Destroyer // Libby’s First Sunrise [live for City of Music]
Destroyer // Leave Me Alone [New Order cover] :
Destroyer // Chinatown [live at Pitchfork Music Festival]
Destroyer // Savage Night at the Opera
Destroyer // “Kaputt” : 2011.01.25 : Merge genre soft glam pop sounds like ice skating at night. sipping vodka under a streetlight. Tonal rainbows in the mists of Avalon. Shafts of sunrise dragging across the interior of a Concord. notes an evolution of the tones and textures and songs on his beloved Your Blues. verdict [...]
Peter doesn’t just like Destroyer. Peter reveres him. This album has taken that reverance to a stratospheric new height. Destroyer // Kaputt : 2011.01.25 : Merge Records : stream in its entirety here.
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Destroyer // Kaputt : Kaputt : 2010.01.25 : Merge Don’t get fooled by the first 45 seconds. Or the next 90 seconds. In fact, just don’t get fooled by anything.
Destroyer // “Kaputt” : 2011.01.25 : Merge : Chinatown :
Terrorism, war, recession . . . whatever. This was a terrific decade for music. These were the albums that gripped me and never let go and remain head-and-shoulders above the rest.
These are albums I love listening to from beginning to end and have a magical appeal no matter the time, place or mood. These are not necessarily the albums I respect the most. In other words: this is a list of what I consider to be my favorite albums—but not, in all cases, what I [...]
I need to rate and sort and organize and, apparently, report back. I can’t help it. after the jump, I’ve listed my favorite albums of 2008 along with some other musical tidbits: favorite albums of 2008 top five albums of 2008 favorite songs of 2008 favorite live shows of 2008 favorite 2008 discoveries of old [...]