Before I start being a regular contributor to RREVERB, thought i’d share with you a blog post I did a while back on my account, as an introduction to myself and my musical tastes. I hope you will enjoy reading me and, most of all, listening to my music recommendations.

Here are some albums I subjectively enjoyed in 2014:

1. CaribouOur Love*
2. SpoonThey Want My Soul
3. Real EstateAtlas
4. Aphex TwinSyro
5. Future IslandsSingles
6. Perfume GeniusToo Bright
7. Owen PallettIn Conflict*
8. TemplesSun Structures
9. The War on DrugsLost in the Dream
10. Ariel Pinkpom pom
11. Thus OwlsTurning Rocks*
12. OughtOnce More With Feeling*
13. Mac DeMarcoSalad Days*
14. BeckMorning Phase
15. Sun Kil MoonBenji
16. Timber TimbreHot Dreams*
17. Chocolat – Tss Tss*
18. St. VincentSt. Vincent
19. AlvvaysAlvvays*
20. Hundred WatersThe Moon Rang Like a Bell
21. Thee Silver Mt. Zion Memorial OrchestraFuck Off Get Free We Pour Light On Everything*
23. Amen DunesLove
24. NothingGuilty of Everything
25. Leonard Cohen – Popular Problems*

* An asterisk designates a Canadian band/artist

And, as a bonus, a playlist of my favourite songs of the year:

Let me know what you think!

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Julie was born from a trumpeter dad and a drummer mum with music written in her DNA. She is from this generation that went from listening to vinyl, to creating mixtapes on cassettes, to splurging her early savings on a CD player, to discovering Napster, the iPod and so on... In 2005 she took part in the launch of Radiolibre, Quebec's first music streaming service and in 2006 started, a francophone MP3 store. She spent 10 years looking after over 80 Canadian radio websites and has a ticket stub diary of over 300 shows.