I’ll try to seduce him tomorrow.

The “try” bit sounds like you need some motivation. Good luck!

01. Obscura Hail - “Maple Syrup” (Boson)
02. The Morning Benders - “Why Don’t They Let Us Fall In Love? (ronettes cover)” (The Bedroom Covers)
03. Beirut - “Postcards From Italy” (The Gulag Orkestar)
04. Owen Pallett - “Fantasy (Mariah Carey cover)” (Covers/B-Sides)
05. Daniel Johnston - “True Love Will Find You In The End” (1990)

am I a hipster?

01. Nico Vega - “Fury Oh Fury” (Fury Oh Fury EP)
02. Cage the Elephant - “In One Ear” (Cage The Elephant)
03. The Reindeer Section - “Toute Le Monde” (Son Of Evil Reindeer)
04. Jenny Lewis Feat. Elvis Costello - “CarpetBaggers” (Acid Tongue)
05. The Airborne Toxic Event - “Changing” (All At Once)
06. Wild Flag - “Romance” (Wild Flag)
07. Kate Bush - “Running Up That Hill” (The Whole Story)
08. The Spring Standards - “Not Again” (Would Things Be Different)

I can’t be any more clear. I only want to have sex with you.

01. Hype Williams - “Your Girl Smells Chung When She Wears Dior” (One Nation)
02. Heat Wave - “I’m Fuckin’ You Tonight” (I’m Fuckin’ You Tonight)
03. James Ferraro - “Slave To Rain” (Cold)
04. Contact Lens - “Two Seater” (Free Throw Banquet)
05. Autre Ne Veut - “Play By Play” (Anxiety)
06. Win - “What’s Love If You Can Kill For Chocolate?” (Freaky Trigger)
07. Coil - “The Anal Staircase” (Horse Rotorvator)
08. My Bloody Valentine - “Slow” (You Made Me Realize)
09. Andy Stott - “Dark Details” (Passed Me By)
10. Skrillex - “Scary Monsters And Nice Sprites” (Scary Monsters And Nice Sprites)
11. K.K. Slider - “K.K. Cruisin’” (Animal Crossing GCN)
12. Eco Virtual - “Smog” (Virtual大気中分析)

I’ve taken on this job which is a lot of responsibility and it’s really difficult and I wanna give up but I also wanna see it through so I can see myself as not a total failure

I bet you kick so much ass and I think you should continue to do so. This shit is all about getting pumped on yrself and self-love and doing what you can and if it doesn’t meet up with some dumb outside expectations then so what, you’re still a good human being.

Yeah?

01. Fastbacks - “Wrong, Wrong, Wrong” (…and His Orchestra)
02. Marnie Stern - “Gimme” (Marnie Stern)
03. The Dodos - “Don’t Stop” (No Color)
04. Sparks - “Falling In Love With Myself Again” (Kimono My House)

05. Pete Holmes - “Pieeeeeeeerce!” (Impregnated With Wonder)

06. Jonathan Richman and The Modern Lovers- “I’m Just Beginning to Live” (Rockin’ and Romance)
07. The Feelies - “For Awhile” (Only Life)
08. Clues - “Let’s Get Strong” (Clues)
09. Malvina Reynolds - “I Don’t Mind Failing” (Sings The Truth)

I thought I was gonna grow up to save the world, but I just landed the same sort of dead-end job as everybody else.

“Life’s a job you’re fired from, unless of course you quit” ~ Loudon Wainwright III - “The Shit Song” (So Damn Happy)

Side A
01. Bonzo Dog Band - “What Do You Do?” (Keynsham)
02. Tom Waits - “Yesterday is Here” (Franks Wild Years)
03. The Brogues - “I Ain’t No Mircale Worker” (Nuggets: Original Artyfacts from the First Psychedelic Era, 1965–1968, Vol. 2)
04. Tall Dwarfs - “I’ve Left Memories Behind” (Hello Cruel World)
05. Jonathan Coulton - “I Feel Fantastic” (JoCo Looks Back)
06. Ben Folds - “Fred Jones, Part 2” (Rockin’ the Suburbs)

Side B
07. Marvin the Paranoid Android - “Marvin, I Love You” (The Double ‘B’-Side)
08. Cat Stevens - “Matthew and Son” (Matthew & Son)
09. The Who - “Imagine a Man” (The Who By Numbers)
10. Nada Surf - “Stalemate” (High/Low)
11. Violent Femmes - “Used to Be” (Why Do Birds Sing?)
12. Nick Drake - “I Was Made to Love Magic” (Time of No Reply)

Party!! LOTS of Bass!

