Some quick hits for you:
* Grlwood - Daddy: An interesting, abrasive punkish record with a lot going for it.
* Mega Ran - The Visitor: How is Mega Ran so good? Solid rap music here yet again.
* Post Lovers - Post Lovers: Post Lovers is good, but they might have been my favorite band if we were in 2004.
* Emmy the Great - 再來的愛
* Goldfinger - The Goldfinger Christmas EP
* Sarah P. - Maenads
* Charlotte Gainsbourg - Take 2
* The Decemberists - Traveling On
* Maria Kelly - notes to self
* Mew - Mew with Copenhagen Philharmonic
* Outrageous Cherry - Meet You in the Shadows