Marginalia № 2 by Scholastics

http://tmwk.com/lampshade/Marginalia2.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download Marginalia No. 2 1. Tourist – Tonight 2. Björk – Pagan Poetry (acapella) 3. Symmetry – Magic Gardens 4. Saint Cava – Forget (Scholatics Reprise Edit) 5. Havenaire – Brute Camp 6. Merely – Limestone Corridor 7. White Sea – Cannibal Love (School of Seven Bells Remix) …

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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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Silent Sandy Circuitry by Moon Cities

http://tmwk.com/lampshade/moon_cities_silent_sandy_circuitry.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download A fall-oween mixtape for 2016. 1. Aaron Roche – Giganova 2. Akron/Family – I’ll Be On The Water 3. Castanets – No Voice Was Raised 4. Danielson – Jokin’ At The Block (Dymaxion remix) 5. Vapor Lanes – Mary 6. Aperture Science Psychoacoustics Laboratory – Music of …

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From Ore I Labored You by Moon Cities

http://tmwk.com/lampshade/from_ore_i_labored_you.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download From Ore I Labored You is at once crisp and dreamy, nestled halfway between an arid autumn and a sharp winter. It’s full of small, delicate moments which are rendered grand by the intimacy with which they are viewed, a drama in miniature that grows in scale …

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Live from the Library, Volume 5 by Scholastics

http://tmwk.com/lampshade/LFTLV.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download   Live from the Library V is an oncoming storm. It begins with the oppressive atmosphere of a low pressure system rolling in as the sun sets, and never loses that low ceiling of melancholy. It takes a few tracks for the rhythm of the rainfall to …

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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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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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30,000 is the new 8 by Scholastics

http://tmwk.com/lampshade/30000-is-the-New-8.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download Inspired by the BBC Radio One Essential mix, this is a wide-ranging 2 hour dance mix designed to work in your headphones or on a dance floor.  It starts off with some weaponized pop sugar, but quickly becomes more complicated, blending together afrobeat, nu-disco, rap, post-punk, and …

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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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Shibuya Summer pt. 1 by Moon Cities

http://tmwk.com/lampshade/shibuya_summer_1.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download This is something of a primer on that mid-90s Japanese melting pot sound, shibuya-kei. Drawing equally from Brazilian bossa nova, French nouvelle chanson, electronic experimentalism, synth-pop and twee, this sound exploded into life in the early 90s and was heavily influential through the late 90s and early …

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