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The Kentucky singer and guitarist has quietly proved herself to be one of the finest songwriters of recent years, and her sublime fifth album was naturally entrancing. i,i This expansive third album from the British-Ugandan singer fulfilled the early promise of his previous efforts. For his follow-up to Peasant, Newcastle’s folk auteur turned his keen eye on 21st-century life, singing of racism, soul-sucking jobs, homelessness and mental illness: “It’s lonely up here in Middle England,” he laments on “Jogging”. DRAG CITY COLUMBIA As a consequence, I Am Easy To Find saw the band expand to include a cast of female vocalists (including former Bowie bassist Gail Ann Dorsey) guiding and redirecting the songs away from Matt Berninger. 41 BILLIE EILISH A cover of the Equals’ “Black Skin Blue Eyed Boys”, for instance, offers imposing taut funk. While last year’s Sparkle Hard was Malkmus’s most accessible effort to date, here the songwriter explored his more outré interests with this basement electronic album. Sound & Fury presented another big shift in direction for Simpson – this time with anime visuals, strutting disco-boogie, grunge and pulsing modern blues joining the party. Colorado NICE LIFE/ATLANTIC WhatsApp. Manic intensity is the John Dwyer way, his energies for keeping Oh Sees on an unforgiving schedule of writing, playing and recording mirrored in the brisk-tempo garage motorik that is the stuff of Face Stabber. 20 BRITTANY HOWARD Of the projects Giddens has been involved in since 2017’s Freedom Highway, There Is No Other might just be the finest. 50 SHANA CLEVELAND Share. On The Line was resolutely not a period piece, however, its sumptuous production only serving to better highlight the bleeding edge of Lewis’s lovelorn ballads, from the wayward “Taffy” to the deliciously lugubrious “Hollywood Lawn”. Fortuitously, Humanworld was every bit as good as, and at points even better than, its predecessor. A list of Uncut's best music of 2020. DARKROOM/INTERSCOPE The spiritual home of great rock music. Ghosteen Thanks For The Dance 44 ROBERT FORSTER The Practice Of Love 38 75 DOLLAR BILL Designer The current issue of Uncut features our albums of the year list, compiled by the Uncut team, along with the best reissues and compilations of the year, and the best films and books. 18 JENNY LEWIS HUMAN SEASON You want it even darker? Kiwanuka © 2020 UNCUT is a member of the media division of BandLab Technologies. Jaime GAMES AND QUIZZES. 10 WILCO 25 NEIL YOUNG WITH CRAZY HORSE CASTLE FACE Face Stabber In 2016, Rick Brown and Che Chen issued a debut – Wood/ Metal/Plastic/ Pattern – which purported to come from Brooklyn, but which seemed to have emerged from a different continent altogether. Uncut – January 2020 Inside: the highs and lows of Bowie’s breakthrough, the best albums of the year, interviews with Bill Callahan and Van Morrison, and more! BELLA UNION Above the turbulent arrangements, her voice provided a mighty and quivering constant. But relocating to Sheffield, they mainlined some of that city’s synthpop sleaze, adding strings and sax to produce a compelling album of dank disco cabaret, with deliciously murky lyrics to match. 27 THE NATIONAL Made with his sons Jamie and Peter Jr joining him on guitar and bass, Humanworld foregrounded Perrett’s gifts for compressing all the drama of life’s ups and downs into simple, unpretentious pop. Year-end lists are fingerprints; aggregate statistics are smudges. Trending Now. Counting down our 50 favourite LPs of the year. Now a husband and father, here Callahan admits us further than ever before into his private world. A savvy, boisterous antidote to moody rap nihilism, the album placed Lizzo firmly in the lineage of Outkast and Missy Elliott, with the latter turning up to anoint her successor on the irresistible “Tempo”. Norman Fucking Rockwell Also: their Wilcovered CD for Uncut was pretty amazing, we humbly thought. “I spent a decade playing chicken with oblivion,” revealed David Berman in the opening number of what was tragically to prove Purple Mountains’ first and last album. Groove Denied Though this Asheville-based singer-songwriter has always reinvented her sound, moving from earthy folk to raw post-punk to lusher pastures, her fourth record proved to be her most extreme transition yet. DRAG CITY Following on from her Blood Bitch album, a high-concept “investigation of blood”, from menstruation to vampire movies, the seventh album by Norwegian artist Hval turned love into a kind of visitor attraction. © 2020 UNCUT is a member of the media division of BandLab Technologies. Quiet Signs Shepherd In A Sheepskin Vest NO QUARTER His Wisconsin wood cabin long since overgrown, Justin Vernon’s fourth Bon Iver album was an experiment in musical crowdsourcing, finding starring roles for everyone from Bruce Hornsby to former Spank Rock rapper Naeem Juwan. 