gravity rides everything

When I think of this song, I think of epicness. Two AM epicness, building power. And really great, rich, settling male voices. There’s some darkness in here, some despairing harmonies and the best kind of stark landscapes, but I hope it comes out sorta hopeful. Peace.

01. Modest Mouse – “Missed the Boat” (We Were Dead Before the Ship Even Sank)
02. Band of Horses – “Is There a Ghost” (Cease to Begin)
03. The Band – “The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down” (The Band)
04. Throw Me the Statue – “Groundswell” (Moonbeams)
05. The Decemberists – “Crane Wife 1 & 2” (The Crane Wife)
06. Bruce Springsteen – “Backstreets” (Born to Run)
07. Delta Spirit – “People Turn Around” (Ode to Sunshine)
08. The Shins – “Sleeping Lessons” (Wincing the Night Away)
09. Fleet Foxes – “Your Protector” (Fleet Foxes)
10. Clap Your Hands Say Yeah – “The Skin of My Yellow Country Teeth” (Clap Your Hands Say Yeah)
11. Death Cab for Cutie – “Transatlanticism” (Transatlanticism)
12. Frightened Rabbit – “The Loneliness and the Scream” (The Winter of Mixed Drinks)
13. Arcade Fire – “Keep the Car Running” (Neon Bible)
14. Mumford & Sons – “Sigh No More” (Sigh No More)
15. Rogue Wave – “Harmonium” (Asleep at Heaven’s Gate)
16. Queen – “‘39” (A Night at the Opera)

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