My Mix Tape

What's your favorite song? Or a song that holds meaning for you? KALW News has been asking these questions to people all around the Bay Area and here's what they've found.

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9:24am

Mon March 31, 2014
Arts & Culture

"Chaiyya Chaiyya" by Malaika Arora & King Khan

This song helps Anand Rajarman remember the train trips he took between his home in southern India and his college in the north.

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9:12am

Mon March 24, 2014
Arts & Culture

"Time to Kill" by The Band

Jody Ames in Albany remembers how lovely it was to receive lyrics of this song from a sweetheart.

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9:03am

Mon March 17, 2014
Arts & Culture

"Les Gens Sont Fous, Les Temps Sont Flous" by Jacques Dutronc

The title translates to, "The people are crazy and the time is blurred," but for Oakland's Lillian Maring, it's the distorted bass line and Dutronc's sense of humor that really hook her.

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4:52pm

Mon March 10, 2014
Arts & Culture

"The A-B-C Song"

San Francisco's Zachary Schwartz gives us a treat this week. Instead of just playing his Mix Tape selection, he actually sang it!   

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10:21am

Sat March 1, 2014
My Mix Tape

"Scary Monsters and Nice Sprites" by Skrillex

For Luis Sanroman, this Skrillex track was the perfect cure from non-stop distractions.

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