We’re back with another monthly mix to satiate your audio cravings. For our March mixtape we’ve got some new tracks off the latest Local Natives, Strfckr and Rhye albums, plus some throwbacks to songs that just rule. Morrissey, we feel you, get well soon.
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Don’t think we just forgot after 3+ years of monthly mixes! Here’s a mixtape just in time for the last couple days of February. This edition has lots of new tunes from Tegan and Sara, San Cisco, Matt Pond, Yo La Tengo and more. Tell us what your favorite jam is in the comments below.
If you’re new to our mixtapes, this month’s edition stays true to form. You’ll hear new jams, oldies and some of our super talented friends that maybe don’t get a ton of press, but make our lives a whole lot better. Pop on those headphones and dig in!
November’s been good. We re-elected probably the only president that would ever be cool with posing like this for a photo (not to mention playing hoops and throwing back some beers) although a good number of us are sadly obsessing over Twinkies as if that Family Guy episode of the apocalypse were coming true. Now it’s time for Thanksgiving where we’re hoping you’ll be chowing down on something far more tasty and expressing your gratitude for all that you have. You’re really lucky, you know. Seeing as how you may be traveling this week, some jams are in order and this month we’ve got AIR, Jens Lekman, Rhye, Earl Sweatshirt, Old 97′s and plenty more.
We dig Halloween. Maybe we’re past the candy obsession, but it’s that time of year for haunted houses, horror films and ridiculous costumes in public. It’s also a good time to revisit the hilarious photos at Nightmares Fear Factory. This mixtape doesn’t have a whole lot to do with Halloween besides looking like we dug it up from a cemetery, but it does have some great tracks by The Coup, Class Actress, Pavement and more. We hope it makes your ears happy and if you do make it to the end, there’s a bonus Halloween song waiting for ya.