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WPKN’s Favorite Tracks of the Week – 3/23/14

  1. Hauschka: Thames Town – Abandoned City (Temporary Residence, 2014)
  2. Perfect Pussy: Driver – Say Yes to Love (Captured Tracks, 2014)
  3. Robert Cray: 24/7 Man – Take Your Shoes Off (Ryodisc, 1999)
  4. Elvis Presley: Good Rocking’ Tonight – (Sun, 1955)
  5. Sara Watkins: You And Me – Sun Midnight Sun (Nonesuch, 2012)
  6. David Torn: Miss Place, The Mist… – Prezens (ECM, 2007)
  7. The Belle Brigade: Ashes – Just Because (ATO, 2014)
  8. The Mothers of Invention: Go Cry on Somebody Else’s Shoulder – Freak Out (Verve, 1966)
  9. Bossacucanova: Adeus America (feat. Os Cariocas, Oscar Castro Neves & Wilson Simoninha) – Our Kind of Bossa (Six Degrees, 2014)
  10. The Four Vagabonds: Rosie The Riveter – (Bluebird, 1943)
  11. The Haden Triplets: Oh Take Me Back (ft. Ry Cooder) – The Haden Triplets (Third Man, 2014)
  12. The Currys: Inches From You – Follow (Currys Music, 2014)
  13. SOHN: Artifice – Tremors (4AD, 2014)
  14. Ella Fitzgerald: Two Little Men In A Flying Saucer – The Ultimate 50’s Rockin’ Sci-Fi Disc (Viper, 2009)
  15. Ben Vaughn: Aqua Blue – Instrumental Stylings (Bar/None, 1995)
  16. Mary Fahl: Everything’s Gonna be Alright – Love and Gravity (Rimar, 2104)
  17. Linda Perhacs: The Soul of All Natural Things – The Soul of All Natural Things (Asthmatic Kitty, 2014)
  18. Flyying Colours: Like You Said – Flyying Colours EP (Universal, 2014)
  19. War On Drugs: Under The Pressure – Lost In The Dream (Secretly Canadian, 2014)
  20. Pampers: Edge of Knife – Pampers (In the Red, 2013)

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WPKN’s Favorite Tracks of the Week – 3/30/14

  1. Jungle: The Heat – The Heat (XL, 2013)
  2. Matija Dedić: Stella By Skylark – Sentiana (Blue Bamboo, 2014)
  3. Silvio Rodríguez: Sueño Con Serpientes – Días Y Flores (EGREM, 1975)
  4. Moby: Almost Home (feat. Damien Jurado) – Almost Home (Mute, 2014)
  5. Caetano Veloso: A Bossa Nova É Foda – Abraçaço (Nonesuch, 2014)
  6. Timber Timbre:Hot Dreams – Hot Dreams (Arts & Crafts, 2014)
  7. Leyla McCalla: Love Again Blues – Vari-Colored Songs (Music Maker, 2014)
  8. Johnny Cash: Don’t You Think It’s Come Our Time (w/June Carter Cash) – Out Among the Stars (Sony, 2014)
  9. Dhafer Youssef: Whirling Birds Ceremony – Birds Requiem (OKeh, 2013)
  10. Elton John: Love Song – Tumbleweed Connection (DJM, 1970)
  11. Dirtwire: Old Upright – Dirtwire (Beats Antique, 2013)
  12. Loggins & Messina: Be Free – Best of Friends (Columbia, 1977)
  13. Jim Oblon:With You On My Mind – Sunset (Compass, 2014)
  14. It’s A Beautiful Day: White Bird – It’s A Beautiful Day (Columbia, 1969)
  15. Jocelyn Pook: Storm Engine – Desh (Pook Music, 2012)
  16. Pharrell Williams: It Girl – G I R L (Columbia, 2014)
  17. Sly & the Family Stone: Stand! – Stand! (Epic, 1969)
  18. Hot Tuna: Water Song – Burgers (Grunt, 1972)
  19. TriBeCaStan: Night Train to the Ukraine – New Songs from the Old Country (Evergreene, 2013)
  20. Lo Tang: Animal Urges – Blue Film (4AD, 2014)

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WPKN’s Favorite Tracks of the Week – 3/9/14

