captains dead's best of the rest for 2011

Posted by gregor on Sunday, December 11th, 2011

after taking some time to listen to about 20-30 records over the past 2/3 days, i decided that there was still a bunch of great stuff that i didnt mention in my top 14.5 of the year. so, i came up with another 11 records that i think are more than deserving of more attention. i could have actually come up with another ten but felt that a solid 25.5 records was good enough. although, i may get bored an post the other ten records, but i doubt it. one thing that continues to sadden me is that lack of wilco on my lists seemingly the past 5 years… oh well. maybe next year or the year after?

boston spaceshipslet it beard off let it beard

grayson cappshighway 42 off the lost cause minstrels

matthew carefullywalks with purpose w/ katie hammon off the brunswick soundtrack

one hundred dollarspowdered confessions off songs of man

imperial roosterthe vintage off decent people

jeremy benson (roadside graves) – too much love and not enough danger off darksongs 2

dan manganoh fortune off oh fortune

vulture whalepoint of no return off first time caller

old calfbonnie cuckoo off borrow a horse

smug brothersinterior magnets off fortune rumors

five eightyour god is dead to me now off your god is dead to me now

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2 Responses to captains dead's best of the rest for 2011

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  2. Podge says:

    Thanks for giving Five-Eight a nod…my favorite local band!

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