Summer is slipping away. We are at the point when you are still clinging to partly cloud days as if they are sunny. May this playlist ease the pain from all stages of summertime sadness – from denial to acceptance – as the songs ease you into the inevitable malaise that is post-summer existence.
Slick and smooth remix of José González’s track from Tropical House master Thomas Jack. TJ takes a pretty restrained approach to the haunting original track, building up the atmosphere and injecting just the right amount of tempo and verve. This is not Tropical at all and shows a depth of production that might signal a change of style for the Australian
Beats and Tings.
When your best friend’s dad turns 60 and personally asks you to make a playlist for the party at the last minute with the only requirement that it contain “no techno” you give him disco. Happy Birthday Hormoz! Read more →
Some tracks give heavier feels than others take.
12th installment of my favorite picks from the world of hip hop.
Nearly 3 years after my last installment, I’m back at Uni and I’m once again procrastinating for exams by making a studying playlist (this is the 5th time). This time a Masters degree is in the balance. The stakes are higher, the music may have changed but clearly I haven’t. For more study playlists head to my Study Drugs page.