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the things you mean to me come tumbling out my mouth

Artist Song Buy
kermit the frog and fozzie bear  movin' right along  buy on itunes
ben folds  zak and sara  buy on itunes
two gallants  nothing to you  buy on itunes
mountain goats  jenny  buy on itunes
beulah   canadian girls  buy on itunes
lick the tins  can't help falling in love  buy on itunes
feist  mushaboom  buy on itunes
apples in stereo  benefits of lying with your friend  buy on itunes
everything but the girl  we walk the same line  buy on itunes
beulah  if we can land a man on the moon, then surely i can win your heart...  buy on itunes
sugar  if i can't change your mind  buy on itunes
the ladybug transistor  the places you'll call home  buy on itunes
the wrens  i've made enough friends  buy on itunes
scotland yard gospel choir  topsy turvy  buy on itunes
radiohead  how can you be sure?  buy on itunes
tom waits  i hope that i don't fall in love with you  buy on itunes
nick drake   time has told me  buy on itunes
bic runga  sway  buy on itunes
songs:ohia  captain badass  buy on itunes


i made this for my friend zak. all of the songs are either references to things we have jokes about or things i want him to know. that's the hardest kind of mix to make, i think, because there are things that needed to be on it that don't go with my usual flow - i'm not a big ben folds fan, for example, but that song has to be on here for obvious reasons. and he teases me about being a displaced canadian girl so obviously had to add that. things like that change the dynamic of mixing for me but i worked on this for 4 days and i'm pretty proud of how it is turning out. i'm still not quite sure of the flow in parts but i thought i'd post anyway and see if anyone has any brilliant suggestions.

important point that became much clearer to me in the making of this mix - how obvious is it that i have fallen for this "friend" from a great height? i am too old to have crushes like this but i tried not to be my overly subtle self. i ended it with what i think is one of the most romantic songs ever written - we'll see if he gets the hint. ;)


Rob Conroy
Date: 11/26/2006
Very nice, particularly the Ohia, Ladybug, Waits, Nick, and almighty Mountain Goats picks.

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