Download 4AD's best of 2008 for free

Bringing the humble label sampler back

TV On The Radio
TV On The Radio

Long-surviving British indie label 4AD can boast an impressive roster history since its inception in 1979: Pixies, Scott Walker, Cocteau Twins and The Birthday Party to name but a few. Now, 4AD is bringing the long-forgotten album sampler back, for free…

The label's current cream-of-the-crop including TV On The Radio, Deerhunter and Bon Ivor have each donated one track to a kind of 'best of 2008' compilation. It's free, and you can download it right here.


1. TV On The Radio – Golden Age
2. Deerhunter – Nothing Ever Happened
3. Department Of Eagles – No One Does It Like You
4. Anni Rossi – Ecology
5. Stereolab – Neon Beanbag
6. Atlas Sound – River Card
7. It Hugs Back – Work Day
8. Minotaur Shock – My Burr
9. Johann Johannsson – Melodia
10. Bon Ivor – Skinny Love
11. The Breeders – Bang On
12. The Mountain Goats – Sax Rohmer #1