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My Favourite Albums 31/12/07

DJ Bobby Sneeze
 
In Rainbows
In Rainbows
"the musical equivalent of the film Pleasantville, colour and vividness bleeds in over the band's crisp grooves until it's all too much and the tv set gets wheeled away for repairs"
Spiritual Unity
Spiritual Unity
"if the spirit world is really this buoyant i guess death can't be that bad"
Empirical
Empirical
"confidently putting the preceding decades of jazz in their place"
Fraud
Fraud
"sweaty and playful like a really good night in"
Reich: Music for 18 Musicians
Reich: Music for 18 Musicians
"flying on your magic surfboard round an ice sculpture the size of Everest"
Trout Mask Replica
Trout Mask Replica
"objectively sh*t, compulsively listenable"
Pärt: Tabula Rasa
Pärt: Tabula Rasa
"requiem for everything"
Heart Of The Congos
Heart Of The Congos
"these songs hit deep and it's not just the dub"
Bach: Goldberg Variations, BWV 988
Bach: Goldberg Variations, BWV 988
"God's wallpaper"
Turn On The Bright Lights
Turn On The Bright Lights
"callously dispatched hymns for the ADD generation"
Souvlaki
Souvlaki
"makes me nostalgic for a blissful summer i never had"
Giant Steps
Giant Steps
"where Coltrane glibly sets about annihilating all previous performance standards for his artform"
A Love Supreme
A Love Supreme
"God's prayer"
Astral Weeks
Astral Weeks
"'brighter than a lucky penny'"
Ys
Ys
"magical, no-one is writing better melodies that Newsom right now"
Enter the Wu-Tang (36 Chambers)
Enter the Wu-Tang (36 Chambers)
"soul assault"
The Holy Bible
The Holy Bible
"refreshing like diving into freezing water, and just as deadly"
Karma
Karma
"creator's master plan achieved"
Last Chance Disco
Last Chance Disco
"in a sane world, a huge pop album"
Double Nickels On The Dime
Double Nickels On The Dime
"sprawling and fertile like a field planted with punk bulbs and watered twice a day"