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a new mix and some favorites

September 11, 2009

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top image is mine.
bottom images:
1. Ebbarp, by Space Queen; 2. Taken by my father, by robertjosiah
3. Untitled, by j whitelaw; 4. Untitled, by shiri lee webb
5. if you never say your name out loud to anyone, they can never ever call you by it, by somebody got her; 6. peace and quiet, by Curious Bird

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the past few months, i have been obsessed with all things green – especially film photos taken in the woods or outdoors. you can see a reflection of this in the photos i’ve been posting around here lately, but today i looked at my favorites and thought … “brian, you really are obsessed.” so i’m sharing some of my current faves with you. these all have a september feel to me … the trees haven’t changed color yet, and everything is still green … but the evenings are chilly and it’s time to pack a sweater.

and it’s about time for some new tunes to usher in september, don’t you think?
i made a mix and you can listen to it HERE.

the track list =
+ rome (phoenix)
+ (i can’t seem to) make you mine (the clientele)
+ sugar on my tongue (the talking heads) [some classic awesomeness from david byrne and co.]
+ when the devil’s loose (a.a. bondy)
+ the tenure itch (the pains of being pure at heart)
+ curse your branches (david bazan (of ‘pedro & the lion’ fame))
+ ms. bentwich (princeton)
+ a lover like you (the avett brothers)
+ polly put the kettle on (kitty, daisy and lewis)
+ inspiration (dri)
+ good luck (sondre lerche)

somehow, all of these songs feel completely appropriate right now. i think this might be my favorite mix yet.  i hope you agree.

enjoy! happy friday to you.

9 Comments leave one →
  1. September 11, 2009 8:19 am

    Green is good.
    I’m going to listen to your new mix while making homemade paste now. I see Sondre Lerche on your list. He used to be my neighbour ;-)
    Happy weekend, Brian!

  2. haeshu permalink
    September 11, 2009 8:38 am

    there is absolutely nothing wrong with being obsessed with green. i can’t wait to go home and listen this list. i plan to be barefoot, will that work? i think you and my brother are on the same musical track. he just saw the avett brothers a couple weeks ago in kc and can’t stop talking about it.

  3. September 11, 2009 9:37 am

    bonjour from the moutains of south france! i m haPPy i found ur bLog! i lOve ur pictures….so much nature…thank u!
    talK soOn
    gini

  4. September 11, 2009 10:10 am

    love the mix and all the green.

  5. September 11, 2009 10:44 am

    I can feel the september in these images. Love all the greens they look extra pretty when taken with film. Have a wonderful weekend!

  6. September 11, 2009 12:32 pm

    Great mix, Brian. Perfect.

  7. September 11, 2009 6:34 pm

    I’ve heard that green is the new black ;-) This is such a dreamy collection. Love it!

  8. September 14, 2009 9:53 am

    always love your music choices. thanks.

  9. September 22, 2009 12:18 pm

    excellent mix! i’ve fallen way behind on my blog reading, and just clicked through to find this new mix. they always brighten my workday. thanks.

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