Let’s not kid and pretend like I am still writing about music and just get to what I think was great music in 2014 (of the Slowcoustic variety). The albums listed below have moved around a bit as favourites over the year as listening ebbs and flows but it has mostly been as listed. I guess.
Favourite Albums of 2014
- She Keeps Bees – Eight Houses
- Jesse Marchant – Jesse Marchant
- Field Report – Marigolden
- Hiss Golden Messenger – Lateness of Dancers
- Strand of Oaks – Heal
- Sharon Van Etten – Are We There
- Ryan Boldt – The Broadstreet Ballads
- Lewis & Clarke – Triumvirate
Favourite Song that would have made an album move up a spot on my Favourite Albums
- Hiss Golden Messenger – Brother, Do You Know The Road? (if it was on the Lateness of Dancers album)
Favourite Album to dislike even though I am ‘supposed’ to like it
- Sturgill Simpson – Let’s get Meta-Physical…or whatever.
Favourite EP of 2014
- Noah Gundersen – Twenty Something
Favourite Free Album of 2014
- Oquoa – Oquoa (link)
Favourite collection of songs that would have made an album on my Favourite Albums of 2014
- David Bazan Monthly Volume 1
Yeah, so that is it I guess. Hope you liked the above as well, see ya in 2015!