Ep. 75 - "Essence"

In celebration of the new year, I'll be recapping some of my favorite releases of 2022. There were so many songs that made this year memorable and it was incredibly difficult to narrow it down to just two hours. Some of my most favorites were new tracks were from Pierre Kwenders, The Beths, Forests, Sprints, and Fazerdaze.


  1. Literary Mind by Sprints (Nice Swan) New
  2. Come Apart by Fazerdaze (Section1) New
  3. Step by Sorry on Anywhere But Here (Domino) New
  4. IDC by QWAM (Reta) New
  5. Flood by Stella Donnelly on Flood (Secretly Canadian) New
  6. Oblique Fantasy by Jane Weaver (Speedy Wunderground) New
  7. The River by Fievel Is Glauque (MATH) New
  8. Roman Holiday by Fontaines D.C. on Skinty Fia (Partisan) New
  9. my forever by Cruel Sister on girls my age (Faith Nico) New
  10. Kilimanjaro by Pierre Kwenders (Arts & Crafts) New
  11. Driving To Berlin by Lagun (self-released) New
  12. This Shit by Spacemoth on No Past No Future (Carpark) New Local
  13. Running Dog, Floating Elephant by Naja Naja on Naja Naja (Ble) New
  14. Darkened Corners by The Orielles on Tableau (Heavenly) New
  15. Sideways by Flasher on Love Is Yours (Domino) New
  16. Only Good Things by The Murder Capital on Single (Human Season)
  17. The Way It Shatters by Rolling Blackouts Coastal Fever on Endless Rooms (Sub Pop) New
  18. Jazz Ruined My Life by Forests on Get In Losers, We're Going To Eternal Damnation (Sweetness Follows) New
  19. En av oss er idiot by Honningbarna on Animorphs (Nye Blanke) New
  20. Bankrupt by Hans Pucket (Carpark) New
  21. Jumper by Courting on Guitar Music (Play It Again Sam) New
  22. Pressure Cooker by Dazy, Militarie Gun (Very Loud Sounds) New
  23. Freight Yard by The Garden (Vada Vada) New
  24. HAPPY by Slotface (Propeller) New
  25. Archivist by Joyride! (self-released) New Local
  26. Head In The Clouds by The Beths on Expert In A Dying Field (Carpark) New
  27. Rockstar by Momma on Household Name (Polyvinyl/Lucky Number) New
  28. Gary Ashby by Dry Cleaning on Stumpwork (4AD) New
  29. My Lovely Cat! by Deerhoof (Joyful Noise) New Local
  30. love/hurt by Cheerbleederz on even in jest (Alcopop!) New
  31. Morning In The Sun by Rubblebucket (Grand Jury) New
  32. Belong With You by Nilüfer Yanya on Painless (ATO) New
  33. Belinda Says by Alvvays on Blue Rev (Polyvinyl) New
  34. All Comes Crashing by Metric on Formentera (Metric Music International/Thirty Tigers) New