Posts Tagged ‘bon iver’

“Flume” by Bon Iver-live at Myspace Transmissions

April 13, 2009

We brought you Bon Iver’s performance of “Skinny Love” a few months ago.  Here’s another beautiful performance from Bon Iver.  Simple arrangement and wonderful harmonies as he performs “Flume” for MySpace Transmissions Studio.

Rolling Stone and Spin announce their top albums of 2008

December 15, 2008

TV on the Radio’s “Dear Science” tops both lists. See both lists below.

Rolling Stone Top 50 Albums of 2008

Read the reasons behind each of Rolling Stone’s selections here

50 No Age – Nouns
49 Hot Chip – Made In The Dark
48 Raphael Saadiq – The Way I See It
47 Of Montreal – Skeletal Lamping
46 The Academy Is… – Fast Times at Barrington High
45 Be Your Own Pet – Get Awkward
44 The Raconteurs – Consolers of the Lonely
43 Nas – Untitled
42 David Byrne and Brian Eno – Everything That Happens Will Happen Today
41 AC/DC – Black Ice
40 Jonas Brothers – A Little Bit Longer
39 Taylor Swift – Fearless
38 Ra Ra Riot – The Rhumb Line
37 Nine Inch Nails – The Slip
36 The Hold Steady – Stay Positive
35 Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds – Dig, Lazarus, Dig!!!
34 Stephen Malkmus – Real Emotional Trash
33 Ne-Yo – Year Of The Gentleman
32 Jamey Johnson – The Lonesome Song
31 MGMT – Oracular Spectacular
30 Duffy – Rockferry
29 Bon Iver – For Emma, Forever Ago
28 The Knux – Remind Me in Three Days…
27 Brian Wilson – That Lucky Old Sun
26 Mudcrutch – Mudcrutch
25 The Magnetic Fields – Distortion
24 Girl Talk – Feed The Animals
23 Conor Oberst – Conor Oberst
22 Jackson Browne – Time the Conquerer
21 Kaiser Chiefs – Off With Their Heads
20 Kings of Leon – Only By The Night
19 Erykah Badu – New Amerykah, Part 1 (4th World War)
18 Lucinda Williams – Little Honey
17 B.B. King – One Kind Favor
16 Randy Newman – Harps and Angels
15 The Black Keys – Attack & Release
14 Ryan Adams And The Cardinals – Cardinology
13 Blitzen Trapper – Furr
12 Guns N’ Roses – Chinese Democracy
11 Fleet Foxes – Fleet Foxes
10 Vampire Weekend – Vampire Weekend
09 Metallica – Death Magnetic
08 Beck – Modern Guilt
07 Coldplay – Viva la Vida or Death and All His Friends
06 Santogold – Santogold
05 John Mellencamp – Life, Death, Love and Freedom
04 My Morning Jacket – Evil Urges
03 Lil Wayne – Tha Carter III
02 Bob Dylan – Tell Tale Signs:The Bootleg Series Vol. 8
01 TV on the Radio – Dear Science

Spin Magazine’s Top 40 Albums of 2008

Read the reasons behind each of Spin’s selections here.

40 Chairlift – Does You Inspire You
39 Guns N’ Roses – Chinese Democracy
38 Oasis – Dig Out Your Soul
37 Wolf Parade – At Mount Zoomer
36 Lykke Li – Youth Novels
35 The Raconteurs – Consolers Of The Lonely
34 Miles Benjamin Anthony Robinson – Miles Benjamin Anthony Robinson
33 El Guincho – Alegranza
32 The Gutter Twins – Saturnalia
31 Bon Iver – For Emma, Forever Ago
30 Lucinda Williams – Little Honey
29 Nas & DJ Green Lantern – The Nigger Tape
28 Metallica – Death Magnetic
27 The Streets – Everything Is Borrowed
26 R.E.M. – Accelerate
25 Death Cab For Cutie – Narrow Stairs
24 Duffy – Rockferry
23 Kate Nash – Made Of Bricks
22 Black Kids – Partie Traumatic
21 Kings Of Leon – Only By The Night
20 Gnarls Barkley – The Odd Couple
19 Okkervil River – The Stand Ins
18 Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds – Dig!!! Lazarus Dig!!!
17 The Roots – Rising Down
16 My Morning Jacket – Evil Urges
15 Beck – Modern Guilt
14 Vampire Weekend – Vampire Weekend
13 No Age – Nouns
12 Erykah Badu – New Amerykah Pt. 1: 4th World War
11 Elbow – The Seldom Seen Kid
10 MGMT – Oracular Spectacular
09 Coldplay – Viva La Vida
08 Hot Chip – Made In The Dark
07 Deerhunter – Microcastle
06 Santogold – Santogold
05 Fleet Foxes – Fleet Foxes
04 Fucked Up – The Chemistry Of Common Life
03 Portishead – Third
02 Lil Wayne – Tha Carter III
01 TV On The Radio – Dear Science