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).
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50 Favourite Albums of 2010

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

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RankAlbumTracks
1.
76%
Black Sands
Bonobo
2010
1. Prelude
2. Kiara
3. Kong
4. Eyesdown
5. El Toro
6. We Could Forever
7. 1009
8. All In Forms
9. The Keeper
10. Stay The Same
11. Animals
12. Black Sands
2.
71%
July Flame
Laura Veirs
2010
1. I Can See Your Tracks
2. July Flame
3. Sun Is King
4. Where Are You Driving?
5. Life Is Good Blues
6. Silo Song
7. Little Deschutes
8. Summer Is The Champion
9. When You Give Your Heart
10. Sleeper In The Valley
11. Wide-Eyed, Legless
12. Carol Kaye
13. Make Something Good
3.
65%
Maximum Balloon
Maximum Balloon
2010
1. Groove Me
2. Young Love
3. Absence Of Light
4. If You Return
5. Shakedown
6. Communion
7. Tiger
8. The Lesson
9. Apartment Wrestling
10. Pink Bricks
4.
48%
New Amerykah Part Two: Return Of The Ankh
Erykah Badu
2010
1. 20 Feet Tall
2. Window Seat
3. Agitation
4. Get MuNNY
5. Gone Baby, Don't Be Long
6. Umm Hmm
7. Love
8. You Loving Me (Session)
9. Fall In Love (Your Funeral)
10. Incense
11. Out My Mind, Just In Time
5.
47%
There Is Love in You
Four Tet
2010
1. Angel Echoes
2. Love Cry
3. Circling
4. Pablo's Heart
5. Sing
6. This Unfolds
7. Reversing
8. Plastic People
9. She Just Likes to Fight
6.
46%
Cosmogramma
Flying Lotus
2010
1. Clock Catcher
2. Pickled!
3. Nose Art
4. Intro//A Cosmic Drama
5. Zodiac ****
6. Computer Face//Pure Being
7. ...And The World Laughs With You
8. Arkestry
9. MmmHmm
10. Do The Astral Plane
11. Satelllliiiiiiiteee
12. German Haircut
13. Recoiled
14. Dance Of The Pseudo Nymph
15. Drips//Auntie's Harp
16. Table Tennis
17. Galaxy In Janaki
7.
42%
Transference
Spoon
2010
1. Before Destruction
2. Is Love Forever?
3. The Mystery Zone
4. Who Makes Your Money
5. Written In Reverse
6. I Saw the Light
7. Trouble Comes Running
8. Goodnight Laura
9. Out Go the Lights
10. Got Nuffin
11. Nobody Gets Me But You
8.
40%
Personal Life
The Thermals
2010
1. I'm Gonna Change Your Life
2. I Don't Believe You
3. Never Listen To Me
4. Not Like Any Other Feeling
5. Power Lies
6. Only For You
7. Alone, a Fool
8. Your Love Is So Strong
9. A Reflection
10. You Changed My Life
9.
35%
Contra
Vampire Weekend
2010
1. Horchata
2. White Sky
3. Holiday
4. California English
5. Taxi Cab
6. Run
7. Cousins
8. Giving Up The Gun
9. Diplomat’s Son
10. I Think Ur A Contra
10.
33%
The Age of Adz
Sufjan Stevens
2010
1. Futile Devices
2. Too Much
3. Age of Adz
4. I Walked
5. Now That I'm Older
6. Get Real Get Right
7. Bad Communication
8. Vesuvius
9. All for Myself
10. I Want To Be Well
11. Impossible Soul
11.
31%
My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy
Kanye West
2010
1. Dark Fantasy
2. Gorgeous
3. POWER
4. All Of The Lights (Interlude)
5. All Of The Lights
6. Monster
7. So Appalled
8. Devil In A New Dress
9. Runaway
10. Hell Of A Life
11. Blame Game
12. Lost In The World
13. Who Will Survive In America
12.
29%
July Flame
Laura Veirs
2010
1. I Can See Your Tracks
2. July Flame
3. Sun Is King
4. Where Are You Driving?
5. Life Is Good Blues
6. Silo Song
7. Little Deschutes
8. Summer Is The Champion
9. When You Give Your Heart
10. Sleeper In The Valley
11. Wide-Eyed, Legless
12. Carol Kaye
13. Make Something Good
13.
28%
All Delighted People EP
Sufjan Stevens
2010
1. All Delighted People (Original Version)
2. Enchanting Ghost
3. Heirloom
4. From The Mouth Of Gabriel
5. The Owl And The Tanager
6. All Delighted People (Classic Rock Version)
7. Arnika
8. Djohariah
14.