  1. Beck: Morning – Morning Phase (Fonograf/Capitol, 2014)
  2. Ralph Stanley & Ralph Stanley II: A Little At A Time – Side By Side (Rebel, 2013)
  3. Sonny Stitt: Four – Delmark: 60 Years of Jazz (Delmark, 2013)
  4. The Rolling Stones: Faraway Eyes – Some Girls (Rolling Stones, 1978)
  5. Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds: I Let Love In – Let Love In (Mute, 1994)
  6. Alex Chilton: Free Again – 19 Years: A Collection (Rhino, 1991)
  7. Pete Kennedy: Harlem Nocturne – Tone, Twang and Taste (self released, 2014)
  8. Debruit & Alsarah: Alhalim – Aljawal (Soundway, 2014)
  9. Ismael Miranda y su Orquestra ‘Revelacion’: Asi Se Compone Un Son – Asi Se Compone Un Son (Fania, 1973)
  10. Magic Carpet: The Dream – Magic Carpet (Mushroom, 1972)
  11. Jonatha Brooke: Are You Getting This Down? – My Mother Has 4 Noses (Bad Dog, 2014)
  12. Benmont Tench: Veronica Said – You Should Be So Lucky (Blue Note, 2014)
  13. ‪‪Penguin Cafe: Black Hibiscus – The Red Book (Editions Penguin Cafe, 2014)
  14. Dhafer Youssef: Ascetic Mood – Birds Requiem (OKeh Records, 2013)
  15. Peter Gabriel: The Man Who Loved the Earth/The Hand That Sold Shadows – Ovo (Real World, 2000)
  16. Nicole Atkins: Girl You Look Amazin – Slow Phaser (Oh’Mercy!, 2014)
  17. Made For TV: So Afraid Of The Russians – Spies Everywhere (Vinyl Siding, 1987)
  18. Mary Fahl: Gravity – Love and Gravity (Rimar, 2014)
  19. Hansel y la Orquestra Calle 8: Si No Bailas Conmigo – Mamey (Sony Discos, 1995)
  20. The Neighborhood: Sweater Weather (Jason Maz Remix) – (Columbia, 2012)

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WPKN’s Favorite Tracks of the Week – 4/13/14

  1. Beats Antique: Dragon’s Eye – A Thousand Faces, Act II (Beats Antique, 2014)
  2. Apache Indian: Boomshackalak – Make Way For The Indian (Mango, 1995)
  3. Chrissie Hynde: Dark Sunglasses – Stockholm (Caroline, 2014)
  4. Malouma: Deyar – Knou (Kamiyad, 2014)
  5. Kristeen Young: Pearl Of A Girl – The Knife Shift (TVPI, 2014)
  6. The Luck Of Eden Hall: Sassafras Overcoat – Victoria Moon (LOEH, 2014)
  7. CongopunQ: Pink Water – No Guns More Drums (Underdog, 2014)
  8. Janel & Anthony: Broome’s Orchard – Where Is Home (Cuneiform, 2012)
  9. Sabina: Long Distance Love – Toujours (Bar/None, 2014)
  10. Todd Terje: Alfonso Muskedunder – It’s Album Time (Olsen, 2014)
  11. Hauschka: Who Lived Here? – Abandoned City (Temporary Residence Ltd, 2014)
  12. Blind Willie Johnson: The Soul Of A Man (Columbia, 1931)
  13. Courtney Barnett: Avant Gardener – The Double EP: A Sea of Split Peas (Mom & Pop, 2014)
  14. Paul Rodgers: Walk On By – The Royal Sessions (429, 2014)
  15. Gulchehra Sodiqova: Zi Duri – Falak: the Voice of Destiny – traditional, popular & symphonic music of Tajikistan (Topic, 2006)
  16. Mungo’s Hi-Fi: Scrub a Dub Style (feat. Sugar Minott) – Prince Fatty vs Mungo’s Hi-Fi (Mr. Bongo, 2014)
  17. Surfer Blood: Demon Dance – Pythons (Sire, 2013)
  18. Julian Cope: Drive, She Said – Peggy Suicide (Island, 1991)
  19. Dhafer Youssef: Blending Souls & Shades (to Shiraz) – Birds Requiem (OKeh, 2013)
  20. Ray LaMontagne: Lavender – Supernova (Stone Dwarf, 2014)

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WPKN’s Favorite Tracks of the Week – 4/20/14

