Matt Durrant

I run around, I read bad books, I take pictures on my phone and some videos.
I sometimes try to make electronic music
Here are my favourite albums (which I'm buying on vinyl).
Contact me on WhatsApp. I largely ignore email and Facebook.

50 Favourite Albums of 2009

My favourite albums as determined by my Spotify account (source code).

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RankAlbumTracks
1.
90%
Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix
Phoenix
2009
1. Lisztomania
2. 1901
3. Fences
4. Love Like a Sunset, Pt. I
5. Love Like a Sunset, Pt. II
6. Lasso
7. Rome
8. Countdown
9. Girlfriend
10. Armistice
2.
67%
jj nº 2
JJ
2009
1. Things Will Never Be The Same Again
2. From Africa To Malaga
3. Ecstasy
4. Are You Still In Vallda?
5. My Love
6. Intermezzo
7. My Hopes And Dreams
8. Masterplan
9. Me & Dean
3.
65%
I Heard it Today
Mr. Lif
2009
1. Welcome To The World
2. What About Us?
3. Breathe
4. Collapse the Walls
5. Folklore
6. Police Brutality (Scene)
7. Gun Fight
8. PNN 1
9. Hatred
10. Homecoming (scene)
11. Head High
12. I Heard It Today
13. The Sun
14. Dawn
4.
62%
BORN LIKE THIS
MF DOOM
2009
1. SUPERVILLAIN (INTRO)
2. GAZZILLION EAR
3. BALLSKIN
4. YESSIR!
5. ABSOLUTELY
6. RAP AMBUSH
7. LIGHTWORKS
8. BATTY BOYZ
9. ANGELZ
10. CELLZ
11. STILL DOPE
12. MICROWAVE MAYO
13. MORE RHYMIN
14. THAT'S THAT
15. SUPERVILLAINZ
16. BUMPY'S MESSAGE
17. THANK YA
5.
56%
Declaration Of Dependence
Kings of Convenience
2009
1. 24-25
2. Mrs. Cold
3. Me In You
4. Boat Behind
5. Rule My World
6. My Ship Isn't Pretty
7. Renegade
8. Power Of Not Knowing
9. Peacetime Resistance
10. Freedom And Its Owner
11. Riot On An Empty Street
12. Second To Numb
13. Scars On Land
6.
46%
Now We Can See
The Thermals
2009
1. When I Died
2. We Were Sick
3. I Let It Go
4. Now We Can See
5. At The Bottom Of The Sea
6. When We Were Alive
7. I Called Out Your Name
8. When I Was Afraid
9. Liquid In, Liquid Out
10. How We Fade
11. You Dissolve
7.
44%
Now We Can See
The Thermals
2009
1. When I Died
2. We Were Sick
3. I Let It Go
4. Now We Can See
5. At The Bottom Of The Sea
6. When We Were Alive
7. I Called Out Your Name
8. When I Was Afraid
9. Liquid In, Liquid Out
10. How We Fade
11. You Dissolve
8.
35%
Junior
Röyksopp
2009
1. Happy Up Here
2. The Girl And The Robot
3. Vision One
4. This Must Be It
5. Royksopp Forever
6. Miss It So Much
7. Tricky Tricky
8. You Don't Have A Clue
9. Silver Cruiser
10. True To Life
11. It's What I Want
9.
33%
New Worlds
Charlotte Hatherley
2009
1. White
2. Alexander
3. Straight Lines
4. New Worlds
5. Firebird
6. Full Circle
7. Little Sahara
8. Colours
9. Cinnabar
10. Wrong Notes
10.
27%
Soul Power
Raashan Ahmad
2009
1. Mobstar Life
2. Move (feat. Aceyalone)
3. Stay
4. Soul Train (feat. Wafeek & Ragen Fykes)
5. Breath (feat. Aima)
6. Lambada
7. Day After Day
8. Celebrate
9. Fairy Tale (feat. Ragen Fykes)
10. Money (feat Alex Newman)
11. Cornbread
12. Patience (feat. D.J. Vajra)
13. Oakland
11.
