April 30th, 2009

Ben Gibbard & Feist “Train Song”

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Dark Was the Night compilation.  Mellow mood music.

April 29th, 2009

Peter Bjorn and John “Blue Period Picasso”

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Totally original, just like that album cover.

April 28th, 2009

The Golden Filter “Solid Gold”

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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”

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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 this [...]

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 [...]