“Holy Mixtape, Batman!”

Batman Mixtape Batman was created by artist Bob Kane and writer Bill Finger, and debuted in the 27th issue of the comic book Detective Comics on March 30, 1939. Since his first appearance, Batman has been adapted into various media such as film, radio, television, and video games, as well as numerous merchandising items. The…

The Big Lebowski Mixtape

A Chronological Mixtape The Big Lebowski is a 1998 comedy crime film written, produced, and directed by Joel and Ethan Coen. It stars Jeff Bridges as Jeffrey “The Dude” Lebowski, a Los Angeles slacker and avid bowler. He is assaulted as a result of mistaken identity, then learns that a millionaire also named Jeffrey Lebowski (David…

Merry miX-Mas Tapes !

Merry X-Mas to you all ! Merry miX-Mas Tapes ! • …and a happy New Year ! 2020 : 2020 was a Hell of a year, but 2021 can’t be worse… right ? miX-Mas Tape – Side A miX-Mas Tape – Side B DAW : Harrison Mixbus D/A Converter : SSL 2+ Cassette Deck :…

Swell Mixtape

Swell is a folk/rock band initially formed as a duo in San Francisco in 1989 by David Freel (vocals/guitar) and Sean Kirkpatrick (drums). The band recorded a self-titled debut album and released it on Freel’s own pSychosPecificMusic label in April 1990. Swell’s influences range from 80’s post-punk bands to Pink Floyd, from folk to noise pop, as well…

The Shining (Ultimate) Mixtape

Stanley Kubrick’s Shining Based On The Novel By Stephen King The Shining is a 1977 horror novel by American author Stephen King. It is King’s third published novel and first hardback bestseller; its success firmly established King as a preeminent author in the horror genre. The setting and characters are influenced by King’s personal experiences,…

Jerry Goldsmith – The Omen

The Omen is a 1976 supernatural horror film directed by Richard Donner and written by David Seltzer. An international co-production of the United Kingdom and the United States, it stars Gregory Peck, Lee Remick, David Warner, Harvey Spencer Stephens, Billie Whitelaw, Patrick Troughton, Martin Benson, and Leo McKern. American diplomat Robert Thorn and his wife Katherine…

Pink Floyd – Live at Pompeii

Pink Floyd : Live at Pompeii is a 1972 concert documentary film directed by Adrian Maben and featuring the English rock group Pink Floyd performing at the ancient Roman amphitheatre in Pompeii, Italy. Although the band perform a typical live set from the era, there is no audience beyond the basic film crew. The main…

The Sopranos Mixtape

On October 1st, 2021, HBO is releasing The Many Saints of Newark (A Sopranos Story), a prequel to David Chase‘s crime drama series The Sopranos. Directed by Alan Taylor, the movie takes place during the 1960’s and 1970’s in Newark, New Jersey, using the city’s 1967 riots as a backdrop for tensions between the Italian-American and…

007 : My Name Is Bond & James Bond Themes Mixtapes

The James Bond film series from Eon Productions features numerous musical compositions since its inception in 1962, many of which are now considered classic pieces of British film music. The best known of these pieces is the ubiquitous “James Bond Theme” composed by Monty Norman, arranged and performed by John Barry. Other instrumentals, such as the…

Nirvamind Mixtape

Nevermind is the second studio album by Seattle’s rock band Nirvana. It was released on September 24, 1991, by David Geffen Company Records. Produced by Butch Vig, it was Nirvana’s first release on a major label, as well as the first to feature drummer Dave Grohl. On September 24, 1991, an other important album was…

9/11 : A Terror Odyssey (The NORAD Mixtape)

Tuesday, September 11, 2001, four California-bound commercial airliners, which took off in the northeastern United States, were hijacked mid-flight by 19 al-Qaeda terrorists. The hijackers were organized into three groups of five hijackers and one group of four. The first plane to hit its target was American Airlines Flight 11. It was flown into the…

Sparks [Ron & Russell Mael] Mixtape

Sparks is an American pop and rock duo formed by brothers Ron (keyboards) and Russell Mael (vocals) in Los Angeles. Known for their quirky approach to songwriting, Sparks’ music is often accompanied by sophisticated and acerbic lyrics, often about women or Shakespearean literature references, and an idiosyncratic, theatrical stage presence, typified in the contrast between…