ILM's 2017 End of Year Tracks & Albums Poll / NOMINATIONS THREAD

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Welcome to the 2017 edition of our annual year-end poll!

We're sticking with the max of 30 nominations since that worked out well the previous five years. You can split that down with middle with 15 albums and 15 tracks, or you can break down that number in any way that satisfies you (all albums, all tracks, or any other split that adds up to 30). Things to keep in mind when you nominate, especially if you don't do it all at once:

Label your TRACKS nominations and your ALBUMS nominations. gr80, seandalai, and I hear a whole bunch of music, but we're not familiar with everything. This helps us out a great deal.

Format your nominations in this order:
Artist - Track
Artist - Album

(ALWAYS artist first. NEVER Track - Artist or Album - Artist... not only is this an archivist's nightmare, but it's more busywork for us when trying to make a proper nominations list.)

So, now nominations are open! They will close at 7pm EST on Friday, January 5, 2018 (that's midnight for the Britishes and 4pm for our friends on the left coast of the US). Shortly thereafter, the voting thread will appear as if by magic.

Please ctrl+f the thread or check the spreadsheets linked below before submitting your nominations. We may not catch all the doubles that pop up, but we try.

Nominated Tracks
Nominated Albums

Also, do not embed Youtube videos in this thread. Links will be fine. forks/ulysses is maintaining Spotify playlists to keep up with all the music that is available for streaming on that service and Youtube playlists for music that isn't.

Spotify Tracks:
Spotify Albums:

Youtube Tracks:
Youtube Albums:

Johnny Fever, Thursday, 14 December 2017 18:17 (three months ago) Permalink


RABBII - All Men Must Die
Selena Gomez - Bad Liar
Ravyn Lenae - Sticky
Kesha - Praying


Little Dragon - Season High
Jay Som - Everybody Works
Les Amazones d'Afrique - République Amazone
Nikki Lane - Highway Queen
SACRED PAWS - Strike A Match
Ron Gallo - Heavy Meta

Johnny Fever, Thursday, 14 December 2017 18:18 (three months ago) Permalink

tracks -
Atelje - 50/50
⣎⡇ꉺლ༽இ•̛)ྀ◞ ༎ຶ ༽ৣৢ؞ৢ؞ؖ ꉺლ - ҉.·.·* ́ ̈.·*:・✧๑ඕั ҉
Kokoko! - Tokoliana
Richard Dawson - Ogre
Carly Rae Jepsen - Cut to the Feeling
CamelPhat & Elderbrook - Cola
Charli XCX - Boys
Migos - T-Shirt
Missy Elliott - I'm Better (feat. Lamb)
Future - Fresh Air
Jessie Ware - Midnight
CCFX - The One to Wait


albums -
Ex Eye - Ex Eye
Talaboman - The Night Land
Chino Amobi - PARADISO
Visible Cloaks - Lex
Gaussian Curve - The Distance
King Krule - The OOZ
Bicep - Bicep
Kamasi Washington - Harmony of Difference
Chuck Johnson - Balsams
Mary Lattimore - Collected Pieces
Prins Thomas - Prins Thomas 5
Lucas Gillan's Many Blessings - Arroyo
The Necks - Unfold


gr8080, Thursday, 14 December 2017 18:22 (three months ago) Permalink

oops thats 26/30

gr8080, Thursday, 14 December 2017 18:23 (three months ago) Permalink

ooh yay it's time

flamenco drop (BradNelson), Thursday, 14 December 2017 18:23 (three months ago) Permalink


OMB Peezy - When I Was Down
Foxy Dads - Mr Spilled Milk
Ted Leo - William Weld in the 21st Century
Aimee Mann - Patient Zero
Sorority Noise - Disappeared


Foxy Dads - Pity Party
Los Campesinos! - Sick Scenes
Xiu Xiu - Forget


devvvine, Thursday, 14 December 2017 18:23 (three months ago) Permalink

thx for reminding me about that amazing Atelje release

sleeve, Thursday, 14 December 2017 18:25 (three months ago) Permalink


The Fall - Couples vs Jobless Mid 30s
Jute Gyte - Mice Eating Gold
Kesha - Spaceship
Re-TROS - Hailing Drums
Oxbow - Letter of note
Ride - Cali
Ex Eye - Opposition/Perihelion; the Coil
Oranssi Pazuzu - Värimyrsky
Cheer-Accident - Hymn


Cardi Acs (imago), Thursday, 14 December 2017 18:30 (three months ago) Permalink


Melkbelly - Nothing Valley

"thoroughly mediocre."--imago

Dauwd - Theory of Colours


Presentable Corpse - Through Waves of Fog

_Rudipherous_, Thursday, 14 December 2017 18:37 (three months ago) Permalink

Yaeji - Raingurl
Young Thug - Relationship
SZA - Broken Clocks
Big Thief - Mythological Beauty
Chad Van Gaalen - Mind Hijacker's Curse
Frank Ocean - Biking (Solo)
Liz Ryerson - Lost Woods
Jay Som - Everybody Works
Fever Ray - To the Moon and Back
Lorde - Supercut
Burial - Rodent
Fever Ray - Red Trails
Big Thief - Coma

