Lou Reed - Animal Serenade: I wish I could have seen him play.
Lou Reed - The Blue Mask: Every note, every syllable hangs with anticipation.
Lou Reed - Coney Island Baby: Where has this been all my life?
The Ramones - The Ramones/Rocket To Russia: Biopic gives me new appreciation for the band, beginning with these albums.
Chuck Ragan - 'til Midnight: Drawing from the best of his influences to make a great solo album.
Pusha T - My Name Is My Name: Well, now I know who was keeping Clipse afloat.
Of Montreal - Lousy With Sylvianbriar: Their best since Hissing Fauna.
Matt Pryor and James Dewees - EP: These guys need to work together more.
Matt Pryor - Wrist Slitter: My favorite of his solo albums.
Matt Pryor - Still, There's A Light: Great collection of B-Sides.
Polar Bear Club - Death Chorus: Less idiosyncratic, more awesome.
Orchid - Totality: Love it.
Orchid - Dance Tonight! Revolution Tomorrow!: Screamo at its finest.
One Small Step For Landmines - If You Could Get Over Me: Great acoustic songs.
One Small Step For Landmines - S/T: Less early-Saves The Day than their split with Davenport Cabinet.
Okkervil River - Silvery Gymnasium: This may be my favorite of theirs.
Connor Oberst - Upside Down Mountain: Feels very personal.
OFF! - Wasted Years: More of the same. Which is fine with me.
Nothing - Guilty of Everything: I need to be in the right headspace for shoegaze. I was not there for this.
Nine Inch Nails - Hesitation Marks: I just cannot seem to care enough about what they do.
New Amsterdams - Outroduction: Some day, Matt Pryor will get his due in larger circles.
Mr. Little Jeans - Pocketknife: Not for me.
Mott The Hoople - Al The Young Dudes: Classic title track lives up to the hype.
Paul McCartney - New: Legends get more leeway in consideration for future listens.
Los Saicos - Demolicion The Complete Recordings: Death redux this is not. Worth listening this is.
Majority Rule - Emergency Numbers: Less hardcore, more avant garde.
Majority Rule - Interviews With David Frost: City of Caterpillar is now missed less.
Macklemore - The Heist: Overhyped.
Lorde - Pure Heroine: Considering the attention, I was expecting more.
Leaves - See You In The Afterglow: Always good.
Lawrence Arms - Metropole: Less than a stand out, more than a fill in.
Kings Of Leon - Mechanical Bull: Stadium rock that can be skipped.
Kay Dot - Hubardo: Greatness from a hit-or-miss band.
Joan Jett - Unvarnished: Meh from beginning to end.
Into It. Over It. - Intersections: Good, but not as much as Proper.
Into It. Over It. - Proper: Does not do the live show justice.
I Am The Avalanche - Wolverines: Nothing unexpected.
Hotelier - Home, Like NoPlace Is There: Great first track makes way for good rest of the album.
Tony Molina - Dissed And Dismissed: So simple, so great.
Hold Steady - Teeth Dreams: Not even close to Boys & Girls In America.
Haim - Days Are Gone: Some really, really great tracks on here.
Green Day - Demolicios: Exactly what should have been released.
Gauge - II: Not as compelling as I, but worth a listen.
Jacco Gardner - Cabinet Of Curiosities: If you had told me this was a long-lost album from the 60s I would have believed you.
Foundation - Hang Your Head: Good, nearly-great, hardcore.
Flatbush Zombies - Better Off Dead: Rap group trying too hard.
Every Time I Die - Hot Damn!: Do not get the love.
Eminem - Marshall Mathers LP2: Most adventurous album from production standpoint.
Eleven Thirty-Four - Reality Filter: Too obscure for how good this is. Desperate vocals make it a classic.
Elbow - The Take Off And Landing Of Everything: Such a great, yet underrated, band that is beyond consistent.
Earth Crisis - Salvation of Innocents: One of, if not the most listenable of their albums.
Kevin Drew - Darlings: Too relaxed.
Deltron 3030 - Event II: Standing in a long shadow.
Del The Funky Homosapien - Iller Than Most: Mediocre.
Deerhunter - Monomania: Disappointing follow-up to a great album.
Death Grips - Government Plates: Sad they are no longer pushing boundaries like this.
Death - III: Not quite a cash grab, but on the border.
Death From Above 1979 - The Physical World: Lacking in the intensity of debut, but still more than enjoyable.
Crass - Feeding of the 5000: Slept on this band for too long. Glad to begin rectifying.
Elvis Costello and Roots - Wise Up Ghost: Not sure what to expect, not sure how to react.
Comeback Kid - Die Knowing: Not enough to come back for more.
Childish Gambino - Because The Internet: This is going to take some time.
Chance The Rapper - Acid Rap: Too much hype to dismiss as easily as I an inclined to.
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