Rondeau’s Top 30 Songs of 2014

In no particular order: “Philosophize In It! Chemicalize With It!” – Kishi Bashi “Salad Days” – Mac DeMarco “Mr Tembo” – Damon Albarn “Repeating Motion” – RAC “Permutations” – Lo-Fang “St. Roch Blues” – Hurray for the Riff Raff “Flying Saucer Blues” – Margot & The Nuclear So and So’s “Gold” – James Vincent McMorrow ...

5 Bands That Snuck By Most In 2012

Every year, a few bands sneak by without making large enough of a splash in the blogosphere to get the limelight they deserve. As the internet continues to grow and the DIY mentality becomes more common, more and more bands go unnoticed. Below is a selection of 5 bands that I think will have regrettably snuck by most in 2012.