In appreciation: the music of Destroyer (3 of 3)

Album: Kaputt (2011) My favoritte album of 2011, it’s probably the one I listened to the most that year. I could easily have shared all the tracks from the LP. I love the production and atmosphere, which I think is the strongest of Destroyer’s career. I wasn’t expecting to love the saxophone as much as … Continue reading In appreciation: the music of Destroyer (3 of 3)

In appreciation: the music of Destroyer (2 of 3)

Album: Destroyer’s Rubies (2006) Painter in Your Pocket – Destroyer A Dangerous Woman Up to a Point – Destroyer Priest’s Knees – Destroyer Rubies – Destroyer Album: Archer on the Beach (2010) Grief Point (feat. Loscil) – Destroyer Listeners, are you a fan of Destroyer? Did I miss any great tracks between 2006-2010? Thoughts on … Continue reading In appreciation: the music of Destroyer (2 of 3)

In appreciation: the music of Destroyer (1 of 3)

Album: Streethawk: A Seduction (2001) Streethawk I – Destroyer Streethawk II – Destroyer Album: Your Blues (2004) An Actor’s Revenge – Destroyer Your Blues – Destroyer My favorite album of 2011 was Kaputt by the Canadian band Destroyer, and is arguably the group’s masterpiece, so this year I decided to check out their previous albums. … Continue reading In appreciation: the music of Destroyer (1 of 3)

Favorite older album discoveries of 2018

        The bands/artists I spent the most time listening to during 2018 were: David Bowie (1969-1983), Eagles (1972-1979), Neil Young (1969-1970, 1975, 1979, 2005),  Jethro Tull (1969-1972) Rush (1976-1978), Kraftwerk (1974-1978, 2003) Beck (1999-2002, 2006), Nine Inch Nails (1989-1994), Bob Dylan (1967, 1975) Emmylou Harris (both 1975 albums), Massive Attack (1991-1998), Enya … Continue reading Favorite older album discoveries of 2018