Preview – Starwalker

Also appearing tomorrow is the long-awaited debut from French-Icelandic duo Starwalker, a collaboration between half of Air and one of Bang Gang. The album is eponymous, and this is Everybody’s Got Their Own Way:

Chart for stowaways – 25 January 2014

Well, we’re still trying frantically to catch up to the present day, but we’ve not looked at the singles from January yet, so here’s the delayed chart from the last week in January:

  1. Röyksopp feat. Susanne Sundfør – Running the the Sea
  2. Napoleon – You Could ❤ This
  3. Saint Etienne – When I Was Seventeen
  4. Way Out West – Survival
  5. Pet Shop Boys – Winner
  6. Paul Hartnoll – The Sea Devils
  7. Regal Worm – Lord of the Perfect V
  8. Client – Zerox Machine
  9. Kosheen – Harder They Fall
  10. Starwalker – Bad Weather

Meanwhile Napoleon‘s Magpies still… um… rule the roost on the album chart.

Chart for stowaways – 21 December 2013

Since we’re running so far behind schedule now with the charts, and since very little of interest was going on in early December anyway, let’s jump forwards to the chart for the week before Christmas. Here are the singles:

  1. Röyksopp feat. Susanne Sundfør – Running to the Sea
  2. Delerium feat. Kreesha Turner – Dust in Gravity
  3. My Robot Friend – Creep
  4. Pet Shop Boys feat. Example – Thursday
  5. Kosheen – Harder They Fall
  6. Paul Hartnoll – The Sea Devils
  7. Kings of Convenience – Rule My World
  8. Starwalker – Bad Weather
  9. Erasure – Gaudete
  10. Depeche Mode – Should Be Higher

Chart for stowaways – 23 November 2013

I know we’re a bit behind schedule now, by the way. I hope you don’t mind too much? Here are the top ten singles from November 23rd:

  1. Pet Shop Boys feat. Example – Thursday
  2. Röyksopp feat. Susanne Sundfør – Running to the Sea
  3. Depeche Mode – Should Be Higher
  4. Erasure – Gaudete
  5. Röyksopp feat. Susanne Sundfør – Ice Machine
  6. Starwalker – Bad Weather
  7. Kosheen – Harder They Fall
  8. Goldfrapp – Annabel
  9. Empire of the Sun – DNA
  10. Pet Shop Boys – Love is a Bourgeois Construct

The Stowaway Awards 2014 – Nominations

Here are the nominees for this year’s Stowaway awards:

Best Album

  • Karl Bartos – Off the Record
  • Depeche Mode – Delta Machine
  • Front Line Assembly – Echogenetic
  • Goldfrapp – Tales of Us
  • Little Boots – Nocturnes
  • Marsheaux – Inhale
  • Moby – Innocents
  • Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark – English Electric
  • Pet Shop Boys – Electric
  • Tomorrow’s World – Tomorrow’s World

Best Reissue / Compilation

  • Bent – From the Vaults: 1998-2006
  • Electronic – Electronic (Special Edition)
  • I Monster – Swarf
  • Röyksopp / Various Artists – Late Night Tales
  • Sparks – Two Hands One Mouth

Best Remix

  • Crystal Castles – Affection (Tarantula X Remix)
  • Depeche Mode – Should Be Higher (MAPS Remix)
  • Kings of Convenience – Rule My World (Velferd Remix)
  • Marsheaux – So Far (Niadoka Remix)
  • Röyksopp – Running to the Sea (Villa Remix)

Best Video

  • David Bowie – The Next Day
  • Depeche Mode – Heaven
  • Erasure – Gaudete
  • Orbital – Christmas Chime
  • Pet Shop Boys feat. Example – Thursday

Best Newcomer

  • Eccentronic Research Council
  • Phildel
  • Starwalker
  • Tomorrow’s World
  • Woodkid

Check back in a few weeks’ time for the winners to these, and also the Best Artist, Best Live Act, Best Dance Act, and Outstanding Contribution awards.