The 7 Deadly Sins

01. Alcoholic Faith Mission - “Got Love? Got Shellfish!” (Let This Be the Last Night We Care)
02. Weird Al Yankovic - “Eat It” (“Weird Al” Yankovic in 3-D)
03. Pissed Jeans - “False Jesii, Part 2” (The King of Jeans)
04. Local H - “Lovey Dovey” (As Good as Dead)
05. Bobby Conn - “Payback” (Bobby Conn)
06. The Birthday Party - “6” Gold Blade” (Junkyard)
07. Death Grips - “Beware” (Exmilitary)

The best (K-Pop) songs that I’ve never heard

Korean Pop’s exposure has been rising. However, the US K-Pop market has been saturated by awkward/anglophone shit. If you want to hear the illest footwork/juke tracks, you take your ass to Chicago. The same logic goes for K-pop. Fortunately, I typed this list for you. Here are the best K-pop songs you’ve never heard:

01. S#arp - “Sweety”
02. Lee Jung Hyun - “수리수리 마수리 (Sori Sori Ma Sori)”
03. BoA - “Atlantis Princess”
04. 강산에 - “넌 할 수 있어”
05. H.O.T. - “Candy”
06. Humming Urban Stereo - “Hawaiian Couple”
07. Drunken Tiger - “Superfine”
08. Big Bang - “Lies”
09. Epik High - “One”
10. g.o.d. - “거짓말”
11. Up - “바다”
12. SM Town - “Summer Vacation”
13. Girls Generation - “Gee”
14. SG Wannage - “Lalala”
15. GD&TOP - “뻑이가요”
16. 1TYM - “쾌지나칭칭”
17. Lena Park - “The Other Side”

The best songs that I’ve never heard [pt. 2]

01. Los Campesinos - You!me!dancing!” (Hold On Now, Youngster)
02. The Turbo Fruits - Get Up, Get On Down (Tonight)” (Echo Kid)
03. Escort - Cocaine Blues” (Escort)
04. Atmoshpere - Sunshine” (Bad Clown Sad Summer Number 9)
05. Beck - Debra” (Midnight Vultures)
06. Black Keys - I’ll Be Your Man” (The Big Come Up)
07. Eileen Jewell - Codeine Arms” (Sea Of Tears)
08. Electric Six - Danger! High Voltage!” (Fire)
09. Fischerspooner - Emerge” (#1)
10. Ghostland Observatory - Vibrate” (Paparazzi Lightning)
11. Good Shoes - The Photos On My Wall” (Think Before You Speak)
12. Hanni El Kahtib - Dead Wrong” (Will The Guns Come Out)
13. G. Love And Teh Special Sauce - My Baby’s Got Sauce” (G. Love And The Special Sauce)
14. The Heavy - Bruk Pocket’s Lament” (Great Vengeance And Furious Fire)
15. Imperial Teen - Waterboy” (Jawbreaker)
16. Blind Melon - Change” (Blind Melon)
17. Isobel Campbell, Mark Lanegan - Come Undone” (Hawk)
18. The Kills - Baby Says” (Blood Pressures)
19. Kings Of Leon - The Bucket” (The Bucket)
20. Leonard Cohen - Dance Me To The End Of Love” (Various Positions)
21. Laura Gibson - La Grand” (La Grand)
22. Paleo - Pale Blues” (Death And Taxes, Selected Songs From The Song..)
23. Phantogram - Mouthful Of Diamonds” (Eyelid Movies)
24. Pure Morning - Placebo” (Other Songs 2)
25. Carolyn Wonderland - Feed Me To The Lions” ()
26. Asylum Street Spankers - Blade Of Grass” (Spanker Madness)
27. The Kissers - Strawberry Blonde” (Fire In The Belly)
28. Slackwax - Night Out” (Slackwax Ep)
29. Tennis - High Road” (Young And Old)
30. Tom Waits - The Heart Of Saturday Night” (The Heart Of Saturday Night)

The best songs that I’ve never heard [pt. 1]

01. The Notwist - “One with the Freaks” (Neon Golden)
02. Kings of Leon - “Trani” (Youth and Young Manhhood)
03. The XX - “Islands” (XX)
04. Interpol - “All Fired Up” (Our Love to Admire)
05. Radiohead - “Everything in its Right Place” (Kid A)
06. Paolo Nutini - “Pencil Full of Lead” (Sunny Side Up)
07. Roderigo y Gabriela - “Tamacun” (Roderigo y Gabriela)
08. Arctic Monkeys - “Cornerstone” (Humbug)
09. Yeah Yeah Yeahs - “Maps” (Fever to Tell)
10. Nick Drake - “Black Eyed Dog” (N/A)
11. Eddie Vedder - “Rise” (Into the Wild)

Songs that would be okay if they came alive and fucked you

01. My Morning Jacket - “One Big Holiday” (It Still Moves)
02. MGMT - “Indie Rokkers” (Time to Pretend EP)
03. My Bloody Valentine - “Only Shallow” (Loveless)
04. Caribou - “Odessa” (Swim)
05. Air - “Sexy Boy” (Moon Safari)
06. Arctic Monkeys - “Do Me a Favour” (Favourite Worst Nightmare)
07. SBTRKT - “Wildfire” (SBTRKT)
08. Sleigh Bells -“Infinity Guitars” (Treats)
09. Cold War Kids -“Saint John” (Robbers and Cowards)
10. Grizzly Bear - “I Live With You” (Veckatimest)
11. Hot Chip - “One Pure Thought” (Made in the Dark)
12. Jessica Lea Mayfield - “Grown Man” (Tell Me)
13. The Joy Formidable - “Whirring” (The Big Roar)
14. The Strokes - “You Only Live Once” (First Impressions of Earth)

Where have all the cowboys gone?