01. LFO - “LFO” (Leeds Warehouse Mix) (Frequencies)
02. Rhythim Is Rhythim - “Nude Photo” (Derrick May: Innovator)
03. Wayne Smith - “Under Mi Sleng Teng” (Under Mi Sleng Teng 7”)
04. Conroy Smith - “Dangerous” (Dangerous 7”)
05. Origin Unknown - “Valley of the Shadows” (The Touch/Valley of the Shadows 12”)
06. Dillinja - “The Angels Fell” (The Angels Fell 12”)
07. Digital Mystikz feat. Spen-G - “Anti-War Dub” (Haunted 12”)
08. Untold - “Anaconda” (I Can’t Stop This Feeling 12”)
09. Addison Groove - “Footcrab” (Footcrab/Dumb Shit 12”)
10. 4 Hero - “Journey From The Light” (Journey From The Light 12”)

I’m going to get laid off tomorrow and I’m trying to stay optimistic but I really just want to stay in my pajamas and feel sorry for myself.

Kara, I was laid off myself almost three years ago. Here are a some of the songs I found myself wallowing in.

01. Townes Van Zandt - “Flyin’ Shoes” (Flyin’ Shoes)
02. Drive-By Truckers - “Sounds Better in The Song” (Decoration Day)
03. Neil Young - “Motion Pictures (For Carrie)” (On The Beach)
04. Bob Dylan - “Simple Twist of Fate” (Blood on the Tracks)
05. The Band - “It Makes No Difference” (Northern Lights, Southern Cross)
06. Johnny Cash - “Further On Up The Road” (American V: A Hundred Highways)
07. Bon Iver - “The Wolves (Acts I & II)” (For Emma, Forever Ago)
08. Kanye West - “Street Lights” (808s and Heartbreaks)
09. The Black Keys - “Things Ain’t Like They Used To Be” (Attack and Release)
10. My Morning Jacket - “Touch Me I’m Going to Scream Pt. 2” (Evil Urges)
11. R.E.M. - “(Don’t Go Back To) Rockville” (Reckoning)
12. The Gaslight Anthem - “Stay Lucky” (American Slang)
13. Old Crow Medicine Show - “Back to New Orleans” (Caroline EP)
14. Townes Van Zandt - “To Live Is To Fly” (High, Low, and In Between)

Songs to dance in your pajamas

Have fun!

01. Glass Candy - “Rolling Down The Hills” (B/E/A/T/B/O/X)
02. Le Tigre - “Well Well Well” (Feminist Sweepstakes)
03. Little Boots - “Shake” (Nocturnes)
04. Grimes - “Circumambient”(Visions)
05. Katy B - “Light As A Feather”(Danger - EP)
06. Charli XCX - “What I Like” (True Romance)
07. Alunageorge - “You Know You Like It” (You Know You Like It - EP)
08. Kate Boy - “The Way We Are” (The Way We Are - Single)
09. Classixx - “All You’re Waiting For”(Hanging Garden)
10. Robyn - “Dancing On My Own” (Body Talk)

A mixtape for the walk to home after a night of drinking, the sun is slowly rising.

01. Spandau Ballet - “True” (True)
02. Yasuko Agawa - “L.A. Nights” (Gravy)
03. Marvin Gaye - “Mercy, Mercy Me” (What’s Going On)
04. Third World - “Cool Meditation” (Journey To Addis)
05. Annette Peacock - “Survival” (The Perfect Release)
06. Stranglers - “Golden Brown” (La Folie)
07. Paul Simon - “Diamonds On The Soles Of Her Shoes (Graceland)
08. The Cars - “Drive” (Heartbeat City)

lazy summer…

01. Outkast - “SpottieOttieDopaliscious” (Aquemini)
02. Young Fathers - “Romance” (Tape One)
03. Kendrick Lamar - “Bitch, Don’t Kill My Vibe” (good kid, m.A.A.d. city)
04. Caribou - “Sun” (Swim)
05. Washed Out - “You and I” (Within and Without)
06. Twin Shadow - “Slow” (Forget)
07. Thundercat - “Heartbreaks + Setbacks” (Apocalypse)
08. Frank Ocean - “We All Try” (nostalgia, ULTRA)
09. Animal Collective - “Guys Eyes” (Merriweather Post Pavilion)
10. Africa Hitech - “Don’t Fight It” (93 Million Miles)

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