Big Thief - Capacity
Mount Eerie - A Crow Looked At Me
Kelly Lee Owens - Kelly Lee Owens
Japanese Breakfast - Soft Sounds from Another Planet
Vektroid - Seed and Synthetic Earth
SZA - Ctrl
Migos - Culture
Young Thug - Beautiful Thugger Girls
Zola Jesus - Okovi
Fever Ray - Plunge
spirit of the beehive - pleasure suck
Chad VanGaalen - Light Information
Angelo Badalamenti - Twin Peaks: Limited Event Series Original Soundtrack
Jack Cooper - Sandgrown
Yaeji - ep2


one way street, Thursday, 14 December 2017 18:48 (three months ago) Permalink

Er, that should be "Chad VanGaalen - Mind Hijacker's Curse" under tracks. Also:

Angel Olsen - Special

Palehound - A Place I'll Never Be


one way street, Thursday, 14 December 2017 18:54 (three months ago) Permalink


Mondo Grosso - Labyrinth
Lost Souls of Saturn vs Mashrou' Leila - Bint El Khandaq
Lena Platonos - Lego (Avalon Emerson Version)
Playboi Carti - Magnolia
Wolf Alice - Beautifully Unconventional


Paramore - After Laughter
Charly Bliss - Guppy
Elder - Reflections of a Floating World
Jeremy Enigk - Ghosts
Girlpool - Powerplant


Gavin, Leeds, Thursday, 14 December 2017 18:56 (three months ago) Permalink


Richard Dawson - Peasant
Cleric - Retrocausal
Stabscotch - Uncanny Valley
Cheer-Accident - Putting Off Death
James Holden & The Animal Spirits - The Animal Spirits


Cardi Acs (imago), Thursday, 14 December 2017 19:00 (three months ago) Permalink

Jonny Nash & Suzanne Kraft – Passive Aggrrssive
Evan Caminiti - Toxic City Music
Fabiano do Nascimento - Tempo Dos Mestres


crüt, Thursday, 14 December 2017 19:00 (three months ago) Permalink


Sunny Sweeney - Trophy
Angaleena Presley - Wrangled
U2 - Songs of Experience
Jessie Ware - Glasshouse
Kelela - Take Me Apart
Kendrick Lamar - DAMN.
Colleen - A Flame My Love, a Frequency
Kaitlyn Aurelia Smith - The Kid


omar little, Thursday, 14 December 2017 19:01 (three months ago) Permalink

Sorry, one more correction: under tracks, the Liz Ryerson track should be credited as "Ella Guro - Lost Woods".


one way street, Thursday, 14 December 2017 19:01 (three months ago) Permalink

hey forks the wrong Kokoko! song got added to the playlist

gr8080, Thursday, 14 December 2017 19:01 (three months ago) Permalink

sorry, typo; that first album should be

Jonny Nash & Suzanne Kraft - Passive Aggressive

crüt, Thursday, 14 December 2017 19:01 (three months ago) Permalink


crüt, Thursday, 14 December 2017 19:02 (three months ago) Permalink


Alvvays - In Undertow
Kelela - Turn to Dust
Peaness - Seafoam Islands
Wiley - Laptop
TWICE - Likey


devvvine, Thursday, 14 December 2017 19:03 (three months ago) Permalink


The Mountain Goats - Goths
Alvvays - Antisocialites
Destroyer - Ken
Algiers - The Underside of Power
Lorde - Melodrama
The Shins - Heartworms
The xx - I See You
St Vincent - Masseducation
Saint Etienne - Home Counties
Wiley - Godfather


cajunsunday, Thursday, 14 December 2017 19:10 (three months ago) Permalink

OWS - I trust the name of the Palehound album you nommed was "A Place I'll Always Go," yes?
will fix that track grady

Chocolate-covered gummy bears? Not ruling those lil' guys out. (ulysses), Thursday, 14 December 2017 19:18 (three months ago) Permalink


Propagandhi - Victory Lap
Pissed Jeans - Why Love Now
Creeper - Eternity, In Your Arms
Mark Eitzel - Hey Mr Ferryman
The Afghan Whigs - In Spades


The Mountain Goats - Wear Black
Camp Cope - The Opener
Partner - Play the Field
Rozwell Kid - UHF on DVD
Body Count - No Lives Matter


Simon H., Thursday, 14 December 2017 19:20 (three months ago) Permalink


Megumi Hayashibara/Shiina Ringo - Imawa no Shinigami

_Rudipherous_, Thursday, 14 December 2017 19:22 (three months ago) Permalink

You're right about that Palehound title, forks/ulysses; thanks for catching that mistake.

one way street, Thursday, 14 December 2017 19:25 (three months ago) Permalink

argh, I did a mistake in mine, sorry. Masseduction rather than Masseducation.

