Albums of 2011

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  1. Saint

    Saint Buried Audio

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    Thought i had seen a thread for this before but after a little search i came up with nothing.

    Was going to do a top 10 but thats quite hard; so i guess just chuck any recommendations / things you've enjoyed up in here :)

    Absolute bangers:
    Gil Scott-Heron & Jamie XX - We're New Here
    The Drums - Portamento
    Ghostpoet - Peanut Butter Blues & Melancholy Jam
    SBTRKT - SBTRKT

    Notable mentions:
    Idiot Savant - Idiot Savant
    eLan - Next 2 Last
     
  2. greddie

    greddie Super Sir Loin

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    most hot albums i found this year are not from this year, dey old skool bro
     
  3. Mr Fletch

    Mr Fletch aka KRONIX

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    Not sure if it was released this year, or last....but Amon Tobin's "ISAM" is one of my all time favourites right now!
     
  4. T:M

    T:M Dusty Techno Workout

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    Unquote - Reverberation Box... beautiful music
     
  5. charlie131

    charlie131 Well-Known Member

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    so many good albums have come out this year.

    Toddla t - Watch me dance
    Scuba - Dj Kicks
    Back and 4th which come out on hotflush
    Zed Bias - Biasanic hotsauce: birth of the nanocloud
    Mosaic Vol 1
    Giles Pieterson - The Masterpiece
    Ninja Tune Xx Album (that might of been last year)
    Rinse 15 : Roska
    Fabric Live - Four tet and pearson Sound
    Sun and bass Selection 2011
    Radio head - Tkol Rmx 1234567
    JAy z Kanye West - Watch the throne (i like it)
    Marcus Intalex 21
    Calibre - Condition
    Hessle Audio 116 and Rising
    James Blake's album
    Burka Som Sistema - Komba
    Martyn - Ghost people
    Jamie Woon - Mirror Writing


    could think of way more but couldn't be fucked
     
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  6. dirty breaks

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    yeah it came out ages ago, but 'the streets-a grand don't come for free' is an amazing concept album. been rinsing it this year.
     
  7. Saint

    Saint Buried Audio

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    Yeah thats what i was on too, then actually had a little look around over the last month or so and found some real gems.


    Been meaning to listen to a few of these, will check em :)
     
  8. Yorkshire Tony

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  9. RocksteadyUK

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    Some are just EPs but hey...

    MonoLithium - Simon & G-Funk EP
    Roska - Roska
    Hudson Mowhawk - Satin Panther EP

    my brain hurts... i cant be arsed to think of any more
     
  10. charlie131

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    satin panther was a sick ep.. thunder bay is such a gully tune
     
  11. kenyon

    kenyon @ The Crack Spot

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    The Roots - Undun
    Action Bronson - Well Done
     
  12. T:M

    T:M Dusty Techno Workout

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    If we're talkin' about EP's too then I gotta toss in Burial - Street Halo
     
  13. $pyto

    $pyto Soundcloud changed everything

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    Can't decide between the Condition LP or 21. Both just too damn good
     
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    Calibre - Condition
    Brookes Brothers - Brookes Brothers
     
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    charlie131 Well-Known Member

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    do mate, i tried to list my favourite albums that i just liked listening to... The jamie woon and giles pieterson albums are a must
     
  16. dirty breaks

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    came out time ago, but Nas-Illmatic. probably my favourite hip-hop album ever. been listening to it non-stop also...
     
  17. BoudiCat

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    Ben Westbeech - There's More To Life Than This
    Ed Sheeran - +
    James Blake - James Blake
    Jamie Woon - Mirrorwriting
    Adele - 21
    Katy B - On A Mission

    Plus soooooooooooooooooo many amazing D&B albums.

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    I also discovered James Vincent McMorrow - Early In The Morning (released in 2010) & it's beautiful
     
  18. Subjekt Music

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    Yup.

    The A Team is the only chart tune i liked after Rolling In The Deep
     
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    $pyto Soundcloud changed everything

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    Can't believe I forgot about this

    Big Blue is a riddim
     
  20. BoudiCat

    BoudiCat SERIAY.

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    Deep innit! Very well produced album too. Also admire Ed for how he 'made it' so to speak.