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i got coerced into making my friend a “chill” summer CD even though god knows the world doesn’t really need another one. but i think it turned out alright for road trips on warm days or hazy july nights. everything from kraut/ psych pop/ “chillwave”/ other experimental nothings and a touch of bajan rocksteady



Summer Days – Travel Kyoto
Surfers Hymn – Panda Bear
Fujiyama Mama – Haruomi Hosono and the Yellow Magic Band
Floating Through Summer – Trouble Books & Mark McGuire
Anywhere But Here – Shlomo
Beach Point Pleasant – Ducktails
Cloud Song – The United States of America
Escape Forever – Puro Instinct
Julianne – the Tropical Islanders
Groovy Girls Make Love at the Beach – Gary Wilson
Seashells – Part Time
Lazy Hunter – Boy Friend
Why Did I Get so High? – Raw Thrills
Out Past Curfew – Rangers
Through the Skies for You – John Maus
Summer Echoes – Sand Circles
Seagreen Serenades – Silver Apples
In the Sun – White Poppy
The rain, the sun, and other things – Rogério Duprat
Walk a Crooked Path – VHS Head
Sketch for Summer – the Durutti Column
California Scheming – Maria Minervia
L.A. Skyline – Outer Limits Recordings
Bel Air – Can 
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  1. Summer Days – Travel Kyoto
  2. Surfers Hymn – Panda Bear
  3. Fujiyama Mama – Haruomi Hosono and the Yellow Magic Band
  4. Floating Through Summer – Trouble Books & Mark McGuire
  5. Anywhere But Here – Shlomo
  6. Beach Point Pleasant – Ducktails
  7. Cloud Song – The United States of America
  8. Escape Forever – Puro Instinct
  9. Julianne – the Tropical Islanders
  10. Groovy Girls Make Love at the Beach – Gary Wilson
  11. Seashells – Part Time
  12. Lazy Hunter – Boy Friend
  13. Why Did I Get so High? – Raw Thrills
  14. Out Past Curfew – Rangers
  15. Through the Skies for You – John Maus
  16. Summer Echoes – Sand Circles
  17. Seagreen Serenades – Silver Apples
  18. In the Sun – White Poppy
  19. The rain, the sun, and other things – Rogério Duprat
  20. Walk a Crooked Path – VHS Head
  21. Sketch for Summer – the Durutti Column
  22. California Scheming – Maria Minervia
  23. L.A. Skyline – Outer Limits Recordings
  24. Bel Air – Can 

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i need help i’m supposed to be over this by now 
i can’t be one of those “six months till closure” post breakup people 

i need help i’m supposed to be over this by now 

i can’t be one of those “six months till closure” post breakup people 

m and i first bonded and became friends forever ago over a mutual fondness of old wener herzog movies and an obsession w/ songs that use the “be my baby” drumbeat. at one point we had compiled a full 12 CD set of every song we had ever heard that used it but neither of us can find it, so here’s a CD of a few of our favorites where it’s present in some capacity. yea
Be My Baby – the Ronettes
Just Like Honey – the Jesus and Mary Chain
Candy – the Magnetic Fields
In the Gold Dust Rush – Cocteau Twins
She Cried – Rowland S. Howard
This Angry Silence – Television Personalities
Big Pink Cake – Razorcuts
Just a Dream – Talulah Gosh
Perfect World – the Proctors
Avant Garde Music – Ballboy
You Hurt Me Too – the Hit Parade
Sun Shining Down – the Honeydrips
Eighties Fan – Camera Obscura
Why I Try to Look so Bad – Comet Gain
You Are The Generation That Bought More Shoes And You Get What You Deserve – Johnny Boy
Lovers Lane – Hunx and his Punx
Ha Ha Man – Guided by Voices
Hope then Strife – the Go Betweens
I’m Just a Prisoner – Candi Station
All Mixed Up – the Cars
Ghost Mouth – Girls
Machine Age Dancing – FOUND
Rain Down – Lotus Plaza
In a Funny Way – Mercury Rev
An Ugly Death – Jay Reatard
I Walked with a Zombie – Rocky Erikson
Teengenerate – the Dictators
Noah’s Ark – Brighter
The Weight of the Stars – Hefner
Comb your Hair – the Boo Radleys
Happy all the Time – the Flatmates
Apple Boutique – Felt
Higher Power – Jens Lekman
Vox Humana – Deerhunter
My Angel Lonely – Wild Nothing
Don’t Worry Baby – Beach Boys 
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m and i first bonded and became friends forever ago over a mutual fondness of old wener herzog movies and an obsession w/ songs that use the “be my baby” drumbeat. at one point we had compiled a full 12 CD set of every song we had ever heard that used it but neither of us can find it, so here’s a CD of a few of our favorites where it’s present in some capacity. yea

