I’m suffering from bad anxiety and feel like nothing else matters, especially my existence

01. Damon Albarn - “You & I” (Everyday Robots)
02. Unknown Mortal Orchestra – “Multi-Love” (Multi-Love)
03. Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds – “Higgs Boson Blues” (Push the Sky Away)
04. Mac DeMarco – “Ode to Viceroy” (2)
05. Beck – “Unforgiven” (Morning Phase)
06. Albert Hammond, Jr – “Spooky Couch” (¿Cómo Te Llama?)
07. Aphex Twin – “Diskhat All Prepared1mixed 13” (Computer Controlled Acoustic Instruments Pt2)
08. The National – “Apartment Story” (Boxer)
09. Neutral Milk Hotel – “In The Aeroplane Over The Sea” (In The Aeroplane Over The Sea)
10. St. Vincent - “Prince Johnny” (St. Vincent)
11. Real Estate – “How Might I Live” (Atlas)
12. The War on Drugs – “Eyes to the Wind” (Lost in the Dream)
13. The Antlers – “Hotel” (Familiars)
14. Portugal. The Man – “Sleep Forever” (In The Mountain In The Cloud)

Songs that Name Check/List A Mighty Host of Geographical Locations

We are influenced in our moods and emotions more than we like to acknowledge by the places we frequent, by their design or lighting. Then again, perception of spaces and places visited is also colored by how we feel at that given moment.

01. Modern Lovers - “Roadrunner (Thrice)” (The Morning Of Our Lives)
02. Jacques Dutronc - “Il Est Cinq Heures, Paris S’Eveille” (En Vogue)
03. Jeffrey Lewis - “Williamsburg Will Oldham Horror” (City and Eastern Songs)
04. Shabazz Palaces - “#CAKE” (Lese Majesty)
05. Amadou & Mariam - “La Paix” (Dimanche À Bamako)
06. Jacques Brel - “La Chanson de Jacky” (Amsterdam: The Best of Jacques Brel Disc 2)
07. Serengeti - “Directions” (Kenny Dennis LP)
08. Sun Kil Moon - “Richard Ramirez Died Today Of Natural Causes” (Benji)
09. Don Cherry - “Degi-Degi” (Brown Rice)
10. The Clash - “Spanish Bombs” (London Calling)
11. Beach Boys - “California Girls” (Summer Days (And Summer Nights!!))

It’s dead midnight on the beach, with no one around, and we just want to watch the stars and have an experience

I hope this one’s OK.

01. TOKiMONSTA - “Gamble” (Midnight Menu)
02. The Field - “Silent” (From Here We Go Sublime)
03. Wreck Small Speakers on Expensive Stereos - “Oh and From the Beach” (River Falling Love)
04. Black Moth Super Rainbow - “Ithinkitisbeautifulthatyouare256colors” (The Autumn Kaleidoscope Got Changed)
05. Angelo Badalamenti - Laura Palmer’s Theme (Music from Twin Peaks)
06. Women - “Shaking Hand” (Women)
07. Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra - “Nutcracker - Pas de Deux” (Pyotr Il’yich Tchaikovsky: The Nutcracker, Op. 71 - Ballet féerique in Two Acts)
08. Animal Collective - “Kids on Holiday” (Sung Tongs)
09. Built to Spill - “Randy Described Eternity” (Perfect From Now On)

I’m lost in space and slowly dissolving.

Part I: O the Warm Glory of Infinity
01. M83 – “Run into Flowers” (Dead Cities, Red Seas & Lost Ghosts)
02. Todd Terje – “Snooze 4 Love” (Ragysh - EP)
03. Patrick Cowley – “Seven Sacred Pools” (School Daze)
04. Oneohtrix Point Never – “Submersible” (Replica)

Part II: The Last Silver Moments of Clarity
05. Roman Flügel – “Wilkie” (Happiness Is Happening)
06. M.E.S.H. – “Imperial Sewers” (Scythians - EP)
07. Arca – “Sad Bitch” (Xen)

Part III: Melting Matrices (My Body Is a Solute)
08. The Field – “No. No…” (Cupid’s Head)
09. The Haxan Cloak – “Miste” (Excavation)
10. Clark – “Sodium Trimmers” (Clark)

Part IV: Annihilation
11. Quirke – “Break a Mirrored Leg” (Acid Beth - EP)
12. Lotic – “Slay” (Heterocetera - EP)
13. Gesaffelstein – “Hate or Glory” (Aleph)

Epilogue: Psychic Heaven
14. Aphex Twin – “Rhubarb” (Selected Ambient Works, Vol. II)

Darkness visible, doleful shades

01. Damien Dubrovnik – “Vegas Fountain” (Selt Titled)
02. Prurient – “Christ Among The Broken Glass” (Frozen Niagara Falls)
03. Dubravko Detoni – “Phonomorphia 1” (Jugoslav AvanGarde Music: Graphies I.II.III / Phonomorphia 1.2.3)
04. Raime – “Soil and Colts” (Quarter Turns Over A Living Line)
05. Henry Krutzen “L’Alpiniste” (Silance)
06. Graham Lambkin & Jason Lescalleet “Because the Night” (Air Supply)
07. When – “The Black Death” (Selt Titled)
08. Das Synthetische Mischgewebe – “High-Tech-Tuberkulose” (Was Ist Das, Die Realitat?)
09. Iancu Dumitrescu – “Pierres Sacrées” (Pierres Sacrées / Hazard and Tectonics)
10. Mohammad – “Samarina” (Zo Rèl Do)
11. Mihâly Vig – “Turin Horse” (The Turin Horse OST)
12. White Chamber – “Always Towards The Light” (One)
13. Demetrio Stratos – “Passaggi 1,2” (Cantare la Voce)
14. Samuel Beckett – “Not I” (Monologue)

