Mood: Helpless

22 Apr

1. The New Frontiers

The New Frontiers’ “Mending” just fell into my mailbox recently and when I popped it into my computer for a listen, I was really pleasantly surprised. It’s evocative and sad sounding.. good self reflection music.

mp3: The Day You Fell Apart [The New Frontiers]


The New Frontiers playing “Walking on Stones” live.

Look for their album “Mending,” dropping April 29, 2008. Buy it on itunes here.

website / myspace

2. Landon Pigg

You’ve all seen the commercial. Here is the voice behind the beautiful song.

Landon Pigg is a singer and songwriter from Nashville, Tennessee.

mp3: Falling in Love at a Coffee Shop [Landon Pigg]

Tour Dates
04/25 – Los Angeles, CA – Hotel Cafe
04/29 – Austin, TX – The Stubbs (small room)
05/01 – West Palm Beach, FL – Sunfest
05/05 – Chicago, IL – Schubas
05/06 – New York, NY – The Living Room
05/08 – Alexandria, VA – The Birchmere
05/09 – Philadelphia, PA – Tin Angel
06/11 – Boston, MA – Club Passim

Buy Landon’s album on itunes.


Official MV to “Falling In Love At A Coffee Shop”

website / myspace

3. Goldfrapp


Golden Frappuccino’s newest, “Seventh Tree,” has been out for ages and ages now. I just recently got a chance to take a listen and saw what I have been missing out on! If you haven’t had a chance to listen to it, like me, then take a brief moment to listen to Goldfrapp’s A&E. And here are two remixes to spice it up.

mp3: A&E [Goldfrapp] via nasty panda

mp3: A&E (Hercules and the Love Affair Remix) [Goldfrapp]

mp3: A&E (Kimono Kops Remix) [Goldfrapp]


MV for Oh La La from her last album

Buy “Seventh Tree” here.

website / myspace

4. Missy Elliott and Chromeo

Just to make sure I am not completely depressing you with all this sad/ephemeral music, here’s a little dance music to end the day.

mp3: Lose Control-eroni [Missy Elliott vs. Chromeo]

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One Response to “Mood: Helpless”

  1. Elyse Howdershell June 11, 2012 at 8:41 am #

    Great list! You’re definitely missing out on this new vid from Brandi Carlile though:) This is one of my favorite tracks from her new album Bear Creek. It’s called “Save Part of Yourself”! http://abc.tv/KsIuh5

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