  1. Be My Baby – the Ronettes
  2. Just Like Honey – the Jesus and Mary Chain
  3. Candy – the Magnetic Fields
  4. In the Gold Dust Rush – Cocteau Twins
  5. She Cried – Rowland S. Howard
  6. This Angry Silence – Television Personalities
  7. Big Pink Cake – Razorcuts
  8. Just a Dream – Talulah Gosh
  9. Perfect World – the Proctors
  10. Avant Garde Music – Ballboy
  11. You Hurt Me Too – the Hit Parade
  12. Sun Shining Down – the Honeydrips
  13. Eighties Fan – Camera Obscura
  14. Why I Try to Look so Bad – Comet Gain
  15. You Are The Generation That Bought More Shoes And You Get What You Deserve – Johnny Boy
  16. Lovers Lane – Hunx and his Punx
  17. Ha Ha Man – Guided by Voices
  18. Hope then Strife – the Go Betweens
  19. I’m Just a Prisoner – Candi Station
  20. All Mixed Up – the Cars
  21. Ghost Mouth – Girls
  22. Machine Age Dancing – FOUND
  23. Rain Down – Lotus Plaza
  24. In a Funny Way – Mercury Rev
  25. An Ugly Death – Jay Reatard
  26. I Walked with a Zombie – Rocky Erikson
  27. Teengenerate – the Dictators
  28. Noah’s Ark – Brighter
  29. The Weight of the Stars – Hefner
  30. Comb your Hair – the Boo Radleys
  31. Happy all the Time – the Flatmates
  32. Apple Boutique – Felt
  33. Higher Power – Jens Lekman
  34. Vox Humana – Deerhunter
  35. My Angel Lonely – Wild Nothing
  36. Don’t Worry Baby – Beach Boys 

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older CD i posted on my 8tracks but never posted here, i still really like this one though. i’ll take any excuse to listen to “malcontents” or “hell rules”
Malcontents - Reversible Cords
You’re All I Wanted and a Car - Voice of the Puppets  
Hang Out With My Friends - The Umpteens
Sun Brings Smiles - In Embrace
California’s Falling Into the Ocean - 100 Flowers 
Soda Pop - the Teenagers Responsible
Still Living in My Car - the Homosexuals 
The Nose One - Shoes This High
Apricot Rat - the Shadow Ring 
According to Freud - L. Voag
Headline Deadline - Philosophic Colllage
D’ameja - Popsong’s Factory
Penny Lane - the Better Beatles 
Shift the Blame - Model Citizens 
Observations - the Particles 
Sexy Terrorist - Sara Goes Pop 
Isol - Marie and the Atom 
Hell Rules - Thinking Fellers Union Local 282 
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older CD i posted on my 8tracks but never posted here, i still really like this one though. i’ll take any excuse to listen to “malcontents” or “hell rules”

