They Shoot Horses, Don’t They?

Tim BarberShintaro Sakamoto (You Just Decided)
Holly Miranda (Forest Green Oh Forest Green)
Vacationer (Be With You)
Lonely Drifter Karen (Comet)
The Phoenix Foundation (Bitte Bitte)
St Gregory Orange (Salem AM)
The Go Find (Everybody Knows It’s Gonna Happen Only Not Tonight)
Jon Kennedy (Tonto Rides The Gain)
Night Moves (Headlights)
Liam Hayes & Plush (White Telescope)
Peggy Sue (Torture)
Marques Toliver (Deep In My Heart)
Forest Fire (The News)
Small Black (Free At Down)
Reptar (Phonetics)
The Ruby Suns (In Real Life)
Francois & The Atlas Mountains (Les Plus Beaux – Naïve New Beaters Remix)

Photo credit: Photograph by Tim Barber.

Poppies & Forget-Me-Nots

Try to believe in beauty again.

poppiesWalker Kong (Vivian Girls)
Beulah (Emma Blowgun’s Last Stand)
Ivy (Ba Ba Ba)
Giorgio Tuma (Little Dusty)
The Ladybug Transistor (Clutching Stems)
The Glands (I Can See My House From Here)
Young and Sexy (One False Move)
Bill Ricchini (A Cold Wind Will Blow Through Your Door)
The Essex Green (New Orleans)
James Hindle (Leaving Trains)
Eggstone (April and May)
Pernice Brothers (High As A Kite)
Pipas (Boxes)
The Minus 5 (Days Of Wine And Booze Number)
The 1900’s (Bmore)
Papercuts (Poor and Free)
Pedro The Lion (Keep Swinging)
Komeda (Dizzy Bossanova)
The Wannadies (Disko)
The Luscksmiths (Up With The Sun)
Birdie (One Two Five)
The Postmarks (Goodbye)

Photo credit: Refreshing mint with forget-me-nots and poppies by Catharine.

 

Today Is Gonna Be Great

todayHayden Desser (Rainy Saturday)
Eric & Magill (Tangled Up In Nets)
Sweet Baboo (Let’s Go Swimming Wild)
Jamaican Queens (Water)
Big Harp (Waiting For Some Drunk)
Maston (Messages)
Nightlands (So Far So Long)
Sophia Knapp (Times Square)
Alessi’s Ark (Tin Smithing)
Steve Mason (Fire!)
Akron/Family (River)
Lawrence Arabia (Travelling Shoes)
Jacco Gardner (Clear The Air)
Taken By Trees (Dreams)
Stornoway (Beachcomber’s Windowsill)
Shoemansky (What If I Said – feat. Tony Harris)

Photo credit: © Molly Jacques Illustration & Hand Lettering 2013.

Strange Weather

Laurel Halo (Airsick)
Julia Holter (Goddess Eyes II)
Matthew E. White (Will You Love Me)
Helado Negro (2º Día)
Koushik (In A Green Space)
Son Lux (Chase)
Juana Molina (El Vestido)
Lisa Papineau (Saxophone Calypso)
Rokia Traoré (Zen)
Cibelle (Man From Mars)
Maria Minerva (Honey, Honey)
Fujiya & Miyagi (OK)
Hauschka (Cube)

Photo credit: Zephyr of the Bay, C-Print, 2009. Elise Rasmussen.

 

Maybe Yesterday

Tim Burgess (White)
Lola Kite (Energy Could Be Our Closest Friend)
The Secret Love Parade (Share The Bike)
Should (Turned tables)
Dirty Beaches (True Blue)
The Maccabees (Go)
Kopecky Family Band (Heartbeat)
Bing Ji Ling (Sunshine love)
Ghost Society (Love love)
Pale (Too much)
Yeasayer (Logevity)
Superhuman Happiness (Hounds)
The Rosebuds (Woods)

Photo credit: One of the Mysterious Letters of Lenka Clayton and Michael Crowe.

Just One Word

Damn Monday Session # 0. Where it all starts, with just one word…

The Sea and Cake – Harps
Sparklehorse – Sunshine
Palpitation – Faraway
Soley – Dance
Caveman – Thankful
Future Islands – Balance
Dawn Landes – Traffic
Tennis – Origins
Emily Wells – Juicy
James Blake – Unluck
Kilo Kish – Navy
The Presets – Ghosts
Slow Club – Beginners
Pacific Air – Float
Alpine – Hands
Lovers – Tonight
Bonobo – Silver

Photo credit: source unknown