21%
Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix
Phoenix
2009
1. Lisztomania
2. 1901
3. Fences
4. Love Like A Sunset Part I
5. Love Like A Sunset Part II
6. Lasso
7. Rome
8. Countdown
9. Girlfriend
10. Armistice
1. Lisztomania - Alex Metric Remix
2. Fences - The Softpack Remix
3. 1901 Bo Flex'd - Passion Pit Remix
4. Lasso - Two Door Cinema Club Remix
5. Fences - 25Hrs a Day Remix
6. 1901 - Single version (L'Aiglon RMX)
7. Love Like A Sunset - Turzi Remix
8. Fences - Boombass Remix
9. Lisztomania - Fight For Love / 25Hrs A Day Remix
10. Fences - Friendly Fires Remix
12.
20%
Bonfires on the Heath
The Clientele
2009
1. I Wonder Who We Are
2. Bonfires on the Heath
3. Harvest Time
4. Never Anyone but You
5. Jennifer & Julia
6. Sketch
7. Tonight
8. Share the Night
9. I Know I'll See Your Face
10. Three Month Summers
11. Graven Wood
12. Walking in the Park
13.
19%
Bitte Orca
Dirty Projectors
2009
1. Cannibal Resource
2. Temecula Sunrise
3. The Bride
4. Stillness Is The Move
5. Two Doves
6. Useful Chamber
7. No Intention
8. Remade Horizon
9. Fluorescent Half Dome
14.
17%
Junior
Röyksopp
2009
1. Happy Up Here
2. The Girl and the Robot
3. Vision One
4. This Must Be It
5. Röyksopp Forever
6. Miss It So Much
7. Tricky Tricky
8. You Don't Have a Clue
9. Silver Cruiser
10. True to Life
11. It's What I Want
15.
17%
East Of Eden
Taken By Trees
2009
1. To Lose Someone
2. Anna
3. Watch The Waves
4. Greyest Love Of All
5. Tidens Gång
6. Wapas Karna
7. My Boys
8. Day By Day
9. Bekännelse
16.
13%
Guns Don't Kill People...Lazers Do
Major Lazer
2009
1. Hold The Line
2. When You Hear The Bassline
3. Can't Stop Now
4. Lazer Theme
5. Anything Goes
6. Cash Flow
7. Mary Jane
8. Bruk Out
9. What U Like
10. Keep It Goin' Louder
11. Pon De Floor
12. Baby
13. Jump Up
14. Sound Of Siren
15. Good Enuff - Cash Flow Dub
16. Bruk Out - Buraka Som Sistema Mix
17. Can't Stop Now - Kicks Like A Mule Remix
18. Jump Up - Thom Yorke Remix
17.
13%
Arks Up
Dick Diver
2009
1. Walk for Room
2. Purgatory
3. Princes
4. Tender Years
5. The Keys
6. Biffo
18.
13%
Strobe
deadmau5
2009
1. Strobe - Radio Edit
2. Strobe - Club Edit
3. Strobe - Michael Woods Remix
4. Strobe - Plump DJs Remix
5. Strobe - DJ Marky & S.P.Y Remix
6. Strobe
19.
13%
The Best of Baby D
Baby D
2009
1. Let Me Be Your Fantasy
2. (Everybody's Got to Learn Sometime) I Need Your Loving
3. Destiny
4. Daydreaming
5. Take Me To Heaven
6. Let Me Be Your Fantasy (Live Version)
20.
13%
Yesterday and Today
The Field
2009
1. I Have The Moon, You Have The Internet
2. Everybody´s Got To Learn Sometime
3. Leave It
4. Yesterday and Today
5. The More That I Do
6. Sequenced
21.
13%
Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix
Phoenix
2009
1. Lisztomania
2. 1901
3. Fences
4. Love Like A Sunset Part I
5. Love Like A Sunset Part II
6. Lasso
7. Rome
8. Countdown
9. Girlfriend
10. Armistice
22.
