Albums Of Note: 2019
Old LP, the long-awaited that dog. reunion album, finally saw release after a few years of delay, and it’s a fantastic return from a great band.
NEON BROWN, the 4AD Records debut of Minneapolis-based Velvet Negroni, is an intoxicating and mellow listening experience from an exciting new talent.
Athens, Georgia’s experimental hip-hop producer Wesdaruler delivered Ocean Drive, his debut album proper. It’s a gorgeous, mellow sonic trip, that requires little effort on the listener’s part and offers a great little chill-out.
Kanye West stunned the world with the release of his gospel album, Jesus Is King. The notorious rapper revisits the faith of his youth, discovers the benefits of living a less worldly and more spiritual life, and in turn produces one of the best albums of the year.