2008 Top Ten

Zum ersten Mal haben wir dieses Jahr eine Auswahl an Kunden, Musikern, Weggefährten und Geschäftspartnern nach ihren persönlichen Tonträger Top Ten des Jahres 2008 gefragt.

For the first time we've asked friends, customers, musicians and partners to provide their personal 2008 top something.

Herr Schulze

1. Black Mountain - In The Future
2. Xberg Dhirty6 Cru - Die Wichtigkeit
3. Erikah Badu - New Amerika
4. Wolves In The Throne Room - Two Hunters
5. Antony And The Johnsons - Another World

Sun OK Papi K.O.

TOP 7"

1. Arabian Prince - Simple Planet (Fan Club Promo) stones throw rec.
2. Prince Alla - Poor Man Feel It Version
3, Harmonia - De Luxe (immer wieder) reissued by bureau b
4. Buffle - Dead City Holograms
5. Max Turner - infinite 4X4 (Folklore Rhythm) (Metabooty)


1. DJ Three Feat. Total Eclipse - The Battle Zone (1997)
2. Kirmes Tape Reggae - Frank Dommert
3. The Legend Of Zelda - Sound Track - Koji Kondo
4. Sauveur Mallia - Automation - Tele Music
5. Jun Kamoda - Boomerang Ceremony
6. X Japan - I'll Kill You/ Break THe Darkness
7. Solhorn - Demo
8. Sun Ok Papi K.O. - 2 turntables and a Honk (Prof Papiko Remix) / Pompier (EDIT)
9. Sole Waves - Chuck Chop
10. The Allophons - Santa Collection Vol. 3

Raphael Smarzoch

Scott Tuma – Not For Nobody [Digitalis]
Menace Ruin – The Die is Cast [Alien8 Records]
Lilypad – Imaginary Softwoods [Wagon]
Evangelista – Hello Voyager [Constellation]
Kevin Drumm – Imperial Distortion [Hospital Productions]
Suishou No Fune – Prayer For Chibi [Holy Mountain]
Lyrinx – Nihilistic Purity LP [Insidious Poisoning]
The Hospitals – Hairdryer Peace [Self-Released]
Russell Haswell – Second Live Salvage [Editions Mego]
Hateful Abandon – Famine (or into the Bellies of Worms) [Todestrieb Records]

Oliver Tepel

Willie Nelson & Wynton Marsalis: »Two men with the Blues«
Melanie de Biasio: »A stomach is burning«
Phil Lesh & Friends: »The Warfield - 5.13.08« [Free Download Album]
Lindsey Buckingham: »Gift of screws«
Dominique: »More love now«
Mica Roberts featuring Toby Keith: »Things that Mama don't know«
Williams: »Love on a real train«
The Foreign Exchange featuring Muhsinah: »Daykeeper«
Theo Parrish: »Space bumps«
Shuya Okino featuring Diviniti: »Shine«
Randolph "Collide"
Motor City Drum Ensemble "Feel the love"

Fabien Louis / Textile Records

Martin Creed "Ooh / Fuck Off" (Smartguy)
Religious Knives "It's After Dark" (Troubleman unlimited)
Juana Molina "Un Dia" (Domino)
Portishead "Third" (Island)
Animal Collective "Water Curse EP" (Domino)
Excepter "Debt Debt" (Paw Tracks)
Nick Cave "Dig! Lazarus Dig" (Mute)
Astral Social Club "Model Town in a Field of Mudd" (Textile Rds)
The Fall "Imperial Wax Solvent" (Sanctuary)

Lasse Marhaug / Pica Disk

Mark Durgan: Plowing Furrows Into Rotten Burroughs LP
Romance: Untitled 7"
Family Battle Snake/Astro: Split LP
Oren Ambarchi: A Final Kiss On Poisoned Cheeks LP
Menstruation Sisters: MA LP
Bernard Parmegiani: s/t 12xCD Box
Bad Kharma: 96-98 4xTape Box
John Wiese: Dramatic Accessories LP
Otomo Yoshihide: Core Anode CD
Jim O'Rourke: The Long Night 2xCD

