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11:27 pm - An Offer (CD Talk)
I was very late in adopting CDs, it wasn't till about 1996 that we got a CD player. I recently acquired a 40gig IPOD, and have just finished transferring all my CDs to it. Since I only half filled it, I've come to the conclusion that I need to expand my music collection. So here's the offer tell me two (2) albums or twenty (20) individual tracks I must have and in exchange you'll get a completely random 140 min mix from my library.

My collection so far can be seen here This doesn't include my classical set or the several hundred LPs That I didn't replace with a CD.

The Following artists can be excluded (since they're my obsession)

Ani DiFranco
Kate Bush
Blue Oyster Cult
Delerium
Tori Amos
Bob Marley
Steeleye Span

Classical music can be excluded, since my tastes there are strange and unexplainable.
Current Mood: accomplished
Current Music: Black Tape for a Blue Girl - Dream

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From:warsop
Date:June 7th, 2004 08:37 pm (UTC)
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Cowboy Junkies - Black-Eyed Man
Paul Kelly - Deeper Water
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From:tsarin
Date:June 7th, 2004 08:44 pm (UTC)
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1. The (International) Noise Conspiracy, (I've Got) Survival Sickness
2. Jets to Brazil, Orange Rhyming Dictionary

Both, you may be relieved to note, are released by non-RIAA-affiliated labels.
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From:finch500
Date:June 7th, 2004 08:49 pm (UTC)
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Hmm. You've got good taste in music. What can I add to what you already have?

Here's some ideas:

TV on the Radio: King Eternal
TV on the Radio: Dreams
Yo La Tengo: Double Dare
Yo La Tengo: From A Motel Six
Wire: Drill
Thinking Fellers Union Local 282: Tell Me
Thinking Fellers Union Local 282: Leaky Bag
That Dog: Angel
The Stills: Still In Love
The Stills: Animals and Insects
Spinal Tap: Breaks Like The Wind
The Postal Service: Nothing Better
The Shins: Kissing the Lipless
The Shins: Those To Come
The Magnetic Fields: Kiss Me Like You Mean It
The Magnetic Fields: 100000 Fireflies
The Glove: This Green City
The Fiery Furnaces: Crystal Clear
The Fiery Furnaces: Two Fat Feet
The Church: Electric
The Church: Chrome Injury
The Church: A Fire Burns
Can: Chain Reaction
Broken Social Scene: Cause = Time
The Apples in Stereo: You Said That Last Night
The Apples in Stereo: Glowworm

That was fun. :)
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From:finch500
Date:June 7th, 2004 08:54 pm (UTC)
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Oh yeah, meant to add that these are all songs to dl, not albums.


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From:thirdreel
Date:June 8th, 2004 04:40 am (UTC)
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Since I can't limit myself to two albums, I'll go for best tracks by five different people:

  1. David Mead, "Nashville"
  2. David Mead, "You Might See Him"
  3. David Mead, "Comfort"
  4. David Mead, "What's On Your Mind"
  5. Pet Shop Boys, "I Get Along"
  6. Pet Shop Boys, "Birthday Boy"
  7. Pet Shop Boys, "King's Cross"
  8. Pet Shop Boys, "So Hard"
  9. Jonatha Brooke, "Annie"
  10. Jonatha Brooke, "West Point"
  11. Jonatha Brooke, "Linger"
  12. Jonatha Brooke, "Red Dress"
  13. Joe Henry, "Dead to the World"
  14. Joe Henry, "Like She Was a Hammer"
  15. Joe Henry, "Richard Pryor Addresses a Tearful Nation"
  16. Joe Henry, "Parade"
  17. Kelly Willis, "Don't Come the Cowboy with Me, Sonny Jim!"
  18. Kelly Willis, "Heaven Bound"
  19. Kelly Willis, "Get Real"
  20. Kelly Willis, "Got a Feelin' For Ya"
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From:elusis
Date:June 10th, 2004 12:19 am (UTC)
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Balligomingo's album (I think they only have the one out)

The Dead Can Dance box set.
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From:szarka
Date:May 30th, 2005 04:56 am (UTC)
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Since you seem to like both Handsome Boy Modeling School and Bob Marley, you might want to check out Spacemonkeyz Versus Gorillaz.
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