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Don’t savvy me, bro

January 14th, 2015 · Uncategorized


  Five more side glances at 2014 tracks via DrBeeper samplers:

    Mu 09 :   [download]



    Mu 10 : (cover songs)   [download]



    Mu 11 : covers too   [download]



    Mu 12 :   [download]



    Mu 13 :   [download]



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it’s like opening the door to heaven and dancing with God

January 5th, 2015 · Uncategorized


  13 years of DrB top-10s: 2002-2014


  Hear some more of 2014 through some DrBeeper samplers:

    Mu 04 :   [download]



    Mu 05 :   [download]



    Mu 06 :   [download]



    Mu 07 :   [download]



    Mu 08 :   [download]



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It’s the sides of the mountain which sustain life, not the top.

January 4th, 2015 · Uncategorized



  DrBeeper Faves of 2014
The DrB brain dump is complete –
all that great music from 2014 has been collated and sorted.


    From the Top 2014 (aka ‘19′)   [download]
One track each from DrBeeper’s top 20(-ish) albums of 2014



Prev ‘19′ samplers:
2013   2012   2011   2010   2009   2008  
2007   2006   2005   2004   2003   2002  


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If I puked up some sonnets, would you call me a miracle?

December 30th, 2014 · Uncategorized


  A taste of 2014 via a couple DrBeeper samplers:

    Mu 01 : EPs & singles   [download]



    Mu 02 : EPs & singles   [download]



    Mu 03 : EPs & singles   [download]



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Bad ideas passionately expressed are still bad ideas.

August 22nd, 2014 · Uncategorized


  • Don’t Help Your Kids With Their Homework - theatlantic
  • HST: Fear and Loathing on the Campaign Trail in ‘72 - rollingstone
  • HST: Nixon RIP – He Was A Crook - theatlantic
  • Hundreds of Cities Are Wired With Fiber—But Telecom Lobbying Keeps It Unused - vice
  • A Short History of Game Panics - boingboing
  • Livermore is a very special, and quirky, place - sfgate
  • Eagle Scout. Idealist. Drug Trafficker? - nytimes
  • Wonkblog: Graphs 2013 - washingtonpost
  • The Console Living Room - archive.org
  • Simulations back up theory that Universe is a hologram - nature
  • A Hundred Bucks Says You Won’t Read This Story - esquire
    How The Sun Sees You
    Sleepwalking Austin
      Drone Austin
      Violet King


    2011 : Grilled Cheese Martini
    2006 : Judge Halts NSA Snooping


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    like having a shot of ether between glasses of wine at a tasting.

    July 2nd, 2014 · Uncategorized


      An off-the-beaten-path Spoon mix, and a handfull of 2013 leftover samplers:

        Spoon: A heartbeat on the danger side   [download]


        Lambda22 : Flattery everywhere   [download]

        Lambda23 : Monkey see, monkey do   [download]

        Lambda24 : Live and alive   [download]

        Lambda25 : Live and raw   [download]






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    You do not really understand something unless you can explain it to your grandmother

    May 7th, 2014 · Uncategorized

    Tom Waits – A Day in Vienna [documentary]
    Guadalupe Plata – Deep Blues festival 2013 [full show]
    Barrence Whitfield & The Savages
    FIDLAR – Gimme Something
    Kris Kristofferson ~ Sunday Morning Coming Down
    Nobunny – Little Bo Bitch
    King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard – Head On/Pill
    The Sadies & Neko Case – Jason Fleming
    The Mooney Suzuki – Half Of My Heart
    Hotel Lights – A.M. Slow Golden Hit
    Tanya Donelly – Mary Magdalene In The Great Sky
    Bosq of Whiskey Barons – Keep Movin’
    Shannon and the Clams – Toxic Revenge
    Elvis Presley – Suspicious Minds
    R.L. Burnside – Snake Drive
    Johnny Cash & June Carter – It Takes One To Know Me
    Pantha Du Prince & The Bell Laboratory – Spectral Split
    Mark Lanegan – I’m Not the Loving Kind
    David Byrne & St. Vincent – Road to Nowhere
    Ween – What Deaner Was Talkin’ About
    Matthew Sweet & John Hiatt – Cry Love
    Johnny Cash & June Carter Cash – If I Were A Carpenter
    Mark Lanegan – Where Did You Sleep Last Night
    Biting Elbows – Bad Motherfucker
    Black Market Karma – Skullgroover
    Fatboy Slim – Praise You
    Deerhunter – Sleepwalking / Back to the Middle
    Primitive Hearts – Falling Apart
    The Mighty Hannibal – We’re Gonna Make It
    Fidlar – Gimme Something
    Kawehi – Heart-Shaped Box
    Parquet Courts – Stoned And Starving
    Human Eye – Into Unknown
    Hindu Pirates – Indecision
    Creative Adult – Deep End
    The Afghan Whigs – Algiers
    Temples – Keep In The Dark
    Temples – Sun Structures
    Tame Impala – Half Full Glass Of Wine
    Stanley Brinks and The Wave Pictures – Orange Juice
    David Bromberg – Sharon
    Usher and The Afghan Whigs – Somethin’ Hot
    Pink Mountaintops – North Hollywood Microwaves
    Nirvana with J Mascis – School
    The Nerves – Hanging On The Telephone
    Hot Nut Riveters – I Don’t Like Work
    M185 – Soon
    The Loved Ones – Better Do Right
    Thee Oh Sees – Ghost In The Trees


    2013 : Maintaining a Credible Threat
    2009 : The Tarantino Mixtape
    2004 : The day the Voices died

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    I used to play sports. Then I realized you can buy trophies. Now I’m good at everything.

    January 6th, 2014 · Uncategorized


      Continuing the 2013 wrap-up with three more DrBeeper samplers:

        Lambda19 : EPs & singles   [download]



        Lambda20   [download]



        Lambda21 : comps, reissues & mixes   [download]



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    A foolish consistency is the hobgoblin of little minds.

    January 4th, 2014 · Uncategorized



      DrBeeper Faves of 2013
    The DrB brain dump is complete –
    all that great music from 2013 has been collated and sorted.


        From the Top 2013 (aka ‘19′)   [download]
    One track each from DrBeeper’s top 20(-ish) albums of 2013



    Prev ‘19′ samplers:
    2012   2011   2010   2009   2008   2007  
    2006   2005   2004   2003   2002  


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    I recognize that the water I am drawing is the same water that every other well around me is drawing.

    December 27th, 2013 · Uncategorized


      Three home-stretch DrBeeper samplers for 2013:

        Lambda16   [download]



        Lambda17   [download]



        Lambda18   [download]




        DrB 2006 sampler flashback:
       Delta Tria   [download]



    2012 : A Brief History of Money
    2007 : David Byrne and Thom Yorke on the Real Value of Music
    2006 : The 7′-Tall Pitcher: When Whatever Makes You Stronger Kills You

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