Albums of the Year: 1. Saturn Sings, Mary Halvorson Quintet 2. Marrow of the Spirit, Agalloch 3. Ten, Jason Moran and the Bandwagon
4. Apex, Rudresh Mahanthappa & Bunky Green 5. Spiral Shadow, Kylesa 6. My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy, Kanye West 7. Speak Now, Taylor Swift 8. Grinderman 2, Grinderman 9. This Brings Us To, Vol. 2, Henry Threadgill Zooid 10. Welder, Elizabeth Cook 11. Throat, Little Women
Currently a joint PhD candidate in Film Studies and History of Art at Yale University, I have earned degrees from Yale, New York University and Hillsdale College. I live in Colorado with my wife, Lisa K. Broad.