01. Tom Waits - “Goin’ Out West” (Bone Machine)
02. Silver Jews - “Dallas” (The Natural Bridge)
03. Cat Power - “Lived in Bars” (The Greatest)
04. Ryan Adams - “Bartering Lines” (Heartbreaker)
05. Nick Cave & the Bad Seeds - “Hiding All Away” (Abattoir Blues/The Lyre of Orpheus)
06. Tortoise & Bonnie ‘Prince’ Billy - “Thunder Road” (The Brave and the Bold)
07. Portishead - “Roads” (Dummy)
08. WIlco - “Poor Places” (Yankee Hotel Foxtrot)
09. Songs: Ohia - “Farewell Transmission” (Magnolia Electric Co.)
10. Bob Dylan - “Desolation Row” (Highway 61 Revisited)
11. Bill Callahan - “One Fire Morning” (Apocalypse)

Fell in Love with a Fictional Character and I Feel Pathetic

This mix will take you on a swim through the waves of anxiety you’re likely to experience in a situation, but it works okay in the end.

01. Jim O’Rourke - “It’s All Downhill from Here”
02. Elliott Smith - “Wouldn’t Mama be Proud?”
03. Blue Cheer - “Fool”
04. Fleetwood Mac - “Oh well”
05. Gram Parsons - “In My Hour of Darkness”
06. Evie Sands - “I’ll Never be Alone Again”
07. Free Design - “Make the Madness Stop”
08. Juliana Hatfield - “What a Life”
09. Japan - “Sometimes I Feel so Low”
10. Melvins - “The Talking Horse”
11. Neil Young - “Vampire Blues”
12. The Shaggs - “Why Do I Feel?”
13. The Shaggs - “What Should I Do?”
14. Scott Walker - “Best of Both Worlds”
15. Spiritualized - “I Think I’m in Love”
16. The Velvet Underground - “New Age”
17. The Who - “There’s a Doctor “
18. Black Sabbath - “Iron Man”

Hey, I don’t want to hear about all the sex you’ve had. I’d like a nice, clean mix tape pls

So, I have no idea what kind of music you’re going for, so I’m just going to list a bunch of songs from a lot of different genres that I like, all of which have nothing to do with sex. Hope you find something that appeals.

01. Macklemore - “My Oh My” (non-album song)
02. Imagine Dragons - “It’s Time” (Continued Silence EP)
03. Gotye - “Eyes Wide Open” (Making Mirrors)
04. Pretty Lights - “Finally Moving” (Taking Up Your Precious Time)
05. Regina Spektor - “Blue Lips” (Far)
06. Of Monsters and Men - “Little Talks” (Single)
07. Dirty Projectors - “Stillness is the Move” (Bitte Orca)
08. Wolf Gang - “The King and All of His Men” (Single)
09. The Strokes - “Someday” (Is This It)
10. Grieves - “Boogie Man” (Together/Apart)
11. Matthew and the Atlas - “I Followed Fires” (Kingdom of Your Own EP)
12. Modestep - “Sunlight” (Single)
13. The Head and the Heart - “Lost In My Mind” (The Head and the Heart)
14. Yeasayer - “Ambling Alp” (Odd Blood)
15. Adrian Lux - “Teenage Crime” (Until One)
16. Blitzen Trapper - “Furr” (Furr)

Songs to listen while running

01. MGMT - “Indie Rokkers” (Time to Pretend EP)
02. The Big Pink - “Velvet” (A Brief History of Love)
03. Delta Spirit - “California” (Delta Spirit)
04. Silversun Pickups - “Lazy Eye” (Carnavas)
05. Cut Copy - “Feel The Love” (In Ghost Colours)
06. The Go! Team - “Huddle Formation” (Thunder, Lightning, Strike)
07. Kids of 88 - “Everybody Knows” (Sugarpills)
08. M83 - “Don’t Save Us From the Flames” (Before the Dawn Heals Us)
09. Sleigh Bells - “Holly” (Sleigh Bells)
10. Wowser Bowser - “Winter Child” (Wowser Bowser)
11. The Thrills - “Big Sur” (So Much For the City)
12. Yuck - “Get Away” (Yuck)
13. Cassius ” I <3 You So” (I <3 You So)
14. The Dos - “Too Insistent (Trentemoller Remix)”
15. Born Gold - “Decimate Everything” (Bodysongs)
16. White Rose Movement - “Love Is a Number” (Kick)

It’s the summer and I like 1990s/2000s dance pop-type music. Help me convince my friends.

Well, okay, so not all of the music I like is somber, after all.

01. Richard X - “Being Nobody” (X-Factor, Vol. 1)
02. Amerie - “1 Thing” (Touch)
03. Sugababes - “Freak Like Me” (Angels With Dirty Faces)
04. Sissy Wish - “DWTS” (Beauties Never Die)
05. Annie - “Chewing Gum” (Anniemal)
06. Girls Aloud - “Sound of the Underground” (Sound of the Underground)
07. Robyn - “Who’s That Girl?” (Robyn)
08. Kleerup - “Until We Bleed (feat. Lykke Li)” (Kleerup)
09. Soulwax - “Krack” (Nite Versions)
10. Justin Timberlake - “FutureSex/LoveSound” (FutureSex/LoveSounds)
11. Junior Senior - “Move Your Feet” (D-D-Don’t Don’t Stop the Beat)

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