artist: born ruffians


I made a pal at work a groovy CD for christmas and I’m happy with it :)

i put the playlist on Youtube as well so if anyone wants to take a listen HERE YA GO!!

P.S I forgot to add one song to the playslist on youtube and its Track 14 but thats not big dealio 

oh and also arcade fire whoops

Edit: I’ve updated this list with some more music, and I just wanted to share it again :D
Sorry for the long post . 

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I’m not gonna lie; 2016 has been a shitty year in general.. But one of the good things we got was MUSIC. 

There have been so many incredible releases in 2016! - Lots of my favourite artists have released music this past year, but I’ve also discovered a bunch of new, amazing artists I’d never heard of before.

.. So I thought I’d make a post highlighting my favourite releases from 2016. So here it is!

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Lostboycrow’s EP - Sigh for Me
Favourite tracks: Talk Back To Me and Love Won’t Sleep

Mullally’s Single - Overdose

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Airways’ Single - Ghost Town

Mesita’s EP - Small Table
Favourite tracks: Re-Demolition and Secrets

FKA twigs’ Single - Good to Love

Ra Ra Riot’s album - Need Your Light
Favourite tracks: Water (feat. Rostam) and Absolutely

The 1975′s album - I like it when you sleep, for you are so beautiful yet so unaware of it
Favourite tracks: Love Me and UGH!

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From Indian Lakes’ EP - Wanderer
Favourite tracks: Ghost (acoustic) and The Bad Parts

Mullally’s Single - Troubled Love

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Kaptan & Mokita’s Single - Dreamer

Bad Sounds’ Single - Avalanche

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James Blake’s album - The Colour In Anything
Favourite tracks: F.O.R.E.V.E.R. and The Colour In Anything

Stephen’s debut album - Sincerely
Favourite tracks: Remembering Myself and Mr. Man

Lostboycrow’s Single - Thursday

Ginger Snaps’ Single - Paranoid

Flume’s album - Skin
Favourite tracks: Never Be Like You (feat. Kai) and Say It (feat. Tove Lo)

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GOLDHOUSE & Lostboycrow’s Single - Free from the Start

Fitz and The Tantrums’ self-titled album
Favourite tracks: Handclap and Complicated

Otherkin’s EP - The New Vice
Favourite tracks: I Was Born and Yeah, I Know

Brandyn Burnette’s album - State I’m In
Favourite tracks: Worship and Set In Stone

ANIMAL FEELINGS’ self-titled debut album
Favourite tracks: Fire (feat. Thief) and Let Go (feat. Yulia)

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Secret Weapons’ self-titled EP
Favourite songs: Power and Konichiwild

Airways’ Single - One Foot

Brandyn Burnette’s Single - Closer (Sean Turk Remix)

The Struts’ self-titled album
Favourite tracks: Could Have Been Me and Mary Go Round

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SirOJ’s Single - Stars (feat. Brandyn Burnette)

Cruels’ Single - Makeshift (feat. Brandyn Burnette)

Dustin Hatzenbuhler’s Single - Original Things

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SLO’s EP - Atone
Favourite tracks: Atone (feat. Bearcubs) and Blind

Elephante’s debut album - I Am The Elephante
Favourite tracks: Plans (feat. Brandyn Burnette) and Hold (feat. Jessica Jarrell)

Bad Sounds’ Single - Wages

Mullally’s Single - Wonderful

Lostboycrow’s Single - Where It All Goes

Cosmos & Creature’s Single - Young

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Born Ruffians’ album - RUFF
Favourite tracks: Stupid Dream and (Eat Shit) We Did It

Two Door Cinema Club’s album - Gameshow
Favourite tracks: Ordinary and Lavender 

From Indian Lakes’ album - Everything Feels Better Now
Favourite tracks: The Monster and Hello

Lostboycrow’s Single - Stay A Little Longer

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Cruels’ Single - Easy (feat. Rush Davis)

Mokita & CADE’s Single - Monopoly

Elephante’s Single - Plans (feat. Brandyn Burnette)

Sweekuh’s Single - How We Do (feat. Cosmos & Creature)

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Mesita’s Single - Intimacy

Mokita & CADE’s Single - Monopoly (Acoustic Version)

Mesita’s Single - Compliments

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I hope you enjoyed my picks for the best tunes from 2016 ^^

oh canada // a whole ton of songs by really amazing canadian bands

001. ocean’s deep - born ruffians | 002. your english is good - tokyo police club | 003. in this life - the strumbellas | 004. call me in the afternoon - half moon run | 005. lost in the light - bahamas | 006. knot in my heart - the zolas | 007. can’t see the light - reuben and the dark | 008. talk to me - sam cash & the romantic dogs | 009. pretty girls - the darcys | 010. six dead tigers - yukon blonde | 011. golden hour - sam roberts band | 012. ones who love you - alvvays | 013. having you around - july talk