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 2011

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

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RankAlbumTracks
1.
78%
W H O K I L L
Tune-Yards
2011
1. My Country
2. Es-so
3. Gangsta
4. Powa
5. Riotriot
6. Bizness
7. Doorstep
8. You Yes You
9. Wooly Wolly Gong
10. Killa
2.
74%
SBTRKT
SBTRKT
2011
1. Heatwave
2. Hold On
3. Wildfire
4. Sanctuary
5. Trials of the Past
6. Right Thing to Do
7. Something Goes Right
8. Pharaohs
9. Ready Set Loop
10. Never Never
11. Go Bang
12. Living Like I Do
3.
64%
Watch The Throne
JAY-Z
2011
1. No Church In The Wild
2. Lift Off
3. Ni**as In Paris
4. Otis
5. Gotta Have It
6. New Day
7. That's My *****
8. Welcome To The Jungle
9. Who Gon Stop Me
10. Murder To Excellence
11. Made In America
12. Why I Love You
4.
55%
Hot Sauce Committee
Beastie Boys
2011
1. Make Some Noise
2. Nonstop Disco Powerpack
3. Ok
4. Too Many Rappers - New Reactionaries Version
5. Say It
6. The Bill Harper Collection
7. Don't Play No Game That I Can't Win
8. Long Burn The Fire
9. Funky Donkey
10. The Larry Routine
11. Tadlock's Glasses
12. Lee Majors Come Again
13. Multilateral Nuclear Disarmament
14. Here's A Little Something For Ya
15. Crazy *** ****
16. The Lisa Lisa / Full Force Routine
5.
45%
Arabian Horse
GusGus
2011
1. Selfoss
2. Be With Me Now
3. Deep Inside
4. Over
5. Within You
6. Arabian Horse
7. Magnified Love
8. Changes Come
9. When Your Lover´s Gone
10. Benched
6.
45%
Eye Contact
Gang Gang Dance
2011
1. Glass Jar
2. Infinity 1
3. Adult Goth
4. Chinese High
5. MindKilla
6. Infinity 2
7. Romance Layers
8. Sacer
9. Infinity 3
10. Thru and Thru
7.
39%
Gloss Drop
Battles
2011
1. Africastle
2. Ice Cream (Featuring Matias Aguayo)
3. Futura
4. Inchworm
5. Wall Street
6. My Machines (Featuring Gary Numan)
7. Dominican Fade
8. Sweetie & **** (Featuring Kazu Makino)
9. Toddler
10. Rolls Bayce
11. White Electric
12. Sundome (Featuring Yamantaka Eye)
8.
37%
Ritual Union
Little Dragon
2011
1. Ritual Union
2. Little Man
3. Brush The Heat
4. Shuffle A Dream
5. Please Turn
6. Crystalfilm
7. Precious
8. Nightlight
9. Summertearz
10. When I Go Out
11. Seconds
9.
25%
Days
Real Estate
2011
1. Easy
2. Green Aisles
3. It's Real
4. Kinder Blumen
5. Out Of Tune
6. Municipality
7. Wonder Years
8. Three Blocks
9. Younger Than Yesterday
10. All The Same
10.
21%
Capricorn Rising
Mike Simonetti
2011
1. The Third Of The Storms (feat. Sam Sparro)
2. Song For Luca
3. Dust Devil
4. Aculpoco
5. Renko's Theme
6. Capricorn Rising
7. The Third Of The Storms (Instrumental)
11.
21%
Nothing
Zomby
2011
1. Labyrinth
2. Digital Fractal
3. Equinox
4. Sens
5. It Was All A Dream
6. Trapdoor
7. Ecstasy Versions
12.
18%
Moseley Shoals Deluxe Edition
Ocean Colour Scene
2011
1. The Riverboat Song
2. The Day We Caught The Train
3. The Circle
4. Lining Your Pockets
5. Fleeting Mind
6. 40 Past Midnight
7. One For The Road
8. It's My Shadow
9. Policemen & Pirates
10. The Downstream
11. You've Got It Bad
12. Get Away
1. So Sad
2. Charlie Brown Says
3. Robin Hood
4. I Wanna Stay Alive With You
5. Huckleberry Grove
6. You've Got It Bad - Demo Version
7. Here In My Heart
8. Men Of Such Opinion - Demo Version
13.
