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[personal profile] eicastic2016-12-23 04:49 pm
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annual (?) mail call

eyyyy, i'm sending new year's cards again, and if you want one, you should definitely leave me a (screened) comment below with your name and mailing address (and probs your plurk username too, just to be safe). c:

anon comments are allowed for anyone who doesn't have a dw account but you'll have to fill out a captcha, jsyk.
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[personal profile] eicastic2015-12-30 05:59 pm
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mail call!!

gosh it's been a hot minute since i've done one of these but i'm sending new year's cards and if you want one, i want to send one to you. c:

just leave me your name & mailing address in a (screened) comment below. you may want to also include who you are on plurk so i will recognize you!

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[personal profile] eicastic2015-05-09 01:41 pm

mix: feel-good hits of somebody's year.

side a:
1. the good life - album of the year
2. john vanderslice - keep the dream alive
3. arcade fire - we exist
4. blondie - rapture
5. the cure - a night like this
6. crooked fingers - you must build a fire
7. bob dylan - don't think twice, it's all right
8. david bowie - "heroes" [single version]
9. cold war kids - skip the charades
10. the world/inferno friendship society - cats are not lucky creatures

side b:
1. rainer maria - catastrophe
2. oingo boingo - it only makes me laugh [1988 boingo alive version]
3. the gossip - standing in the way of control
4. pj harvey - good fortune
5. metric - synthetica
6. the world/inferno friendship society - me v. angry mob
7. the national - lemonworld
8. death cab for cutie - soul meets body
9. cold war kids - bulldozer
10. the beatles - i'll follow the sun
11. spoon - got nuffin

notes: close to 90 minutes. because everyone can use a little late-spring optimism, right? maybe your apartment minorly flooded and you still haven't fully recovered from last month's case of bronchitis from hell, but that doesn't mean everything is awful ... right?

listen at 8tracks.
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[personal profile] eicastic2015-03-15 01:22 pm

mix: all demons live in the details.

side a:
1. cursive - sink to the beat
2. milemarker - new lexicon
3. the paper chase - ready, willing, cain and able
4. the dead weather - treat me like your mother
5. cursive - bad science
6. bad religion - shades of truth
7. the paper chase - these things happen
8. ladyfinger (ne) - little things
9. the misfits - skulls
10. the kills - you don't own the road
11. cursive - butcher the song
12. the paper chase - the kids will grow up to be assholes

side b:
1. the kills - future starts slow
2. ladyfinger (ne) - smuggler
3. cursive - rise up! rise up!
4. the paper chase - the common cold
5. the dead weather - die by the drop
6. cursive - flag and family
7. muse - exo-politics
8. bad religion - no substance
9. garbage - queer
10. the misfits - we are 138
11. the paper chase - apple pies and alibis
12. cursive - a gentleman caller
13. the dead weather - hang you from the heavens

notes: right around 90 minutes. spring came early, so i needed to make a somewhat-bratty mix to celebrate, apparently. title from the ladyfinger (ne) song on side b.

listen at 8tracks: part one | part two | part three
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[personal profile] eicastic2012-02-09 11:14 pm
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last-minute valentines!!

yeah!! what the subject line says.

if you want one, just leave me your address in a screened comment here. yes, you have to do it even if you think i have your address already, 'cause i probably lost it. :|

anon comments are allowed for anyone who doesn't have a dw account, but you'll have to fill out a captcha. sorry!

&hearts !!
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[personal profile] eicastic2011-12-14 03:29 pm
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mail call!

ok, so i'm gonna try to make & send new year's cards this year!! so if you want one, i need your address here in a screened comment. yes, even if you think i already have it.

anon comments are allowed for anyone who doesn't have a dw account, but you'll have to fill out a captcha. sorry!

