tjarrett

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Member Since: 1/16/2003
Total Mixes: 55
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My mixes include tapes I made in the early 90s as well as iTunes mixes I'm making today.


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MP3 Playlist | Mixed Genre
1/9/2006
In the spirit of good times hard driving punk and alternative, a very old mix from 1991. Other songs: Sting's "I Miss You Kate" is a b-side with no vocals, a really nice jazz spotlight for keyboard pla …
MP3 Playlist | Theme
12/29/2005
Songs about, or that sound like they should be about, food. A response mix to "Got More Spice Than The Frugal Gourmet," which is an as yet unsubmitted mix by EclecticCo. Yes, Dmitri Shostakovich wrote  …
MP3 Playlist | Mixed Genre
8/9/2005
Trying to keep it uptempo. I'm proudest of segueing "Svefn G Englar" into "Hobo Humpin Slobo Babe"--after all, both are Scandanavian make-out bands. Aren't they? <hrm> Anyway, title from "Good Mo …
MP3 Playlist | Mixed Genre
5/26/2005
This is the best band Monk ever had (after his work with Diz and Bird), with John Coltrane, Gigi Gryce, and Coleman Hawkins on sax, Ray Copeland on trumpet, Wilbur Ware on bass, and Art Blakey on drum …
MP3 Playlist | Theme
4/14/2005
Another mix of '80s stuff; unlike the previous one, these songs really deserve to be remembered on their own merits. Check the Mission of Burma tune for a prime example.
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4/14/2005
Oh yeah, kickin' it old school. Many self explanatory tracks here. Exceptions: 9. The most famous "answer song" to "Roxanne Roxanne," which apparently inspired over 300 replies. This one was done by a  …
MP3 Playlist | Theme - Cover Songs
3/19/2005
The concept here was to find covers that worked as well as the original versions--or far far worse in a few cases. The Burroughs track is from the first few seconds of his collaboration with REM on "St …
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2/19/2005
For a friend, tracing the connections between Nick Drake, Elliott Smith, and Sam Beam of Iron & Wine. The last I&W song is from a forthcoming EP.
MP3 Playlist | Mixed Genre
1/8/2005
Finally an uptempo mix.
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