Some of my favorite and most-listened-to music of 2016.
Of particular note was re-discovering the track “Piano” on Talk Talk’s Missing Pieces album, essentially a Mark Hollis solo piano work. Stunning.
(in no particular order)
The Humble Bee Morning Music
This Mortal Coil Dust & Guitars
Bon Iver 22, A Million
Daniel Lanois Goodbye To Language
The National High Violet
Solo Andata In The Lens
Federico Durand Jardin De Invierno
Haux The Bluest Sage
Gareth Dickson Orwell Court
Mark Hollis s/t
Talk Talk Missing Pieces (see note above)
Perfume Genius Put Your Back N 2 It
Sigur Ros Valtari