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Free mixes created by and exclusively for Headphone Commute

    Fragmented Dialogue (Low Light Mixes / Ambientblog Mix)

    Fragmented Dialogue (Low Light Mixes / Ambientblog Mix)

    Peter van Cooten of Ambientblog is no stranger to Headphone Commute. We have been musing on our discoveries for almost a decade now, exchanging mixes and words in a tightly knit musical network. His first mix for Headphone Commute podcast appeared back in 2011, titled Dawn Secrets and it features many of my favourite artists to this day. I think it's only fair to say that Dave Michuda of Low Light Mixes is also part of the said "network", with his first mixed for Headphone Commute appearing in August of 2010 (also a decade ago), titled The Landscape Listens. For this special syndicated podcast, Dave and Peter create a cooperative voyage, each taking their turns to conduct and manoeuvre this ship in complex sonic waters to deliver you safely ashore, while in the process forever tattooing their message on your map of existence. Enjoy! For a more detailed description, full track listing and more information about this mix, please visit headphonecommute.com

    Morgen Wurde - Dominions Of Our Time

    Morgen Wurde - Dominions Of Our Time

    On today’s episode of Headphone Commute, we’re featuring an eclectic selection of tunes curated by a German composer, J. Wolfgang Röttger, who records under his moniker Morgen Wurde. About three years ago, I was completely mesmerized by his "Assassinous Act" for Time Released Sound which is still appearing on my occasional rotations. He has also contributed to the long-running Pop Ambient compilation series, curated by the one and only Wolfgang Voigt. There are a lot of familiar tracks and some new discoveries on this mix, which give you a glimpse into this artist’s influences that inevitably shape his sound. For a more detailed description, full track listing and more information about this mix, please visit headphonecommute.com

    Orangewarrior - Retro 97 Mix

    Orangewarrior - Retro 97 Mix

    In order to understand the present, sometimes one must look into the past. It is, after all, the memories that make up the “you” of who you are. If you are to erase them, and your past, would you be an entirely new person? Perhaps you’ll make the same mistakes again. And buy all that expensive vinyl. In the case of Orangewarrior, the past includes a collection of electronic and ambient music of the mid-90s. And that precisely coincides with my very own “becoming” of the time, which is why I’m very much excited about this special mix. This is a fun journey down the memory lane which I hope you will enjoy with us. For a more detailed description, full track listing and more information about this mix, please visit headphonecommute.com

    worriedaboutsatan - Headphone Commute Mix

    worriedaboutsatan - Headphone Commute Mix

    Gavin Miller is back, this time with his worriedaboutsatan project, showcasing some of his favourite pieces, including a few of his own, like the opener taken from his latest release for n5MD. We live in a strange and unstable world, but the only constant that remains is all of this music. So when I find myself overwhelmed with the latest events, I turn to meditation through sound, with a journey curated by someone else. Through this mix, I feel like we are listening together, and as such, connected again. 'I made this mix with not much in mind, to be honest,' says Miller of his selection, 'I’ve been listening to all sorts of music lately, and I just wanted it to be a fair reflection of that more than anything.' For a more detailed description, full track listing and more information about this mix, please visit headphonecommute.com

    Mnemonic45 - Sky Is A Painter

    Mnemonic45 - Sky Is A Painter

    Time goes by. Time stands still. Time loops upon itself. And if it wasn’t for the sound, changing as it flows through time, and for the clouds, nudging time as they pass through, we wouldn’t even notice all the changes. Was it really you, a month ago, a year and a decade, and was it really me? Or is it still somewhere out there, in other space, in other time? And as we measure time in colours of the seasons, in music of the spheres, and in the ever-present change, it’s through transitions of ourselves, in time, that we experience this ‘living’. Today’s mix is inspired by such passages through time. And as time appears to stand still, we may be experiencing an enormous transition for the entire humankind. It’s better with this music. For a more detailed description, full track listing and more information about this mix, please visit headphonecommute.com

    Roel Funcken - Australian Bushfire Sampler Mix

    Roel Funcken - Australian Bushfire Sampler Mix

    Today we have a 3.5 hour showcase by Roel Funcken, who has put together a Sampler Mix from a double-volume Australia Bushfire Compilation, which he has curated for Touched Music. This is a benefit release approaching 70+ tracks selected from the musicians around the world to raise funds 'for the rescue, preservation and safe sanctuary of koalas and other vulnerable wildlife affected by the unprecedented catastrophic fires of the Australian Black Summer (September 2019 – February 2020) resulting in a massive loss of habitable forests.' Yes, during the current global [human] crisis it’s easy to forget about the disaster that has recently occurred on a remote continent, but it’s important to remember and support this endangered species in the time of need. I hope you enjoy and support this endeavour by purchasing the compilation, as 100% of profits will be donated to Australians for Animals for Koala Habitat. For a more detailed description, full track listing and more information about this mix, please visit headphonecommute.com

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
44 Ratings

44 Ratings

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One of my favorite podcasts. Masterful and mesmerizing music. Painstakingly curated by one of the best in the biz.

poetlocked ,

Perfect

Just what i needed for the background to working my art forms. I could be sewing, working out this is the perfect podcast for all of that. Keep it up. Glad I found you!!

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Flawless

I never thought a site like this could exist. Perfectly curated music, a place to discover new artists, thematically mixed…I could on but would rather throw my cans back on and listen more. Please keep up this fantastic work.

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