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Tuesday, January 02, 2007

best songs of 2007

Too soon? Here's our list of the best songs of 2007 so far, but before you get too worked up, it's actually just a thinly veiled excuse to post this Deerhoof song in a somewhat messy attempt to put into context just how much we love it.



1. Deerhoof Matchbook Seeks Maniac mp3
Who would've imagined that the most perfect pop song of 2007 (so far) would come from these guys? Oh man, that chorus is something else. I wouldn't be surprised if this pulls a "Roscoe" and remains my favorite song all year. The great Michael Azerrad, who wrote the one-sheet for Deerhoof's new record Friend Opportunity, describes this song more effectively than I ever could:

"'Matchbook Seeks Maniac' pulls a "99 Luftballoons" breakdown move in the middle, rocks a Brahms interval in the pop-narcotic chorus, and the Beach Boys and the Who are all over the mix - it's one of the most glorious things I've ever heard..."

2. Panda Bear Bro's (edit)
If Brian Wilson were still making music today, it would sound like this. Wait, what? Shit, then he should totally make a record with Panda Bear.

3. Arcade Fire Black Wave/Bad Vibrations
This song possesses a duality that I really hope to see more of on Neon Bible. The stark contrast between Regine's urgency and Win's Springsteen-esque turn is jarring and dark and probably almost scary to some (not me, dude.)

4. LCD Soundsystem Someone Great
"Someone Great" sounded like a classic to me the very first time I heard it, and I've been known to bust it out twice in one DJ set. Which is probably why I suck at DJing.

5. Marissa Nadler Diamond Heart mp3
This one'll tug at your heart strings, and I'd recommend this to everyone who really wants to like Joanna Newsom but just can't do it. Also for anyone who likes Vashti Bunyan, whom Marissa played with last year, live on BBC radio.

6. The Bees Listening Man
These dudes effectively jack quite a few genres on the new record, with this track "borrowing heavily" from classic '60s soul. And that's a compliment, because when it sounds this authentic, we can't complain, can we?


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Happy New Year guys. Oh, also check out Said the Gramophone's post on Basia Bulat, whom I'm kinda sure you'll be hearing a lot more about here on this blog, and probably other places too.

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35 comments:

Anonymous Anonymous said...

I'm gonna say this one time, that Basia Bulat is amazing.

1:08 AM  
Anonymous kat said...

Oh GOD - I hate the band Deerhoof SO MUCH! I wish people would stop pretending to like them. I also wish they would disappear.

10:08 AM  
Blogger Chris said...

yeah Kat, i wasn't a huge fan either, but did you even listen to the song? i'm not "pretending" to like it, it's pretty great.

10:24 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Deerhoof rules. Experimental doesnt mean that its bad

10:44 AM  
Blogger Jeff said...

As good as "Someone Great" is, it seems like a lot of people are missing out on the awesomeness of "All My Friends".

10:56 AM  
Blogger Allen said...

What, no Apples in Stereo?

No Of Montreal, which everybody is puzzlingly praising to be the best Of Montreal record ever, even though I really don't see it?

Also, I've yet to really listen to it, but apparently the new Do Make Say Think, You, You're a History in Rust is supposed to be this year's Akron/Family, except 10,000x better.

1:06 PM  
Blogger Allen said...

Oh yeah, and does St. Vincent's "Paris is Burning" count as a 2007 song?

1:16 PM  
Blogger connor said...

chris, as someone who really can't stand deerhoof, I was hoping you could shed light on some way for me to get over everything I think is awful about them and maybe just highlight the good stuff...

you made the transition, how about helping a friend? i'd really love to figure out what's so damn special about them

it's strange, I really hate the vocals so freaking much...but it started that way with joanna and now I actually love her voice...

any thoughts?

1:58 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Any chance you'll post the Arcade Fire "Black Wave/Bad Vibrations" tune for those of us that don't have it and haven't heard it yet?

