As music critics, the most common question we get asked (and ask each other, for that matter) is, "What are you listening to?" The pervasiveness of this query is precisely what inspired Heavy Rotation, our latest feature. For the benefit of those who happen to be curious, we've compiled a list of all the things we're listening to this week. Feel free to chime in with picks of your own after the jump.
Kristina Train - "Split Milk"
Imelda May - "Love Tattoo"
Arctic Monkeys - "Humbug"
The Beatles - "Revolver"
Megan Burtt - "Megan Burtt"
The Who - Face Dances
Bill Mallonee - Perfumed Letter
King's X - XV
Death Cab for Cutie - Narrow Stairs
King's X - Gretchen Goes to Nebraska
Of Montreal - Hissing Fauna, Are You the Destroyer?
Luke Slater - Fabric 32
Bad Lieutenant - "Sink or Swim"
Alert - Live @ Here Comes the Bass
Beauty Flash - Beauty Flash 2
Jon and Al Kaplan - "Put the Fucking Lotion in the Basket"
Lavender Diamond - "Here Comes One"
Visqueen - "So Long"
Beauty Flash 2 - Beauty Flash
The Pirate Signal "Col Boi"
Coles Whalen - The Whistle Stop Road Record
Aqua - Aquarium
Chromeo - Fancy Footwork
The Crystal Method - Divided By Night
Cut Off Your Hands - Shaky Hands
Dear Wendy Half - Told Bedtime Stories
Bad Veins - Bad Veins
Roadside Grave - My Son's Home
Louis Jordan and Louis Armstrong - "Life is So Peculiar"
Jack McVea - "Wino"
Yoko Ono/Plastic Ono Band - Between My Head and the Sky
St. Elias - Believe It
Bauhaus - 1979-1983, Volume 1
Muse - The Resistance
Frankie Smith - "Double Dutch Bus" (12-inch version)
The Dynamites - Burn It Down
Living Colour - The Chair in the Doorway
Broken Records - Until the Earth Begins to Part
Sleeping At Last - Storyboards
Portugal. The Man - The Satanic Satanist
Eat Skull - Wild and Inside
The Pains of Being Pure at Heart - The Pains of Being Pure at Heart
Pacific Pride - "Tropic of Meow."
Unwound - "Corpse Pose."
Pictureplane - Dark Rift
Yes - In a Word, Yes
Chicago - Chicago
Ahmad Jamal - Big Byrd: The Essence, Part 2
The Association - "Never my Love"
Wu-Tang Clan - Wu-Tang Forever
Portugal. The Man - the Satanic Satanist
The Love X Nowhere - Into the Fire
Aerial M - Live From a Shark Cage
Phish - "Icculus" from Hartford, CT 8/14/09
Tommy Castro - Hard Believer
DJ MU$A - Techno Savvy
Nelly Furtado - Mi Plan
Mick Boogie + Peter Bjorn & John - Re-Living Thing
Troop - Attitude
K-Os - Live Session EP (iTunes Exclusive)
Allen Hanumen - Hanumanji
The Battleship Agenda - Red Light Runner
Satan's Pilgrim's - Psychsploitation
Kyle Hollingsworth - Then There's Now
Guitar Center Fresh Cuts Volume 4
Allison Krauss & Union Station - Live
Yonder Mountain String Band - The Show
The Chieftains - The Nashville Sessions
Drew Emmitt - Across the Bridge
Edgar Meyer & Chris Thile - Self-Titled
Joy Division - Still
Public Image Ltd. - Second Edition
Pictureplane - Dark Rift
The Beatles - The Beatles
David Bowie - "Heroes"
Le Loup - Family
Jen Korte & the Loss - Jen Korte & the Loss
Son House - Father Of The Delta Blues: The Complete 1965 Sessions
Cymbals Eat Guitars - Why There are Mountains
Rachel Goodrich - Tinker Toys
Breakbeat Era - Ultra Obscene
LTJ Bukem - Journey Inwards
Tosca - Suzuki In Dub
Juana Molina - Tres Cosas
Blackalicious - "Release Part 1, 2, 3"
Frank Tuner - Poetry of the Deed
Murder by Death - Red of Tooth and Claw
Gaslight Anthem - '59 Sound
Tim Barry - Manchester
Two Cow Garage - Speaking in Cursive
NOAH VAN SCIVER
Amon Duul II - Live in London
Neu!- Neu! 75
Faust- The Faust tapes
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