April 30th, 2009

Ben Gibbard & Feist “Train Song”


Dark Was the Night compilation.  Mellow mood music.

April 29th, 2009

Peter Bjorn and John “Blue Period Picasso”


Totally original, just like that album cover.

April 28th, 2009

The Golden Filter “Solid Gold”

DJ A Trak cover

Pulled from DJ A-Trak’s new mix CD Infinity +1, “Solid Gold” is the first single released by the new New York-based electronic duo The Golden Filter.  I’ve been hearing this track quite a bit on Sirius/XMU and decided to buy it on iTunes only to find that its an album only purchase…and get this…iTunes only […]

April 27th, 2009

Yeah Yeah Yeahs “Dragon Queen”


My song of the day for today is Dragon Queen from Yeah Yeah Yeahs, track 8 on their new, totally ‘dance-tastic’ album It’s Blitz that came out a few weeks ago.  Other select cuts include the single “Zero” and “Heads Will Roll.”  Read my full album review here. Despite an abundance of cool songs on […]

April 22nd, 2009

The Very Best of the White Stripes

Shortly after the release of 2007’s Icky Thump, I was looking at The White Stripes catalog in iTunes and realized that it was primed for a homemade “greatest hits” mixtape. Getting the perfect track order on these sort of mixes can be tricky (if you care about that kind of thing, which clearly I do). […]