Olaf Karnik

1. Busy Signal – Loaded (VP) CD
2. Friedman & Liebezeit – Secret Rhythms 3 (Nonplace) LP/CD
3. Ursula Bogner – Recordings 1969 – 1988 (Faitiche) LP/CD
4. Ennio Morricone – Macchie Solari (Digit Movies) CD
5. Bonnie Prince Billy – Lie Down In The Light (Domino) LP/CD
6. Ratatat – LP 3 (XL Recordings) LP/CD
7. Jimmy Radway & The Fe Me Time Allstars – Dub 1 (Pressure Sounds) LP/CD
8. V.A. – Space Oddities. Rare European Library Grooves 1975 – 1984 (Permanent Vacation) LP/CD
9. V.A. – Sprigs Of Time. 78s From The EMI Archive (Honest Jon’s) LP/CD
10. V.A. – Lagos Shake. A Tony Allen Chop Up (Honest Jon’s) LP/CD

Thorsten Krämer

Autistic Daughters - Uneasy Flowers (Staubgold)
Imai Kazuo Trio - Blood (doubtmusic)
Tenniscoats - Tan-Tan Therapy (Häpna)
Angles - Every Woman is a Tree (clean feed)
Machinefabriek - Dauw (Dekorder)
I am a Kamura - I am a Kamura (Divine)
Momus - Joemus (Analog Baroque)
Julian Cope - Black Sheep (Head Heritage)
Nico Muhly - Mothertongue (Bedroom Community)
Mary Halvorson Trio - Dragon's Head (Firehouse 12)
Someone Still Loves You Boris Yeltsin - Persching (Polyvinyl)
Sun Kil Moon - April (Caldo Verde)

Re-Release des Jahres:
The Complete Arista Recordings Of Anthony Braxton (Mosaic)

Am meisten überschätztes Album des Jahres:
Fleet Foxes - Fleet Foxes (Bella Union)

Frank Dommert / sonig

Anton Bruhin - Vom Goldabfischer CD (Alga Marghen)
Bernard Parmegiani - L'Oeuvre Musicale En 12CD (InaGrm)
Ikonika - Please / Simulacrum 12" (Hyperdub)
Lee "Scratch" Perry - Chicken Scratch [Deluxe Edition] LP (Heartbeat)
Lehn / Schmickler - Kölner Kranz LP (a-Musik)
Max Turner - Infinite 4x4 (Folklore Rhythm) 7" (Metabooty)
Messer Chups - Best Of The Best LP (Copase Disques)
Oorutaichi - Drifting My Folklore CD (Okimi Records)
Quarta 330 / Kode9 - Sunset Dub / 9 Samurai [Quarta 330 Rmx] 12" (Hyperdub)
Uské Orchestra - Moli Herzog [Excerpts/Remixes] 2LP (Monkeytool)
Wolfgang Müller - Séance Vocibus Avium Book+7" (Fangbomb)
Xberg Dhirty6 Cru - Die Wichtigkeit LP (sonig)

Marc Matter

Schmickler/Lehn - Kölner Kranz LP (a-Musik)
Tropa Macaca - Fiteiras Suadas LP (Qbico)
Growing - All The Way LP (The Social Registry)
DJ Elephant Power - Atlas Anthem EP (sonig)
Hartmut Geerken - Anamita 2LP (Qbico)
Bernard Bonnier - Casse-tete CD (Oral)
Bernard Parmegiani - L´Oeuvre Musicale En 12CD (Ina)

Ben / Doc D2N8

Amph - Mambo Mind (Mutant Sniper)
Xberg Dhirty6 Cru - Die Wichtigkeit (sonig)
Bambam Babylon Bajasch - Finest Brewed Dubplates (Sozialistischer Plattenbau)
Toyboy - Quick n Dirty (Sozialistischer Plattenbau)
Various - Kamikaze Club 7 (Peace off)
Cardopusher vs Rotator - Jump Da Fuck Up/Fighters Unite (Brothers In Blood)
Biome - Soundsystem Killaz E.P. (Subsonik)
Dr. Bastardo - Death To All False Rave!!! (Hurry Up)
Lethargie - Same Titled (Punk from Leipzig)
Various - Statement Of Intent (Noizetek 2)

Lena Willikens

Ursula Bogner –Recordings 1969-1988, Faitiche (LP)
George Coleman - Bongo Joe, Mississippi (LP)
Growing - All the way, Social Registry (LP)
Xberg Dhirty6 Cru – Die Wichtigkeit, sonig (LP)
Zombie Zombie – Dog Walker, Versatile (LP)
Dj Mujava – Township Funk, Warp (12")
African Scream Contest, Analog Africa (LP)
Benga & Coki - Night, Tempa (12")
Various - Hollertronix # 9, Mad Decent (12")
Holger Hiller / Hell Vice* - Volume 12, Dark & Lovely (12")
Bird Show - Untitled, Barge Recordings (LP)

