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mixtape: extravagant band names

subtitle: …with suck music? In a recent set of conversations with my friend Mona we decided there are some band’s who can never live up to the extravagant hype of their name. They dedicated so much to putting together this … Continue reading

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mixtape: between two sundays

It’s holy week for a number of Christian sects. That means a week of reflecting and reviewing one’s own beliefs and their identity in this most holy of weeks and for me it means finding the perfect soundtrack to reflect … Continue reading

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mixtape: women’s history

I have a soft spot for female vocals, be it Lady Gaga and Madonna to Fleetwood Mac, the Tiny to Arch Enemy, the Gathering to P J Harvey and Tori Amos… and then some… So, not long ago I did … Continue reading

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mixtape: lengthening the listen

New month, new mix. Today, rather than spinning a web of inter-related songs, at least in my mind, I thought I would allow those who already create inter-related songs speak for themselves. Many of these thematic executions need little-to-no introduction, … Continue reading

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mixtape: the politics of music

In honor of our a holiday that is kind of lost as to what it really is about – here’s a trivia question, do you know? In 1971 the combination of political jargon and attempts at leaching one’s own politicians … Continue reading

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mixtape: when ladies lead

On occasion I enjoy to throw a wrench at the system and it results in mixes like this, covering the broad range of stuff I enjoy while maintaining a common theme. This one is featuring the pairing of male and … Continue reading

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mixtape: when it rains

Many moons ago, I messed around with one of the very first mixtape lists here on the blog and it was about a soundtrack for an evening’s rain so this one is a revisit of that. Sitting in my office … Continue reading

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