Sub Pop & Hardly Art
Best of 2016

Eli J. Kasan

The Gotobeds

The Gotobeds put out a record on Sub Pop in June 2016.

Hazy Lazer’s Top Shit 2016

Fave Records on 2016 (in no particular order)

  • 1. Goat - Requiem lp

  • 2. Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds - Skeleton Tree lp

  • 3. Dark Blue - Start of the World lp

  • 4. Wire - Nocturnal Koreans lp

  • 5. Honey Radar – Blank Cartoon lp

  • 6. Steve Gunn - Eyes on the Lines lp

  • 7. Tyvek - Origin of What / The Intended - Time Will Tell lp

  • 8. Cate Le Bon - Crab Day lp

  • 9. Heron Oblivion - Heron Oblivion lp

  • 10. Connections - Midnight Run lp

The Back-Half

  • S.L.I.P. - Slippy When Wet lp

  • The Sicks - Sickening / The New Crusaders 7”

  • Savak - Best of Luck in Future Endeavors lp

  • Savoy Motel - s/t lp

  • Kevin Morby - Singing Saw lp

  • Terry - HQ lp

  • Flasher - s/t cassette

  • Preoccupations - s/t lp

  • Private Room - Forever and Ever lp

  • Blood Pressure - Need to Control lp

  • Sheer Mag - III 7”

  • Mint Mile - Bliss Point 12”

  • Empty Markets - Stainless Steel lp

  • Counter Intuits - Monosyllabilly lp

Favorite Insult Hurled at us GTB Boys

  • “Play one the drummer knows!” (s/o to the homie Tanya)

Favorite Insult I Dished Out

  • Addressing a NY crowd “What’s up extras from the show Girls?”

Favorite U.S. City Visited in 2016

  • Pittsburgh

Favorite Glass Bottle I Was Hit With On Stage 2016

  • Coors Banquet, hit by two on election night in Vegas. Very short and round, rolls off the guitar well and leaves a subtle hint of malt smell on yr clothes.

Favorite Meal in 2016

  • The one the label paid for ;)

Most Listened to Song of 2016

  • D.R.A.M. – Cash Machine. Great mp3.

Favorite Live Band of 2016

  • Protomartyr, whose coattails get longer and longer...

Favorite Thing Rick Froberg Said To Me in 2016

  • “Who are you?”