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Best of 2014 – Staff Picks

FPBESTOF

FPRAND

  1. Drums – Encyclopedia
  2. Tom Vek – Luck
  3. War on Drugs – Lost in the Dream
  4. Leonard Cohen – Popular Problems
  5. King Tuff – Black Moon Spell
  6. Ex Hex – Rips
  7. De Lux – Voyage
  8. Avi Buffalo – At Best Cuckold
  9. Rival Sons – Great Western Valkyrie
  10. N0 – El Prado

 

FPCHANCE

  1. Wytches – Annabelle Dream Reader
  2. BBNG- III
  3. Trance Farmers – Dixie Crystals
  4. The Drums – Encyclopedia
  5. De Lux – Voyage
  6. Fat White Family – Champagne Holocaust
  7. The Acid -Limnal
  8. White Fence – For the Recently Found Innocent
  9. Flying Lotus – You’re Dead
  10. Clipping – CLPPNG    

  Best Reissue – Killed by Death Rock Vol. 1  Wild card - Rick and Morty

 

FPHEATHER

  1. Ty Segall – Manipulator
  2. Temples - Sun Structures
  3. St Vincent – S/T
  4. Real Estate – Atlas
  5. Alvvays – S/T
  6. First Aid Kit – Stay Gold
  7. TV On the Radio – Seeds
  8. Thee Oh Sees – Drop
  9. Sharon Van Etten – Are We There
  10. Ex Hex – Rips

 

fpchris

  1. Electric Wizard - Time to Die
  2. Run the Jewels - RTJ2
  3. D’Angelo – Black Messiah
  4. Karl Hector & the Malcouns – Unstraight Ahead
  5. Timber Timbre - Hot Dreams
  6. Flying Lotus – You’re Dead
  7. Aphex Twin – Syro
  8. Thee Oh Sees - Drop
  9. Bongripper – Miserable
  10. Melvins – Hold It In

 

 FPANDREW

  1. Atmos by A WINGED VICTORY FOR THE SULLEN
  2. Voyage by DE LUX
  3. Sea Island by LOCSIL
  4. In A Dream – THE JUAN MACLEAN
  5. Ruins by GROUPER
  6. Dissed and Dismissed by TONY MOLINA
  7. Kenny Dennis III by SERENGETI
  8. Rips by EX HEX
  9. Out Of Body by THE KVB
  10. Chorus by LITERATURE

 

FPGEMMA

  1. Flying Lotus – You’re Dead (Warp)
  2. BadBadNotGood - III (Innovative Leisure)
  3. Silk Rhodes – Silk Rhodes (Stones Throw)
  4. St Vincent – St Vincent (Loma Vista)
  5. Chicano Batman – Cycles of Existential Rhyme (El Relleno)
  6. VA – Tropical Disco Hustle (Cultures of Soul)
  7. Little Dragon – Nabuma Rubberband (Loma Vista)
  8. Ana Tijoux – Vengo (Nacional)
  9. Brown Sabbath – Brown Out Presents Brown Sabbath (Ubiquity)
  10. Only Lovers Left Alive – OST

BEST REISSUE: Cocteau Twins- Heaven or Las Vegas (4AD) MOVIE : Blue is the Warmest Color

 

FPBILL

  1. D’Angelo and the Vanguard -Black Messiah
  2. His Name Is Alive - Tecuciztecatl (Vinyl LP,CD,Dwnld)
  3. Cavern of Anti-Matter – Blood Drums
  4. Laeticia Sadier – Something Shines
  5. A Winged Victory for the Sullen – Atomos  and it’s ep
  6. FRAZEY FORD – Indian Ocean
  7. First Aid Kit – Stay Gold
  8. God Help The Girl
  9. Gravenhurst – Offerings:Lost Songs 2000-2004
  10. Watter - This World
  11. Badbadnotgood – III

 

FPGABBY

  1. Raveonettes – Pe’ahi
  2. Karl Hector and the Malcouns – Unstraight Ahead
  3. White Fence – For the Recently Found Innocent
  4. Real Estate – Atlas
  5. Be Forest – Earthbeat
  6. Pure X – Angel
  7. Tycho – Awake
  8. BadBadNotGood – III
  9. Alvvays – S/T
  10. Ariel Pink – Pom Pom

 

FPASHLEY

  1. D’ANGELO & THE VANGUARD – Black Messiah
  2. TY SEGALL – Manipulator
  3. CONNAN MOCKASIN – Caramel
  4. JOZEF VAN WISSEM – Only Lovers Left Alive
  5. ANDY STOTT - Faith In Strangers
  6. ENO HYDE – High Life
  7. ST. VINCENT – S/T
  8. THE WYTCHES – Annabel Dream Reader
  9. CHAD VANGAALEN – Shrink Dust
  10. EX-HEX - Rips