Wednesday, March 31, 2010

A Not So European Playlist

:Wasting All My Breath by All Get Out
:Birthday Girl by Andrew Rodiquez
:What Would I Want? Sky by Animal Collective
:My Girls by Animal Collective
:Years by Attack in Black
:I'm Going To Forget by Attack in Black
:Stay Golden by Au Revoir Simone
:Hurricanes by Au Revoir Simone
:Zebra by Beach House
:Mimizan by Beirut (Beirut + Berlin - the entire time)
:Blackbird/Yesterday by The Beatles
:I Want You by Bob Dylan
:Creature Fear by Bon Iver
:Hummingbird by Born Ruffians
:Foxes Mate For Life by Born Ruffians
:Be Gone by Brand New
:In A Jar by Brand New
:Francis by Coeur De Pirate
:Le Long Du Large by Coeur De Pirate
:Islands In The Stream by Feist + The Constantines
:The Sound Of Settling by Death Cab For Cutie
:Marching Bands Of Manhattan by Death Cab For Cutie
:Soul Meets Body by Death Cab For Cutie
:Crooked Teeth by Death Cab For Cutie
:Hey Mama Wolf by Devendra Banhart
:Nature Boy by Ella Fitzgerald
:Somebody That I Used To Know by Elliott Smith
:Whatever (Folk Song in C) by Elliott Smith
:Big Jumps by Emiliana Torrini
:Doctor Blind by Emily Haines
:Cut And Dried by Everlea
:Train Song by Feist + Ben Gibbard
:Kiss With A Fist by Florence + The Machine
:If I Were A Tree by Forest City Lovers
:All The Pretty Girls by Fun.
:Ape Dos Mil by Glassjaw
:Crazy by Gnarls Barkley
:Waiter by Heathers
:Breakable by Ingrid Michaelson
:Naked As We Came by Iron And Wine
:Roll On Oblivion by Jason Collett
:White Rabbit by Jefferson Airplane
:...And Some Others by Kelly Is A Boy
:I Saw My Fate By Kiersten Holine
:Ballgame by Kevin Devine
:Cotton Crush by Kevin Devine + Jesse Lacey
:Tangerine by Led Zeppelin
:Dancing And Kisses by Lifestory:Monologue
:Outta My Head by M. Ward
:Rave On by M. Ward + Zooey Deschanel
:We Own The Sky by M83
:Pride by Manchester Orchestra
:In My Teeth by Manchester Orchestra
:Suzie (I Love You) by Michael Bernard Fitzgerald
:I Love Your Soul by Michael Bernard Fitzgerald
:Blood by The Middle East
:The World At Large by Modest Mouse
:The Song I Swore To Never Sing by Moneen
:Patient Patient by The Morning Benders
:Map Of The World by Monsters of Folk
:She's Got You High by Mumm-Ra
:Heart Of Gold by Neil Young
:Harvest Moon by Neil Young
:Cape Canaveral by Conor Oberst
:Inevitable Failure by Old Skulls
:Her Morning Elegance by Oren Lavie
:New Leaves by Owen
:Playing Possum For A Peak by Owen
:Can You Tell by Ra Ra Riot
:Lady by Regina Spektor
:Chemo Limo by Regina Spektor
:In All Unholy Bathrooms by Right Away, Great Captain!
:Sentimental Heart by She & Him
:Ageless Beauty (The Most Serene Republic) by Stars
:Sleep Tonight (Junior Boys) by Stars
:My Favourite Book by Stars
:Your Ex-Lover Is Dead by Stars
:Celebration Guns by Stars
:On The Edge Of A Cliff by The Streets
:You Are The Blood by Sufjan Stevens
:Casimir Pulaski Day by Sufjan Stevens
:The Man of Metropolis Steals Our Hearts by Sufjan Stevens
:Soil, Soil by Tegan And Sara
:Where Does The Good Go? By Tegan And Sara
:Walking With A Ghost by Tegan And Sara
:I Want You (Acoustic) by Third Eye Blind
:Semi-Charmed Life by Third Eye Blind
:I Was A Lover by TV On The Radio
:Into The Mystic by Van Morrison
:Hibernation Song by Whale Tooth
:These Few Presidents by Why?
:Whispers Into The Other by Why?
:Weighty Ghost by Wintersleep
:I'll Believe In Anything by Wolf Parade
:The Wooden Sky by The Wooden Sky
:When We Were Young by The Wooden Sky
:The King Of Carrot Flowers, Pt 1 by Neutral Milk Hotel
:In The Aeroplane Over The Sea by Neutral Milk Hotel
:Holland, 1945 by Neutral Milk Hotel
:Eyes by Rogue Wave

100 songs - some old, some new, some really really old. I made this playlist on the plane ride over to Budapest, and continued to listen to it for the rest of the trip. Enjoy.

Sunday, March 28, 2010

This song makes me instantly sad.

Wednesday, March 24, 2010




Here's to having visited the saddest place in the world - Auschwitz.
You won't understand until you go there, and I suggest you do. You'll be changed.

Tuesday, March 23, 2010


Getting back into the swing of things means sushi. Sushi is an entirely essential part of this.

Monday, March 22, 2010


Budapest, to Berlin and back again.

Here are a couple photos (it's only begun):

Thursday, March 11, 2010

I love getting new supplies. Round, bright, fan, filbert, flat. Just adding to the collection.
Photo via Chrissie White.
It's gorgeous.

Wednesday, March 10, 2010


1) Fever Dream by Iron & Wine
2) Outta My Head by M. Ward
3) One Rainy Wish by The Jimi Hendrix Experience
4) The District Sleeps Alone Tonight by The Postal Service
5) Windows And Doorways by Owen
6) Land Lady by Old Skulls
7) Wolverine by Sufjan Stevens
8) Asleep by The Smiths
9) And Sleep Al Mar by Au Revoir Simone
10) Sleep by Azure Ray
11) Flume by Bon Iver
12) Here Comes A Regular by The Replacements