Wolfgang Brauneis (a-Musik/Eventuell)

Annea Lockwood - Sound Map of the Danube 3CD (Lovely Music)
F.S.K. - Freiwillige Selbstkontrolle LP (Buback)
Ga'zheart - S/t LP (Locust)
Gustav - Verlass die Stadt LP/CD (Chicks on Speed Records)
Islaja - Blaze Mountain Recordings CD (Ecstatic Peace)
Johanna Billing - This is How We Walk on the Moon LP (Apparent Extent)
Pauline Oliveros - Four Electronic Pieces CD (Sub Rosa)
Religious Knives - It's After Dark LP (Troubleman Unlimited)
Teresa Rampazzi - Musica Endoscopica CD (Die Schachtel)
Ursula Bogner - Recordings 1968-1988 LP (Faitiche)

Marc Richter (Dekorder/Black To Comm)

Mike Kelley - Yummy Puffy Mommy Yoni (Compound Annex)
Runhild Gammelsaeter - Amplicon (Utech)
Stephan Mathieu - Radioland (Die Schachtel)
Gaeoudjiparl - Mort Aux Vaches Ekstra Extra (Krabbesholm)
Xela - In Bocca Al Lupo (Type)
Jon Mueller - Metals (Table Of The Elements)
Fennesz - Black Sea (Touch)
Portishead - Third (Mercury)
Sunn o))) - Domkirke (Southern Lord)
G*Park - Reuters (Tochnit Aleph)
Darkspace - III (Avantgarde)
Max Müller - Die Nostalgie ist auch nicht mehr das was sie früher mal war (Angelika Koehlermann)
Hair Police - Certainty Of Swarms (No Fun)
Fanal - Fanal II (Sonig)
Burning Star Core - Challenger (Hospital)
Birchville Cat Motel - Gunpowder Temple Of Heaven (Pica Disk)
Wolves In The Throne Room - Two Hunters (Southern Lord)
Skullflower - La Noche De Walpurgis (Private)
V/A - Okkulte Stimmen Mediale Musik (Suppose)
Ulaan Khol - I / II (Soft Abuse)
Monopoly Child Star Searchers - Prince Of Parrot Shooters (Pacific City)
Grouper - Dragging A Dead Deer Up A Hill (Type)

Georg Odijk (a-Musik)

Ursula Bogner - Recordings 1968 - 1988 (Faitiche)
Bernard Bonnier - Casse-Tete (Oral)
Boredoms - Voaltz / Rereler (Commons)
George Coleman - Bongo Joe (Missisippi)
Dominique Grimo / Pierre Bastien - Ragtime Vol. 2 (In-Poly-Sons)
Theo Parrish - Sound Sculptures Volume 1 (Sound Signature)
Peverelist - Infinity Is Now / Junktion (Tectonic)
Sea And Cake - Car Alarm (Thrill Jockey)
Robert Wyatt - Shleep (Domino)
Xberg Dhirty6 Cru - Die Wichtigkeit (sonig)

Tommy Denys (K-raa-k)

Home Blitz - s/t
Sic Alps - U.S. E.Z.
Sepviva Bells - Halloween In The Sea
Jonas Reinhardt - s/t
Jex Toth - s/t
Ex-Cocaine/Yellow Swans - split
Cave - Hunt Like Devil/Jamz


A-Musik Öffnungszeiten bis Ende Dezember

Montag 22.12. 12-19 Uhr
Dienstag 23.12. 12-19 Uhr
Mittwoch 24.12. 12-14 Uhr
Do/Fr geschlossen
Samstag 27.12. 12-19 Uhr
Dienstag 30.12. 12-19 Uhr
Mittwoch 31.12. geschlossen

Viele Grüße

A-Musik Team


Take 5 auf Koelncampus Radio

Freitag 12-12-2008 Georg Odijk, Koelncampus

*Xberg Dhirty6 Cru – Rapschreibreform (Die Wichtigkeit) sonig
*Pierre Bastien / Dominique Grimo – Caravana Dyslexia (Rag-Time Vol. 2) Inpolysons
*Tabernakel - Untitled (Straßenmusik In Köln) Feedback Studio Verlag
*Theo Parrish – Take A Ride (Sound Sculptures Volume 1) Sound Signature
*The Sea And Cake – Weekend (Car Alarm) Thrill Jockey