re: 2012 – Music



Here´s my short, not at all exhaustive list of my personal 2012 music favourites

voilá – happy for some comments *



mount eerie – clear moon / ocean roar (p.w. elverum)

peaking lights – lucifer(domino)

micah blue smalldone / big blood split (immune)

black eagle child – go around again

allah las – same (innovative leisure)

sylvester anfang II – perzische tapeten (the great pop supplement)

neneh cherry & the thing (small town supersound)

Amanar – Alghafiat (mississippi/sahel sounds)

10″ / ep´s

Greg Foat Group – girl and robot with flower (jazzman)

Alexandre Desplat– moonrise kingdom ost

The Heroic Weather-Conditions of the Universe, Parts 1-7

Various – God Damn, I hate the blues! 2 x 7″ (KRAAK)

kraak label - cover

Amen Dunes



tindersticks – this fire of autumn (lucky dog)

joe mascis – circle / i´ve been thinking 7″ (sub pop)

colin stetson – the rightous wrath… (constellation)

Tsvia Abarbanel – Yahlel Hawa (Fortuna Records)

Koudede – guitars from agadez #5 (sublime frequencies)

Le Professeur Inlassable – Akileus 7″ (ft. Jamie Woon)

savages spires – bending the rules of time (critical heights)

mount eerie – to the ground 7″ (atelier ciseaux)

sun araw / spaceman 3 split 7″

sun araw – i´m gonna cross that river of jordan


Eden Abbez – Eden´s Island (Moi Je l´ai connais)

Ebo Taylor – Twer Nyame (Superfly)

Francis Bebey
African Electronic Music 1975-1982 (born bad)


various  – 8 trails  – one paths (three lobed)

Various – personal space – electronic soul 1974 – 85 (numero/chocolate industries)

laila je t´aime (mississippi sahel sounds)

Spiritual Jazz 3 – Jazzman Records 2012

And surely many more….


At last Specials without previews or videos: – hear and buy them at the labels sites..
or listen at it´s woth it, though two of my favourite songs are on it, that i´ll often play at dj sets:

african brothers band – kyeremirekuku (tribute to dk)
sensational six -the lord will make away (5 minutes to midnight 10″)

5 minutes to midnight – mississippi 10″

cover mississippi hhv

african brothers band – tribute to d.k. (kindred spirits)

cover ab - band hhv

I finally found it: this is my beloved tune this year, although some yeats old… !



specials – “old fellows”

This year has seen really great releases by old fellows, e.g Neil Young or Bobby Womack, and fantastic concerts like Ebo Taylor in Kater Holzig Berlin, but a special release is for sure dr. john ´s locked down (nonesuch) with the help of dan auerbach of the black keys. Fresh and wild! Great – this men is 72 years old and made a hymn about


annex 2 : i´d like to mention two lp´s that are not at all perfect or easy to consume, this is
willis earl beal´s stange soul bastard “Acousmatic Sorcery.” (XL)


as well gonjasufi´s trip – hop 10″ muzzle


khora: silent your body is endless

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