The no-wordplay-this-time Autumn Mix Swap

A repository for everything else. Introductions, off-topic threads, testing and so on. When in doubt, post it here.

Moderators: Moderators Emeritus, Moderators

User avatar
Moni
Posts: 1757
Joined: Tue Apr 22, 2003 9:18 am
Current Heading: Ascending
Location: Musikverein

Postby Moni » Mon Sep 25, 2006 4:07 am

Well that was not a pretend mix swap, it was only intended! And we both fully intended to swap some really crazy stuff!

Anyway, one day I'll do this swapping thing seriuosly. That's a promise!

User avatar
Betty Felon
Posts: 1779
Joined: Wed Jun 25, 2003 4:15 pm
Location: miserable degrees fahrenheit
Contact:

Postby Betty Felon » Mon Sep 25, 2006 4:57 am

Liesbeth wrote:seeing how you never finished your spring pretend mix swap, you're gonna have to give me some guarantees you won't bail out this time.

I had high hopes for your swap, you know. Japanese bubble gum pop vs the European classics.


BUBBLE GUM POP?! That's Tokyo, yo! The Big O is famous for making your ears bleed with the insane, avante-garde, over-the-top, chaos that is JAPANOISE. Highlights include feedback, raaar noises, screaming, cutting a dead cat in half on stage, destroying a livehouse with a forklift, and...um...uber-cuteness (welcome to japan).

It's best live, but ok, I'll pretend to make you a Japanoise mix. Prepare for The Boredoms and Afrirampo!

"2 young Japanese girls rock duo from Osaka JAPAN!
Naked rock!!!!! Naked soul!!! Red red strong red dress!! Freeeeeeeeedam
paradice rock! Jump! With improvisation.
Sooo fantastic & wild performance!"

p.s.-- It's great.

A Mess
Posts: 59
Joined: Tue Jun 27, 2006 8:29 am
Location: Wake Forest, NC

Postby A Mess » Sat Sep 30, 2006 12:17 am

Hey icapants! Check your private messages and send me your address! Though I think you may have forgotten you entered this thing. :/

User avatar
icapants
Posts: 403
Joined: Mon Sep 05, 2005 11:51 am
Location: Seattle, WA
Contact:

Postby icapants » Sat Sep 30, 2006 1:28 pm

A Mess wrote:Hey icapants! Check your private messages and send me your address! Though I think you may have forgotten you entered this thing. :/


YIKES!

I'm already getting behind on this thing :(

User avatar
sour29
Posts: 2061
Joined: Tue Dec 09, 2003 7:53 am
Current Heading: Ascending
Location: Toronto, Canada
Contact:

Postby sour29 » Sat Sep 30, 2006 7:52 pm

Chelsea... any luck with the burner? Interested at all in being my second swap partner? I think I made a pretty solid mix...

A Mess
Posts: 59
Joined: Tue Jun 27, 2006 8:29 am
Location: Wake Forest, NC

Postby A Mess » Thu Oct 12, 2006 2:30 pm

I sent out my mix today! The gauntlet has been tossed, y'all.

User avatar
sour29
Posts: 2061
Joined: Tue Dec 09, 2003 7:53 am
Current Heading: Ascending
Location: Toronto, Canada
Contact:

Postby sour29 » Thu Oct 12, 2006 3:20 pm

Gah. I burned mine two weeks ago but haven't got to the post office yet! I thought about it this afternoon, but IT'S BLOODY SNOWING!

User avatar
icapants
Posts: 403
Joined: Mon Sep 05, 2005 11:51 am
Location: Seattle, WA
Contact:

Postby icapants » Fri Oct 13, 2006 10:35 am

A Mess wrote:I sent out my mix today! The gauntlet has been tossed, y'all.


First Though: Yay!
Second Though: Wait.. that's MY mix partner!
Third Thought: CRAP! CRAP CRAP CRAP!

User avatar
LoveSickJerk
Posts: 1261
Joined: Tue Apr 22, 2003 2:02 pm
Current Heading: Ascending
Location: Buffalo, NY et al.
Contact:

Postby LoveSickJerk » Mon Oct 16, 2006 8:51 am

sour29 wrote:Gah. I burned mine two weeks ago but haven't got to the post office yet! I thought about it this afternoon, but IT'S BLOODY SNOWING!


Quit yer yappin! At least you have electricity, and water pumps that work! Obviously, my mix is going to be delayed. =(

User avatar
sour29
Posts: 2061
Joined: Tue Dec 09, 2003 7:53 am
Current Heading: Ascending
Location: Toronto, Canada
Contact:

Postby sour29 » Mon Oct 16, 2006 9:09 am

Oh boy! I heard about that on the news last night. How are you holdng up, LSJ?