St Vincent - Masseduction

cajunsunday, Thursday, 14 December 2017 19:33 (three months ago) Permalink


Yuko - Masha
Lana Jurcevic - Kim Kardashian
Ultimate Rejects - Full Extreme


Wag1 Shree Rajneesh (ShariVari), Thursday, 14 December 2017 19:36 (three months ago) Permalink


Natali - U Menya Est Tolko Ti
Aigel - Tatarin


Louise Burns - Young Mopes
Fishbach - A Ta Merci
Dasha Shults - Balerina
Murmur Mori - Radici


Wag1 Shree Rajneesh (ShariVari), Thursday, 14 December 2017 19:44 (three months ago) Permalink


J Balvin ft Bad Bunny - Si Tu Novio Te Deja Sola
Maluma - Felices Los 4
Cheer-Accident - Immanence
Korto - Hot Rock
Mara Balls - Eläva kivi


the underground is pass-agg (Drugs A. Money), Thursday, 14 December 2017 20:04 (three months ago) Permalink

Ibibio Sound Machine – Give Me a Reason
Trouble – Snake Eyes
Sacred Paws – Everyday
ABRA – Bounty
Richard Dawson – Soldier
Shabazz Palaces – Shine a Light

Ibibio Sound Machine - Uyai
Rolling Blackouts Coastal Fever – The French Press
The Courtneys – The Courtneys II


Chris L, Thursday, 14 December 2017 20:05 (three months ago) Permalink


Monte Carlo Rally Sport - Testarossa


saer, Thursday, 14 December 2017 20:19 (three months ago) Permalink


Dua Lipa - New Rules
The xx - I Dare You
Alma feat. French Montana - Phases
Banks - Underdog
Halsey - Strangers
Camila Cabello - Crying in the Club
Don-E feat. Nado - You Alright Yh?
Chromatics - Shadow
Not3s - Addison Lee
Francesco Gabbani - Occidentali's Karma
Seyi Shay feat. Eugy, Efosa - Your Matter
Eugy - Hold Tight
Eugy feat. Siza - Captain
Kah-Lo - Fasta
Sun El-Musician feat. Samthing Soweto - Akanamali
Patoranking - This Kind Love
Lartiste feat. Awa Imani - Chocolat
Sauti Sol feat. Patoranking - Melanin
Davido - Fall
Jidenna - Boomerang


daavid, Thursday, 14 December 2017 20:24 (three months ago) Permalink


Drab Majesty - The Demonstration
Ulver - The Assassination of Julius Caesar
Depeche Mode - Spirit
Vince Staples - Big Fish Theory
Ibeyi - Ash
Shabazz Palaces - Quazarz: Born on a Gangster Star
Chelsea Wolfe - Hiss Spun


Embalming is a flirty business (DJP), Thursday, 14 December 2017 20:29 (three months ago) Permalink

Sun El-Musician feat. Samthing Soweto - Akanamali

hell yeah

Simon H., Thursday, 14 December 2017 20:31 (three months ago) Permalink


new.wav - Girls


MarkoP, Thursday, 14 December 2017 20:32 (three months ago) Permalink


Ryuchi Sakamoto - async
Kehlani - SweetSexySavage
The Bug vs. Earth - Concrete Desert
Lee Gamble - Mnestic Pressure
Laurel Halo - Dust
Actress - AZD
Visible Cloaks - Reassemblage
Pan Daijing - Lack
Jlin - Black Origami
Sampha - Process
M.E.S.H. - Hesaitix
Rabit - Les Fleurs Du Mal
Björk - Utopia
Octo Octa - Where Are We Going?


Dan S, Thursday, 14 December 2017 20:35 (three months ago) Permalink

man I have so much stuff to listen to in the next month or so

(not complaining)

this seems like a much better year for me than 2016 (in terms of both quantity and quality), for whatever reason

sleeve, Thursday, 14 December 2017 20:36 (three months ago) Permalink


Obongjayar - Endless
Nabihah Iqbal - Zone 1 to 6000
Kara-Lis Coverdale - Grafts


faust apes (NickB), Thursday, 14 December 2017 20:45 (three months ago) Permalink


Wisin ft Ozuna - Escápate Conmigo
Voice - Far From Finished
Bunji Garlin - 1995
Serebro - Mezhdu Nami Lyubov
Olga Romanovskaya - Papaiya
Blaxx - Ranking Ting


Kedr Livansky - Ariadna
Natalia Nykiel - Discordia
The Magnetic Fields - 50 Song Memoir
Naadya - Oskolki


Wag1 Shree Rajneesh (ShariVari), Thursday, 14 December 2017 20:46 (three months ago) Permalink


Mary Ocher - The West Against The People


Wag1 Shree Rajneesh (ShariVari), Thursday, 14 December 2017 20:52 (three months ago) Permalink


