February ’17 Mix

  1. Jazz Suite No. 1: 1. Waltz / Dmitri Shostakovich
  2. I Wonder U / Prince
  3. Chunari Chunari / Abhijeet and Anuradha Shriram
  4. But Not For Me / Ahmad Jamal
  5. Can’t She Tell – feat. Sly Stone / Billy Preston
  6. Armellodie / Chilly Gonzales
  7. Please Don’t Go / Stevie Wonder
  8. Running Away / Friendly Fires
  9. What’s New / Helen Merrill, Clifford Brown
  10. Expresso 2222 / Gilberto Gil

January ’17 Mix

  1. Hard Times / John Legend, The Roots
  2. BTSTU / Jai Paul
  3. Love Has Come Around / Donald Byrd
  4. Only Memories Remain / My Morning Jacket
  5. Cooking Up Something Good / Mac Demarco
  6. This Must Be The Place / Talking Heads
  7. Realize / Benny Sings
  8. FDT / YG, Nipsey Hussle
  9. Mexican Chef / Xenia Rubinos
  10. Original Faubus Fables / Charles Mingus

December ’16 Mix

  1. Someday at Christmas / Stevie Wonder
  2. Frosti / Bjork
  3. Aurora / Bjork
  4. Urge for Going / Joni Mitchell
  5. White Winter Hymnal / Fleet Foxes
  6. Christmas in L.A. / Vulfpeck
  7. Greensleeves / John Coltrane
  8. Sugar Rum Cherry / Duke Ellington
  9. Come Ye Disconsolate / Roberta Flack, Donny Hathaway
  10. A Hazy Shade of Winter / Simon & Garfunkel
  11. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening / Susan Graham, Ned Rorem

“Alone in the Wilderness”

This is a track I originally produced for an experimental short film about a man attempting to deliver a pizza to an address that doesn’t exist. It was a blast to compose, and very different from my other work, so I thought I would share a little about how I made it. Continue reading

TV Score of the Month: “Stranger Things”

 

Like everyone else on the planet, I’ve been geeking out over Kyle Dixon and Michael Stein’s score for the Netflix series “Stranger Things.” An homage to the works of classic 80’s artists and composers like Giorgio Moroder, Jean-Michel Jarre, Tangerine Dream, Vangelis, and John Carpenter, the score is full of the warm, nostalgic sound of analog synthesizers, and is an impressive piece of dramatic storytelling. Continue reading

October ’16 Mix

  1. Electric Counterpoint – Fast (movement 3) / Steve Reich, Pat Metheny
  2. Bolivia / Jorge Drexler
  3. Pipornithology, Pt. II / Chassol
  4. I Thought It Was You / Herbie Hancock
  5. Backlash Blues / Nina Simone
  6. Sonho Meu / Maria Bethânia & Gal Costa
  7. Something About Us / Daft Punk
  8. In A Beautiful Place Out In The Country / Boards of Canada
  9. Partita for 8 Singers: No. 2. Sarabande / Caroline Shaw, Roomful of Teeth
  10. I Should Care / Thelonious Monk