Staff Picks – Jacob Moss’s top 10 albums of 2012

Jacob Moss joined post-rock about two and a half months ago and is a well accomplished writer who has written a full length book. From Boise, Idaho, he prefers electronic post-rock and lists his favorite bands as Russian Circles, Red Sparowes, GY!BE and 65 Days of Static.

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1. Sigur ros – ‘Valtari’


2. Marriages – ‘Kitsune’

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3. Godspeed you black emperor! – ‘Allelujah! Don’t Bend! Ascend!’

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4. Gravenhurst – ‘Ghost in Daylight’

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5. The American dollar – ‘Awake in the City’

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6. The Walkmen – ‘Heaven’

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7. Mogwai – ‘A Wrenched Virile Lore’

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8. Gifts from Enola ‘A Healthy Fear’


9. Pile – ‘Dripping’

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10. Alt- J – ‘An Awesome Wave’

Long Distance Calling unveil upcoming album artwork, new song

Long Distance Calling — a heavy post-rock band from Germany — have just unveiled the artwork for their upcoming album ‘The Flood Inside’, along with a song from that album, entitled “Ductus”, for free download. See below for the artwork and a link to download “Ductus” (note: downloading requires you to submit your email address).

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Download “Ductus” here: http://www.superballmusic.com/specials/ldc/