  1. Malcontents - Reversible Cords
  2. You’re All I Wanted and a Car - Voice of the Puppets  
  3. Hang Out With My Friends - The Umpteens
  4. Sun Brings Smiles - In Embrace
  5. California’s Falling Into the Ocean - 100 Flowers 
  6. Soda Pop - the Teenagers Responsible
  7. Still Living in My Car - the Homosexuals 
  8. The Nose One - Shoes This High
  9. Apricot Rat - the Shadow Ring 
  10. According to Freud - L. Voag
  11. Headline Deadline - Philosophic Colllage
  12. D’ameja - Popsong’s Factory
  13. Penny Lane - the Better Beatles 
  14. Shift the Blame - Model Citizens 
  15. Observations - the Particles 
  16. Sexy Terrorist - Sara Goes Pop 
  17. Isol - Marie and the Atom 
  18. Hell Rules - Thinking Fellers Union Local 282 

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just woke up 2 find jill slid this under my front door 

i put it in and it is actually “so yesterday” 17 times over. my friends are really good sometimes

[mostly] 70s afrofunk for a ‘fun funky party / good times / happy vibes’ kinda CD, cause i’m ready for the appropriate weather to blast onyeabor jams out of my car but this’ll do till then
Afro Funk – Peter King
I Feel Funky – Matata
Come Party – Esbee Family
Play Funky Music – Dan Boadi and the African Internationals
Let’s Have a Party – Geraldo Pino & the Heartbeats
Doing it in the Streets – the Black Hippies
Shake your Body – Honey Machine
Tolambo Funk – Bright Engelberts & the B.E. Movement
Take it to the DJ – Dizzy K. Falola
Psychedelic Afro-Shop – Orlando Julius & His Afro Sounders
Groove the Funk – Aktion
Make it Fast, Make it Slow – Rob
My Kind of Feeling – Basa Basa Soundz
Mondo Soul Funky – Ebo Taylor Jr. and Wuta Wazuri
Nwanne Nwanne Nwanne – Aleke Kanonu
Stone Funk – SJOB Movement 
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[mostly] 70s afrofunk for a ‘fun funky party / good times / happy vibes’ kinda CD, cause i’m ready for the appropriate weather to blast onyeabor jams out of my car but this’ll do till then

  1. Afro Funk – Peter King
  2. I Feel Funky – Matata
  3. Come Party – Esbee Family
  4. Play Funky Music – Dan Boadi and the African Internationals
  5. Let’s Have a Party – Geraldo Pino & the Heartbeats
  6. Doing it in the Streets – the Black Hippies
  7. Shake your Body – Honey Machine
  8. Tolambo Funk – Bright Engelberts & the B.E. Movement
  9. Take it to the DJ – Dizzy K. Falola
  10. Psychedelic Afro-Shop – Orlando Julius & His Afro Sounders
  11. Groove the Funk – Aktion
  12. Make it Fast, Make it Slow – Rob
  13. My Kind of Feeling – Basa Basa Soundz
  14. Mondo Soul Funky – Ebo Taylor Jr. and Wuta Wazuri
  15. Nwanne Nwanne Nwanne – Aleke Kanonu
  16. Stone Funk – SJOB Movement

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Hey TR! Do you think you could throw together a graduation or out of school playlist of sorts for those of us graduating soon? Stuff like Vitamin C’s “Graduation Song” but maybe cooler? Any school songs would do! That would be great if you could! Much appreciated!

@Anonymous
  1. school is no good for you – the able tasmans
  2. gotta get outta school – old skull
  3. you fucking people make me sick – swans
  4. last day of school – sebadoh
  5. out of school – JFA
  6. dropout boogie – captain beefheart
  7. i don’t wanna work – the queers
  8. ain’t got no home – clarence henry
  9. found a job – talking heads
  10. heaven knows i’m miserable now – the smiths
  11. hard working woman blues – mississppi matilda
  12. poor mans blues – bessie smith
  13. i’m broke – frankie avalon
  14. i’m useless – charles smith
  15. in a lonely place – joy division
  16. before suicide – the pedestrians  
  17. i’m going to do it – giles corey
  18. kind of a long way down – i hate myself
  19. suicide song – prolapse
  20. i can’t see you i’m dead – shlohmo 
  21. killed by school – scholastic deth

