My Favorite Music in 2010


31 dec 2010, 22:08

Boy does time fly. Again, these are my favorite artists, albums and tracks in 2010 based only on playcounts. I've added a "Favorite new releases" section at the end.

Top Artists

1. Pearl Jam (playcount: 796)
Pearl Jam is an American rock band that formed in Seattle, Washington in 1990. Since its inception, the band's line-up has included Eddie Vedder (lead vocals, guitar), Jeff Ament (bass guitar), Stone Gossard (rhythm guitar), Mike McCready (lead guitar), and drummer Matt Cameron, who has been with the band since 1998.
Formed after the demise of Ament and Gossard's previous band Mother Love Bone, Pearl Jam broke into the mainstream with its debut album Ten.
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2. Iron Maiden (playcount: 497)
There are multiple artists with this name: 1) Iron Maiden is a New Wave of British Heavy Metal or nwobhm band from the United Kingdom. They formed in London, 1975 by bassist Steve Harris, they are one of the most successful and influential bands in the heavy metal genre, selling over 80 million albums worldwide. The band has so far released fifteen studio albums, four "best of" compilations, nine live albums and four limited boxed-sets. They have also won the Ivor Novello Award for international achievement in 2000.
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3. God Is An Astronaut (playcount: 450)
God Is an Astronaut are an instrumental three piece hailing from the Glen of the Downs, Co. Wicklow, Ireland. They formed in 2002 and released their debut album The End of the Beginning the same year on their own Revive Records label. Their two music videos for The End of the Beginning and From Dust to the Beyond, received airplay on MTV UK and on other MTV European networks. All Is Violent, All Is Bright (2005) is the band's second album. The album features their build ups from serene ambience to searing intensity and is a closer representation of their live sound.
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4. Radiohead (playcount: 435)
Radiohead are an English alternative rock band from Abingdon, Oxfordshire. The band is composed of Thom Yorke (lead vocals, rhythm guitar, piano, beats), Jonny Greenwood (lead guitar, keyboard, other instruments), Ed O'Brien (guitar, backing vocals), Colin Greenwood (bass guitar) and Phil Selway (drums, percussion). Radiohead released their first single, "Creep," in 1992. The song was initially unsuccessful, but it became a worldwide hit several months after the release of their debut album, Pablo Honey (1993).
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5. Porcupine Tree (playcount: 414)
Porcupine Tree is a British rock band formed in Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire, England in 1987. During the course of the band's history, it has at times incorporated psychedelic rock, alternative, ambient, electronic, and, most recently, metal and post-rock into its unique style of progressive rock. Porcupine Tree started out as a fake band, the only real member being multi-instrumentalist Steven Wilson.
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6. Caspian (playcount: 393)
Caspian is an American instrumental rock band from Beverly, Massachusetts. The band formed in Autumn of 2003 and played their first concert in August of 2004. After releasing their debut EP You Are The Conductor (Dopamine, 2005) in late 2005, the band spent most of 2006 touring The United States and Canada and writing their debut full-length record The Four Trees (Dopamine, 2007). "The Four Trees" was released in the U.S. on April 10, Japan on May 2 and in Europe in July of 2008.
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7. Deftones (playcount: 363)
Deftones is an American rock band from Sacramento, California formed in 1988, consisting of Chino Moreno (lead vocals and guitar), Stephen Carpenter (guitar), Chi Cheng (bass), Frank Delgado (keyboards and turntables), and Abe Cunningham (drums and percussion). While they were mostly considered as a nu metal band in their early years, their sound progressively evolved into something more complex and experimental, as a result they are often coined today as an alternative metal band.
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8. Moby (playcount: 349)
Moby is an American electronic musician and is also the name of his live band. Born Richard Melville Hall on September 11, 1965 in Harlem, New York. Moved to Darien, Connecticut at the age of two. He has also released music under the names Voodoo Child, Barracuda, U.H.F., The Brotherhood, DJ Cake, Lopez, On the Rim of the Wheel a Nail, and Brainstorm/Mindstorm. Moby plays keyboards, guitar and bass guitar, and expresses mild irritation at the assumption that everything on his newer albums are samples.
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9. Coldplay (playcount: 329)
