada (Non Projects)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s3-33Tf8z0M

Glen Porter - The Open Road and The Smell of Blood (Content)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8lv1utpUFuo

Kid Cudi - Satellite Flight (Wicked Awesome)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G3nCiCGJGpk

Mndsgn. - Surface Outtakes/Yawn Zen (Leaving/Stones Throw)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j8FhQYMKnpo

Mo Kolours - Mo Kolours (One-Handed Music)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bIxyils4ibY

Mono/Poly - Golden Skies (Brainfeeder)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8suAnrpvQCY

Paul White - Shaker Notes (R&S)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7-NxAaU1zbE

Teebs - E S T A R A (Brainfeeder)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FbXhid4NHLk

26 November, 2014

top 20 hip hop album 2014

7evenThirty - The Problem (Mello Music Group)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E4u9r6eeUck

Black Milk - If There's a Hell Below (Computer Ugly)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SL5G-Kal7FQ

Buckshot & P-Money - Backpack Travels (Duck Down Music Inc.)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P2BJlD5yxb0

Cities Aviv - Come to Life (Young One)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-yKJBtm93X8

Clipping - CLPPNG (Sub Pop)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XbU9UUwxBxA

Diamond District - March on Washington (Mello Music Group)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UkmE7JHWV-U

Hail Mary Mallon - Bestiary (Rhymesayers Entertainment)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zQrdKtPJxI0

Homeboy Sandman - Hallways (Stones Throw)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=prBsyiMki2k

Isaiah Rashad - Cilvia Demo (Top Dawg Entertainment)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=difm6gSJl9w

Kevin Abstract - MTV1987 (self-released)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WcuRLgYD9Pg

Little Simz - E.D.G.E. (Age 101 Music)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4zw-QHAoj2Q

Mac Miller - Faces (Old Jewish)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KlQESTshOPw

Mick Jenkins - The Water[s] (Free Nation)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F-4KiszXxHM

Pharoahe Monch - PTSD (WAR Media)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=acUoJ-GP37g

Pyramid Vritra - Indra (Stones Throw)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QGmsfioDyxU

Ratking - So It Goes (HXC)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SpBCXWKx4Tg

Run The Jewels - Run The Jewels 2 (Mass Appeal)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uuWQyfGa1yI

Serengeti - Kenny Dennis III (Joyful Noise)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dt6tpnyzcWU

Shabazz Palaces - Lese Majesty (Sub Pop)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DDRPf8KHawY

Vince Staples - Hell Can Wait EP/Shyne Coldchain Vol. 2 (Def Jam/Blacksmith Music)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dhjl2j8BZqA