Tuesday July 22nd 2008, 5:33 pm
Mixin’ With the Old Believers
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This week’s Mixin’ With Mixtape comes to us from the Old Believers. The duo, who contrary to their name are only 19 and 20 years old, moved to Portland recently from Kenai, Alaska and have created quite the stir for themselves with their particular brand of old timey folk pop. They now have their sights set on Los Angeles and are poised for a takeover with a live instudio on KXLUtomorrow followed by a gig at the Silverlake Lounge. Be sure to check out their “Chronology of a Perfect Day Mix” after the jump that features tunes by the Beach Boys, Love, Buddy Holly, The Replacements and more. 


The Old Believer’s Chronology of a Perfect Day: 

1. Shirley Collins & Davy Graham- “Hares On The Mountain” 
Eat some breakfast, drink some tea, read a book.

2. Adam & the Ants- “Dog Eat Dog”
Get pumped with a nice living room dance.

3. The Replacements- “Can’t Hardly Wait”
Windows down, cruizin’ to the beach.

4. The Fugs- “Boobs a lot”
This song gets the party started at the beach. 

5. Eskimo & Sons- “No Shit”
Party eases down a bit. Grab some brewskies and chill with some broskies.

6. Television- “Venus”
Play some ultimate frisbee.

7. Love- “Alone Again Or”
Go berry picking, meet cute berry picking hipster girl.

8. Buddy Holly- “Everyday”
Completely successful ice cream date.

9. Jane Birkin and Serge Gainsbourg “Je T’ aime Moi Non Plus”
Love making.

10. Beach Boys- Don’t Talk (Put Your Head On My Shoulders)

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Any chance you could re-up this one. Love the blog. Thank you.

Comment by John 10.06.08 @ 1:12 am

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