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 6-10 - Our top five spins, week of April 29-May 3 - Our top five spins, week of April 22-26
A.H. GOLDSTEIN Prince - Purple Rain Frank Zappa - Finer Moments Ravi Shankar - West Meets East London Festival Orchestra - L'Arlessienne Suite Vampire Weekend - "Diane Young"
DAVE HERRERA Daft Punk - Random Access Memories The National - Trouble Will Find Me Logic - Young Sinatra: Welcome To Forever The Centennial - Nervous System Shouting Matches - Grownass Man
NOAH HUBBELL Lauryn Hill - "Neurotic Society" Tree featuring Danny Brown - "No Faces" Mac Miller - "Watching Movies" Pusha T - "Numbers on the Boards" Rittz featuring Mike Posner - "Switch Lanes"
JESSE LIVINGSTON Zulu Winter - "We Should Be Swimming" Kate Bush - "Wuthering Heights" The Long Winters - "Pushover" McLusky - "What We've Learned" Midnight Oil - "My Country"
BRAD LOPEZ Children of Bodom - "Transference" Sick Of It All - "Step Down" No Use For A Name - "For Fiona" Move Forward - "Gears" Entrails - "In Pieces"
TOM MURPHY Black Moth Super Rainbow - Cobra Juicy Wax Idols - Discipline & Desire Flaming Lips - The Terror Savages - Silence Yourself Unwound - Fake Train
JON SOLOMON Bela Fleck - Throw Down Your Heart - Africa Sessions 2 Rashaan Roland Kirk - The Complete Mercury Recordings Charles Bradley - No Time For Dreaming Big Audio Dynamite - This is Big Audio Dynamite The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion - Meat and Bone
AMBER TAUFEN Ministry of Sound - The Chillout Session 2002 Baraka Moon - Baraka Moon Robert Plant - Band of Joy Beastie Boys - Ill Communication Lil Sum'n Sum'n - Released
ANTONIO VALENZUELA Kid Vegas - "Elope" Raekwon featuring Estelle - "All About You" Nofrendo - "Thin Air" Jai Harris - "Anna May" Trae da Truth featuring Future - "Screwed Up"