2016 Soundtrack

2016 Soundtrack

Posted on Jan 1, 2017 in Music, Soundtrack

[Listen on Apple Music or Spotify.] Foster the People: “Are You What You Want to Be?” Aimee Mann: “That’s Just What You Are” Wire: “Still “ Pixies: “Baal’s Back” Bad Religion: “Turn On The Light” People Under The Stairs: “Back From The Dead” Eric B… Continue reading »

2015 Soundtrack

2015 Soundtrack

Posted on Jan 1, 2016 in Music, Soundtrack

[Listen on Apple Music or Spotify.] Wire: “In Manchester” Wavves: “Way Too Much” Sleeper Agent: “Force a Smile” Foster the People: “Ask Yourself” Beck: “Dreams” Simple Minds: “Ghostdancing” Electric Light Orchestra: “Mr. Blue Sky” *De La Soul: “A Roller Skating Jam Named ‘Saturdays’” The Chemical… Continue reading »

2014 Soundtrack

2014 Soundtrack

Posted on Jan 1, 2015 in Music, Soundtrack

The soundtrack project continues. You can listen to these songs on Rdio or Spotify (except the BDP “I’m Still #1” remix, which isn’t available digitally anywhere except on YouTube). Beck: “Heart Is A Drum” Battles: “Africastle” The Meters: “Cissy Strut” Stevie Wonder: “Sir Duke” Boogie Down Productions: “I’m Still #1 (Numero Uno… Continue reading »

2013 Soundtrack

2013 Soundtrack

Posted on Jan 1, 2014 in Music, Soundtrack

Another year, another soundtrack. You can listen to these songs  (except those marked with an asterisk) on Rdio or Spotify. The Lonely Island: “Spell It Out” Thes One: “Trippin’ On A Tambourine” * The New Pornographers: “Mass Romantic” Grouplove: “Raspberry” Foster the People: “Houdini” Julian Casablancas: “11th… Continue reading »

2012 Soundtrack

2012 Soundtrack

Posted on Dec 31, 2012 in Music, Soundtrack

Another year, another soundtrack project mix. I have a lot of my usual suspects (Beatles, Wire, People Under the Stairs, Rush) and some artists that have followed me since high school (New Order, Simple Minds, Beastie Boys, Rush). The trend I see is that when… Continue reading »

2011 Soundtrack

2011 Soundtrack

Posted on Dec 30, 2011 in Music, Soundtrack

It’s now year seven of my annual soundtrack project. I ended up with a lot more new music (actually released in 2011) than in past years: The Mills Brothers: “I Heard” Ike Turner & The Kings of Rhythm: “Getting Nasty” People Under The Stairs: “Gamin’ on Ya… Continue reading »

2010 Soundtrack

2010 Soundtrack

Posted on Dec 31, 2010 in Music, Soundtrack

My annual “soundtrack project” continues with 2010’s version. I seem to have regressed a bit to my earlier alternative & rap days. Beck: “Orphans” New Order: “Fine Time” The Smiths: “Stop Me If You Think You’ve Heard This One Before” The Beatles: “What You’re Doing”… Continue reading »

2009 Soundtrack

2009 Soundtrack

Posted on Dec 30, 2009 in Music, Soundtrack

Here’s 2009’s soundtrack. This is the first year that there’s no real punk or hardcore on my annual list (not that I didn’t listen to any, but there were no clear picks for 2009). Perhaps I’m mellowing with age? People Under the Stairs: “Acid Raindrops… Continue reading »

2008 Soundtrack

2008 Soundtrack

Posted on Dec 29, 2008 in Music, Soundtrack

This is the fourth year of my annual soundtrack project, and here is this year’s summary of my musical tastes. Again, the only rule is that the songs chosen have to fit on a regular audio CD. Thes One: “Gate City Savings And Loan” The… Continue reading »

2007 Soundtrack

2007 Soundtrack

Posted on Dec 30, 2007 in Music, Soundtrack

Another year, another soundtrack. And this year I actually chose a different Samiam song (I didn’t realize that chose the exact same song for 2005 and 2006…I must really like it). Anyway, here’s a summary of my musical tastes for 2007: Beatles: “Strawberry Fields Forever”… Continue reading »