25%
Maximum Balloon
Maximum Balloon
2010
1. Groove Me
2. Young Love
3. Absence Of Light
4. If You Return
5. Shakedown
6. Communion
7. Tiger
8. The Lesson
9. Apartment Wrestling
10. Pink Bricks
15.
22%
This Is Happening
LCD Soundsystem
2010
1. Dance Yrself Clean
2. Drunk Girls
3. One Touch
4. All I Want
5. I Can Change
6. You Wanted a Hit
7. Pow Pow
8. Somebody's Calling Me
9. Home
16.
20%
Nineteen Ninety Now
Celph Titled
2010
1. The Deal Maker
2. Out to Lunch (feat. Treach of Naughty by Nature)
3. Eraserheads (feat. Vinnie Paz of Jedi Mind Tricks)
4. F*ckmaster Sex
5. Swashbuckling (feat. Apathy, Ryu & Esoteric)
6. I Could Write a Rhyme
7. Hardcore Data
8. Mad Ammo (feat. F.T. & R.A. The Rugged Man)
9. Tingin'
10. There Will Be Blood (feat. Sadat X, Grand Puba, A.G., O.C. & Diamond D)
11. Miss Those Days
12. Step Correctly
13. Wack Juice
14. Styles Ain't Raw (feat. Apathy & Chino XL)
15. Where I Are
16. Time Travels On (feat. Majik Most & Dutchmassive)
17.
19%
Transference
Spoon
2010
1. Before Destruction
2. Is Love Forever?
3. The Mystery Zone
4. Who Makes Your Money
5. Written In Reverse
6. I Saw The Light
7. Trouble Comes Running
8. Goodnight Laura
9. Out Go The Lights
10. Got Nuffin
11. Nobody Gets Me But You
18.
19%
Treats
Sleigh Bells
2010
1. Tell 'Em
2. Kids
3. Riot Rhythm
4. Infinity Guitars
5. Run The Heart
6. Rachel
7. Rill Rill
8. Crown On The Ground
9. Straight A's
10. A/B Machines
11. Treats
19.
18%
Personal Life
The Thermals
2010
1. I'm Gonna Change Your Life
2. I Don't Believe You
3. Never Listen To Me
4. Not Like Any Other Feeling
5. Power Lies
6. Only For You
7. Alone, a Fool
8. Your Love Is So Strong
9. A Reflection
10. You Changed My Life
20.
18%
Big Echo
The Morning Benders
2010
1. Excuses
2. Promises
3. Wet Cement
4. Cold War
5. Pleasure Sighs
6. Hand Me Downs
7. Mason Jar
8. All Day Day Light
9. Stitches
10. Sleeping In
21.
17%
New Amerykah Part Two: Return Of The Ankh
Erykah Badu
2010
1. 20 Feet Tall
2. Window Seat
3. Agitation
4. Get MuNNY
5. Gone Baby, Don't Be Long
6. Umm Hmm
7. Love
8. You Loving Me (Session)
9. Fall In Love (Your Funeral)
10. Incense
11. Out My Mind, Just In Time
22.
17%
Root for Ruin
Les Savy Fav
2010
1. Appetites
2. Dirty Knails
3. Sleepless In Silverlake
4. Let's Get Out Of Here
5. Lips N' Stuff
6. Poltergeist
7. High And Unhinged
8. Excess Energies
9. Dear Crutches
10. Calm Down
11. Clear Spirits
23.
17%
Champ
Tokyo Police Club
2010
1. Favourite Food
2. Favourite Colour
3. Breakneck Speed
4. Wait Up (Boots of Danger)
5. Bambi
6. End of a Spark
7. Hands Reversed
8. Gone
9. Big Difference
10. Not Sick
11. Frankenstein
24.
16%
King of Hearts
Camu Tao
2010
1. Be a Big Girl
2. Bird Flu
3. Death
4. Fonny Valentine
5. Actin a ***
6. Get at You
7. Ind of the Worl
8. Intervention
9. King of Hearts
10. Major Team
11. Plot a Little
12. The Moment
13. The Perfect Plan
14. Play O Run
15. When You're Going Down
16. Kill Me
25.
15%
Dark Night of The Soul
Danger Mouse
2010
1. Revenge (feat. The Flaming Lips)
2. Just War (feat. Gruff Rhys)
3. Jaykub (feat. Jason Lytle)
4. Little Girl (feat. Julian Casablancas)
5. Angel's Harp (feat. Black Francis)
6. Pain (feat. Iggy Pop)
7. Star Eyes (I Can't Catch It) (feat. David Lynch)
8. Everytime I'm with You (feat. Jason Lytle)
9. Insane Lullaby (feat. James Mercer)
10. Daddy's Gone (feat. Mark Linkous & Nina Persson)
11. The Man Who Played God (feat. Suzanne Vega)
12. Grim Augury (feat. Vic Chesnutt)
13. Dark Night of the Soul (feat. David Lynch)
26.
