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Want a mix cd to show up in your mailbox?

This is what The MixChange is about.

Send us a mix cd you’ve made (we encourage cover art and themes and fun things like that) and we’ll send you one back from a complete stranger. We’ll send your mix to someone else. Everyone gets something awesome!

You’d be surprised how much music tastes match up and how unique the mixes can be. Music, after all, has the power to connect us in strange ways.

Give us a try, and be a part of this project!

Through music,

-T.M.C.

Crisp Days & Windy Nights - A Fall Mix


My annual fall double disk mix!  First disk is a bunch of happy songs to listen to while running through leaves or driving through the country on a nice sunny day; second disk is quiet melancholy songs for solitary bonfires or looking at the rain.  Two equally lovely fall moods.

Click the title to download.  Both disks are on the ZIP.

Disk 1: Crisp Days

1. Orphan Girl - Crooked Still

2. Billy Gray - Robert Earl Keen

3. Leah’s Song - Rosa

4. The Ghost of You Lingers - Spoon

5. Sawing on the Strings - Alison Krauss

6. Fear of Regret - John Farrell

7. Look Up - Oppenheimer

8. Born to Run - Pickin’ On Series

9. Dark Blue - Jack’s Mannequin

10. Postcards From Hell - The Wood Brothers

11. Bushwick Blues - Delta Spirit

12. Furr - Blitzen Trapper

13. The Hills They Are Hollow - Damh the Bard

14. A Hazy Shade of Winter - Simon & Garfunkel

15. My Friend - Bill Callahan

16. Journey of the Featherless - Cloud Cult

17. Come Back To Me - Chatham County Line

18. Norwegian Wood - The Beatles

19. Living Room - Tegan & Sara

20. Loose Lips - Kimya Dawson

21. Bleed to Love Her - Fleetwood Mac

22. Sunstroke - Chad & Jeremy

23. All Is Love - Karen O & the Kids

Disk 2: Windy Nights

1. A Fall Day - Cody Westheimer

2. May Your Hearts Stay Strong - Cloud Cult

3. Chimera - Tim Heckler

4. Still I Can’t Be Still - Idina Menzel

5. (L’)Origine Nascosta - Ludovico Einaudi

6. Goodbye Love - Bobby Baby

7. Cloudbank - Julianna Barwick

8. Travel Or Sleep - Fists of Phoenix

9. The Fire - Imogen Heap

10. Gold Dust - Tori Amos

11. Sleeper 1972 - Manchester Orchestra

12. Like O, Like H - Tegan & Sara

13. End Title - The Album Leaf

14. Teardrop - Jose Gonzalez

15. Messes of Men - mewithoutyou

16. Little Lungs - An Horse

17. My Body Is a Cage - Sara Lov

18. Sailing - Carter Burwell

19. Urge For Going - Joni Mitchell

20. Asleep - The Smiths

Want one? Go to themixchange.tumblr.com! I received mine in the mail today and I’m loving it!

If the creator wants to reveal themselves, please do! I’d love to thank you properly.

Stay Young, Go Dancing - TRACKLIST:
01. Dancing With Myself - Billy Idol
02. Call & Return (Say That You’re Into Me) - hellogoodbye
03. Young Blood - The Naked and Famous
04. Calling On You - Paulson
05. Auto-Happy - Slow Runner
06. Beating Heart Baby - Head Automatica
07. Casanova, Baby! - The Gaslight Anthem
08. Dancing In The Dark - Bruce Springsteen
09. Clark Gable - The Postal Service
10. Messy - Men, Women, & Children
11. Cameras - Matt & Kim
12. Time to Dance - Panic! at the Disco
13. Hooray - Minus The Bear
14. Honey From A Stone - Mouth’s Cradle
15. Dance, Dance - Fall Out Boy
16. The City’s Summer - The Honorary Title
17. Stay Young, Go Dancing - Death Cab For Cutie

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Song of the Day:

Weezer with Sara Bareillas - “(If You’re Wondering If I Want You To) I Want You To” (live)

[ON A NIGHT OUT…]


A slightly odd dance party mix.

Download the mix here.

