ElectricMess

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(ElectricMess)

West of the Fields

Best of 2021

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100
tl;dr: an all time favorite (reviewing the LP version, aka the first disc)

I’ve already stressed my love for New Order on here several times so I’ll spare you all my tired explanations I’ve used before. Instead I want to attempt to convey my experience with this band and why they’ve come to mean so damn much to me. Why I currently cite them as my biggest musical inspiration. Why I call Ceremony my favorite single piece of art ever made.

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send this back to 2017 where it belongs
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It’s hard to imagine that the song with a Michael Stipe feature would be anything other than my favorite here, but it’s up against some stiff competition. 2006 alt rock was on something else, man.
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If you’re not paying attention, this will probably seem slow and boring. If you are paying attention, lying down and just letting it wash over you, it’s devastating.
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At least you can’t accuse The Offspring of false advertising because I sure did have a bad time
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Tkay Maidza came through with the most confident and expressive EP of the year. Not that that’s a huge surprise to any who have listened to this series of projects, but Last Year Was Weird, Vol. 3 delivers nonstop hook-filled heat that blurs the lines between, pop, RnB, and hip hop and never fails to delight because of it.

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May 9, 2021
May 9, 2021
hey! what’s your favorite gorillaz song? (for a list)
Apr 18, 2021
I'm nearly finished Twin Peaks The Return and somehow I haven't noticed your profile picture's Dougie Jones
Apr 15, 2021
Hey, I'm doing a community list of songs to hypothetically replace the U.S. National Anthem, would love to hear what your suggestion is and why you think it's deserving of anthem status (you don't need an explanation, but it would be nice :))

link to the list in question: https://www.albumoftheyear.org/user/andiov1/list/42535/replacement-for-the-national-anthem-shortlist/
Mar 27, 2021
Can't wait to see your thoughts on Karma!
Mar 23, 2021
Jade give 2 rides
Mar 20, 2021
mmm coffee
Mar 6, 2021
Love ya dougie jones!
Feb 23, 2021
damn good joe

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