The Black Madonna - He is the Voice That I Hear
Mariam the Believer - Crust
Emma Ruth Rundle - The Distance
Charlotte Adigéry - 1,618
Mark Barrott - Mokushō
Amadou & Mariam - Bofou Safou
Octo Octa - Until the Moon Sets
Trio Da Kali and Kronos Quartet - Eh Ya Ye
The Golden Filter - End of Times (Dub Mix)


Choco Blavatsky (seandalai), Thursday, 14 December 2017 21:39 (three months ago) Permalink


Alkaline - Fast
Mr Eazi - Leg Over
Popcaan - 1Guh
Machel Montano & Bunji Garlin - Buss Head
Nailah Blackman - Baila Mami
Mostack - Let It Ring
Kranium - Can’t Believe (feat. Ty Dolla $ign & Wizkid)
Vybz Kartel & Masicka - Infrared
Maleek Berry - Been Calling
Kali Uchis - Tyrant
Sekon Sta - Kings and Queens
Burna Boy - Rock Your Body


Daniel Caesar - Freudian
Pierre Kwenders - MAKANDA at the End of Space, the Beginning of Time
J Hus - Common Sense
Lido Pimienta - La Papessa


rob, Thursday, 14 December 2017 22:11 (three months ago) Permalink


Rina Sawayama - Alterlife
Nilufer Yanya - Baby Luv
Tove Lo - Disco Tits
Charli XCX - Lipgloss (feat. Cupcakke)
Lorde - Green Light
Kink - Perth
SZA - Prom
Miguel - Banana Clip
Jorja Smith x Preditah - On My Mind
Amanda Mark - Heatwave
Sigrid - Strangers
Tove Styrke - Mistakes
Gerd Janson x Shan - Surrender
Nite Jewel - 2 Good 2 Be True
St. Vincent - Slow Disco


Wolf Alice - Visions Of A Life
Moses Sumney - Aromanticism
Laura Marling - Semper Femina
Sampa The Great - Birds & The Bee9
Susanne Sundfør - Music For People In Trouble
MUNA - about u


monotony, Thursday, 14 December 2017 22:27 (three months ago) Permalink

omg lol that should be Amber** Mark not Amanda.

monotony, Thursday, 14 December 2017 22:31 (three months ago) Permalink


Aimee Mann - Stuck in the Past
Bill & Joel Plaskett - Solidarity
Charly Bliss - Glitter
Desperate Journalist - Why Are You So Boring?
Downtown Boys - A Wall
Guided by Voices - Overloaded
HAIM - Want You Back
Japandroids - North East South West
Laura Marling - The Valley
The Magnetic Fields - 69: Judy Garland
MUNA - Around You
The New Pornographers - Play Money
*Prince - Our Destiny/Roadhouse Garden
The Regrettes - Juicebox Baby
Waxahatchee - Silver
WHY? - Easy
Wolf Alice - Don't Delete The Kisses
Worriers - Future Me

*can I get a ruling on this one?


iCloudius (cryptosicko), Thursday, 14 December 2017 23:34 (three months ago) Permalink


Cloud Nothings - Life Without Sound
Pye Corner Audio - The Spiral
Goldfrapp - Silver Eye
Laetitia Sadier Source Ensemble - Find Me Finding You
Mastodon - Emperor of Sand
Nite Jewel - Real High
Various Artists - Antinote: Five Years of Loving Notes
Haim - Something To Tell You
Beach House - B-Sides and Rarities
The Focus Group - Stop-Motion Happening
Lana Del Rey - Lust For Life
Frankie Rose - Cage Tropical
Oneohtrix Point Never - Good Time Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
LCD Soundsystem - american dream
Ariel Pink - Dedicated to Bobby James
Mastodon - Cold Dark Place
Marvin Pontiac - Marvin Pontiac: The Asylum Tapes


Moodles, Thursday, 14 December 2017 23:38 (three months ago) Permalink


Partner - In Search of Lost Time
Converge - The Dusk in Us


jmm, Thursday, 14 December 2017 23:48 (three months ago) Permalink


Penelope Trappes - Penelope One
Lau Nau - Poseidon
Alice Coltrane - World Spirituality Classics 1: The Ecstatic Music of Alice Coltrane Turiyasangitananda
Julie Byrne - Not Even Happiness
Delia Gonzalez - Horse Follows Darkness
Nicole Mitchell - Mandorla Awaking II: Emerging Worlds
Mariam The Believer - Love Everything
Peaking Lights - The Fifth State of Consciousness
Wednesday Campanella - SUPERMAN
Cigarettes After Sex - Cigarettes After Sex


Choco Blavatsky (seandalai), Friday, 15 December 2017 01:13 (three months ago) Permalink

nice, thanks, frees some up for me

sleeve, Friday, 15 December 2017 02:10 (three months ago) Permalink

*Prince - Our Destiny/Roadhouse Garden

re: Prince songs that were pulled out of the vault, as long as they've never appeared in any form on a commercial release in the past, they're eligible.

