Wednesday, 27 May 2015

Mix Tape | 21st Century Style

When Mum left for Houston on Monday,
 she took a small fun gift with her for my sister.
 A mix tape, 21st Century style.
 A double CD case.
Two half-size A4 photos.
Journalling paper.
 Minimal amount of embellishments.
 Thirty songs on two CDs.
 What you might call an eclectic mix.
 A one-off original.
Here's the full playlist: 
Rhinestone Cowboy - Glen Campbell
For America - Red Box
Me and Bobby McGee - Janis Joplin
I Walk the Line - Johnny Cash
Need You Now -  Lady Antebellum
Sovereign Light Café - Keane
Me and Tennessee  - Tim McGraw & Gwyneth Paltrow
Letter from America  - The Proclaimers
Take Me Home, Country Roads - John Denver
Lay Down  - The Strawbs
Nights On Broadway  - Bee Gees
All The Roadrunning  - Mark Knopfler & Emmylou Harris
Staying Alive  - Adam Garcia
Northern Lights  - Renaissance
Galveston - Glen Campbell
Islands in the Stream  - Dolly Parton & Kenny Rogers
Sunchyme  - Dario G
When the Night Comes  - Joe Cocker
Don't Stop Believin'  - Journey
State Lines - The Shires
Chasing Cars  - Snow Patrol
As I Lay Me Down  - Sophie B. Hawkins
This Is Us  - Mark Knopfler & Emmylou Harris
All Summer Long  - Kid Rock
Nights On Broadway - Candi Staton
I'm Already There  - Lonestar
Human - The Killers
Empire State of Mind (Part II) Broken Down  - Alicia Keys
I Hope You Dance  - Lee Ann Womack
"T" for Texas  - Johnny Cash

What would you put on a mix tape?

1 comment:

Liz said...

Just realised I never commented on this. It has my fave on it - "Snow Patrol" and "Tim McGraw" What's not to love xx