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    Doing something now? Going to do a thing later? Going to a place via a method? Post here and let the unwashed masses suggest the right musical accompaniment for your activities. Include ambiance for maximum ROI.

    Please note: this thread is not about being interesting and I don't care how dull your activities are. It's just a place for situational musical recommendations and hopefully a chance to be exposed to some new music in its ideal setting.


    Here's what I'm doing this evening, to start us off:

    Shortly: cleaning up bedroom and workspace. Sunny and temperate. Children playing outside.

    Later: sketching out some comic panels, possibly inking. Low light, headphones. Probable handcramp. Try to work that in.



    I hope at least one of you people lives on a farm. Gemma?

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    Shortly:

    Jellyfish - Spilt Milk

    Later:

    Miles Davis - In a Silent Way

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    Shortly: Velvet Underground - Sunday Morning

    Later: Kid Koala - Skanky Panky (you'll hear the hand cramp)

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    I only listen to Sunday Morning on Sunday mornings. That's just me.
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    Melted my face off at Skrillex

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    Tomorrow: driving from LA to Fresno and back. Lots of time in rural CA on the 99. I could definitely use some fitting album recommendations.
    4/01 - David Lynch - Ace
    4/05 - A Winged Victory for the Sullen - El Rey (?)
    4/08 - Drive Like Jehu - Glass House
    4/13 - Luna - Echo
    4/14 - Ride - Fox


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    Smog - Knock Knock
    Uncle Tupelo - No Depression
    Cat Power - Moon Pix (especially if you're driving after dark)
    Built to Spill - Perfect From Now On
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    Quote Originally Posted by icedKeg View Post
    I only listen to Sunday Morning on Sunday mornings. That's just me.
    I find that whole album is a perfect way to start a super early morning drive with the dawn

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    Quote Originally Posted by TallGuyCM View Post
    Tomorrow: driving from LA to Fresno and back. Lots of time in rural CA on the 99. I could definitely use some fitting album recommendations.
    If you are driving at night:
    The Verve - A Storm in Heaven
    Radiohead - Kid A

    Daytime:
    Springsteen

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    Quote Originally Posted by TallGuyCM View Post
    Tomorrow: driving from LA to Fresno and back. Lots of time in rural CA on the 99. I could definitely use some fitting album recommendations.
    Nick Cave & Bad Seeds - The Firstborn Is Dead.
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    Quote Originally Posted by bmack86 View Post
    Smog - Knock Knock
    Uncle Tupelo - No Depression
    Cat Power - Moon Pix (especially if you're driving after dark)
    Built to Spill - Perfect From Now On
    I just put Knock Knock on my phone last night, actually! Cheers.
    4/01 - David Lynch - Ace
    4/05 - A Winged Victory for the Sullen - El Rey (?)
    4/08 - Drive Like Jehu - Glass House
    4/13 - Luna - Echo
    4/14 - Ride - Fox


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    Quote Originally Posted by TallGuyCM View Post
    Tomorrow: driving from LA to Fresno and back. Lots of time in rural CA on the 99. I could definitely use some fitting album recommendations.
    Songs for the Deaf. And loud. Perfect for sunset.
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    Quote Originally Posted by TallGuyCM View Post
    Tomorrow: driving from LA to Fresno and back. Lots of time in rural CA on the 99. I could definitely use some fitting album recommendations.
    Bert Jansch: LA Turnaround
    A.R. Kane: 69
    Animal Collective: Here Comes the Indian
    The Saints: Eternally Yours
    Leonard Cohen: The Songs of Leonard Cohen
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    Holy shit. I <3 you guys so much. SO MUCH.
    4/01 - David Lynch - Ace
    4/05 - A Winged Victory for the Sullen - El Rey (?)
    4/08 - Drive Like Jehu - Glass House
    4/13 - Luna - Echo
    4/14 - Ride - Fox


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    Entrance - Wandering Stranger.