34 FONTAINES DC Night Of The Worm Moon H&A Cup Round 4 Vote to Midnight GMT 17/03/20. Titanic Rising also showcases Mering’s remarkable alto – part Judy Sill, part Nico – that lies between folk and torch singing. INTERSCOPE Over baroque piano ballads and dazzling folk, the album’s narrators found themselves adrift in Del Rey’s deeply seductive vision of California, populated by ne’er-do-wells and fly-by-nights. PJ Harvey - White Chalk 4. For her fifth solo LP, Carmarthenshire’s Cate Le Bon left behind the acidic guitars and tumbling krautrock of 2016’s Crab Day for a softer bed of pianos, marimbas, saxophones and synths. The slacker thrills of Don’t Let The Kids Win, Jacklin’s 2016 debut, did little to suggest the depths of raw emotion that the Sydney-raised songwriter would plumb for its powerful follow-up. 2020 ELEKTRA Reward That’s to say, anyone fearing the kind of indulgences White brought to last year’s solo album Boarding House Reach will have enjoyed the more conventional rock leanings of Help Us Stranger. The quartet’s second album of the year, Two Hands, also picked up some appreciation from our writers, but their superb first LP of 2019 made the biggest impact. Sounding preternaturally wise, he tackled racial inequality, mental illness and domestic abuse over brooding strings and needling piano, although the slinky “Location” proved he could still cover the rap bases. The sound is as intimate as the sentiment, even if the record occasionally hints at strange currents beneath the tranquil surface. This striking solo debut from the Alabama Shakes singer swapped stirring Southern soul for something more intimate and experimental. Once in a lifetime… Presenting the Ultimate Music Guide to the arty, unparalleled Talking Heads. All Mirrors COLUMBIA POLYDOR 1 by Futurewave released in 2021. Humanworld Trust In The Lifeforce Of The Deep Mystery Perrett’s sudden, miraculous reappearance back in 2017 with his first solo album proper, How The West Was Won, was one of the more surprising returns of recent times. There were customarily heroic jams like “Milky Way” – but also a vein of melancholia, as best heard on “Olden Days”, that helped underscore the losses Young experienced during a difficult 2019, including his former wife Pegi and long-serving manager Elliot Roberts. Unsubtle but penetrating observers of the UK, Jason Williamson and Andrew Fearn here presented a bleak, if occasionally tuneful, world informed by our toxic domestic politics, without ever actually being sucked into the mire. Music reviews, ratings, news and more. MEXICAN SUMMER Presenting the 148-page, Deluxe Ultimate Music Guide to Joni Mitchell. 31 MICHAEL KIWANUKA Recorded with utilitarian precision in Bristol and Wales, aided by John Parrish and Huw “H Hawkline” Evans, Designer’s brisk, catchy folk-pop initially felt like a startling contrast to the heavy drama of previous album Party – although a sense of unease seeped through into the album’s crespuscular second half. There is a dignity and otherness at work here: her voice sweeps robustly over swelling crescendo of “Something To Believe”, while “A Lot’s Gonna Change” finds her delivery softer and more intimate. It features contributions from Tim Drummond, Emmylou Harris, Levon Helm, Karl T Himmel, Ben Keith, ... Best of 2020: The Year's Best Albums; Its title inspired by Sun Ra’s The Night Of The Purple Moon, the second solo LP from the La Luz singer and guitarist moulded the interstellar jazz auteur’s cosmic bent to her own fingerpicked acoustic guitar. Continuing the revelatory ‘exploded view’ songwriting approach of 2016’s 22, A Million, but with real musicians and singers taking the place of samples and effects, it found thrilling new ways to convey moments of soaring, communal joy. