I thought I’d mirror Ben’s music post with one of my own. More detailed description of my musical tastes can be obtained through perusal of my last.fm account. If you don’t know, last.fm is an amazing service which logs song plays and contructs a profile for you with Neighbours (people with similar musical taste) and recommendations for similar artists. Plugins are available for pretty much any music player I’ve come across. In addition, through the audioscrobbler project, they provide a powerful interface to all this data which can be used to create applications.
Here are the records I’ve happened upon this summer and absolutely can’t get enough of. I realize two of these are over a decade old… I guess I’m a little behind the times, but they’re timeless classics anyways: