Tracks of 2014 (Index)

As the year draws to a close, so we look back at some of the top tunes handpicked by me….. (sorry, came over all Tom Robinson there). I am but a man, so these are the songs which have managed to rise to the top of my memory after the end of a very long twelve months.

They are, of course, released here in no particular order.

1. Katy B, “Crying for No Reason”
2. ††† (Crosses), “Option”
3. Y.O.U, “Heavy Crown”

4. The Watchmakers, “Illumination”
5. Slow Readers Club, “Forever In Your Debt”
6. Drippy Dolphin, “Oooops”

7. Carcharorion, “Hiraeth”
8. Beck, “Blue Moon”
9. Ásgeir, “Going Home”

10. The War On Drugs, “An Ocean In Between The Waves”
11. Espher, “To The Sky”
12. Then Thickens, “Restart Your Heart”

13. Rae Morris, “Skin”
14. Altar Flowers, “We Still Can’t Be Friends”
15. St. Vincent, “Prince Johnny”

16. Neneh Cherry, “Blank Project”
17. Röyksopp and Robyn, “Monument”
18. The Sunshine Underground, “Don’t Stop”

19. DZ Deathrays, “Reflective Skull”
20. Kyla La Grange, “Cut Your Teeth”
21. Real Estate, “Talking Backwards”

22. First Aid Kit, “My Silver Lining”
23. Thumpers, “Tame”
24. Royal Blood, “Ten Tonne Skeleton”