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 2015

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

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RankAlbumTracks
1.
71%
Sometimes I Sit and Think, and Sometimes I Just Sit
Courtney Barnett
2015
1. Elevator Operator
2. Pedestrian at Best
3. An Illustration of Loneliness (Sleepless in New York)
4. Small Poppies
5. Depreston
6. Aqua Profunda!
7. Dead Fox
8. Nobody Really Cares If You Don't Go to the Party
9. Debbie Downer
10. Kim's Caravan
11. Boxing Day Blues
2.
65%
From Kinshasa
Mbongwana Star
2015
1. From Kinshasa to the moon
2. Shégué
3. Nganshé
4. Masobélé
5. Coco Blues
6. Malukayi (feat. Konono N°1)
7. Suzanna
8. Kimpala
9. Kala
10. 1 million c'est quoi?
3.
58%
A Thoughtiverse Unmarred
Georgia Anne Muldrow
2015
1. Prologue
2. Monoculture
3. Great Blacks
4. Fifth Shield
5. The Outcome
6. Ankles
7. Arkansas
8. Pop Iconz
9. Tungsten Babalawo
10. Child Shot
11. Gitdown
12. Sans Vacay
4.
43%
High
Royal Headache
2015
1. My Own Fantasy
2. Need You
3. High
4. Another World
5. Wouldn't You Know
6. Garbage
7. Love Her If I Tried
8. Carolina
9. Little Star
10. Electric Shock
5.
37%
In Colour
Jamie xx
2015
1. Gosh
2. Sleep Sound
3. SeeSaw
4. Obvs
5. Just Saying
6. Stranger In A Room
7. Hold Tight
8. Loud Places
9. I Know There's Gonna Be (Good Times)
10. The Rest Is Noise
11. Girl
6.
37%
The Magic Whip
Blur
2015
1. Lonesome Street
2. New World Towers
3. Go Out
4. Ice Cream Man
5. Thought I Was a Spaceman
6. I Broadcast
7. My Terracotta Heart
8. There Are Too Many of Us
9. Ghost Ship
10. Pyongyang
11. Ong Ong
12. Mirrorball
7.
35%
another eternity
Purity Ring
2015
1. heartsigh
2. bodyache
3. push pull
4. repetition
5. stranger than earth
6. begin again
7. dust hymn
8. flood on the floor
9. sea castle
10. stillness in woe
8.
23%
Carrie & Lowell
Sufjan Stevens
2015
1. Death with Dignity
2. Should Have Known Better
3. All of Me Wants All of You
4. Drawn to the Blood
5. Eugene
6. Fourth of July
7. The Only Thing
8. Carrie & Lowell
9. John My Beloved
10. No Shade in the Shadow of The Cross
11. Blue Bucket of Gold
9.
21%
Our Love
Caribou
2015
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
11. Can't Do Without You - Extended Mix
12. Your Love Will Set You Free - c2's Set U Free RMX
13. Second Chance - Cyril Hahn Edit
14. Mars - Head High's Core Remix
15. Mars - Head High's Venus Remix
16. Our Love - Daphni Mix
17. Can't Do Without You - Tale of Us & Mano Le Tough Remix
10.
20%
No Cities To Love
Sleater-Kinney
2015
1. Price Tag
2. Fangless
3. Surface Envy
4. No Cities To Love
5. A New Wave
6. No Anthems
7. Gimme Love
8. Bury Our Friends
9. Hey Darling
10. Fade
11.
19%
Everything Else Matters
Pinkshinyultrablast
2015
1. Wish We Were
2. Holy Forest
3. Glitter
4. Metamorphosis
5. Umi
6. Land's End
7. Ravestar Supreme
8. Marigold
12.
16%
Baby I'm Bored
Evan Dando
2015
1. Repeat
2. My Idea
3. Rancho Santa Fe
4. Waking Up
5. Hard Drive
6. Shots Is Fired
7. It Looks Like You
8. The Same Thing You Thought Hard About Is The Same Part I Can Live Without
9. Why Do You Do This To Yourself
10. All My Life
11. Stop My Head
12. In The Grass All Wine Colored
13.
15%
Beach Music
Alex G
2015
1. Intro
2. Bug
3. Thorns
4. Kicker
5. Salt
6. Look Out
7. Brite Boy
8. In Love
9. Walk
10. Mud
11. Ready
12. Station
13. Snot
14.
