Best Music of 2017 (So Far)

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Favorite music I’ve listened to in 2017 so far

Albums
1. girlpool — powerplant
2. the courtneys — the courtneys II
3. mount eerie — a crow looked at me
4. laurel halo — dust
5. thundercat — drunk
6. mac demarco — this old dog
7. saint etienne — home counties
8. slowdive — s/t
9. the drums — abysmal thoughts
10. b boys — dada

Underrated Albums (in no order)
hoops — routine (best debut)
uranium club — all of them naturals (quirky punk record)
homeshake — fresh air (lo-fi r&b)
sheer mag — compilation I, II, & III (good old rock-n-roll)
john nash & suzanne kraft — passive aggressive (calming ambient)

Songs
1. presentable corpse — don’t end up alone
2. laurel halo — moontalk
3. beach fossils — down the line
4. thundercat — tokyo
5. dirty projectors — cool your heart
6. girlpool — 123
7. the drums — blood under my belt
8. mac demarco — moonlight on the river
9. hoops — benjals
10. the magnetic fields — you can never go back to new york

Albums and Songs Not Released in 2017 (in no order)
ponzu island — ponzu beach (2016)
saint etienne — tales from turnpike house (2010)
mum — yesterday was dramatic, today is ok (2005)
tom tom club — man with the 4-way hips (1983)
air miami — me. me. me. (1995)
the reels — return (1982)
stereolab — fab four suture (2006)
janet jackson — the velvet rope (1997)
大貫妙子 — summer connection (1977)

Concerts
1. girlpool @ the chapel
2. bill callahan @ starline social club
3. omni @ hemlock tavern
4. radio dept. @ the independent
5. mount eerie @ starline social club
6. jens lekman playing into eternity in dedication to the ghost ship @ the independent
7. the anniversary @ bottom of the hill

Most Anticipated
alvvays — antisocialites
girl ray — earl gray
moon diagrams — lifetime of love
ariel pink — dedicated to bobby jameson

A playlist of albums: https://open.spotify.com/user/scientiffic/playlist/4ttJ6UOKSfkQ0YpkS08Gh and tracks: https://open.spotify.com/user/scientiffic/playlist/1wPrAGT3QkGNYjMI1rO0Ag

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