2012 Year-End Lists: Nick Cain, Accountant

2012 Year-End Lists: Nick Cain, Accountant

Top 10 of 2012 – Non-Merge, Ordered by Release Date. 

Listen to selections from the below at Nick's Top 10 Spotify Playlist.

Tennis Young & Old (Fat Possum) 2/13/12
Carolina Chocolate Drops Leaving Eden (Nonesuch) 2/28/12
Sidi Touré Koïma (Thrill Jockey) 4/17/12
Royal Headache Royal Headache (What’s Your Rupture) 5/8/12
Delicate Steve Positive Force (Luaka Pop) 5/15/12
King Tuff King Tuff (Sub Pop) 5/29/12
Deep Time Deep Time (Hardly Art) 7/10/12
Spider Bags Shake My Head (Odessa) 8/7/12
Ariel Pink’s Haunted Graffiti Mature Themes (4AD) 8/20/12
Jens Lekman I Know What Love Isn’t (Secretly Canadian) 9/4/12

Spotify Playlist – Classic Vinyl
This playlist is comprised of used vinyl releases (see list below) I’ve obtained over the past year from local retailers such as Bull City Records, Hunky Dory, Nice Price Books, and The Salvation Army. I’ve chosen a few choice tracks from each release for purposes of brevity. The playlist is ordered by original release date.  Enjoy!

Joan Baez Joan Baez (1960)
Various Artists Walt Disney’s Merriest Songs (1968)
Joni Mitchell Song to a Seagull (1968)
Donovan Donovan’s Greatest Hits (1969)
Loretta Lynn Coal Miner’s Daughter (1970)
America History: America's Greatest Hits (1975)
Blondie Parallel Lines (1978)
Willie Nelson Somewhere Over the Rainbow (1981)
George Winston December (1982)
Talking Heads Speaking in Tongues (1983)
Talking Heads Little Creatures (1985)