PMA x Brainbheats: Mixcloud's Celebration of Curation


We asked our multi-talented homie, Brainbheats (producer/pianist/composer/member of our favorite new band The Pass) to put together a killer mix for Mixcloud's first birthday. Here is what he had to say about his mix: "The approach I took was half driving mix tape, half DJ set. I feel like driving music and a good DJ set have many of the same qualities. I picked music that you could just as easily dance to or listen to, and varied enough to keep things interesting from song to song. The songs that I picked also fall into that category of songs I want everyone else to hear. Finally, I wanted to keep it continuous like a DJ set, and in that sense, I let the playlist develop organically by having the flow of the set dictate what came next." Listen to the mix in the player above; read on for the full tracklist and MP3.

Rafter - No Fucking Around
Friendly Fires - Photobooth
Secret Machines - Faded Lines
Javelin - Tryouts
Childish Gambino - Bitch, Look At Me Now
Crystal Castles - Magic Spells
M.I.A. - Pull Up the People
Deadmau5 - Some Chords
Tanlines - Real Life
Squarepusher - A Journey to Reedham
Nine Inch Nails - Echoplex
David Byrne and Brian Eno - Help Me Somebody
Bjork - Declare Independence
Aphex Twin - Meltphace 6

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