We asked to different musicians, producers, bloggers, journalists, label owners to make a short list of their best albums of this year. This is the list curated by Paul, the boss of Amsterdam based label Shimmering Moods.


Jenny Hval – The Practice of Love (Sacred Bones Records)

Ulla Straus – Big Room (Quiet Time Tapes)

Andrew Pekler – Sound From Phantom Islands (Faitiche)

øjeRum – on the swollen lips of the horizon (Line)

Próżnia – Zapaść (Purlieu Recordings)

Carlo Giustini – Custodi ( Lontano Series)

Mister Water Wet – Bought The Farm (West Mineral Ltd.)

HAND – Reveal (Pure Magnetik)

Various Artists – Long Distance Vol.1 (Ambient Assistance)

Mount Shrine – Ghosts on Broken Pavement  (Cryo Chamber)