(2012 end-of-year lists) – SETH AYYAZ

I asked some of my favorite musician and artist friends, from Beirut and beyond, to list their 10 favorite albums of 2012…
Alternately, they could also provide me with a list of the records they listened to the most in 2012, regardless of date of release.

Seth Ayyaz (musician)

On heavy rotation in the studio and in the home, in no particular order:

– Ti Frère: Homage à Ti Frère
– Marcus Schmickler: Palace Of Marvels (Queered Pitch)
– Ghédalia Tazartès: Repas Froid
– Florian Hecker & Reza Negarestani: Chimerization (شیمرسازی)
– MoHa!: One-Way Ticket To Candyland
– Bernard Parmegiani: La Création Du Monde
– Butthole Surfers: Locust Abortion Technician
– Chris Watson: Cima Verde
– Ishilan N-Tenere: Guitar Music From The Western Sahel
– Gregory Whitehead: The Pleasure Of Ruins And Other Castaways