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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6:18pm

Mon October 17, 2011
MY MIX TAPE

"Drops of Jupiter" by Train

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Drops_of_Jupiter_(Tell_Me)

This song inspired City Attorney Dennis Herrera during his 2001 campaign for office. 

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10:00am

Mon October 17, 2011
MY MIX TAPE

"Stayin' Alive" by The Bee Gees

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stayin'_Alive

KALW's Erica Mu loves to dance – and it's thanks to this song and her dad.

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5:00pm

Mon October 10, 2011
MY MIX TAPE

“Mala Wala Boy” (Hawaiian Folksong)

San Francisco Public Defender Jeff Adachi's father used to sing him this song. 

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1:10pm

Mon October 10, 2011
MY MIX TAPE

"Where the Streets Have No Name" by U2

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

David Chiu, President of San Francisco's Board of Supervisors, chose this song as a tribute to the streets that make up the soul of a city.

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10:00am

Mon October 10, 2011
MY MIX TAPE

"My Girl" by The Temptations

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/My_Girl_(The_Temptations_song)

California Assemblymember Sandre Swanson originally heard this song when he was driving in his first car, a Chevrolet. Today, it reminds him of the important women is his life: his mother, wife and daughter.  

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