Bay area dj/digger/record collector Derek See helps us trim our tree this year, ripping straight from vinyl, pulling from his 45 stacks and beyond. Find last December’s festivities here. Feliz navidad.
Archive for the 'Mixtapes' Category
(Look for the 2nd installment of Lit Up Like A Christmas Tree soon. Until then, dig on last year’s festivities.) Each December, Brian Reese at Big Rock Candy Mountain deals out a month’s worth of holiday esoterica from the far corners of vintage twang, fuzz, scuzz, r&b, blues, country, garage, lounge and beyond. Keeping it […]
Back from the dead. More freeform interstitial airwave debris transmitting somewhere off the coast of Los Angeles. This is transmission thirteen. Direct download, below. The first twelve transmissions can be found and downloaded, here. MP3: Sidecar: Transmission / 13 Intro CAN – I’m So Green The Everly Brothers – Lord Of The Manor Blossom Dearie […]
66 minutes and 4 seconds. Monster Rally – Volume II: A new collection of danceable funk, afro-soul, incredibly smooth hip hop, rainy dub, and multi-ethnic garage rock. Our second collaboration with Monster Rally, whose new LP – Return To Paradise – is out this week via Gold Robot Records. MP3: Aquarium Drunkard Presents :: Monster […]
We’re back with Bay area crate digger, dj and musician, Derek See – the man behind the long-running ode to the 45 RPM record, Derek’s Daily 45. Psychedelia, garage, freakbeat, acid rock – call it what you will; it’s the music of young people in an era of chemical experimentation and social exploration. Most of the […]
Trick or treat. Another 32 vintage spookers from the grey haas spanning 1958-1977. Download/tracklisting after the jump. For more undead, last year’s Halloween mixtape is still available, here, as well as volume seven, volume six and volume five.
Earlier this month Cold Splinters shared Indian Summer, a transitional/seasonal mix I put together for their ongoing Trail Mix series. As I’ve noted here in the past, if you like to get outside, Cold Splinters, helmed by Jeff Thrope, is both an essential and inspiring read. Thrope’s also one of the few people who truly […]
Soul, freakbeat, garage, r&b, rock & roll…all are the focus of Bay area crate digger, dj and musician Derek See, the man behind the long-running ode to the 45 RPM record, Derek’s Daily 45. See joined me last Friday on the SIRIUS XMU show. We turned his two hour set of vintage, rare, sixties soul […]
It’s summertime. Look for Volume 4 of our annual Bomboclat! series soon. Until then, settle down with the previous three installments — all of which have been re-upped and are once again available for download. ~ Bomboclat! Island Soak 3 :: A Vintage Rocksteady Mixtape ~ Bomboclat! Island Soak 2 :: A Vintage Rocksteady Mixtape […]