One side benefit of coming to the Philippines has been that my music consumption has skyrocketed.  Here are the ten albums making the rounds lately:

1.  Percy Hill, “Color in Bloom”

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lC2zkkBIlmg]

2.  G-Side, “Starships & Rocketz”

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=scTLlu7_2VQ]

3.  Jorge Ben Jor, “A Tabua de Esmerelda”

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nd8J5KnUCoU]

4.  The Pharcyde, “Labcabincalifornia”

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Lf7B8PJxZqs]

5.  Steely Dan, “Aja”

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kS9Ll02CNjU]

6.  Ernest Ranglin,”Below the Bassline”

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tjDi565mFXw]

7.  Manu Chao, “Proxima Estacion: Esperanza”

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mzgjiPBCsss]

8.  Bat For Lashes, “Two Suns”

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w0U_H6wLsWM]

9.  The Roots, “Illadelph Halflife”

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SLrBLAYtnbA]

10.  Wilco, “Yankee Hotel Foxtrot”

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cBhj73WtiZU]


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