RIP happy graduation 

is it too early to make a john peel era jangle pop/ twee summer CD cause the C86 purist in me has been wanting to since november
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is it too early to make a john peel era jangle pop/ twee summer CD cause the C86 purist in me has been wanting to since november

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jill and i keep trying to one up each other on our CD packaging game and i think with this bundle i’m in the lead to win

stopped by to pick up the last of my boxes from mom’s garage- didn’t expect to get weepy as hell over the last three years of my life boxed up before me in mixed cd form

stopped by to pick up the last of my boxes from mom’s garage- didn’t expect to get weepy as hell over the last three years of my life boxed up before me in mixed cd form

CD jill and i made for our drives up to and from chicago. has served as a nice little spring day driving soundtrack lately
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CD jill and i made for our drives up to and from chicago. has served as a nice little spring day driving soundtrack lately

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alternately- art punk junk // no wave funk. noise pollution for the ride home from work at an all too bright 7 am (i lead a small, sad life) 
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alternately- art punk junk // no wave funk. noise pollution for the ride home from work at an all too bright 7 am (i lead a small, sad life) 

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anti bummer tunes. northern soul/ a little funk/ some occasionally corny old school east coast hip hop. currently what’s getting me through the 4 am dead zone on my shift. last track slays me. 
Don’t You Worry Baby, the Best is Yet to Come – Bessie Banks
Don’t Let ‘em Tell You – Brothers & Sisters
We Got Our Own Thing – JVC Force
Keep on Keeping on – Ruby Johnson
Put it on – Big L
I’m Too Tough for Mr. Big Stuff – Vicki Anderson
Do it with Confidence – Mitty Collier
Baby You’ve Got it – the Radiants
Go on Girl (Rockin’ the Park mix) – Roxanne Shanté
Thing about the Good Times – Baby Washington 
Do Your Stuff – Perk Badger
Be Yourself – Whodini 
I’m Goin’ for Myself – Eddie & Ernie 
Do What You’re Doin’ – the Rising Sun 
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anti bummer tunes. northern soul/ a little funk/ some occasionally corny old school east coast hip hop. currently what’s getting me through the 4 am dead zone on my shift. last track slays me. 

  1. Don’t You Worry Baby, the Best is Yet to Come – Bessie Banks
  2. Don’t Let ‘em Tell You – Brothers & Sisters
  3. We Got Our Own Thing – JVC Force
  4. Keep on Keeping on – Ruby Johnson
  5. Put it on – Big L
  6. I’m Too Tough for Mr. Big Stuff – Vicki Anderson
  7. Do it with Confidence – Mitty Collier
  8. Baby You’ve Got it – the Radiants
  9. Go on Girl (Rockin’ the Park mix) – Roxanne Shanté
  10. Thing about the Good Times – Baby Washington 
  11. Do Your Stuff – Perk Badger
  12. Be Yourself – Whodini 
  13. I’m Goin’ for Myself – Eddie & Ernie 
  14. Do What You’re Doin’ – the Rising Sun 

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m just got a setup so she keeps swiping all my staple nighttime spins forcing me to retreat back to adding atop the forever expanding repertoire of cds for when i cant sleep which is always. ambient soundscapes/ drones/ tape loops/ some floaty ethereal pop cuts & other noise
Flux – Andrew Chalk
Softscraper – Trouble Books
Daydreaming – White Poppy
Untitled # 6 – Imaginary Softwoods 
青春群像 – World Standard
Internal Compass – Infinity Window
Sense – Ombre
Stars in the Sand – Les Baxter
Span – Marcus Fischer
Transcending Spheres – Quiet Evenings
Sea of Pulses – Tim Hecker
Beautiful World – Jack or Jive
Floating Off – Black Eagle Child
Sei Note In Logica [Excerpt] – Roberto Cacciapaglia
Prélude Exotique – Bel Canto Orchestra & Pascal Comelade
Aerial Sapphire Show – Sean McCann
Dreamcatcher – Sad Souls
Slipstreams – Mark McGuire
Himitsu No Knife – Phew 
Mirror of our Sleeping – Mirrorring
Pre-dawn – Sore Eros 
Moonplay – Teiji Ito
The Happening World – Caroline K
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m just got a setup so she keeps swiping all my staple nighttime spins forcing me to retreat back to adding atop the forever expanding repertoire of cds for when i cant sleep which is always. ambient soundscapes/ drones/ tape loops/ some floaty ethereal pop cuts & other noise

