Ten in 2010: I casually asked a few associates for their best albums of the year, “10 or so with words or without.” No rules really. These compiled lists provide genuine fodder for my website during the holiday lull. They will go up when I get them, till the end of the year; which started with mine. Enjoy. (click the tag at bottom of article to read all entries).
City: Dallas, TX
Band: tba in 2011
Also: Blasting metal at Good Records when you shop.
Daughters – Daughters (hydra head)
Tamaryn – Waves (mexican summer)
Kylesa – Spiral Shadow (season of mist)
Brian Jonestown Massacre – Who Killed Sgt. Pepper? (A)
Mini Mansions – S/T (rekords/ipecac)
Black Mountain – Wilderness Heart (jagjaguwar)
Boris & Ian Astbury – BXI EP (southern lord)
Torche – Song For Singles (hydra head)
Ludicra – The Tenant (profound lore)
High on Fire – Snakes for the Divine (e1)