trakMARX - 45's of 2001
1/ The Strokes - "The Modern Age" EP - Rough Trade
It all started less than a year ago.
2/ The Vines - "Factory" - Rex
The future looks assured for this Aussie 3 piece.
3/ Moldy Peaches - "Who's Got The Crack" - Rough Trade
Kimya & Adam's solo lp's are comin in 2002.
4/ l/a/l - Temptation Island - Sub Pop
Sea To Shining Sea kept the pressure on the opposition. This simply rocked.
5/ The Strokes - "Hard To Explain"
Hard to deny as well.
6/ Jeff Lewis - "Chelsea Hotel Oral Sex Song" - Rough Trade
Jeff has impeccable taste as well as tons of talent. Watch him.
7/ The White Stripes - "Hotel Yorba" - XL
First fruits of the £1m mother of all deals. White blood sells.
8/ The Toes - "The Kids Have Been Asking 4 It" - Meccico
Cornershop put their money where their mouth is - in the window. Buy.
9/ The Strokes - "Last Nite" - Rough Trade
We know - but it had a better b-side than many a-sides released this year.
10/ The Damned - "New Rose" - Munster
25 very odd years since it first saw the light of day on Skydog.