2012 Album Release Schedule2012 Music Trends80s ElectropopAdeleAdrian LuxAlt FolkAmanda MairAraabmuzikAzealia BanksBjörkCharli XCXClement Marfo & The FrontlineDelilahEmeli SandéEuro DanceFaceBookFrank OceanFuture of MusicFuture of Music OnlineFuture of Music Online 2012Internet MusicKaty BKey Sounds for 2012Lana Del ReyMichael KiwanukaMix-TapesMTVMusic AppsMusic IndustryMusic OnlineMusic-SharingMySpaceNew Artists for 2012Niki & The DoveOh LandRetroRihannaRonikaRustieSBTRKTsocial mediaSoundCloudSpotifyThe WeekndTurntable.fmVanbotyoutube
(Note that this post will be updated regularly throughout 2012)
My Top 10 Albums of 2011
- House of Balloons - The Weeknd
- Thursday - The Weeknd
- Nostalgia, Ultra - Frank Ocean
- Glass Swords - Rustie
- Electronic Dream - Araabmuzik
- Oh Land - Oh Land
- Vanbot - Vanbot
- On A Mission - Katy B
- 21 - Adele
- SBTRKT - SBTRKT
(Note - SBTRKT was missing from previous end of year listing)
11 Musical Trends for 2012
- Some artists will move away entirely from Album releases; Rihanna is
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Following Björk’s debut of the Biophilia opus at the Manchester International Festival - featuring elaborate custom-made instruments, nature videos and animations, she now releases said work in the form of iPhone and iPad Apps. The content is nigh identical, although the iPad benefits from greater resolution and larger screen real estate of course.
The main Biophilia App - a ’shell’ in fact - is free to download, you then pay for each track in addition.
With the launch of ...