Billy Hamilton (Silverstein), Dave House (Pacer), Hugo Mudie (The Sainte Catherines)

A special international edition of our industry year-end lists is on tap tonight. Who knew that Canadians (Billy Hamilton of Silverstein), French Canadians (The Sainte Catherines vocalist Hugo Mudie), and the British (Dave House of Pacer and formerly of The Steal) had opinions on music?


Billy Hamilton of Silverstein

THE HOLD STEADY heaven is whenever
THE NATIONAL high violet
MIDLAKE the courage of others
CRIME IN STEREO i was trying to describe you to someone
COMEBACK KID symptoms & cures
THE BESNARD LAKES are the roaring night
BEST COAST crazy for you
DELTA SPIRIT history from bellow
FOUR YEAR STRONG enemy of the world


BALANCE & COMPOSURE - split w/ tigersjaw
ARMS - s/t ep
TOUCHE AMORE - make do & mend / la dispute split 7"s
OWEN - abandoned bridges 7"
HOT WATER MUSIC - live in chicago 7"s

Dave House

Dave House (Pacer, The Steal)

Iron Chic - Not Like This
Off With Their Heads - In Desolation
Bombay Bicycle Club - Flaws
Menzingers - Chamberlain Waits
The Arteries - Dead Sea
Captain We’re Sinking - It’s A Trap EP
Bouncing Souls - Ghosts On The Boardwalk
Spraynard - Cut & Paste
Laura Marling - I Speak Because I Can
The Weakerthans - Live at the Burton Cummings Theatre

The Sainte Catherines

Hugo Mudie of The Sainte Catherines

8 Records that i think came out this year that i listened to the most:

1- Leatherface- The Stormy Petrel
2- Against Me!- White Crosses
3- Vulgaires Machins- Requiem Pour Les Sourds
4- Metric- Fantasies
5- Off With Their Heads- In Desolation
6- The Gaslight Anthem- American Slang
7- Julian Casablancas - Phrazes For The Young
8- Jimmy Hunt- Jimmy Hunt