15%
Down The Way
Angus
2010
1. Hold On - (Album Version)
2. Black Crow
3. For You
4. Big Jet Plane
5. Santa Monica Dream
6. Yellow Brick Road
7. And The Boys
8. On The Road
9. Walk It Off
10. Hush
11. Draw Your Swords
12. I'm Not Yours
13. The Devil's Tears
27.
15%
Crazy For You
Best Coast
2010
1. Boyfriend
2. Crazy For You
3. The End
4. Goodbye
5. Summer Mood
6. Our Deal
7. I Want To
8. When The Sun Don't Shine
9. Bratty B
10. Honey
11. Happy
12. Each And Everyday
13. When I'm With You
28.
15%
Forgiveness Rock Record
Broken Social Scene
2010
1. World Sick
2. Chase Scene
3. Texico *******
4. Forced To Love
5. All To All
6. Art House Director
7. Highway Slipper Jam
8. Ungrateful Little Father
9. Meet Me In The Basement
10. Sentimental X's
11. Sweetest Kill
12. Romance To The Grave
13. Water In Hell
14. Me And My Hand
29.
15%
King of Hearts
Camu Tao
2010
1. Be a Big Girl
2. Bird Flu
3. Death
4. Fonny Valentine
5. Actin a ***
6. Get at You
7. Ind of the Worl
8. Intervention
9. King of Hearts
10. Major Team
11. Plot a Little
12. The Moment
13. The Perfect Plan
14. Play O Run
15. When You're Going Down
16. Kill Me
17. **** Me - Daryl Palumbo Remix
18. Perfect Plan - Alternate Version
30.
14%
Blow Your Head - Diplo Presents: Dubstep
Various Artists
2010
1. Re-up
2. Hold The Line - Skream Remix
3. Down
4. U Don't Like Me - Datsik Remix
5. Strange Fruit
6. Glazed
7. Burn - Stenchman Remix
8. Sweet Shop
9. Cockney Thug - Caspa Remix
10. Stop What You're Doing - James Blake Remix
11. Sunset
12. Sparing The Horse
13. 26 Basslines
14. Youth Blood - 12th Planet & Flinch Remix
15. Resealable Friendship - Starkey Remix
16. Hold On - Sub Focus Remix
31.
13%
The ArchAndroid
Janelle Monáe
2010
1. Suite II Overture
2. Dance or Die (feat. Saul Williams)
3. Faster
4. Locked Inside
5. Sir Greendown
6. Cold War
7. Tightrope (feat. Big Boi) - Big Boi Vocal Edit
8. Neon Gumbo
9. Oh, Maker
10. Come Alive (War of the Roses)
11. Mushrooms & Roses
12. Suite III Overture
13. Neon Valley Street
14. Make the Bus (feat. Of Montreal)
15. Wondaland
16. 57821 (feat. Deep Cotton)
17. Say You'll Go
18. BaBopByeYa
32.
13%
Avi Buffalo
Avi Buffalo
2010
1. Truth Sets In
2. What's in It For?
3. Coaxed
4. Five Little *****
5. Jessica
6. Summer ***
7. One Last
8. Can't I Know?
9. Remember Last Time
10. Where's Your Dirty Mind
33.
13%
Broken Dreams Club
Girls
2010
1. Oh So Protective One
2. Heartbreaker
3. Broken Dreams Club
4. Alright
5. Substance
6. Carolina
34.
13%
How To Destroy Angels
How To Destroy Angels
2010
1. The Space In Between
2. Parasite
3. Fur Lined
4. BBB
5. The Believers
6. A Drowning
35.
12%
Melodies
Lord Echo
2010
1. Rhythm 77
2. Blueberry Jam
3. **** East
4. The Book Keeper
5. That's Right
6. Terabu
7. Honest I Do
8. Cosmic Echoes
9. Miracle Dance
10. Sword Cane
11. Thinking of You
36.
12%
LeftBack
Little Brother
2010
1. Curtain Call
2. Table For Two feat. Jozeemo & Yahzarah
3. Tigallo For Dolo
4. Revenge feat. Truck North & Median
5. So Cold feat. Chaundon
6. Second Chances feat. Bilal & Darien Brockington
7. Go Off Go On
8. What We Are feat. Quiana
9. After The Party feat. Carlitta Durand
10. Two Step Blues feat. Darien Brockington
11. Get Enough Pt. 2 feat. Khrysis
12. Before The Night Is Over
13. 24 feat. Torae
37.
