2018

Before it falls into total disarray
You’ll have to learn to live a different way
Too late to look back on apocryphal verse
And to be something beyond kinder than words

Low “Disarray”

End of year list – Best international Song – 2018

Note: Only one song pr. artist allowed

Top 20

1. LOW | DISARRAY


2. Bryan Ferry | Reason or Rhyme
3. Idles | Danny Nedelko
4. Spiritualized | A Perfect Miracle
5. Kurt Vile | Come Again
6. Shame | Concrete
7. The Good, the Bad & the Queen | Merrie Land
8. Gaz Coombes | The Oaks
9. Drenge | Bonfire of the City Boys
10. Beak> | When We Fall


11. Yo La Tengo | You Are Here
12. Bambara | José Tries To Leave
13. Khruangbin | Cómo Me Quieres
14. Underworld & Iggy Pop | Trapped
15. Thom Yorke | Suspirium
16. Curtis Harding | It’s Not Over
17. Baxter Dury & Étienne de Crécy & Holliday | Only My Honesty Matters
18. Paul Weller | White Horses
19. Sleaford Mods | Stick In a Five and Go
20. David Byrne | This Is That

Top 100

Note: Playlist contains the full Top 100

21. Josh T. Pearson | A Love Song (Set Me Straight)
22. Yves Tumor & James K | Licking An Orchid
23. King Tuff | Psycho Star
24. Young Fathers | Tremolo
25. Protomartyr & Kelley Deal | You Always Win
26. Nils Frahm | My Friend the Forest
27. The Men | Maybe I’m Crazy
28. Arctic Monkeys | Four Out Of Five
29. James Yorkston | My Mouth Ain’t No Bible
30. Onyx Collective | FDR Drive


31. Foxwarren & Andy Shauf & D. A. Kissick | Everything Apart
32. Rolling Blackouts Coastal Fever | Talking Straight
33. Yak | White Male Carnivore
34. Cat Power | In Your Face
35. Sons Of Kemet | My Queen Is Harriet Tubman
36. Zeal & Ardor | Built On Ashes (short version)
37. Ezra Furman | No Place
38. Gruff Rhys | Frontier Man
39. Lonnie Holley | I Woke Up in a Fucked-Up America
40. Marianne Faithfull | The Gypsy Faerie Queen


41. Ought | Desire
42. Tess Parks & Anton Newcombe | Right On
43. New War | Get in the Boot
44. Mark Lanegan & Duke Garwood | Save Me
45. Matthew E. White | No Future In Our Frontman
46. Ambrose Akinmusire | A blooming bloodfruit in a hoodie
47. Neneh Cherry | Synchronised Devotion
48. Aidan Moffat & RM Hubbert | She Runs
49. Charles Watson | Now That I’m A River
50. Richard Swift | Broken Finger Blues


51. Matt Deighton | Dreamstate
52. J Mascis | See You At The Movies
53. Fontaines D.C. | Chequeless Reckless
54. Uniform | The Walk
55. Parquet Courts | Wide Awake
56. Paul Simon | René and Georgette Magritte with Their Dog After the War
57. Phosphorescent | My Beautiful Boy
58. Stuart A. Staples | A New Real
59. Ryley Walker | Busted Stuff
60. The James Hunter Six | Baby Don’t Do It


61. Mercury Rev & Hope Sandoval | Big Boss Man
62. Marissa Nadler | Blue Vapor
63. Sharon Van Etten | Comeback Kid
64. Mattiel | Count Your Blessings
65. Preoccupations | Espionage
66. Gorillaz | Fire Flies
67. The Blinders | Gotta Get Through
68. Viagra Boys | Just Like You
69. Luke Haines | Only the Stones Will Know
70. Van Morrison | The Prophet Speaks


71. The Midnight Hour & Younge & Muhammad | Redneph In B Minor
72. Andrew Combs | Reptilia
73. Mazzy Star | That Way Again
74. Charles Bradley | Victim of Love
75. AMOR | Phantoms of the Sun
76. Anne-James Chaton & Andy Moor | Coquins, coquettes et cocus
77. Julia Kent | Imbalance
78. Amanda Shires | Parking Lot Pirouette
79. Avantgardet | Alltid Bakom Er
80. Jeff Tweedy | From Far Away


81. Jack White | Corporation
82. Neko Case | Curse of the I-5 Corridor
83. Paul Kelly | A Bastard Like Me
84. Sällskapet & Andrea Schroeder | Disparition, Pt. 1
85. Franz Ferdinand | Slow Don’t Kill Me Slow
86. Karen O & Michael Kiwanuka | YO! My Saint
87. Lark | One Step
88. Liars | Murdrum
89. Marc Ribot & Tom Waits | Bella Ciao (Goodbye Beautiful)
90. PJ Harvey & Harry Escott | An Acre of Land

91. Slaves | Cut And Run
92. Amen Dunes | Believe
93. The Coral | Stormbreaker
94. Anna Calvi | Hunter
95. Bill Ryder-Jones | Don’t Be Scared, I Love You
96. Insecure Men | I Don’t Wanna Dance (with My Baby)
97. Benjamin Clementine | Eternity
98. John Prine | Summer’s End
99. Israel Nash | Rolling On
100. Paul McCartney | Despite Repeated Warnings

The best of the rest

Top 101-339

Note: In no perticular order

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