17th December, 2013

MusicNSW’s Favourite Releases of 2013

Being the impassioned music lovers we are, naturally we have kept our ear to the ground when NSW musicians and bands released new records. Recently we embarked on a listening party in the office, and compiled a list of our favourite releases by NSW-based artists in 2013. Here are the results (in no particular order):

Top 10 Favourite Releases 

Black Vanilla – Black on Black on Black (LISTEN)
Jagwar Ma – Howlin’ (LISTEN)
Unity Floors – Exotic Goldfish Blues (LISTEN)
Gardland – Syndrome Syndrome (LISTEN)
Four Door – Self Titled 12″ (LISTEN)
Cloud Control – Dream Cave (LISTEN)
Spit Syndicate – Sunday Gentlemen (LISTEN)
Kirin J Callinan – Embracism (LISTEN)
Love Chants – Self Titled 12″ EP (LISTEN)
The Preatures – Is This How You Feel EP (LISTEN)

Honourable Mentions 

Bed Wettin’ Bad Boys – Ready For Boredom (LISTEN)
Raw Prawn –  None Left 7″ (LISTEN)
Horrorshow – King Amongst Many (LISTEN)
Housewives – Self Titled 7″ (LISTEN)
Palms – Step Brothers (LISTEN)

Which NSW-based album releases makes your ‘Best Of’ list this year? Share your picks with us on Twitter @musicnsw