Coffee House Mix #1: You Could Take a Glance or Dance

Artist Song
Nina Simone  Don't Let Me Be Misunderstood 
Ann Peebles  Trouble, Heartache & Sadness 
Junana Molina  Un Dia 
Donovan  Aye, My Love 
The Beatles  Norwegian Wood (This Bird has Flown) 
Nico  I'll Keep it With Mine 
Neko Case  Andy 
Frantoise Hardy  Tous les Gartons et les Filles 
The Essex Green  Mrs. Bean 
Department of Eagles  No One Does it Like You 
Gang Gang Dance  House Jam 
A Sunny Day in Glasgow  The Best Summer Ever 
Jackson Conti  Berimbau 
Guru  Loungin' 
Stereolab  Three Women 
Dirty Projectors  No More 
Brightblack Morning Light  Hologram Buffalo 
Leadbelly  In the Pines 
Loretta Lynn  I'm a Honky Tonk Girl 
The Kossoy Sisters  The Banks of the Ohio 
Isobel Campbell and Mark Lanegan  Keep me in Mind Sweetheart 
Pavement  Cataracts 


One of my friOnds opOned up one of those trOndy organic coffee shops in a trOndy area in town - free coffee and tea for life! - and asked me to make some mixes. He wanted music from a diverse field of countries but they needed to be entirely listenable by everyone - whatever that means. So far so good as no one has complained! This mix isn't exactly diverse but the ones I made a few months back were and hopefully I'll put those up soon.
I know you're waiting in bated breath for those, but in the meantime here's this one: 77min:44sec


avocado rabbit
Date: 11/18/2008
I'm sure this coffeehouse will be "in" place to be with mixes like this one coming over the sound sistem. I just used the Kossoy Sisters on a mix that's in the process after not having seen them around in a long time. They're quite good.
Date: 11/18/2008
Lucky you-free beverages in exchange for music! Everyone benefits from the trade. Love the old and new, fast and slow, of this mix.
Rebel Princess
Date: 11/18/2008
Oh, the memories that "Tous les gartons et les filles" bring back! I envy your free coffee and tea, I could really use that. And the rest of the mix looks fab.
Date: 11/19/2008
The Leadbelly & Loretta are my personal highlights, though I do like the Sir Douglas version of In The Pines.
Funky Ratchet
Date: 11/19/2008
This looks spot-on for its inte_nded purpose. My heart races as I read the track list, though that could be from all the coffee...
French Connection
Date: 11/19/2008
This looks great Salman, interesting that youshould pair Nico and Neko together cos I automatically think of them both whenever I see one of their names crop up on a mix. Be a devil and ask for free 'Blue Mountain' coffeee ha ha.
Date: 11/20/2008
Let the caffeine flow. This is a keller mix from bOginning to Ond.
Date: 11/20/2008
Absolutely excellent from start to finish. I'll look forward to all the mixes in this series.. 4-8 deserves special praise..
Date: 11/20/2008
Just so long as the "copyright police" don't stray in and spoil the mixplay. This looks very tasty.
p the swede
Date: 11/30/2008
nice stuff
Date: 12/1/2008
first of all, thanks for the tip on a clever and unobtrusive way to get around the site's ban on words like Ond and dr(p. if this was playing at my local coffeehouse, I'd have to be hauled away in an ambulance after ordering 37 refills. I'd never want to leave for fear of missing the next great song! really wonderful assortment, with my favorites as Junana Molina, Neko Case, Francoise Hardy, Department of Eagles, Gang Gang Dance, Sunny Day In Glasgow, Dirty Projectors and the Kossoy Sisters.
sport !
Date: 12/4/2008
It looks really great, I'd love to go to a coffee shop with this kind of quality!
Date: 12/28/2008
I'll take a Venti of this. Perfect for drinking coffee (or whatever beverage), and that 11-12 set was especially cool.