Marginalia № 1 by Scholastics

http://tmwk.com/lampshade/Marginalia.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download This is the first in a new series of mixes. The general idea is to be a little more free than the Live for the Library series, which turned out to be pretty house-focused. 1. Tafi All Stars – Outside Rhythm 2. Red Axes – Me And …

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The Shadows Are A Mercy by Scholastics

http://tmwk.com/lampshade/Scholastics-The_Shadows_Are_A_Mercy.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download The sequel to Lies Are Cheaper Than Thrills. 1. Felicia Atkinson – Valis 2. Steve Moore – Intro & Credits 3. Rafael Anton Irisarri – Fear And Trembling 4. Fever Ray – If I Had A Heart (Live In Lulea) 5. Makeup And Vanity Set – Ono …

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Live from the Library, Volume IX by Scholastics

http://tmwk.com/lampshade/LFTLIX.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download 1. Siavash Amini – Dusk 2. Seahawks – Islands (Mike Simonetti Remix) 3. Cubicolor – Down The Wall 4. Pional – In Another Room (Reduxed) 5. Khidja – Looki (Africane 808 Live Dub) 6. Von Party – Cobra Kush (Peter Power Remix) 7. Pollyester – Voices (Baris …

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Live From the Library, Volume VIII by Scholastics

http://tmwk.com/lampshade/LFTLVIII.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download 1. Todd Terje – Snooze 4 Love (Luke Abbott Remix) 2. The Ancient Moons – Vermillion (Agoria Remix) 3. Zeké Africa – Dr. Ctrl 4. Leon – Bloosh (Zeb Zito Remix) 5. Courtney Tidwell – Palace (Michel Cleis Its Too Late Remix) 6. Lane 8 ft. Lulu …

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Watershed by Scholastics

http://tmwk.com/lampshade/Scholastics-Watershed.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download With Watershed, Scholastics mines the effects left on the universe by late-period Talk Talk. Gorgeous and haunting, this delicately-structured mix is dense with sounds that evoke feelings and ideas that may have been lying dormant. I’m not saying this might make you cry or anything, but, you know. It …

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Sylvan Summer Spectre by Moon Cities

http://tmwk.com/lampshade/sylvansummerspectre.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download Sylvan Summer Spectre, Moon Cities’ long-awaited proper follow-up to Golden Ghost Forest, has arrived in its proper timing, on the fall equinox. Like the mix it follows, it’s full of perfect, moody segues that move fluidly and unselfconsciously between genres without being showy, distracting or disturbing the …

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Live From the Library, Volume 3 by Scholastics

http://tmwk.com/lampshade/Live-Library-Three.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download A proper tribute to Frankie Knuckles, Live from the Library, Volume 3 starts meditatively and never loosens its grasp on that emotional thread, even while delicately punching its way up to a workout. It’s pure house and pure heart that crescendos into a classic, often leaving you …

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A Very Christmas by Moon Cities

http://tmwk.com/lampshade/A+Very+Christmas.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download I’m a man who loves Christmas music. I’m also a hardline no-Christmas-until-after-Thanksgiving seasonal separator. So the few weeks between Christmas and the new year are filled with wall-to-wall Christmas music for me. Over the years, I’ve amassed quite a collection, and I’ve become something of a connoisseur …

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Golden Ghost Forest by Moon Cities

http://tmwk.com/lampshade/Golden+Ghost+Forest.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download This started as a Halloween mix and transmogrified into more of a Fall-oween mix, it seems. It’s not so much spooky and ghosty (though there is that) as much as it is music for cold, windy nights, full of moonlight and magic. 1. Tim DeLaughter – Pink Trash …

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Halloween 2012 (mk 2) by Moon Cities

http://tmwk.com/lampshade/Halloween2012mk2.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download Halloween 2012 (mark 2) by Moon Cities Here’s a redone version of last year’s Halloween mix tape. It’s spooooooooky! Tracklist: 1. The Revival Hour – Hold Back 2. M83 – In the Cold I’m Standing 3. Spoon – The Ghost of You Lingers (Daytrotter version) 4. Dead …

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Chapter of Seas Mix No. 2

http://tmwk.com/lampshade/Chapter-of-Seas-2.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download The second in what has become an ongoing series of collaborative ambient mixes between Scholastics and Moon Cities. The unsaid theme of this one was for more “organic” sounds. We <3 you, Hearts of Space. 1. Serifs – There Is an Inaudible Roar Underneath All Things 2. …

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You Have Been A Dwelling Place by Scholastics

http://tmwk.com/lampshade/Scholastics-You_Have_Been_Our_Dwelling_Place.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download This is a mix designed around gospel house music. Although there’s a lot of the wonderful soulful vocal house sound that’s associated with that phrase, it draws from other traditions in house music as well, dipping into 90s deep house and bass-influenced house music. I tried to …

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Shibuya Summer pt. 2 by Moon Cities

http://www.tmwk.com/lampshade/shibuya_summer_2.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download Here’s part 2 of the shibuya-kei primer, this time focusing on influences of the genre, artists who were influenced by it, and music that co-evolved along the same lines. It also happens to be some great summer fun time music! 1. Primal Scream – Loaded 2. Gorillaz …

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