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Virgil Dickerson of Greater Than Collective and Illegal Pete's

  1. Portugal the Man- “Evil Friends”
  2. John Moreland- “In The Throes”
  3. Har Mar Superstar- “Bye Bye 17”
  4. Vampire Weekend- “Modern Vampires of the City”
  5. Cayucas- “Bigfoot”
  6. Haim- “Days are Gone”
  7. Varlet- “American Hymns”
  8. Action Bronson- “Blue Chips 2”
  9. J Roddy Walston and the Business- “Essential Tremors”
  10. Superchunk- "I Hate Music”

 

Honorable Mentions:

  1. Harpoontang- all of their videos; these gals need to record an album!
  2. Nathaniel Rateliff and the Night Sweats (these guys are destined for greatness, can’t wait for an album)
  3. Ark Life Daytrotter Session (excited for their new album in 2014)
  4. Flashbulb Fires “The Whale” single (excited to hear more new stuff in 2014)
  5. High Five “Masters of Maintenance” (great ep, excited to see what they do next)

 

Records that would make my list, but I had a hand in putting them out:

  • A Tom Collins “Stick and Poke”
  • Nightmares for a Week “Civilian War”
  • Adam Cayton-Holland “I Don’t Know if I Happy”
  • Andrew Orvedahl “Hit the Dick Lights”
  • Ian Cooke “Cassowary and the Fruit Bat” Book/DVD/CD

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