  1. Tune-Yards: Wait for a Minute – Nikki Nack (4AD, 2014)
  2. Mayssa Karaa:  White Rabbit – American Hustle OST (Madison Gate/Legacy, 2013)
  3. Kevin Coyne: Marlene – Marjory Razorblade (Virgin, 1973)
  4. Hamell On Trial: Folsom Prison Blues – Ed’s Not Dead, Hamell Comes Alive (Evangeline Recorded Works, 2002)
  5. Sam Phillips: Can’t See Straight - Live from High Fidelity: The Best Of The Podcast Performances (Omnivore, 2014)
  6. Alsarah & The Nubatones: Bilad Aldahab – Silt (Wonderwheel, 2014)
  7. ? & The Mysterians: 96 Tears – 96 Tears (Cameo, 1966)
  8. Bonnie Raitt & David Lindley: Everywhere I Go  – Looking Into You: A Tribute To Jackson Browne. (Music Road, 2014)
  9. Peter Mulvey: If You Shoot at a King You Must Kill Him – Silver Ladder (Signature Sounds, 2014)
  10. Holly Golightly & The Brokeoffs: Can’t Pretend – All Her Fault (Transdreamer, 2014)
  11. The Byrds: Wild Mountain Thyme - Fifth Dimension (Columbia, 1966)
  12. David Starfire: House Of Bhangra (GoldyLoxX Remix) – Ascend Remixes (Six Degrees, 2014)
  13. Abbey Lincoln w/Hank Jones: C’est Si Bon – When There is Love (Gitanes, 1992)
  14. George Jones: He Stopped Loving Her Today - I Am What I Am (Epic, 1980)
  15. Rhys Chatham: Harmonie Du Soir – Harmonie Du Soir (Northern Spy, 2013)
  16. Jimi Goodwin: Oh! Whiskey – Odludek (Heavenly, 2014)
  17. Beats Antique: Resurrection – A Thousand Faces – Act 2 (Beats Antique, 2014)
  18. Beach Boys: Do It Again – 20/20 (Capitol, 1969)
  19. Ibibio Sound Machine: The Talking Fish (Asem Usem Iyak) – Ibibio Sound Machine (Soundway, 2014)
  20. The Primitives: The Ostrich (Pickwick City 7″, 1964)

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WPKN’s Favorite Tracks of the Week – 4/27/14

  1. Temples: Sun Structures – Sun Structures (Fat Possum, 2014)
  2. Çiğdem Aslan: Nenni (Lullaby) – Mortissa (Asphalt Tango, 2013)
  3. Paul Armfield: The Speed of Clouds – Up Here (Artfullsounds, 2014)
  4. Candi Staton: I Ain’t Easy To Love – Life Happens (Beracah, 2014)
  5. The Jeff Healey Band: Joined At the Heart – House On Fire: Demos & Rarities (Eagle Rock, 2013)
  6. Nils Frahm: Improvisation For Coughs and a Cell Phone – Space (Erased Tapes, 2013)
  7. Hüsker Dü: Flip Your Wig – Flip Your Wig (SST, 1985)
  8. Ernest Troost: Old Screen Door – O Love (Travelin Shoes, 2014)
  9. Jon Brion: Knock Yourself Out – I Heart Huckabees (OST) (Milan, 2004)
  10. Kronos Quartet: Tusen Tankar – A Thousand Thoughts (Nonesuch, 2014)
  11. Gene Pitney: It Hurts To Be In Love – 18 All Time Greatest Hits (Gusto, 2004)
  12. Joan Osborne: Where We Start – Love & Hate (Entertainment One, 2014)
  13. Lola Dutronic: Je M’appelle Amour – In Berlin (Red Star, 2008)
  14. Buck69: No Medicine Like The Blues – No Medicine Like The Blues (Tom Clawson, 2013)
  15. Monkey Junk: Why Are People Like That? – All Frequencies (Stony Plain, 2013)
  16. Eli Cook: Won’t Be Long – Primitive Son (Cleopatra, 2014)
  17. Holland K. Smith: Any Other Way – Cobalt (Ellersoul, 2013)
  18. Dunja Knebl & Kololira: Kad Ja Prodjem Jednu Goru – Tamo Doli (Dancing Bear, 2013)
  19. Oasis: The Hindu Times – Heathen Chemistry (Epic, 2000)
  20. Old 97’s: Let’s Get Drunk & Get It On – Most Messed Up (ATO, 2014)

This week’s chart data supplied by: Bruce Swan, Eric Cocks, KC Ryan, Mark Mushin, Paul Bercovici, Rod Richardson, Steve di Costanzo, Valerie Richardson

