Pie&Vinyl top 11 albums of the year/The Pie&Vinyl Peoples Record Of The Year 2014 Vote!



Yes, in true spinal tap style…we have chosen 11 of our favourite records of the year. It sort of makes choosing a top 10 much easier…

We will post all 11 on our Facebook page, and invite you to ‘like’ the album you think is the greatest of 2014!

In early January, we will choose a winning name from all of you fine folkers that have voted/liked and the winner will receive a meal voucher and a copy of the winning record – AKA The people’s choice Pie&Vinyl record of the year!


 In no particular order (yet) our top 11 is:


St. Vincent – St.Vincent

War On Drugs – Lost In The Dream

Big Ups – Eighteen Hours of Static

Goat – Commune

Angel Olson – Burn Your Fire For No Witness

Mazes – Wooden Aquarium

Ty Segall – Manipulator

Ought – More Than Any Other Day

Todd Terje – It’s Album Time

Shellac – Dude Incredible

Sharon Van Etten – Are We There


Honorary mentions in no particular order as what’s the point?


A Sunny Day In Glasgow – Sea When Absent

Ariel Pink – Pom Pom

Morrissey – World Peace Is Non Of Your Business

FKA Twigs – LP1

Ultimate Painting – Ultimate Painting

Jack White – Lazaretto

Real Estate – Atlas

Jungle – Jungle

Swans – To Be Kind

Warpaint – Warpaint

Hookworms – The Hum

Mogwai – Rave Tapes

Honeyblood – Honeyblood

Mac Demarco – Salad Days

Benjamin Booker – Benjamin Booker

Esben & The Witch – A New Nature

Smoke Fairies – Smoke Fairies

Pallbearer – Foundations Of Burden

Aphex Twin – Syro

Ex Hex – Rips

Dean Blunt – Black Metal

Perfume Genius – Too Bright

Soft Walls – No Time

Virginia Wing – Measure Of Joy

The Twilight Sad – Nobody Wants To Be Here

School Of Language – Old Fears

Foxygen…And Star Power

Chad VanGaalen – Shrink Dust

Avi Buffalo – At Best Cuckold

EMA – The Futures Void

Sean Nicholas Savage – Bermuda Waterfall

Ice Age – Plowing Into The Field Of Love

Sun Kil Moon – Benji

Wild Beasts – Present Tense

Caribou – Our Love

King Creosote – From Scotland With Love


Reissues of the year (Just 9 to balance things up):


Slint – Spiderland (Remastered)

The Clean – Anthology

Nick Cave – Abattoir Blues/The Lyre Of Orpheus

American Football – American Football Reissue

Mogwai – Come On Die Young

The Beatles – Mono box set

Lewis – L’Amour

The Pixies – Doolittle 25

Can – Tago mago


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