Coldplay is a British alternative rock band, formed in London, United Kingdom in 1997. The band comprises vocalist and pianist Chris Martin, lead guitarist Jonny Buckland, bassist Guy Berryman, and drummer Will Champion. Having released four successful albums, (all of which debuted at #1 on the UK album chart) Coldplay have also achieved great success with their singles, such as Yellow, Speed of Sound, the Grammy-winning Clocks and the US and UK #1 single Viva la Vida. Frontman Chris Martin credits 1980s Norwegian pop band a-ha for inspiring him to form his own band.
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10. David Bowie (playcount: 316)
David Bowie (born David Robert Jones on January 8, 1947 in Brixton, London, England, United Kingdom) is an iconic English singer, songwriter, musician and actor. Active in five decades of popular music and frequently reinventing his music and image, Bowie is widely regarded as an innovator, particularly for his work in the 1970s. He has been cited as an influence by many musicians and is known for his distinctive voice and the intellectual depth of his work.
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11. Foo Fighters (playcount: 310)
Foo Fighters are an American rock band formed by singer/guitarist Dave Grohl in 1995 in Seattle, USA. Grohl formed the group as a one-man project after the dissolution of his previous band Nirvana in 1994. Prior to the release of Foo Fighters in 1995, Grohl drafted Nate Mendel (bass), William Goldsmith (drums) (both of Sunny Day Real Estate and The Fire Theft), and Pat Smear (guitar) to complete the group.
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12. Black Sabbath (playcount: 278)
Black Sabbath is an English heavy metal band formed in 1968 in Birmingham, West Midlands, England, United Kingdom, originally comprising Ozzy Osbourne (vocals), Tony Iommi (guitar), Geezer Butler (bass), and Bill Ward (drums). In the early 1970s they were the first to pair heavily distorted, sonically dissonant blues-rock at slow speeds with lyrics about drugs, mental pain, and abominations of war, thus giving birth to generations of metal bands that followed in their wake. They are often credited with creating the heavy metal genre as well as the doom metal genre.
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13. Gorillaz (playcount: 266)
Gorillaz are a british virtual band formed in 1998 by a collaboration between Damon Albarn of Britpop band Blur and Jamie Hewlett, co-creator of the comic book Tank Girl. They had the idea to create the band while watching MTV in their London flat and originally intended to call the project Gorilla. The band is comprised of four fictional band members: 2-D (vocals, keyboard), Murdoc Niccals (bass), Noodle (guitar, vocals), and Russel Hobbs (drums). These characters only appear in animated form and are not alter-egos of real people, as is often mistakenly assumed.
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14. Mono (playcount: 248)
Mono are a post-rock group from Tokyo, Japan formed in 1999. The songs, all of which are instrumental, are usually focused on layered guitar melodies. Strings and pianos are also prominently featured in some songs. MONO are known for their powerful live shows and their complex guitar work. Their first EP, titled “Hey, you” appeared in September, 2000. So far, they have released five full albums: “Under The Pipal Tree”, “One Step More And You Die”, “Walking cloud and deep red sky, Flag fluttered and the sun shined” and “You Are There”. Early 2009 they’ve released “Hymn To The Immortal Wind”. They also have several other records, including a remix album, a collaborative split record with Pelican, an album collaborating with World’s end girlfriend and another EP, titled “Memorie dal Futuro”.
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15. Red Sparowes (playcount: 236)
Red Sparowes is a post-rock band formed in Los Angeles, California, United States, comprising current and former members of Isis, Neurosis, Halifax Pier, Angel Hair and Pleasure Forever. Their sound is characteristic of soundscape-influenced experimental rock, with an otherwise uncommon extensive use of a pedal steel guitar. Red Sparowes formed in 2003 as another project for its members: Bryant Clifford Meyer, Greg Burns, Josh Graham, Jeff Caxide, and Dana Berkowitz.
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16. Metallica (playcount: 214)
Metallica is an American metal band formed in 1981 in Los Angeles, California, United States when drummer Lars Ulrich posted an advertisement in The Recycler. Metallica’s line-up originally consisted of Ulrich, rhythm guitarist and vocalist James Hetfield, and lead guitarist Dave Mustaine. Mustaine was later fired due to problems with alcoholism and drug addiction - he went on to form the band Megadeth. Exodus guitarist Kirk Hammett took his place.
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17. Nine Inch Nails (playcount: 208)
