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 2014

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

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RankAlbumTracks
1.
87%
Run The Jewels 2
Run The Jewels
2014
1. Jeopardy
2. Oh My Darling Don't Cry
3. Blockbuster Night, Pt. 1
4. Close Your Eyes (And Count To ****)
5. All My Life
6. Lie, Cheat, Steal
7. Early
8. All Due Respect
9. Love Again (Akinyele Back)
10. Crown
11. Angel Duster
2.
81%
Mexico
GusGus
2014
1. Obnoxiously Sexual
2. Another Life
3. Sustain
4. Crossfade
5. Airwaves
6. God Application
7. Not The First Time
8. Mexico
9. This Is What You Get When You Mess With Love
3.
81%
The Moon Rang Like A Bell
Hundred Waters
2014
1. Show Me Love
2. Murmurs
3. Cavity
4. Out Alee
5. Innocent
6. Broken Blue
7. Chambers (Passing Train)
8. Down From The Rafters
9. [Animal]
10. Seven White Horses
11. Xtalk
12. No Sound
4.
68%
Just Be Free
Big Freedia
2014
1. Turn da Beat Up
2. Dangerous
3. N.O. Bounce
4. Jump on It
5. Lift Dat Leg Up
6. Ol' Lady
7. Where My Queens At
8. Explode
9. Y'Tootsay
10. Mo Azz
5.
66%
Reality Testing
Lone
2014
1. First Born Seconds
2. Restless City
3. Meeker Warm Energy
4. Aurora Northern Quarter
5. 2 Is 8
6. Airglow Fires
7. Coincidences
8. Begin to Begin
9. Jaded
10. Vengeance Video
11. Stuck
12. Cutched Under
6.
61%
The Hum
Hookworms
2014
1. The Impasse
2. On Leaving
3. iv
4. Radio Tokyo
5. Beginners
6. v
7. Off Screen
8. vi
9. Retreat
7.
58%
Black Messiah
D'Angelo
2014
1. Ain't That Easy
2. 1000 Deaths
3. The Charade
4. Sugah Daddy
5. Really Love
6. Back to the Future (Part I)
7. Till It's Done (Tutu)
8. Prayer
9. Betray My Heart
10. The Door
11. Back to the Future (Part II)
12. Another Life
8.
56%
The Happiest Man in the World
Hamell on Trial
2014
1. Artist in America
2. Happiest Man in the World
3. Bobby and the Russians
4. Global Tattoo
5. Together
6. Ain't That Love?
7. Lappa Oo Mau Mau
8. Richard's Got a Job
9. Whores
10. Gods at Odds
11. Jennifer's Strippin' Again
12. Mom's Hot
13. Blessed
9.
46%
Black Metal
Dean Blunt
2014
1. LUSH
2. 50 CENT
3. BLOW
4. 100
5. HEAVY
6. MOLLY & AQUAFINA
7. FOREVER
8. X
9. PUNK
10. COUNTRY
11. HUSH
12. MERSH
13. GRADE
10.
35%
At Best Cuckold
Avi Buffalo
2014
1. So What
2. Memories of You
3. Can't Be Too Responsible
4. Two Cherished Understandings
5. Overwhelmed with Pride
6. Found Blind
7. She Is Seventeen
8. Think It's Gonna Happen Again
9. Oxygen Tank
10. Won't Be Around No More
11.
30%
They Want My Soul
Spoon
2014
1. Rent I Pay
2. Inside Out
3. Rainy Taxi
4. Do You
5. Knock Knock Knock
6. Outlier
7. They Want My Soul
8. I Just Don’t Understand
9. Let Me Be Mine
10. New York Kiss
12.
24%
Beauty & Ruin
Bob Mould
2014
1. Low Season
2. Little Glass Pill
3. I Don't Know You Anymore
4. Kid With Crooked Face
5. Nemeses Are Laughing
6. The War
7. Forgiveness
8. Hey Mr. Grey
9. Fire in the City
10. Tomorrow Morning
11. Let the Beauty Be
12. Fix It
13.
