Infrared

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Member Since: 11/3/2000
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CD | Alternative - Indie Rock
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Soundtrack to a Strange Dream

Side A
Artist Song Buy
Rex  Leak Through  buy on itunes
Lamb  Softly  buy on itunes
Fun Boy 3  The Lunatics (Have Taken Over the Asylum)  buy on itunes
Flare  Celebrate the Misery  buy on itunes
Holly Cole  Tango Till They're Sore  buy on itunes
Adrian Esguerra  Sugarcane  buy on itunes
Future Bible Heroes  How to Get Laid In Japanese  buy on itunes
Moby  Guitar, Flute and String  buy on itunes
Slowdive  Altogether  buy on itunes
Him  Eugene Trees  buy on itunes
Sting w/ Eric Clapton  It's Probably Me (edit)  buy on itunes
Gehelio Non-Centric  Curtis Fly  buy on itunes
Low  Missouri  buy on itunes
Violent Green  Some Velvet Sidewalk (edit)  buy on itunes
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Side B
ArtistSongBuy
The Moth Wranglers  Six Page Letter  buy on itunes
Elysian Fields  Rolling (DJ Cam Remix)  buy on itunes
Trash Can Sinatras  Unfortunate Age  buy on itunes
Unbelievable Truth  Who's To Know  buy on itunes
Aluminum Group  Angel On a Trampoline  buy on itunes
Hex  Etherial Message  buy on itunes
Bela  Starbuck Cowboy  buy on itunes
The Lilac Time  Salvation Song  buy on itunes
Hothouse Flowers  Good For You (edit)  buy on itunes
J Stroke w/ La Loba  Distance = Rate x Time  buy on itunes
Lida Husik  Dissolve  buy on itunes
Magnetic Fields (Susan vocals)  Crowd of Drifters  buy on itunes
The Cure  All Cats Are Grey (edit)  buy on itunes
The Gothic Archies  The Dead Only Quickly  buy on itunes
Air feat. Francoise Hardy  Jeanne  buy on itunes

Comment:

The idea was to make a mix you could fall asleep to (but not TOO easily) that would give you strange dreams, but not quite nightmares.... Rex was a critically lauded indie band that broke up before they could release a proper album... Adrian Esguerra is a great singer-songwriter currently residing in Seattle - a record deal ought to be forthcoming (if there's any justice in the world)... Gehelio Non-Centric were a Long Island-based band with a self-released album that's difficult to categorize - think Jeff Buckley fronting a pre-'Urban Hymns' Verve in slow burn mode and you're halfway there... The J Stroke w/ La Loba track is from an indie label Tribute album called 'Pixies F**kin' Die' - suffice to say, it sounds NOTHING like the original... The Moth Wranglers song is from a soon-to-be-released album called 'Nevermind the Context' - like most of the album, "Six Page Letter" is either "beautiful in a f**ked up way" or "f**ked up in a beautiful way" depending on your perspective... The Gothic Archies is a Stephin (Magnetic Fields) Merritt side project, and "The Dead Only Quickly" (from the rare-ish 'Looming In the Gloom' EP) is essentially the same song that appears on the 6ths album "Hyacinths & Thistles" only with Merritt himself on vocals.
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g.a.b. l@bs
Date: 11/3/2000
Nice job on the mix. I often listen to tunes on my headphones just prior to falling asleep...would you consider a future trade?

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