13%
Yesterday And Today
The Field
2009
1. I Have The Moon, You Have The Internet
2. Everybody's Got To Learn Sometime
3. Leave It
4. Yesterday And Today
5. The More That I Do
6. Sequenced
23.
13%
Hard Islands
Nathan Fake
2009
1. The Turtle
2. Basic Mountain
3. Castle Rising
4. The Curlew
5. Narrier
6. Fentiger
24.
12%
Warm Heart Of Africa
The Very Best
2009
1. Yalira
2. Chalo
3. Warm Heart Of Africa
4. Mwazi
5. Nsokoto
6. Angonde
7. Julia
8. Mfumu
9. Ntende Uli
10. Rain Dance
11. Kamphopo
12. Kada Manja
13. Zam’dziko
25.
10%
Conditions
The Temper Trap
2009
1. Love Lost
2. Rest
3. Sweet Disposition
4. Down River
5. Soldier On
6. Fader
7. Fools
8. Resurrection
9. Science of Fear
10. Drum Song
26.
10%
Valentine's Day Massacre: Breakup Songs
Various Artists
2009
1. Love Hurts (Studio Demo)
2. These Boots Are Made For Walkin'
3. Wasting My Time
4. One
5. Just A Friend (Re-Recorded / Remastered)
6. Nothing Compares 2 U
7. Go Away
8. Bang Bang (My Baby Shot Me Down)
9. Every Rose Has Its Thorn
10. Don't Think Twice It's Alright
27.
10%
Blakroc
Blakroc
2009
1. On The Vista
2. Hard Times
3. Dollaz & Sense
4. Why Can’t I Forget Him
5. Stay Off The F*%$#n’ Flowers
6. Ain’t Nothing Like You (Hoochie Coo)
7. Hope You’re Happy
8. Tellin’ Me Things
9. What You Do To Me
10. Done Did It
28.
10%
Darwin Deez
Darwin Deez
2009
1. Constellations
2. Deep Sea Divers
3. The City
4. DNA
5. The Suicide Song
6. Up in the Clouds
7. Bed Space
8. The Bomb Song
9. Radar Detector
10. Bad Day
29.
10%
Insides
Jon Hopkins
2009
1. The Wider Sun
2. Vessel
3. Insides
4. Wire
5. Colour Eye
6. Light Through The Veins
7. The Low Places
8. Small Memory
9. A Drifting Up
10. Autumn Hill
30.
10%
Join The Dots
The Nextmen
2009
1. Join The Dots
2. Round Of Applause
3. Whisper Up
4. The Lion's Den
5. Love Someone
6. Rockets
7. Stay At Home
8. Facts
9. Red Setter
10. So Many Girls
11. Burn
31.
10%
Two Suns
Bat For Lashes
2009
1. Glass
2. Sleep Alone
3. Moon And Moon
4. Daniel
5. Peace Of Mind
6. Siren Song
7. Pearl's Dream
8. Good Love
9. Two Planets
10. Travelling Woman
11. The Big Sleep
32.
10%
Now We Can See
The Thermals
2009
1. When I Died
2. We Were Sick
3. I Let It Go
4. Now We Can See
5. At The Bottom Of The Sea
6. When We Were Alive
7. I Called Out Your Name
8. When I Was Afraid
9. Liquid In, Liquid Out
10. How We Fade
11. You Dissolve
33.
10%
After All
aus
2009
1. Water Paintings - feat. Sylvain Chauveau
2. Vertigo
3. IHI
4. Closed
5. Autoland
6. Fake Five
7. Waltz - feat. Lindsay Anderson
8. Lovers
9. Hero of The Paper Boy - Motoro Faam Remix
10. Middle Most - Ametsub Remix
11. Urum - The World On Higher Downs Remix
34.
10%
xx
The xx
2009
1. Intro
2. VCR
3. Crystalised
4. Islands
5. Heart Skipped a Beat
6. Fantasy
7. Shelter
8. Basic Space
9. Infinity
10. Night Time
11. Stars
35.