17%
Unknown Mortal Orchestra
Unknown Mortal Orchestra
2011
1. FFunny FFriends
2. Bicycle
3. Thought Ballune
4. Jello and Juggernauts
5. How Can You Luv Me
6. Nerve Damage!
7. Little Blu House
8. Strangers Are Strange
9. Boy Witch
14.
17%
Brownswood Electric 2
Various Artists
2011
1. Hey Kids
2. Drunkerdz
3. Shifts
4. Automatic
5. Mood Swings
6. Knowing You
7. Future Hopes
8. Miles Away
9. Pillowforts
10. Step in
11. By My Side
12. Savage Pets
13. Break Your Legs
14. Under the Alps
15.
17%
Pajama Club
Pajama Club
2011
1. Tell Me What You Want
2. Can't Put It Down Until It Ends
3. These Are Conditions
4. From A Friend To A Friend
5. Golden Child
6. Daylight
7. Go Kart
8. Dead Leg
9. TNT For 2
10. The Game We Love To Play
11. Diamonds In Her Eyes
16.
15%
Full On Mask Hysteria
Altern 8
2011
1. Move My Body
2. Infiltrate 202 (12 inch Mix)
3. E-Vapor-8
4. 8s Revenge
5. Frequency
6. Real Time Status
7. First Of May
8. Hypnotic St-8 (St-8 12 inch Mix)
9. Activ-8
10. Brutal-8-E
11. A D-8 With Plezure
12. Armageddon
13. Give It To Baby
14. Re-Indulge
17.
13%
Love's Gotta Hold On Me
Dennis Brown
2011
1. Souls Keep Burning
2. Let Love In
3. You Love's Gotta Hold On Me
4. Right Foot
5. Hooligan
6. I Can't Stand It
7. A Little Bit More
8. Three Meals A day
9. Man Next Door
10. Rain From The Sky (Rollin' Down)
11. Created By The Father
12. Open Up
13. I'm Coming Home Tonight
14. Come On Little Girl
15. Running Up And Down
16. Love Has Found It's Way
17. Your Man
18. Why Baby Why
19. Historical Places
18.
13%
Nightlife
Phantogram
2011
1. 16 Years
2. Don't Move
3. Turning Into Stone
4. Make A Fist
5. Nightlife
6. A Dark Tunnel
19.
13%
Nightlife
Phantogram
2011
1. 16 Years
2. Don't Move
3. Turning Into Stone
4. Make A Fist
5. Nightlife
6. A Dark Tunnel
20.
13%
Mina Tindle
Mina Tindle
2011
1. To Carry Many Small Things
2. Bells
3. Echo
4. Henry
5. Some Things Last a Long Time
6. Plein Nord - Demo
21.
13%
Nightlife
Phantogram
2011
1. 16 Years
2. Don't Move
3. Turning Into Stone
4. Make A Fist
5. Nightlife
6. A Dark Tunnel
22.
13%
Arabian Horse
GusGus
2011
1. Selfoss
2. Be With Me Now
3. Deep Inside
4. Over
5. Within You
6. Arabian Horse
7. Magnified Love
8. Changes Come
9. When Your Lover´s Gone
10. Benched
23.
13%
Grouplove
Grouplove
2011
1. Colours
2. Naked Kids
3. Gold Coast
4. Getaway Car
5. Don't Say Oh Well
6. Get Giddy
24.
12%
Era Extraña
Neon Indian
2011
1. Heart: Attack
2. Polish Girl
3. The Blindside Kiss
4. Hex Girlfriend
5. Heart: Decay
6. Fallout
7. Era Extraña
8. Halogen (I Could Be A Shadow)
9. Future Sick
10. Suns Irrupt
11. Heart: Release
12. Arcade Blues (Single)
25.
12%
All Eternals Deck
The Mountain Goats
2011
1. Damn These Vampires
2. Birth of Serpents
3. Estate Sale Sign
4. Age of Kings
5. The Autopsy Garland
6. Beautiful Gas Mask
7. High Hawk Season
8. Prowl Great Cain
9. Soudoire Valley Song
10. Outer Scorpion Squadron
11. For Charles Bronson
12. Never Quite Free
13. Liza Forever Minnelli
26.
12%
Kompilation
Jürgen Paape
2011
1. Mit Dir
2. We Love
3. So Wird Die Zeit Gemacht
4. Fruity Loops #2
5. Come Into My Life - Radio Edit
6. Nord
7. Rheintreue
8. How Great Thou Art
9. Ofterschwang
10. Take That
11. So Weit Wie Noch Nie
12. Silikron - Jürgen Paape Remix
13. Ausklang
27.
