Après notre palmarès 2015, voici les listes de chaques plumes de la Pinkushion Team. Soit différentes approches sélectives, plus ou moins longues, selon les goûts et les couleurs de chacuns.

montage photos : Virginie Guichaoua

Paul Ramone

25 disques rangés approximativement dans l’ordre (allez, au moins les 10 premiers !) :

Blank Realm – Illegals in Heaven
Jim O’Rourke – Simple Songs
The White Birch – The Weight of Spring
Julia Holter – Have You in Wilderness
The Apartments – No Song No Spell No Madrigal
Twerps – Range Anxiety
Alabama Shakes – Sound & Color
The Chills – Silver Bullet
Youth Lagoon – Savage Hills Ballroom
Ryley Walker – Primrose Green

Sufjan Stevens – Carrie & Lowell
Daniel Bachman – River
BC Camplight – How to die in the North
EZTV – Calling Out
Low – Ones & Sixes
Vietcong – S/T (Jagjaguwar)
William Samson – Ground Luminosity (Talitres)
Young Guv – Ripe 4 Luv
Lord Huron – Strange Trails (Pias)
Feu ! Chatterton – Ici Le Jour (A Tout Enseveli) (Universal)

Modest Mouse – Stranger to Ourselves
Hayden – Hey Love
Polyurbaine – Zone Libre
Yo la Tengo – Stuff Like That There
Jose Gonzalez – Vestiges & Claws

Rééditions : Harmonia, Complete Recordings (Gronland), Lloyd Cole and the Commotions, Collected Recordings 1983-1989 (Universal Music), Tim Maia, S/T (1977)

Concerts : The Apartments à la Gaité Lyrique, Chameleons au Petit Bain, Pias Nite BC Camplight/Other Lives, The Chap et Black Strobe au Yeah! Festival, Twerps au point éphémère, Slayer/Anthrax au Zenith, Bodycount au Hellfest, Yo la Tengo à la Cigale

Films : Sicario, Love & Mercy

Livres : Girl in a Band, Kim Gordon (ed. le mot et le reste) : Friedkin Connection (ed. Broché)

Umut Ungan

Siavash Amini – Subsiding
Olafur Arnalds & Nils Frahm – Collaborative Works
Hakobune – Love knows where
Olli Aarni – Puu Tuulesa
Astrïd – The West Lighthouse Is Not So Far
Rival Consoles – Howl
Merzbow – Wildwood
Ensemble Economique – Blossoms in Red
Alessandro Cortini – Risveglio
Senking – Closing Ice


Cattle Decapitation – The Anthropocene Extinction
Adna – Run, Lucifer
Fresku – Nooit meer terug

Julien Schuers

31 disques donc parce qu’il a bien fallu épurer un peu et trier entre les chouchous et les vétérans, ceux qui se sont perdus et ceux qu’on a trouvés. Par ordre alphabétique donc.

51 Black Super – Bigger
The Apartments – No Song No Spell No Madrigal
Belle & Sebastian– Girls In Peacetime Want To Dance
Bertrand Belin – Cap Waller
Blank Realm – Illegals In Heaven
Bruit Noir – I / III
Calexico – Edge Of The Sun
Father John Misty – I Love You, Honeybear
Bill Fay – Who Is The Sender?
Feu! Chatterton – Ici Le Jour (A Tout Enseveli)
Godspeed You! Black Emperor – Asunder, Sweet And Other Distress
Hayden – Hey Love
H-Burns – Night Moves
Dave Heumann – Here In The Deep
King Gizzard And The Lizard Wizard ”Ž– Paper Mâché Dream Balloon
Low – Ones And Sixes
Mbongwana Star – From Kinshasa
Motorama – Poverty
Other Lives – Rituals
Pain-Noir – Pain-Noir
Rank – Plan Your Downfall
Ryley Walker – Primrose Green
Sons Of Kemet – Lest We Forget What We Came Here To Do
Sufjan Stevens – Carrie & Lowell
Suuns and Jerusalem In My Heart – Suuns and Jerusalem In My Heart
The Tallest Man On Earth – Dark Bird Is Home
Two Gallants – We Are Undone
Villagers – Darling Arithmetic
Wire – Wire
Yo La Tengo – Stuff Like That There
Утро ”Ž– Солнце

À part :
Various – Épicerie Moderne Dix Ans De Live 2005-2015
H-Burns – The Lo-Fi Series
The Color Bars Experience – High on The Sound

Eric M.

Albums :

WETDOG – Divine Times (Upset The Rhythm)
Girls Pissing on Girls Pissing – Scrying in Infirmary Architecture (Muzai Records)
Akhlys – The Dreaming I (Debemur Morti Productions)
Drab Majesty – Careless (Dais Records)
Hey Colossus – In Black And Gold (Rocket Recordings)
Built to Spill – Untethered Moon (Warner Bros. Records)
Tal National – Zoy Zoy (FatCat Records)
The Cairo Gang – Goes Missing (God?)
Martin Courtney – Many Moons (Domino)
USA Nails – No Pleasure (Bigoût Records/Smalltown America)