11%
Swim
Caribou
2010
1. Odessa
2. Sun
3. Kaili
4. Found Out
5. Bowls
6. Leave House
7. Hannibal
8. Lalibela
9. Jamelia
38.
10%
Personal Life
The Thermals
2010
1. I'm Gonna Change Your Life
2. I Don't Believe You
3. Never Listen To Me
4. Not Like Any Other Feeling
5. Power Lies
6. Only For You
7. Alone, a Fool
8. Your Love Is So Strong
9. A Reflection
10. You Changed My Life
39.
10%
Harper Simon
Harper Simon
2010
1. All To God
2. Wishes And Stars
3. The Audit
4. Shooting Star
5. Tennessee
6. Ha Ha
7. Cactus Flower Rag
8. All I Have Are Memories
9. The Shine
10. Berkeley Girl
40.
10%
Avi Buffalo
Avi Buffalo
2010
1. Truth Sets In
2. What's In It For?
3. Coaxed
4. Five Little *****
5. Jessica
6. Summer ***
7. One Last
8. Can't I Know?
9. Remember Last Time
10. Where's Your Dirty Mind
41.
10%
Congratulations
MGMT
2010
1. It's Working
2. Song For Dan Treacy
3. Someone's Missing
4. Flash Delirium
5. I Found A Whistle
6. Siberian Breaks
7. Brian Eno
8. Lady Dada's Nightmare
9. Congratulations
10. Inbetween The Liners
42.
10%
Essential Recordings: One Man Guy
Loudon Wainwright III
2010
1. One Man Guy
2. Motel Blues
3. Westchester County
4. Red Guitar
5. April Fools Day Morn
6. School Days
7. Thick & Thin
8. Career Moves
9. Out Of This World
10. Lullaby
43.
10%
Best of Starship
Starship
2010
1. We Built This City
2. Sara
3. Fooled Around and Fell in Love
4. It's Not Over
5. Laying It On the Line
6. Nothing's Going to Stop Us Now
7. It's Not Enough
8. Rock Music
9. Stranger
10. Winds of Change
44.
10%
Intriguer
Crowded House
2010
1. Saturday Sun
2. Archer's Arrows
3. Amsterdam
4. Either Side Of The World
5. Falling Dove
6. Isolation
7. Twice If You're Lucky
8. Inside Out
9. Even If
10. Elephants
45.
10%
One Life Stand
Hot Chip
2010
1. Thieves In The Night
2. Hand Me Down Your Love
3. I Feel Better
4. One Life Stand
5. Brothers
6. Slush
7. Alley Cats
8. We Have Love
9. Keep Quiet
10. Take It In
46.
10%
Forget
Twin Shadow
2010
1. Tyrant Destroyed
2. When We're Dancing
3. I Can't Wait
4. Shooting Holes
5. At My Heels
6. Yellow Balloon
7. Tether Beat
8. Castles in the Snow
9. For Now
10. Slow
11. Forget
47.
10%
Wooden Heart
Listener
2010
1. You Have Never Lived Because You Have Never Died
2. I Don't Want to Live Forever
3. Most Roads Lead to Home
4. Wooden Heart
5. Falling In Love With Glaciers
6. Failing Is Not Just For Failures
7. Building Better Bridges
8. Seatbelt Hands
9. These Hands Weren't Meant For Us
10. You Were A House On Fire
11. Save Up Your Hopes Friends
48.
10%
Like a Ship
Pastor T.L. Barrett and the Youth for Christ Choir
2010
1. Like a Ship
2. Wonderful
3. It's Me O Lord
4. Ever Since
5. Nobody Knows
6. Joyful Noise
7. Medley
8. Blessed Quietness
9. Jingle Bells Pt. 1
10. Jingle Bells Pt. 2
11. These Are the Words
49.
10%
Transference
Spoon
2010
1. Before Destruction
2. Is Love Forever?
3. The Mystery Zone
4. Who Makes Your Money
5. Written In Reverse
6. I Saw The Light
7. Trouble Comes Running
8. Goodnight Laura
9. Out Go The Lights
10. Got Nuffin
11. Nobody Gets Me But You
50.
10%
RABDARGAB
Fat Tony
2010
1. ***** U Ain't Fat
2. Rap Babies
3. Luv It Mayne
4. Lotus
5. Bad
6. Put It In The Air
7. **** Y'all ******
8. Home
9. Not Now
10. My Babe
11. Wake Up World