1. Radio Rambler and Radio Rambler - previously played
Contemporary classical gems, handpicked by Tim Rutherford-Johnson. Regularly updated. Originally published on his blog.
2. THE AWL'S "DIFFICULT LISTENING HOUR" 100 SPOTIFY TRACKS FROM 2012
Curated by Seth Colter Walls, a great mix of multiple genres. Originally published on The Awl.
3. The "complete" John Coltrane and Sonny Rollins
Chronological collection of the jazz greats, sorted by recording sessions. Originally published by Fernando Ortiz de Urbina on his blog.
4. Indie Classical
Originally published on Pitchfork.
5. NPR - Top 50 Albums of 2012
Selected by NPR, playlist compiled by Marty Gregwah.
6. Radiohead Office Charts
Fan-made playlist, after the Office Chart posted by the band on Dead Air Space. From John Luther Adams to J Dilla. Regularly updated.
7. Delos 2012 New Releases and The Delos Catalog
Curated by Delos, "The Great American Label". Their releases cover the easy-to-access classics, core repertoire and edgy new music almost equally well, and their official site is truly impressive and useful.
8. Do I have to make it 10? I must confess that I spent much more time compiling playlists other than looking for them. If you like, please select three more from my over 300 playlists!
Happy listening. Suggestions would be much appreciated.