If it makes you giggle, buy it

01. Broadcast - “Before We Begin” (Haha Sound)
02. Devin Townsend - “Material” (Physicist)
03. Cardiacs - “Fairy Mary Mag” (Sing To God)
04. David Bowie - “Always Crashing In The Same Car” (Low)
05. Skinny Puppy - “Glass Houses” (Remission)
06. Shining - “Stalemate Longan Runner” (Grindstone)
07. Os Mutantes - “O Relogio” (Os Mutantes)
08. Paavoharju - “Valo Tihkuu Kaiken Lapi” (Yha Hamaraa)
09. Björk - “All Neon Like” (Homogenic)
10. Foetus - “Don’t Want Me Anymore” (Love)
11. Xiu Xiu - “Dr. Troll” (Knife Play)
12. Alice Cooper - “Hello Hooray” (Billion Dollar Babies)
13. James Ferraro - “Dollhouse Frotteur” (Night Dolls With Hairspray)
14. The United States Of America - “Love Song For The Dead Che” (The United States Of America)
15. Death In June - “Hollows Of Devotion” (But What Ends When The Symbols Shatter?)
16. Emperor - “The Wanderer” (Anthems To The Welkin At Dusk)

Music to abandon personal goals to

So here you are.

After several unfruitful, chaotic years of University studies that eventually led you to nowhere… you’re alone in a messy living room, sitting on the floor. Looking outside the tiny window, you can see a pale, cloudy sky. You’re not happy, and you’re not sad. Just enjoying the stillness of unemployement. Fuck tomorrow, and let’s try and appreciate every taste of this dull afternoon.

01. Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds - “Sad Waters” (Your Funeral… My Trial)
02. The Psychedelic Furs - “Pretty In Pink” (Talk Talk Talk)
03. Menomena - “E Is Stable” (I Am The Fun Blame Monster)
04. Grandaddy - “Everything Beautiful Is Far Away” (Under THe Western Freeway)
05. Ween - “Back To Bosom” (White Pepper)
06. Todd Rundgren - “Sometimes I Don’t Know What To Feel” (A Wizard, A True Star)
07. Death In June - “13 Years Of Carrion” (Rose Clouds Of Holocaust)
08. Mercury Rev - “Opus 40” (Deserter’s Songs)
09. The Velvet Underground - “Candy Says” (The Velvet Underground)
10. The Smiths - “Heaven Knows I’m Miserable Now” (Hatful Of Hollow)
11. Xiu Xiu - “Suha” (Knife Play)
12. The Old Dead True - “But What Else Could’ve We Said?” (The Perpetual Motion)
13. Machine Head - “The Burning Red” (The Burning Red)
14. Gil Scott-Heron - “Pieces Of A Man” (Pieces Of A Man)
15. Nine Inch Nails - “A Warm Place” (The Downward Spiral)
16. Hum - “I Hate It Too” (You’d Prefer An Astronaut)
17. Death In June - “Daedalus Rising” (But What Ends When The Symbols Shatter?)
18. Hüsker Dü - “New Day Rising” (New Day Rising)

Classic rock songs that you need to listen to before you die

01. Chuck Berry - “Maybelline” (Chuck Berry Is On Top)
02. Steely Dan - “Black Cow” (Aja)
03. The Beatles - “She Came In Through The Bathroom Window” (Abbey Road)
04. Bob Dylan - “Meet Me In The Morning” (Blood On The Tracks)
05. Heart - “Bebe Le Strange” (Bebe Le Strange)
06. Black Sabbath - “A National Acrobat” (Sabbath Bloody Sabbath)
07. David Bowie - “Black Country Rock” (The Man Who Sold The World)
08. 10cc - “I’m Mandy Fly Me” (How Dare You)
09. Fleetwood Mac - “Landslide” (Fleetwood Mac)
10. Boston - “Foreplay/Long Time” (Boston)
11. Pink Floyd - “Any Colour You Like” (Dark Side Of The Moon)

Caveman Songs

Aren’t we all cavemen?

01. Cro-Magnon - “Caledonia” (Cave Rock)
02. Daisuke Tobari - “Track 07” (Till The End Of The Dream)
03. The Dead C - “Bitcher” (Vain, Erudite, And Stupid)
04. The Naked And The Dead - “Carousel” (Killed By Death Rock Vol. 1)
05. NASA Space Universe - “$” (EGM)
06. Hunting Lodge - “Energyguide” (Hear The Roar Of The Mountains Volume 2)
07. Les Rallizes Denudes - “People Can Choose” (Heavier Than A Death In The Family)
08. Madame Edwarda - “Ferris Wheel” (Illumine)
09. Macula Dog - “Toad” (Macula Dog)
10. Lord Melody - “Booboo Man” (Calypso Awakening)

Ritalin, wine, and a broken heart: Need some classic rock/shoegaze/new wave/postpunk to take me away.


01. Nico - “These Days” (Chelsea Girl)
02. David Bowie - “Modern Love” (Let’s Dance)
03. The Delmontes - “So It’s Not To Be” (Carousel)
04. Incense - “Flow” (Meteorites)
05. Connan Mockasin - “Faking Jazz Together” (Forever Dolphin Love)
06.All Natural Lemon & Lime Flavors - “Nice Soup” (All Natural Lemon & Lime Flavors)
07. Cocteau Twins - “Ella Megablast Burls Forever” (Blue Bell Knoll)
08. Siouxsie And The Banshees - “Into The Light” (Juju)
09. Handsome Furs - “Nyet Spasiba” (Face Control)
10. Gary Numan - M.E. (The Pleasure Principal)
11. A Sunny Day In Glasgow - “Golden Waves” (Sea When Absent)

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