Leif Averageson

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Member Since: 2/28/2006
Total Mixes: 86
Total Feedback: 267
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On a Swing and a Prayer

Artist Song Buy
Triton  Mari Nica Swing  buy on itunes
The Manhattan Transfer  Java Jive  buy on itunes
Jon Rauhouse  Idaho  buy on itunes
Claire Lynch  Stranger Things Have Happened  buy on itunes
The Four Yanks  Dudu Wam  buy on itunes
Don Byron  Wondering Where  buy on itunes
Alfredo Rey E La Sua Orchestra  Fotoromanza  buy on itunes
Asleep at the Wheel  Bring It On Down To My House  buy on itunes
Paris Combo  Terrien D'Eau Douce  buy on itunes
Alison Brown  The Inspector  buy on itunes
Sweet Papa Lowdown  When The Sun Goes Down In Harlem  buy on itunes
Leon Redbone  Messin' Around  buy on itunes
Dave Van Ronk  I'll See You In My Dreams  buy on itunes
The Chordettes  Mr Sandman  buy on itunes
Nat King Cole  Lulubelle  buy on itunes
Frank Sinatra  Cheek To Cheek  buy on itunes
Regina Carter  Chattanooga Choo Choo  buy on itunes
Pearl Django  Swingtonic  buy on itunes
Alex Pangman  Let Yourself Go  buy on itunes
Ella Fitzgerald  Blue Skies  buy on itunes

Comment:

After an hiatus due to illness I then suffered a bit of mixer's block, rendering me a bit ga-ga when it came to figuring out, well, the basics of putting together a mix. So, I enlisted Claude, kind soul that he is, to embark on an alternating dj project to help me get my sea legs back. This swinging little number is the result, and a jolly-fine listen it is, too. I hope you all enjoy it as much as we do. (Guesses on the odds and evens?) Back in the swing of things.

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anthony lombardi
Date: 6/22/2007
well i can see that your bout of mixer's block did nothing to diminish your knack for choosing great tunes - stellar stuff here
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Mark Petruccelli
Date: 6/23/2007
Well, 2,12,15-17 and 20 got my attention. Well teamed.
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gobi
Date: 6/24/2007
Crikey, I spend a week away and miss this.Leif on evens, I guess (but who cares, looks like a great mix).
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sammyg123
Date: 6/24/2007
Claude's been on a rich vein of form recently IMO, but it looks like you held your own with him Ed. Fantastic work.
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hemizen
Date: 6/24/2007
Glad you are doing better and happy you are back. Nicely done guys.
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lanhamyodel
Date: 6/24/2007
Swing seems less popular around here than I thought it would. But hey, this is not a popularity contest after all. I enjoyed putting together this swinging mix with you. I'm looking forward to you posting mixes here again, as this undoubtedly will allow my to further broaden my musical horizon.
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Leif Averageson
Date: 6/24/2007
Horizon broadener, eh? Quid pro quo, my friend. Mr. C is on evens, btw, and I'm, well, odd. Odds.
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joey de vivre
Date: 7/9/2007
This really really swings, & I like the way you let yourself go out with blue skies. Many thanks for the most enjoyable listen.

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