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  • Music

    Sunlight On Your Eyelids

    go find a grassy knoll somewhere and listen to this with your eyes closed. Sunlight on your eyelids. playlist: Rostam – Wood Netherlands – Something or Nothing Simon & Garfunkel – The Sound of…

  • 26 girls


    in august i sent out an email to some of my girl blogger pals asking them to contribute one of their favourite songs to a collaborative music mix. we are all busy…

  • 25 electric spring

    Electric Spring

    it is the first of september, which in south africa is traditionally spring day. well, spring day usually doesn’t fail to be delightfully miserable weather wise as far as my memory serves……

  • Design, Music

    Decorated Playlists

    okay, it’s official, i have found my favourite website in the world. Simon Foster is a designer and former DJ who has rolled his love of design and music into the magically epic…

  • 23 august


    is it just me or is 2011 turning out to be the fastest moving year in living memory? AUGUST already! … here’s a new music mix to calm you down. August. playlist:…

  • 22 wild horses

    Wild Horses

    i have to thank everyone for all your wonderful emails, comments and tweets in the past month regarding the music mixes. i didn’t realise how much they meant to so many of…

  • Music

    This is not a music mix

    in lieu of the fact that the music mixes are currently on hiatus i thought it would be a good idea to share some tunes with you that have been making my happy…

  • Art, Music

    Gregory Euclide & Bon Iver

    i’ve been holding out on listening to the new Bon Iver album because i’ve been hearing so much about it online and fear a bit of a build up / let down…

  • aeroplane

    In the aeroplane over the sea

    i once had an awful time on a flight from bloemfontein to cape town (which is, luckily, a pretty short route) and the only thing that got me through it was listening…

  • 20 like a dream

    Like A Dream

    hey, what’s this? a mid-week mini music mix – that’s what! i don’t know what it is with this time of year, but these weird autumnal months before true winter arrives always fly past…

  • Music

    Leann Grimes

    i included a track by leann grimes in the through the jungle mix, but i want to urge you guys to go to his site and get the entire album (it’s free).…

  • simon-garfunkel-covered

    Simon / Garfunkel / Covered

    i put together this playlist of paul simon / simon & garfunkel cover songs last week and have been wanting to share it… been toying around with the idea of sharing the…

  • 19 through the jungle

    Through the Jungle

    it’s a new month – music mix time. i know things have been kind of slow on the blog lately, but i’m totally blaming it on the mass of public holidays we’ve…

  • 17 it was a good day

    It was a good day

    mid-month music mix is here. there’s no rhyme or reason to this one, just a bunch of tunes i have been enjoying & playing to death lately. i decided not to over…