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the 2011 Cardboard Sleeve CD release of The Best Of 2011 (15 Tracks From Uncut's Albums Of The Year) on Discogs. To match the coarse subject matter, Dawson swapped the harps and strings of Peasant for electric guitar, drums and synths; “Black Triangle”, then, recounts the desperation of a UFO obsessive over wailing metal, while the gruelling “Fulfillment Centre” dissects damaging consumerism over Tuareg rhythms. REPRISE How To Live Includes archive features, in-depth reviews of every album, and her top 30 greatest songs.... Uncut’s series of specials continues with Ultimate Record Collection: David Bowie – Part 2 (1977-89), which presents every record Bowie made during that time,... Paul McCartney, Uncut’s Review Of 2020, Neil Young, Elton John, Jarvis Cocker, Phoebe Bridgers, The Damned, Lucinda Williams, AC/DC, The Kinks and Moses Boyd. Arctic Monkeys - Favourite Worst Nightmare 3. Eton Alive Working with art-pop producer Justin Raisen, Gordon framed her Mark E Smithlike observations (see for details especially: “Air B&B”) within compositions which vaguely alluded to her past as the first lady of US noise, while never leaning on it to help her determine her future. The same is true, too, of Weyes Blood’s Natalie Mering – whose fourth album Titanic Rising, released in April, confronted the problems facing us all head on. CITY SLANG UMC/ISLAND Uncut Albums Of The Year 2000. Something of a surprise, coming hot on the heels of 2017’s Sleep Well Beast, the band’s eighth studio album was inspired by a collaboration with filmmaker Mike Mills. 11 CATE LE BON UNCUT 2013 01; CD). If Skeleton Tree loosened the moorings, then Ghosteen found Cave boldly cutting the rope, severing all ties with the glowering caricature of old. A move from inner London to the fringes of Epping Forest encouraged Jack Cooper to abandon Velvets wannabes Ultimate Painting and focus on this inspired urban-rural hybrid, driven by tight motorik rhythms but rich with the cadences of British folk rock. Features Uncut … LCD Soundsystem - Sound of Silver 2. 4AD 14 RICHARD DAWSON Incidental Music As wonky chord sequences echoed Syd Barrett’s solo work, and pedal steel and synths provided an eerie, psychedelic air, Cleveland sang of grief, dreams and nameless terrors in the Californian darkness. This debut, sure enough, surges onward through post-punk styles big and small, from The Fall to REM, to Prolapse and Idlewild. CAPITOL A list of Uncut's best music of 2019. Three albums in and New Zealander Hannah “Aldous” Harding remains impressively tricky to pin down. UNCUT/MOJO albums of the year. Last year, our Albums Of The Year poll found seasoned veterans like Low and Yo La Tengo discovering new sonic methods to convey their apprehension and sense of displacement during these complex times. NONESUCH Uncut's 75 Best Albums of 2020. Kiwanuka’s references – Isaac Hayes, Marvin Gaye – are given psychedelic goosing, as on first single “You Ain’t The Problem”. COLUMBIA Uncut Albums Of The Year 2001. 39 BONNIE “PRINCE” BILLY Here, production by her brother Fineas O’Connell gave off a padded-cell ambience, which well suited songs falling somewhere between ’90s R&B, Dr Dre and Nine Inch Nails. ... hitting the No 1 spot for a record-setting third time in our Albums Of The Year. Includes archive features, in-depth reviews of every album, and her top 30 greatest songs.... Uncut’s series of specials continues with Ultimate Record Collection: David Bowie – Part 2 (1977-89), which presents every record Bowie made during that time,... Paul McCartney, Uncut’s Review Of 2020, Neil Young, Elton John, Jarvis Cocker, Phoebe Bridgers, The Damned, Lucinda Williams, AC/DC, The Kinks and Moses Boyd. 8 BILL CALLAHAN Having put a rocket up the jazz scene with last year’s incendiary, politically charged Sons Of Kemet album Your Queen Is A Reptile, Shabaka Hutchings channelled that fervour into the return of his cosmic synth’n’sax outfit, The Comet Is Coming. There Is No Other 48 LIZZO HARDLY ART The previously unreleased album for the singer-songwriter was originally set to be released in 1975 before it was cancelled. Bliss would be overstating it – Callahan is too nuanced a writer for that – but this is a record far more domestic than watery. Adrianne Lenker’s songs, from the weightless “Cattails” to the ominous “Jenny”, were never less than stunning, but they were elevated by the sensitive, sinuous arrangements: one moment Big Thief could sound as folky and rootsy as a campfire singalong, the next as expansive and airy as the cosmos high above. As with the best spiritual jazz records, Trust In The Lifeforce… was equally blissful and raging, both out-there and in-here – the most intoxicating collision of beats, jazz and apocalyptic visions since DJ Shadow discovered David Axelrod. COLUMBIA From the nervy minimalism of their debut to the... Bruce Springsteen, Joni Mitchell, Fleet Foxes, Songhoy Blues, Paul Weller, The Doors, Drive-By Truckers, Kim Gordon, Metallica, Grandaddy and Todd Rundgren, Uncut’s Best Reissues & Compilations Of 2020, Graham Nash on Neil Young: “It’s incredible how prolific he was”, Introducing the Deluxe Ultimate Music Guide to Joni Mitchell, When Stevie Wonder toured with The Rolling Stones: “The building was actually vibrating”, Joni Mitchell – The Deluxe Ultimate Music Guide, David Bowie – Ultimate Record Collection: Part 2 (1977-89). Marshalling a small group of skilled players, including jazz pianist Robert Glasper, she explored Prince-style purple funk, neo-soul and even electropop as a backdrop for moving ruminations on race and relationships. Author: ijkidd. 15 BON IVER Wilco - Sky Blue Sky 6. THIRD MAN Site also contains reviews, ratings & more. A work of immersive, textured synthesiser and billowing trance, The Practice Of Love was paced like a DJ set, incorporating stunning drops in tempo – see the spokenword contributions of Vivian Wang on the title track – and thoughtfully ecstatic highs. DOMINO After Dream River’s spacious meditations on the natural world, six years later we find Bill Callahan keeping things within four walls. See which albums are the favorite of Uncut. Purple Mountains It’s been a busy time of late for the New Jersey native – motherhood, acting and a counselling degree – while further changes were in evidence on this, her fifth studio album, which found Van Etten edge away from guitar towards piano and vintage synths. 24th December 2020. Uncut Albums Of The Year 2007 1. GENERAL. Michael Bonner. Streatham rapper David “Dave” Omoregie may have capped a triumphant year with a starring role in Top Boy 3, but his debut album Psychodrama – the recipient of this year’s coveted Mercury Prize – was no generic gangster chronicle. Western Stars The epithet ‘LA-based singersongwriter’ tends to conjure up notions of sun-kissed escapism, but Jessica Pratt’s enchanting third album was more Muswell Hill than Laurel Canyon. Uncut: The Best of 2006 - 15 Brilliant Tracks From Uncut's Albums of the Year - Uncut Playlist, a Various Artists Compilation. Presenting the 148-page, Deluxe Ultimate Music Guide to Joni Mitchell. JAGJAGUWAR Blume Six years in the making, it gleefully mashed up all manner of musical styles – the glorious “Harmony Hall” alone veered from ’70s folk rock to ’90s gospel house, via Gilbert & Sullivan – but at the heart of it all, singer Ezra Koenig remained charmingly vulnerable. Subscribe to Uncut today and never miss an issue. Inferno brought his customary wit and elegance to bear on a set of wonderfully pithy songs about ageing, family, climate change and the artist’s place in the world. CITY SLANG Serf’s Up! As a consequence, Western Stars was an unexpected and welcome stylistic detour. So Ode To Joy – their 11th studio album – found Jeff Tweedy and his co-conspirators once again recalibrating their sound and direction. Her plucked guitar and strange, waiflike voice was gilded with occasional flute, piano and creaky synths that made it all sound like a tape reel discovered in someone’s loft, untouched since 1967 – or perhaps even 1667. Uncut - Albums of the year 2019 . After the serious noise of her Body/ Head project, we were probably unprepared for the vibrancy and colour (even jokes) of No Home Record. Uncut's highest rated albums of all time. 9 BIG THIEF Uncut’s Best New Albums Of 2020. 