My Mix Tape

7:57am

Mon December 26, 2011
MY MIX TAPE

"Pappy Check" by Medeski, Martin & Wood

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Medeski_Martin_%26_Wood

Having just moved to Germany, KALW's Chris Hoff bonded with another American over this somewhat obscure song.

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5:25pm

Mon December 19, 2011
MY MIX TAPE

"It's Not Up to You" by Bjork

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vespertine

This song gave Your Call producer Ali Budner a new perspective at a significant time.

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12:00pm

Mon December 19, 2011
MY MIX TAPE

"Walkin' After Midnight" by the Lonesome River Band

http://lonesomeriverband.com/?page_id=100

This song reminds KALW reporter and producer Casey Miner of the bluegrass music her father plays back in her home town. 

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5:00pm

Mon December 12, 2011
MY MIX TAPE

“And the Band Played Waltzing Matilda” written by Eric Bogle

This is the first song KALW's Ben Trefny learned to play on the guitar. Since then, he's learned many more to play for his family every night. 

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12:00pm

Mon December 12, 2011
MY MIX TAPE

"Meet Virginia" by Train

This song repeats often in the soundtrack of Holly McDede's life.

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