WPKN’s Favorite Tracks of the Week – 4/6/14

  1. Craig Leon: Ring With Three Concentric Circles – Nommos (Superior Viaduct, 2013)
  2. Boy George: Nice and Slow – This What I Do (Very Me, 2013)
  3. The Baseball Project: They Played Baseball – 3rd (YepRoc, 2014)
  4. Hamell On Trial: Happiest Man In The World – Happiest Man In The World (New West, 2014)
  5. John Lee Hooker: Boom Boom – Burnin’ (Vee-Jay, 1962)
  6. Dan Wilson: A Song Can Be About Anything – Love Without Fear (+180, 2014)
  7. Erdem Helvacıoğlu: Six Clocks In The Dim Room – Eleven Short Stories (Innova, 2012)
  8. Quilt: I Sleep in Nature – Held in Splendor (Mexican Summer, 2013)
  9. Paddy Mills: Bay View Massacre – Race to the Bottom (Ormal Nye, 2014)
  10. Nat "King" Cole Trio: Stop! The Red Light’s On – In The Beginning (Decca, 1956)
  11. Future Islands: Back in the Tall Grass – Singles (4AD, 2014)
  12. Nickel Creek: Elephant in the Corn – A Dotted Line (Nonesuch, 2014)
  13. Hollie Cook: Ari Up – Twice (Mr. Bongo, 2014)
  14. Arc Iris: Money Gnomes – Arc Iris (Anti-/Epitaph, 2014)
  15. Tokyo Police Club: Through the Wire – Forcefield (Mom + Pop, 2014)
  16. Slambovian Circus of Dreams: A Box of Everything – A Box of Everything (Red River, 2014)
  17. The Tiptons Sax Quartet: Raisa – Laws Of Motion (reapandsow, 2008)
  18. Hidden Cameras: Awoo – Awoo (Arts & Crafts, 2006)
  19. The War on Drugs: Red Eyes – Lost in the Dream (Secretly Canadian, 2014)
  20. Slim Gaillard: Medley: Opera In Vout (Groove Juice Symphony) – Laughing In Rhythm: The Best of the Verve Years (Verve, 1994)

This week’s chart data supplied by: Binnie Klein, Bruce Swan, Chris Frantz, Eric Cocks, howard thompson, KC Ryan, Rod Richardson, Steve di Costanzo, Valerie Richardson

WPKN’s Favorite Tracks of the Week – 5/11/14

  1. Les Big Byrd: Tinnitus Ætérnum – Back To Bagarmossen (PNKSLM, 2014)
  2. The Ghost Of A Saber Tooth Tiger: Last Call – Midnight Sun (Chimera, 2014)
  3. LCD Soundsystem: North American Scum – Sound Of Silver (DFA, 2007)
  4. The Tom Tom Club: Only The Strong Survive – A Tribute To Zydeco (Vanguard, 2004)
  5. Tune-Yards: Hey Life – Nikki Nack (4AD, 2014)
  6. Hauschka: Varosha – Abandoned City (Temporary Residence, 2014)
  7. Dave Alvin & Phil Alvin: Southern Flood Blues – Common Ground (YepRoc, 2014)
  8. David Starfire: Shiva Lives (Sol Rising Remix) – Ascend Remixes (Six Degrees, 2014)
  9. Liz Phair: Cinco de Mayo – Whip-Smart (Capitol, 1994)
  10. Santana: Mal Bicho (ft. Los Fabulosos Cadillacs) – Corazón (RCA/Sony Music Latin, 2014)
  11. Tricky: Five Days – Blowback (Hollywood, 2001)
  12. Eno – Hyde: A Man Wakes Up – Someday World (Opal, 2014)
  13. Alec K. Redfearn & The Eyesores: Wings of the Magpie – Sister Death (Cuneiform, 2012)
  14. The Motors: Dancing the Night Away – The Motors (Virgin, 1977)
  15. Kristin Hersh: Your Ghost – Hips & Makers (Reprise, 1994)
  16. Bruce Cockburn: Creation Dream – Dancing in the Dragon’s Jaws (True North, 1999)
  17. Lykke Li: No Rest For the Wicked – I Never Learn (LL, 2014)
  18. Lou & Peter Berryman: If (Dueling Paranoias) – Double Yodel (Cornbelt, 1995)
  19. Alsarah & The Nubatones: Rennat – Silt (Wonderwheel, 2014)
  20. Black Grape: In the Name of the Father – It’s Great When You’re Straight…Yeah (Radioactive, 1995)

