Daily Archives: December 20, 2013

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CKUT’s Best of 2013: Underground Sounds

Those who dig local music (and we know there are a lot of you) will be especially interested in checking out this year-end list from Underground Sounds‘ Nick Schofield. Here are his picks for the best albums of 2013:

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Brahja Waldman – Cosmic Brahjas/Closer to the Tones
Sarah Neufeld – Hero Brother
Majical Cloudz – Impersonator
Osama Shalabi & Stefan Christoff &  – родина (rodina)
Suuns – Image Du Futur

CKUT’s Best of 2013: Modular Systems

Erika - Hexagon Cloud
Winding down and rolling out another best-of list from Modular Systems host Cyan!
erika – hexagonal cloud – interdimensional transmissions
ikonika – aerotropolis – hyperdub
tm404 – tm404 – kontra musik
aun – alpha heaven – denovali
autechre – exai – warp
citofono – gyrophare/myocarde/spyrographe/pythagore – citofono.bandcamp.com CC
shawn rudiman – monolithic soul – detroit techno militia
omar s – thank you for letting me be myself – fxhe
ceephax acid crew – cro magnox – wémè records
ddd/mtsp – ddd/mtsp – fur trade recordings CC
jessy lanza – pull my hair back – hyperdub CC
u-ziq – chewed corners – planet mu
basic soul unit – motional response – still music CC
graze – edges – new kanada CC
dean blunt – redeemer – hippos in tanks/world music
various – skweee in a dancehall – ancient robot CC
asolaar – obliterate – metaphysik
fade runner – starwatcher ep – tiburoni CC
naw – subnatural symbolic synthesis – pertin_nce CC
marina rosenfeld – P.A./hard love – room40
x41 – kamchatka – basic sounds CC
the haxan cloak – excavation – tri-angle
dopplereffekt – tetrahymena ep – leisure system