Monday, 4 January 2010

best of list 2009

Last year may have been a crap year in certain ways, yet it did deliver loads of brilliant pop music. Here is a top-35 list of my favorite albums/eps for 2009. Enjoy loud.

1. The Pains of Being Pure at Heart – The Pains of Being Pure at Heart
2. The Drums – Summertime! (ep)
3. Dent May – The good feeling music of D.Μ.&his magnificent ukelele
4. Mikrofisch – Masters of the Universe
5. Thieves Like Us – Really Like to See You Again (ep)
6. Burning Hearts – Aboa Sleeping
7. Darren Hayman and the Secondary Modern – Pram Town (ep)
8. Cats On Fire – Our Temperance Movement
9. The Ballet – Bear Life
10. Liechtenstein – Survival Strategies in a Modern World
11. Cola Jet Set – Guitarras y Tambores
12. The Cavalcade – Meet You in The Rain (ep)
13. God Help the Girl – God Help the Girl
14. Summer Cats – Songs for Tuesdays
15. Afternoon Naps – Parade
16. Hiawata! – These Boys and This Band is all we Know
17. Stars in Coma – Sisters
18. Socialist Leisure Party – Tactical Pop! for Coffee Cadets (ep)
19. Camera Obscura – My Maudlin Career
20. The City and the Horses – I don’t Want to Dream
21. My Writes – Its Okay, I’m with the band
22. The Bumblebees – The Bumblebees (ep)
23. Patrick Wolf – The Bachelor
24. Knight School – The Poor and the Needy Need to Party
25. Cocoanut Groove – Madeleine Street
26. Very Truly Yours – Reminders (ep)
27. The Mary Onettes – Island
28. Au Revoir Simone – Still Night, Still Light
29. The Legends – Over and Over
30. Pocketbooks – Flight Paths
31. The Bridal Shop – In Fragmets (ep)
32. Wake The President – You cant change that boy
33. The Postmarks – Memoirs at the End of the World
34. Montt Mardie – Skaizerkite
35. Katsen – It Hertz!


  1. καλημερα ελευθερια,καλη χρονια
    χαιρομαι που πολλα απο τα best του 2009 τα οποια και διαλεξες, κολλανε με τα δικα μου...
    παρ'οτι εδω και ενα μηνα εγινα proud father, τη μουσικη δε την παραταω ουτε νεκρος...να περνας καλα και να ξερεις οτι σε παρακολουθω...

  2. kali sou xronia reno mou
    na pernas omorfa kai na xairesai to paidaki sou! :)

  3. Kali xronia kai apo mena..
    Afou exeis sto 1 tou pains ola ta alla periseuoun...mallon kai emena autoi tha pane sto 1..(ti mallon..sigouro)

  4. xronia polla river
    oi pains sto #1 xoris deuteri skepsi!!

  5. pains και drums..τους αγαπώ.οι drums τις προάλλες έπαιξαν στη Νέα Υόρκη μαζί με τους surfer blood και τους depreciation guilt και ήρθε στην σκηνή και η Peggy!awesome.