Kanye West - VH1 Storytellers [Def Jam]
January 12, 2010:

Ben Kweller - “Sawdust Man” [Bloodshot]
Blockhead - The Music Scene [Ninja Tune]
Bouncing Souls - Ghosts on The Boardwalk [Chunksaah Records]
Gil Scott Heron - I’m New Here [XL Recordings]
Jason Boesel - Hustler’s Son [Team Love Records]
Laura Veirs - July Flame [Raven Marching Band Records]
Malakai - Ugly Side Of Love [Domino Records]
Nana Grizol - Ruth [Orange Twin Records]
Nick Cave & Warren Ellis - The Road [Soundtrack] [Mute Records]
Ok Go - Of the Blue Colour of the Sky [Capitol]
Ólöf Arnalds - Við og Við [One Little Indian]
Owen Pallett - Heartland [Domino Records]
Ringo Starr - Y Not [Hip-O Records]
Shlohmo - Shlomoshun Deluxe [FoF Music]
Vampire Weekend - Contra [XL]
Woodpigeon - Die Stadt Muzikanten [Boompa]
January 18, 2010:

Various Artists - Elevator Music, Vol. 1 [Fabric]
Various Artists - Pop Ambient 2010 [Kompakt]
January 19, 2010:

Bigbang - Edendale [Grandsport Records]
The Coal Porters - Durango [Prima Records]
Cold War Kids - Behave Yourself [EP] [Downtown Records]
Editors - In This Light And On This Evening [Fader]
Eels - End Times [Vagrant]
Fredrik - Trilogi [Kora Records]
The Hot Rats - Turn Ons [Fat Possum]
Lindstrøm & Christabelle - Real Life Is No Cool [Smalltown Supersound]
Major Stars - Return to Form [Drag City]
Motion City Soundtrack - My Dinosaur Life [Columbia]
Red Krayola With Art & Language -
RJD2 - The Colossus [Electrical Connections]
Sharem Jey - Army of Men [King Kong Records]
Spoon - Transference [Merge]
Surfer Blood - Astro Coast [Kanine]
January 26, 2010:

Animal Collective - Campfire Songs [Reissue] [Paw Tracks]
Basia Bulat - Heart Of My Own [Rough Trade]
Beach House - Teen Dream [Sub Pop]
Blue Rodeo - The Things We Left Behind [Warner]
Charlotte Gainsbourg - IRM [Because]
Cars & Trains - The Roots, The Leaves [Fake Four Inc.]
Cave In - Planets of Old [Hydra Head]
Celtic Woman - Songs from the Heart [Manhattan Records]
Citay - Dream Get Together [Dead Oceans]
Clipd Beaks - To Realize [Lovepump United]
City Light - Burned Out Light [Banter Records]
Corinne Bailey Rae - Sea [Capitol Records]
David Bowie - A Reality Tour [ISO]
Day Of Fire - Losing All [Razor & Tie]
Dinowalrus - % [Kanine]
Four Tet - There Is Love In You [Domino Records]
Fucked Up - Couple Tracks [Matador Records]
GDP - Realistic Expectations [Division East]
Gigi - Maintenant [Tomlab]
Harvey Milk - Harvey Milk [Hydra Head]
Home - Seventeen [Jagjaguwar]
The Houston Brothers - The Archer [Chocolate Lab Records]
Infinite Body - Carve Out the Face of My God [Post Present Medium]
Ihsahn - After [Candlelight Records]
John Vanderslice - D.I.A.L.O. 7″ [Dead Oceans]
Kevin Barker [of Vetiver] - You and Me [Gnomonsong]
KRS-One - Playlist: The Very Best of KRS-One [Jive]
Lady Antebellum - Need You Know [Capitol Nashville]
Leif Vollebekk - Inland [Nevado Records]
Locksley - Be in Love [Wicked Cool]
Los Campesinos! - Romance Is Boring [Arts&Crafts]
The Magnetic Fields - Realism [Nonesuch]
Moonface - Dreamland EP: Marimba and Shit-Drums [EP] [Jagjaguwar]
My Brightest Diamond - Shark Remixes [Asthmatic Kitty Records]
Native - Wrestling Moves [Sargent House]
Oh No Ono - Eggs [Friendly Fire]
Patty Griffin - Downtown Church [Credential]
Pit Er Pat - The Flexible Entertainer [Thrill Jockey]
Retribution Gospel Choir - 2 [Sub Pop]
Shining - Blackjazz [Indie Recordings]
The Silent League - ..but you’ve always been the caretaker [Something In Construction]
Spencer Krug [of Sunset Rubdown] - Dreamland EP: Marimba and Shit-Drums [EP] [Jagjaguwar]
Thavius Beck - Dialogue [Mush]
Three 6 Mafia - Laws of Power [Hypnotize Minds]
Various Artists - Casual Victim Pile [Matador Records]
The Victorian English Gentlemens Club - Bored In Belgium 7″ [This Is Fake DIY Records]
VOICEsVOICEs - Origins [Manimal Vinyl]
VV Brown - Travelling Through the Light [EP] [Capitol]
February 2, 2010:

