Anastasia Cohen (Other Music Staff)

  • Best of 2012

    2012 was a hefty stew of hurricanes, presidential elections, and Mayan prophecies. Luckily, the year also saw some excellent new album releases. Here is a selection of some of my personal favorites (in alphabetical order). See you in 2013!   New Releases ARIEL PINK'S HAUNTED GRAFFITI "Mature Themes" (4AD) CHAIN AND THE GANG "In Cool Blood" (K Records) DAUGHN GIBSON "All Hell" (White Denim) DEAN BLUNT & INGA COPELAND "Black Is Beautiful" (Hyperdub) FRANKIE ROSE "Interstellar" (Slumberland) GRASS WIDOW "Internal Logic" (HLR) HOLLIE COOK "Prince Fatty Presents Hollie Cook in Dub" (Mr Bongo) JOHN MAUS "A Collection of Rarities and...

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