Old Rooms

I have lived in about seventeen bedrooms in my life. There was always music in all of them…

Tavi Gevinson

Vivien Goldman (Launderette)
The Go-Betweens (Cattle And Cane)
The Lucksmiths (A Hiccup In Your Happiness)
The Ladybug Transistor (Breaking Up On The Beat)
Crayon Fields (All The Pleasures Of The World)
The Chills (Pink Frost 13)
The Bats (Jewellers Heart)
Teenage Fanclub (It’s All In My Mind)
Brillant Corners (Love)
Bubblegum Lemonade (Ten Years Younger)
Marmoset (Golden Cloak)
The Helio Sequence (Everyone Knows Everyone)
The Clientele (We Could Walk Together)
Would-Be-Goods (No More Tearstained Makeup)
The Silly Pillows (Equilibrium)
Pete Astor (Donnelly)
Robert Wyatt (Shipbuilding)

Photo credit: Tavi Gevinson by Petra Collins, from tavitulle: the teenage bedroom

Drops

Hinke SchreuderThe Bulls (Prudence)
Sales (Jamz)
Phoncurves (Heartstrings)
Terribly Yours (Barbara)
Leisure Suite (Feel)
Lovespeake (Tightrope)
Lastlings (Verona)
Arthur Wimble (Hearts)
Dråpe (Replica)
Private Island (Drugs)
Plaza (Again)
Lower Spectrum (Masquerade)
Alma Elste (Limitless)
Bebeheaven (Heaven)
Dorian Pimpernel (Power)
Albert Ryan (Runner)

Photo credit: embroidery work by Hinke Schreuder

Time Lapse

Mouni FeddagShining Bird (Rivermouth)
Joy Crookes (New Manhattan)
Kevin Morby (I Have Been To The Mountain)
Tiny Deaths (The Gardener)
Willis Earl Beal (Survive)
Yes (Beautiful Mess)
Anderson Paak (The Bird)
Clea (Dire Consequences)
Stello NYC (Pretty Thing)
Favela (Blinker)
Purple Pilgrims (Thru Evry Cell)
The Walters (I Love You So)
Lanterns On The Lake (Through The Cellar Door)
Twin Cabins (Painfully Obvious)
EinarIndra (Sometimes I’m Wrong)
The Bernard Lakes (The Motorway)
Mesita (Epilogue)

Photo credit: Cover for an issue of Epigram/e2, student magazine at the University of Bristol, by illustrator Mouni Feddag

Keep Your Chin Up

Solve SundsboHugh (Almost Done, Almost There)
Freedom Fry (The Words)
Teleman (Dusseldorf)
Agua Roja (Joey)
Remi Miles (Under Light Symphonies)
Savoir Adore (Lovers Wake)
Living (Cerulean)
Palmas (I Want To Know Your Love)
Diane Coffee (Everyday)
Banana Peels (Ave – feat. Britt Tolliver)
Michael Christmas (Big Ass Smile)
The Derevolutions (Purple, Gold & White)
Brett (Street Cleaning)
Haarm (Foxglove)
Azure Blue (Tragedy & Changes)
Tessera Skies (Such Great Heights “Raindrops”)

Photo credit: Sølve Sundsbø for Vogue Italy

No Refuge From Memory

Raymond DepardonMates Of State (Beautiful Kids)
C-Duncan (Here To There)
In Tall Buildings (Unmistakable)
Redspencer (Ride It Out)
Eskimeaux (Broken Necks)
Winter (Someone Like You)
Kathryn Calder (Take A Little Time)
Small Talk (Brothers)
A Yawn Worth Yelling (Start Somewhere)
Husbands (Some Surf)
Street Joy (Grow A Garden)
Born Idiot (Peter Pan)
Ezra Furman (Lousy Connection)
Trudy (All My Love)
Mind Monogram (Through The Looking Glass)
Michael Stasis (Venus Of Soap)