Johnny Fever, Friday, 15 December 2017 02:24 (three months ago) Permalink


Sevyn Streeter - Girl Disrupted
Jonny Nash - Eden
Jefre-Cantu Ledesma - On The Echoing Green


(I think everything else for me has been nominated and I've left it too late to scan my library thoroughly)

boxedjoy, Friday, 5 January 2018 21:36 (two months ago) Permalink

Freezy - Split In De Middle

human and working on getting beer (longneck), Friday, 5 January 2018 21:38 (two months ago) Permalink

boxedjoy it's Jefre Cantu-Ledesma not Jefre-Cantu Ledesma. it's already on the list btw

faust apes (NickB), Friday, 5 January 2018 21:44 (two months ago) Permalink

The Susanne Sundfør album seems to be missing from the Spotify playlist?

breastcrawl, Friday, 5 January 2018 21:55 (two months ago) Permalink

Just a thought but shouldn't the Young Marco 'Welcome to Paradise' compilation be down as just one nomination rather than two? It was released as two volumes on vinyl (both out at the sane time) but also as one 21 track digital release. Would seem a bit odd voting for one over the other

groovypanda, Friday, 5 January 2018 21:58 (two months ago) Permalink

xp it's in the new one now.

Chocolate-covered gummy bears? Not ruling those lil' guys out. (ulysses), Friday, 5 January 2018 21:59 (two months ago) Permalink

Thanx. Found it hard to believe it hadn't been nominated yet.

breastcrawl, Friday, 5 January 2018 22:01 (two months ago) Permalink


Peverelist - Still Early
Dauwd - Glass Jelly
Diferit - Dreamscapes


faust apes (NickB), Friday, 5 January 2018 22:09 (two months ago) Permalink

Time to nominate some NZ & CN stuff in a panic!


Re-TROS - Red Rum Aviv
Disasteradio - Sweatshop
Polyester - Different For A Boy
Kane Strang - Two Hearts and No Brain
Chinese Football - 电动少女


SWIDT - Stoneyhunga
Rebel Wizard - Triumph of Gloom
i.e. crazy - Non Compos Mentis
Strange Stains - Bogan Atmosphere
the Terminals - Antiseptic
tei. - OMW


etc, Friday, 5 January 2018 22:18 (two months ago) Permalink

thanks NickB, I did a Ctrl+F but it didn't show but clearly my phonetyping is terrible

boxedjoy, Friday, 5 January 2018 22:25 (two months ago) Permalink

Prins Thomas - Apokalypso 1
Even As We Speak - Our People Travelled Many Moons
Thundercat - Friend Zone
Allie X ft. VÉRITÉ - Casanova
SiR ft. Anderson .Paak & King Mez - New LA
Martin Jenkins - Dance Cave
Miles From Kinshasa - FIREWORKS
K. Michelle - God, Love, Sex and Drugs
Isolée - Pisco
Barry Adamson - I Got Clothes (ACR:MCR rework)
Japanese Breakfast - Till Death
Coldcut x On-U Sound ft. Hamsika Iyer - Kajra Mohabbat Wala
Hope Sandoval and the Warm Inventions - Son of a Lady

This Is The Kit - Moonshine Freeze


Jeff W, Friday, 5 January 2018 22:26 (two months ago) Permalink

Just a thought but shouldn't the Young Marco 'Welcome to Paradise' compilation be down as just one nomination rather than two? It was released as two volumes on vinyl (both out at the sane time) but also as one 21 track digital release. Would seem a bit odd voting for one over the other

― groovypanda, Friday, January 5, 2018 4:58 PM Bookmark Flag Post Permalink

It's gonna be later before I'll have a chance to update the spreadsheets (not before nominations close in 90 minutes), so after that happens it will be a great time for people to hash things like this out, point out things that were missing prior to the last update, and pick out duplicate nominations for me to remove. Thanks!

Johnny Fever, Friday, 5 January 2018 22:27 (two months ago) Permalink


Tifa - Hype Don't Pay My Bills
Bic Runga - Drive (Silicon Remix)
Lorde - Green Light (Chromeo Remix)
Peaking Lights - Que Du Bon
the Weather Station - Thirty
Nikki Lane - Highway Queen
Nadia Reid - Richard
Alien Weaponry - Urutaa


SoccerPractise - SoccerPractise


etc, Friday, 5 January 2018 22:28 (two months ago) Permalink


Adekunle Gold - Call On Me
Alikiba - Seduce Me
Bracket feat. Flavour - Chop Kiss
Charass - Obodo
Diamond Platnumz - Eneka
DJ Spinall feat. Wizkid - Opoju
D’prince feat. Wizkid - So Nice
Edis - Çok Çok
ExQ feat. Killer T - Nhema
Flavour feat. Phyno - Loose Guard
Gabrielle - Nye Joggesko
Juls feat. Maleek Berry & Nonso Amadi - Early
KARD - Rumor
Kontihene feat. Shaker - Sakoaba
Kwamz & Flava ft. Bisa Kdei - Take My Hand
L.A.X - Run Away
Magnom feat. Joey B - My Baby
Mayorkun - Che Che
Mut4y feat. Wizkid - Manya
Nero X - Secret
Olamide - Saysaymaley
Pappy Kojo feat. Mr Eazi - Give Me Love
Ronnie Flex feat. Jonna Fraser- Jouw Seizoen
Runtown - Energy
Seyi Shay - Yolo Yolo
Simi - Joromi
Sons feat. Haywaya & GuiltyBeatz- Sanguna
Tekno - Go
Tekno - Samantha
Tiqeu feat. Minz - Mo Ni
Tiwa Savage feat. Wizkid & Spellz - Ma Lo
Vision D feat. Miyaki & VVIP - Chuku
Vybz Kartel feat. Wizkid - Wine To The Top
Wizkid - Medicine