15%
Modern Streets
Beat Spacek
2015
1. I Wanna Know
2. Tonight
3. Inflight Wave
4. Modern Streets
5. I Want You
6. Gotta Get Some Music
7. If You Are My Chalice
8. There is a Love
9. Stand Firm
10. Compact n Sleep
11. Back to School
12. You’re the Only One
13. Alone in Da Sun
15.
15%
Glamorous Damage
GUM
2015
1. G.U.M
2. Anesthetized Lesson
3. Glamorous Damage
4. Notorious Gold
5. Elafonissi Blue
6. Television Sick
7. New Eyes
8. R.Y.K
9. Science Fiction
10. Ancients
11. Greens and Blues
12. She Never Made It to Tell
13. Carnarvon
16.
13%
hfn reworked eins
Various Artists
2015
1. Speeddance - Neville Attree Remix
2. Delusional - Neville Attree Remix
3. Hey! - Neville Attree Remix
4. Speeddance - Neville Attree Instrumental Remix
5. Delusional - Neville Attree Instrumental Remix
6. Hey! - Neville Attree Instrumental Remix
17.
13%
From Kinshasa
Mbongwana Star
2015
1. From Kinshasa to the Moon
2. Shégué
3. Nganshé
4. Masobélé
5. Coco Blues
6. Malukayi
7. Suzanna
8. Kimpala
9. Kala
10. 1 million c'est quoi?
18.
13%
Spotify Sessions
Kurt Vile
2015
1. Intro - Live from Spotify NYC
2. Wheelhouse - Live from Spotify NYC
3. Pretty Pimpin - Live from Spotify NYC
4. Girl Called Alex - Live from Spotify NYC
5. Goldtone - Live from Spotify NYC
6. Wild Imagination - Live from Spotify NYC
19.
13%
High
Royal Headache
2015
1. My Own Fantasy
2. Need You
3. High
4. Another World
5. Wouldn’t You Know
6. Garbage
7. Love Her If I Tried
8. Carolina
9. Little Star
10. Electric Shock
20.
13%
The Beyond / Where the Giants Roam
Thundercat
2015
1. Hard Times
2. Song for the Dead
3. Them Changes
4. Lone Wolf and Cub
5. That Moment
6. Where The Giants Roam / Field of the Nephilim
21.
12%
I Love You, Honeybear
Father John Misty
2015
1. I Love You, Honeybear
2. Chateau Lobby #4 (in C for Two Virgins)
3. True Affection
4. The Night Josh Tillman Came To Our Apt.
5. When You're Smiling and Astride Me
6. Nothing Good Ever Happens At The ******* Thirsty Crow
7. Strange Encounter
8. The Ideal Husband
9. Bored in the USA
10. Holy ****
11. I Went To The Store One Day
22.
12%
Currents
Tame Impala
2015
1. Let It Happen
2. Nangs
3. The Moment
4. Yes I'm Changing
5. Eventually
6. Gossip
7. The Less I Know The Better
8. Past Life
9. Disciples
10. 'Cause I'm A Man
11. Reality In Motion
12. Love/Paranoia
13. New Person, Same Old Mistakes
23.
12%
The Happiest Man in the World
Hamell on Trial
2015
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
24.
11%
Someday Somewhere
Mura Masa
2015
1. Are U There?
2. Firefly
3. Terrible Love
4. Your Bones - Intermission
5. Low
6. Lovesick
7. When U Need Me
25.
11%
Big Grams
Big Grams
2015
1. Run for Your Life
2. Lights On
3. Fell In the Sun
4. Put It On Her
5. Goldmine Junkie
6. Born to Shine (feat. Run The Jewels)
7. Drum Machine (feat. Skrillex)
26.
10%
Clubbed To Death
Various Artists
2015
1. Clubbed To Death - Kurayamino Variation
2. Safe From Harm
3. Original
4. 6 Underground
5. Aftermath
6. Building Steam With A Grain Of Salt
7. Blue Room
8. Fun For Me
9. Dub Be Good To Me
10. That Green Jesus
11. Come Home - Skunk Weed ***** Mix / Weatherall Remix
12. Chime - Edit
13. Trans Fatty Acid - Kruder & Dorfmeister Remix Edit
14. Closer
15. How The West Was Won
16. Play Dead
17. Loose Fit
1. Leave Home
2. Only Love Can Break Your Heart
3. Wild Wood (Sheared Wood Remix) [Paul Weller Vs. Portishead]
27.