Photo credit: Glasgow, 1980. Photograph by Raymond Depardon

Quite Contrary

Houndstooth (No News From Home)
Two Sheds (I Am My Own)
Rozi Plain (Friend City)
Girlpool (Before The World Was Big)
Natalie McCool (Pins)
Vök (Waterfall)
Band Of Gold (But In the Movie Baby)
Summer Camp (Beyond Clueless)
Stealing Sheep (Greed)
Jack + Eliza (Diamonds)
Maria Minerva (The Beginning)
Jenny Hval (The Battle Is Over)
Salvadarlings (Another Phase)
Part-Time Friends (Home)
Wilsen (Garden)
Lyla Foy (Place Too Low)
Saba Lou (Until The End)

Photo credit: Illustration by Marie Assénat

My Friends Are Awesome

Melissa ZexterJohnny Sands (Arno Arno)
Champs (Vamala)
San Fermin (Emily)
Fazerdaze (Jennifer)
Coastgaard (Rose)
Gap Dream (Fantastic Sam)
Kissing Party (Justine)
Minks (Margot)
Breakfast (Sofia)
Conveyor (Anne)
Stealing Sheep (Genevieve)
Lightning Bug (Bobby)
Sulky Boy (Carmela)
Schultz And Forever (Silvia)
Djokovic (Edmund)
Celestial Shore (Valerie)

Photo credit: Cardinal, embroidered portrait by Melissa Zexter

Unexplained Mysteries Of The Universe

Hollis Brown ThorntonThe Dandelion (In The Shadow Of Light)
Beach Baby (No Mind No Money)
Salvadarlings (Tied Eyes)
Gabriel Garzón-Montano (Keep On Running)
Crepes (Stages Of Fear)
The Growlers (Chinese Fountain)
Sam Cohen (Let The Mountain Come To You)
Pavo Pavo (Ran Ran Run)
The Leisure Society (Tall Black Cabins)
Abram Shook (Perfect)
Logan Hyde (My Only Friend)
Portastatic (Hey Salty)
Apache Sun (Club Noir)
Little Wings (By Now)
Bill Fay (War Machine)

Photo credit: Unexplained Mysteries of the Universe (pigment transfer on paper) by Hollis Brown Thornton

One Hundred Happy Mondays

One hundred Mondays with you. Thanks for being there!

Daisuke NimuraMoonbabies (24)
Conner Youngblood (Mercury)
Bent Shapes (Trouble)
Lyon & Lowe (One Million Chances)
Pranava Mantra (Old Room)
Surf Club (Until Then)
The Weather Station With Marine Dreams (First Letter)
Be Good (I’d Have Told You Anything)
Ages And Ages (Divisionary (Do The Right Thing))
Vanessa Contenay Quiñones (La Fille De L’Air)
Joey Fourr (Gold Boy)
Decent Lovers (Compromising Young Thing)
Peter Matthew Bauer (Philadelphia Raga)
Louds (Ways)
Seasick Mama (Cooked Inside Out)
Deep Sea Diver (One By One)
SOS (Dead Or Alive)
Hahah (Out Of Touch)
Sye Elaine Spence (Bloom)

Photo credit: Illustration by Daisuke Nimura

Ho! Ho! Ho!

Scott BensonMaylee Todd (I Don’t Intend To Spend Christmas Without You)
Ages And Ages (We Need A Little Christmas)
Harper Lee (Bad Christmas)
Sha La Das (Sha La Da La La (Christmas Time))
Will Ivy (It’s Cold Outside)
Hello Goodbye (While We’re Still Young)
Dent May (I’ll Be Stoned For Christmas)
The Bird And The Bee (12 Days Of Christmas)
!!! (And Anyway It’s Christmas)
Work Drugs (Nicholas)
Champagne Riot (Xmas Safari)
Dan Croll (A Guardian Christmas)
Gruff Rhys (Post Apocalypse Christmas)
Goldenboy (O’Holy Night)
Steve Fifield (Bootlegger Christmas)
Seth Pettersen (I Called You Last Christmas)
David Myles (Santa Never Brings Me A Banjo)
Tangarine (I Like Christmas (But I Can’t Stand The Cold))
My Morning Jacket (Please Come Home For Christmas)
Kashka (Empty Sleigh (Where’s Rudolph))
NASA – Apollo 8: Merry Christmas
She & Him (The Christmas Waltz)

Photo credit: Yule Goat by Scott Benson