Nine Inch Nails was formed in Cleveland, Ohio, United States in 1988 by Trent Reznor, the only constant member of the band. He is generally credited for popularizing the genre known as "industrial rock". Born Michael Trent Reznor, he was raised by his maternal grandparents in Mercer, Pennsylvania, USA. Reznor took up piano at the age of five and in high school took up the tuba and saxophone. During the early to mid 80s Trent played with various synthpop and new wave groups such as Exotic Birds and Option 30 before beginning his solo project.
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18. Thom Yorke (playcount: 196)
Thomas Edward Yorke (born 7 October, 1968 in Wellingborough, Northamptonshire, United Kingdom) is best known as the lead singer of the British alternative rock band Radiohead. He has also recorded as a solo musician. His debut album, The Eraser, debuted July 10th 2006 in the UK and July 11th in the US. Two singles were released from the album, "Harrowdown Hill" and "Analyse". Yorke formed Atoms for Peace, who toured in 2010 performing the entirety of The Eraser.
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19. The Shins (playcount: 194)
The Shins are an American indie rock band consisting of James Mercer (vocals, guitar), Dave Hernandez (guitar), Ron Lewis (bass), Eric Johnson (keyboards) and Joe Plummer (drums). The Shins formed in 1997, in Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States as a side project of Mercer (previously of Blue Roof Dinner) and bassist Jesse Sandoval, who were both members of the lo-fi rock group Flake Music (formed as Flake 1992).
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20. Anathema (playcount: 186)
Anathema is a band from Liverpool, England primarily known as one of the pioneering and leading death/doom metal acts, incorporating growling, poetic lyrics and complex arrangements into the traditional doom riffage. Later in their career, beginning with "Eternity", they moved away from this sound into more melodic, atmospheric rock. Anathema formed in 1990 as a doom metal band, initially under the name 'Pagan Angel'.
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21. Dio (playcount: 165)
R.I.P. Ronnie James Dio (July 10, 1942 – May 16, 2010) Dio was an American heavy metal band led by vocalist legend Ronnie James Dio, who formed it in 1982 after leaving Black Sabbath. In an interview, available on the special edition re-release of Holy Diver, Dio states that he never intended to begin a solo career. His intention was to form a new band with fellow former Black Sabbath member, drummer Vinny Appice.
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22. This Will Destroy You (playcount: 163)
This Will Destroy You is an instrumental American post-rock band from San Marcos, Texas. The band is made up of Chris King, Raymond Brown, Jeremy Galindo, and Andrew Miller. Raymond Brown has since gone to medical school and handed the torch to Donovan Jones, who joined in February of '08. They are signed to Magic Bullet. The band formed in 2005 and released the EP which was originally supposed to be the band's demo, it almost wasn't released, Young Mountain, the same year. The EP received favorable reviews. They released their self-titled debut album on January 29, 2008.
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23. Death Cab for Cutie (playcount: 162)
Death Cab for Cutie is an American indie rock band formed in Bellingham, Washington in 1997. The band consists of Ben Gibbard (vocals, guitar, piano), Chris Walla (guitar), Nicholas Harmer (bass) and Jason McGerr (drums). Death Cab began as a solo project of Ben Gibbard, now the band's vocalist and guitarist. Gibbard took the band name from the satirical song Death Cab for Cutie, performed by The Bonzo Dog Band in The Beatles' 1967 experimental film Magical Mystery Tour.
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24. The Echelon Effect (playcount: 149)
London based solo project creating soundscapes and beauty. Utilising live and programmed sounds to create instrumental epic sounding music. Sometimes huge sometimes small.
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25. Alice in Chains (playcount: 146)
Alice in Chains are one of the most influential American rock bands of the early '90s. Drawing equally from the heavy riffing of metal and the gloomy strains of grunge, the band developed a bleak, nihilistic sound that balanced grinding metallic riffs with subtly textured acoustic numbers. They were hard enough for metal fans, yet their dark subject matter and punky attack placed them among the front ranks of the Seattle-based grunge bands. While this dichotomy helped the group soar to multi-platinum status with their second album, 1992's Dirt, it also divided them.
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25. Explosions in the Sky (playcount: 146)