  1. Flux – Andrew Chalk
  2. Softscraper – Trouble Books
  3. Daydreaming – White Poppy
  4. Untitled # 6 – Imaginary Softwoods 
  5. 青春群像 – World Standard
  6. Internal Compass – Infinity Window
  7. Sense – Ombre
  8. Stars in the Sand – Les Baxter
  9. Span – Marcus Fischer
  10. Transcending Spheres – Quiet Evenings
  11. Sea of Pulses – Tim Hecker
  12. Beautiful World – Jack or Jive
  13. Floating Off – Black Eagle Child
  14. Sei Note In Logica [Excerpt] – Roberto Cacciapaglia
  15. Prélude Exotique – Bel Canto Orchestra & Pascal Comelade
  16. Aerial Sapphire Show – Sean McCann
  17. Dreamcatcher – Sad Souls
  18. Slipstreams – Mark McGuire
  19. Himitsu No Knife – Phew 
  20. Mirror of our Sleeping – Mirrorring
  21. Pre-dawn – Sore Eros 
  22. Moonplay – Teiji Ito
  23. The Happening World – Caroline K

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another older cd. songs about bein lonely sad mad spiteful cynical disgusted by the opposite sex and romance too. “anti valentines day” sorta i guess or something dumb akin to that.
I Hate Being in Love – Amy and the Angels
Love Sucks – the Marc Thor Band
I Don’t Care About Love, Baby – Outer Spacist
Love’s a Disease – Y Pants
Romance (Who Needs it?) – Mistakes  
Showing off to Impress the Girls – Art Objects
Teen Love – No Trend
Don’t Ring Me Up – Protex 
You Don’t Live Here Anymore – the Fans
I Wanna Wanna Wanna Get Rid of You – Psychotic Pineapples
Love’s Going out of Fashion – Biff Bang Pow!
Why Am I So Lonely – Chin Chin
I Kicked a Boy – the Sundays
I’m Never Going to Fall in Love Again – the Groove Farm
No Boys for You – the Beans
I Never Loved You – Strawberry Story
Kill Your Boyfriend – Candysuck
Bitches Fuck off – Country Teasers
Why Don’t Women Like Me? – George Formby
You Make Me Sick – Satan’s Rats
What’s This Shit Called Love – Pagans
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another older cd. songs about bein lonely sad mad spiteful cynical disgusted by the opposite sex and romance too. “anti valentines day” sorta i guess or something dumb akin to that.

  1. I Hate Being in Love – Amy and the Angels
  2. Love Sucks – the Marc Thor Band
  3. I Don’t Care About Love, Baby – Outer Spacist
  4. Love’s a Disease – Y Pants
  5. Romance (Who Needs it?) – Mistakes  
  6. Showing off to Impress the Girls – Art Objects
  7. Teen Love – No Trend
  8. Don’t Ring Me Up – Protex 
  9. You Don’t Live Here Anymore – the Fans
  10. I Wanna Wanna Wanna Get Rid of You – Psychotic Pineapples
  11. Love’s Going out of Fashion – Biff Bang Pow!
  12. Why Am I So Lonely – Chin Chin
  13. I Kicked a Boy – the Sundays
  14. I’m Never Going to Fall in Love Again – the Groove Farm
  15. No Boys for You – the Beans
  16. I Never Loved You – Strawberry Story
  17. Kill Your Boyfriend – Candysuck
  18. Bitches Fuck off – Country Teasers
  19. Why Don’t Women Like Me? – George Formby
  20. You Make Me Sick – Satan’s Rats
  21. What’s This Shit Called Love – Pagans

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