Take a trip to your local music store and purchase Belle and Sebastian's "Life Pursuit" tomorrow. You can stream it here. Or download two of the songs Here. Pitchfork gave it an 8.5 and an amazing review here.
January: Vampire Weekend - Contra Spoon - Transference Langhorne Slim - Be Set Free Cold War Kids - Behave Yourself EP
Jan. 26 Beach House - Teen Dream Fredrik - Trilogi Los Campesinos - Romance is Boring
February: 2: Midlake - The Courage of Others 9: Hot Chip - One Left Stand 9: Yeasayer - Odd Blood 23: Shout Out Louds - Work
2: Rogue Wave - Permalight 9: Frightened Rabbit - The Winter of Mixed Drinks 9: Pavement - Quarantine: Best of Pavement 16: Drive By Truckers - The Big To-Do 16: The Whigs - In the Dark 23: She & Him - Volume Two
April 6 - Jonsi - Go (Sigur Ros singer's solo album, I streamed it and was impressed) 6 - Dr. Dog - Shame Shame 13 - Trampled By Turtles - Palomino 13 - MGMT - Congratulations 13 - The Tallest Man on Earth - The Wild Hunt 20 - Horse Feathers: Thistled Spring 20 - Plants and Animals: La La Land
May 4 - Broken Social Scene: Forgiveness Rock Record 4 - The Hold Steady - Heaven is Whenever 4 - New Pornographers - Together 4 - Josh Ritter - So Runs the World 11 - The National - High Violet 18 - Band of Horses - Infinite Arms 18 - The Black Keys: Brothers 18 - LCD Soundsystem: This Is Happening
June 8 - Blitzen Trapper: Destroyer of the Void 8 - Deer Tick - Black Dirt Sessions 22 - Stars: The Five Ghosts