Explosions In The Sky is an American instrumental post-rock band, which formed in Austin, Texas in 1999. Munaf Rayani, Mark Smith, and Michael James had just moved to Austin from Midland, Texas, and drummer Chris Hrasky had just moved to Austin from Rockford, Illinois. The band quickly gained a reputation for their live shows even amongst other established local bands such as Lift to Experience. They also garnered a small amount of media attention as a result of their second album, Those Who Tell the Truth Shall Die...
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27. Led Zeppelin (playcount: 143)
Led Zeppelin were an English rock band originally formed in 1968 by guitarist Jimmy Page under the name "The New Yardbirds", based on Page's previous band, The Yardbirds. The band formed when Jimmy Page (guitar) recruited Robert Plant (vocals, harmonica), John Paul Jones (bass guitar, keyboards, mandolin), and John Bonham (drums). With their heavy, guitar-driven blues-rock sound, Led Zeppelin are regularly cited as one of the progenitors of heavy metal and hard rock music. However, the band's individualistic style drew from many sources and transcends any one genre.
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28. Tunturia (playcount: 141)
Like the desolate yet majestic plains of the arctic north, Tunturia’s sound is at times both harsh and beautiful combining elements of post-rock, ambient soundscapes and experimental noise. Formed in late 2005 the band quickly became a vehicle through which its members were able to explore concepts and ideas through music. Intricate without being technical, grand in scope without the pretension, lush without losing intensity, the band forged ahead writing new material that at times teetered between the edges of progressive and hauntingly minimal.
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29. Frédéric Chopin (playcount: 135)
Frédéric François Chopin (1810 –1849) is one of the most famous, influential, and admired composers and virtuoso pianists of the Romantic era. He was born Fryderyk Franciszek Chopin, of Polish and French parentage, on 1st March 1810 in the village of Żelazowa Wola, Poland. In Warsaw he was hailed as a child prodigy and as the "second Mozart" for his piano and composition skill, for which the composer Robert Schumann complimented the talented pianist: "Hats off, gentlemen, a genius!" Due to the political situation in Poland, he left his country for France at the age of twenty.
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30. Green Day (playcount: 134)
Green Day is an American rock trio formed in 1987. The band has consisted of Billie Joe Armstrong (vocals, guitar), Mike Dirnt (bass guitar, vocals), and Tré Cool (drums, percussion) for the majority of its existence. Green Day was originally part of the punk rock scene at 924 Gilman Street, Berkeley in East Bay, CA, United States . Its early releases for independent record label Lookout! Records earned them a grassroots fanbase, some of whom felt alienated when the band signed to a major label.
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31. Steven Wilson (playcount: 126)
Steven Wilson (born Steven John Wilson on November 3, 1967, in Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire, England) is a self-taught guitarist, producer, audio engineer, bass guitar and keyboard player (among other musical instruments). He is perhaps best known as the lead guitarist/singer and songwriter for progressive rock band Porcupine Tree, but his projects are numerous, including collaborations with Israeli superstar Aviv Geffen, Blackfield, long-running partnership with Tim Bowness, No-Man, also teaming up with Dirk Serries...
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32. The White Stripes (playcount: 125)
The White Stripes are an alternative rock band, formed in 1997 in Detroit, Michigan, United States. The group consists of songwriter Jack White (vocals, piano/keyboards, guitar) and Meg White (drums, vocals). After releasing several singles and three albums within the Detroit independent music underground, The White Stripes rose to prominence in 2002, as part of the garage rock revival scene. Their successful albums White Blood Cells and Elephant drew them attention from a large variety of media outlets in the United States and the United Kingdom.
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32. Arctic Monkeys (playcount: 125)
Arctic Monkeys are an alternative rock band formed in Sheffield, England, United Kingdom in 2002 after meeting at Stocksbridge High School. The band consists of Alex Turner (vocals, guitar), Jamie 'Cookie' Cook (guitar), Nick O'Malley (bass) and Matt Helders (drums, vocals). Founding bassist Andy Nicholson left in 2006. Each of the band's first five singles I Bet You Look Good on the Dancefloor, When the Sun Goes Down, Leave Before the Lights Come On...
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34. Katatonia (playcount: 121)
