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“Gingers Goin’ Gorillas” Podcast, Take 4: 2012 Albums

Japandroids @ One Eyed Jacks in NOLA.

The first great album of 2012 is …. ???

Honestly, this year’s musical releases feel comparable to Portland’s weather. I keep hoping for a great album, just like I keep waiting for warmer weather, and neither has arrived yet.

Matt Wastradowski and yours truly recently spoke about the lack of a great album thus far in 2012 and the albums that could fill that void as the year progresses.

Check it!

Five Albums I Am Eagerly Anticipating in 2012

The Walkmen at One Eyed Jacks, 2009

The year of the Mayan apocalypse is upon us. And that means one thing … We need bad-ass new tunes to listen to while the world is going up in flames. Sadly, Charles Bradley’s “The World Is Going Up In Flames” does not count because it dropped in 2011.

The albums below either have a release date or are reportedly in the works. They each fall under the bad-ass new tunes umbrella.

Let’s do this, shall we?

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