Podcast #36. One mix under a groove.

Welcome to another round of randomness my fellow earbuds. It’s a cosmic slop mix as usual but I hope you enjoy it. There were a few I even forgot about until I was searching through potential songs to play. Anyhooters, sit back, open a cold one, drink a warm one – whatever floats your battleship – and enjoy it.

 

Stream Here

 

Download Here

 

Click on the pic for a bigger version.

 

podcast6.2014.#36collagerowof5withpics

 

Ready For It – RAC

Never Say Never – Radio Edit – Basement Jaxx

Boom Clap – Charli XCX

Cruel Sexuality – La Roux

I Believe – Bright Light Bright Light

At Home (Disclosure Remix) – Crystal Fighters

Paranoid Bait – White Fence

Wild Heart – Bleachers

Schemers – SKATERS

To Us All – Eno • Hyde

Sunstroke – La LuzIt’s Alive

Take Me – Paloma Faith

Shapeless – Wild Cub

You’re the One – Chrissie Hynde

What Doesn’t Kill You – Jake Bugg

Kids In NY – The Julie Ruin

Carry On (Live) – fun.

Talking In Your Sleep – The Romantics

 

 

 

 

Follow me here if you tumble.. —> www.bondworks.tumblr.com

The Best So Far in 2014 …

Well fellow earbuds, we’ve reached the halfway mark of the year. It’s been a great year for music so far in my opinion. There has been plenty of music released that can fit any mood imaginable. It’s a bit overwhelming at times. As I listen to new selections, I start to listen to the construction of a song, not just the lyrics. Not that I don’t love lyrics because I do. But there are some artists out there that can create true music and melodies that stand out from the lyrics. It’s kind of like watching a heavily computer generated movie. It’s the special effects that get you not so much the acting. For me, the music behind the song is just as important as the lyrics. They go hand in hand like a doughnut and coffee are to most of us in the morning. So I thought I’d put together a list of albums I have thoroughly enjoyed so far this year. This is definitely going to make my end of the year list quite a challenge because there is SO much good stuff out there. And I don’t mean the pop stufffluff you hear on the radio. Trust me when I say these albums made the cut. And there is truly something for everyone here. If not, then … you must be an alien.

 

youngthegiant

1. Young the Giant – Mind over Matter

 

GusGus_-_Mexico_535_535_c1

2. GusGus – Mexico

 

 

brightlight

3. Bright Light, Bright Light – Life is Easy

 

 

penny3

4. Pennywise – Yesterdays

 

 

sleeperagent

5. Sleeper Agent – About Last Night

 

we-are-the-in-crowd-weird-kids-album-cover-art

6. We are the In Crowd – Weird Kids

 

ed-sheeran-x-410

7. Ed Sheeran – X

 

Sam_Smith_In_the_Lonely_Hour

8. Sam Smith – In the Lonely Hour

 

qbert

9. DJ Q-Bert – GalaXXXian

 

Horse-Meat-Disco-Volume-IV-Album-Cover-2014-300x275

10. Horse Meat Disco – Horse Meat Disco Vol. 4

 

Tove-Lo-Not-On-Drugs

11. Tove Lo – Truth Serum EP

 

Shinedoe_ID_Album_1400

12. Shindoe – Illogical Directions

 

vacationer-relief

13. Vacationer – Relief

 

kongos

14. Kongos – Lunatic

These are just a few of my favorite things. Check them out when you can.

 

Follow me here if you tumble.. —> www.bondworks.tumblr.com

Podcast #5 for 2014. Bouncy Bouncy Bouncy …

As I battle this thing called major depression, it’s getting a bit harder for me to do this podcast. But I’m continuing to do it. I’m always hoping music will make me feel a bit better. And this list of folks does make life a bit more bearable. So I thought, as usual, I’d share with the crowd. It’s a lot of bouncy, dance-y, off the wall stuff folks. Usually I like to put together a mixture, but this time I found myself, for the sake of staying sane and stable, drawn to dance tunes or thought provoking tunes. You have been warned. So as I take another pill for the night, sit back, and relax. Thanks for listening.

Stream Here

Download Here

 

Headphone_512x512

 

 

Click the image for an even BIGGER image, because size matters.

 

podcast5.2014.#35collagerowof5withpics

 

Meeker Warm Energy – Lone

Nothing Can Compare – Abi Ryan

Buffalo – Alt-J featuring Mountain Man

Appreciate Me [Trip To Paradise Mix] – Amuka

Mother & Father – BROODS

Until It’s Gone – Linkin Park

Overthinking – Ryan Hemsworth

Pulsing (Feat. Nina K) – Tomas Barfod

Gone And Found – Mø

Artifice – SOHN

Drive – Those Darlins

Page One – Charlatans UK

Crazy Fool – Girls Aloud

Spectre – Tycho

In the Summer (Brookes Brothers Remix) – Crystal Fighters

What Are You Waiting For? – Paradise Fears

Over Your Shoulder – Chromeo

The Passenger – Alison Mosshart & The Forest Rangers

That’s a wrap folks … for now anyway..

 

Follow me here if you tumble.. —> www.bondworks.tumblr.com

 

PS – Sorry this is late, but happy pride to all my gay, bi, and transgendered buds. Rock on.