Chunklet Staff’s Top 10’s (or whatever) of 2013 – Part One

Aaron Draplin, Draplin Design Co.’s Top 10
1. PolvoSiberia
2. Red FangWhales and Leaches
3. Flaming LipsPeace Sword EP
4. CalifoneStitches
5. SebadohSecret EP
6. Uncle Acid & The DeadbeatsMind Control
7. Lord DyingSummon The Faithless
8. Scud Mountain Boys Do You Love The Sun?
9. The DelinesColfax
10. John MorelandIn The Throes

Dave Hofer’s Top Releases of 2013
Artifacts Between a Rock & a Hard Place (Artifacts) REISSUE
A$AP FergTrap Lord (RCA)
A$AP Rocky Long.Live.A$AP (RCA)
Blasted DiplomatsBlasted Diplomats (BLVD)
BotchWe Are The Romans (Hydra Head) REISSUE
The BronxIV (ATO)
Danny BrownOld (Fool’s Gold)
Cave In Until Your Heart Stops (Hydra Head) REISSUE
Dillinger Escape PlanOne of Us is the Killer (Sumerian)
Discordance AxisJouhou (Hydra Head) REISSUE
El-P & Killer Mike Run the Jewels (Fool’s Gold)
Ghostface KillahTwelve Reasons to Die (original Adrian Younge mix & Apollo Brown remix) (Soul Temple)
Gigan – Multi-Dimensional Fractal Sorcery and Super Science (Willowtip)
Heliocentrics13 Degrees of Reality (Now Again)
Ill BillThe Grimy Awards (Fat Beats)
Immolation Kingdom of Conspiracy (Nuclear Blast)
Mr. Muthafuckin’ eXquire – Kismet (Self-released)
NailsAbandon All Life (Southern Lord)
Nedelle Torrisi Nedelle Torrisi (Self-released)
Denmark Vessey & Scud OneCult Classic (Dirty Science)
Wormed – Exodromos (Willowtip)

Jordan Mamone’s Top 10
1. VHK – Veled Haraptat Csillagot! (Bite the Stars!) (Full Contact/Ektro)
2. SwansNot Here/Not Now (Young God)
3. HebosagilLähtö (Full Cotact/Ektro)
4. Live Skull Bringing Home the Bait (Desire)
5. Toiling MidgetsLive at the Old Waldorf, July 21, 1982 (Full Contact/Ektro)
6. Pissed JeansHoneys (Sub Pop)
7. CircleSix Day Run (Full Contact/Ektro)
8. The Garbage & the FlowersEyes Rind As If Beggars (Bo’Weavil/Fire)
9. Live Skull Live Skull (Desire)
10. Mamiffer & CircleEnharmonic Intervals (for Paschen Organ) (Sige/Ektro)

Michael T. Fournier’s Top 10
Buke & Gase General Dome
Coliseum Sister Faith
Grant Hart The Argument
His Electro Blue Voice Ruthless Sperm
JandekSong of Morgan
Mark Kozelek/DesertshoreMark Kozelek & Desertshore
Party Animal s/t
RodanFifteen Quiet Years
v/a Cut The Shit! Vol.1

Mike Faloon’s Five Great Records
1. Big Kitty Recordings of Ferns (Teaberry)
2. David Kilgour – “Christopher Columbus” b/w “Shifting Sands” 7” (Merge)
3. SebadohDefend Yourself  (Joyful Noise)
4. SuperchunkI Hate Music (Merge)
5. WorriersCruel Optimist 12” EP (Don Gionvanni)
Mike Faloon’s Five Great Books
1. Sean CarswellMadhouse Fog (Manic D)
2. Mickey Hess The Novelist and the Wrapper (Self published)
3. Matt Kindt Mind Mgmt: The Manager (Dark Horse)
4. Matt KindtRed Handed (First Second)
5. Rev. Norb The Annotated Boris (Bulge

Antonio DePietro’s Top 10 sad, male, white singer/songwriter albums for 2013
1. Bill CallahanRiver Dream
2. Kurt VileWaking on a Pretty Daze
3. Cass McCombsBig Wheel and Others
4. PhosphorescentMuchacho
5. James BlakeOvergrown
6. Ty SegallSleeper
7. Mutual Benefit Love’s Crushing Diamond
8. Andrew BirdI Want to See Pulaski at Night
9. Original Soundtrack RecordingInside Llewyn Davis
10. DrakeNothing Was the Same

Ryan Ridge’s Top 10
1. Bill CallahanDream River
2. William Tyler Impossible Truth
3. EluviumNightmare Ending
4. Kurt VileWaking on a Pretty Daze
5. FoxygenWe Are the 21st Century Ambassadors of Peace & Magic
6. Jonathan WilsonFanfare
7. Yo La TengoFade
8. Charles BradleyVictim of Love
9. Blood Orange Cupid Deluxe
10. Parquet Courts Light Up Gold