This week’s chart data supplied by: Binnie Klein, Eric Cocks, KC Ryan, howard thompson, Rod Richardson, Valerie Richardson

WPKN’s Favorite Tracks of the Week – 5/18/14

  1. Jacob Cooper & Mellissa Hughes: Silver Threads – Silver Threads (Nonesuch, 2014)
  2. Lhamo Dupka: With God on Our Side – From Another World (Buda Musique, 2014)
  3. Sabina: Sailor’s Daughter – Toujours (Bar/None, 2014)
  4. Catherine Wheel: Ferment – Ferment (Fontana, 1992)
  5. The Faint: Mental Radio – Doom Abuse (SQE Music, 2014)
  6. Ilhan Erşahin’s Wonderland: Karsi Yaka – The Other Side (Nublu, 2014)
  7. Slowdive: Some Velvet Morning – Souvlaki (Creation, 1993)
  8. Tumbling Bones: Broken Things – Loving A Fool (Tumbling Bones, 2014)
  9. Dion: Spanish Harlem Incident – Return Of The Wanderer (Lifesong,1978)
  10. Natalie Merchant: Go Down Moses – Natalie Merchant (Nonesuch, 2014)
  11. Hamell on Trial: Gods At Odds – The Happiest Man in the World (New West, 2014)
  12. Sturgill Simpson: Turtles All the Way Down – Metamodern Sounds in Country Music (High Top Mountain Records, 2014)
  13. Ergo: Little Shadow – If Not Inertia (Cuneiform, 2012)
  14. Guided By Voices: Authoritarian Zoo – Cool Planet (Guided By Voices, 2014)
  15. Mott The Hoople: Whizz Kid – Mott (CBS, 1973)
  16. The Heptones: I Shall Be Released – Party Time (Island, 1976)
  17. Craig Leon: Region of Fleeing Civilians – Early Electronic Works: Nommos Visiting (Aparte, 2014)
  18. Starry Eyed & Laughing: Chimes of Freedom – That Was Now and This Is Then (Aurora, 2003)
  19. The Vaselines: Dying for It – The Way of the Vaselines: A Complete History (Sub Pop, 1992)
  20. Beats Antique: The Rift (ft. Alam Khan) – A Thousand Faces, Act 2 (Beats Antique, 2014)

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WPKN’s Favorite Tracks of the Week – 5/25/14

  1. Hundred Waters: Murmurs – The Moon Rang Like a Bell (Owsla, 2014)
  2. Steve Hackett: Watcher Of The Skies – Genesis Revisited (Guardian, 1996)
  3. The Duhks: Beyond The Blue – Beyond The Blue (Compass, 2014)
  4. Bis: Control The Radical – Data Panik Etcetera (Do Yourself In, 2014)
  5. Vasant Rai: Spring Wind – Spring Flowers (Vanguard, 1976)
  6. Kenny Wayne Shepherd: I Love The Life I Live – Goin’ Home (Concord, 2014)
  7. Les Negresses Vertes: Zobi La Mouche – Mlah (Sire, 1989)
  8. Kate Tempest: The Beigeness – Everybody Down (Big Dada, 2014)
  9. Lord Shorty: Endless Vibrations – Endless Vibrations (Shorty, 1976)
  10. Chuck Berry: Maybelline – Berry Is On Top (Chess, 1959)
  11. Oh, Cassius: Carpenter – Ides Of March EP (Oh, Cassius, 2014)
  12. Karol Conká: Boa Noite – Batuk Freak (Mr. Bongo, 2014)
  13. Bora Yoon: Weights & Balances – Sunken Cathedral (Innova, 2014)
  14. Dave Mason: El Toro (Spanish Blues) – Future’s Past (Something-Music, 2014)
  15. Red Molly: 1952 Vincent Black Lightning – The Red Album (Red Molly, 2014)
  16. Miriam Makeba: Pata Pata – Pata Pata (Reprise, 1967)
  17. Dave Meniketti: Loan Me A Dime – On The Blues Side (Blue Moon, 1998)
  18. Random Order: The Morning After Kill – Black Lipstick Kiss (Random Order, 2014)
  19. The Flying Lizards: Russia – The Flying Lizards (Virgin, 1979)
  20. Sharon Van Etten: Everytime The Sun Comes Up – Are We There (Jagjaguwar, 2014)

