Mixtape 147 :: Anything For Boo

by Julius C. Lacking Julius C. Lacking
Eels Eels

There’s no detail too small or scar too deep for Eels to pick up and examine in a wry musical light.

In this episode: Bass Drum Of Death, Blue Skies for Black Hearts, Brazos, Dirty Projectors, Eels, The Fall, Heavy Vegetable, Holy, Home, Howe Gelb, J. Roddy Walston & The Business, Jeff Rosenstock, Johnny Sangster And Robb Benson, Julieta Venegas, Kurt Vile, Malandro 95, Nightmares On Wax, North Americans, The Nude Party, Os Mutantes, The Police, Reptaliens, Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings, Swarming Branch, Thee Oh Sees, Tobacco, Tony Allen, Un Dos Tres Y Fuera, XTC, Yo La Tengo

  Song Artist Notes
1 Anything For Boo Eels Anything
2 Lying There Howe Gelb Lackadaisical wisdom
3 Dandelions Kurt Vile Just being a little exotic
4 Excesses Heavy Vegetable Originally by Klark Kent
6 Jetplane The Fall Their latest, still burning
7 Such A Bore Bass Drum Of Death Pound pound pound
8 Irene Brazos That new British sound
10 Nashville Record Co. The Nude Party High aspirations indeed
11 Raising Tide Home Floating all boats
12 Panes Et Circenses Os Mutantes Hasn’t aged one day
14 Zsazsur's Real Estate Song Swarming Branch Weirdo funk
15 Bad Habits J. Roddy Walston & The Business Not about a nun gang
16 Son De Tambor Y San Juan Un Dos Tres Y Fuera Venezuelan experimental rock
18 It Takes a Lot to Laugh, It Takes a Train to Cry Yo La Tengo Originally by Bob Dylan
19 Signed, Sealed, Delivered I'm Yours Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings For all the package handlers this season
20 Me Van A Matar Julieta Venegas Paranoia
22 Loose Pick Malandro 95 Thank you Bovine Ska!
23 Desire to Love Dirty Projectors Grim grim sound
24 I Come From The Mountain Thee Oh Sees Fuzz me plenty
25 Born in the 50's The Police More classics on their way
27 Run Down North Americans Resonating
28 Wake Up XTC Polyrhythmic
29 A World Without Love Blue Skies for Black Hearts Variation and imitation
31 On It Maestro Nightmares On Wax Slick black asphalt
32 Dreaming Still? Holy How long did that take?
33 Powerlessness Jeff Rosenstock Don't stop the frantic
34 Simulation Reptaliens Sounds like the real thing
36 Centaur Skin Tobacco Six limbs is enough
37 We're Building A Rusty Shack Johnny Sangster And Robb Benson Mini-epic
39 Push And Pull Tony Allen Jazzbeat