last night I told a stranger all about you, and they smiled patiently with disbelief

Artist Song
[sound clip]  [...] Say, that's a good idea. I'll give you the moon, Mary. 
The Magnetic Fields  Asleep And Dreaming 
The Softies  You and Only You 
The Lucksmiths  Guess How Much I Love You 
Tullycraft  Sweet 
Mirah  Sweepstakes Prize 
The 6ths  You You You You You 
Ron Sexsmith  Fallen 
Odds  Eternal Ecstasy 
Edith Frost  Easy To Love 
Beachwood Sparks  By Your Side 
Van Morrison  Sweet Thing 
Of Montreal  Dreamy Day of Daydreaming of You 
Marshall Crenshaw  You're My Favorite Waste Of Time 
Stevie Wonder  You Are The Sunshine Of My Life 
Billie Holiday  It Had To Be You 
Chris Knox  Not Given Lightly 
Blossom Dearie  Thou Swell 
Jeb Loy Nichols  Double Dose Of You 
Jonathan Richman  You're the One For Me 
Go Sailor  Bigger Than An Ocean 


Right now my boy is on his way to the other side of the world for ten months, and he should be listening to this somewhere over the ocean. **Update: After the disc I sent with him had an error and I had to send him a new one, this went through numerous edits, and wound up as a two-disc sap-o-rama which I'm too embarassed to post. Thank you.
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Date: 9/15/2002
oh! just beautiful, especially the Chris Knox song...
J&C's Dad
Date: 9/15/2002
Very nice. I particularly like the Stevie Wonder and Marshall Crenshaw songs. But, of course, you can't go wrong with Billie Holiday.
Date: 9/15/2002 'oney it 'is.
Date: 9/16/2002
lucky boy.. i'd love for a girl to give me a mix like this.
Date: 9/16/2002
Awesome. Nice It's A Wonderful Life clip too.
Date: 9/16/2002
i very much enjoy the of montreal, beachwood sparks, the magnetic fields and jonathon richman tracks. the rest of the mix i'm not too familiar with. i love *LOVE* the title. very nice.
Date: 9/18/2002
Hoo-ray for Blossom Dearie!

Sweet mix!