2018 stuff


  1. Phantom Thread (Paul Thomas Anderson, USA)
  2. The Breadwinner (Nora Twomey, Ireland)
  3. La Casa Lobo (Cristóbal León and Joaquin Cociña, Chile)
  4. 120 BPM (Robin Campillo, France)
  5. An Elephant Sitting Still (Hu Bo, China)
  6. Sorry To Bother You (Boots Riley, USA)
  7. Apostasy (Daniel Kokotajlo, UK)
  8. Faces Places (Agnes Varda and JR, France)
  9. Loveless (Andrey Zvyagintsev, Russia)
  10. The Dead Nation (Radu Jude, Romania)
  11. Widows (Steve McQueen, UK)
  12. The House That Jack Built (Lars von Trier, Denmark)
  13. I, Tonya (Craig Gillespie, Australia)
  14. Lean On Pete (Andrew Haigh, UK)
  15. Hereditary (Ari Aster, USA)
  16. The Miseducation of Cameron Post (Desiree Akhavan, USA)
  17. First Reformed (Paul Schrader, USA)
  18. The Shape Of Water (Guillermo Del Toro, Mexico)
  19. The Other Side Of The Wind (Orson Welles, USA)
  20. Dark River (Clio Barnard, UK)
  21. You Were Never Really Here (Lynne Ramsey, UK)
  22. L’Animale (Katharina Mückstein, Austria)
  23. Revenge (Coralie Fargeat, France)
  24. Thoroughbreds (Cory Finley, USA)



  1. Carla Bozulich, Quieter
  2. Hailu Mergia, Lala Belu
  3. Virginia Wing, Ecstatic Arrow
  4. Demdike Stare, Passion
  5. Cities Aviv, Raised for a Better View
  6. Jonny Greenwood, Phantom Thread OST
  7. JPEGMAFIA, Veteran
  8. SOPHIE, Oil Of Every Person’s Un-Insides
  9. Rolling Blackouts Coastal Fever, Hope Downs
  10. Earl Sweatshirt, Some Rap Songs
  11. Raime, Am I Using Content Or Is Content Using Me?
  12. Iglooghost, Clear Tamei/Steel Mogu
  13. Low, Double Negative
  14. Shackleton, Furnace Of Guts
  15. Various, Patina Echoes
  16. Peder Mannerfelt, The Screws That Hold The World Together
  17. Leon Vynehall, Nothing Is Still
  18. Beach House, 7
  19. The Field, Infinite Moment



  1. SOPHIE, ‘Immaterial’
  2. Rolling Blackouts Coastal Fever, ‘An Air Conditioned Man’
  3. Ravyn Lenae, ‘Sticky’
  4. Hailu Mergia, ‘Tizita’
  5. MGMT, ‘Little Dark Age’
  6. Rezzett, ‘Hala’
  7. Snail Mail, ‘Heat Wave’
  8. 700 Bliss, ‘Ring the Alarm’
  9. Virginia Wing, ‘Glorious Idea’
  10. Beach House, ‘Girl of the Year’
  11. Kero Kero Bonito, ‘Only Acting’
  12. Essaie Pas, ‘Les agents des stups’
  13. Shackleton, ‘Wakefulness and Obsession’
  14. Carla Bozulich, ‘Sha Sha’
  15. Against All Logic, ‘Some Kind Of Game’
  16. Jonny Greenwood, ‘House Of Woodcock’
  17. Loma, ‘Sundogs’
  18. Tim Hecker, ‘This Life’
  19. Chris Corsano and Bill Orcutt, ‘She Punched A Hole in the Moon For Me’
  20. Unknown Mortal Orchestra, ‘Hunnybee’
  21. Parquet Courts, ‘Almost Had To Start A Fight/In And Out Of Patience’
  22. Raime, ‘Real People Not Actors’
  23. Pangaea, ‘Bone Sucka’
  24. Cities Aviv, ‘Marionette’
  25. Sons of Kemet, ‘My Queen Is Harriet Tubman’
  26. JPEGMAFIA, ‘Baby I’m Bleeding’
  27. James Blake, ‘If The Car Beside You Moves Ahead’
  28. Matt Karmil, ‘Can’t Find It (The House Sound)’
  29. KIDS SEE GHOSTS, ‘Feel The Love’
  30. Low, ‘Tempest’
  31. rRoxymore, ‘bRINGTHEbRAVE’
  32. Park Jiha, ‘Accumulation Of Time’
  33. Yotam Avni, ‘Dybbuk’
  34. Leon Vynehall, ‘Envelopes (Chapter VI)’
  35. Elysia Crampton, ‘Sollunita’
  36. Dedekind Cut, ‘MMXIX’
  37. Stephen Malkmus, ‘Middle America’
  38. Tierra Whack, ‘Pet Cemetery’
  39. Profligate, ‘Somewhere Else’
  40. Iceage, ‘Catch It’
  41. Skee Mask, ‘Session Add’
  42. harunemuri, ‘narashite’
  43. DJ Nigga Fox, ‘WAABAH-JAH’
  44. Daniel Avery, ‘Diminuendo’
  45. Iglooghost, ‘New Vectors’
  46. Peder Mannerfelt, ‘Shining Beacons Of Light’
  47. Ty Segall, ‘Everyone’s A Winner’
  48. DJ Koze, ‘Seeing Aliens’
  49. Makaya McCraven, ‘Suite Haus’
  50. Earl Sweatshirt, ‘Ontheway!’