10%
Best Blues
Small Black
2015
1. Personal Best
2. No One Wants It to Happen to You
3. Boys Life
4. The Closer I Look
5. Big Ideas, Pt. II
6. Back at Belle's
7. Between Leos
8. Checkpoints
9. Smoke Around the Bend
10. XX Century
28.
10%
Yume
Helios
2015
1. Every Passing Hour
2. It Was Warmer Then
3. Sonora Lac
4. Pearls
5. Yume
6. Skies Minus
7. The Root
8. Again
9. Sing The Same Song Twice
10. Embrace
29.
10%
420 Mixtape
Black The Ripper
2015
1. 420 Intro
2. Zone (feat. Prince Paslow)
3. Pineapple Express Skit
4. How High (feat. Jc)
5. I Wanna Get High
6. We Get High
7. Legalize Marijuana Skit
8. Open Your Mind (feat. Jyager)
9. Get No Reply (feat. Jyager & Skinny Stef)
10. Living Life (feat. Rich Bueno)
30.
10%
DJ Yoda Presents: Breakfast of Champions
DJ Yoda
2015
1. And to the World
2. Day to Night
3. Pebble Beach
4. Click
5. 2468
6. Super Cereal Syrup
7. The Baddest
8. Mantra
9. Better Day
10. Open Your Eye
31.
10%
Reject 2
Conway the Machine
2015
1. 1000 Corpses
2. Blakk Tape
3. Rex Ryan (feat. Westside Gunn & Roc Marciano)
4. Wraith-Ful
5. Beloved (feat. Mach Hommy & Benny)
6. 30 Shells (feat. Nes)
7. Sky Joint (feat. Skyzoo)
8. Air Holez (feat. Westside Gunn)
9. Salute Me
10. Outro
32.
10%
Portraits
Maribou State
2015
1. Home
2. The Clown
3. Rituals
4. Steal
5. Wallflower
6. Say More
7. Raincoats
8. Midas
9. Natural Fools
10. Varkala
33.
10%
Religion
Howard
2015
1. Falling
2. Song About Something
3. Spelled Out
4. Fool
5. The Waiting Room
6. Religion
7. Money Can't Buy
8. Mansion
9. But Only While (Alarm Call Rise)
10. A Tale
34.
10%
The Trevor Nelson Collection 3
Various Artists
2015
1. Good Times
2. Thinking of You
3. Got to Give It Up
4. Jump to It - Radio Mix
5. The Glow of Love (feat. Luther Vandross)
6. Yah Mo B There (feat. Michael McDonald)
7. Just Call
8. Act Like You Know
9. All Night Long
10. Come into My Life - Radio Edit
11. Fantasy - Single Version
12. We Got the Funk
13. Tribute (Right On)
14. Southern Freeez
15. She's a Bad Mama Jama (She's Built, She's Stacked)
16. Roses Are Red
17. Keep on Walkin'
18. My Lovin' (You're Never Gonna Get It)
19. Keep on Movin' (feat. Caron Wheeler)
1. Remember the Time
35.
10%
The Bearer of Bad News
Andy Shauf
2015
1. Hometown Hero
2. Drink My Rivers
3. I'm Not Falling Asleep
4. Covered in Dust
5. Wendell Walker
6. You're Out Wasting
7. The Man On Stage
8. Jesus, She's A Good Girl
9. Lick Your Wounds
10. Jerry Was A Clerk
11. My Dear Helen
36.
10%
Projections
Romare
2015
1. Nina's Charm
2. Work Song
3. Motherless Child
4. Ray's Foot
5. Roots
6. Jimmy's Lament
7. Lover Man
8. Rainbow
9. Prison Blues
10. The Drifter
11. La Petite Mort
37.
10%
But You Caint Use My Phone
Erykah Badu
2015
1. Caint Use My Phone (Suite)
2. Hi
3. Cel U Lar Device
4. Phone Down
5. U Use To Call Me
6. Mr. Telephone Man
7. U Don’t Have To Call
8. What’s Yo Phone Number / Telephone - Medley / Ghost Of ***** Mix
9. Dial’Afreaq
10. I'll Call U Back
11. Hello
38.
10%
Sometimes I Sit and Think, and Sometimes I Just Sit
Courtney Barnett
2015
1. Elevator Operator
2. Pedestrian at Best
3. An Illustration of Loneliness (Sleepless in New York)
4. Small Poppies
5. Depreston
6. Aqua Profunda!
7. Dead Fox
8. Nobody Really Cares If You Don't Go to the Party
9. Debbie Downer
10. Kim's Caravan
11. Boxing Day Blues
39.
