Drowned in Sound (DiS) is a fantastic music space on the web. Based out of the UK, their alternative tastes are right up our alley (find them under favorites on our home page). We love their attention to fans and that they make lots of playlists! Below highlights their best bits of 2012 mixed with other gems. Enjoy!
Paste Magazine recently gave us their 80 best albums of the 1980s. Now they offer up the next chronologically obvious choice, the 90 best albums of the 1990s. The choices are a bit different than you might expect (no Downward Spiral?!). However, there is much to discover in this list of fantastic albums from Victoria William’s Loose (#85) to My Bloody Valentine‘s Loveless (#6). Read the original article here, and check out the albums that Spotify did not carry below. The rest are included in order, and in their entirety.
59. Gillian Welch – Revival (1996)
50. The White Stripes – The White Stripes
43. Built to Spill – There’s Nothing Wrong With Love (1994)
35. Modest Mouse – The Lonesome Crowded West (1997)
30. Mark Heard – Satellite Sky (1992)
27. Vigilantes of Love – Killing Floor (1992)
Dark clubs, bleeding hearts. Reminisce to this 80s alternative dance music playlist by clicking the play button below.
The harder side of 80s dance music in this 80s industrial music playlist. Also called EBM (Electronic Body Music)