Katatonia formed in 1991 in Stockholm, Sweden and was brought together by long time friends, Anders Nyström (aka Blakkheim) and Jonas Renkse (aka Lord Seth). After more than a year of rehearsals and composing, the first real fruits of their labour came to light in mid 1992 with the release of the demo ‘Jhva Elohim Meth’, recorded at Sweden’s Gorysound Studio and produced by the multi-instrumentalist Dan Swanö. The demo sold out immediately, bringing Katatonia to the attention of Dutch label Vic Records, who went on to re-release the demo as a mini CD, titled ‘Jhva Elohim Meth – the Revival’.
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34. Wolfmother (playcount: 121)
Wolfmother is a Grammy Award-winning hard rock band formed in Sydney, New South Wales in 2000. The band originally consisted of Andrew Stockdale (guitar, vocals), Chris Ross (bass, keyboards), and Myles Heskett (drums), though Ross and Heskett left the band in August 2008. With the original line up Wolfmother released one album, Wolfmother, and six singles, the highest-charting of which was "Joker and the Thief" which reached number eight in Australia.
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36. Cat Power (playcount: 120)
Charlyn Marie Marshall, also known as Chan (pronounced "Shawn") Marshall, was born in Atlanta, Georgia, U.S. on 21 January 1972. After dropping out of high school, she started performing under the name Cat Power, while in Atlanta, backed by musicians Glen Thrasher, Mark Moore, and others. She soon moved to New York City, United States in 1992, then later opening for Liz Phair in 1994, she met Steve Shelley of Sonic Youth and Tim Foljahn of Two Dollar Guitar, who encouraged her to record, and played on her first two albums, 1995's Dear Sir and 1996's Myra Lee.
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37. System of a Down (playcount: 118)
System of a Down is an American alternative metal band, formed in 1994 from Los Angeles, California. All four members are of Armenian descent, and are widely known for their outspoken views expressed in many of their songs confronting the Armenian Genocide of 1915 by the Ottoman Empire and the ongoing War on Terror by the US government. The band consists of Serj Tankian (vocals), Daron Malakian (vocals, guitar), Shavo Odadjian (bass, vocals) and John Dolmayan (drums).
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38. Sigur Rós (playcount: 117)
Sigur Rós (pronounced approximately "see-yur rose", rose with a soft s, as in 'see', not a z sound) are an icelandic post-rock band. The name is derived from the name of lead vocalist Jónsi Birgisson's little sister Sigurrós. They hail from the same creative and vibrant Icelandic music scene as múm and Amiina. They released their first ever foray into film-making with their tour documentary, Heima in late 2007.
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39. The Smiths (playcount: 114)
The Smiths were an alternative rock band which formed in 1982 in Manchester, England. The band consisted of Steven Morrissey (vocals, lyrics), Johnny Marr (guitar, music), Mike Joyce (drums) and Andy Rourke (bass). Hugely influential, The Smiths lasted all of five years from 1982 to 1987, releasing during this period four studio albums (The Smiths, Meat Is Murder, The Queen Is Dead and Strangeways, Here We Come) and three compilation albums (Hatful of Hollow, The World Won't Listen and Louder Than Bombs).
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39. Broken Social Scene (playcount: 114)
Broken Social Scene is an indie rock group formed in 1999 in Toronto, Canada. The band's core members are Kevin Drew and Brendan Canning. This duo recorded and released the band's ambient debut album, Feel Good Lost, in 2001, with contributions from Ohad Benchetrit (also known as Years), Evan Cranley, Leslie Feist, Justin Peroff, Bill Priddle, and Charles Spearin. All of these musicians would emerge as key members of Broken Social Scene in future endeavors.
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39. pg.lost (playcount: 114)
pg.lost is a four-piece post-rock band from Norrköping, Sweden formed in year 2004. The band was initially called Before You Give In but after numerous changes in the lineup the band took on the current name. They released a 2005 self-titled demo EP followed by an EP entitled Yes I Am in 2007, their first full-length release called It's Not Me, It's You! in 2008, and In never out arrived in year 2009.
Current lineup:
Mattias Bhatt - guitar
Gustav Almberg - guitar / key boards
Kristian Karlsson - bass guitar / vocal
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42. Zero 7 (playcount: 113)
Zero 7 is a London, UK downtempo duo, founded in 1999, by Henry Binns & Sam Hardaker. Their songs feat' vocalists: Mozez, Sia Furler, Tina Dico, Sophie Barker, José González, Eska Mtungwazi (aka Eska), Jackie Daniels, Martha Tilston & Rowdy Superstar. Albums: Début Simple Things (23 Apr 2001, feat' vocalists: Mozez, Sia Furler & Sophie Barker), When It Falls (1 Mar 2004, feat' all "Simple Things" vocalists, plus Tina Dico), The Garden (22 May 2006, feat' José González & Sia Furler - A departure from the trip-hop of their first two albums, with shift from electronic to acoustic.
