Echobelly – Gravity Pulls

https://www.livelovelisten.net/wp-content/uploads/2015/10/01-Gravity-Pulls.mp3 [popout tracks="https://www.livelovelisten.net/wp-content/uploads/2015/10/01-Gravity-Pulls.mp3"] Just a month before I started working at Amoeba, this album came out. I can't remember if I bought it or what, but ever since On, I called myself an Echobelly fan. Sonya Aurora Madan has an extraordinary voice. I wish I had her voice. Well, kind…

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="https://www.livelovelisten.net/music/ECHO/ECHO01.mp3" images="https://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…

R.E.M. – Try Not to Breathe

  [audio mp3="https://www.livelovelisten.net/wp-content/uploads/2014/03/02-Try-Not-to-Breathe.mp3"][/audio] In 1993, when I was living on Bath Street in Santa Barbara, I used to grab my notebook and pen and a couple CDs and walk on up to The Green Dragon on the corner of Mission and State and wax romantic on a plush easy chair…