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Top 7s of 07

Posted: January 1st, 2008, by Jon Goodwin

Live Acts

  1. Jonathan Richman, Barcelona, June
  2. Daniel Higgs, Skipton, March
  3. McWatt, various
  4. Bilge Pump, various
  5. Paper Cut Out, various
  6. Ack Ack Ack, Leeds
  7. The Horse Loom, Newcastle, September

Albums

  1. Nina Nastasia and Jim White – You Follow Me
  2. Rachel Unthank and the Winterset – Bairns
  3. Ack Ack Ack – self-titled
  4. Trencher – Lips
  5. McWatt – self-titled
  6. Field Music – Tones of Town
  7. Army of Flying Robots – Life is Cheap


Jon Goodwin

Jon is a Leeds-based diskant agent, who aided his passing of our severely rigorous interview process by, essentially, having good taste and bigging up his time at 2004's All Tomorrow's Parties. Beyond this, we know little about him, but imagine that it's pretty likely that he has one of those friendly-sounding Leeds accents, and that he is good friends with David Gedge, Cud and Hood. And possibly my sister, who lives in Leeds right now.

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