Feb 042016
 

Release date order:

  1. Bob Dylan – The Times They Are a-Changin’ (January 13)
  2. The Rolling Stones – The Rolling Stones (April 16)
  3. Jesse Colin Young – The Soul Of A City Boy (April)
  4. The Beatles – A Hard Day’s Night (July 10)
  5. Bob Dylan – Another Side of Bob Dylan (August 8)
  6. The Animals – The Animals (Us Release) (September)
  7. The Kinks – Kinks (October 2)
  8. The Yardbirds – Five Live Yardbirds (December 31)
  9. Lonnie Mack – The Wham of that Memphis Man (?)
  10. Doc Watson – Doc Watson (?)

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Feb 042016
 

Release date order:

  1. Anna Calvi – Anna Calvi (January 14)
  2. Woods of Desolation – Torn Beyond Reason  (February 25)(BM)
  3. Ash Borer – Ash Borer (March 10)(BM)
  4. Low – C’mon (April 11)
  5. Erika M. Anderson – Past Life Martyred Saints (May 10)
  6. Luup – Meadow Rituals (May 17)
  7. Washed Out – Within And Without (July 6)
  8. Wolves in the Throne Room – Celestial Lineage (September 13)(BM)
  9. Oranssi Pazuzu – Kosmonument (October 26)(BM)
  10. Tenhi – Saivo (December 2)

Others:

  • Mogwai – Hardcore Will Never Die, But You Will (February 2)
  • Tim Hecker – Ravedeath, 1972 (February 14)
  • Radiohead – The King of Limbs (February 18)
  • Kurt Vile – Smoke Ring For My Halo (March 08)
  • The Horrors – Skying (July 11)
  • The War On Drugs – Slave Ambient (August 16)
  • Julia Holter – Tragedy (August 30)
  • St. Vincent – Strange Mercy (September 12)
  • Girls – Father, Son, Holy Ghost (September 13)
  • Real Estate – Days (October 18)

Released posthumously:

  • The Jimi Hendrix Experience – Winterland (September 13; recorded: October 10, 11 and 12, 1968)

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Feb 042016
 

 

Godspeed You! Black Emperor at the Fox Theater, Oakland, CA, 2-Feb-2016.

Setlist:

  1. Hope Drone
  2. Gathering Storm
  3. Peasantry or ‘Light! Inside of Light!’
  4. Lambs’ Breath
  5. Asunder, Sweet
  6. Piss Crowns Are Trebled
  7. New Song ( Buildings)
  8. East Hastings