Monthly Mixtape – June 2021

I feel like a listened to a gazillion songs in recent weeks (not all of them released that recently) so the list is a little longer than usual.

Goat Girl – “Badibaba”

Fiddlehead – “Million Times”

Solumun – “Ocean (feat. Jamie Foxx)”

Efterklang – “Living Other Lives”

Fred again feat. The Blessed Madonna – “Marea (We’ve Lost Dancing)”

Samia – “Show Up”

Beach Bunny – “Blame Game”

Yola – “Stand For Myself”

Tammy Lakkis – “Notice”


Monthly Mixtape – May 2021


A Place To Bury Strangers – “End Of The Night”

Wastewomxn – “Natural Ones”

No-No Boy – “The Best God Damn Band in Wyoming”

Sunny Jain – “Where is Home”

Mdou Moctar – “Afrique Victime”

Evripidis and His Tragedies (featuring Rachel Kenedy) – “Your Dreams”

Freedom Fry – “Le Point Zéro”

Previous Mixtapes:

Monthly Mixtape – April 2021

La Femme :: “Le Sang De Mon Prochain”

Rachel Lime :: “Voyager 3”

Charm of Finches :: “Treading Water”

Bathtub Cig :: “Quarantine Dream”

Japanese Breakfast :: “Be Sweet”

Gilligan Moss ::  “GM from GM:)”

Brijean :: “Feelings”

Previous Mixtapes:

Monthly Mixtape – March 2021

Buffalo Boy :: “This Time”

Louisahhh :: “Love is a Punk”

Adult Mom :: “Breathing”

Danielle Ponder :: “Be Gentle”

The Bamboos :: “Hard Up”

Previous Mixtapes:

Monthly Mixtape – February 2021

Danz CM :: “Something More”

Tele Novella :: It Won’t Be Long

Amythyst Kiah :: “Black Myself”

FPA :: “Untitled”

Nicola Cruz :: “Subtropique”

BICEP :: “Atlas”

El Michels Affair :: “Murkit Gem”

Previous Mixtapes:

Monthly Mixtape – January 2021

New year? New music!  Here are seven new songs that are music to my ears.

Vagabon – “Reason to Believe” (feat. Courtney Barnett

Dominique Fils-Aimé :: “While We Wait”

Frances Forever :: “Space Girl”

I Self Devine :: “The Disruptor Suite”

alyona alyona – “Дикі танці” (Wild Dances)

Pom Poko :: “Like A Lady”

Femi Kuti :: “Pà Pá Pà”

Previous Mixtapes:

Monthly Mixtape – December 2020

La Femme :: “Disconnexion”

Resistance Revival Chorus :: “This Joy”

Genesis Owusu :: “The Other Black Dog”


Previous Mixtapes:

Monthly Mixtape – October 2020

Genre-wise this feels like the most mixed up mixtape ever. I love it.

It also feels like a boat-load of new albums have been released in the past six weeks and I haven’t found time review any of them. So much music, so little time.

Maren Morris :: “Better Than We Found It”

Palberta :: “Before I Got Here”

Sam Amidon :: “Time Has Made A Change”

Molchat Doma :: “Sudno”

Jake Blount :: “Roustabout”

Mdou Moctar :: “Chismiten”

Previous Mixtapes:

Monthly Mixtape – September 2020

This month we have a robust collection of new songs. Our mixtape begins and ends with some stirring protest songs, but there are some feel good songs in-between.

Janelle Monáe :: “Turntables”

Terror/Cactus :: “Guanaco

Throwing Muses :: “Dark Blue”

Kelly Lee Owens :: “On”

Æ MAK :: “i dance in the kitchen (feat. Seba Safe)”

A.G. Cook :: “Beautiful Superstar”

Romy :: “Lifetime”

ALA.NI :: “Lament for Emmett Till”

Previous Mixtapes: