quarta-feira, 17 de dezembro de 2014

Top 50 Albums Of 2014 - Paste


1.  The War on Drugs – Lost in the Dream
2.  St. Vincent – St. Vincent
3.  Run the Jewels – Run the Jewels 2
4.  King Tuff – Black Moon Spell
5.  Alvvays – Alvvays
6.  Sylvan Esso – Sylvan Esso
7.  Beck – Morning Phase
8.  Sharon Van Etten – Are We There
9.  First Aid Kit – Stay Gold
10.  Courtney Barnett – The Double EP: A Sea of Split Peas
11.  Angel Olsen – Burn Your Fire For No Witness
12.  Spoon – They Want My Soul
13.  Real Estate – Atlas
14.  Ty Segall – Manipulator
15.  Sturgill Simpson – Metamodern Sounds In Country Music
16.  Jenny Lewis – The Voyager
17.  The New Pornographers – Brill Bruisers
18.  Mac DeMarco – Salad Days
19.  Allah-Lahs – Worship the Sun
20.  Perfume Genius – Too Bright
21.  St. Paul & The Broken Bones – Half the City
22.  Flying Lotus – You’re Dead!
23.  Sun Kil Moon – Benji
24.  Lykke Li – I Never Learn
25.  Future Islands – Singles
26.  Caribou – Our Love
27.  Hurray for the Riff Raff – Small Town Heroes
28.  Ages and Ages – Divisionary
29.  Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings – Give the People What They Want
30.  Phantogram – Voices
31.  Tweedy – Sukierae
32.  Foxygen – …And Star Power
33.  Protomartyr – Under Color of Official Right
34.  Ryan Adams – Ryan Adams
35.  FKA Twigs – LP1
36.  Drive-By Truckers – English Oceans
37.  Reigning Sound – Shattered
38.  Shabazz Palaces – Lese Majesty
39.  Strand of Oaks – HEAL
40.  Jack White – Lazaretto
41.  Robert Ellis – The Lights from the Chemical Plant
42.  Dum Dum Girls – Too True
43.  Total Control – Typical System
44.  Temples – Sun Structures
45.  Damien Rice – My Favourite Faded Fantasy
46.  Rosanne Cash – The River & the Thread
47.  Cloud Nothings – Here and Nowhere Else
48.  Justin Townes Earle – Single Mothers
49.  La Dispute – Rooms of the House
50.  Hospitality – Trouble

The 50 Best Albums Of 2014 - Pitchfork



1.  Run the Jewels – Run the Jewels 2
2.  FKA Twigs – LP1
3.  The War on Drugs – Lost in the Dream
4.  Aphex Twin – Syro
5.  Grouper – Ruins
6.  Swans – To Be Kind
7.  Sun Kil Moon – Benji
8.  Todd Terje – It’s Album Time
9.  Ariel Pink – Pom Pom
10.  Caribou – Our Love
11.  Perfume Genius – Too Bright
12.  Mac DeMarco – Salad Days
13.  Spoon – They Want My Soul
14.  Real Estate – Atlas
15.  Angel Olsen – Burn Your Fire For No Witness
16.  St. Vincent – St. Vincent
17.  Flying Lotus – You’re Dead!
18.  Arca – Xen
19.  Sharon Van Etten – Are We There
20.  Vince Staples – Hell Can Wait
21.  Eno & Hyde – High Life
22.  Future Islands – Singles
23.  Lykke Li – I Never Learn
24.  Parquet Courts – Sunbathing Animal
25.  Azealia Banks – Broke With Expensive Taste
26.  Ex Hex – Rips
27.  YG – My Krazy Life
28.  Pharmakon – Bestial Burden
29.  How to Dress Well – “What Is This Heart?”
30.  Iceage – Plowing Into the Field of Love
31.  Taylor Swift – 1989
32.  White Lung – Deep Fantasy
33.  Rich Gang – Tha Tour Part 1
34.  Cloud Nothings – Here and Nowhere Else
35.  Shabazz Palaces – Lese Majesty
36.  Tinashe – Aquarius
37.  Perfect Pussy – Say Yes To Love
38.  Hundred Waters – The Moon Rang Like a Bell
39.  Ought – More Than Any Other Day
40.  Ty Segall – Manipulator
41.  Leon Vynehall – Music for the Uninvited
42.  Owen Pallett – In Conflict
43.  Freddie Gibbs & Madlib – Piñata
44.  A Sunny Day In Glasgow – Sea When Absent
45.  Andy Stott – Faith In Strangers
46.  Ariana Grande – My Everything
47.  Shellac – Dude Incredible
48.  Clark – Clark
49.  Mr Twin Sister – Mr Twin Sister
50.  Ben Frost – A U R O R A

Top 50 Albums Of 2014 - Wire


1. Aphex Twin – Syro
2. Richard Dawson – Nothing Important
3. Swans – To Be Kind
4. Scott Walker & Sunn O))) – Soused
5. Actress – Ghettoville
6. Sleaford Mods – Divide and Exit
7. Shabazz Palaces – Lese Majesty
8. Run the Jewels – Run the Jewels 2
9. Kasai All Stars – Beware The Fetish
10. Fatima Al Qadiri – Asiatisch
11. Earth – Primitive and Deadly
12. Steve Gunn – Way Out Weather
13. Grouper – Ruins
14. Valerio Tricoli – Miseri Lares
15. Eliane Radigue – Naldjorlak I, II & III
16. Marc Baron – Hidden Tapes
17. Kevin Drumm and Jason Lescalleet – The Abyss
18. Rhodri Davies – An Air Swept Clean Of All Distance
19. Michael Pisaro – Continuum Unbound
20. AMM – Place sub. v.
21. Mary Halvorson, Michael Formanek & Tomas Fujiwara – Thumbscrew
22. Puce Mary – Persona
23. Cooly G – Wait ’til Night
24. Skogen – Despairs Had Governed Me Too Long
25. Carla Bozulich – Boy
26. Dean Blunt – Black Metal
27. Freddie Gibbs & Madlib – Piñata
28. Annea Lockwood – Ground of Being
29. Wadada Leo Smith – The Great Lakes Suite
30. Call Super – Suzi Ecto
31. Steve Gunn & Mike Gangloff – Melodies for a Savage Fix
32. Jenny Hval & Susanna – Meshes of Voice
33. Matthew Shipp – I’ve Been To Many Places
34. Holly Herndon – Chorus
35. Laurence Crane – Chamber Works 1992-2009
36. Shackleton – Freezing Opening Thawing
37. Klaus Lang – Sais.
38. Bitchin Bajas – Bitchin Bajas
39. Laetitia Sadier – Something Shines
40. Drcarlsonalbion – Gold
41. Helm – The Hollow Organ
42. Joseph Hammer – Roadless Travel
43. Oren Ambarchi – Quixotism
44. Laura Cannell – Quick Sparrows Over the Black Earth
45. Howard Riley – To Be Continued
46. Owen Pallett – In Conflict
47. Ariel Pink – Pom Pom
48. Akio Suzuki & Aki Onda – ma ta ta bui
49. Pharmakon – Bestial Burden
50. Flying Lotus – You’re Dead!

sábado, 13 de dezembro de 2014

Balanço de 2014 - Ípsilon (Público)


30. Sleaford Mods - Divide And Exit (Harbinger Sound)
29. Flying Lotus - You’re Dead (Warp, distri. Symbiose)
28. Kelis - Food (Ninja Tune, distri. Symbiose)
27. Thee Oh Sees - Drop Castle (Face Records)
26. Perfume Genius - Too Bright (Matador, distri. Popstock)
25. Ariel Pink - pom pom (4AD, distri. Popstock)
24. Criolo - Convoque Seu Buda (Sky Blue Music)
23. Adriana Calcanhotto - Olhos de Onda (Sony Music)
22. Marissa Nadler - July (Bella Union, distri Pias Iberia)
21. Timber Timbre - Hot Dreams (Arts & Crafts, distri. Pias Iberia)
20. Ricardo Rocha - Resplandecente (Mbari Música)
19. Legendary Tiger Man - True (Metropolitana, distri. Sony Music Portugal)
18. Batida - Dois (Soundway Records)
17. Mac DeMarco - Salad Days (Captured Tracks, distri. Popstock)
16. Angel Olsen - Burn Your Fire For No Witness (Jagjaguwar, distri. Popstock)
15. Bruno Pernadas - How Can We Be Joyful In a World Full of Knowledge (Pataca Discos)
14. Kate Tempest - Everybody Down (Big Dada)
13. Sensible Soccers - “8” (PAD / Groovement)
12. The Men - Tomorrow’s Hits (Sacred Bones, stri. Popstock)
11. Ty Segall - Manipulator (Drag City, distri. Flur)
10. Amen Dunes - Love (Sacred Bones)
09. FKA Twigs - LP1 (XL Recordings, distri. PopStock)
08. War On Drugs - Lost in the Dream (Secretly Canadian, distri. PopStock)
07. Warpaint - Warpaint (Rough Trade; distri. Popstock)
06. Capicua - Sereia Louca (Universal)
05. Rodrigo Amarante - Cavalo (Kartel - Mais um Discos Popstock)
04. Amélia Muge - Amélia com Versos de Amália (Ed. autor; distri. LeveMusic)
03. Run The Jewels - Run The Jewels 2 (Mass Appeal)
02. Shabazz Palaces - Lese Majesty (Sub Pop, distri. PopStock)
01. Grouper - Ruins (Kranky, distri. Flur)