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43. Hammock (playcount: 105)
Hammock is the ambient/post-rock project of composers Marc Byrd and Andrew Thompson. They debuted hammock in early 2005 with the full length album Kenotic. Since their debut, hammock released an EP in mid-2005 called Stranded Under Endless Sky, and The Sleepover Series, Vol. 1 (Remastered) six months later in early 2006. In November 2006, hammock released the full-length follow up to "Kenotic", Raising Your Voice...Trying to Stop an Echo.
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44. The Mars Volta (playcount: 104)
The Mars Volta is an American rock group formed in 2001 by guitarist Omar A. Rodriguez-Lopez and vocalist Cedric Bixler Zavala. They incorporate various influences including post-hardcore, jazz fusion, psychedelia, funk and latin/salsa into their sound. They are characterized for their energetic and improvisational live shows, as well as their concept-based studio albums. The roots of The Mars Volta are found in the band At the Drive-In.
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44. R.E.M. (playcount: 104)
R.E.M. is an alternative rock band formed in Athens, Georgia, United States in 1980. The band originally consisted of Michael Stipe (vocals), Peter Buck (guitar, mandolin), Mike Mills (bass, keyboards, vocals) and Bill Berry (drums). Berry retired from the band in October 1997 after having suffered a brain aneurysm on the '95 Monster tour. He is now a farmer. Although "R.E.M." can stand for "Rapid Eye Movement", which is a certain stage during a person's nightly sleep, it does not have special significance with respect to the band...
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46. Savatage (playcount: 98)
Savatage is a heavy metal/progressive metal band founded by the brothers Jon and Criss Oliva in 1979. The band is known for recording many rock operas. Early on, Savatage was a traditional heavy metal band, who stood out from the pack due to guitarist Criss Oliva's uncommonly heavy riffing and vocalist Jon Oliva's unique vocal stylings. Following the failure of Fight for the Rock, an attempt to commercialize their sound, Savatage began moving in a more operatic direction, releasing a number of rock opera albums in collaboration with producer Paul O'Neill.
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47. Blueneck (playcount: 97)
Formed in 2000, Blueneck are a reclusive four-piece based in North Somerset. Beginning their career on the West Country's thriving live circuit, the band steadily dropped conventional gigging in favour of a mostly studio environment, where their music has been allowed to evolve in a direction unrestricted by what can be readily produced on stage. Steering away from structured songwriting, Blueneck's music has developed into a cinematic soundscape of ambient atmospherics, dark skeletal rhythms and swirling crescendos, all created with analogue synths, sparse piano and huge, soaring guitars.
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48. AC/DC (playcount: 93)
AC/DC is an Australian rock band formed in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia in December 1973 by Angus and Malcom Young. Their albums have sold in colossal numbers; the total is now estimated at well over 200 million copies worldwide, with the 1980 album Back In Black selling over 21 million in the US alone and 40+ million worldwide, making it, according to statistics, the best selling album in the world ever to be released by a band.
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48. Scars on Broadway (playcount: 93)
Scars on Broadway is a hard rock band which formed in 2003 in Los Angeles, California, United States. The band consists of Daron Malakian (vocals, guitar), Franky Perez (guitar), Dominic Cifarelli (bass), Danny Shamoun (keyboards) and John Dolmayan (drums). Malakian and Dolmayan are members of the alternative metal group System of a Down. The first song released for the public to listen to was 'They Say' on the 28th March 2008 via the band's website,, and MySpace.
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50. Röyksopp (playcount: 89)
Röyksopp is an electronic music duo formed in 1998 at Tromsø, Norway, by Torbjørn Brundtland and Svein Berge. The band is currently based in Bergen, Norway. The Norwegian word "røyksopp" means puffball fungus (literally "smoke mushroom"). Brundtland and Berge were schoolmates in their hometown, Tromsø, experimenting with electronic instruments in the early 1990s, being a part of the Tromsø techno scene. They were members of various electro acts in their youth, such as Aedena Cycle, Alanïa and Drum Island.
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Top Albums

