Backbeat's top five spins: This is what we're listening to this week. What's on your playlist?
As people who think about, talk about, write about, listen to and make music, it's not surprising that the most common (and favorite) topic of conversation among us is the same: "What are you listening to right now?" Stick a quarter in us, and, boy, wouldn't you know it, off we go, on and on about this new song we can't stop listening to, or this new album flipping our wig, or an old favorite we rediscovered. So whether you're looking for recommendations, trying to get a feel for our individual sensibilities or are just curious, we've compiled a list of all the things we've been listening to this week. Keep reading to see which albums and songs were in heavy rotation, and then, of course, feel free to weigh in with your picks.
Danny Howells - Global Underground Miami
Morriconez - Cloud of Dust, Cry of Death
Bauhaus - The Sky's Gone Out
Joy Division - Closer
Enon - High Society
The Sword - Warp Riders
Frank Zappa - The Dub Room Special
Todd Snider - East Nashville Skyline
Bob Dylan - Nashville Skyline
Sergei Prokofiev - Peter and the Wolf
Pries - The Lonely Kid Show
Ghetto Brothers - Power Fuerza (deluxe re-issue)
Mary Lambert - "I Know Girls (Body Love)"
Forgotten Tomb - And Don't Deliver Us from Evil
Myke Charles & Spoke In Wordz - "Miss Fly"
JOSIAH M HESSE
The Muppets - "The Rainbow Connection"
The White Stripes - "Walking With A Ghost"
Yoko Ono - "Will You Touch Me"
The Good the Bad and the Queen - "Green Fields"
The Smiths - "Last Night I Dreamt That Somebody Loved Me"
Game - "Rollin'"
Epoch Win - GRIM
A-1 - Afterschool Special
Homeboy Sandman - "Gggrrraa!!"
No Doubt - Tragic Kingdom
NOFX - The Decline
Rotting Out - "Laugh Now, Die Later"
No Bragging Rights - "Not My Salvation"
Moonspell - "Grandstand"
Goatwhore - "When Steel and Bone Meet"
Panabrite - Soft Terminal
Crystal Castles - III
Napalm Death - Utilitarian
Ice Cube - Death Certificate
Beach House - Bloom
Tom Harrell - Number Five
John Zorn - The Gnostic Preludes
Erkin Koray - The Best of Erkin Koray
The Pogues - Rum, Sodomy & the Lash
Patti Smith - Banga
Kruder & Dorfmeister - The K&D Sessions
Eminem - Encore
Zero 7 - The Garden
Tosca - Delhi 9
Lyrics Born - As U Were
Cheff Premier & TC Crook - "Candy"
Young Doe & J. Stalin featuring Mr. Midas - "Clean Ass Car"
Big Boi featuring Kid Cudi - "She Hates Me"
Daz Dillinger - Dillinger & Makaveli Tribute
Fabolous - The Soul Tape 2
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