Midyear lists 2018



  1. Hailu Mergia, Lala Belu
  2. Carla Bozulich, Quieter
  3. JPEGMAFIA, Veteran
  4. Virginia Wing, Ecstatic Arrow
  5. Kids See Ghosts
  6. Cities Aviv, Raised For A Better View
  7. Jonny Greenwood, Phantom Thread OST
  8. Leon Vynehall, Nothing Is Still
  9. Beach House, 7
  10. Rolling Blackouts Coastal Fever, Hope Downs
  11. Daniel Avery, Song For Alpha
  12. Elysia Crampton
  13. Galcher Lustwerk, 200% GALCHER
  14. Spa 700, 700 Bliss
  15. Phonte, No News Is Good News
  17. DJ Richard, Dies Irae Xerox
  18. Peder Mannerfelt, The Screws That Hold The World Together
  19. Ben Vince, Assimilation
  20. Vanessa Amara, Manos 


  1. Phantom Thread
  2. 120 BPM
  3. Loveless
  4. I, Tonya
  5. Hereditary
  6. The Hymns of Muscovy
  7. The Shape Of Water
  8. Dark River




  1. Ravyn Lenae, “Sticky”
  2. Hailu Mergia, “Tizita”
  3. SOPHIE, “Immaterial”
  4. MGMT, “Little Dark Age”
  5. Essaie pas, “Les Agents de Stups”
  6. Rolling Blackouts Coastal Fever, “An Air Conditioned Man”
  7. A. A. L., “Some Kind Of Game”
  8. Kero Kero Bonito, “Only Acting”
  9. Parquet Courts, “Almost Had To Start A Fight/In And Out Of Patience”
  10. Rezzett, “Hala”
  11. 700 Bliss, “Ring The Alarm”
  12. Jonny Greenwood, “House Of Woodcock”
  13. Snail Mail, “Heat Wave”
  14. Unknown Mortal Orchestra, “Hunnybee”
  15. Pangaea, “Bone Sucka”
  16. Kids See Ghosts, “Cudi Montage”
  17. Beach House, “Girl Of The Year”
  18. Loma, “Sundogs”
  19. Cities Aviv, “Marionette”
  20. James Blake, “If The Car Beside You Moves Ahead”
  21. Park Jiha, “Accumulation Of Time”
  22. JPEGMAFIA, “Does This Ski Mask Make Me Look Fat?”
  23. Elysia Crampton, “Sollunita”
  24. Sons of Kemet, “My Queen Is Harriet Tubman”
  25. Carla Bozulich, “Sha Sha”




  1. Moonlight
  2. The Levelling
  3. Good Time
  4. Dunkirk
  5. Call Me By Your Name
  6. Get Out
  7. Happy End
  8. The Handmaiden

(Jul 2018: updated list here)



  1. Jlin, Black Origami
  2. Mount Eerie, A Crow Looked at Me
  3. Mica Levi, Jackie
  4. Pinkcourtesyphone, Taking Into Account Only a Portion of Your Emotions
  5. Chino Amobi, PARADISO
  6. The Caretaker, Everywhere at the End of Time – Stage 2
  7. Rapsody, Laila’s Wisdom
  8. Mogwai, Every Country’s Sun
  9. Ryuichi Sakamoto, async
  10. Richard Dawson, Peasant
  11. Kendrick Lamar, DAMN.
  12. Biosphere, Halogen Continues
  13. Tyler the Creator, Flower Boy
  14. Octo Octa, Where Are We Going?
  15. King Krule, The Ooz
  16. Alan Vega, IT
  17. Yves Tumor, Experiencing the Deposit of Faith
  18. The War on Drugs, A Deeper Understanding
  19. Jon Brooks, Autres directions
  20. Will Guthrie, People Pleaser
  21. Various [PAN], Mono No Aware
  22. Sex Swing, Sex Swing
  23. Bibio, Phantom Brickworks



Yves Tumor, ‘Limerence’
Sex Swing, ‘Grace Jones’
Xiu Xiu, ‘Wondering’
Kendrick Lamar, ‘FEAR.’
Mogwai, ’20 Size’
Rapsody, ‘Black and Ugly’
KH, ‘Question’
Jlin, ‘Holy Child
Tyler the Creator, ‘911 / Mr Lonely’ / ‘Garden Shed’
Animal Collective, ‘Man of Oil’
Alex G, ‘Proud’
Thundercat, ‘Them Changes’
King Krule, ‘Dum Surfer’