Career Openers

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Loved Tracks Familiar Artists

22 brani
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12 brani
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June Gloom

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2012

34 brani
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6 brani
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Roll with the Wind

“Our battered suitcases were piled on the sidewalk again; we had longer ways to go. But no matter, the road is life” - Jack Kerouac | Modest Mouse, Yo La Tengo, The Morning Benders, and 23 other...

26 brani
104:52
2012: a premature round-up (Side B)

Seventeen tracks summing up the past seven months in indie releases, rounded up from the more laid-back part of my library. | The red thread this time around is instant-lovability, a lot of easy to...

17 brani
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2012: a premature round-up (Side A)

Seventeen tracks summing up the half-year in indie releases, rounded up from the more rocking part of my library. | Controlled bluesy guitar bits, reverby vocals, dense productions, anthemic...

17 brani
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Navel-gazing, the mix

What we have here is one of them best-of dealios, cherry-picked from my previous 28 mix-tapes. | Indie pop favorites and quirky thingamajigs fell by the wayside, left is Indie folk with a gloomy...

17 brani
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new likes

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Kissable, meet attainable.

In these woods, indie rock songs with big "choruses" encounter the exotic temptresses of freak folk, dreamgaze and chillwave for a roll around. Some synths may cross the road, don't be alarmed,...

17 brani
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Big & Bigger

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Judge Artists by their Covers Vol. 5

Because sometimes, originals have room for improvement. | Volume 5: the bipolar edition (23 tracks) | This volume suffers from a mood disorder, from gently moving over heavily sad up to light and...

23 brani
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Judge Artists by their Covers Vol. 4

Because sometimes, originals have room for improvement. | Volume 4: The Eclectic '80s Covered Imaginitively (hold the overly respectful snoozers) | This volume deals with today's bands covering...

20 brani
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2011 in Retro-Retrospect

A look back at looking back, this 15 song tape collects the best 2011 releases with a retro-twist to them. You'll hear (if you listen) M83, Bright Eyes and Wilco among others. Tags: | upbeat |...

15 brani
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I'd Die If I Could Come Back New: a soundtrack for December loneliness

8 songs for those days when even "a fresh wind and bright skies to enjoy your suffering" seems to much to ask for, your favorite poet's words turn into a jumble and Watership Down begins to feel...

8 brani
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Dark Horses Born in 2011

Some (ten) 2011 favorites that have withstood the test of time (they've held up for a whopping two months so far), this third reworking of my top 100 of 2011 mix focuses on the songs I've...

10 brani
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Lullabies

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Ethereal 2

23 brani
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Ethereal

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New Things I like

17 brani
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Death Will Grow My Jasmine

22 Modern Murder Ballads that showcase clever lyrics filled with dark humor. Artists keeping that ancient folk tradition alive include Drive-By Truckers, Okkervil River and The Black Keys. I...

22 brani
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Awesomest albums of the previous ten years

18 brani
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6 brani
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Quintessential 2011, I'm Yours! : 25-1

Bill Callahan, Girls, Wilco,...these are just 3 of the artists that gave their flowery aroma to 2011 and the best-for-last part of this excruciatingly hard to make mix. | The first playback you'll...

25 brani
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Quintessential 2011, I'm Yours! : 50-26

Okkervil River, Fleet Foxes, Bon Iver,...these are just three of the artists that gave their flowery aroma to 2011 and the 3th part of this excruciatingly hard to make mix. | The first playback...

25 brani
113:04
Quintessential 2011, I'm Yours! : 75-51

Beirut, Eddie Vedder, The Dodos,...these are just three of the artists that gave their flowery aroma to 2011 and the 2nd part of this excruciatingly hard to make mix. | The first playback you'll...

25 brani
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Quintessential 2011, I'm Yours! : 100-76

Laura Marling, St. Vincent, M83,...these are just three of the artists that gave their flowery aroma to 2011 and the 1st part of this excruciatingly hard to make mix. | The first playback you'll...

25 brani
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10 brani
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Raw Lips (the indie harmonica)

" I play the harmonica. The only way I can play is if I get my car going really fast, and stick it out the window. " - Steven Wright | A little more than a handful of ingeniously used harmonicas...

13 brani
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Feel-Good Mix of the Century: concise version

A scraped together pile of sugarcoated indie songs that won't give you heartburn or indigestion; located at the crossroads between melancholy for memories never made, friendships on fire, a fantasy...

12 brani
46:57
Feel-Good Mix of the Century: Side A

A scraped together pile of songs that detail cuddly promises, sweet naivety and simple wants. Let's wake up early together and find a cure for life... | You'll hear Angus & Julia Stone, Beachwood...

18 brani
70:29
Feel-Good Mix of the Century: Side B

Continuing the good vibes with another dose of songs that detail cuddly promises, sweet naivety and simple wants. Let's stay up late together and use the full potential of moments... | The 19...

19 brani
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Opening Lines... (incomplete)

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That Schizophrenic Banjo

" Set your guitars and banjos on fire and before you write a song smoke a pack of whiskey and it'll all take care of itself. " - Beck | Demonstrating the banjo's ability to swarm through all colors...

18 brani
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That Finger-Blistering Banjo

" When you want music that will come right home to you like a bad quarter, suffuse your system like strychnine whiskey, and ramify your whole constitution like the measles - when you want all this,...

15 brani
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Alt-Country Yumminess (Unpublished)

Those that need some help saddling up in the morning, I present you with a mixture of cheery toe-tappers and soulful tunes - you'll find sprinkles of folk, americana, southern rock and dream pop as...

50 brani
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Instant-Loves (unpublished)

22 brani
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All-Time Favorites (my first and last cliche mix)

My twenty submissions for the last.fm ultimate playlist, a collaboration between myself, fadingecho, ca-ro-li-na, ahprahran, Nastizzy and of course arturobandini2. Coming soon to a speaker near...

20 brani
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The mix that dare not speak it's name (unpublished)

25 brani
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The Experimental Touch: The Evil Twin

Much Less Accessible Than Side A But Much More Interesting Too, This, The Darkest Corner Of My Library. An Hour of Music With A Lot Of Slow, Low Bass And Whispering Provided By Among Others Slint,...

11 brani
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The Experimental Touch: The Benign Twin

Tags: Experimental Rock, Art Rock, Shoegaze, Fuzz Folk, Psych-folk I took a swim in the pool of experimental rock music, a genre left largely unexplored by yours truly. These are the mysterious,...

19 brani
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Shuffle Discoveries (incomplete)

5 brani
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Brilliant Lyricism (incomplete)

17 brani
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The Sand Gets Everywhere: My Summer Mix for 2011

For those days when all you have to worry about is the right spf factor... Twenty-three tracks including Jay Jay Pistolet, What Laura Says and Angus & Julia Stone.

23 brani
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Male/Female Indie Duets: Voicemelts and Cutesy Back-and-Forths

Over the last 30 years, the average duet has consistently and magnificently sucked. Just think of any random one from the '80s or the heap of country star collaborations. Therefore, it was high...

23 brani
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That Howlin'/ Wailin' Harmonica

"The Harmonica is the world’s best-selling musical instrument. You’re welcome." — Bob Dylan (some time ago) | Collected for you here: acrobats of the mouth harp (the howl) and the effective...

25 brani
91:43
Wow Them at The End: SIDE A

"The last act makes the film. You can have an uninvolving, tedious movie, but wow them at the end, and you've got a hit." | SIDE A: Grandiose Ambrosia | I love it when euphoria is aimed for during...

19 brani
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