Gem1

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Member Since: 5/16/2003
Total Mixes: 5
Total Feedback: 13
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CD | Theme - Depression
Mini-Disc | Theme
Cassette | Theme - Break Up
Mini-Disc | Mixed Genre

Breaking Down The Break-Up

Side A
Artist Song Buy
The Cure  Lovesong  buy on itunes
The Reindeer Section  Your Sweet Voice  buy on itunes
Idlewild  The Bronze Medal  buy on itunes
Crowded House  Fall At Your Feet  buy on itunes
Bright Eyes  Something Vague  buy on itunes
Cat Power  Metal Heart  buy on itunes
Azure Ray  Don't Make A Sound  buy on itunes
Mull Historical Society  I Tried  buy on itunes
Tom McRae  The Boy With The Bubblegun  buy on itunes
10CC  I'm Not In Love  buy on itunes
The Four Tops  Walk Away Renee  buy on itunes
Black Rebel Motorcycle Club  Waiting Here  buy on itunes
Leonard Cohen  Famous Blue Raincoat  buy on itunes
Death Cab For Cutie  Champagne From a Paper Cup  buy on itunes
Bob Dylan  I Want You  buy on itunes
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Side B
ArtistSongBuy
Graham Coxon  Song For The Sick  buy on itunes
The Cooper Temple Clause  Who Needs Enemies?  buy on itunes
The Coral  Waiting For The Heartaches  buy on itunes
Kinesis  Everything Destroys Itself  buy on itunes
Blur  Song 2  buy on itunes
Biffy Clyro  Iname  buy on itunes
Whirlwind Heat  Decal On My Sticker  buy on itunes
The Kills  Fuck The People  buy on itunes
Feeder  Helium  buy on itunes
Desaparecidos  Man And Wife, The Latter  buy on itunes
Interpol  Obstacle 1  buy on itunes
The Used  Bulimic  buy on itunes
Nada Surf  The Way You Wear Your Head  buy on itunes
Hot Hot Heat  Naked In The City Again  buy on itunes
Donovan  Catch The Wind  buy on itunes
The Libertines  Death On The Stairs  buy on itunes
Rooney  It Goes To Bed  buy on itunes
Teenage Fanclub  Don't Look Back  buy on itunes
Idlewild  The Modern Way Of Letting Go  buy on itunes
Al Stewart  Bedsitter Images  buy on itunes

Comment:

I have actually been single for a while now, I hate to admit, but this is kind of an attempt to break down my last break-up into three different stages.
Side 1 is supposed to be the pain that I felt when it first ended, that seems to last absolutely forever.
Tracks 1-10 on side 2 are supposed to represent the anger I felt after I realised what a waste of time the relationship had been.
Tracks 11-20 are not supposed to be getting over it, because I don't think I wholly am yet. They are supposed to represent a 'coming-to-terms-with' that I eventually reached.
It was originally on a mini-disc, so I've done my best to split it up. Hope you get the idea.

Feedback:

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Judy
Date: 5/17/2003
Great mix, really wonderful. I had to fight not to put any Reindeer Section on my mix, I felt like it admitted that I'm still really bothered by the break up, but it's perfect on yours....Excellent Idlewild
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The_Stellar_Frequency1
Date: 5/17/2003
insanely good
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Gabe
Date: 5/19/2003
Terrific job capturing the moods. I can feel you misery all the way from here.

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