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My guided tour of the Internet

Albums of 2009

Better late than never, here it is. Overall, a bit weak on (non-instrumental / non-mixtape) hip-hop in 2009:

  1. Grizzly Bear - Veckatimest
  2. Animal Collective - Merriwhether Post Pavilion
  3. Bitte Orca - The Dirty Projectors
  4. Phoenix - Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix
  5. Andrew Bird - Noble Beast
  6. Franz Ferdinand - You Could Have It So Much Better
  7. Sleigh Bells - Sleigh Bells (not a “real” album, but strong enough)
  8. The xx - xx
  9. Heartless Bastards - The Mountain
  10. Nosaj Thing - Drift
  11. St. Vincent - Actor
  12. Yeah Yeah Yeahs - It’s Blitz
  13. Major Lazer - Guns Don’t Kill People, Lazers Do
  14. 2562 - Unbalance
  15. Bat for Lashes - Two Suns
  16. Oh No - Dr No’s Ethiopium
  17. Flaming Lips - Embryonic
  18. DM Stith - Heavy Ghost
  19. The Dead Weather - Horehound
  20. DOOM - Born Like This

Mixes & Mixtapes of note:

  • Jay Electronica - ElectroChemicals
  • Justice - Cool Cats
  • Kid Cudi - Dat Kid from Cleveland
  • Hercules & Love Affair - Sidetracked
  • DJ Sega - Live at the Bowery Ballroom
  • Danny! - Where Is Danny?
  • Pill - 4180: The Prescription
  • Freddie Gibbs – midwestgangstaboxframecadillilacmuzik
  • Joker - Purple Wow Sound
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Flight of the Conchords: We’re Both In Love With a Sexy Lady

Bret: Are you thinking what I’m thinking? Jermaine: No, I’m thinking what I’m thinking. Bret: So you’re not thinking what I’m thinking? Jermaine: No, cause you’re thinking I’m thinking what you’re thinking!

Sydney’s got some crazy dust storms today.

Sydney’s got some crazy dust storms today.

Timelapse: 365 days of working out. Discipline or steroids?

The Kanye West meme begins. See also.

The Kanye West meme begins. See also.

The Onion: Facebook, Twitter Revolutionizing How Parents Stalk Their College-Aged Kids. Make sure you read the screen captures.

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Transformed poodles, via juliakaganskiy.

Transformed poodles, via juliakaganskiy.

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Weird Al - Skipper Dan. Follow your dreams! (via waxy)

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World’s Fastest Everything, the Compilation. The fastest undresser is my favorite. (via kottke)

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