Favorites of 2009!
more than 10 of course, and all Merge titles excluded as usual because that wouldn't be fair to the rest...
XX Merge marathon!
touring & eating in Japan
Bill Callahan – I Wish We Were An Eagle
Dirty Projectors – Bitte Orca
Phoenix – Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix
Amadou & Mariam – Welcome To Mali
Jim O’Rourke – The Visitor
Yo La Tengo – Popular Songs
Cass McCombs – Catacombs
St Vincent - Actor
Girls – Album
Pains of Being Pure at Heart – s/t
Monsters of Folk – Monsters of Folk
Mountain Goats – The Life of the World To Come
Wilco – Wilco (the Album)
Leonard Cohen live at Coachella and in Durham, NC
Jay Reatard - Watch Me Fall
Open Strings: Early Virtuoso Recordings, by Various LP Box Set
Yeah Yeah Yeahs – It’s Blitz!
Camera Obscura – My Maudlin Career
Obits – I Blame You
AC Newman – Get Guilty
Akron Family - Set Em Wild, Set Em Free
Reigning Sound - Love and Curses