well, another year has ended and so another addition to the tome of life is added. What has become of us this past year?
This year music was largely dominated by the death of Michael Jackson and more recently, the death of "The Rev" (i am by no means an a7x fan, but i offer my condolences to those who are) and others.
Let us not be pessimistic all the time, below are 10 albums that stood their ground and emerged themselves into becoming the masterpieces of 2009.
10. Monsters of Folk
- Monsters of Folk
M.”i'm not the guy from Avenged Sevenfold” Ward , Mike “Omaha scene legend” Mogis, Jim “My Morning Jacket and my hair looks cool” James and Conor “RIP Bright Eyes 2010” Oberst.
Sounds like the ultimate match in heaven, what with four indie folk overlords rotating instruments and vocals in a 12 track LP and all. But with that said, the word “Folk” kind of goes out of context there a bit as the album itself possesses several elements of trip-hop, alt-country and surprisingly others. …