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BDWPS Podcast #40

In this month’s podcast we focus on some of the best metal albums to come out in the past few months. You’ll hear new tracks from Chelsea Wolfe, Deafheaven, Myrkur, High On Fire, Windhand, and Locrian. I also discuss the documentary “Alive Inside” and contemplate the future of the Bob Dylan song tradition to finish off each episode. You can listen to the episode HERE or you can subscribe to the podcast on iTunes or Stitcher (search: BDWPS). Podomatic has also recently released an app that allows you to listen to the episodes that is worth checking out.

Tracklist:

Chelsea Wolfe “Carrion Flowers”
Deafheaven “Brought to the Water”
Myrkur “Jeg Er Guden, I Er Tjenerne”
High On Fire “The Falconist”
Windhand “Crypt Key”
Locrian “The Future of Death”
Ciroth Ungol “I’m Alive”
Candlemass “All Along the Watchtower”

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Top 40 Albums of 2013 (1-20)

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(Check out 40-21 HERE)

As I came to my conclusive final ordering of albums, I couldn’t help but feel like my list differed from the norm. You’ll find familiar faces like Arcade Fire and Vampire Weekend, but many of the albums that ended up surfacing near the top are absent from all the major lists I’ve perused in the past few weeks.  Does this mean I’m out of touch or that I’ve become such an outsider that I can’t connect with the mainstream? I hope not. Those albums you find on this list that you’ve never seen included on other lists are not my attempt at being different, rather, they are albums that fell through the cracks by the major outlets and deserve a listen from anyone who still appreciates “the album” as a work of art. The BDWPS.com mission statement of “guiding you down the path less traveled” is truer than ever in 2013.

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BDWPS Podcast #21

With the end of 2013 just ahead, buckle in for an epic playlist. On this month’s episode you’ll be taken through nine great tracks that will help you gear up for the upcoming year end lists here at BDWPS.com. Check it out HERE or subscribe on iTunes (Keyword: BDWPS).

Playlist:

Grooms “I Think We’re Alone Now” 
Mutual Benefit “Advanced Falconry” 
Arcade Fire “Normal Person” 
Moonface “Barbarian” 
Destroyer “El Rito” 
Windhand “Evergreen” 
Girls Against Boys “Let’s Get Killed” 
Future of the Left “The Real Meaning of Christmas” 
Dylan and the Dead “Slow Train”

 

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BDWPS Podcast: Episode #15

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On this month’s podcast we take a look at some of the albums that didn’t make the cut for my “Top Albums of 2013 (So Far..)” that I will be posting next week. Here are some of the songs you’ll be hearing:

Low “The Plastic Cup” 
The Men “Half Angel, Half Light” 
Sam Amidon “My Old Friend” 
Windhand “Amaranth” 
Thee Oh Sees “Minotaur” 
Wire “Doubles and Trebles” 
Roky Erickson “Goodbye Sweet Dreams” 
Bob Dylan “On the Road”

Listen here (don’t forget to subscribe on iTunes, keyword- BDWPS):

http://bdwps.podomatic.com/entry/2013-06-07T19_16_36-07_00

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