4:14 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

You really need to get the Bees second album way way better than the first one

5:08 PM  
Blogger Preciousroy said...

http://rushmorefiles.blogspot.com/

good songs picks

6:22 PM  
Anonymous matt said...

I could try to describe why I like Deerhoof but I think it'd come out pretentious and quasi-intellectual when in fact it's a completely visceral enjoyment (blah, still kinda pretentious.) Whatever, this track and the one P'fork hosted are as good as anything they've done, I'm stoked for the record.

7:48 PM  
Anonymous Jeff said...

It's probably safe to say you either like Deerhoof or you don't. There's very little middle ground. The new album rules, though.

12:56 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

I have to say that bro is freakin sublime, not quite what i'd expected after young prayer.
If you wnat to get into Deerhoof, start with the cover EP on their website; it's their same strange stle on more familiar ground, not to mention free and easy to find.

2:12 AM  
Anonymous Riley said...

Best song of 2007 already? What about the best songs ever? rankopedia.com says the greatest of all time is Stairway to Heaven.

5:24 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

who is we

6:38 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

How often will these songs be updated?

1:33 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

i think that none of theese songs are good... al songs made this year so far are shit!

7:02 PM  
Blogger Ashley said...

Deerhoof grew on me. Friend Opportunity is pretty good. I was able to get past the vocals pretty quickly. I really like that cute japanese girl thing that Enon and Tojiko Noriko also have. The best part of it for me is the rhythmical aspect. the drums are really interesting, and every change is unpredictable. If it's not your thing, don't listen. Just go back to Kelly Clarkson and Jo Jo.

9:22 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Spoon - You Got Yr. Cherry Bomb
Josh Pyke - Forever Song
The Shins - Australia
Arcade Fire - Black Wave/Bad Vibrations


my definites so far..

and i got a LOOOOONG list of maybes - including deerhoof

9:24 PM  
Anonymous Dave said...

Recknor by Radiohead is the most beautiful song ive heard this year.

9:02 PM  
Blogger Fearless said...

how anyone could like this song is beyond me, it's like yoko ono scratching her nails on a chalkboard bad.

11:38 AM  
Anonymous Jeffort23 said...

Atlas - Battles
Sons of Cain - Ted Leo & the P
Mammoth - Interpol (from an otherwise major disappointment of an album)
Impossibly Germany - Wilco (same as above)
Innocent Bones - Iron & wine
1234 - Feist (overplayed but great song)
Plaster Casts of Everything - Liars
Rotten Hell - Menomena
Reckoner or Bodysnatchers - Radiohead
You Got Yr. Cherry Bomb - Spoon

10:51 AM  
Blogger Chris said...

hey kat i think your absolutely right
i think the band deerhoof is just really really really bad.............

8:26 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

what? no "rest my chemistry" by interpol. why is no one giving that album any love?

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|徵信|徵信|徵信|徵信|徵信|
|徵信|徵信|徵信|徵信|

|徵信社|徵信社|徵信社|徵信社|徵信社|
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|徵信社|徵信社|徵信社|徵信社|

|外遇|外遇|外遇|外遇|外遇|
|外遇|外遇|外遇|外遇|外遇|
|外遇|外遇|外遇|外遇|外遇|
|外遇|外遇|外遇|外遇|外遇|
|外遇|外遇|外遇|外遇|外遇|
|外遇|外遇|外遇|外遇|

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|抓姦|抓姦|抓姦|抓姦|抓姦|
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|抓姦|抓姦|抓姦|抓姦|

|偵探|偵探|偵探|偵探|偵探|
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|偵探|偵探|偵探|偵探|偵探|
|偵探|偵探|偵探|偵探|

|尋人|尋人|尋人|尋人|尋人|
|尋人|尋人|尋人|尋人|尋人|
|尋人|尋人|尋人|尋人|尋人|
|尋人|尋人|尋人|尋人|尋人|
|尋人|尋人|尋人|尋人|尋人|
|尋人|尋人|尋人|尋人|

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