Sunday, January 9, 2011

Music With an Impact - 2010

2010 was a year that saw many great releases and where I discovered really remarkable and rewarding albums. Though the music business has forever changed, fantastic artists are releasing music that is compelling, unique and fantastic. Here is a list of what I heard (and heard) during the year that just went by.

Massive Attack - Heligoland
Madita - Pacemaker
Miami Horror - Illumination
Robyn - Body Talk
Groove Armada - Black Light
Gorillazz - Plastic Beach
Four Tet - There is Love in You
Caribou - Swim
Bonobo - Black Sands
Benoit Pioulard - Lasted

Honorable mentions include "Royksopp - Senior", "Sia - We Are Born", "Jonsi - Go", "Sufjan Stevens - The Age of Adz", "Brian Eno - Small Craft on a Milk Sea", "Ceo - White Magic", "White Hinterland - Kairos" and "Matthew Herbert - One One".