16 November 2018 Uncut Magazine: 75 Best Albums of 2018 … H&A Cup Round 7 vote to midnight GMT 21/04/20. Last year, our Albums Of The Year poll found seasoned veterans like Low and Yo La Tengo discovering new sonic methods to convey their apprehension and … Similarly, our 2019 survey shows how many of our other core artists have also grappled with ways to articulate their responses to an increasingly tumultuous world. 26 ANGEL OLSEN Psychodrama Titanic Rising SACRED BONES 2 NICK CAVE & THE BAD SEEDS Facebook. Once, they tapped out bookish Afroindie from the confines of a Columbia University dorm room. See which albums are sitting at the top of this year's charts. Ode To Joy Crushing CUPS. “Show me where it hurts,” she whispered at the end of opener “A Lot’s Gonna Change”; you could be forgiven for thinking she was addressing Earth itself. 45 SLEAFORD MODS Despite featuring a number of the scene’s major players – saxophonists Nubya Garcia and Cassie Kinoshi, trumpeter Sheila Maurice-Grey, trombonist Rosie Turton and more – it never felt like anyone was queuing up for a solo, instead striving to fashion a supremely harmonious blend of ’70s astral jazz and contemporary global flavours. Post-punk’s not dead! WEIRD WORLD As he sang, “It’s a long way to find peace of mind” – but it was a journey that enriched us all. The Hold Steady - Boys and Girls in America 8. Pinterest. MELODIC Featured peformers: Allan Jones (compiler), Marc Jones (design), Mick Meikleham (production), Tom Pinnock (production), Andrew Thompson (aka_text {mastering engineer} role_id 1310.aka_text). A continuation of his work rather than a reinvention, this is a stately, sophisticated set of country-rock songs, the likes of “This Is Far From Over” certainly a match for those of his songwriting idols. It paid off: I Am Easy To Find continued The National’s uninterrupted creative trajectory. DOMINO 2019 found Minneapolis-based singer/rapper Melissa Viviane Jefferson propelling her whipsmart rhymes, bodypositive message and occasional flute solos into the mainstream, with third album Cuz I Love You reaching the Billboard Top 5. 47 NÉRIJA Will Oldham has been busy over the last decade, reworking his own catalogue and paying homage to his heroes. A remarkable turnaround for Britain’s scuzziest band, who’d previously lost their way attempting to live up to their dissolute reputation. “My childhood was small/But I’m gonna be BIG!” The opening declaration of Fontaines DC singer Grian Chatten is alive with the irrepressible momentum of the young band going places. RCA re-issued the album in February 1980, with the song "Gimme Some Lovin'" removed from the album.Uncut was produced by Jack Lavin.. With the group originally intended as a studio-only outfit, Joseph E, Tom S and Tom P paid painstaking attention to the eight songs on Incidental Music, carving their sparkling electronic rock with one eye on New Order and the other on Berlin-era Bowie. Uncut's year end lists & more. The results were often gloriously catchy – the Springsteen-esque “Seventeen” – though elsewhere songs like “Jupiter 4” evoked the pulsing drones of Suicide and the dissonant hiss of “Memorial Day” shared the corrosive atmospherics of Low’s Double Negative. 33 THE RACONTEURS 19 PETER PERRETT Three years on, their second, larger record expands on that initial promise. The lush orchestrations and ambitious, sophisticated arrangements felt closer to ’60s West Coast folk-pop than Springsteen’s usual beat. Under Kurt Wagner’s tutelage, Lambchop are an object lesson in how a band can evolve gracefully. Lewis’s fourth solo album evoked the expensive sounds of prime Fleetwood Mac, and featured some of the finest players of that hallowed era, from Ringo Starr and Jim Keltner to Benmont Tench and Don Was. 43 WH LUNG The songs were bleak narratives and lingering pen-portraits of fading actors, injured stuntmen and jaded lovers ruminating on their unhappy lot. 6 JOAN SHELLEY dBpm James Murphy has taken a lot from Manchester’s musical heritage, but WH Lung reversed the flow with their strong debut album. Robert Plant and Alison Krauss - Raising Sand 5. 