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WPKN’s Favorite Tracks of the Week – 5/4/14

  1. Brody Dalle: Rat Race – Diploid Love (Caroline, 2014)
  2. The Kahil El’Zabar Quartet: Impressions – What It Is! (Delmark, 2013)
  3. Bo Diddley: Bo Diddley Is Crazy – A Man Amongst Men (Atlantic, 1996)
  4. Cherlene: Straight to Hell – Archer (FX Networks, 2014)
  5. Mason Bates: Terrycloth Troposphere – Stereo Is King (Innova, 2014)
  6. Mo’ Fone: Sideminder – ’Fonology (Evander Music, 2014)
  7. SOHN: Tremors - Tremors (4AD, 2014)
  8. The Georgia Satellites: Six Years Gone – In The Land Of Salvation & Sin (Elektra, 1989)
  9. SPK: White Island – Gold and Poison (Nettwerk, 1987)
  10. Stone Roses: Fools Gold (Live) – Made of Stone (MVD Visual, 2013)
  11. Spider Bags: Friday Night – Shake My Head (Odessa, 2012)
  12. Future Islands: Seasons (Waiting on You) – Singles (4AD, 2014)
  13. Ars Nova: Sunshine & Shadows – Sunshine & Shadows (Elektra, 1969)
  14. Augustana: Youth is Wasted on the Young – Life Imitating Life (Washington Square, 2014)
  15. Habib Koité: Diarabi Niani – Soo (Contre-jour, 2014)
  16. Nils Frahm: For-Peter-Toilet Brushes-More – Spaces (Erased Tapes, 2013)
  17. The Pixies: What Goes Boom – Indie Cindy (Pixies Music, 2014)
  18. Future Islands: Seasons (Waiting on You) – Singles (4AD, 2014)
  19. The Apache Relay: Katie Queen of Tennessee – The Apache Relay (So Recordings, 2014)
  20. The Seeds: 900 Million People Daily (All Making Love) – Raw & Alive in Concert at Merlin’s Music Box (GNP Crescendo, 1968)

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WPKN’s Favorite Tracks of the Week – 6/1/14

  1. Neil Young: Girl From North Country – A Letter Home (Reprise, 2014)
  2. Average White Band: Pick Up the Pieces – AWB (Atlantic, 1974)
  3. Craig Leon: Four Eyes to See the Afterlife – Early Electronic Works: Nommos Visiting (Aparte, 2013)
  4. David Lynch: Side B – The Air Is On Fire (Sacred Bones, 2014)
  5. Sultans of Ping: Where’s Me Jumper? – Casual Sex in the Cineplex (Rhythm King, 1993)
  6. Rob Wasserman: Is Anyone There – Space Island (Atlantic, 2000)
  7. Albert Kuvezin & Yat-Kha: In A Gadda Da Vida – The Rough Guide to Planet Rock (World Music Network, 2006)
  8. The Ghost of a Saber Tooth Tiger: Animals – Midnight Sun (Chimera, 2014)
  9. Hamell on Trial: Happiest Man in the World – The Happiest Man in the World (New West, 2014)
  10. Fatima Al Qadiri: Shenzhen – Asiatisch (Hyperdub, 2014)
  11. Stevie Wonder: I Was Made To Love Her – I Was Made To Love Her (Motown, 1967)
  12. Jessica Lee Mayfield: Standing in the Sun – Make My Head Sing (ATO, 2014)
  13. Ambrose Akinmusire: Ceaseless Inexhaustible Child (Cyntoia Brown) – the imagined savior is far easier to paint (Blue Note, 2014)
  14. Ananda Shankar: Jumping Jack Flash – Ananda Shankar (Reprise, 1970)
  15. Old 97’s: Longer Than You’ve Been Alive – Most Messed Up (ATO, 2014)
  16. Sharon Van Etten: Afraid of Nothing – Are We There (Jagjaguwar, 2014)
  17. Cheb I Sabbah: Jarat Fil Hub (Love’s Chalice) – La Kehana (Six Degrees, 2005)
  18. Blur: Yuko & Hiro – The Great Escape (Virgin, 1995)
  19. Conor Oberst: Zigzagging Toward the Light – Upside Down Mountain (Nonesuch, 2014)
  20. Wendy Carlos: Seraphim – Tales Of Heaven And Hell (East Side Digital, 1998)

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