the OCMD Mixtape: Best Electro/Pop 2009

  1. “Lock and Key” – Lilofee
  2. “On My Way” – The Sweet Serenades
  3. “Creeper” – Islands
  4. “New Theory” – Washed Out
  5. “Ecstacy” – JJ
  6. “You’ve Got the Love (The XX Remix) – Florence & The Machine
  7. “Want Me Too” – Tune-Yards
  8. “Kundalini Express” – The Flaming Lips
  9. “Beast In Peace” – Bear In Heaven
  10. “Feeling Pulled Apart By Horses” – Thom Yorke
  11. “When I Grow Up” – Fever Ray
  12. “Version” – Stripmall Architecture
  13. “A Happening” – Hyperstory
  14. “Testimony” – The Phenomenal Handclap Band

Best of 2009: Dany, FutureSounds

Who: Dany
Blog: FutureSounds
Location: LA
Twitter: @futuresounds

The OCMD Best of 2009 Questionnaire

  1. Best Album: tie between A Balloon Called Whirring by the Joy Formidable + Journal for Plague Lovers by Manic Street Preachers
  2. Most Overlooked Album: Hello Seahorse! “Bestia”
  3. Best Song: The Joy Formidable “Whirring”
  4. Best Live Show: The Joy Formidable @ The Great Escape, May 2009 in Brighton, UK
  5. Band/Artist I am most happy to have discovered: NewIslands and The Good Natured
  6. Band/Artist I kick myself for missing: Florence + the Machine (but I finally got into them a few months ago)
  7. Band/Artist everyone seems to love but I just can’t get behind: Animal Collective
  8. Favorite SF Band: LoveLikeFire
  9. One to Watch in 2010: NewIslands and The Joy Formidable (I cheated and picked two)
  10. Band that broke up that I still miss: Elle Milano