All posts tagged: music mix

Boogie

8 boogie

GUYS. it’s the first of november! the beginning of the end of the year (almost). it’s also that weird and wonderful month when men grow moustaches (some shouldn’t, harrison ford for example.) to celebrate i decided to put together an hour long playlist to get your groove on to, or at least get you in the […]

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you called me after midnight

hello troublemakers, here’s a little bonus october mix for you! kind of an early morning with a slight hangover and i can’t play anything too upbeat mix. or perhaps an i’d like to play some music at 1am without waking up the neighbours mix. most of these songs actually got me through plenty of all nighters at […]

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fine folk

october music mix is here! this past month i’ve been spending a lot of quality time with my ipod listening to tunes on my own – in airports, on long flights, walking around in a strange city, driving in my car… and i kept returning to the same kind of music. would i call it folk? perhaps. […]

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hit the road

hit-the-road

september music mix is here! this is not really a ‘road trip’ mix, per se (no tracy chapman / fast car …) – but certainly tunes i love playing in my car. load up your ipod and go for a drive… sing along, too. hit the road. tracklist: stornoway – i saw you blink aloe […]

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waiting on summer

04 waiting on summer

i actually had august’s music mix sorted ages ago, but then my ipod crashed and i lost loads of meticulously crafted playlists (sad day). luckily i had about 80% of the tunes backed up on my laptop, which lead me to rediscovering music that had been sitting in the recesses of my collection for eons […]

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second hand songs

i was compiling my favourite cover songs and thought it would be a pretty great playlist to share. the list was so long that i had to cut it down, and as expected it boiled down to mostly indie / alternative artists. that’s not to say that more well known cover songs aren’t amazing – […]

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june is nice

02 june is nice

a new music mix for you! mostly newish music, but one old (superb) paul simon tune thrown in for good measure. song list is as follows: the shins – goodbye girl arcade fire – the suburbs good old war – my own sinking ship fanfarlo – atlas she & him – fools rush in passion […]

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it’s cold outside

so, i really liked sharing my first playlist with you and was super happy when i got a few nice people telling me they enjoyed it. here is installment number two. something happy and upbeat to get you through this sudden plunge into winter (even though winter makes me happy anyway, but this music just makes things sweeter).

download the mix here, the song list is as follows:

  1. mumford & sons – winter winds
  2. band of horses – dilly
  3. the morning benders – i wanna be like you (jungle book cover)
  4. fanfarlo – what makes you think you’re the one
  5. pelle carlberg – clever girls like clever boys mucher more than clever boys like clever girls
  6. laura marling – crawled out of the sea (interlude)
  7. thao & the get down, stay down – bag of hammers
  8. rogue wave – solitary gun
  9. albert hammond jr. – holiday
  10. shiny toy guns – season of love
  11. human highway – all day

image courtesy olivia megalis

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mélange tape

wolves cafe posted such a great little playlist at their blog the other day, so i decided i’m going to share one i’ve been playing quite often lately (i’m an obsessive playlist maker). some mellow, some happy, some old & some new stuff.

download it here. the track list is as follows …

  1. bombay bicycle club – always like this
  2. noah and the whale – two atoms in a molecule
  3. paul simon – me and julio down by the schoolyard
  4. two door cinema club – something good can work (ted & francis remix)
  5. the morning benders – excuses
  6. she & him – please, please, please, let me get what i want
  7. billie the vision & the dancers – a beautiful night as oslo
  8. broken bells – the mall & misery
  9. the cure – close to me
  10. peter gabriel – solsbury hill

[the image above is from lim heng swee]

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