10%
Varshons
The Lemonheads
2009
1. I Just Can't Take It Anymore
2. Fragile
3. Layin' Up with Linda
4. Waiting Around to Die
5. Green Fuz
6. Yesterlove
7. Dirty Robot
8. Dandelion Seeds
9. Mexico
10. Hey, That's No Way to Say Goodbye
11. Beautiful
36.
10%
Merriweather Post Pavilion
Animal Collective
2009
1. In The Flowers
2. My Girls
3. Also Frightened
4. Summertime Clothes
5. Daily Routine
6. Bluish
7. Guys Eyes
8. Taste
9. Lion In A Coma
10. No More Runnin
11. Brother Sport
37.
10%
A Collection of Scars and Situations
Yousef
2009
1. Wig
2. In Parliament
3. I Suggest
4. A Moment of Clarity
5. Fun Whore
6. Letter To No-one
7. In All My Numbers
8. Legacy
9. Birthday Thoughts
10. Anti Hero
11. Equilibrium
12. Africa
38.
10%
Bonfires On The Heath
The Clientele
2009
1. I Wonder Who We Are
2. Bonfires On The Heath
3. Harvest Time
4. Never Anyone But You
5. Jennifer & Julia
6. Sketch
7. Tonight
8. Share The Night
9. I Know I'll See Your Face
10. Three Month Summers
11. Graven Wood
12. Walking In The Park
39.
10%
Goodbye Jumbo
World Party
2009
1. Is it Too Late?
2. Way Down Now
3. When The Rainbow Comes
4. Put The Message In The Box
5. Ain't Gonna Come Till I'm Ready
6. And I Fell Back Alone
7. Take it Up
8. God On My Side
9. Show Me To The Top
10. Love Street
11. Sweet Soul Dream
12. Thank You World
40.
10%
Fever Ray
Fever Ray
2009
1. If I Had A Heart
2. When I Grow Up
3. Dry And Dusty
4. Seven
5. Triangle Walks
6. Concrete Walls
7. Now's The Only Time I Know
8. I'm Not Done
9. Keep The Streets Empty For Me
10. Coconut
11. Stranger Than Kindness
12. Here Before
41.
10%
Ambivalence Avenue
Bibio
2009
1. ambivalence avenue
2. jealous of roses
3. all the flowers
4. fire ant
5. haikuesque (when she laughs)
6. sugarette
7. lovers’ carvings
8. abrasion
9. s’vive
10. the palm of your wave
11. cry! baby!
12. dwrcan
42.
10%
A Strange Arrangement
Mayer Hawthorne
2009
1. Prelude
2. A Strange Arrangement
3. Just Ain't Gonna Work Out
4. Maybe So, Maybe No
5. Your Easy Lovin' Ain't Pleasin' Nothin'
6. I Wish It Would Rain
7. Make Her Mine
8. One Track Mind
9. The Ills
10. Shiny & New
11. Let Me Know
12. Green Eyed Love
43.
10%
I Feel Cream
Peaches
2009
1. Serpentine (I Don't Give A... Part 2)
2. Talk To Me
3. Lose You
4. More
5. Billionaire
6. I Feel Cream
7. Trick Or Treat
8. Show Stopper
9. Mommy Complex
10. Mud
11. Relax
12. Take You On
44.
10%
Three Fact Fader
Engineers
2009
1. Clean Coloured Wire
2. Sometimes I Realise
3. International Dirge
4. Helped By Science
5. Brighter As We Fall
6. Hang Your Head
7. Crawl from the Wreckage
8. Three Fact Finder
9. Song for Andy
10. Emergency Room
11. The Fear has Gone
12. Be What You Are
13. What Pushed Us Together
45.
10%
For Long Tomorrow
toe
2009
1. Everything Is Here, It Can Be Said That Nothing Is Here, Too.
2. Vanishing Point And Whistle
3. After Image
4. Esoteric
5. Say It Ain't So
6. Two Moons
7. Can't Hear Mosquitone Any More #1
8. Can't Hear Mosquitone Any More #2
9. Last Night
10. Goodbye
11. You Go
12. Our Next Movement
13. Long Tomorrow
46.
