Album picks #1

With so many albums to listen to.
I feel like I don’t get alot of time to make a review.
I’ve decided to make a top five picks that you should check weekly or bi-weekly.
New or old albums and some reviewed on this site which I will make a link.

Here goes the first album picks.

High On Jackson Hill by Immaculate Machine
Why: Its a change from their last album FABLES and much more of a mature and darker album.
Almost sounds abit like a New Pornographers album which is a good thing.
Favorite tracks:

  • Don’t Build The Bridge
  • You Destroyer
  • Sound The Alarms
  • Neighbours Don’t Mind
  • Only Love You For Your Car

It’s Blitz by Yeah Yeah Yeahs (REVIEW)
Why: I can’t get enough listening to this album.
Favorite tracks:

  • Zero
  • Heads Will Roll
  • Skeletons
  • Runaway
  • Hysteric

Thunderheist by Thunderheist
Why: Such an amazing fun album which blends techno dance with hip-hop beats into one.
Favorite tracks:

  • Sweet 16
  • Nothing 2 Step 2
  • Jerk It
  • Bubblegum
  • Space Cowboy
  • Do The Right Thing

A Mountain Is A Mouth by Bruce Peninsula (REVIEW)
Why: A really unique album by a group that consist of up to 11 members. Album has that Alan Lomax style to it.
Favorite tracks:

  • Inside/Outside
  • Steamroller
  • 2nd 4th World War
  • Satisfied
  • Crabapples

Women by Women (REVIEW)
Why: I love this lo-fi album by this Calgary band who usually tours with Chad Vangaalen.
Favorite track:

  • Lawncare
  • Black Rice
  • Sag Harbour Bridge
  • Shaking Hands
  • Flashlights

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