2018 List: Carey Mercer


Newish music that I enjoyed this year:

Jennifer Castle-Angels of Death
Josephine Foster-Faithful Fairy Harmony
Amen Dunes-Freedom
Idris Ackamoor-An Angel Fell
Hello Blue Roses-Trade Winds
Raft (Mike Cooper)
Bas Jan-Yes I Jan
Doug Paisley-Starter Home and Constant Companion 
Sandro Perri-In Another Life
Julia Holter-Aviary
NoName-Room 25
David Nance-Peaced and Slightly Pulverized
Bobo Yeye: Belle Epoque in Upper Volta
Near Future-Ideal Home
Low-Double Negative
Nathan Bowles-Plainly Mistaken

Books:

Christian Knacht-The Dead
Yuri Rythkeu- A Dream in Polar Fog
Julien Gracq-A Balcony in the Forest
Anne Boyer-Handbook of Disappointed Fate
Leonora Carrington-Collected Works
Rachel Cusk-Outline/Transit/Kudos trilogy
Olga Tokarczuk-Flights
Tommy Orange-There There
Barbara Comyns-Collected Works
Jane Bowles-Collected Works
Terese Marie Mailhot-Heartberries
Eden Robinson-Trickster Drift
Tanya Tagaq-Split Tooth
Am Johal and Matt Hern-Global Warming and the Sweetness of Life


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