Mixtape 170 :: I Must Go

by Julius C. Lacking Julius C. Lacking
The Llamps The Llamps

Hailing from the southwest of France, The Llamps build on a sound that’s equal parts New York City grit, San Francisco psychedelia, and spaghetti Western twang, which makes for a pan-global main dish.

In this episode: Afrodesia, Andres Renteria, Applied Communications, Boards of Canada, Chad VanGaalen, Drug Store Romeos, Erin McKeown, Femi Kuti, G. Love & Special Sauce, Grauzone, Guided By Voices, His Name Is Alive, Islands, Khruangbin, The Llamps, Los Lobos, Matt Sweeney & Bonnie 'Prince' Billy, Mazzy Star, Os Mutantes, Pixies, Poi Dog Pondering, Pony, The Rare Occasions, Ratatat, Royal Canoe, Shannon & the Clams, Shrimp Boat, TLO, TLO, Tom Tom Club, Wolf Alice, Zero Zero

  Song Artist Notes
1 I Must Go The Llamps A French gallop
2 Cupido Stupido Erin McKeown Muy stupido
3 Vibrate Drug Store Romeos Slow menace
4 Creme Brulee Shrimp Boat Doleful sounds
6 Bolts The Rare Occasions Bop it like mad
7 Play The Greatest Hits Wolf Alice Frantic illuminati
8 (We Like To) Do It with the Lights On Islands Welcome to the disco tiki
9 Newsletter - Gal Costa TLO
10 Make Worry for Me Matt Sweeney & Bonnie 'Prince' Billy In a dark mood
12 Margaret Middle School Guided By Voices Fragments of memory
13 Nice Day His Name Is Alive Open the windows
14 Bat Macumba Os Mutantes Sounding it out
15 Te Manu Pukarua Poi Dog Pondering Get yourself to the islands
17 Back To Hell Zero Zero At least it’s a scenic drive
18 Static Shape Chad VanGaalen Woozy loops
19 Somersault Royal Canoe Flipping out
20 Film 2 Grauzone Marching forth
22 Farmer John Los Lobos Boogie down deep
23 Chokecherry Pony Bitterness abounds
24 Break My Body Pixies Compound fractures
26 Love Strike Shannon & the Clams Pulse bomb
27 Ride It On Mazzy Star A rare treat!
28 Surgery TLO
29 I-76 G. Love & Special Sauce Scratching all the way to Philly
31 Soul Fire Tom Tom Club Originally from the Upsetters
32 Salmon Applied Communications A tale of cross-species romance
33 So We Won't Forget (Mang Dynasty Version) Khruangbin Fit for a sunset
35 You Can't Fight Corruption with Corruption Femi Kuti Femi should know
36 Desert Storm Afrodesia Don’t stray from the caravan
37 Gipsy Threat Ratatat It's a short threat
38 5-9-78 Boards of Canada Heavenly thrumming
40 The War Clock Andres Renteria Counting the minutes