Kitsune Noir Mixcast / No.040

It’s been quite a while since the last Mixcast, I guess I’ve been trying to refuel myself. It’s nuts to think that I’ve made 40 of these so far, just 12 away from an entire year of Mixcasts. I actually think the little break was good for me. I have a bunch of rad new songs to share and this is honestly one of my favorites in recent memory. There’s brand new stuff from Arcade Fire, Blonde Redhead and The Books as well as some smaller artists like Brothertiger, Twin Sister and Gold Panda.

I also decided to not record myself this week because I’m waiting on my new microphone to come in the mail, then you’ll have to listen to me blab on and on. Enjoy the momentary silence.

It’s also important to note that the images for this week’s Mixcast come from my friend Ed Fladung. Honestly, I don’t remember how I met Ed, but I think it was through my blog and possibly over Twitter. Ed is a fantastic photographer who lives in Mexico, taking really great surf photos and talking about design and websites and all kinds of good stuff. Definitely take a peak at his portfolio and his blog as well.

Here’s this week’s tracklist:
You by Gold Panda
Tell Me Why by M.I.A.
Sprawl II (Mountains Beyond Mountains) by Arcade Fire
The Passenger by Stars
Silver Sands by Stereolab
Baseball Cards by Wavves
Lady Daydream by Twin Sister
And the World Laughs With You by Flying Lotus
Lovers by Brothertiger
Here Sometimes by Blonde Redhead
Ending of Me by Admiral Radley
Sun Arrow by Candy Claws
Free Translator by The Books


16 Comments Kitsune Noir Mixcast / No.040

  1. Andy July 26, 2010 at 5:09 PM

    Love the Gold Panda song. Checked out some more of their stuff and they are great. Thanks!

  2. José Luis July 26, 2010 at 5:36 PM

    I love how mild this mixcast is, perfect for a monday ’cause it made me chill while working

  3. Anna July 26, 2010 at 8:22 PM

    Sprawl #2 is definitely my fav off the new Arcade Fire so far. great mix!

  4. Bobby Solomon July 26, 2010 at 9:35 PM

    @Andy – Yeah, they’re really fun.

    @José – Glad you like it sir :)

    @Anna – Mine too, it’s pretty dance-y for Arcade Fire.

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  6. berlinoise July 27, 2010 at 2:11 AM

    isn’t gold panda a single person ?

    <3 brothertiger. chillwave ain't dead.

  7. jse July 27, 2010 at 2:28 AM


  8. Rob McDougall July 27, 2010 at 2:30 PM

    Hey Bobby,

    Would love to see this up on Mixcloud! I think we spoke about Soundcloud a while back, but as far as I know Mixcloud won’t charge you for having lots of listeners…

    Love this tracklisting, seems right up my alley. Hope you can check out my mixes:

  9. fede July 27, 2010 at 2:44 PM

    Baseball Cards is without a doubt the best song on King Of The Beach, great choice.

  10. eblouissante July 28, 2010 at 6:12 AM

    Breathtaking art!

  11. rainer July 29, 2010 at 12:13 AM

    hey kitsunes,

    thanks for posting all the great stuff. i am totally addicted to your website!
    unfortunately i couldn’t download your latest mixcast (No.40).
    the website says “invalid or deleted file”.
    could you check this? i would love to here the mixcast.

    thank you very much in advance.

    greets, r

  12. Bobby Solomon July 29, 2010 at 12:16 AM

    @Rainer – Just checked it and it works fine for me. Wish I could be of more help!

  13. rainer July 30, 2010 at 1:46 AM


    dunno why (i tried it a thousand times), but now it worked. thanks for checking.
    keep on rockin’!

  14. Jenn Kitagawa July 30, 2010 at 9:30 AM

    I’m loving this mixcast. Can’t wait for the next one!

  15. JoeLamour July 31, 2010 at 1:57 AM

    Tell Me Why is such a great song.

  16. hunn December 27, 2010 at 9:39 AM

    This mix is just brilliant.

    Much love from Singapore.

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