The good folks over at Nocturne Records asked me to do a mix for their podcast. They put out some great music so how could I resist!
Most of the time with my mixes I’ll stumble upon one or two tunes that spark an idea. In this case I rediscovered an old electronic [...]
I love the end of the year because of all the lists that get posted all over the place. I love discovering releases that I knew nothing about. The folks over at Headphone Commute have started their mammoth collection of...
Looking back over the last six years of mixes, the piano has been the featured instrument in many of the the tracks. I guess it goes all the way back to Ambient #1 : Music for Airports. The piano is a perfect instrument for the contemplative, ambient music in the mixes found here.
As far as [...]
Oops! It’s Sunday night & I’m posting a mix called Sunday Morning Music. Oh well, play it next Sunday while reading the paper with a cup of coffee.
This is the fourth in the Sunday morning series. It follows a similar pattern - some ambient, some vocal tunes, some jazz - all of it nice & [...]
This is a very slow, droney kind of mix. All the music has been stretched or slowed down so much that the tunes are unrecognizable from the originals.
I used a great little program called Paul Stretch which you can find here… http://hypermammut.sourceforge.net/paulstretch/
It take music and stretches or slows it down dramatically but still keeps it [...]
I wanted to get this mix in while it is still autumn. I originally did this mix last fall for the good folks over at Headphone Commute. If you’ve not been there, head over to their great site for reviews, news, sound clips & of course mixes.
The music in the mix sort of has an autumnal feel [...]