Trials + Tribulations


Walkin’ Around
June 15, 2009, 7:44 am
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Animal Collective – Summertime Clothes (Zomby’s Analog Lego Remix)

This was the remix I was anticipating most, and it makes me kinda “huh?” I like it, though. Not danceworthy.



Mixtapemania

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This is a mix I made for some friends, and thought I’d share it with you all! Lots of breezy summer tracks.

Jens Lekman – If I Could Cry (It Would Feel Like This)
Yeah Yeah Yeahs – Heads Will Roll (Weird Tapes Version)
Phoenix – Lisztomania (A Fight for Love 25hrs a Day Remix)
Empire of the Sun – Walking on a Dream (Treasure Fingers Remix)
Vega – Well Known Pleasures
Passion Pit – The Reeling (Calvin Harris Remix)
Air France – Never Content (Friend’s Tropic Thunder Edit)
Fever Ray – When I Grow Up (Dan Lissvik Remix)
Neon Walrus – John Solo (Bonus Remix)
Gang Gang Dance – House Jam
Neon Indian – Should Have Taken Acid With You
Animal Collective – Summertime Clothes (Dam Funk Remix)
The Tough Alliance – Lucky
Glasser – Lessons Learned (YACHT Remix)
The Golden Filter – Hide Me
Fleet Foxes – Your Protector



Summertime
May 8, 2009, 3:56 pm
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Which one is Panda Bear? Geologist? This song would be better if the singer would open his eyes. And there wasn’t that weird grating sound through the middle part. I bet the audience turned to each other and were like “That sucked.” And bloggers everywhere peed their pants.



Best of 09 (So Far)

3436354587_3ffc9f7f3a_bGuys, there has been SO much good music already this year! I keep telling everyone it’s because I’m back from Mexico, so everyone decided to be cool and put out albums. Whatever the reason is, I’m lovin’ it. Here’s some of my favorite songs from my favorite albums this year (no lists). What have you enjoyed this year? Whose album are you looking forward to?

MEN – Off Our Backs

Telepathe – So Fine

♫ The Juan Maclean – One Day

Röyksopp – Miss it So Much

Junior Boys – Bits and Pieces

Fever Ray – Coconut

Animal Collective – Bluish

Bat for Lashes – Moon and Moon

Yeah Yeah Yeahs – Skeletons (Acoustic version)



Tropi-CAL
March 11, 2009, 7:36 am
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2803873524_56b7297aca_oHere’s a smattering of songs. I was gonna make a mix of them but am feelin’ kinda lazy. Midterms suck.

Animal Collective – Brothersport

El Guincho – Antillas

The Very Best – Wena

Santigold – Find a Way (Graeme & Switch Mix Ft. Kid Cudi) / Lunar Camel

TV on the Radio – Staring at the Sun (Diplo Remix)

Paul Simon – You Can Call Me Al

MIA – Bucky Done Gune (Rafael Lelis Abandonhouse Tribe Mix Part II)



V>M
March 5, 2009, 4:22 pm
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veckaweatherVeckatimest > Merriweather Post Pavilion

This post is basically an excuse for the artwork mash-up and showing that I worship at the altar of Grizzled Bear.

Two Weeks

I know y’all heard it but, come on. “My Girls”? “Brothersport”? Plz.



Nice Nice

niceniceThe middle of the week can be so boring. Here’s a mix I made to try and make it go by a little nicer.

Nice Nice Mix (320 kbps) 1:06:00 min

MIA-Boyz (Hatchmatik Remix)
Animal Collective-My Girls (Gigamesh Remix)
The Mae Shi-Young Marks
MSTRKRFT-Bounce (A-Trak Remix)
Buraka Som Sistema-Aqui Para Voces
N.A.S.A.-Whatchadoin’ (Villains Remix)
Metronomy-A Thing for Me (Blackout Remix)
Truckasaurus-Hold On (ft. DJ Collage)
Late of the Pier-The Bears are Coming (Haunts Remix)
Best Fwends-Cloud of Hope
CSS-Left Behind (80Kidz Remix)
Copy-Could You Like Her?
ZZZ-Lion (Bag Raiders Remix)
Bloc Party-Talons (XXXchange Remix)
Chromeo-Bonafied Lovin’ (Yuksek Remix)
Crystal Castles-Crimewave (Sinden Remix)