Tag Archives | Fleet Foxes

Monday Mixer

  The longer version of this Monday Mixer’s title is: Songs to Walk Down a Leaf-Littered Street To. Poetic, I know. Consider this a collection of songs to enhance your experience while trampling down the orange, yellow, and red covered sidewalks during these last October days. Yes, the chill fall playlist has been done, but […]

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Monday Mixer: It’s Fall, Now Fall for Me

  “I saw old Autumn in the misty morn stand shadowless like silence, listening to silence.” -Thomas Hood Yes, the changing, falling leaves and the revival of the Pumpkin Spice Latte say it all—Autumn is upon us. But come on, Thomas Hood, we don’t need to listen to silence! How boring is that? Here’s a […]

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Monday Mixer

Everybody needs a chill playlist. A group of songs that you can just sit back, relax and maybe even fall asleep to. Well it’s your lucky day. Enjoy this mixtape. 1. Cicadas and Gulls – Feist: Feist shows up on a lot of my mixers; it never ceases to amaze me how I can find a […]

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Fleet Foxes Frontman with Solo Tune

  Fleet Foxes front man released a demo of a song from his solo album Wednesday night on Twitter, and after tweeting about his ex-girlfriend.  Similar to his tunes with the Fleet Foxes, the new Robin Pecknold song features echoing soulful vocals and strong songwriting. The song is blunt, calling out the name Olivia multiple times […]

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Help yourself to Helplessness Blues

The indie music scene is filled with a bunch of one-album wonders. They astound with their first CD and then fall by the wayside with their sophomore album before being forgotten. The Fleet Foxes did what many find hard to do, make an amazing second album after a near perfect first. Their self-titled debut was […]

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Top 10 Albums of 2011

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1. Bon Iver (Bon Iver) Justin Vernon is having a good year, and I might be a sucker for great beards but he totally deserves it. His 2007 debut For Emma, Forever Ago was heartbreaking and charming, if you didn’t feel Vernon’s loss in that album you are simply heartless. Bon Iver is an expansion […]

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