50 + 5 songs from 2009

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  1. Simian Mobile Disco – Bad Blood
  2. Phoenix – 1901
  3. Girls – Hellhole Ratrace
  4. The Gossip – Heavy Cross
  5. Miike Snow – Animal
  6. Röyksopp – The Girl and the Robot
  7. Miike Snow – Black & Blue
  8. Yuksek – Tonight
  9. Grizzly Bear – Two Weeks
  10. La Roux – In For The Kill
  11. Yeah Yeah Yeahs – Zero
  12. Animal Collective – My Girls
  13. Yeah Yeah Yeahs – Heads Will Roll
  14. Feist and Ben Gibbard – Train Song
  15. The Dead Weather – Treat me Like your Mother
  16. MSTRKRFT – Heartbreaker f. John Legend
  17. Girls – Lust For Life
  18. Silversun Pickups – Panic Switch
  19. Peaches – Show Stopper
  20. Little Boots – Stuck On Repeat
  21. Passion Pit – The Reeling
  22. Pete Yorn & Scarlett Johansson – Relator
  23. Silversun Pickups – It’s Nice To Know You Work Alone
  24. La Roux – Bulletproof
  25. Discovery – Swing Tree
  26. White Lies – Death
  27. Brakes – Two Shots
  28. Calvin Harris – Ready For the Weekend
  29. DatA – Rapture
  30. Datarock – Dance!
  31. Hot Chip – Take it In
  32. Metric – Help I’m Alive
  33. Sparklehorse – Everytime I’m With You (feat. Jason Lytle)
  34. Matt & Kim – Daylight
  35. Vitalic – Your Disco Song
  36. Brakes – Don’t take me Space(man)
  37. Jamie Cullum – Don’t Stop The Music
  38. Peter Bjorn & John – Nothing to Worry About
  39. Atlas Sound – Walkabout (with Noah Lennox)
  40. The Very Best (feat. Ezra Koenig) – Warm Heart of Africa
  41. Dananananaykroyd – Some Dresses
  42. Zoot Woman – Live in My Head
  43. The Decemberists – A Bower Scene
  44. The Horrors – Who Can Say
  45. The xx – Crystalised
  46. Deadmau5 – Ghost n Stuff
  47. Camera Obscura – French Navy
  48. Little Boots – Meddle
  49. Röyksopp – Happy Up Here
  50. Annie – Songs Remind Me of You

    5 more just for kicks:

  51. Animal Collective – What Would I Want? Sky
  52. Foge Foge Bandido – Fora de combate
  53. Florence + The Machine – Girl With One Eye
  54. DatA – One In a Million
  55. Tiga – Beep Beep Beep

And that’s it for two double oh nine, see you next year!

Best of 2009 in music

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Just like last year, I scanned my last.fm yearly top to enumerate the records that I loved the most. I think 2009 wasn’t a great year in music, but there were some new good things popping out. So here’s my list:

  • Phoenix – Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix
  • Animal Collective – Merriweather Post Pavilion
  • Miike Snow – Miike Snow
  • Gossip – Music for Men
  • The Decemberists – The Hazards of Love
  • Grizzly Bear – Veckatimest
  • Yeah Yeah Yeahs –  It’s Blitz!
  • Jay Farrar and Benjamin Gibbard – One Fast Move or I’m Gone: Kerouac’s Big Sur
  • Röyksopp – Junior
  • Silversun Pickups – Swoon
  • Metric – Fantasies
  • The Legendary Tigerman – Femina
  • Passion Pit – Manners
  • Atlas Sound – Logos
  • Brakes – Touchdown
  • Marcelo Camelo – Sou
  • Lhasa – Lhasa
  • The xx – xx
  • Girls – Album
  • White Lies – To Lose My Life
  • La Roux – La Roux
  • Sparklehorse – Dark Night of the Soul
  • Yuksek – Away From The Sea
  • The Horrors – Primary Colours
  • dR.estranhoamor – os crimes de dR.estranhoamor e outras estórias