Follow me on Spotify:

    A sample of playlists:

  1. Indie Folk Inbox
    A continuously growing list of folk / Americana / indie that’s peaked my interest this year. It’s on the slower side.
    Artists like: Tallest Man on Earth, First Aid Kit, Josh Ritter, Andrew Bird, Rising Appalachia
  2. Fun Folk Jammin
    Faster folk with a hint of bluegrass.
    Artists like: Shakey Graves, Trampled by Turtles, Middle Brother, The Avett Brothers.
  3. Focus: Study / Post Rock
    Music without lyrics to study to.
    Artists like: Explosions in the Sky, Khruangbin, Sigur Ros, Helios.
  4. Focus: Piano
    Piano and solo piano for serious work sessions.
    Artists like: Ludovici Einaudi, Philip Glass, Chopin, Erik Satie, Yann Tiersen.
  5. Downtempo Bliss
    Chill jazzy and ambient with hip hop influence.
    Artists like: Emancipator, Gramatik, Bonobo, Little People, Blockhead, Quantic.

A few playlists I made on 8tracks before I got Spotify, mostly of the slow indie folk and trip hop variety.
Soon to come – music for focus / studying / concentration and music to complement your yoga practice.

In Nature You Will Find Me from vancity on 8tracks Radio (69min – 17 tracks)
Hozier – Cherry Wine [4:00] Gregory Alan Isakov – Saint Valentine [3:24] First Aid Kit – In The Hearts Of Men [4:14] Run River North – Growing Up [4:04] Iron & Wine – Each Coming Night [3:28] Mumford & Sons – Thistle & Weeds (Live At Shepherd’s Bush Empire, London) [5:39] Hey Ocean!, Aidan Knight, Friendly Fires (Arcade Fire) – Sprawl II (Mountains Beyond Mountains) [6:18] Twin Bandit – Twin Bandit – Waiting (YouTube rip) [3:30] Kelly Latimore – Keeper of Bees [3:10] First Aid Kit – Ghost Town [4:47] Gregory Alan Isakov – Amsterdam [3:19] Soko – First Love Never Die [4:22] Mumford & Sons – Timshel [2:53] Blind Pilot – Oviedo [3:53] Sea Wolf – The Garden You Planted [4:02] Liza Anne – 1,000 Years [3:39] The Tallest Man on Earth – Like the Wheel [3:28]

Acoustic for Good People from vancity on 8tracks Radio (18 tracks)

Iron & Wine – Such Great Heights
The Lumineers – Slow It Down
Middle Brother – Wilderness
Regina Spektor – Samson
Langhorne Slim & The Law – On The Attack
The Tallest Man on Earth – The Dreamer
Ray LaMontagne – Jolene
Sea Wolf – Leaves in the River
Dylan LeBlanc – If the Creek Don’t Rise
Benjamin Francis Leftwich – Atlas Hands
The Ultimate Bearhug – Foolish Things
Damien Rice – Delicate
Glen Hansard & Marketa Irglova – If You Want Me
City and Colour – Old Man (Neil Young Cover)

Step 1: Trip. Step 2: Hop from vancity on 8tracks Radio (31 tracks)

Que Sera Wax Tailor
Just Jammin’ Gramatik
Hot Like Sauce (Rustified remix) Pretty Lights
Dream Machine Mark Farina
Until The Morning Thievery Corporation
Tearin’ It Up Gramatik
More Important Than Michael Jordan Pretty Lights
Music Takes Me Up Mr. Scruff feat. Alice Russell
Bei mir bist du schön (dub) Waldeck
Ungodly Fruit Wax Tailor
Up & Down Loopa Scava Meets Cayetano
Don’t Get Weary Gramatik
Minor Swing Belleruche
Jimmy’s Gang (Radio Edit) Parov Stelar
Ordinary Man (feat. White Jive) Chinese Man
Land of… St. Germain
The State of the Union Thievery Corporation
Afros in Ya J-Boogie’s Dubtronic Science
There Ya Go (feat. John Popper) Beats Antique
Autumn Evening Breeze Sound Providers
Silver Bonobo
I’ve Got That Tune Chinese Man
Runaway Beats Antique
Wick Wack – Mellow Soul Fruit Mark Farina
Hayling (radio edit) FC Kahuna
Interlude Two Omega One
Mars Micatone
Private Lawns (Live) Angus & Julia Stone

Never gonna sing another sad song again from vancity on 8tracks Radio (35 tracks)

I Made a Resolution Sea Wolf
Keep Askin’ Citizen Cope
Skinny Love Birdy
Jolene Ray LaMontagne
Such Great Heights Iron & Wine
Simple Math Manchester Orchestra
Now at Last Feist
Fake Plastic Trees Radiohead
Hurt Johnny Cash
If I Could Blue Merle
Without a Word Birdy
Political Scientist Ryan Adams
God of Wine Third Eye Blind
Till the Sun Turns Black Ray LaMontagne
D’Artagnan’s Theme Citizen Cope
Alibi David Gray
We’ve Been Had The Walkmen
Poor Boy Blind Pilot
Sideways Citizen Cope
The Throes Two Gallants
Lines of Light The Subways
One of These Things First Nick Drake
The Scientist Natasha Bedingfield
New York City’s Killing Me Ray LaMontagne and the Pariah Dogs
3 Rounds and a Sound Blind Pilot
Love for Granted Phoenix
Fly Low Carrion Crow Two Gallants
More Than We Burn Ivory Sky
Wake Up Arcade Fire
So Real (Live in Japan) Jeff Buckley
Cath… Death Cab for Cutie
In My Life Johnny Cash