Wednesday, 22 November 2006

Let Me Make You A Tape: The Thirty Best Tracks Of 2006

You gotta love a list!
These are in no particular order (but TV On The Radio is my favourite!)

What no Girls Aloud or Tom Waits? - Let me know your thoughts at or

1. 'Whirlwind In D Minor' - Ed Harcourt (available on 'The Beautiful Lie')
2. 'Trains To Brazil' - Guillemots ('Through The Windowpane')
3. '5/4' - Clogs ('Lantern')
4. 'Mardy Bum' - Arctic Monkeys ('Whatever People Say I Am, That's What I'm Not')
5. 'What It Look Like' - Spank Rock ('YoYoYoYoYo')
6. 'Cocaine Habit' - Old Crow Medicine Show ('Big Iron World')
7. 'My Cosmic Autumn Rebellion' - Flaming Lips ('At War With The Mystics')
8. 'I Was A Lover' - TV On The Radio ('Return To Cookie Mountain')
9. 'Workingman's Blues #2' - Bob Dylan ('Modern Times')
10. 'The Devil' - The Rapture ('Pieces Of The People We Love')
11. 'The Champ' - Ghostface Killah ('Fishscale')
12. 'Lived In Bars' - Cat Power ('The Greatest')
13. 'Amsterdam' - Peter, Bjorn & John ('Writer's Block')
14. 'Kindness For Weakness' - Dilated Peoples ('20/20')
15. 'Roscoe' - Midlake ('The Trials Of Van Occupanther')
16. 'Tamacun' - Rodrigo Y Gabriela ('Rodrigo Y Gabriela')
17. 'The Ride' - Joan As Policewoman ('Real Life')
18. 'My Favourite Mutiny' - The Coup ('Pick A Bigger Weapon')
19. '7/4 (Shoreline)' - Broken Social Scene ('Broken Social Scene')
20. 'Blue Honey' - Pop Levi ('Blue Honey EP')
21. 'Shoot The Runner' - Kasabian ('Empire')
22. 'Call Me Ishmael' - Get Cape. Wear Cape. Fly ('Chronicles Of A Bohemian Teenager')
23. 'Nag Nag Nag Nag' - Art Brut ('Nag Nag Nag Nag' single)
24. 'Workinonit' - J Dilla aka Jay Dee ('Donuts')
25. 'Yr Mangled Heart' - The Gossip ('Standing In The Way Of Control')
26. 'Rally' - Phoenix ('It's Never Been Like That')
27. 'Gone Daddy Gone' - Gnarls Barkley ('St. Elsewhere')
28. 'Over And Over (Lost And Found)' - Clap Your Hands Say Yeah ('Clap Your Hands Say Yeah')
29. 'Black Sweat' - Prince ('3121')
30. 'Lookin' For A Leader' - Neil Young ('Living With War')


saul said...

nice one chewy - nothing like a list at the festive time of year to get the lords a leaping.

wot no kylie?

Hockinihio said...

A few for recommendation my faithful friend.
Black Swan- Bert Jansch
This river is wild- The killers
Only Skin- Joanna Newsom
Long Way Home- Tom Waits
The Pot- Tool
Another Sunny Day- Belle and Sebastian
Destroyers Rubies- Water Colours into the Ocean
Knights of Cydonia- Muse
Crazy- Gnarls Barkley (forgot this one school boy)
Auto Rock- Mogwai
Avatar- Comets on Fire

Dirty Manslow said...

Pure filth . . . I love it, Chew