Happy 2010!

Happy New Year!

Now that we are well into 2010, it’s time to look back at some of the best releases of the past year.

Here are some year end lists from the Old Flame roster.

Mean Creek:
Daniel Johnston- Is and Always Was
Bat for Lashes – Two Suns
Built to Spill – There is No Enemy
Cass Mccombs – Catacombs
Elvis Perkins In Dearland – S/T
Nirvana – Live at Reading
Cotton Jones – Paranoid Cocoon
Mastodon – Crack the Skye
Russian Circles – Geneva
Headlights – Wildlife
Buy Mean Creek – The Sky (Or The Underground)

Twin Tigers:
Health – Get Color
No Age – Losing Feeling
The Antlers – Hospice
Flaming Lips – Embryonic
Yeah Yeah Yeahs – It’s Blitz
Long Legged Woman – Nobody Knows This Is Nowhere
Atlas Sound – Logos
Japandroids – Post Nothing
Maserati – Passages
Danger Mouse/Sparklehorse – Dark Night of the Soul
Twin Tigers debut album out digitally 1/19/10 and in stores 3/2/10

Them Crooked Vultures – Them Crooked Vultures
Muse – The Resistance
Phoenix – Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix
Dethlok – Dethalbum II
Animal Collective – Merriweather Post Pavilion
Kings of Leon – Only By The Night
Kurt Vile – Childish Prodigy
Where The Wild Things Are – Karen O & the Kids
Edward Sharpe & the Magnetic Zeros – Up From Below
Twin Tigers – Automatic EP
Wintergreen’s new album Rebel Shout out digitally and limited CD on 2/16/10

Rob Mason Old Flame Records:
Big Pink – A Brief History of Love
Pomegranates – Everybody, Come Outside
Sonic Youth – The Eternal
Cold Cave – Love Comes Close
The Answering Machine – Another City, Another Sorry
Boat – Setting the Paces
The XX- S/T
The Pains of Being Pure At Heart – S/T
French Miami – S/T
Japandroids – Post Nothing

Here’s to an awesome 2010!