20 Local Songs of 2013 (pt. 1 of 2)

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As I've intoned elsewhere, it's essentially ludicrous to try and hem the whole of a calendar year's released music into a quintessential list. These are just songs that stuck out for me, garnered the most replays and showed each artist at one/some of their personal best creative moments...

 

20. J. Walker & the Crossguards - "Driftin' Around" (Beehive)

19. Mic Write - "Tryna" (self-release)

18. Child Sleep - "Monster" (self-release)

17. 3FT - "Underground" (self-release)

16. Pewter Cub - "King Baby" (Bellyache Records)

15. Drunken Barn Dance - "Welcome College Town Revelers" (Quite Scientific)

Stream it here: http://ghostlysongs.com/track/NDYyNzY2LTIzOGYzYQ/

14. Wasabi Dream "Journey To The Center Of Your Mind" (self-release)

13. Lord Scrummage - "We All Need Honey" (self-release)

12. Flint Eastwood - "Secretary" (self-release)

11. Double Weirdo – "Tame Tame" (Runaway Records)

 


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