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The Top Albums of 2014: Matt Stieb's take on the finest efforts of the year



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6. Swans | To Be Kind Young God | Mute

Your band isn't heavy enough? What's your excuse? Michael Gira turned 60 a few months before the release of To Be Kind and Swans' 13th LP is a gale-force, two-hour storm of hellish guitar and droning brilliance.


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