Flavour - Ijele - The Traveler
Juls - Leap Of Faith
Niniola - This Is Me
Olamide - Lagos Nawa! (Wobey Sound)
Ronnie Flex - Rémi
Various Artists (Babes Wodumo and others) - West Ink Banger (One)

breastcrawl, Friday, 5 January 2018 22:39 (two months ago) Permalink


Fay-Ann Lyons ft. Stonebwoy - Block The Road


Kelly Moran - Bloodroot

Wag1 Shree Rajneesh (ShariVari), Friday, 5 January 2018 22:42 (two months ago) Permalink


Estère - Pro Bono Techno Zone
Girls Pissing On Girls Pissing - Out of Zone
Ria Hall ft Kings - Barely Know


Herriot Row - Lesser Stars
Troy Kingi - Shake that skinny ass all the way to Zygertron


etc, Friday, 5 January 2018 22:45 (two months ago) Permalink



Vision DJ feat. Miyaki & VVIP - Chuku

(not Vision D)

breastcrawl, Friday, 5 January 2018 22:47 (two months ago) Permalink

Baxter Dury - Porcelain
Bing & Ruth - Starwood Choker
Bjork - Arisen My Senses
Caroline Spence - Softball
clipping. - The Deep
Danny Brown - Ain't it Funny
Denzel Curry - Zeltron 6 Billion
Ghostpoet - Freakshow
Hayden Pedigo - Good Night
Ibeyi - I Carried This for Years
Indian Wells - It's Where The World Ends
Japanese Breakfast - Boyish
Justin Adams ft. Anneli Drecker - Wassoulou
KIASMOS - Blurred
Kinetic Electronix - DewDropInn
Leif - July V
Leif Vollebekk - Elegy
LiL PEEP - The Brightside
Martin Solveig featuring Ina Wroldsen - Places
Oliver - Chemicals (Feat. MNDR)
Paradise Lost - Until The Grave
Peter Broderick - A Ride on the Bosphorus
Photay - Off-Piste
Rapsody feat. Kendrick Lamar & Lance Skiiiwalker - Power
Roger Robinson - Welcome To Dog Heart City
Rose Elinor Dougall - Stellular
S U R V I V E - Cutthroat (Lena Willikens Remix)
Sage the Gemini - Now and Later
Sälen - Heartbreak Diet
Sampha - What Shouldn't I Be
Sia Feat. Kendrick Lamar - The Greatest (KDA Radio)
Sinkane - U'Huh
Special Request - Stairfoot Lane Bunker (Minor Science Remix)
Strobes - OK please
Superorganism - Something For Your M.I.N.D
The Jungle Giants - Bad Dream
The Weeknd w/Daft Punk - Starboy
Tom Zanetti featuring Sadie Ama - You Want Me
Young Fathers - Only God Knows
Zimpel/Ziolek - Wrens


mfktz (Camaraderie at Arms Length), Friday, 5 January 2018 23:08 (two months ago) Permalink

Sorry, those are all TRACKS

mfktz (Camaraderie at Arms Length), Friday, 5 January 2018 23:09 (two months ago) Permalink

the White Tulips - 甜美難忘夜

THE 尺口MP - 愛
Courtesy Caller - A Pleasant Climb For Some


etc, Friday, 5 January 2018 23:17 (two months ago) Permalink

I second merging the Young Marco Italian Dream House comps

brimstead, Friday, 5 January 2018 23:30 (two months ago) Permalink

about 1300 singles now.

Chocolate-covered gummy bears? Not ruling those lil' guys out. (ulysses), Friday, 5 January 2018 23:33 (two months ago) Permalink


Noga Erez - Off The Radar
Ria Hall - Rules Of Engagement
New Dawn - The Dying Light
Estère - My Design


Mélanie de Biasio - Your Freedom Is The End Of Me
CRCK/LCKS - Papapa
Yasmine Hamdan - Balad
Tshegue - Muanapoto
Kamandi - Manawa
Honeyblood - Walking At Midnight


All the different versions/mixes of a track are still counted together, right? TIA <3 u

sbahnhof, Friday, 5 January 2018 23:34 (two months ago) Permalink

I second merging the Young Marco Italian Dream House comps

the download version was one entity iirc, was just split into two for the vinyl

faust apes (NickB), Friday, 5 January 2018 23:38 (two months ago) Permalink


Hiroshi Yoshimura - Music For Nine Post Cards
Tornado Wallace - Lonely Planet
Jex Opolis - Ravines
Tonstartssbandht - Sorcerer
Charlotte Gainsbourg - Rest