Jessica Pratt – On Your Own Love Again (Drag City)
The Membranes – Dark Matter/Dark Energy (Cherry Red)
Blank Realm – Illegals In Heaven (Fire Records)
Joanna Newsom – Divers (Drag City)
Radioactivity – Silent kill (Dirtnap Records)
Spray Paint – Dopers (Monofonus Press)
Grooms – Comb The Feelings Through Your Hair (Western Vinyl)
Failure – The Heart Is A Monster (Failure Records LLC)
Richard Hawley – Hollow Meadows (Parlophone)
Mbongwana Star – From Kinshasa (World Circuit)

Broken Water – Wrought (Night People)
Sleater-Kinney – No Cities To Love (Sub Pop)
Micachu and The Shapes – Good Sad Happy Sad (Rough Trade)
Gnaw Their Tongues – Abyss Of Longing Throats (Crucial Blast)
Ultimate Painting – Green Lanes (Trouble In Mind)
Gun Outfit – Dream All Over (Paradise Of Bachelors)
MEATRAFFLE – HiFi Classics (Trashmouth)
Cloud Rat – Qliphoth (Halo Of Flies/IFB Records/Moment Of Collapse Records)
Promised Land Sound – For Use And Delight (Paradise Of Bachelors)
Massicot – Morse (Et Mon Cul C’est Du Tofu?/Red Wig/Kaka Kids)

Mini albums / EPs :

Erase Errata – Lost Weekend (Under The Sun)
Skeleton Wrecks – S/T (Gibbon Envy Recordings)
Hammerhead – New Directionz (Back Wall Records)
The Dance Asthmatics – Lifetime of Secretion (Melted Ice Cream)
Making – Highlife (Trait Records)


25 albums cette année et des concerts de fou

Akhlys – The Dreaming I (Debemur Morti)
Coil – Backwards (Cold Spring)
Akira Rabelais – The Little Glass
The White Birch – The Weight Of Spring (Glitterhouse)
Orso Jesenska – Effacer La Mer (3h50)

Dodheimsgard – A Umbra Omega (Peaceville)
Bruit Noir – I/III (Ici D’ailleurs)
Kendrick Lamar – To Pimp A Butterfly (Aftermath)
Various Artist – Paralelogram (Three Lobed Records)
Jessica Pratt – On Your Own Love Again (Drag City)

Daniel Knox – (Carrot Top Record)
Mgla – Exercises In Futility (Northern Heritage)
Ultimate Painting – Green Lanes (Trouble In Mind)
Zomba Project Prison – I Have No Everything Here (Six Degrees Records)
Metz – II (Sub Pop)

TheChills – Silver Bullet (Fire Records)
The Telescopes – Hidden Fields (Tapete)
Bertrand Belin – Cap Waller ( Cinq 7)
Boris – Asia/Urban Dance/Warpath (Fangs Anal Satan)
The Apartments – No Song, No Spell, No Madrigal (Microcultures)

Pumice – Puddles (Soft Abuse)
Protomartyr – The Agent Intellect (Hardly Art)
Eric Chenaux – Skullsplitter (Constellation)
Swervedriver – I Wasn’t Born To Lose You (Cobraside)
Mansfield Tya – Corpo Inferno (Talitres)

Concerts : Dan Deacon et Jimmy Whispers (Route Du Rock), The Aparments (Théâtre de St Lô), Public Broadcasting Service (Les 3 Elephants), Avec Pas D’Casque (6par4), Christophe (Intime Tour, Granville)

Georges Vedeau

Par ordre alphabétique

Alabama Shakes – Sound & Color
The Apartments – No Song No Spell No Madrigal
Courtney Barnett – Sometimes I Sit and Think, and Sometimes I Just Sit
Blank Realm – Illegals in Heaven
The Chills –Silver Bullets
Adrian Crowley – Some Blue Morning
Robert Forster – Songs To Play
In Gowan Ring – The Serpent And The Dove
Jim O’Rourke – Simple Songs
Squeeze – Cradle to the grave
Sufjan Stevens – Carrie and Lowell
The White Birch – The Weight Of Spring
Algiers – S/T

Réedition / Compilation :
Beat Happening – Look Around
Lloyd Cole and the Commotions – Collected Recordings 1983-1989
The Sound – Réédition 5cd Edsel Records
XTC – Orange & Lemons

Love & Mercy : À l’ombre du soleil Californien, le spectateur côtoie l’univers intérieur d’un génie perturbé- Brian Wilson – sous diverses influences néfastes.

Yuri Kossler

Top ten de l’année :

1) Laura Marling – Short Movie
2) Deerhunter – Fading Frontier
3) Air Waves – Party Glances
4) Kurt Vile – B’lieve I’m Going Down
5) Twerps – Range Anxiety
6) Screaming Females – Rose Mountain
7) King Lizard & The Gizzard Wizard – Paper Mâché Dream Balloon
8) Courtney Barnett – Sometimes I Sit And Think, Sometimes I Just Sit
9) The Apartments – No Song, No Spell, No Madrigal
10) Juan Wauters – Who Me ?

Clément Bocquet

J’aurais pu, j’aurais dû en mettre 10, mais la vérité, c’est qu’il y en a 8 que j’ai trouvé vraiment hors du lot cette année:

1. Thee Oh Sees – Mutilator Defeated at least
2. Kagoule – Urth
3. Diane Coffee – Everybody’s a good dog
4. Slaves – Are you Satisfied ?
5. Alabama Shakes – Sound & Color
6. Saun & Starr – Look Closer
7. Ty Segall Band – Live in San Francisco
8. La Luz – Weirdo Shrine