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Baker's Dozen

"Music In Which To Get Truly Lost": Daniel Avery's Favourite Records
The Quietus , August 5th, 2015 11:55

The Phantasy producer and DJ goes from mid-teen discoveries to recent acquisitions as he writes us his own Baker's Dozen of top albums, EPs and mixes ahead of his b2b set with Erol Alkan at fabric later this month


My Bloody Valentine - Loveless
My favourite record and one that has an effect on me every I time I put it on. I first heard it at a crucial time in my mid-teens, when searching for music suddenly became the most exciting thing I had ever known. The opening snare roll alone is a continual reminder of that euphoric rush of discovery, while the beautiful intensity of the production is something I've returned to countless times in the studio. The band may have nearly lost their minds when arduously making it but, to me, it's an album full of joy and hope.

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