10%
Let The Good Times Roll
JD McPherson
2015
1. Let The Good Times Roll
2. Bossy
3. It’s All Over But The Shouting
4. Bridgebuilder
5. It Shook Me Up
6. Head Over Heels
7. Shy Boy
8. You Must Have Met Little Caroline?
9. Precious
10. Mother Of Lies
11. Everybody’s Talking ‘Bout The All-American
40.
10%
Man Plans God Laughs
Public Enemy
2015
1. No Sympathy From The Devil
2. Me To We
3. Man Plans God Laughs
4. Give Peace A Damn
5. Those Who Know Know Who
6. Honky Talk Rules
7. Mine Again
8. Lost In Space
9. Corplantationopoly
10. Earthizen
11. Praise The Loud
41.
10%
Nadastrom
Nadastrom
2015
1. Intro
2. Fallen Down
3. Go Back
4. House Shoes (feat. Nina Kinert)
5. Hide The Advisement
6. Headed Home
7. Somebody
8. Phantom Eyes (feat. RYAT)
9. Kids
10. In the Air, Pt. 1 (feat. Jesse Boykins III)
11. Medium Redeye
42.
10%
SOUR SOUL
BADBADNOTGOOD
2015
1. Mono
2. Sour Soul
3. Six Degrees (feat. Danny Brown)
4. Gunshowers (feat. Elzhi)
5. Stark's Reality
6. Tone's Rap
7. Mind Playing Tricks
8. Street Knowledge (feat. Tree)
9. Ray Gun (feat. DOOM)
10. Nuggets of Wisdom
11. Food
12. Experience
43.
10%
Future Brain - Blast Mixage
Various Artists
2015
1. Dance Krazy
2. E-Vapor-8
3. Direct Me - Remix
4. Reveillez - EDM Remix
5. Free at Last
6. Do It Again
7. The Chase - Express Mix
8. You Used to Hold Me - Remix
9. Pjanoo - Remix
10. Work - Remix
11. Direct Me - 3am Mix
12. Flutes
44.
10%
Kablammo!
Ash
2015
1. Cocoon
2. Let's Ride
3. Machinery
4. Free
5. Go! Fight! Win!
6. Moondust
7. Evel Knievel
8. Hedonism
9. Dispatch
10. Shutdown
11. For Eternity
12. Bring Back the Summer
45.
10%
Nocturnal Sunshine
Nocturnal Sunshine
2015
1. Intro (Holding On)
2. Believe
3. It's Alright
4. Take Me There
5. Drive
6. Footsteps
7. Down By the River
8. Bass Bin
9. Can't Hide the Way I Feel
10. Intergalactic
11. Skipper
12. Hotel
46.
10%
Foil Deer
Speedy Ortiz
2015
1. Good Neck
2. Raising the Skate
3. The Graduates
4. Dot X
5. Homonovus
6. Puffer
7. Swell Content
8. Zig
9. My Dead Girl
10. Ginger
11. Mister Difficult
12. Dvrk Wvrld
47.
10%
Big Grrrl Small World
Lizzo
2015
1. Ain't I
2. Betcha
3. Ride
4. Humanize
5. Bother Me
6. B.G.S.W.
7. The Fade
8. 1 Deep
9. The Realest
10. En Love
11. My Skin
12. Jang a Lang
48.
10%
Big GRRRL Small World
Lizzo
2015
1. Ain't I
2. Betcha
3. Ride
4. Humanize
5. Bother Me
6. B.G.S.W.
7. The Fade
8. 1 Deep
9. The Realest
10. En Love
11. My Skin
12. Jang a Lang
49.
10%
Rose
ABRA
2015
1. Feel
2. Roses
3. U Kno
4. Fruit
5. Pride
6. Lights Interlude
7. Atoms
8. No Chill
9. $Hot
10. Tonight!
11. Human
12. Game
50.
10%
The Moon Rang Like a Bell
Hundred Waters
2015
1. Show Me Love (feat. Nicole Miglis) - Acoustic
2. Murmurs - Brandt Brauer Frick Remix
3. Cavity - Shigeto Remix
4. Out Alee - Plaid Remix
5. Innocent - Illangelo's Confessional Remix
6. Broken Blue - Dirty Beaches Remix
7. Chambers - bvdub's Two Hearts Apart
8. Down From The Rafters - Huxley Remix
9. [Animal] - Siriusmo Remix
10. Seven White Horses - Trayer's Last Mix
11. Xtalk - Kodak to Graph Remix
12. No Sound - Paul & Zach's Waltz