JL’s 2015 ALL STAR TEAM

21 Inflammable Tracks
On repeat in my ears in 2015
21 Number Ones …

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1/ ‘Acetate’ by METZ
Noise kamikaze to blow all war-obsessed leaders
off this planet – titanic psycho riffs!…
Album: ‘II’
Home: Toronto, Canada
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2/ ‘Hungry Heart’ by YAK
A monstrous garage rock bolide to test your speakers –
again and again and again…
EP: ‘No’ – on Jack White’s Third Man Records
Home: London, UK
YAK
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3/ ‘Pears For Lunch’ by GIRL BAND
Barbed wired post punk havoc from girl band
with 4 boys – sharp as a metallic knife…
Album: ‘Holding Hands With Jamie’
Home: Dublin, Ireland
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4/ ‘I Wanna Hit’ by TUBELIGHT
Nasty moving beast exploding into a hammering
drums driven finale – mind-bending psych ride!
Album: ‘Heliosphere’
Home: Diest, Belgium
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5/ ‘Pedestrian At Best’ by COURTNEY BARNETT
A rousing dead cool 18-karat killer track
from a 18-karat killer album!…
Album: ‘Sometimes I Sit and Think, and Sometimes I Just Sit’
Home: Sydney, Australia
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6/ ‘Slow Down Low’ by MOON DUO
Heavy adrenalized, organ driven psych roller
– to start any December 31 party!…
Album: ‘Shadow Of The Sun’
Home: San Francisco, California
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7/ ‘I Don’t Wanna Be Funny Anymore’ by LUCY DACUS
Dacus’ frustration turned into an ongoing
thunderous ramble – utterly irresistible!…
Album: ‘No Burden’ – out 26 February via EggHunt Records
Home: Richmond, Virginia
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8/‘Bros’ by WOLF ALICE
Best pop song in ages from hottest electric
pop band of the year – fabulous triumph!…
Album: ‘My Love Is Cool’
Home: London, UK
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9/ ‘Mama’s Gotta A Secret’ by THEM VIBES
Blues based rock & roll Americana with an
irresistible flow & a towering chorus…
Album: Mini 5 track LP ‘TV’
Home: Nashville, Tennessee
ThemVibes
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10/ ‘Whitest Boy On The Beach’ by FAT WHITE FAMILY
Psych synth-driven snake – catch these anarchistic
dopeheads before they kill each other…
Album: ‘Songs For Our Mothers’ – out January 22
Home: London, UK
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11/ ‘Get Some’ by THE BRIAN JONESTOWN MASSACRE
Music-alcoholic Anton Newcombe delivers in any incarnation
– glorious addictive rumble !
Mini-album: ‘Thingy Wingy’
Base: Berlin, Germany
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12/ ‘Chlorine’ by THE DISTRICTS
Most appealing & captivating quit/loud rock
swagger of 2015 – superior performance…
Album: ‘A Flourish And A Spoil’
Home: Lititz, Pennsylvania
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13/ ‘Double Trouble’ by PUBLIC IMAGE LTD
The broken toilet lyrics are bollocks but the groove
cuts like a Friday-the-13th-razorblade !
Album: ‘What The World Needs Now…’
Base: Los Angeles (rich punk cunt!)
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14/ ‘Marks To Prove It’ by THE MACCABEES
A piercing, fully charged and tempo changing
masterstroke – an astonishing rollercoaster!…
Album: ‘Marks To Prove It’
Home: London, UK
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15/ ‘Mad Truth’ by THE POP GROUP
The prostitutes are back with a bang and
funky craziness to dance your socks off!…
Album: Citizen Zombie
Home: Bristol, UK
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16/ ‘Bunker Buster’ by VIET CONG

Dark colored post punk passion on the edge
of a breakdown – highly fascinating!…
Album: ‘Viet Cong’
Home: Calgary, Alberta, Canada
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17/ ‘I Remember’ by EYEMOUTH
Slow burning creepy drone heading step by step to
a colossal final – sonic revelation!
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EP: ‘Black and Blue Latitudes’
Home: Gothenburg, Sweden
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18/ ‘Dream On, Baby Blue’ by CHORUSGIRL
Glittering pop cut wrapped in an energizing melody
& spiced w/ flamboyant harmonies…
Album: ‘Chorusgirl’
Home: London, UK
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19/ ‘I’m A Girl’ by PEACE
Power guitar pop ecstasy to scream along at the top
of your lungs – pure rapture!…
Album: Happy People’
Home: Birmingham, UK
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20/ ‘Let Me In’ by V0iD
Euphoric rock anthem Foo Fighters never wrote
– play this VERY LOUD & burst !…
Album: ‘Keep Fighting’
Home: Llanelli/Swansea, Wales
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21/ ‘End Of Faith’ by THE AUTUMN STONES

Soulful sax melancholy – tempting roxy music
with Johnny Marr on saxophone…
Album: Escapists
Home: Toronto, Canada
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Have all a stunning 2016…
PEACE ! LOVE ! NOISE !

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JL
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