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FORPE Presents: The Silent Ballet’s Top 50 Tracks of 2014

50) Blurry Lights – We All Die but Not Tonight
49) Parra for Cuva – Unfold
48) Outputmessage – The Infinite Void
47) Ehgo – For the Wounds
46) Maybeshewill – In Amber
45) 80kidz – Venge
44) Luke Howard – Cibi
43) Tired Tape Machine – Stella’s Other Waltz
42) Petrels – Wat Tyler
41) Waking Aida – How to Build a Space Station

 

40) Submotion Orchestra – Awakening
39) Sima Kim – You Cast Shadow on My Sky
38) Max Cooper – Impacts
37) The Bug – Void (ft. Liz Harris)
36) Tomorrow We Sail – December
35) Rosetta – Soot
34) Pray for Sound – Decayer
33) Ez3kiel – Dead in Valhalla
32) Roll the Dice – Assembly
31) Talvihorros – Secrets of the Sky

30) Origamibiro – Butterfly Jar
29) Whale Fall – I Shall Sail No More (No More Shall I Sail)
28) Haywyre – The Schism
27) Hans Zimmer – Spinning Dock
26) Nomads – In Fields of Light
25) Janek Schaefer – Inner Space Memorial (For J.G. Ballard)
24) Beats Antique – Dragon’s Eye
23) Beware of Safety – Bullet
22) Arcade Fire & Owen Pallett – Song on the Beach
21) Slow Magic – Girls

20) Wang Wen – Welcome to Utopia
19) Ben Frost – Venter (Evan Christ Remix)
18) Alexander Turnquist – Red Carousel
17) Rumour Cubes – A Homecoming
16) BADBADNOTGOOD – Can’t Leave The Night
15) Christina Vantzou – Sister
14) Sleepmakeswaves – Something Like Avalanches
13) Blueneck – Anything Other than Breathing
12) The Glitch Mob – Can’t Kill Us
11) Jakob – Emergent

10) Hauschka – Elizabeth Bay
9) Franz Kirmann – Dancing on the Edge of the Void
8) Mogwai – Remurded
7) Shield Patterns – Dust Hung Heavy
6) Adebisi Shank – Sensations
5) Hunt – Reset My Bones
4) Odesza – Say My Name (ft. Zyra)
3) Christopher Tignor – Listening Machines
2) A Winged Victory for the Sullen – Atomos VI
1) Tycho – Montana

Artist of the Week: Shield Patterns – Contour Lines

Those who simply took Shield Patterns at face value after listening to the breakout single “Dust Hung Heavy” likely thought debut album Contour Lines was going to follow in the steps of CHVRCHES, Phantogram, Purity Ring, et al with a dose of catchy electro pop. Did we forget that Richard Knox was involved?

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Track Attack – Soda Pop Volume 1

Track Attack is a podcast curated by the website Fragile or Possibly Extinct. Each entry in the series adheres to a specific theme or restriction. “Soda Pop Volume 1” explores the ground of modern pop music in a variety of forms. As such, the mix is rife with vocals, but we think still enjoyable to fans of our instrumental mixes.

Fragile or Possibly Extinct: Track Attack – Soda Pop Volume 1 by The Silent Ballet on Mixcloud

Banks – Brain
Chvrches – Tether (Junior Sanchez Remix)
Haerts – Wings (Shlohmo Remix)
Shield Patterns – Dust Hung Heavy
Shura – Touch
Daughter – Youth
Little Daylight – Name in Lights (Pacific Air Remix)
Young Summer – Waves that Roll You Under
London Grammar – Strong
GEMS – Medusa
Kaleida – Tropea
Chelsea Lankes – Ghost
Mereki – Blue Lake
Astr – Operate
Wallpaper – Drunken Hearts