Our Top 10 Albums of 2013 by SKATERS
For every day of December, we're going to be bringing out the Top 10 albums or films of the year, chosen by someone who we think has excellent taste to show off.
Today it's the turn of hotly tipped New York rockers SKATERS, see what you make of their choices....
Blood Orange - Cupid Deluxe
"Feels like what Prince would be doing if he was 25 in 2013."
Porches - Slow Dance From The Cosmos
"Sick Brooklyn band. Favorite new singer. Great arrangements."
Disclosure - Settle
"Really pretty dance songs in minor keys."
Danny Brown - Old
"Causes way too many smiles and "oh shit!"s. His delivery keeps you on your toes throughout."
iceage - You're Nothing + 2
"That song Morals is fucking beautiful."
Foxygen - We Are The 21st Century Ambassadors Of Peace & Magic
"The Kinks! They do everything on this record, where will they go from here?"
Krill - Lucky Leaves
"Shows that two guitars and drums can get it done. basically no production value, just super talented dudes with basic set ups."
Splashh - Comfort
"Its a Pixies and Deerhunter baby. whats not to like?"
Pissed Jeans - Honeys
"Crazy Record. We played with them at a festival in Sweden and it was the most energetic entertaining show we saw all year."
Guerilla Toss - Guerilla Toss
"Just heard this today, so may be its temporary, may be I'm still trying to wrap my head around it, but its fucking cool!"