quarta-feira, 3 de dezembro de 2014

Top 50 Albums of 2014 - Rolling Stone


1. U2 - Songs of Innocence 
2. Bruce Springsteen - High Hopes 
3. The Black Keys - Turn Blue 
4. St. Vincent - St. Vincent 
5. Miranda Lambert - Platinum 
6. Charli XCX - SUCKER 
7. Lana Del Rey - Ultraviolence 
8. Run the Jewels - Run the Jewels 2 
9. Mac DeMarco - Salad Days 
10. Taylor Swift - 1989 
11. Flying Lotus - You're Dead 
12. Foo Fighters - Sonic Highways 
13. Ought - More Than Any Other Day 
14. Weezer - Everything Will Be Alright in the End 
15. Against Me! - Transgender Dysphoria Blues 
16. FKA twigs - LP1 
17. Jenny Lewis - The Voyager 
18. Sturgill Simpson - Metamodern Sounds in Country Music 
19. Jackson Browne - Standing in the Breach 
20. Sharon Van Etten - Are We There 
21. Eric Church - The Outsiders 
22. Skrillex - Recess 
23. The War on Drugs - Lost in the Dream 
24. Leonard Cohen - Popular Problems 
25. YG - My Krazy Life 
26. Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers - Hypnotic Eye 
27. Alt-J - This Is All Yours 
28. Parquet Courts - Sunbathing Animal 
29. Spoon - They Want My Soul 
30. Thom Yorke - Tomorrow's Modern Boxes 
31. Young Thug and Bloody Jay - Black Portland 
32. Damon Albarn - Everyday Robots 
33. The Ghost of a Saber Tooth Tiger - Midnight Sun 
34. Prince - Art Official Age 
35. Lenny Kravitz - Strut 
36. Alvvays - Alvvays 
37. Benjamin Booker - Benjamin Booker 
38. Hurray for the RIff Raff - Small Town Heroes 
39. Caribou - Our Love 
40. Jack White - Lazaretto 
41. Aphex Twin - Syro 
42. Perfume Genius - Too Bright 
43. Future - Honest 
44. Interpol - El Pintor 
45. EMA - The Future's Void 
46. Tweedy - Sukierae 
47. Gary Clark Jr - Gary Clark Jr Live 
48. Coldplay - Ghost Stories 
49. Tinariwen - Emmaar 
50. Yob - Clearing the Path to Ascend

