Bail’s Best Of 2014

Photo: Martyn – Vancouver (Head High Remix) by the29nov films

It’s that time of year again – your news feed on Facebook is already crammed with every music blog and magazine in the world doing their round ups of 2014, whilst even more will be dropping the odd YouTube embed in their statuses, reliving their favourite ditties from what has been a bumper year for electronic music.

Never ones to miss out on the opportunity to write a list (we love lists), we thought we’d jump on that mildly annoying but obligatory bandwagon and run through some of our favourite hit records of the year. Bail’s first up – check his top selections for 2014, in no particular order, below.

Top Ten Tracks

Moiré – Attitude
Prima – Africa

Tapirus – I Really Wonder When We’ll Meet Again
Antigone – And When The Sky Was Open
Neil Landstrumm – I Trade My Ass For Drugs
Daniel Andréasson – Bre3
Chris Mitchell – Nibiru
Martyn – Vancouver (Head High Remix)

Amadou et Mariam – Ce N’est Pas Bon (JD Twitch Edit)
Paula Temple – Deathvox

Top Five EPs

Fishermen – Self#01
Yuji Kondo – Radiate The Ocean From My Back
MRSK – Absomnia
Rainer Veil – New Brutalism
Room 13 – Room 13

Top Ten Albums

Black Rain – Dark Pool
Andy Stott – Faith In Strangers
Objekt – Flatland
Joey Anderson – After Forever
Shinichi Atobe – Butterfly Effect
Gesloten Cirkel – Submit X
Aphex Twin – Syro
Abdulla Rashim – Unanimity
Vessel – Punish, Honey
Untold – Black Light Spiral

Top Five Record Labels

Skudge White / Skudge Presents
Modern Love
Bunker New York

Plenty more have been missed off, there’s almost been too much good music this year. Anyway, click on the links and give them a listen. Merry Xmas and a Happy New Year, we’ll see you for some dirty rave ups in 2015, you filthy animals xxx