Ryan Naideau (Other Music Staff)

  • Best of 2015

    NEWJESSICA PRATT "On Your Own Love Again" (Drag City)GUN OUTFIT "Dream All Over" (Paradise of Bachelors)GAUSSIAN CURVE "Clouds" (Music From Memory)AINE O'DWYER "Music for Church Cleaners" (MIE Music)DJ SOTOFETT "Drippin' for a Tripp (Tripp-A-Dubb-Mix)" (Honest Jons)75 DOLLAR BILL "Wooden Bag" (Other Music Recording Co.)DOMENIQUE DUMONT "Comme Ça" (Antinote)ROYAL HEADACHE "High" (What's Your Rupture?)DIAT "Positive Energy"(Iron Lung)EZTV "Calling Out" (Captured Tracks)BUILT TO SPILL "Untethered Moon" (Warner)COLLEEN "Captain Of None" (Thrill Jockey)JOAN SHELLEY "Over and Even" (No Quarter)OLDBESOMBES & RIZET "Pôle" (Gonzaï)MARIAH "Utakata No Hibi" (Palto Flats)JEFF COWELL "Lucky Strikes and Liquid Gold" (Numero)KENNY KNIGHT "Crossroads" (Paradise of Bachelors)SUN CITY GIRLS "Torch of The...

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  • Best of 2014

    In no particular order New: AMEN DUNES "Love" (Sacred Bones) LULUC "Passerby" (Sub Pop) SUN KIL MOON "Benji" (Caldo Verde) TOTAL CONTROL "Typical System" (Iron Lung) SWEARIN' "Surfing Strange" (Salinas) SLEAFORD MODS "Divide and Exit" (Harbinger Sound) TWEENS "Tweens" (Frenchkiss) MAC DEMARCO "Salad Days" (Captured Tracks) GROUPER "Ruins" (Kranky) SHARON VAN ETTEN "Are We There" (Jagjaguwar) STURGILL SIMPSON "Metamodern Sounds in Country Music" (High Top Mountain) DEAN BLUNT "Black Metal" (Rough Trade) FATIMA AL QADIRI "Asiatisch" (Hyperdub) XYLOURIS WHITE "Goats" (Other Music Recording Co.) BITCHIN BAJAS "Bitchin Bajas" (Drag City)WERNER DURAND "Hemispheres" (Blume)STEVE GUNN & MIKE COOPER "FRKWYS Vol. 11: Cantos...

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  • Best of 2013

    NEW Steve Gunn "Time Off" (Paradise of Bachelors) Gun Outfit "Hard Coming Down" (Post Present Medium) Call Back the Giants "The Marianne" (Kye) Dean Blunt "The Redeemer" (Hippos in Tanks) Cass McCombs "Big Wheel & Others" (Domino) The Cherry Blossoms "Live in Amsterdam" (Hairy Spider Legs) Pharmakon "Abandon" (Sacred Bones) Graham Lambkin & Jason Lescaleet "Photographs" (Erstwhile) The Ukiah Drag "Jazz Mama Is Cryin'" (Self-Released) Lubomyr Melnyk "Three Solo Pieces" (Unseen Worlds) Michael Hurley "Land of Lo-fi" (Mississippi) Case Studies "This is Another Life" (Sacred Bones) These New Puritans "Field of Reeds" (Infectious) However, the two albums I listened to...

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  • Best of 2012

    The Men "Open Your Heart" (Sacred Bones) Hank Wood & The Hammerheads "Go Home" (Toxic State) Creem "s/t" (Katorga Works / Deranged) American Sun "s/t" (Self-Released) "Blue" Gene Tyranny "Detours" (Unseen Worlds) Shadow Ring "Remains Unchanged" (Kye) The Lives of Angels "Elevator to Eden" reissue (Dark Entries) F.J. McMahon "Spirit of the Golden Juice" reissue (Circadian Press) Porter Ricks "Biokinetics" reissue (Type) Laurie Spiegel "The Expanding Universe" (Unseen Worlds)  Favorite Picture:

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