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Best Albums of 2017 - your recommendations.

Postby J. Burns on Tue Jan 17, 2017 3:27 pm

This Grey Hairs jawn might be the first great punk rock record of 2017.

https://greyhairs.bandcamp.com/album/serious-business
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Postby Christopher on Tue Jan 17, 2017 5:05 pm

Easy vote for Chicago duo Imelda Marcos, who just released their second album Dalawa a few days ago:

https://imeldamarcos.bandcamp.com/album/dalawa

These guys are a joy to watch live, and this album is fantastic start-to-finish. One of the most inventive guitarists I've heard in a long time.
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Postby Jorsh Horsely on Wed Jan 18, 2017 8:35 am

Technically not... ahem... OUT till Feb 17, but I think it's safe to go ahead and post:

https://outkzoo.bandcamp.com/album/swim-buddies
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Postby Ike on Wed Jan 18, 2017 8:46 am

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Postby Jorsh Horsely on Wed Jan 18, 2017 9:00 am

J. Burns wrote:This Grey Hairs jawn might be the first great punk rock record of 2017.

https://greyhairs.bandcamp.com/album/serious-business


Enjoying. I like the Sausage song.
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Postby honeyisfunny on Wed Jan 18, 2017 7:10 pm

Jorsh Horsely wrote:
J. Burns wrote:This Grey Hairs jawn might be the first great punk rock record of 2017.

https://greyhairs.bandcamp.com/album/serious-business


Enjoying. I like the Sausage song.


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Postby voncorn on Wed Jan 18, 2017 8:08 pm

Technically came out December 12th, 2016, but I've been in love with this split 10" from two French-Swiss groups called Maraudeur and Purpur Spytt:

https://lesyndicatdesscorpions.bandcamp.com/album/split
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Postby mrcancelled on Wed Jan 18, 2017 9:36 pm

Christopher wrote:Easy vote for Chicago duo Imelda Marcos, who just released their second album Dalawa a few days ago:

https://imeldamarcos.bandcamp.com/album/dalawa

These guys are a joy to watch live, and this album is fantastic start-to-finish. One of the most inventive guitarists I've heard in a long time.


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Postby enframed on Sat Jan 28, 2017 1:52 pm

Records for sale.

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Postby Dave N. on Sun Jan 29, 2017 2:34 am

Man. Someone get Imelda Marcos to play the BBQ this year. That album smokes!
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Postby Justinm1789 on Sun Jan 29, 2017 5:51 am

Ike wrote:You're a mensch. Thank you so much!

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I really hope another full-length is on the way.
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Postby Groundelite on Sun Jan 29, 2017 12:12 pm

The new/self-titled Once and Future Band is fantastic.
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Postby El Protoolio on Sun Jan 29, 2017 2:27 pm

Great thread and suggestions. Keep them coming!
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Postby aldofarian on Tue Jan 31, 2017 4:31 am

Although released in December, Mica Levi's score for Jackie is lovely and deserves some props:

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Postby 154 on Tue Jan 31, 2017 8:28 am

Groundelite wrote:The new/self-titled Once and Future Band is fantastic.


This is very good, and over-the-top retro stuff is usually not my thing.
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Postby enframed on Tue Jan 31, 2017 11:27 am

^wow, total ELO channeling going on here.
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Postby Groundelite on Tue Jan 31, 2017 2:35 pm

154 wrote:
Groundelite wrote:The new/self-titled Once and Future Band is fantastic.


This is very good, and over-the-top retro stuff is usually not my thing.


If you like that, check out the first half of their previous EP.

https://onceandfutureband.bandcamp.com/album/brain-ep

"Brain," in particular, is such a fucking jam.
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Postby Mason on Tue Jan 31, 2017 3:24 pm

I'm having a great time with Mark Eitzel's Hey Mr Ferryman.

A decidedly "adult-contempo" time, but still.
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Postby Groundelite on Wed Feb 01, 2017 8:28 pm

Here's another good one: Chris Richards from Q And Not U + Sean McGuinness from Pissed Jeans doing fun, garage-y punk:

https://streetstains.bandcamp.com/album/street-stains
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