(The problem was I don't have a car and have to walk to the post office. My body had yet to adjust to the sudden cold, and refused to leave my room)

User avatar
grant
wears the boots
Posts: 1487
Joined: Tue Apr 22, 2003 10:16 am
Current Heading: West
Location: peninsular america
Contact:

Postby grant » Mon Oct 16, 2006 11:19 am

Storm? What's all this, then?

A Mess
Posts: 59
Joined: Tue Jun 27, 2006 8:29 am
Location: Wake Forest, NC

Postby A Mess » Mon Oct 16, 2006 12:25 pm

Excuses, excuses!

I have faith in you, Ica.

User avatar
LoveSickJerk
Posts: 1261
Joined: Tue Apr 22, 2003 2:02 pm
Current Heading: Ascending
Location: Buffalo, NY et al.
Contact:

Postby LoveSickJerk » Mon Oct 16, 2006 12:35 pm

grant wrote:Storm? What's all this, then?


Check it out

Yonder Canadians didn't get it nearly as bad as we did here in Buffalo, and just north of it. But in true Rock & Roll fashion (and by that I mean stupidity), I drove downtown Thursday night to check out the Okkervil River show, because I was going to be damned before missing a second show in 2 weeks (Harvey Danger had to cancel the Buffalo show because of Sean's voice the week before). About 30 other people made their way down as well. I'm actually posting from work, and probably won't have electricity until later this week.

User avatar
Liesbeth
Posts: 3260
Joined: Sat May 03, 2003 4:27 am
Current Heading: West
Location: megaland
Contact:

Postby Liesbeth » Mon Oct 16, 2006 1:19 pm

wow, you are a tough cookie. Hope you get reconnected soon. Do you have heating? And water, man, only today (under a lovely warm shower) was I thinking how lucky we are to always have water.

Burning Bride #7
Posts: 92
Joined: Mon Nov 03, 2003 7:13 am
Current Heading: Ascending

Postby Burning Bride #7 » Mon Oct 16, 2006 1:31 pm

I took an extra long shower, just for you, LSJ.

User avatar
No You Are
Posts: 619
Joined: Mon Jun 07, 2004 12:53 pm
Current Heading: North
Location: Rochester, MinneSOta
Contact:

Postby No You Are » Mon Oct 23, 2006 7:35 am

OK, so our lovely Miss bijou wins the "When I Pretend to Fall Into Autum No-Name Mix" swap prize.

This excellent swapper didn't just burn off a mix CD and call it good, oh no, I'm staring down the barrel of a TEN-DISC BOX SET!!!!

Yup, 10 discs. NINE more than I sent her. I'm only a few discs in and I love it already.

Quanity + Quality = AWESOME.

Somebody write a song about this swapper.

bijou
Posts: 184
Joined: Tue Apr 18, 2006 5:09 pm
Location: Seattle WA
Contact:

Postby bijou » Mon Oct 23, 2006 10:14 am

thank you no you are... so happy my incomplete downloaded cd possibilities are initiating such a big gushy grin from afar.... especially after the crummy weekend family-initiated drama i moped thru. after getting it off my chest in my blog, i feel much better and ready to deal with the new week ahead. the mailman hasn't made it past my house yet. just know i'll be happy to receive your fine fall-mix efforts and will blast your choice musical greatness to my envious riverbank neighbors. have a lovely day!! (;-D)

User avatar
sour29
Posts: 2061
Joined: Tue Dec 09, 2003 7:53 am
Current Heading: Ascending
Location: Toronto, Canada
Contact:

Postby sour29 » Mon Oct 23, 2006 11:28 am

Do we post the tracklistings here once everyone has recieved theirs? Because I'm itching to know what's on the ten disc set. Wow.

User avatar
icapants
Posts: 403
Joined: Mon Sep 05, 2005 11:51 am
Location: Seattle, WA
Contact:

Postby icapants » Mon Oct 23, 2006 1:20 pm

No You Are wrote:OK, so our lovely Miss bijou wins the "When I Pretend to Fall Into Autum No-Name Mix" swap prize.

This excellent swapper didn't just burn off a mix CD and call it good, oh no, I'm staring down the barrel of a TEN-DISC BOX SET!!!!

Yup, 10 discs. NINE more than I sent her. I'm only a few discs in and I love it already.

Quanity + Quality = AWESOME.

Somebody write a song about this swapper.


Talk about raising the bar! Jesus!

User avatar
No You Are
Posts: 619
Joined: Mon Jun 07, 2004 12:53 pm
Current Heading: North
Location: Rochester, MinneSOta
Contact:

Postby No You Are » Mon Oct 23, 2006 1:51 pm

OK, so I'm into disc five... the set is in alphabetical order, by the way... and off the top of my head I have heard....

Band of Horses
The Black Keys
The Detroit Cobras
The Flaming Lips
Frank Sinatra

and LOADS more. The workday has flown by... now I just need somebody to send me a 10-disc swap EVERY monday.


Return to “Cattywampus”

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 7 guests