20%
Our Love
Caribou
2014
1. Can't Do Without You
2. Silver
3. All I Ever Need
4. Our Love
5. Dive
6. Second Chance
7. Julia Brightly
8. Mars
9. Back Home
10. Your Love Will Set You Free
14.
18%
Piñata
Freddie Gibbs
2014
1. Supplier
2. Scarface
3. Deeper
4. High (feat. Danny Brown)
5. Harold’s
6. Bomb (feat. Raekwon)
7. Shitsville
8. Thuggin’
9. Real
10. Uno
11. Robes (feat. Domo Genesis, Earl Sweatshirt)
12. Broken (feat. Scarface)
13. Lakers (feat. Ab-Soul, Polyester the Saint)
14. Knicks
15. Shame (feat. BJ The Chicago Kid)
16. Watts (feat. Big Time Watts)
17. Piñata (feat. Domo Genesis, G-Wiz, Casey Veggies, Sulaiman, Meechy Darko, Mac Miller)
15.
18%
The Moon Rang Like a Bell
Hundred Waters
2014
1. Show Me Love
2. Murmurs
3. Cavity
4. Out Alee
5. Innocent
6. Broken Blue
7. Chambers (Passing Train)
8. Down From The Rafters
9. [Animal]
10. Seven White Horses
11. Xtalk
12. No Sound
16.
18%
Nobody's Smiling
Common
2014
1. The Neighborhood
2. No Fear
3. Diamonds
4. Blak Majik
5. Speak My Piece
6. Hustle Harder
7. Nobody's Smiling
8. Real
9. Kingdom
10. Rewind That
17.
18%
Double Youth
Helado Negro
2014
1. Are I Here
2. I Krill You
3. It's Our Game
4. Myself On 2 U
5. Friendly Arguments
6. Triangulate
7. Ojos Que No Ven
8. Queriendo
9. Invisible Heartbeat
10. That **** Makes Me Sad
18.
18%
Atlas
Real Estate
2014
1. Had To Hear
2. Past Lives
3. Talking Backwards
4. April's Song
5. The Bend
6. Crime
7. Primitive
8. How Might I Live
9. Horizon
10. Navigator
19.
17%
NehruvianDOOM
Nehruviandoom
2014
1. Intro
2. Om
3. Mean The Most
4. So Alone
5. Coming For You
6. Darkness (HBU)
7. Caskets
8. Great Things
9. Disastrous
20.
17%
Run the Jewels 2
Run The Jewels
2014
1. Jeopardy
2. Oh My Darling Don't Cry
3. Blockbuster Night Part 1
4. Close Your Eyes (And Count to ****) [feat. Zack De La Rocha]
5. All My Life
6. Lie, Cheat, Steal
7. Early (feat. BOOTS)
8. All Due Respect (feat. Travis Barker)
9. Love Again (Akinyele Back) [feat. Gangsta Boo]
10. Crown (feat. Diane Coffee)
11. Angel Duster
21.
17%
Heavy Window
Apache Dropout
2014
1. Sittin' Around
2. Heavy Window
3. Trash is Treasure
4. Movie Magic
5. Little Georgie
6. Tired Old Story
7. Crystal Ball
8. Left the Nest
9. Detective
10. Radio Double Agent
11. After the Space Age
22.
17%
Dizzy Heights
Neil Finn
2014
1. Impressions - Standard
2. Dizzy Heights
3. Flying In the Face of Love
4. Divebomber
5. Better Than TV
6. Pony Ride
7. White Lies and Alibis
8. Recluse - Standard
9. Strangest Friends
10. In My Blood
11. Lights of New York
23.
16%
Together Not Apart
Backbeat Soundsystem
2014
1. Fighting Bull
2. Hey Girl
3. Against It All
4. I Spy
5. Words Are The Weapon
6. Come Undone
7. Losing Faith
8. Forever Never
9. Share With You
10. Two Time
11. Burning Up
12. December
24.
16%
Backspace Unwind
Lamb
2014
1. In Binary
2. We Fall in Love
3. As Satellites Go By
4. Backspace Unwind
5. Shines Like This
6. What Makes Us Human
7. Nobody Else
8. Seven Sails
9. Doves & Ravens
10. Only Our Skin
11. SH09 Is Back
12. The Caged Bird Sings
25.
