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Monday, 15 December 2014

Subwayz Selectionz 2014 20 Wen

My Top 30 Albums Of The Year

20. Wen: Signals (Keysound Recordings)

  1. Intro (Family)
  2. Galactic
  3. Lunar (feat. Blackdown)
  4. You Know
  5. Persian
  6. Swingin' (LDN Mix)
  7. Vampin'
  8. Time (feat. Parris)
  9. In
  10. Signal
  11. Nightcrawler (Devils Mix)
  12. Play Your Corner (feat. Rik..)

Signals was released in March, and is Owen Darby's first album under the Wen moniker. Signals grunts, grinds and bumps along with expert precision. The general tone is dark, but is lifted by some incisive vocalizations, and punctuated by a superior blend of beats and enhanced by dirty basslines.

My Standout Track: Galactic 

My Top 30 Albums of 2014
30. Legowelt: Crystal Cult 2080 (Creme Organization)
29. The Cyclist: Flourish (All City Dublin)
28. Recondite: Iffy (Innervisions)
27. Sully: Blue (Keysound Recordings)
26. Actress: Ghettoville (Werkdiscs/Ninja Tune)
25. Lenzman: Looking At The Stars (Metalheadz)
24. Throwing Snow: Mosaic (Houndstooth)
23. Ekoplekz: Unfidelity (Planet Mu)
22. Altered Natives: Sin Elevated Art (Eye4Eye Recordings)
21. Moire: Shelter (Werkdiscs/Ninja Tune)
20. Wen: Signals (Keysound Recordings)

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