49 STEPHEN MALKMUS Despite a troubled gestation, Groove Denied turned out to be a laidback triumph: its laptop production was hazily vintage, reminiscent of early Cabaret Voltaire and Human League, while its inspired tracklisting gradually took the listener from machine-tooled abstraction to more traditional, guitar-based songs. UPSET THE RHYTHM Uncut’s Best New Albums Of 2020. Strings wash, choirs purr, and the balance of analogue and electronic – overseen by Kiwanuka, Brian “Danger Mouse” Burton and hip-hop multiinstrumentalist Inflo – was expertly maintained. Check the promo clips of the singer putting the bins out and walking disdainfully around the neighbourhood of Eton College itself. Here, industrial synths and scything avant-garde string arrangements collided to bring a dramatic, gothic grandeur to Olsen’s ruminations on lost love and emotional isolation. Horizon FILM & TV. IMPULSE! More impressive, though, is how Aggs’ guitar flourishes and the sparing use of sax and piano make it all more than the sum of its parts. 4 THE COMET IS COMING No Home Record 1: Weyes blood: Titanic rising: 2019: 2: Nick Cave and the Bad seeds: Ghosteen: 2019: 3: Purple mountains: Purple mountains: 2019: 4: Comet is coming: Trust in the lifeforce of the deep mystery: 2019: 5: Lana del Rey: In take 272 (januari 2020) verscheen het overzicht van 2019 . Effusive sax breaks from Sunwatchers’ Jeff Tobias sealed the deal. JAGJAGUWAR The result, mostly written in isolation in the Lake District while Le Bon was studying furniture-making, was a slow-burning triumph, a grower that took many listens to reveal its enigmatic, intoxicating centre. The year’s pop phenomenon, courtesy of “Bad Guy” – a record of such creepy delivery and intention it threatened to darken the skies at a radiant Glastonbury – Eilish had no problem extending her vision to a full album. Cuz I Love You SUB POP “Day to day, I’m neck and neck with giving in.” We know now that oblivion won. 13 OH SEES Uncut. Inferno View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the 2012 Cardboard Sleeve CD release of The Best Of 2012 (15 Tracks From Uncut's Albums Of The Year) on Discogs. 24 THE SPECIALS I Made A Place, however, is something else: his first collection of new, selfpenned songs since 2011’s Wolfroy Goes To Town. 5 LANA DEL REY While they match fellow Dubliners Fontaines DC for fire and fury, The Murder Capital processed their anger through a more angular post-punk sound on their debut album. Like The River Loves The Sea Robert Wyatt - Comicopera 7. PARTISAN Therefore, ... Uncut: 75 Best Albums of 2018. How about this from beyond the grave – work put together sensitively by Cohen’s son Adam? The White Stripes - Icky Thump 9. TAK:TIL H&A Archive. For the front cover of Titanic Rising, Mering submerged an entire bedroom, complete with teddy bear and laptop. 40 VAMPIRE WEEKEND Once in a lifetime… Presenting the Ultimate Music Guide to the arty, unparalleled Talking Heads. 32 KIM GORDON MUSIC. Classic interviews, in-depth new album reviews, essential news stories, live reviews, films, DVDs and much more. His first album, High Top Mountain, was a traditional country effort – but since then he has moved away from heartlandcourting endeavours. Subscribe to Uncut today and never miss an issue. See which albums are sitting at the top of this year's charts. Full of beguiling melodies, affecting lyrics, sharp playing, rich arrangements and sympathetic production, Kiwanuka confidently delivered multiple pleasures. EXTREME EATING Dogrel A change of pace from the sturm und drang of the E Street Band, the longdelayed Western Stars found Springsteen at his most autumnal and meditative. Her 2016 LP, A Front Row Seat To Earth, had begun to consider our planet’s fate; but the themes that recur in Titanic Rising proved to be weighty: climate emergency, the decline of natural resources and the struggle to find emotional connection in an increasingly technological world. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the 2012 Jewel Case CD release of The Best Of 2012 (15 Tracks From Uncut's Albums Of The Year) on Discogs. DOMINO 29 TRASH KIT Author: ijkidd. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the 2010 Cardboard Sleeve CD release of Best Of 2010 (15 Tracks From Uncut's Albums Of The Year) on Discogs. A slim but essential volume. The debut album by this Domino-signed ‘supergroup’ exemplified why the new wave of British jazz has been such a breath of fresh air. Sound & Fury From the nervy minimalism of their debut to the... 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