11%
We'll Never Stop Living This Way: A Ghostly Primer
Various Artists
2011
1. Peaky Caps
2. Eternal Life
3. Bernards Song
4. Fleece On Brain
5. Jorgy - W/ Waajeed
6. Multiply
7. Coastal Brake
8. Berlin Sunrise - Diskjokke Version
9. Half Asleep - Lusine Remix
10. My Love, The Wave Break
11. Five Leaves
12. Hollow Talk
13. Exchanging Modes
14. No Place For Us
15. Union Dusk
16. Little A Strongly More Go I
17. Dummy - Bahnhoff Version
18. Tape
19. Clarity
20. Outta Sight - Luke Vibert Remix
28.
11%
I Want That You Are Always Happy
The Middle East
2011
1. Black Death 1349
2. My Grandma Was Pearl Hall
3. As I Go To See Janey
4. Jesus Came To My Birthday Party
5. Land of the ****** Unknown
6. Very Many
7. Sydney To Newcastle
8. Mount Morgan
9. Months
10. Dan's Silverleaf
11. Hunger Song
12. Ninth Avenue Reverie
13. Deep Water
14. Mount Morgan End
29.
11%
Sky Full of Holes
Fountains Of Wayne
2011
1. The Summer Place
2. Richie And Ruben
3. Acela
4. Someone's Gonna Break Your Heart
5. Action Hero
6. A Dip in the Ocean
7. Cold Comfort Flowers
8. A Road Song
9. Workingman's Hands
10. Hate to See You Like This
11. Radio Bar
12. Firelight Waltz
13. Cemetery Guns
14. The Story in Your Eyes - Bonus
15. Song of the Passaic - Bonus
30.
11%
Raven In The Grave
The Raveonettes
2011
1. Recharge & Revolt
2. War In Heaven
3. Forget That You're Young
4. Apparitions
5. Summer Moon
6. Let Me On Out
7. Ignite
8. Evil Seeds
9. My Time's Up
31.
11%
The Mouse And The Mask
DANGERDOOM
2011
1. Bada Bing
2. Space Hos
3. Vats Of Urine
4. Mince Meat
5. Crosshairs
6. No Names (Black Debbie)
7. Basket Case
8. A.T.H.F. (Aqua Teen Hunger Force)
9. Old School Rules Feat. Talib Kweli
10. Benzi Box Feat. Cee-Lo
11. Perfect Hair
12. The Mask Feat. Ghostface
13. Sofa King
14. El Chupa Nibre
15. Sofa King - Danger Mouse Remix
16. Space Ho's - Madlib Remix
32.
11%
Champion Sound
Crystal Fighters
2011
1. Champion Sound - Radio Mix
2. Champion Sound - Gongon Mix
3. Champion Sound - Clubfeet Resleeve
4. Champion Sound - Mustang Remix
5. Champion Sound - Mr No Mix
6. Champion Sound - AKS Mix
7. Champion Sound - Homework Mix
33.
11%
50 Words for Snow
Kate Bush
2011
1. Snowflake
2. Lake Tahoe
3. Misty
4. Wild Man
5. Snowed In At Wheeler Street
6. 50 Words For Snow
7. Among Angels
34.
11%
The Drummer EP
Niki & The Dove
2011
1. Sundog
2. The Drummer
3. Last Night
4. Mother Protect
5. The Breath of the World
6. Manon
7. The Birth of the Sun
35.
10%
FOMO
Liam Finn
2011
1. Neurotic World
2. Don't Even Know Your Name
3. Roll Of The Eye
4. Cold Feet
5. Real Late
6. The Struggle
7. Little Words
8. Reckless
9. Chase The Seasons
10. Jump Your Bones
36.
10%
The Deep Field
Joan As Police Woman
2011
1. Nervous
2. The Magic
3. The Action Man
4. Flash
5. Run for Love
6. Human Condition
7. Kiss The Specifics
8. Chemmie
9. Forever and a Year
10. I Was Everyone
37.
10%
Dive
Tycho
2011
1. A Walk
2. Hours
3. Daydream
4. Dive
5. Coastal Brake
6. Ascension
7. Melanine
8. Adrift
9. Epigram
10. Elegy
38.
