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Postby DJMurphy » Wed Jan 28, 2004 12:03 pm

I've got to hand it to Mixmaestro Sheckimus for coming through with a killer mix CD (like I ever doubted the guy). His disc is a bunch of killer tunes, great for driving (even in our recent shitty Chicago weather). His tastes overlap mine in a few places (which is a great thing, let me tell you), and he also was able to introduce me to a bunch of great bands I'd been dying to get into. It bears the provocatively minimalist title of "Mixmaster Shecky's Mix CD", and the Red Meat-stylecaptions on the cartoon at the bottom of his note were hilarious.

And the tracklist...

1) The Replacements - Bastards Of Young
2) Guitar Wolf - Invader Ace
3) And You Will Know Us By The Trail Of Dead - Mach Schau
4) John Vanderslice - Bill Gates Must Die
5) The Dandy Warhols - We Used to Be Friends
6) Gorillaz - 19-2000 (Soulchild Remix)
7) The Detroit Cobras - Bye Bye Baby
8) The Strokes - New York City Cops
9) The Raveonettes - Attack of the Ghost Riders
10) AC/DC - If You Want Blood You Got It
11) The Datsuns - Harmonic Generator
12) The Clash - Brand New Cadillac
13) Groovie Ghoulies - Have Your Way With Me
14) Beachbuggy - San Francisco
15) Guided By Voices - Bulldog Skin
16) Super Furry Animals - Ysbeidiau Heulog
17) MC Honky - The Devil Went Down To Silverlake
18) The (International) Noise Conspiracy - Capitalism Stole My Virginity
19) The Ramones - I Can't Give You Anything
20) The White Stripes - Screwdriver
21) The Romantics - 61/49
22) Weezer - Getchoo
23) David Bowie - Rock 'n' Roll Suicide
24) Paul Westerberg - Mr. Rabbit

Thanks, MmShecky!!

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Postby Jake » Wed Jan 28, 2004 12:10 pm

DJMurphy wrote:19) The Ramones - I Can't Give You Anything

The garage rock classic popularized by Them (whose version Beck sampled for "Devil's Haircut)? Wow.

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Postby Mixmaster Shecky » Wed Jan 28, 2004 12:23 pm

We aims to please here at SheckyCo.

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Postby dam05 » Wed Jan 28, 2004 10:53 pm

Now I'm just plain mad. Everyone else is getting to talk about their cool mixCD, while I'm left here listening to regular old Yo La Tengo. Mine went out a month ago...where's the love, yo?

That's it...I'm taking my ball and I'm going home!

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Postby Ad » Mon Feb 16, 2004 3:25 pm

Sorry to revive an old thread, but I never got my mix, either. I'm a big boy and I can take it, but I'd still like a cool mix or two.

That said, would anyone be interested in trading mixes with me? Instead of taking up room on the board, you can pm me. Of course, I don't want to be making 20 copies of the mix, but I'd be interested in swapping with a few people (let's say only 3 or 4 for now).

Dreamin posted my track listing a while back. It's a glam rock/post-punk mix and it rocks, if I do say so myself.

And, in the beginning, I said I couldn't burn to cd; only tapes. That problem was taken care of before I made this mix. Interested parties will receive a shiny cd.

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Postby blackshoestring » Mon Feb 16, 2004 6:13 pm

The Sheck Mix, Chex Mix, count me in!
I'd love to lay a nice "In Like a Lion.... Out Like a Lamb" mix on some lucky listener...in honor of the month of March of course.

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Postby blackshoestring » Tue Mar 02, 2004 12:00 pm

Hooray! I got a GloNo Glam & Glitter Mix in the mail from Ad yesterday!
My desk is now covered with feathers, glitter and scarves.

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