10%
Cruel Intentions
Simian Mobile Disco
2009
1. Cruel Intentions - Single Version
2. Cruel Intentions - Single Version - Instrumental
3. Cruel Intentions - Joker Dub
4. Cruel Intentions - Joker Remix
5. Cruel Intentions - Greg Wilson re-edit
6. Cruel Intentions - Heartbreak's Slow Action remix
7. Cruel Intentions - Heartbreak's Minimal Dub remix
1. Cruel Intentions - Maurice Fulton remix
2. Cruel Intentions - DJ Pierre Mix – Vocal
3. Cruel Intentions - DJ Pierre Mix – Dub
4. Cruel Intentions - Space Cave 12” Dub
5. Cruel Intentions - Space Cave 12” Mix
6. Cruel Intentions - Space Cave 12” Instrumental
47.
10%
Exotic On The Speaker
Soulico
2009
1. El Nur (feat. Ghostface Killah, Saz & Tomer Yosef)
2. Exotic on the Speaker (feat. Rye Rye)
3. Pitom Banu (feat. Axum)
4. Put Em Up (feat. Lyrics Born & Axum)
5. DarboukaTron
6. SOS (feat. Pigeon John & Ceci Bastida)
7. Politrix (feat. Del The Funky Homosapien)
8. Come Back (feat. Onili)
9. Avood Meahava (feat. Oren Barzilay)
10. We Keep On (feat. Rebel Sun & Soul-J)
11. Queen of Hearts (feat. MC Zulu)
12. Bo Be Easy (feat. Axum & C.Le)
13. 1000 Nights (feat. Ravid Kahalni)
48.
10%
The Very Best Things [1995-2008]
Filter
2009
1. Hey Man Nice Shot - 2009 Remastered Version
2. Welcome to the Fold - Radio Edit; 2009 Remastered Version
3. Jurassitol - 2009 Remastered Version
4. (Can't You) Trip Like I Do - 2009 Remastered Version
5. Take a Picture - Radio Edit; 2009 Remastered Version
6. Soldiers of Misfortune - 2009 Remastered Version
7. Where Do We Go from Here
8. Dose - 2009 Remastered Version
9. I'm Not the Only One - 2009 Remastered Version
10. Skinny - 2009 Remastered Version
11. One - 2009 Remastered Version
12. The Best Things - 2009 Remastered Version
13. The Only Way (Is the Wrong Way) - 2009 Remastered Version
14. Thanks Bro - 2009 Remastered Version
49.
9%
May You Never - The Very Best Of John Martyn
John Martyn
2009
1. May You Never
2. Solid Air
3. Bless The Weather
4. Sweet Little Mystery
5. Head And Heart
6. Don't Want To Know
7. John The Baptist
8. Over The Hill
9. Spencer The Rover
10. Fairy Tale Lullaby
11. Couldn't Love You More
12. Over The Rainbow
13. Sunshine's Better - Talvin Singh remix
14. Small Hours
15. Singin' In The Rain
50.
9%
Tommy Boy Fitness Presents Sweat [Continuous DJ Mix by Cajjmere Wray]
Various Artists
2009
1. Never [Past Tense] - feat. Tina Arena [Radio Edit]
2. It's You - JJ Flores Remix Radio Edit
3. Touch It - Radio Edit
4. My, My, My - Radio Edit
5. Some Lovin' - Peter Rauhofer Radio
6. Rock This Party (Everybody Dance Now) - Remix 2007
7. Make Your Move - Radio Edit
8. The Way I Do - Remix Radio Edit
9. Automatic - Tikaro, J. Louis & Ferran Remix 1.0 Radio
10. Make a Move On Me - Original Radio Edit
11. Push the Feeling On - Rosabel Club Mix
12. The Need to Be Naked - Thunderpuss Radio Edit
13. Body [Reach Out] - Radio Edit
14. Talk 2 Me - K-Klass Radio Edit
15. Resurection - Radio Edit