Echo :06

Damn. It's been two years since the last Echo Mix. It's not that I've been out of the music loop--in fact, it's been quite the opposite--there's just so much to choose from. But even more, the delay is the result of a little demon that's attached itself to me over…

Echo :05

At long last, the latest in the ECHO series. I'll annotate later. For now, here's the mix. I think it's pretty great. Click the download link to grab the MP3. Full tracklist coming in the next few days. [audio tracks="http://livelovelisten.net/music/ECHO/ECHO05.mp3" images="http://www.livelovelisten.net/wp-content/uploads/2018/07/Echo-05-banner.jpg"][/audio] Deadbeats - Funky For You Glass Animals - Hazey…

Echo :04

Cripes, what took you so long? I found the Camelot Wheel, that's what took me so long. The Camelot Wheel is a round thingy developed by Mixed in Key that maps out the relationships of musical keys to one another. It's a brilliant little tool that makes it a lot…

Echo :03

Nick Hornby: “A good compilation tape, like breaking up, is hard to do. You've got to kick off with a corker, to hold the attention… and then you've got to up it a notch, and you can't have white music and black music together, unless the white music sounds like…

ECHO :02

Okay, so this is my second mix in the Echo series. I've done better this time. I found tracks that work together, most of them new, some of them older, and I hope, sequenced 'em in a way that builds and flows properly. Again, the idea behind the Echo series…

ECHO :01

[audio tracks="http://www.livelovelisten.net/music/ECHO/ECHO01.mp3" images="http://www.livelovelisten.net/wp-content/uploads/2015/10/ECHO-1.jpg"][/audio] It occurred to me that in this era of the iTunes playlist, I haven't made a mix CD--a proper mixed CD, complete with tricks and overlays--since my days at Amoeba (thanks to Nick Pinto and the CD Exchange club.) So I've started a series. There's a lot…