Headphone Commute’s Best of 2012 : Music For Capricious Souls Adrift In Noir-fi

Today I am honored to introduce a brand new list. For the last three years this particular music has been haunting my days, until in 2012 it traversed the ether and entered my blood stream. This selection is only unique because it traverses multiple genres, and instead captures the overall feeling of this mood. This is the music of the ghosts lost in between the worlds. This is the music of the sacrificial rites where the dark is not exactly evil. This is the music of that silent breath following behind in your footsteps. Turn off all the lights. Sit back with your favorite drink. Turn up the volume. And let the ceremony begin…

NOTE: ALL ENTRIES ARE LISTED IN ALPHABETICAL ORDER BY ARTIST

36 - Lithea
36
Lithea
3six
Andy Stott - Luxury Problems
Andy Stott
Luxury Problems
Modern Love
Black Swan - Aeterna
Black Swan
Aeterna / Heaven
Ethereal Symphony
Demdike Stare – Elemental
Demdike Stare
Elemental
Modern Love
Ingenting Kollektiva - Fragments of Night
Ingenting Kollektiva
Fragments of Night / Lost Beyond Telling
Invisible Birds
Kane Ikin - Sublunar
Kane Ikin
Sublunar
12k
Kreng - Works for Abattoir Fermé 2007 – 2011
Kreng
Works for Abattoir Fermé 2007 – 2011
Miasmah
Raime - Quarter Turns Over A Living Line
Raime
Quarter Turns Over A Living Line
Blackest Ever Black
Tape Loop Orchestra - In A Lonely Place
Tape Loop Orchestra
In A Lonely Place
Facture
Voices From The Lake - Voices From The Lake
Voices From The Lake
Voices From The Lake
Prologue