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Headphase’s Top 10 of 2016

2016 was an outstanding year for electronic music. As always, I have compiled a list of my favourite albums, EPs, singles and remixes for the year in review, as well as a few honourable mentions. Enjoy listening to the singles and albums via Apple Music.

 

Top 10 Albums:

  1. Weval – Weval
  2. Moderat – III
  3. Beacon – Escapements
  4. Youandewan – There Is No Right Time
  5. Tycho – Epoch
  6. Nicolas Jaar – Sirens
  7. Radiohead – A Moon Shaped Pool
  8. Justice – Woman
  9. Max Cooper – Emergence
  10. Simian Mobile Disco – Welcome to Sideways

Honourable Mention: Metronomy – Summer 08, WVV – Pulsar, Dinky – Valor, Breakbot – Still Waters, Bibio – A Mineral Love.

Top 10 EPs:

  1. Massive Attack – Ritual Spirit
  2. Komon & Will Saul – Lost In Time
  3. David August – The Spell / A Golden Rush
  4. Aphex Twin – Cheetah
  5. Coldcut – Only Heaven
  6. Nightmares On Wax – Ground Floor
  7. David August – J.B.Y. / Ouvert
  8. KiNK – Chorus
  9. Pional – When Love Hurts
  10. Felix Laband – Bag of Bones

 

Top 10 Singles:

  1. Max Cooper – Waves
  2. Moderat – Reminder
  3. Komon & Will Saul – Lost In Time ft. Ben Westbeech
  4. Justice – Randy
  5. David August & Nelia Kit – A Golden Rush
  6. Youandewan – Waiting For L
  7. Weval – The Battle
  8. WhoMadeWho – Hi & Low
  9. Bonobo – Kerala
  10. Midland – Decompression Suite

Honourable Mention: Massive Attack – Ritual Spirit, Tycho – Epoch, Beacon – Preserve, Nicolas Jaar – Three Sides of Nazareth, Radiohead – Identikit, WVV – Fourier, Bibio – With the Thought of Us.

 

Top 10 Remixes:

  1. Roman Flugel – 9 Years (DJ Koze Remix)
  2. Here Is Why, Adam Port – Tonight (Adam Port 12” Autobahn Edit)
  3. Todd Terje – Snooze 4 Love (Dixon Remix)
  4. Metronomy – Old Skool (Fatima Yamaha Remix)
  5. Dinky – Casa (Axel Boman Dub Mix)
  6. Beacon – IM U (Nitemoves Remix)
  7. Sfire – Sfire 3 (John Talabot’s Tribalist Rework)
  8. Tycho – See (Beacon Remix)
  9. Moderat – Eating Hooks (Siriusmo Remix) [Solomun Edit]
  10. Nevermen – Mr. Mistake (Boards of Canada Remix)

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