Soundtracks of 2011

Soundtracks of 2011:

Aethenor – En Form For Blå (VHF)
Alog – Unemployed (Rune Grammofon)
Asva – Presences of Absences (Important)
Bee Mask – Elegy for Beach Friday (Spectrum Spools)
Matt Berry – Witchazel (Acid Jazz)
Nels Cline/Tim Berne/Jim Black – The Veil (Cryptogramophone)
Seth Cluett – Objects of Memory (Line)
Loren Connors – Red Mars (Family Vineyard)
Corrupted – Garten der Unbewusstheit (Nostalgia Blackrain)
Evangelista – Animal Tongue (Constellation)
The Fall – Ersatz GB (Cherry Red)
Morton Feldman – Orchestra (Mode)
Grouper – AIA (Yellowelectric)
Hayvanlar Alemi – Guarana Superpower (Sublime Frequencies)
Mary Halvorson/Jessica Pavone – Departure of Reason (Thirsty Ear)
Hauschka/Hildur Godnadottir – Pan Tone (Sonic Pieces)
Tim Hecker – Ravedeath 1972 (Kranky)
Julia Holter – Tragedy (Leaving Records)
Jenny Hval – Viscera (Rune Grammofon)
Stephan Mathieu – A Static Place (12K)
Aidan Moffat and Bill Wells – Everything’s Getting Older (Chemikal Underground)
Mogwai – Hardcore Will Never Die But You Will (Rock Action)
The Necks – Mindset (ReR Megacorp)
Phaedra – The Sea (Rune Grammofon)
Eliane Radigue – Transamorem/Transmortem (Important)
Gruff Rhys – Hotel Shampoo (Turnstile)
Steve Roden – Proximities (Electronic)
Sakata/O’Rourke/Chikamorachi – And That’s the Story of Jazz (Family Vineyard)
Craig Taborn – Avenging Angel (ECM)
Anna Thorvaldsdottir – Rhizoma (Innova)
Hallock Hill – The Union (Hundred Acre)

Most appreciated re-releases:
Alice Coltrane – Universal Consciousness/Lord of Lords (Impulse)
Alice Coltrane – Huntington Ashram Monastery/World Galaxy (Impulse)
Dinosaur L – 24-24 Music (Sleeping Bag)
Rolf Julius – Music for a Distance (Western Vinyl)
Annette Peacock – I’m The One
Eliane Radigue – Geelriandre/Arthesis (Senufo)
Franca Saachi – En (Die Schachtel)
Pharoah Sanders – Village of the Pharoahs/Wisdom Through Music (Impulse)

Specific Tracks:
Boris – Attention Please
Deerhoof – Behold a Marvel in the Darkness
P.J. Harvey – The Glorious Land
Lana Del Rey – Video Games

Live Highlights:
John Tilbury playing Cage’s Sonatas and Interludes, Glasgow
Eliane Radigue Retrospective, London
Jonathan Harvey – Triptych, Edinburgh
Cardew’s – The Great Learning (extract) Glasgow
Mogwai – Barrowlands, Glasgow

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