Friday 31 October 2008

"Hallowing" Mixtape

Photo: Diane Arbus
A haunted collection of treat fun street grooves and trick doom shake disco hell.

01. All Cats Are Grey - The Cure
Hypnotic Beginnings.
02 I'm Falling - Comsat Angels
"The band that Joy Division should have been." - Mark Kermode.
03 No Tobira - Mariah
My new favourite song, thank you to DJ Twitch for the heads up.
04 Falcon Soup - Sarsparilla
Take from his excellent album "Day Rider", available for free from Alphabet Set Records.
05 L'Éléphant - Tom Tom Club
05 Yo Son (Prince Language Edit) - Ahmed Fakroun
Heres a video of the orginal Version.

06 She's The Star (Pocketknife Continual Cornfield Remix) - Arthur Russell
07 Trust No Women - Graf + Zyx
The start of the trick section.
08 The Devil's Trident - Telepathe
Missed their last show because I was playing a gig. Their debut LP is in my top 5 albums of the year so far, cant wait to pick it up on vinyl.
09 Friday Nights - Diamond Vampires
Super sweet Moroderesque arpeggiator.
10 Actos de maldad - Vam Cyborg

11 Digitalis - Zombi

12 Terror Story - Iron Curtain
A dark an frighting tale from american duo, Iron Curtain. They are still the best minimal synch outfit to come from North America Ive heard.
13 Night Running - B/Film
Dark surf from British band B/Film who only release the one 7". 
14 Denn ich bin so einsam - Joachim Witt
My Joachim Witt obsession isn't running out of stream yet.
15 Waltzing Me All the Way Home - Odetta/The 6ths
And to end a sweet sweet ditty from Stephen Merritt's The 6ths with whats sounds like the accordion singer from The Tiger Lilies but turns out it's Odetta.

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Have a good Halloween.

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

pretty nice mixtape. thumps up!