1. Frank Sinatra - Miss Kittin & the Hacker

2. Walkin’ Out Yo Girlfriend - DJ Lobsterdust

3. Hold My Breath - Holy Ghost!

4. Telephone - Lady Gaga

5. Paul McCartney - ComaR

6. Make Her Say [Sammy Bananas Remix] - KiD CuDi

7. Art of the Dress [Trance Dance Remix] - Daniel Ingram + THE INTERNET

8. Like, OMG, Baby - DJ Earworm

9. Living In America - DOM

10. Cotton Eye Joe - Rednex

11. Don’t Trust Me - 3OH!3

12. Boyz Slumdog Remix - DJ Topcat

13. Any Which Way - Scissor Sisters

14. Bulletproof - La Roux

15. Of Moons, Birds & Monsters [Holy Ghost! Remix] - MGMT

16. Internet Killed the Video Star - The Limousines

17. You Spin Me Upside Down - DJ Shyboy

18. Dark Black Forest [Remix] - Black Moth Super Rainbow

19. Me Against the Music [Justice Remix] - Britney Spears

20. Taking The Hobbits To Isengard - Youtube

21. Galvanize the Empire - Party Ben

Deluxe dance mix coming soon!

Want a mix cd to show up in your mailbox?

This is what The MixChange is about.

Send us a mix cd you’ve made (we encourage cover art and themes and fun things like that) and we’ll send you one back from a complete stranger. We’ll send your mix to someone else. Everyone gets something awesome!

You’d be surprised how much music tastes match up and how unique the mixes can be. Music, after all, has the power to connect us in strange ways.

Give us a try, and be a part of this project!

Through music,

-T.M.C.

1. Ani DiFranco - “Rush Hour”

2. Cara Dillon - “The Snows They Melt The Soonest”

3. David Nail - “Half Mile Hill”

4. Marc Cohn - “One Safe Place”

5. José González - “Crosses”

6. Steffan Fantini - “Criminal Minds Piano Coda 6”

7. Ryan Adams - “Wonderwall” (Oasis cover)

8. Andrew Paley - “Boy”

Listen here.

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Song of the Day:

Waxahatchee - “Whiskey & Math”

“And we live this scripted fate. In these moments, we drop it and run away.”

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Song of the Day:

Reel Big Fish - “Take On Me” (Aha cover)

Classic cover for Cover Song Friday. It’s that time of year when we remember that ska happened.

Want a mix cd to show up in your mailbox?

This is what The MixChange is about.

Send us a mix cd you’ve made (we encourage cover art and themes and fun things like that) and we’ll send you one back from a complete stranger. We’ll send your mix to someone else. Everyone gets something awesome!

You’d be surprised how much music tastes match up and how unique the mixes can be. Music, after all, has the power to connect us in strange ways.

Give us a try, and be a part of this project!

Through music,

-T.M.C.

Mixtape Monday - 6/25/12

“As If!: A 90’s Music Mix”

This is a fantastic mix because of the 90s and amazing songs and nostalgia and we’re old and the “Clueless” reference as a title. Thanks to Anne in Kansas!

1. Everybody (Backstreet’s Back) - Backstreet Boys

2. Quit Playing Games (With My Heart) - Backstreet Boys

3. Wannabe - Spice Girls

4. Who Do You Think You Are? - Spice Girls

5. Mmmbop - Hanson

6. Thinking Of You - Hanson

7. Barbie Girl - Aqua

8. Tubthumping - Chumbawamba

9. Spice Up Your Life - Spice Girls

10. Stop - Spice Girls

11. Tearin’ Up My Heart - N'SYNC

12. Baby One More Time - Britney Spears

13. (You Drive Me) Crazy - Britney Spears

14. C'est La Vie - Bewitched

15. No Scrubs - TLC

16. Genie In A Bottle - Christina Aguilera

17. Mambo No. 5 - Lou Bega

18. I Got A Girl - Lou Bega

19. Candy - Mandy Moore

20. Blue (Da Ba Dee) - Eiffel 65

-T.M.C.

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This song post is to accompany today’s featured mix for Mixtape Monday. It’s the first and last track, just like on Charlie’s mix tape in “The Perks of Being a Wallflower.”

Please enjoy this beautiful song.

-T.M.C.