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<  Echatio  ~  Records of the Year

bobobo
Posted: Tue Dec 17, 2013 2:27 pm Reply with quote
Joined: 29 Dec 2006 Posts: 372
Ok, so it's that time again, let's try and get this place moving again:

Records of the year, this year mine are all pretty well known:

Oneotrix Point Never - R Plus Seven
Omar Souleyman- Wenu Wenu
Factory Floor - Factory Floor
Laraaji - Celestial Music 1978 - 2011
Various - I am Center: American private press New Age 1950 - 1990
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stirmonster
Posted: Thu Dec 19, 2013 1:12 pm Reply with quote
Joined: 08 Dec 2006 Posts: 702 Location: the solar lodge
ha! was waiting for this post. i shall have a ponder....
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bobobo
Posted: Fri Dec 20, 2013 11:15 am Reply with quote
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Excellent
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stirmonster
Posted: Sat Dec 21, 2013 6:21 pm Reply with quote
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Charles Cohen - Group Motion
Charles Cohen - The Miiddle Distance
Charles Cohen - Music For Dance And Theater
Ghostwriters - Objects In Mirrors Are Closer Than They Seem
James Holden - The Inheritors
William Onyeabor - Who Is William Onyeabor?
Dean Blunt - The Redeemer
N'draman Blintch - Cikamele
Craig Leon - Nommos
Various - I Am Center
Mammane Sani ‎– La Musique Électronique Du Niger

Most of these are old but apart from William Onyeabor and Craig Leon my ears had never heard them before 2013 so they are all new records to me.
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stirmonster
Posted: Sat Dec 21, 2013 6:28 pm Reply with quote
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hmmm, it would appear that in 2013 i listened to lots of people doing mad things with synths.
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bobobo
Posted: Mon Dec 23, 2013 4:00 pm Reply with quote
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Great stuff as ever, those Charles Cohen records look amazing, must get hold of some. Thanks.
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GinaX
Posted: Fri Jan 17, 2014 3:35 pm Reply with quote
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Craig Leon, yes!
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GinaX
Posted: Fri Jan 17, 2014 3:38 pm Reply with quote
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No Tim Hecker - Virgins?
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GinaX
Posted: Fri Jan 17, 2014 4:38 pm Reply with quote
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John Lemke - People Do
YVES/SON/ACE - Dead Life
The Haxan Cloak - Excavation
Okkyung Lee - Ghil (purely for the amount of time it took me to listen to it all)
Innercity - Fading World Romance
Phil France - The Swimmer
Donato Dozzy - Plays Bee Mask
Secret Pyramid - Movements Of Night
Ensemble Economique - The Fever Logic
Witxes - A Fabric Of Belief
Panico - Resonancia

Bought a lot of shite last year
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stirmonster
Posted: Thu Jan 23, 2014 3:29 am Reply with quote
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have you been hanging out in volcanic tongue or digging deep on boomkat? i have only heard of 4 of those and am beginning to worry i have lost my mojo on all things obscure. must start reading my wire magazine more thoroughly. Very Happy
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GinaX
Posted: Thu Jan 23, 2014 3:47 am Reply with quote
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Har, most from Juno charts!

Specsavers?
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