1. Moby - Wait for Me (playcount: 201)

2. Porcupine Tree - The Incident (disc 1) (playcount: 178)

3. Caspian - The Four Trees (playcount: 156)

3. Pearl Jam - Backspacer (playcount: 156)

5. Deftones - Diamond Eyes (playcount: 148)

6. Iron Maiden - The Final Frontier (playcount: 146)

7. God Is An Astronaut - Age of the Fifth Sun (playcount: 145)

8. Tunturia - Maps (playcount: 136)

9. Red Sparowes - The Fear Is Excruciating, But Therein Lies The Answer (playcount: 130)

10. Caspian - Tertia (playcount: 124)

10. Gorillaz - Plastic Beach (playcount: 124)

12. Thom Yorke - The Eraser (playcount: 119)

13. Pearl Jam - Yield (playcount: 118)

14. Iron Maiden - Brave New World (playcount: 114)

15. Anathema - We're Here Because We're Here (playcount: 110)

16. Radiohead - In Rainbows (playcount: 108)

17. Pearl Jam - Ten (playcount: 107)

18. Dio - Holy Diver (playcount: 106)

19. Caspian - You Are The Conductor (playcount: 102)

19. The Shins - Wincing the Night Away (playcount: 102)

21. Green Day - 21st Century Breakdown (playcount: 98)

22. God Is An Astronaut - All Is Violent, All Is Bright (playcount: 93)

23. Scars on Broadway - Scars On Broadway (playcount: 92)

23. Steven Wilson - Insurgentes (playcount: 92)

25. Nine Inch Nails - With Teeth (playcount: 91)

25. Radiohead - Hail to the Thief. (The Gloaming.) (playcount: 91)

25. Alice in Chains - Black Gives Way to Blue (playcount: 91)

28. Pearl Jam - Pearl Jam (playcount: 86)

29. Porcupine Tree - Deadwing (playcount: 85)

30. Katatonia - Night is the New Day (playcount: 84)

31. Black Sabbath - Heaven and Hell (playcount: 79)

32. Deftones - Saturday Night Wrist (playcount: 78)

32. Wolfmother - Cosmic Egg (playcount: 78)

34. Blueneck - The Fallen Host (playcount: 75)

35. The Echelon Effect - Mosaic (playcount: 74)

36. Pearl Jam - Vs. (playcount: 73)

36. This Will Destroy You - Young Mountain (playcount: 73)

38. Coldplay - Parachutes (playcount: 72)

39. Pearl Jam - Vitalogy (playcount: 71)

39. God Is An Astronaut - God Is An Astronaut (playcount: 71)

41. Coldplay - A Rush of Blood to the Head (playcount: 69)

42. Gorillaz - Demon Days (playcount: 66)

42. Animals as Leaders - Animals As Leaders (playcount: 66)

44. Pearl Jam - No Code (playcount: 63)

45. Radiohead - Kid A (playcount: 61)

46. Black Sabbath - Mob Rules (playcount: 59)

46. David Bowie - 'Hours...' (playcount: 59)

48. Foo Fighters - The Colour and the Shape (playcount: 57)

48. Pearl Jam - Riot Act (playcount: 57)

50. Hammock - Kenotic (playcount: 56)

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Top Tracks

1. pg.lost - Yes I Am (playcount: 34)
1. Thom Yorke - Hearing Damage (playcount: 34)
3. Pearl Jam - No Way (playcount: 33)