The Album Leaf - A Chorus of Storytellers [Sub Pop]
Alexander Tucker - Grey Onion [Latitudes]
Athlete - Black Swan [Original Signal Recordings]
The Disco Biscuits - Planet Anthem [Diamond Riggs Records]
Jason Yates - Jason Yates [Vapor Records]
The Lost Fingers - Live From Montreal [iTunes only] [SKH Music]
Midlake - Courage of Others [Bella Union]
Nick Jonas and the Administration - Who I Am [Sony Music]
Oy - First Box, Then Walk [Creaked Records]
Pierced Arrows - Descending Shadows [Vice]
Salvador Santana - Keyboard City [Quannum Projects]
The Soft Pack - The Soft Pack [Kemado]
Toro Y Moi - Causers of This [Carpark]
U.S. Girls - Go Grey [Siltbreeze]
We Are Wolves - Invisible Violence [Dare To Care Records]
February 8, 2010:

Sade - Soldier of Love [Epic Records]
February 9, 2010:

Allison Moorer - Crows [Ryko]
AM - Future Sons & Daughters [Filter Recordings]
The Besnard Lakes - “Albatross” 12″ [Jagjaguwar]
Black Noise - Black Noise [Rough Trade]
David Bowie - David Bowie: Deluxe Edition [Decca/Universal]
Ernest Gonzales - Been Meaning To Tell You [FoF Music]
Fear Factory - Mechanize [Candlelight Records]
Galactic - Ya-Ka-May [Anti-]
Hot Chip - One Life Stand [Astralwerks]
Kath Bloom - Thin Thin Line [Caldo Verde]
Laura Gibson & Ethan Rose - Bridge Carols [Holocene Music]
Massive Attack - Heligoland [Virgin Records]
Pantha du Prince - Black Noise [Rough Trade]
Puerto Muerto - Drumming For Pistols [Fire Records]
Redman - Reggie Noble 9 1/2 [Def Jam]
Screaming Females - Singles [EP] [Don Giovanni Records]
Shellshag - Rumors In Disguise [Don Giovanni Records]
Title Tracks - It Was Easy [Ernest Jenning]
The Watson Twins - Talking to You, Talking to Me [Vanguard Records]
Yeasayer - Odd Blood [Secretly Canadian]
You Say Party! We Say Die! - XXXX [Paper Bag Records]
February 15, 2010:

Peter Gabriel - Scratch My Back
February 16, 2010:

Adam Green - Minor Love [Fat Possum]
Ben Sollee & Daniel Martin Moore - Dear Companion [Sub Pop]
Dum Dum Girls - “Jail La La” 7″ [Sub Pop]
Everybody Was In The French Resistance - Fixin’ The Charts, Volume One [Cooking Vinyl]
Field Music - Measure [Memphis Industries]
Juliana Hatfield - Peace And Love [Ye Old Records]
Lightspeed Champion - Life Is Sweet! Nice To Meet You [Domino Records]
Local Natives - Gorilla Manor [Frenchkiss Records]
Man/Miracle - The Shape of Things [Third Culture]
Moon Duo - Escape [Woodsist]
Motion Turns It On - Kaleidoscopic Equinox [Chocolate Lab Records]
The Seven Fields of Aphelion - Periphery [Grapeface Records]
Thee Silver Mt. Zion Memorial Orchestra - Kollaps Tradixionales [Constellation]
Tindersticks - Falling Down a Mountain [Constellation]
Various Artists - Preservation, an Album Benefiting Preservation Hall and Its Music Outreach Program [RED]
Wakey!Wakey! - Almost Everything I Wish I’d Said The Last Time I Saw You… [Family Records]
February 23, 2010:

Ali Farka Toure & Toumani Diabate - Ali and Toumani [Nonesuch Records]
Andrew Belle - The Ladder [Self-Release]
April Smith & The Great Picture Show - Songs For a Sinking Ship [
DJ Babu - The Beat Tape Vol. 2 [Nature Sound Records]
Butch Walker - I Liked It Better When You Had No Heart [Haven Music]
Crime In Stereo - I Was Trying to Describe You to Someone [Bridge Nine]
Daniel Merriweather - Love & War [J-Records]
David Byrne & Fatboy Slim - Here Lives Love [Nonesuch Records]
Efterklang - Magic Chairs [4AD]
Eluvium - Similes [Temporary Residence]
Erykah Badu - New Amerykah, Part II: Return of the Ankh [
Fang Island - Fang Island [Sargent House]
Free Energy - Stuck on Nothing [Astralwerks]
Fyfe Dangerfield - Fly Yellow Moon [Geffen]
Green Go - The Green Go [EP] [EMI]
Groove Armada - Black Light [Cooking Vinyl]
Hayaino Daisuki - The Invincible Gate Mind of The Internal Fire Hell, or Did You Mean Hawaii Daisuki? [Hydra Head]
Holy Miranda - The Magician’s Private Library [XL Recordings]
Lobisomem - Brightest Solids [EP] [Tall Corn]
Martyn - Fabric 50 [Fabric]
N.A.M.B. - BMAN [Monotreme Records]
The New Loud - Can’t Stop Not Knowing [EP] [Self-Release]
Past Lives - Tapestry of Webs [Suicide Squeeze]
Phantom Communique - The Wolf And The Sheep [American Voodoo Records]
Quasi - American Gong [Kill Rock Stars]
Shearwater - The Golden Archipelago [Matador]
Shout Out Louds - Work [Merge]
The Strange Boy - Be Brave [In the Red]
Various Artists - Stroke: Songs for Chris Knox [Merge]
We Are The World - Clay Stones [Manimal Vinyl]
Wolf People - Tidings [Jagjaguwar]
Xasthur - Demo 12″ [Hydra Head]
Xiu Xiu - Dear God, I Hate Myself [Kill Rock Stars]
Zeus - Say Us [Arts&Crafts]
March, 2, 2010:

A Weather - Everyday Balloons [Team Love Records]
AutoKratz - Animal [The Hours]
Becca - ALIVE! [Sony Music Independent Network]
Delerium - Remixed: The Definitive Collection [Nettwerk]
Jaguar Love - TBD [Fat Possum]
Jamie Foxx - Body [J-Records]
Mumford & Sons - Sigh No More [Glassnote Records]
Natalie Merchant - Leave Your Sleep [Nonesuch]
Rogue Wave - Permalight [Bushfire]
The Ruby Suns - Fight Softly [Sub Pop]
Shy Child - Liquid Love [Wall of Sound]
Tahiti Boy & The Palmtree Family - Good Children Go To Heaven [Third Side]
These New Puritans - Hidden [Domino Records]
Usher - Raymond v. Raymond [Jive]
The Whigs - In The Dark [ATO Records]
March 9, 2010:

Aloha - Home Acres [Polyvinyl]
The Besnard Lakes - The Besnard Lakes Are the Roaring Night [Jagjaguwar]
Black Rebel Motorcycle Club - Beat The Devil’s Tattoo [Abstract Dragon]
Broken Bells - Broken Bells [Columbia Records]
The Bundles - The Bundles [K Records]
Frightened Rabbit - The Winter of Mixed Drinks [FatCat Records]
Gorillaz - Plastic Beach [EMI]
Jason Collett - Rat A Tat Tat [Arts & Crafts]
Jessie Murphy in the Woods - Eight Belles [Rex Records]
jj - jj nº 3 [Secretly Canadian]
Liars - Sisterworld [Mute Records]
Miles Kurosky - The Desert of Shallow Effects [Majordomo Records]
The Morning Benders - Big Echo [Rough Trade]
Ortolan - Time On A String [Sounds Familyre]
Ted Leo & the Pharmacists - The Brutalist Bricks [Matador Records]
Titus Andronicus - The Monitor [XL Recordings]
March 16, 2010:

Drive-By Truckers - The Big To-Do [ATO Records]
Freelance Whales - Weathervanes [Frenchkiss Records]
Gin Wigmore and the Cardinals - Holy Smoke [Universal Motown]
One For The Team - Ghosts [Afternoon Records]
The White Stripes - White Stripes: Under Great White Northern Lights [Third Man]
March 22, 2010:

Galaxie 500 - On Fire (Special Edition) [Reissue] [Domino UK]
Galaxie 500 - This Is Our Music (Special Edition) [Reissue] [Domino UK]
Galaxie 500 - Today (Special Edition) [Reissue] [Domino UK]
March 23, 2010:

Bettie Serveert - Pharmacy of Love [Second Motion Records]
The Dillinger Escape Plan - Option Paralysis [Party Smasher]
Goldfrapp - Head First [Mute Records]
Jónsi Birgisson [of Sigur Rós] - Go [XL Recordings]
Marco Polo & Ruste Juxx - The eXXecution [Duck Down Records]
Six Gallery - Breakthroughs In Modern Art [Superball Music]
She & Him - Volume Two [Merge]
March 30, 2010:

Dum Dum Girls - I Will Be [Sub Pop]
The Living Sisters - Love to Live [Vanguard]
The Revere - The Great City [Rock Ridge Music]


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