2013 Travelogue: A dozen noteworthy ‘outside the-box’ eclectic albums

This is one of a series of “travelogues”, or year-in-review posts, covering music I especially enjoyed this year. This entry covers a dozen albums that were especially hard to categorize, which I expect is very likely to the delight of each artist rather than their chagrin.  Covering a gamut of styles, genres, and back stories,…

2013 Travelogue: Five Outstanding Modern Classical / Acoustic EPs

This is one of a series of musical “travelogues”, or year-in-review posts, covering music I especially enjoyed this year.  This entry covers  five outstanding modern classical / acoustic EPs. Note that the albums are not in any kind of ranked order, but are simply listed alphabetically by artist.   Lucy Claire – Suite  ‘Suite’ may…

2013 Travelogue: 20 outstanding modern classical/acoustic albums (Part 2)

This is one of a series of “travelogues”, or year-in-review posts, covering music I especially enjoyed this year.  This is part 2 covering an additional ten of twenty outstanding releases in the categories of modern classical and acoustic.  Note that the albums are not in any kind of ranked order, but are simply listed alphabetically by artist.  …

2013 Travelogue: 20 outstanding modern classical/acoustic albums (Part 1)

This is one of a series of “travelogues”, or year-in-review posts, covering music I especially enjoyed this year.  This entry covers the first ten of twenty outstanding releases in the categories of modern classical and acoustic. Note that the albums are not in any kind of ranked order, but are simply listed alphabetically by artist….

2013 Travelogue: Five Outstanding ambient/soundscape/downtempo EPs

This is one of a series of musical “travelogues”, or year-in-review posts, covering music I especially enjoyed this year.  This entry covers  five outstanding ambient/soundscape/downtempo EPs. Note that the albums are not in any kind of ranked order, but are simply listed alphabetically by artist.   David Wenngren / Jonatan Nästesjö – Below From Sweden…

2013 Travelogue: Five Outstanding Post Rock EPs

This is one of a series of “travelogues”, or year-in-review posts, covering music I especially enjoyed this year.  This entry covers five outstanding EPs in the post rock category. Just short of full album length, these records still delivered some noteworthy music from artists that are making their mark on the genre. Note that the…

2013 Travelogue: Twenty Outstanding Post Rock Albums (part 2)

This is one of a series of “travelogues”, or year-in-review posts, covering music I especially enjoyed this year.  These are the last ten full length albums in the post rock category. Note that the albums are not in any kind of ranked order, but are simply listed alphabetically by artist.   Lights & Motion –…