Change begs itself.
I needed to do something different here. Too much has happened to remain the same. This will now be a home for mixtapes. I will still write about music that I love, sometimes even in the same fashion as before, but this place will change. I have a large mix backlog that can and will be shared, but I assembled one special for this occasion. Here is the inaugural Optimistic Underground mixtape:
Put your shadows together until
they become one.
– Yoko Ono
PS: Thank you to everyone for the condolences and well wishes.
Clams Casino – All I Need
King Midas Sound – Come And Behold (Green Gartside Revoice)
BNJMN – Black Square
Demdike Stare – Mnemosyne
Oneohtrix Point Never – Submersible
Ryan Teague – Prime Movers
Holy Other – With U
The Weeknd – The Fall
Machinedrum – Where Did We Go Wrong
Burial – Ashtray Wasp