12/08  F.O.C. proudly presents the “December Bliss” mix

December Bliss Mix

No reason to get TOO excited - it’s just a Spotify playlist. That said, it’s a rather eclectic mix ranging from jazz to electronica to triphop and blues.

Here in Sweden, the grim season has commenced. The sun makes a brief appearance - most often shielded by clouds - for a few hours, and then descends into extended darkness. Muted colours, perpetual rain, winter blues, and the quiet hope for snow and a white christmas.

The mix mainly contains classic tracks - many of them with a solid blue note. But there’s also a glimmer of hope for brighter seasons to come.

“December Bliss” tracklist

1: “Penelope” - Pinback
2: “Chase The Sun” - Planet Funk
3: “Ballad Of The Sad Young Men” - The Rhythm Combination & Brass
4: “From Gagarin’s Point Of View” - Esbjörn Svensson Trio
5: “I Wish I Knew How It Would Feel To Be Free” - Nina Simone
6: “Memories Of Green” - Vangelis
7: “A Song For You” - Donny Hathaway
8: “Som Glas” - Fläskkvartetten
9: “You’re The Storm” - The Cardigans
10: “Samson” - Regina Spektor
11: “Visa från Utanmyra” - Monica Zetterlund
12: “Reload It” - Kano
13: “Overcome” - Tricky
14: “So What” - Miles Davis
15: “Blues Run The Game” - Jackson C. Frank
16: “Neptune, the Mystic” - Gustav Holst
17: “Time After Time” - John Coltrane
18: “Mushaboom (k-os Mix)” - Feist
19: “Svefn - g - Englar” - Sigur Rós
20: “Everybody’s Changing” - Keane
21: “Stockholm Blues” - Tony Joe White
22: “The Farewell” - Nils Landgren, Esbjörn Svensson

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Published by Pär, December 8th, 2009
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