Alternative Tetris Soundtrack

This mix maps the inevitable: (a) from the initial peace of the game, a diversion from the monotony and drudgery of life, to the (b) burgeoning anxieties at the intersection of free time and work, to the (c) incomprehensible speed of arrangements and rearrangements, to the final (d) point of failure, and the slow, heavy promise of the repetition of the same in game as well as in life.

01. Julia Holter - “The Falling Age” (Tragedy)
02. Peter Rehberg - “Boxes & Angels” (Work For GV 2004-2008)
03. Oneohtrix Point Never - “Where Does Time Go” (Returnal)
04. Jim O’Rourke - “I’m Happy” (I’m Happy & I’m Singing & A 1,2,3,4)
05. Ian Martin - “Mechanical Rain” (Mechanical Rain)
06. Lightning Bolt - “Magic Mountain” (Hypermagic Mountain)
07. Bill Orcutt - “My Reckless Parts” (A New Way To Pay Old Debts)
08. Aaron Dilloway - “Eight Cut Scars (For Robert Turman)” (Modern Jester)
09. Parenthetical Girls - “The Best Thing” (The Scottish Play)
10. Earth - “Ouroboros Is Broken” (Extra-Capsular Extraction)

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