segunda-feira, 1 de dezembro de 2014

Top Albums of 2014 - Rough Trade


1. Temples - Sun Structures 
2. The War on Drugs - Lost in the Dream 
3. Todd Terje - It's Album Time 
4. Metronomy - Love Letters 
5. Little Dragon - Nabuma Rubberband 
6. Angel Olse - Burn Your Fire for No Witness 
7. Liars - Mess 
8. Millie and Andrea - Drop the Vowels 
9. The Delines - Colfax 
10. Sun Kil Moon - Benji 
11. Total Control - Typical System 
12. Caribou - Our Love 
13. Goat - Commune 
14. Wildest Dreams - Wildest Dreams 
15. Alvvays - Alvvays 
16. Royal Blood - Royal Blood 
17. Honeyblood - Honeyblood 
18. Sharon Jones and The Dap-Kings - Give the People What They Want 
19. Ty Segall - Manipulator 
20. Jack White - Lazaretto 
21. Mac DeMarco - Salad Days 
22. Neneh Cherry - Blank Project 
23. Warpaint - Warpaint 
24. Tom The Lion - Sleep 
25. Freddie Gibbs and Madlib - Pinata 
26. Arca - Xen 
27. Avi Buffalo - At Best Cuckold 
28. Ultimate Painting - Ultimate Painting 
29. Jungle - Jungle 
30. The Wytches - Annabel Dream Reader 
31. Hookworms - The Hum 
32. Benjamin Booker - Benjamin Booker 
33. Future Islands - Singles 
34. The Amazing Snakeheads - Amphetamine Ballads 
35. Aphex Twin - Syro 
36. Swans - To Be Kind 
37. FKA Twigs - LP1 
38. Sleaford Mods - Divide and Exit 
39. Sturgill Simpson - Metamodern Sounds in Country Music 
40. Sharon Van Etten - Are We There 
41. The Rails - Fair Warning 
42. Allah-Las - Warship the Sun 
43. Protomartyr - Under Color of Official Right 
44. Beck - Morning Phase 
45. Real Estate - Atlas 
46. Parquet Courts - Sunbathing Animal 
47. First Aid Kit - Stay Gold 
48. We Are Shining - Kara 
49. Gruff Rhys - American Interior 
50. Eno and Hyde - Someday World 
51. A Winged Victory for the Sullen - Atomos 
52. Damon Albarn - Everyday Robots 
53. Lucinda Williams - Down Where the Spirit Meets the Bone 
54. Ratking - So It Goes 
55. Allo Darlin' - We Come From the Same Place 
56. Childhood - Lacuna 
57. Adult Jazz - Gist Is 
58. Keaton Henson - Romantic Works 
59. Lone - Reality Testing 
60. Jamie T - Carry on the Grudge 
61. St. Vincent - St. Vincent 
62. Happyness - Weird Little Birthday 
63. Diamond Version - CI 
64. Owen Pallett - In Conflict 
65. Alex G - DSU 
66. Scott Walker and Sunn 0))) - Soused 
67. Haley Bonar - Last War 
68. Badbadnotgood - III 
69. Smoke Fairies - Smoke Fairies 
70. Vikesh Kapoor - The Ballad of Willy Robbins 
71. Lyla Foy - Mirrors the Sky 
72. The Bug - Angels and Devils 
73. Withered Hand - New Gods 
74. Asgeir - In the Silence 
75. Actress - Ghettoville 
76. Ariel Pink - Pom Pom 
77. Fugazi - First Demo 
78. Andy Stott - Faith In Strangers 
79. Captain Beefheart - Sun Zoom Spark 
80. Lost on the River - The New Basement Tapes 
81. Girlpool - Girlpool 
82. Ty Segall - Singles 2 
83. Bo Ningen and Savages - Words to the Blind 
84. Mark Kozelek - Sings Christmas Carols 
85. Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds - Give Us a Kiss 
86. Dans Dans - III 
87. TV on the Radio - Seeds 
88. Thompson - Family 
89. David J Roch - A Cynic, A Realist, An Undertaker 
90. Robert Wyatt - Different Every Time - Ex Machina - Benign Dictatorships 
91. Bryan Ferry - Avonmore 
92. David Bowie - Nothing Has Changed 
93. Einsturzende Neubauten - Lament 
94. King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard - Cellophane 
95. Machinedrum - Vapor City Archives 
96. David Bowie - "Sue (Or In A Season of Crime)" single 
97. Various Artists - Slowly Exploding 10 Years of Perc Trax 
98. Jason McNiff and the Lone Malones - God Knows Why We Dream 
99. Shit - Feeding Time 
100. Adrian Younge - Black Dynamite OST

Top 50 Albums of 2014 - Q Magazine


1. The War on Drugs - Lost in the Dream 
2. Alt-J - This Is All Yours 
3. Damon Albarn - Everyday Robots 
4. Manic Street Preachers - Futurology 
5. Beck - Morning Phase 
6. St Vincent - St Vincent 
7. Sharon Van Etten - Are We There 
8. FKA twigs - LP1 
9. Future Islands - Singles 
10. Aphex Twin - Syro 
11. Elbow - The Take Off and Landing of Everything 
12. Interpol - El Pintor 
13. Sam Smith - The Loneliest Hour 
14. Hamilton Leithauser - Black Hours 
15. The Horrors - Luminous 
16. Royal Blood - Royal Blood 
17. Mac De Marco - Salad Days 
18. Paolo Nutini - Caustic Love 
19. Lana Del Rey - Ultraviolence 
20. Sleaford Mods - Divide and Exit 
21. East India Youth - Total Strife Forever 
22. Caribou - Our Love 
23. Jack White - Lazaretto 
24. Kate Tempest - Everybody Down 
25. Ed Sheeran - X 
26. Neneh Cherry - Blank Project 
27. Morrissey - World Peace Is None Of Your Business 
28. Kasabian - 48:13 
29. Jamie T - Carry on the Grudge 
30. Gruff Rhys - American Interior 
31. Mogwai - The Rave Tapes 
32. The Bug - Angels & Devils 
33. Sky Ferreira Night Time, My Time 
34. Wild Beasts - Present Tense 
35. Real Estate - Atlas 
36. Temples - Sun Structures 
37. Baxter Dury - It's a Pleasure 
38. Johnny Marr - Playland 
39. Ty Segall - Manipulator 
40. Grumbling Fur - Preternaturals 
41. The Black Keys - Turn Blue 
42. Robert Plant - Lullaby and... The Ceaseless Roar 
43. Leonard Cohen - Popular Problems 
44. U2 - Songs of Innocence 
45. Warpaint - Warpaint 
46. Thom Yorke - Tomorrow's Modern Boxes 
47. Spoon - They Want My Soul 
48. La Roux - Trouble in Paradise 
49. Shabazz Palaces - Lese Majesty 
50. Jungle - Jungle