Charlotte Gainsbourg - Deadly Valentine (Soulwax Remix)
Paraiso - Teu Sorriso (Jex Opolis Remix)
Alice Coltrane - Om Shanti
Jonny Nash & Suzanne Kraft - See Yourself Out of the Way
Jens Lekman - Postcard #17
Talaboman - Loser's Hymn
Flight Facilities feat. Emma Louise - Arty Boy
Marcus Marr - High Times
Kamasi Washington - Knowledge
Project Pablo - Morning Shift
Sampha - Blood On Me
Nilüfer Yanya - Golden Cage
Phoenix - Goodbye Soleil


ƒ©˙∆˚¬ (Whitey on the Moon), Friday, 5 January 2018 23:44 (two months ago) Permalink


A Perfect Circle - The Doomed
Artificial Pleasure - Wound up Tight
Banoffee - Ripe
Bonnie Li - Mallory (Emmecosta Remix)
Louise Burns - Downtown Lights
Carino Cat - Talk to the Hand - Original Extended Edit
Crooked Man - Happiness - 12 Inch Version
Drab Majesty - 39 by Design
DROELOE & San Holo (ft. CUT_) - Lines of the Broken
Forest Swords - The Highest Flood
Hitmakerchinx ft. Uninamise - Celine Shades
Jagara - Real Love
Kalabrese - Rock Your Dubby
Leyet - Call U Out
Lo Moon - This is It
Love Dance - All the Time
Melldu (feat. Tei Tenga) - Told You
Grace Mitchell - Capital Letters
Snapped Ankles - Johnny Guitar Calling Gosta Berlin
Sun of the Sleepless - Phoenix Rise
Jae Stephens - 24K
Swan Meat - Bounty
The Contortionist - The Center
The Midnight - Crystalline
The Night Flight Orchestra – Gemini
Touch Sensitive - Lay Down
Tuska - Suck on your Mind
Varg (feat. Young Lean)- Red Line II (127 Satra C)
Von Grey - Hearse
Wayward - Alexandra - Man Power Remix


Snapped Ankles - Johnny Guitar Calling Gosta Berlin (please add the album version track 8 minutes 16 seconds to the playlist NOT the single version)
Swan Meat - Bounty (year of impact rules - this was an obscure late december 2016 release)


Au-Dessus - End of Chapter
Brutus - Burst
Djustin - Voyagers
Dreadnought - A Wake in Sacred Waves
It's For Us - Come With Me
Metro Riders - Europe by Night
Joseph Shabason - Aytche
The Great Discord - The Rabbit Hole
Voyager - Ghost Mile
White Ward - Futility Report

djmartian, Friday, 5 January 2018 23:47 (two months ago) Permalink


Polo & Pan - Coeur Croisé
Lady Gaga - The Cure
Adult Karate - From The Dust
Joe Goddard - Music is the Answer
Kiesza - Dearly Beloved


LeRooLeRoo, Friday, 5 January 2018 23:49 (two months ago) Permalink


Gnoomes - Severokamsk
Plaitum - Yearning
Katy Perry - Witness
Cathedrals - Don't Act Like a Stranger
Destroyer - Tinseltown Swimming in Blood
Marquis Hawkes - The Basement is Burning
The Aces - Physical
SALES - Talk a Lot
Kirin J Callinan - Big Enough

TOPS - Sugar at the Gate
The Preatures - Girlhood


MarkoP, Friday, 5 January 2018 23:50 (two months ago) Permalink


The Flight of Sleipnir - Tenebrous Haze
Kesha - Boogie Feet
Grandaddy - The Boat is in the Barn
Brand New - Out of Mana
Kairon; IRSE! - Llullailaco


Launch of new ILM school business management programmes! (tangenttangent), Friday, 5 January 2018 23:54 (two months ago) Permalink


Kesha - Rainbow

32?/40 maybe 33 whatevs

imago, Friday, 5 January 2018 23:57 (two months ago) Permalink

BadBadNotGood - I Don't Know


MarkoP, Friday, 5 January 2018 23:58 (two months ago) Permalink


Babyface - Dirty South Pacific


(no, not that Babyface)

etc, Saturday, 6 January 2018 00:11 (two months ago) Permalink


Johnny Fever, Saturday, 6 January 2018 00:15 (two months ago) Permalink

I'll work on the spreadsheets this evening and post the voting thread tomorrow (Saturday) morning. Thanks for all the nominations!

