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Lotsa hip hop thus far in 2018. Here's a working list of favs and what's in the rotation. No, not all are from 2018, and not all will be in circulation a year from now. 

this list will never be complete, 2016

Favorite “new” vinyl

The Dead C Trouble // Ba Da Bing!
Gate Saturday Night Fever // MIE Music
Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds Skeleton Tree // Bad Seed Ltd.
Yves Tumor Serpent Music // Pan
Supersilent 13 // Smalltown Supersound
Oren Ambarchi Hubris // Editions Mego
Sam Shalabi Isis And Osiris // Nashazphone
Bitchin Bajas & Bonnie "Prince" Billy Epic Jammers And Fortunate Little Ditties // Drag City

Favorite "old" vinyl

Les Rallizes Denudes France Demo Tapes // Bamboo
Various Sky Girl // Efficient Space
AMM Ammmusic // Black Truffle
William Basinski 92982 // Temporary Residence Limited
Terry Riley / Don Cherry / Karl Berger Köln – February 23, 1975 // modern silence
Gary Wilson You Think You Really Know Me // Feeding Tube Records
Various Wake Up You! The Rise And Fall of Nigerian Rock 1972-1977 Vol. 1 // Now-Again
Comets On Fire Field Recordings From The Sun // Ba Da Bing!
Melvins Houdini // Third Man Records
Whitehouse The Sound Of Being Alive // Susan Lawly
Various Musique Concrète // Cacophonic
Artificial Brain Labyrinth Constellation // Profound Lore
Chris Marker ‎La Jetée // Superior Viaduct
The Fall Dragnet // Superior Viaduct
Various ‎Sitting In The Park // Numero Group ‎
Various Wayfaring Strangers: Cosmic American Music // Numero Group
Various Space Echo - The Mystery Behind The Cosmic Sound Of Cabo Verde Finally Revealed! // Analog Africa
Various Klangfarbe: German Democratic Republic Tape Music 1983-1987 // Mannequin
Terry Allen Lubbock (On Everything) // Paradise Of Bachelors
Various Digital Zandoli // Heavenly Sweetness
Autechre Tri Repetae // Warp Records
Jean Schwarz Erda / Suite N // Recollection GRM / Editions Mego
Steve Reich Four Organs / Phase Patterns // Superior Viaduct
Keiji Haino 1973 Live = Milky Way // Black Truffle


Fav “new” vinyl actually from 2015

Joshua Abrams Magnetoception // Eremite Records
Paul Metzger 1300 // Nero's Neptune
Gnod ‎Infinity Machines // Rocket Recordings
Yves Bouliane Champ // 10 Opérations
Giovanni Di Domenico / Jim O'Rourke Arco // Die Schachtel
Joanna Newsom Divers // Drag City


Fav “old” vinyl actually from 2015

Les Rallizes Denudes Tachikawa, 12th March 1977 // Victory
Eliane Radigue Feedback Works 1969-1970 // Alga Marghen
Swans White Light From The Mouth Of Infinity // Mute / Young God
Various Excavated Shellac: Reeds // Parlortone
Maki Asakawa ‎Maki Asakawa // Honest Jon's Records