4. Pearl Jam - Wishlist (playcount: 30)
4. Tunturia - Cast Shadows on Clouds (playcount: 30)
6. Red Sparowes - In Illusions Of Order (playcount: 29)
7. Foo Fighters - Wheels (playcount: 28)
7. Pearl Jam - Speed of Sound (playcount: 28)
7. Gorillaz - On Melancholy Hill (playcount: 28)
10. Pearl Jam - Once (playcount: 27)
10. Moby - Wait for Me (playcount: 27)
12. Anoice - [Untitled] (playcount: 26)
12. This Will Destroy You - Communal Blood (playcount: 26)
14. Caspian - Loft (playcount: 25)
14. Deftones - You've Seen the Butcher (playcount: 25)
16. Caspian - Moksha (playcount: 24)
16. Porcupine Tree - Great Expectations (playcount: 24)
16. Them Crooked Vultures - Gunman (playcount: 24)
19. Pearl Jam - Given to Fly (playcount: 23)
19. Caspian - Crawlspace (playcount: 23)
19. Caspian - Some Are White Light (playcount: 23)
19. God Is An Astronaut - Shining Through (playcount: 23)
19. Iron Maiden - Satellite 15... The Final Frontier (playcount: 23)
24. Caspian - Sea Lawn (playcount: 22)
24. Iron Maiden - Coming Home (playcount: 22)
24. Porcupine Tree - Time Flies (playcount: 22)
24. Pearl Jam - Just Breathe (playcount: 22)
24. God Is An Astronaut - Paradise Remains (playcount: 22)
29. Caspian - Quovis (playcount: 21)
29. Steven Wilson - Harmony Korine (playcount: 21)
29. Caspian - Mie (playcount: 21)
29. Red Sparowes - Giving Birth To Imagined Saviors (playcount: 21)
33. Dio - Rainbow in the Dark (playcount: 20)
33. The Evpatoria Report - Eighteen Robins Road (playcount: 20)
33. Pearl Jam - The Fixer (playcount: 20)
33. Porcupine Tree - Drawing the Line (playcount: 20)
33. Porcupine Tree - Kneel and Disconnect (playcount: 20)
33. Deftones - Sextape (playcount: 20)
33. Iron Maiden - When the Wild Wind Blows (playcount: 20)
40. The Shins - Pink Bullets (playcount: 19)
40. This Will Destroy You - I Believe In Your Victory (playcount: 19)
40. Radiohead - 15 Step (playcount: 19)
40. Thom Yorke - Analyse (playcount: 19)
40. The Shins - Sleeping Lessons (playcount: 19)
40. Tunturia - Panic Attack (playcount: 19)
40. God Is An Astronaut - First Day Of Sun (playcount: 19)
40. Moby - Ghost Return (playcount: 19)
40. Pearl Jam - Unthought Known (playcount: 19)
40. Pearl Jam - Amongst the Waves (playcount: 19)
40. Red Sparowes - A Hail Of Bombs (playcount: 19)

Time Generated: 1293832597.65

Favorite New Releases

Deftones - Diamond Eyes (playcount: 148)

Red Sparowes - The Fear Is Excruciating, But Therein Lies The Answer (playcount: 130)

Iron Maiden - The Final Frontier (playcount: 146)

Anathema - We're Here Because We're Here (playcount: 110)

Gorillaz - Plastic Beach (playcount: 124)

Happy new year!


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