Johnny Fever, Saturday, 6 January 2018 00:15 (two months ago) Permalink

I second merging the Young Marco Italian Dream House comps

the download version was one entity iirc, was just split into two for the vinyl

― faust apes (NickB), Friday, 5 January 2018 23:38 (yesterday) Bookmark Flag Post Permalink

agree, these will be merged

Choco Blavatsky (seandalai), Saturday, 6 January 2018 00:39 (two months ago) Permalink

Thanks, JF and seandalai!

sleeve, Saturday, 6 January 2018 01:05 (two months ago) Permalink

Let the record show that Drugs A. Money is the reason the Jute Gyte album almost missed the albums spreadsheet. I took his word for it that the album had already been nominated (in fact, a track had been nominated).


Caracara - Summer Megalith
Full of Hell - Trumpeting Ecstasy
Mac DeMarco - This Old Dog
The War on Drugs - A Deeper Understanding
Jute Gyte - Oviri
Wolves In The Throne Room - Thrice Woven
Katie Ellen - Cowgirl Blues
Bell Witch - Mirror Reaper
The Body & Full of Hell - Ascending a Mountain of Heavy Light
Krallice - Go Be Forgotten
Godflesh - Post Self
Deerhoof - Mountain Moves
Floating Points - Reflections - Mojave Desert
Impetuous Ritual - Blight Upon Martyred Sentience
(Sandy) Alex G - Rocket
Blanck Mass - World Eater
Uniform - Wake in Fright
Orthodox - Supreme
Botanist - Collective: The Shape of He to Come
Miguel - War & Leisure


― gman59, Sunday, December 17, 2017 12:32 AM Bookmark Flag Post Permalink

Jute Gyte alreasy nominated

― the underground is pass-agg (Drugs A. Money), Sunday, December 17, 2017 1:42 AM Bookmark Flag Post Permalink

My fault if Jute Gyte was already nom’d, didnt see the album on here. Has a better chance in the metal poll but I love it and wanted to give it a shot in this one.

― gman59, Sunday, December 17, 2017 10:26 AM Bookmark Flag Post Permalink

Jute Gyte was nominated but doesn't appear in the albums spreadsheet, unless I'm missing it somehow.

― No purposes. Sounds. (Sund4r), Friday, January 5, 2018 2:41 PM Bookmark Flag Post Permalink

Johnny Fever, Saturday, 6 January 2018 05:38 (two months ago) Permalink

Anyway, the spreadsheets are updated now: 1386 tracks, 1117 albums

Go through them, see if anything's missing, see if I missed any duplicates. My eyes are about crossed at this point, so the help is appreciated.

Johnny Fever, Saturday, 6 January 2018 05:40 (two months ago) Permalink

*I did remove The Weeknd's "Starboy" due to the fact it placed in last year's top 77.

Johnny Fever, Saturday, 6 January 2018 05:42 (two months ago) Permalink

playlists are done as well. Going to start a "Lobby for your picks" thread shortly with links and info.

Chocolate-covered gummy bears? Not ruling those lil' guys out. (ulysses), Saturday, 6 January 2018 05:51 (two months ago) Permalink

'Bobby' by Alex G is listed twice in the tracks spreadsheet, once under (Sandy) Alex G.

ArchCarrier, Saturday, 6 January 2018 08:52 (two months ago) Permalink

Goddamnit, I swear I saw LJ nominate 'Oviri'! I resolve to keep my mouth shut more in 2018.

the man from P.O.R.L.O.C.K. (Drugs A. Money), Saturday, 6 January 2018 10:11 (two months ago) Permalink

I nominated a track off it! And *what* a track :)

#TeamHailing (imago), Saturday, 6 January 2018 10:47 (two months ago) Permalink

A handful of spreadsheet corrections (ignoring punctuation, and vs &, etc):

- rows 890 and 891 are dupes
- row 1109, the correct title is Sugar For The Pill (Avalon Emerson's Gilded Escalation)

- row 57, the correct title is Dedicated to Bobby Jameson
- row 201, Cupcakke should say cupcakKe
- row 381, there's a rogue 'e' in Cassiopeia that needs deleting (although Hannah Peel should def produce the next Cassie record!)
- rows 715 and 716 are dupes
- rows 846 and 847 are dupes

oh and
- row 906, the correct title is Glitchy Snake Gifs ;-)

Jeff W, Saturday, 6 January 2018 13:29 (two months ago) Permalink

nobody nominated the bangers from steps or blondie ha

nxd, Saturday, 6 January 2018 17:50 (two months ago) Permalink

also nobody nominated voices by tornado wallace (forgot to and i'm past my noms)

kolakube (Ross), Saturday, 6 January 2018 20:04 (two months ago) Permalink


Hoops - Routines
Quicksand - Interiors
Grant - Perception
Unsane - Sterilize
Crown Larks - Population
Leafar Legov - Family
Flørist presents V. Rosso - Windows On The World


chewy, Saturday, 6 January 2018 20:09 (two months ago) Permalink

Oh sorry, I'm dumb and too late...ha ha.

chewy, Saturday, 6 January 2018 20:13 (two months ago) Permalink

lock thread?

Choco Blavatsky (seandalai), Saturday, 6 January 2018 20:35 (two months ago) Permalink

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