It’s the last monthly Top 25 for 2012
Hammock heads up the list, following on their #2 appearance in the Best of Echoes 2012 listener poll, followed by the #1 CD on that list, Dead Can Dance’s Anastasis. It was a very electronic month. In fact, you have to go down to #23 and Jeff Pearce’s In the Season of Fading Light to find a record you could call acoustic. I’m working on the 25 Essential Echoes CDs for 2012 right now which comes later today so I don’t want to muddy the waters too much. But here’s your second to last breath of 2012.
THE ECHOES TOP 25 FOR DECEMBER
- Hammock – Departure Songs (Hammock)
- Dead Can Dance – Anastasis (Pias America)
- v/a – The Ambient Zone – Just Music Café vol 4 (Just Music)
- Azure Ray – As Above So Below (Saddle Creek)
- Darshan Ambient – Falling Light (Lotuspike)
- Anawaty/Russell – Analog Universe (Anawaty/Russell)
- Koan – Argonautica (Section Records)
- The Album Leaf – Forward/Return (The Album Leaf)
- Jean Baudin – Mechanisms (Jean Baudin)
- Tycho – Dive (Ghostly International)
- Saul Stokes – Formation (Saul Stokes)
- Brian Eno – Lux (Warp Records)
- Vic Hennegan – Nebula Waves (Alien Tribes Music)
- Balmorhea – Stranger (Western Vinyl)
- Tangerine Dream – (Eastgate Music & Art) The Angel of the West Window
- Craig Padilla- The Heart of the Soul (Spotted Peccary)
- v/a – Ornamental (Projekt)
- Trifonic – Ninth Wave (Trifonic Music LLC)
- All India Radio – Red Shadow Landing (Inevitable)
- Hibernation – Second Nature (Interchill Records)
- Little People – We Are But Hunks of Wood (Youth & Progress)
- Bryan Carrigan – Windows (Peonies Music)
- Jeff Pearce – In the Season of Fading Light (Jeff Pearce Music)
- Sylvain Carel – Caravansary (AD Music)
- Connect.Ohm – 9980 (Ultimae)
Look for 25 ESSENTIAL ECHOES CDS later today
~© 2012 John Diliberto ((( echoes
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