Staff Picks: Best Of 2014

Staff Picks: Best of 2014
Staff Picks
1-5
  1. King Tuff
    Black Moon Spell
  2. Run The Jewels
    Run The Jewels 2
  3. St. Vincent
    St. Vincent
  4. Budos Band
    Burnt Offering
  5. Tacocat
    NVM
Staff Picks
6-10
  1. Ty Segall
    Manipulator
  2. Cibo Matto
    Hotel Valentine
  3. Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings
    Give The People What They Want
  4. Foo Fighters
    Sonic Highways
  5. Sturgill Simpson
    Metamodern Sounds In Country Music
Staff Picks
11-15
  1. Flying Lotus
    You're Dead
  2. Aphex Twin
    Syro
  3. The Orwells
    Disgraceland
  4. Perfect Pussy
    Say Yes To Love
  5. YOB
    Clearing The Path To Ascend
Staff Picks
16-20
  1. Jack White
    Lazaretto
  2. Shovels & Rope
    Swimmin' Time
  3. St Paul & The Broken Bones
    Half The City
  4. At The Gates
    At War With Reality
  5. Karen O
    Crush Songs
Adam Tutty
Store Manager
  1. Tacocat
    NVM
  2. The Old 97s
    Most Messed Up
  3. Foo Fighters
    Sonic Highways
  4. The Orwells
    Disgraceland
  5. Benjamin Booker
    Benjamin Booker
  6. Ryan Adams
    Ryan Adams
  7. Cracker
    Berkeley To Bakersfield
  8. Weezer
    Everything Will Be Alright In The End
  9. Ryan Adams
    1984 (7" EP)
  10. Jenny Lewis
    The Voyager
Adrienne Higby
Barista, Cafe
  1. St. Vincent
    St. Vincent
  2. Cibo Matto
    Hotel Valentine
  3. Tony Bennett & Lady Gaga
    Cheek To Cheek
  4. Earth
    Primitive & Deadly
  5. King Tuff
    Black Moon Spell
  6. Perfume Genius
    Too Bright
  7. Sharon Jones & The Dap
    Kings
    Give The People What They Want
  8. Luluc
    Passerby
  9. Paws
    Youth Culture Forever
  10. Tune-Yards
    Nikki Nack
Andy Nelson
Vinyl Specialist
  1. Budos Band
    Burnt Offering
  2. Sturgill Simpson
    Metamodern Sounds In Country Music
  3. The War On Drugs
    Lost In The Dream
  4. King Tuff
    Black Moon Spell
  5. Caribou
    Our Love
  6. Ty Segall
    Manipulator
  7. Karen O
    Crush Songs
  8. The Orwells
    Disgraceland
  9. Temples
    Sun Structures
  10. Jack White
    Lazaretto
Chad Nave
Volunteer
  1. Brian Setzer
    Rockabilly Riot
  2. Foo Fighters
    Sonic Highways
  3. AC/DC
    Rock Or Bust
  4. Lenny Kravitz
    Strut
  5. Michael Jackson
    Xscape
  6. Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings
    Give The People What They Want
  7. Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers
    Hypnotic Eye
  8. Jack White
    Lazaretto
  9. Bruce Springsteen
    High Hopes
  10. Neil Young
    Storytone
Chris "Vinny" Avino
Online Sales Mgr/Vinyl Buyer
  1. Budos Band
    Burnt Offering
  2. Ty Segall
    Manipulator
  3. TV On The Radio
    Seeds
  4. Sturgill Simpson
    Metamodern Sounds In Country Music
  5. Maggie Bjorklund
    Shaken
  6. Sharon Van Etten
    Are We There
  7. King Tuff
    Black Moon Spell
  8. Warpaint
    Warpaint
  9. Angel Olsen
    Burn Your Fire For No Witness
  10. Various Artists
    While No One Was Looking: Toasting 20 Years Of Bloodshot Records
Corey Wolverton
Shipping/Receiving
  1. Tanya Tagaq
    Animism
  2. Acid Mothers Temple -  
    Astrogasm From The Inner Space (not available)
  3. King Tuff
    Black Moon Spell
  4. Thievery Corporation
    Saudade
  5. Medicine
    Home Everywhere
  6. Queen
    Live At The Rainbow '74
  7. Various Artists
    Vamps Et Vampire: The Songs Of Serge Gainsbourg
  8. Cambodian Space Project
    Whiskey Cambodia
  9. Die Antwoord
    Donker Mag
  10. Negativland
    It's All In Your Head
Dasha Medeveda
Sales Clerk
  1. St. Vincent
    St. Vincent
  2. Electric Wurms
    Musik, Die Schwer Zu Twerk
  3. King Tuff
    Black Moon Spell
  4. Flying Lotus
    You're Dead
  5. Ty Segall
    Manipulator
  6. Damon Albarn
    Everyday Robots
  7. Eno/Hyde
    High Life
  8. Thee Oh Sees
    Drop
  9. Swans
    To Be Kind
  10. Tobacco
    Ultima II Massage
Grady Tyree
Sales Clerk
Writer, Easy Street Online
  1. Crosses
    Crosses
  2. Run The Jewels
    Run The Jewels 2
  3. Every Time I Die
    From Parts Unknown
  4. Death From Above 1979
    The Physical World
  5. Mastodon
    Once More 'Round The Sun
  6. Budos Band
    Burnt Offering
  7. The Orwells
    Disgraceland
  8. Lee Bains III & The Glory Fires
    Dereconstructed
  9. Royal Blood
    Royal Blood
  10. St. Paul & Broken Bones
    Half The City
Holly Stroh
Server, Easy Street Cafe
