The Saturday Alternative – Best of 2018 (So Far)

This week on the Saturday Alternative we looked back over the past six months to revisit some of the best music that 2018 has had to offer. It’s already been a great year for new music and there is lots to dig into below, so have at it!


 

–hour 1—

Everybody’s Coming to My House – David Byrne – American Utopia

Concrete – Shame – Songs Of Praise

For Now – DMA’s – For Now

Plastic Skeletons – Jealous of the Birds

All Wordz Are Made Up – The Voidz – Virtue

The Louder I Call, The Faster It Runs – Wye Oak – The Louder I Call The Faster It Runs

Ancient Names (Part 1) – Lord Huron – Vide Noir

Slowly – Son Lux – Brighter Wounds

Hammer -Tune-Yards – I can feel you creep into my private life

Count It Up – Field Music – Open Here

Little Dark Age – MGMT – Little Dark Age

Fanny Dog – Ty Segall – Freedom’s Goblin

Wings Of Ra – Golden Dawn Arkestra – Children Of The Sun

–hour 2—

The Gift – Wand – Perfume

I’ll Make You Sorry – Screaming Females – All At Once

Wide Awake – Parquet Courts – Wide Awake!

Once In A Lifetime – Angelique Kidjo – Remain in Light

Voyage Libre – Thievery Corporation – Treasures from the Temple

Lemon Glow – Beach House – 7

Rorschach – Typhoon – Offerings

Heard Her – Holy – All These Worlds Are Yours

Pain Killer – Iceage – Beyondless   

Disappointing Diamonds Are the Rarest of Them All – Father John Misty – God’s Favorite Customer

Casanova – Rayland Baxter – Wide Awake

Oom Sha La La – Haley Heynderickx – I Need To Start A Garden

American Guilt – Unknown Mortal Orchestra – Sex & Food

Phoenix – Rhye – Blood

–hour 3—

Home Away From Home (Feat. Laura Darlington) – Cut Chemist – Die Cut

Make Me Feel – Janelle Monae – Dirty Computer

My Boy (Twin Fantasy) – Car Seat Headrest – Twin Fantasy

Why – Animal Flag – Void Ripper

There’s A Light – Jonathan Wilson – Rare Birds

It Keeps Us Dancing – The Family Crest – The War: Act 1

Extraordinary Love – Erika Wennerstrom – Sweet Unknown

Miss You – Born Ruffians – Uncle, Duke & The Chief

Street Fighter Mas – Kamasi Washington

Agree – Polica – Music for the Long Emergency

Pristine – Snail Mail – Lush

How Simple – Hop Along – Bark Your Head Off, Dog

 

 

By |2018-06-09T17:57:23+00:00June 9th, 2018|Categories: The Saturday Alternative|