16%
Runaway's Diary
Amy LaVere
2014
1. Rabbit
2. Last Rock N' Roll Boy to Dance
3. Big Sister
4. Self Made Orphan
5. Where I Lead Me
6. Snowflake
7. How?
8. Don't Go yet John
9. Lousy Pretender
10. Dark Moon
11. I'll Be Home Soon
12. Reprise
26.
16%
Reality Testing
Lone
2014
1. First Born Seconds
2. Restless City
3. Meeker Warm Energy
4. Aurora Northern Quarter
5. 2 Is 8
6. Airglow Fires
7. Coincidences
8. Begin to Begin
9. Jaded
10. Vengeance Video
11. Stuck
12. Cutched Under
27.
16%
Beauty & Ruin
Bob Mould
2014
1. Low Season
2. Little Glass Pill
3. I Don't Know You Anymore
4. Kid With Crooked Face
5. Nemeses Are Laughing
6. The War
7. Forgiveness
8. Hey Mr. Grey
9. Fire in the City
10. Tomorrow Morning
11. Let the Beauty Be
12. Fix It
28.
16%
Days & Nights
Daley
2014
1. Time Travel
2. Look Up
3. Blame The World
4. Good News
5. Love And Affection
6. Be
7. Alone Together
8. Pass It On
9. Broken
10. She Fades
11. Love Somebody
12. Days & Nights
29.
15%
Nikki Nack
Tune-Yards
2014
1. Find a New Way
2. Water Fountain
3. Time of Dark
4. Real Thing
5. Look Around
6. Hey Life
7. Sink-O
8. Why Do We Dine On the Tots?
9. Stop That Man
10. Wait for a Minute
11. Left Behind
12. Rocking Chair
13. Manchild
30.
15%
Acoustic Classics
Richard Thompson
2014
1. I Want to See the Bright Lights Tonight
2. Walking on a Wire
3. Wall of Death
4. Down Where the Drunkards Roll
5. One Door Opens
6. Persuasion
7. 1952 Vincent Black Lightning
8. I Misunderstood
9. From Galway to Graceland
10. Valerie
11. Shoot out the Lights
12. Beeswing
13. When the Spell Is Broken
14. Dimming of the Day
31.
13%
Pay Close Attention : XL Recordings
Various Artists
2014
1. DJs Take Control (Original Version)
2. Out Of Space
3. Don't Go (Kicks Like A Mule Mix)
4. Sweet Harmony (Original Mix)
5. Piper
6. Gabriel (Live Garage Version)
7. Destiny
8. Anytime
9. Jump 'N Shout
10. I Luv U
11. Igloo
12. Hater
13. Talkin The Hardest
14. Wildfire
15. All Under One Roof Raving
1. Firestarter
2. **** The Pain Away
3. Seven Nation Army
4. I Feel Just Like A Child
5. Once Around The Block
32.
13%
Good to Be Home
Blu
2014
1. Home
2. The Return
3. Back Home Again
4. Boyz N the Hood
5. Whip Creme (Part One)
6. The West
7. The 50z
8. The LA
9. Summer Time
10. The Summer
1. Rap Dope
2. Dre Day
3. Red & Gold
4. Child Support
5. Well Fare
6. He Man
7. Brown Sugar
8. Bobby Brown
9. Can't Stop, Won't Stop
10. The West (Part Two)
33.
13%
Committed to the Crime
Chaos Chaos
2014
1. Love
2. Breaker
3. Do You Feel It?
4. West Side
5. Monsters
6. Better
34.
13%
Ink
Tusks
2014
1. Burn
2. Ink
3. Answers
4. Dreamcatcher
5. Dreamcatcher - Bodhi Glitch Remix
6. Ink - Koda Remix
35.
12%
Nikki Nack
Tune-Yards
2014
1. Find a New Way
2. Water Fountain
3. Time of Dark
4. Real Thing
5. Look Around
6. Hey Life
7. Sink-O
8. Why Do We Dine On the Tots?
9. Stop That Man
10. Wait for a Minute
11. Left Behind
12. Rocking Chair
13. Manchild
36.
