Kata Rokkar — Kata Rokkar – A Bay Area based blog about music, life and stuff by Shawn Robbins.Kata Rokkar — Kata Rokkar – A Bay Area based blog about music, life and stuff by Shawn Robbins.

Kata’s Best of 2008: The Leftovers



Favorites of 2008, Music, News

Best EPs of 2008:

Best Gadget I Couldn’t Live Without:

Best Music Blogs of 2008 (aside from Gorilla vs. Bear and Brooklyn Vegan):

Best Books I Read This Year:

Biggest Musical Disappointments:

Most Anticipated in 2009:

Other Songs That I Loved This Year

Click to Download Astro Raw – I’m The One With A Smile

Click to Download Beach House – Gila

Click to Download Bill O’Reilly – Bill O’Reilly Flips Out (Dance Remix)

Click to Download Bonnie ‘Prince’ Billy – So Everyone

Click to Download Chairlift – Evident Utensil

Click to Download Cloud Cult – Everybody here is a Cloud

Click to Download The Cool Kids – A Party (For Everyone) (Logarhythmik remix)

Click to Download The Dear Hunter – Battesimo del Fuoco

Click to Download Delta Spirit – Trashcan

Click to Download Department Of Eagles – No One Does It Like You

Click to Download The Dodos – Fools

Click to Download Entire Cities – Talkers

Click to Download Facing New York – Cops On Bikes (WP PM5K RMX)

Click to Download Frightened Rabbit – Fast Blood

Click to Download God Is An Astronaut – Remaining Light

Click to Download Grizzly Bear – While You Wait For The Others

Click to Download The Hold Steady – Stay Positive

Click to Download Jolie Holland – Mexico City

Click to Download The Limousines – Very Busy People

Click to Download Little Joy – Brand New Start

Click to Download Lykke Li – I’m Good, I’m Gone

Click to Download Mason Proper – Friendship

Click to Download Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds – Jesus Of The Moon

Click to Download Port O’Brien – Fisherman’s Son

Click to Download Portugal. The Man – Lay Me Back Down

Click to Download R.E.M. – Supernatural Superserious

Click to Download Rye Rye – Tic Toc (ft. M.I.A.)

Click to Download Sennen – Your Hand In Mine

Click to Download The Sound Of Animals Fighting – The Ocean And The Sun

Click to Download Vampire Weekend – Ottoman

Click to Download White Denim – Sitting

  • http://www.moteldemoka.com Moka

    Thank you for the shoutout, kata. Very honored to appear on your year-end list.

    Wish you have an amount of good clean fun on new year, wil see you on the other side.

  • http://www.safarilimo.com Rathna

    WOW! wounderful collections, its really best collections only.i was really looking for few albums which you have given here and now i got it..:-)thank you.

  • http://blog.ipickmynose.com/ Adrian

    Thanks for the kind words. Keep up the good work.

  • http://katarokkar.cribble.net kata.rokkar

    no prob guys. keep doing what you do well.

  • http://www.thankscaptainobvious.net cap

    thanks for the nod..

    the blog looks great, keep up the good work.

  • http://www.hipsterwave.com/the-cool-kids-at-sneaker-freaker-in-melbourne-australia-and/ Joseph

    Definitely feeling that cool kids track. Found more cool kids musics here yall.


  • Penn

    Love this blog..

  • Bryan

    I’ve officially pillaged 100% of the mp3’s available on this blog. Thank you, dear poster! :)

  • http://katarokkar.cribble.net kata.rokkar

    pillage away Bryan