A Wonderful Article on the Art of Curating a Mixtape
12/20/2009 § Leave a comment
I’m a big fan of the carefully curated mixtape or cd-r mix. Surfing around the web for Christmas tunes, I stumbled on a great article that reminded me of some great experiences I had during adolescence. Although I’ll make a ‘mix’ for anyone, the practice has been a part of my romantic ventures since late middle school. Possibly this article can remind you of some good times, and some worthwhile bad times too:
Actually, it has two parts.
Also, I did find some Christmas tunes worth checking out:
Note that I haven’t heard the whole thing yet- just the first two (beautiful) tracks. GvsB blogger Chris says the album “[features] the eeriest versions of “Jingle Bells” and “Joy to the World” ever recorded.” I’m not sure if I want an erie version of “Jingle Bells.” We’ll see.
And now there’s more to check out:
Indie Christmas Songs 2009 at The Audio Muffin
A Very Indie Christmas Playlist at The Indie Files
Happy Holidays everyone!