I’m trying to do some of the things that have been left for a while, so here’s the latest recap on releases of 2021…
Ha ha…I don’t do lists except on here🤣🤣
OK, I do do lists but not in the sense I started this a coupe of years ago. I post things individually on twitter and Instagram to give the releases space in their own right but I suppose when I put them together in an overview here, they consist of a list 😂😂
…but there’s no preferences, order, rank and that’s what is important to me.
Right…now I’ve got that out of the way here’s the next collection and due to other comitments I am going to continue the icymi non lists for this month of January.
Which brings me to the important bit – Happy New Year and all the Best for 2022 and thanks for sticking around.
And if you can’t find anything on the I Don’t Do Lists , try this collection from A Closer Listen-
If 2020 was the most surreal year in recent memory, 2021 was the runner-up. A rollercoaster of emotion was supplanted by a mountain of malaise. And yet, many artists broke through with the finest albums of their careers. Some of these were direct responses to the world as it was, while others were simply written […]ACL 2021 ~ The Top 20 Albums of the Year — a closer listen
It’s nearing the end of the year and I have just scraped the surface of releases. I might have to continue this as there are too many to miss…
If you still want some listening suggestions, there are some great one’s here –
The natural world existed long before the creation of instruments: music made by wind and waves, birds and beasts. During the pandemic, many people have rediscovered the aural joys of nature: music that is always playing, and that can best be heard without headphones. Field recording artists capture these sounds like others do photographs, and […]ACL 2021 ~ Top Ten Field Recording & Soundscape — a closer listen
So, I’ve just had a little look at some of the Electronic History pages on Instagram and you wouldn’t have thought that there were any women in electronic music / instrument development but did find a few nice posts via Synth History –
Actually, despite being in the middle of a pandemic maelstrom there have been some wonderful releases in 2021 as this next round up shows : )
Here are some more eclectic releases from 2021…