Love getting friends in the music scene sending me their best of list for 2014.
This list by Ryan Hough is very eclectic but there are three acts that I am more familiar with.
Check out his Top 14 album picks.
- Swans – To Be Kind
- Charles Hayward – Anonymous Bash
- Aphex Twin – Syros
- Shellac – Dude Incredible
- Bob Mould – Beauty and Ruin
- Bronze – World Arena
- Scott Waker and Sun O))) – Soused
- OOIOO – Gamel
- Jacaszek & Kwartludium – Catalogue des Arbres
- A Winged Victory for the Sullen – Atomos
- FET.NAT – Poule Mange Poule
- Ought – More Than Any Other Day
- Kate Tempest – Everybody Down
- Absolutely Free – Absolutely Free.
Ryan Hough had a 6-year stint as a DJ on CKCU FM, and has played in various bands around the Ottawa area such as Prisons Come Home, Golden Famile, Books on Books and Kingdom Shore. He now can be found playing Raffi songs for his two children or playing with his students at the school where he is currently teaching music.