10%
Perfect Darkness
Fink
2011
1. Perfect Darkness
2. Fear Is Like Fire
3. Yesterday Was Hard On All Of Us
4. Honesty
5. Wheels
6. Warm Shadow
7. Save It For Somebody Else
8. Who Says
9. Foot In The Door
10. Berlin Sunrise
39.
10%
Torches
Foster The People
2011
1. Helena Beat
2. Pumped up Kicks
3. Call It What You Want
4. Don't Stop (Color on the Walls)
5. Waste
6. I Would Do Anything for You
7. Houdini
8. Life on the Nickel
9. Miss You
10. Warrant
40.
10%
Carrion Crawler / The Dream
Thee Oh Sees
2011
1. Carrion Crawler
2. Contraption/Soul Desert
3. Robber Barons
4. Chem-Farmer
5. Opposition
6. The Dream
7. Wrong Idea
8. Crushed Grass
9. Crack In Your Eye
10. Heavy Doctor
41.
10%
Bon Iver
Bon Iver
2011
1. Perth
2. Minnesota, WI
3. Holocene
4. Towers
5. Michicant
6. Hinnom, TX
7. Wash.
8. Calgary
9. Lisbon, OH
10. Beth/Rest
42.
10%
In The Grace Of Your Love
The Rapture
2011
1. Sail Away
2. Miss You
3. Blue Bird
4. Come Back To Me
5. In The Grace Of Your Love
6. Never Die Again
7. Roller Coaster
8. Children
9. Can You Find A Way?
10. How Deep Is Your Love?
11. It Takes Time To Be A Man
43.
10%
Smoke Ring For My Halo
Kurt Vile
2011
1. Baby’s Arms
2. Jesus Fever
3. Puppet To The Man
4. On Tour
5. Society Is My Friend
6. Runner Ups
7. In My Time (Album Version)
8. Peeping Tomboy
9. Smoke Ring For My Halo
10. Ghost Town
11. (shell blues)
44.
10%
Omega La La
Rubblebucket
2011
1. Down in the Yards
2. L'homme
3. Silly Fathers
4. Came out of a Lady
5. Raining
6. Breatherz (Young as Clouds)
7. Rescue Ranger
8. Lifted/Weak Arms
9. Triangular Daisies
10. Worker
11. Pile of Rage
45.
10%
You & I
The Pierces
2011
1. You'll Be Mine
2. It Will Not Be Forgotten
3. Love You More
4. We Are Stars
5. Glorious
6. The Good Samaritan
7. Kissing You Goodbye
8. Close My Eyes
9. Space & Time
10. Drag You Down
11. I Put Your Records On
46.
10%
Jetlag Poetry
Brazzaville
2011
1. Rather Stay Home
2. Anabel2
3. Moonage Daydream
4. Pillow from Home
5. 3Jane
6. Downtown Boyz
7. Your Motion Says
8. Ash Cloud
9. Some Days
10. Sophie Brown
11. Caspian Sea
47.
10%
Are You Gonna Eat That?
Hail Mary Mallon
2011
1. Church Pants
2. Garfield
3. Grubstake
4. Meter Feeder
5. Smock
6. The Poconos
7. Breakdance Beach
8. Table Talk
9. Mailbox Baseball
10. Holy Driver
11. Knievel
12. Plagues and Bacon
48.
10%
Emika
Emika
2011
1. 3 Hours
2. Common Exchange
3. Professional Loving
4. Be My Guest
5. Count Backwards
6. Double Edge
7. Pretend
8. The Long Goodbye
9. FM Attention
10. Drop the Other
11. Come Catch Me
12. Credit Theme
49.
10%
Displacement
Nebraska
2011
1. Soho Grand - Album Mix
2. Time Has Come
3. Phthalo Blues
4. The Mountains
5. I Forgot
6. Characteristics
7. Aitch Aitch
8. You And I
9. The Cruives
10. This Is The Way - Album Mix
11. Patina
12. The Other Side - Album Mix
50.
10%
Per Aspera Ad Astra
Various Artists
2011
1. Ad Astra - Intro
2. Barock - Wareika Remix
3. Thin Ice - Wareika Remix
4. Room to Room - Wareika Remix
5. State of Stasis - Wareika Remix
6. Dinosaurs - Wareika Remix
7. Eve by Day - Wareika Remix
8. Go Away Song - Wareika's Incandescence Resistance
9. Sundrop - Wareika Remix
10. Tristesse - Wareika Remix
11. Commando - Wareika's Crazy Setup Mix
12. Per Aspera - Outro