The Downer Party

with Casey

End of the Year Wrapup Show

Sunday, December 29, 2019
14:00 to 17:00
Favorite Records of 2019
other shows

Artist Song Album Label Comments New Comp
Big Pearl Big Pearl Big Pearl self-released friends from Philly / gig w/ Pithair @ Barbary upstairs on the 10th /
Dump Him Dykes to Watch Out For Dykes to Watch Out For Get Better
Control Top Unapologetic Covert Contracts Get Better Philly-based, one of Get Better's flagship band's, their drummer is one of the heads on the label
Model Zero Japanese Death Poem Model Zero Slovenly one of two ex-Ex-Cult projects to emerge this year
Priests Good Time Charlie The Seduction Of Kansas Sister Polygon sadly announced a hiatus earlier this month :'(
Mike Krol Power Chords Power Chords Merge
Ezra Furman Thermometer Twelve Nudes Bella Union
Low Life Lust Forevermore Downer Edn. Goner
Horse Jumper of Love Airport So Divine Run for Cover
Jay Som Peace Out Anak Ko Polyvinyl
Big Thief Not Two Hands 4AD 2nd of two albums released this year on their new label *
Bucolic Light Traces Oneirogens self-released Pittman, NJ based bedroom singer/songwriter/producer / in-studio guest this year
Fast Car Slow Car Btw! Dadas self-released another in-studio guest this year / from Philly via Lancaster / touring member of The Districts
Holly Herndon Swim Proto 4AD PhD in music composition from Stanfor / made this album using a custom AI program called Spawn *
Sharon Van Etten Memorial Day Remind Me Tomorrow Jagjaguwar
Jenny Hval Tigers feat. Vivian Wang The Practice of Love Sacred Bones *
The Sun God Ancient Echoes (Tribute to Larry Heard) Powder in Space Beats in Space DJ mix by Japanese DJ Momoko Goto aka Powder * C
Aesop Rock & Tobacco 1 + 1 = 13 Malibu Ken Rhymesayers
line leader Search Party feat. OHM Houses of Water Mad Dragon another band announcing a hiatus after releasing a great album :'(
Denzel Curry Ricky ZUU Loma Vista
Danny Brown uknowwhatimsayin? uknowwhatimsayin? Warp
Naytronix Am I the Same Air BotCave 2nd solo album from Nate Brenner, bassist of tUnE-yArDs
Avery R. Young Lil Lillie Tubman FPE writer. performer. educator. composer. producer. visual artist. activist. a true rennaissance man
Avery R. Young Neckbones Tubman FPE
Omni Moat Networker Sub Pop *
Dehd Love Calls Water Fire Talk
Better Oblivion Community Center Dylan Thomas Better Oblivion Community Center Dead Oceans collaboration between Conor Oberst and Phoebe Bridgers
Big Thief Cattails U.F.O.F. 4AD
Julia Shapiro A Couple Highs Perfect Version Hardly Art
DIIV Acheron Deceiver Captured Tracks
they are gutting a body of water 63 Skies Destiny XL self-released
So Totally Through the Wall In the Shape of... Citrus City another in-studio guest, beloved by the whole station
Lite Double Multiple Topshelf 6th album from this Japanese Math rock band
Sunwatchers New Dad Blues Illegal Moves Trouble in Mind debuted a few songs from this record on Jon Solomon's show in in 2017
Cate Le Bon & Bradford Cox What Is She Wearing Myths 004 Dead Oceans *
Twin Peaks Lookout Low Lookout Low Grand Jury
French Vanilla Move Along, Move Ahead How Am I Not Myself? Danger Colletive best set I've ever seen at PhilaMOCA
Chronic Anxiety Cat Piss Wars split with Dialer Bunny Cat was supposed to play shows with each of these bands but they dropped, oh well great record /
Pharmakon Self-Regulating System Devour Sacred Bones *
black midi 953 Schlaggenheim Rough Trade
Writhing Squares Steely Eyed Missle Man Out of the Ether Trouble in Mind
Wand Walkie Talkie Laughing Matter Drag City
Pile Labyrinth with No Center Green and Gray Exploding in Sound
Pile The Soft Hands of Stephen Miller Green and Gray Exploding in Sound
Angel Olsen Lark All Mirrors Jagjaguwar *
Empath Roses That Cry Active Listening: Night on Earth Get Better / Fat Possum
Empath Rowing Active Listening: Night on Earth Get Better / Fat Possum
Empath Heaven Active Listening: Night on Earth Get Better / Fat Possum
Empath IV Active Listening: Night on Earth Get Better / Fat Possum