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2010s Retrospective: 10 Years of Discoveries, Obsessions and True Moments

Well folks, welcome to my most indulgent, most confessional, most self-referential and truly most vain post on the blog. This is probably playing it up, but I’ve written a lot about myself on here. The dang header image is literally … Continue reading

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2011 Retrospective

Cruising along through the missing pieces of my 2010s musical experience (previously, the 2010 Retrospective) and going into a very pivotal year that was 2011. To make any reader feel baby, old or just right: in 2011 I graduated high … Continue reading

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The 200 Best Albums of the 2010s

To celebrate 10 years of Warm Visions / Combo Breaker Kid, I’ve compiled my 200 favorite albums of the 2010s. Not only that, but I’ve concocted “Warm Visions” descriptions and wrote blurbs about each record. I’m sure you can infer … Continue reading

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Playlist: 2010 – 2019 – A Decade Collected

I’ve been working on this playlist to collect all my favorite songs of the 2010s for well over a year. It initially began in my iTunes, but I quickly realized that there’s more to life than what’s in my immediate … Continue reading

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Recommended Albums: September 2017

September was a breath of fresh air after a stale summer of music. Plenty of great albums are included here, none of which have cracked my Top 10 overall yet, but a few are chilling in the Top 20 for … Continue reading

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Recommended Albums: September 2016

Holy smokes, we’re out of the cruel summer. Not only are we out, but we’re doing it in a big way. September was the finest month of music this year since May, providing a staggering surplus of excellent releases to keep me … Continue reading

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The ’10s So Far :: 50 Albums (2010 – 2014)

Welcome to WV’s retrospective of the decade so far – my favorite records from 2010-2014. I’ve been toying around with the idea to make a list like this for a while now, mostly for my own personal nostalgia quencher. What … Continue reading

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Favorite Albums of 2012: Honorable Mentions

Hey there were a lot of fantastic albums this year. Like, a lot. Wow. Crazy. Here’s a list of albums that were all once part of the Top 50 but eventually got pushed out due to albums that had a … Continue reading

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Radical Album: The Caretaker – “Patience (After Sebald)”

It’s a dreary, rainy day: perfect for me to review this hazy thing. Last time we heard Leyland Kirby, or The Caretaker as he is known by many, he was distorting our minds by placing them into haunted mansions and … Continue reading

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Albums I Really Should Have Included in my Top 50 of 2011

Everyone makes mistakes, right? I too make mistakes. After publishing my “Best Albums of 2011” list a few weeks ago, I realized that I had made a few mistakes in not including some of the albums I’m about to feature … Continue reading

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