:3
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[personal profile] eicastic2011-10-17 12:48 am

mix: clockworks & cold steel.

side a:
1. thom yorke - black swan
2. 16 horsepower - beyond the pale
3. david sylvian w/stina nordenstam & nine horses - wonderful world
4. spoon - the ghost of you lingers (blogotheque version)
5. soap&skin - sleep
6. nick cave & the bad seeds - oh my lord
7. emily jane white - dagger
8. the xx - heart skipped a beat
9. 16 horsepower - alone and forsaken
10. u2 - love is blindness

side b:
1. silverchair - emotion sickness
2. the stills - everything i build
3. st. vincent - dilettante
4. tom waits - the part you throw away
5. the velvet underground - sweet jane (1969 live version)
6. tanya donelly - my life as a ghost
7. songs: ohia - not just a ghost's heart
8. victory at sea - no such things as hearts

notes: just nearly 90 minutes. not necessarily a strictly autumn mix, but definitely autumnal-feeling, inspired by the mood of today. listen at 8tracks; uploads are available on request.
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[personal profile] eicastic2011-06-11 10:31 pm

mix: (the ghost of something new)

1. emily jane white - wild tigers i have known
2. nick cave & the bad seeds - messiah ward
3. blonde redhead - will there be stars
4. emily haines & the soft skeleton - detective daughter
5. spoon - the ghost of you lingers
6. voxtrot - ghost
7. cibelle - green grass
8. st. vincent & the national - sleep all summer
9. the rosebuds - woods
10. beirut - forks & knives (la fĂȘte)
11. songs: ohia - the ocean's nerves
12. my brightest diamond - lucky
13. colin meloy - jack the ripper
14. tom waits - yesterday is here
15. the world/inferno friendship society - we will never run into one another on trains
16. the weakerthans - aside
17. victory at sea - no such thing as hearts
18. crooked fingers - wrecking ball

notes: 76ish minutes. you ever have a feeling of homesickness, only for a person instead of a place? that's kind of what i was going for in this mix. gift for a friend who's moving out of state soon. (digital version; mostly mp3 with a few m4a format in a zip file.)
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[personal profile] eicastic2011-05-17 10:53 pm

mix: when time & place collide.

side a:
1. metric - love is a place
2. ramesh - the king
3. phoenix - fences
4. cursive - may flowers
5. travels - sixty five and sunny
6. keane - clear skies
7. the kills - satellite
8. radiohead - lotus flower
9. the jesus and mary chain - april skies
10. concrete blonde - rain
11. the national - runaway

side b:
1. neutral milk hotel - king of carrot flowers part 1
2. voxtrot - this place has got no soul, kid
3. bright eyes - approximate sunlight
4. firewater - i am the rain
5. rainer maria - half past april
6. sparklehorse - sunshine
7. pj harvey - the garden
8. orenda fink - that certain-something spring
9. tom waits - green grass
10. massive attack - pray for rain
11. ladytron - light & magic

notes: 90 minutes. a mix for REAL spring, not the fake kind. :3 title comes from the kills song. (digital version; mostly mp3 with a few m4a format in a zip file.)
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[personal profile] eicastic2011-02-17 10:42 pm

mix: everything's gone green(ish).

side a:
1. muse - uprising
2. the patti smith group - because the night
3. metric - sick muse
4. rainer maria - long knives
5. colin meloy - every day is like sunday
6. pj harvey - this glorious land
7. soap&skin - the sun
8. radiohead - jigsaw falling into place
9. the world/inferno friendship society - we will never run into one another on trains
10. arcade fire - sprawl II (mountains beyond mountains)
11. tom waits - downtown train

side b:
1. calexico - sunken waltz
2. spoon - everything hits at once
3. david bowie - sunday
4. st. vincent - black rainbow
5. new order - everything's gone green (7" version)
6. tom waits - rain dogs
7. bright eyes - spent on rainy days
8. rainer maria - clear and true
9. the cure - from the edge of the deep green sea
10. the world/inferno friendship society - burn & scar
11. crooked fingers - wrecking ball
12. the beatles - i'll follow the sun

notes: 90 minutes. so i made a mix for this (false) spring we're having. (it was 60-something today.) title's sort of the same as the new order song on side b, but not quite. (digital version; mostly mp3 with a few m4a format in a zip file.)