Wednesday, May 22, 2013 at 6:30 a.m.
Music is life. Or at least it is for us. When we're not writing about it, we're thinking about it, talking about it or listening to it. These are the things that were in heavy rotation for us this week. What are you listening to? What should we be listening to? C'mon now. Sharing is caring. Don't hold out on us.
See also: - Our top five spins, week of May 13-17 - Our top five spins, week of May 6-10 - Our top five spins, week of April 29-May 3
A.H. GOLDSTEIN Vampire Weekend - Modern Vampires of the City Of Monsters and Men - My Head is An Animal The Doors - L.A. Woman Steve Earle - "The Galway Girl" Imagine Dragons - Night Visions
NOAH HUBBELL Purity Ring featuring Danny Brown - "Belispeak II" Shad - "Out of Love Pt. 2" Darren Benton - Freebasing with Kevin Bacon Purity Ring - Shrines Flatbush Zombies - "Breakfast at ePiffanies"
JESSE LIVINGSTON The New Pornographers - "Mutiny, I Promise You" Calexico - "Fortune Teller" The National - "Anyone's Ghost" Phoenix - "Lisztomania" Paul Simon - "You Can Call Me Al"
BRAD LOPEZ Parkway Drive - "Wild Eyes" Out For Revenge - "Rat Trap" For The Fallen Dreams - "Substance" Slayer - "Jihad" Shai Hulud - "My Heart Bleeds the Darkest Blood"
STEPHANIE MARCH Kanye West - The College Dropout Various Artists - The Great Gatsby Soundtrack The Oh Hello's - "Hello My Old Heart" Bob Marley & The Wailers - Kaya (Deluxe Edition) Wiz Khalifa - O.N.I.F.C
MATT MINER My Bloody Valentine - m b v Boards of Canada - Geogaddi Señor Coconut y Su Conjunto - El Baile Alemán Kraftwerk - Computer World Brian Eno - Another Green World
TOM MURPHY The War on Drugs - Slave Ambient Black Moth Super Rainbow - Cobra Juicy Wax Idols - Discipline and Desire Death - Spiritual Healing Kylesa - Ultraviolet
PATRICK RODGERS Chance the Rapper - "Juice" Jesse Futerman - Exquisite Basement Dirty Art Club - "Hemlock" Gaslamp Killer - "In the Dark" Quasimoto - "Planned Attack"
JON SOLOMON The National - Trouble Will Find Me Brian Eno - Another Green World Lenny Breau - Guitar Sounds of Lenny Breau Tom Waits - Closing Time Hound Dog Taylor & the HouseRockers - Deluxe Edition
AMBER TAUFEN Greyboy - Mastered the Art Beck - Sessions at West 54th Sublime - Sublime Tosca - J.A.C. Dubtribe Sound System - Bryant Street
KELSEY WHIPPLE Weezer - Pinkerton Daft Punk - Random Access Memories The National - Trouble Will Find Me Metronomy - Nights Out Arctic Monkeys - Who the Fuck Are Arctic Monkeys?