dean blunt & inga copeland

favorites of 2012.5
Here are our favorite records / songs / videos from a very strong first half of 2012, complete with links to listen to the albums in their entirety, in most cases. We probably don't have to ask you to leave your choices in the comments, but as always, we enjoy seeing them...
Ilaiyaraaja – Fire Star

"...in the late 80s electronic beats and synths were eagerly embraced by the film industry of South India along with kung fu fights, aerobics, sunglasses and jogging outfits."
Currently vibing to some dope '80s Tamil film music from South Indian composer Ilaiyaraaja's new compilation Fire S…