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    I know you're probably already aware, Hannah, but the feds shut down the SeeMyGrills.com website.
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    Son of a bitch.

    Immediate future: mourning seemygrills.com.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Still-ill View Post
    Bert Jansch: LA Turnaround
    The Saints: Eternally Yours
    Animal Collective: Here Comes the Indian
    Vigorous cosign
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    Quote Originally Posted by TallGuyCM View Post
    Tomorrow: driving from LA to Fresno and back. Lots of time in rural CA on the 99. I could definitely use some fitting album recommendations.
    I suggest Turn On the Bright Lights by Interpol. Start it around sunset if your driving at that time.

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    How about some music to paint to?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Mr. Dylanja View Post
    How about some music to paint to?
    Folk Songs For Trains, Trees And Honey - Savath & Savalas

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    Probably anything by Tortoise.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Hannahrain View Post
    Son of a bitch.

    Immediate future: mourning seemygrills.com.
    Ravi Shankar: A Morning Raga / An Evening Raga
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    Quote Originally Posted by Mr. Dylanja View Post
    How about some music to paint to?
    Depends.

    Painting the exterior of a house: AC/DC Back in Black

    Painting the exterior of a barn or silo: The Byrds, Sweetheart of the Rodeo

    Painting the interior of a house (unfurnished): Motorhead, Ace of Spades

    Painting the interior of a house (furnished): The Strokes, Is This It

    Painting a mural on a wall: Animal Collective, Meriweather Post Pavilion

    Painting on canvas (oil or acrylic paint): Eno/Byrne, My Life in a Bush of Ghosts

    Painting on paper (watercolor paint): anything by Joanna Newsom

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    Quote Originally Posted by TomAz View Post
    Painting the interior of a house (unfurnished): Motorhead, Ace of Spades\
    I liked all of these, but this one is most correct. I've got the image in my head now and it's spectacular.
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    I don't feel like reading on the way home:

    Setting: NJ Transit bus travelling from North Jersey to Port Authority Bus Terminal, NYC or thereabouts. Decent possibility it will be quite crowded.

    Weather: Warm (high 70s), humid, possibly even a bit of light rain.

    Listening: Phone with access to Grooveshark, etc. Good headphones.

    Duration: 35 to 45 minutes expected, could be significantly longer. So the end should be good but I shouldn't feel like I'm missing something if I stop abruptly.

    Albums, EPs and playlists accepted.
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    What about music for a 12 hour drive from Phoenix to Salt Lake City with the family? Much of the drive will be scenic through mountains and desert and past part of the Grand Canyon.
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    mountmccabe: Talking Heads, Fear of Music

    amyzzz: U2, The Joshua Tree
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    To you guys I say Wat?????????? Off to ?????? ....... cr****
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    It's hard to argue with that.

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    Quote Originally Posted by TallGuyCM View Post
    Tomorrow: driving from LA to Fresno and back. Lots of time in rural CA on the 99. I could definitely use some fitting album recommendations.
    Bob Seger and the Silver Bullet Band--Greatest Hits
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    Quote Originally Posted by amyzzz View Post
    What about music for a 12 hour drive from Phoenix to Salt Lake City with the family? Much of the drive will be scenic through mountains and desert and past part of the Grand Canyon.
    Bon Jovi--Slippery When Wet
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    Devin - how does it feel to know that there are still more women in the world that would fuck me at this very moment than would fuck you?

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    Woof. Amy, DO NOT listen to that fucking wretched tripe.

    Some of my favorite "nature" driving music:

    Pink Floyd - Piper at the Gates of Dawn (Try it at that point in the day when you're driving through a forest and the sun is coming through the trees at a sharp angle, causing that strobe effect.)
    Tallest Man on Earth - Shallow Grave
    Nick Drake - Five Leaves Left
    TV on the Radio - Dear Science
    Modest Mouse - The Moon and Antarctica
    Calexico - Feast of Wire
    Boredoms - Vision Creation Newsun
    Joanna Newsom - The Milk-Eyed Mender
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