Mixtape 175 :: Rhythm Is Our Business

by Julius C. Lacking Julius C. Lacking
Snapped Ankles Snapped Ankles

The mysterious Snapped Ankles are descended from the forest people, though it seems they took a detour through some harsh industrial spaces to bring their stuttering electro-strangulation to our ears.

In this episode: 16 Horsepower, Alt-J, Amon Tobin, The Avett Brothers, Beach House, Brian Ritchie, David Hillyard and the Rocksteady 7, El Mató a un Policía Motorizado, George Harrison, Goat Girl, Goodbye Honolulu, The Goon Sax, Hasil Adkins, Josh Caterer, Liily, Low Frequency In Stereo, The Mabuses, Mary Stallings, The Mommyheads, Mongo Santamaria, Red Lorry Yellow Lorry, Santiago Motorizado, Shannon & the Clams, Snapped Ankles, Sparklehorse, The Stranglers, Swell, They Might Be Giants, TLO, TLO, Tulip Sweet and Her Trail of Tears, Vulfpeck

  Song Artist Notes
1 Rhythm Is Our Business Snapped Ankles And business is good
2 Walking On Your Hands Red Lorry Yellow Lorry Those people
3 I Am Who I Think You Think I Am Liily Don’t make eye contact
4 Slow Train Coming Low Frequency In Stereo Building up and beyond
6 Water The Stranglers Towering sonic menace
7 Anatomy TLO
8 Coal Black Horses 16 Horsepower High and lonesome
9 Motherless Children Brian Ritchie What a hot combo
11 Vienen Bajando (Versión 2021) El Mató a un Policía Motorizado All about the unruly crowds
12 Hammering The Cramps Sparklehorse Can you fly?
13 Leave Your Love Behind Goodbye Honolulu Can’t get any looser
15 Goodnight My Someone Josh Caterer An old-fashioned approach
16 Pest Goat Girl Pleasant build-up
17 Chicken Wobble Hasil Adkins Original wildman
18 Cory Wong Vulfpeck Self-referential
20 The Boy Shannon & the Clams It’s not that old-fashioned
21 Havana The Mabuses A dark cumbia
22 Surgery TLO
23 Caterpillars The Goon Sax Hit the pavement
25 If Not For You (2020 Mix) George Harrison With that Harrison slide
26 Throw The Wine Swell When spilling isn’t enough
27 Kiss Me, Son Of God They Might Be Giants Overcome your shyness!
28 Good Morning Boyfriend Tulip Sweet and Her Trail of Tears All about insect love
30 Muchacha de los Ojos Negros Santiago Motorizado Heartfelt ballad for the dark-eyed
31 Slight Figure of Speech The Avett Brothers Rockin’ it out
32 It's Okay The Mommyheads Also, quite alright
33 Watermelon Man Mongo Santamaria Some sounds of summer
35 This Living Hand Amon Tobin Complicated resolutions
36 In Cold Blood Alt-J Brush up on your binary
37 Play The Game Beach House Crashing distant waves
38 Centerpiece Mary Stallings Just the basic ingredients
40 Duppy Conqueror David Hillyard and the Rocksteady 7 Spirit of the islands