NSA’s Top 25 Albums of 2014


 


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25. Jesse Boykins III – Love Apparatus (Jesse Boykins III Music) (electronic, soul, USA)


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24. Goat – Commune (Rocket Recording) (experimental, Sweden)


jessietoughlove23. Jessie Ware – Tough Love (Island Records) (electronic pop, UK)


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22. Onuka – Misto (Enjoy Records) (electronic pop, Ukraine)

Mr.-Twin-Sister-608x60821. Mr Twin Sister – Blush (Twin Group) (indie pop)


francois-atlas-mountains-piano-ombre20. Frànçois & The Atlas Mountains – Piano Ombre (Domino Recordings) (indie rock, Uk)


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19. Foxygen – … and The Star Power (alternative, indie rock, psychedelic rock, USA)


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18. Snowbird – Moon (Bella Union) (alternative pop) (US/UK)


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17. Hercules & Love Affair – The Feast of Broken Heart (Moshi Moshi Records) (dance, house, USA)


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16. Skalpel – Transit (electronic, sampled, jazz, Poland)


 

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15. FKA Twigs – LP1 (electronic, soul, urban, UK)


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14. Hundred Waters – The Moon Rang Like A Bell (folk, electronic, indie, USA)


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13. Wooky – Montjuïc (electronic, techno, Spain)


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12. Aphex Twin – Syro (electronic, techno, UK)


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11. Curtis Harding – Soul Love (Burger Records) (garage rock, soul, USA)


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10. Tycho – Awake (electronic, ambient, USA)


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9. Katherine – Magnum (house, pop, France) [listen here]


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8. Jungle – Jungle (indie, urban, UK)  [listen here]


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7. Real Estate – Atlas [listen] (indie rock, USA)


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6. Król – Nielot (indie pop, Poland)


 

beckmorningphase5. Beck – Morning Phase [listen here] (alternative, USA)


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4. Sébastian Tellier – L’aventura (electronic pop, France)


 

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3. Gus Gus – Mexico (house, electronic, pop, Island)


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2. Sinkane – Mean Love (DFA/City Slang) [listen here]

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1. Caribou – Our Love (City Slang)

(electronic, Canada) [listen]


Honorable Mentions:

Little Dragon – Nabuma Rubberband

Deerhoof – La Isla Bonita

Andy Stott – Faith In Strangers

Thom Yorke – Tomorrow’s Modern Boxes

Jerz Igor – Mała Płyta

Music Go Music – Impressions

Smashing Pumpkins – Momuments To Elegy

Lykke Li – I Never Learn

Chromeo – White Women

Wye Oak – Shriek

Chet Faker – Built on Glass

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Top 100 Tracks of 2014 according to NoSnobsAllowed Part 4 (25-11)


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25. Pustki – Lepiej Osobno (from Safari LP) [listen here]


 

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24. Tensnake & Jacques Lu Cont feat Jamie Lidell – Feel Of Love


23. Ibeyi – River (from Oya EP)


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22. Tom Vek – Broke (from Luck) [read the original post here]


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21. Steed Lord – Curtain Call


 

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20. Jesse Boykins III – Plain [read the original post here]


19. Gus Gus – God Application (from Mexico) [listen]


18. Vic Mensa – Down On My Luck


 

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17. Sondre Lerche – Sentimentalist (from Please)


 16. The Juan Maclean – Get Down (With My Love) (from In A Dream) [original post here]


 

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15. Tycho – Montana (from Awake) [original post here] [listen]


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14. Danny Brown – Smokin & Drinkin

13. Bipolar Sunshine – Deckchairs On The Moon [original post here]


 

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12. Sébastien Tellier – L’adulte


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11. Little Dragon – Klapp Klapp [original post here]

 

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Top 25 Remixes of 2014


Welcome to the annual best remixes countdown with NoSnobsAllowed. Enjoy this year’s selection.

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 25. Kelis – Runnin’ (Machinedrum Remix)


24. Rainy Milo – ’bout you (Tall Black Guy Remix)


23. Cerrone – Music of Life (Alan Braxe Remix)


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Woodkid

22. Pharell – Happy (Woodkid’s Sad Version)


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CFCF

 21. Dan Bodan – Romeo (CFCF Bonus Groove Remix) (available as a free download here)


 

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Jaded Inc.

20. Little Dragon – Paris (Jaded Inc. Remix)


 

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19. Kasper Bjørke – Rush (Brynjolfun Remix)


 

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17. We Were Evergreen – Daughters (Erol Sabadosh Remix)


 16. Lana Del Rey – West Coast (Dan Auerbach Radio Edit) [listen]


 15. HAIM – If I Could Change Your Mind (Cerrone Remix) (can be found in Remix selection box vol 24)


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14. Caribou – Our Love (Daphni Remix)


13. Kyla La Grange – Cut Teeth (Hackman Remix)


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The Twelves (photo by Jorge Navoa)

12. Pompeya – Does (The Twelves Remix)


  11. Blood Orange – Uncle A/C/E (Kindness Remix feat Robert Owens) (can be found in Remix selection box vol 24)


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Movement

10. Haim – My Song 5 (Movement Remix)


9. Jesse Glynn – Right Here (Skreamix)


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8. Future Islands – Seasons (Waiting on You) (BADBADNOTGOOD Reinterpretation)


7. Tove Styrke – Even If I’m Loud It Doesn’t Mean I’m Talking To You (RAC Remix) (can be found in NSA’s Remix Selection Box vol 29)

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Larry Gus

6. DID – Skills (Larry Gus Remix) (can be found in the Remix Selection Box vol 29)

5. Chasing Kurt – From The Inside (Henrik Schwartz Remix) [original post here]

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Ptaki

4. The Dumplings – Betonowy Las (Ptaki Remix)


 

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Cyril Hahn

3. Jessie Ware – Tough Love (Cyril Hahn Remix)


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Schlohmo

2. Haerts – Wings (Schlohmo Remix)


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YACHT

1. Mr Little Jeans – Good Mistake (YACHT Remix)

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