Everett True

A Christmas Gift from Everett True 2011, part one

I suspend most of my regular aesthetic values when it comes to this season.


The Withered Hand Christmas Special

The best Christmas songs will get you joining impromptu choirs and crying into your eggnog.

 Mike Turner

Rear In Yr View 2011

Wild Flag’s debut album has taken women all the way to the top and proves they can write an album as uninspired, predictable, and shallow as any man.


20 records of 2011 that saved me from dying in airports

(and on other modes of transport)

 Laura Crapo

a 2011 closer (Laura Crapo)

It doesn’t matter when songs were made. Just cause there’s a schedule of music coming out, doesn’t mean we listen to it today or even 10 years from now.

 Everett True

Everett True’s 20 favourite songs of 2011

Everett True’s 20 favourite songs of 2011

Not a note wasted, not a note pointlessly repeated.

 Scott Creney

Scott Creney Looks Back at 2011

Joanna Newsom, don’t think you’re getting some kind of genius pass.


Fuck Albums: Tamsin’s Best of 2011

This year, I’ve flitted from offering to offering like a bluebottle in a blocked toilet.

 Princess Stomper

11 Greatest Things From 2011

Just knowing that there’s music this good out there makes me feel thankful, relieved, and a little bit spoiled


Six Des Meilluers (demi – 2011)

I Love Lucy. Never just a review. Always a gorgeous, sensual, philosophical account of why music is so fucking important.