2011

here is music i enjoyed this year (according to last.fm 12 month chart)
Madlib – Madlib Medicine Show #11: Low Budget High Fi Music
James Blake – James Blake
Mogwai – Hardcore Will Never Die, But You Will
Onra – Chinoiseries Pt. 2
Radiohead – The King of Limbs
Jonwayne – Bowser
Geotic – Mend
Shlohmo – Bad Vibes
Knxwledge – Flowrs
lets see if [...]

shlohmo – bad vibes

the fascination with analog decay that permeates the chillwave movement, that is so often a point of derision for critics of the style, has the tendency to come across as contrived, as an all-too-convenient way to mask the imperfections of the songwriting behind superficial technological imperfection. while bad vibes certainly shares a lo-fi aesthetic that [...]