  1. Shovels & Rope
    Swimmin' Time
  2. My Goodness
    Shiver & Shake
  3. The Growlers
    Chinese Fountain
  4. Sallie Ford
    Slap Back
  5. Old Crow Medicine Show
    Remedy
  6. Yob
    Clearing The Path To Ascend
  7. Mariachi El Bronx
    III
  8. The Black Angels
    Clear Lake Forest
  9. Ty Segall
    Manipulator
  10. At The Gates
    At War With Reality
Iris Stroh
Manager
Easy Street Cafe
  1. At The Gates
    At War With Reality
  2. Black Tusk
    Vulture's Eye 7" (out of print)
  3. Yob
    Clearing The Path To Ascend
  4. Giant Squid
    Minoans
  5. Run The Jewels
    Run The Jewels 2
  6. Mariachi El Bronx
    III
  7. Agalloch
    The Serpent & The Sphere
  8. The Haunted
    Exit Wounds
  9. Sallie Ford
    Slap Back
  10. Shovels & Rope
    Swimmin' Time
Kaija
Barista/Bartender
Easy Street Cafe
  1. Cibo Matto
    Hotel Valentin
  2. Hundred Waters
    The Moon Rang Like A Bell
  3. Perfect Pussy
    Say Yes To Love
  4. Phantogram
    Voices
  5. The Shrine
    Bless Off
  6. St. Vincent
    St. Vincent
  7. Swans
    To Be Kind
  8. Tune-Yards
    Nikki Nack
  9. Liars
    Mess
  10. Yob
    Clearing The Path To Ascend
Mary Bruce
Bookkeeper
  1. St. Paul & The Broken Bones
    Half The City
  2. The Len Price 3
    Nobody Knows
  3. Lucinda Williams
    Down Where The Spirit Meets The Bone
  4. Jack White
    Lazaretto
  5. Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers
    Hypnotic Eye
  6. Chuck Prophet
    Night Surfer
  7. Wilko Johnson/Roger Daltrey
    Going Back Home
  8. Jesse Winchester
    A Reasonable Amount Of Trouble
  9. Jason Isbell
    Live At Austin City Limits
  10. Jessica Hernandez & The Deltas
    Secret Evil
Matt Vaughan
President
  1. Ex Hex
    Rips
  2. Thievery Corporation
    Saudade
  3. TV On The Radio
    Southeastern
  4. Kevin Drew
    Darlings
  5. The War On Drugs
    Lost In The Dream
  6. Tacocat
    NVM
  7. Run The Jewels
    Run The Jewels 2
  8. The Growlers
    Chinese Fountain
  9. Ty Segall
    Manipulator
  10. Sturgill Simpson
    Metamodern Sounds In Country Music
Rebecca Gifford
Barista
Easy Street Cafe
  1. Royksopp
    The Inevitable End
  2. Diplo
    Random White Dudes Be Everywhere
  3. Bass Nectar
    Noise Vs. Beauty
  4. Aphex Twin
    Syro
  5. Omnia
    Earth Warrior
  6. Xen
    Arca
  7. David Miles Huber
    Chamberland (The Berlin Remixes)
  8. Lindsey Stirling
    Shatter Me
  9. Michael Jackson
    Xscape
  10. Sundae & Mr. Goessl
    Cheek To Cheek
Rick Friel
Contributing Writer
Easy Street Online
  1. Ace Frehley
    Space Invader
  2. KISS
    40
  3. Riot V
    Unleash The Fire
  4. Bernie Torme
    Flowers & Dirt
  5. The Young Evils
    False Starts
  6. Bob Dylan
    The Basement Tapes Raw
  7. Red Zone Rider
    Red Zone Rider
  8. Mount Salem
    Endless
  9. Red Dragon Cartel
    Red Dragon Cartel
  10. Herb Alpert
    In The Mood
Rod Moody
Website & Social Media Manager
  1. Damien Rice
    My Favourite Faded Fantasy
  2. Courtney Barnett
    Double EP: A Sea Of Split Peas
  3. Tacocat
    NVM
  4. Ought
    More Than Any Other Day
  5. Temples
    Sun Structures
  6. King Tuff
    Black Moon Spell
  7. Trees And Timber
    Hello My Name Is Love
  8. Parquet Courts
    Sunbathing Animal
  9. St. Vincent
    St. Vincent
  10. Neneh Cherry
    The Blank Project
Scott Helgason
Barista/Bartender
Easy Street Cafe
  1. Zammuto
    Anchor
  2. Chad VanGaalen
    Shrink Dust
  3. Owls
    Two
  4. Mac Demarco
    Salad Days
  5. Liars
    Mess
  6. Total Control
    Typical System
  7. Angel Olsen
    Burn Your Fire For No Witness
  8. The Drums
    Encyclopedia
  9. Swans
    To Be Kind
  10. Girl Tears
    Tension
Stephanie Dorman
Server
Easy Street Cafe
  1. Run The Jewels
    Run The Jewels 2
  2. clipping.
    Clppng
  3. Die Antwoord
    Donker Mag
  4. Vince Staples
    Hell Can Wait
  5. Shabazz Palaces
    Lese Majesty
  6. Big Freedia
    Just Be Free
  7. Schoolboy Q
    Oxymoron
  8. Lil Debbie
    California Sweetheart
  9. Ratking
    So It Goes
  10. Tuff Shet
    Tuff Shet
Wolfgang Ratzlaff
Sales Clerk
  1. Future
    Honest
  2. Flying Lotus
    You're Dead!
  3. Aphex Twin
    Syro
  4. Perfect Pussy
    Say Yes To Love
  5. D'Angelo & The Vanguard
    Black Messiah
  6. Ben Frost
    A U R O R A
  7. Shabazz Palaces
    Lese Majesty
  8. Run The Jewels
    Run The Jewels 2
  9. FKA Twigs
    LP1
  10. Swans
    To Be Kind