Our favorite things 2015

Top of the list this year:

Lin-Manuel Miranda-Hamilton Original Broadway Cast Recording (Atlantic)

Sarah Mary Chadwick-9 Classic Tracks (Silt Breeze)

Ela Orleans-Upper Hell (HB Recordings)

Jessica Pratt-On Your Own Love Again (Drag City)

Dr. Yen Lo (Ka)-Days With Dr Yen Lo (Pavlov Institute)

Nicole Willis & The Soul Investigators-Happiness Is Every Style

Blur-The Magic Whip (Parlophone)

Pagans-Pirates’s Cove 9/24/79 (Thermionic)

Santiago Salazar-Chicanismo (Love What You Feel)

The Weather Station-Loyalty (Parade of Bachelors)

Synkro-Changes (Apollo)

Heather Woods Broderick-Glider (Western Vinyl)

Big Miz-Midnight Man Handle 12″ (Dixon Avenue Basement Jams)

C. Duncan-Architect (Fat Cat)

Mumdance & Logos-Proto (Tectonic)

Sleaford Mods-Key Markets (Harbinger Sound)

Bcee-Come & Joins Us (Spearhead)

Anna Caragnano & Donato Dozzy-Sintetizzatrice (Spectrum Spools)

Suzanne Kraft-Talk From Home (Melody As Truth)

Knife Pleats-Hat Bark Beach (Lost Sound Tape)

L’Orange & Kool Keith-Time? Astonishing! (Mello Music)

Happy Meals-Apero (Night School)

Jex-Good Timin’ 12″ (Running Back)

Gloria Ann Taylor-Love Is A Hurtin’ Thing (Luv n’ Haight)

DJ PayPal-Sold Out (Brainfeeder)

Yo La Tengo-Stuff Like That There (Matador)

Event Cloak-Life Strategies (Orange Milk Records)

High Up-Two Weeks/You Can’t Give Up On Me (self tape)

Roots Manuva-Bleeds (Ninja Tunes)

Maki Asakawa-Maki Asakawa (Honest Jon’s)

Tica Douglas-Joey (Swell Records)

Nidia Minaj-Danger 12″ (Príncipe)

Yowler-The Offer (Double Double Whammy)

New Order-Music Complete (Mute)

Donnie Trumpet & The Social Experiment-Surf (self)

Inflatable Boy Clams-2×7″ reissue (Superior Viaduct)

Archie Pelago-Clammy Customer 12″ (Mister Saturday Night)

Will Sessions-The Elmatic Instrumentals (Fat Beats)

Spinning Coin-4 Song EP (blue tape)

Linkwood-Expressions (Firecracker)

Snoop Dogg-Bush (Doggy Style/Columbia)

Teknospray-God In Land reissue (Der Klang)

DJ Spinn-Off That Loud 12″ (Hyperdub)

Goldberg-Misty Flats (Future Days)

This Is The Kit-Bashed Out (Brassland)

Shilpa Ray – Shilpa Ray Is Last Year’s Savage (NSPY)

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NEW RELEASE: Long Beard – Sleepwalker

Long BeardSleepwalker (TL-88)

 

Happy Release Day!

 

New album at the TL Shop

 

or

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Listen to the stream on Stereogum.

 

And thanks to Stereogum for including  Johanna Warren and Long Beard
on their 50 Best New Bands of 2015 list.

 

SONG PREMIERE: The Lowest Pair – Shortning Bread

2015-07-09 at 10.07 PMSHORTNING BREAD

The Lowest Pair debut a new-old song in Paste Magazine

I Reckon I’m Fixin’ on Kickin’ Round to Pick a Little 

is available July 24, 2015

(preorder now) from the TL Shop.

Thanks to Paste, who recently named

The Sacred Heart Sessions (released February 24)

one of 25 Best of 2015 so far.

Thank you, 2014


TLSTICKERTHANKS SO MUCH

to all of our sweet artists,

with big love for the 2014 class…

bentcousin

Roz and the Rice Cakes

Rig 1

Simone Felice

The Lowest Pair

MiWi la Lupa

and other favorite albums at TLHQ this year

2015

kicks off with QUARTERBACKS

on 02/10 (pre-order now)

& The Sacred Heart Sessions by The Lowest Pair

on 02/24 (pre-order now)

also…some new stickers ————-  >>>>>>>>>>>>

 Looking forward! XOTL

Our Favorite Things 2014

Top of the list this year:

Morrissey: World Peace Is None Of Your Business (Harvest)
Azealia Banks: Broke With Expensive Taste (Prospect Park)
Fluxion: Broadwalk Tales (Echocord)
Sinead O’Connor: I’m Not Bossy I’m The Boss (Nettwerk)
Aroy Dee: Sketches (M>O>S)
Gruff Rhys: American Interior (Turnstile)
Monoton: Monotonprodukt 02 (Desire reissue)
DJ Q: Ineffable (Local Action)
Adult Mom: Sometimes Bad Happens (Miscreant)
Anja Schneider: Dubmission (Mobilee 12″)
Blueprint: Respect The Architect (Weightless)
Frankie Cosmos: Zentrophy (Double Double Whammy)
Oliver Coates: Towards The Blessed Islands (PRAH)
Laetitia Sadier: Something Shines (Drag City)
Noura Mint Seymali: Tzenni (Glitterbeat)
Family Fodder: Monkey Banana Kitchen (Staubgold reissue)
Ramona Lisa: Arcadia (Terrible)
Teleman: Breakfast (Moshi Moshi)
Bremen: Second Launch (Blackest Ever Black)
Solaris: The Waves of the Evernow (Numero reissue)
Tin Man: Ode (Absurd)
Weed Hounds: S/T (Katorga Works)
Jone Takamaki Trio: Universal Mind (Arc Light Editions reissue)
Aphex Twin: Syro (Warp)
Koen Holtkamp: Motion (Thrill Jockey)
MeShell Ndegeocello: Comet, Come To Me (Naive)
Flowdan: Serious Business (Hyperdub EP)
Priests: Bodies and Control and Money and Power (Don Giovanni)
Jan Weaver: The Silver Globe (Finders Keepers)
Poison Girls: Hex (Water Wing reissue)
Big K.R.I.T.: Cadillactica (Def Jam)
Pecas: Dwelling (self-release)
Deepchord: dc07dc08dc09 remastered/dc11/12/13 remastered/dc13/15/16 remastered (Echospace reissues)
Various: Native North American (Light In The Attic)

 

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