Archive for January, 2013

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Best of 2012: Last.fm Edition

January 4, 2013

It’s that time of year when I start making belated year end lists. These are my top 25 artists, albums and tracks according to last.fm. As per usual, I didn’t have time to rig the stats so just ignore the western artists. Post your lists in the comments, I know several of you guys have a last.fm account!

Artists

1 Play
2
3 Play
4 Play
4
6 Play
6 Play
8 Play
9 Play
10 Play
10 Play
12
13 Play
14
15 Play
16 Play
16 Play
18 Play
18 Play
20
21
22
23 Play
24
25
25 Play

Albums

1
2
3
4
5
6
6
8 Play
9 Play
10
11
12
13
14
15
15
17 Play
18 Play
19
20
21
22
23
24
24

Tracks

1
2 Loved track
3
4 Loved track
5 Loved track
6 Loved track
6 Loved track
8
8 Loved track
10
10 Loved track
10 Loved track
10
10 Loved track
15
15
15
15
15
15
15
Mmm
15 Loved track
15 Loved track
24 Loved track
24
24
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The Minx and Misanthrope

January 2, 2013

myspace band of the week

theminxandmisanthrope

The Minx and Misanthrope is an alternative rock band from Osaka. The band was formed in 2003 by Hiroki Okajima (vocals, guitar) and Masami Taguchi (drums) while they were still in high school.  They toured as a duo for many years and released their first single HAL in 2006. Okajima founded Moco Records in 2007 and the band released a number of singles and EPs including their latest Restart from Under the Bridge through the label. Syougo Oota officially joined the band as their bassist in 2011.

http://www.myspace.com/theminxandmisanthrope

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