11%
Mexico
GusGus
2014
1. Obnoxiously Sexual
2. Another Life
3. Sustain
4. Crossfade
5. Airwaves
6. God Application
7. Not The First Time
8. Mexico
9. This Is What You Get When You Mess With Love
37.
11%
Your Charizmatic Self
Bok Bok
2014
1. Melba's Call (feat. Kelela)
2. Howard
3. Greenhouse (Day)
4. Funkiest (Be Yourself)
5. Greenhouse (Night)
6. Da Foxtrot
7. Melba's Instrumental
38.
11%
Alone for the First Time
Ryan Hemsworth
2014
1. Hurt Me
2. Walk Me Home (with Lontalius)
3. Snow in Newark (with Dawn Golden)
4. Blemish
5. Too Long Here (with Alex G)
6. Surrounded (with Kotomi & Doss)
7. By Myself (with the Gtw & Little Cloud)
39.
11%
Transitions
SBTRKT
2014
1. Gamalena
2. Hold The Line
3. Kyoto
4. Resolute
5. Highs And Lows
6. Stifle
7. IMO
40.
11%
Bécs
Fennesz
2014
1. Static Kings
2. The Liar
3. Liminality
4. Pallas Athene
5. Bécs
6. Sav
7. Paroles
41.
10%
Lost In The Dream
The War On Drugs
2014
1. Under The Pressure
2. Red Eyes
3. Suffering
4. An Ocean In Between The Waves
5. Disappearing
6. Eyes To The Wind
7. The Haunting Idle
8. Burning
9. Lost In The Dream
10. In Reverse
42.
10%
Friend Of Mine
DJ Dodger Stadium
2014
1. The Bottom Is As Low As You Can Go
2. Love Songs
3. One Who Lost
4. Memory Lane
5. Never Win
6. Trouble
7. By Your Side
8. Sit Down, Satan
9. The Dust
10. Friend Of Mine
43.
10%
Le Monde Möö
Moodoïd
2014
1. Les garçons veulent de la magie
2. La lune
3. Machine metal
4. Bleu est le feu
5. Les oiseaux
6. Yes & You
7. Bongo bongo club
8. Les chemins de traverse
9. Heavy Metal Be Bop 2
10. Les filles font que le temps est jouissif
44.
10%
Any Other City
Life Without Buildings
2014
1. PS Exclusive
2. Let's Get Out
3. Juno
4. The Leanover
5. Young Offenders
6. Philip
7. Envoys
8. 14 Days
9. New Town
10. Sorrow
45.
10%
Trick
Kele
2014
1. First Impressions
2. Coasting
3. Doubt
4. Closer
5. Like We Used To
6. Humour Me
7. Year Zero
8. My Hotel Room
9. Silver and Gold
10. Stay the Night
46.
10%
Mean Love
Sinkane
2014
1. How We Be
2. New Name
3. Yacha
4. Young Trouble
5. Moonstruck
6. Mean Love
7. Hold Tight
8. Galley Boys
9. Son
10. Omdurman
47.
10%
They Want My Soul
Spoon
2014
1. Rent I Pay
2. Inside Out
3. Rainy Taxi
4. Do You
5. Knock Knock Knock
6. Outlier
7. They Want My Soul
8. I Just Don't Understand
9. Let Me Be Mine
10. New York Kiss
48.
10%
They Want My Soul
Spoon
2014
1. Rent I Pay
2. Inside Out
3. Rainy Taxi
4. Do You
5. Knock Knock Knock
6. Outlier
7. They Want My Soul
8. I Just Don't Understand
9. Let Me Be Mine
10. New York Kiss
49.
10%
Our Love
Caribou
2014
1. Can't Do Without You
2. Silver
3. All I Ever Need
4. Our Love
5. Dive
6. Second Chance
7. Julia Brightly
8. Mars
9. Back Home
10. Your Love Will Set You Free
50.
10%
Mean Love
Sinkane
2014
1. How We Be
2. New Name
3. Yacha
4. Young Trouble
5. Moonstruck
6. Mean Love
7. Hold Tight
8. Galley Boys
9. Son
10. Omdurman