Frankles Monthly Mix #9 – Lithium

Welcome to Lithium (Chapter 9) The playlists might be monthly, mostly, but the same cannot be said for posting them here. I even wound up running out of chemicals with a suffix of -on, so I had to figure out how to end the year while staying on/around the periodic table. If you're looking for … Continue reading Frankles Monthly Mix #9 – Lithium


Sunday Sounds: Dreaming In Colour with Jamie xx

In an interview ahead of the xx’s sophomore album Coexist, Jamie xx said it would be a dance-inspired album, and I thought, “Finally!” But when I heard it, I spent the 40-minute length of the record waiting in vain for the breakdown. There’s so much restraint, and much of the record is spent hovering in … Continue reading Sunday Sounds: Dreaming In Colour with Jamie xx

frankles free fridays

Sure, most people know who Jamie xx is, or at the very least, they know of the xx. But many more people may not know about Mike Simonetti. For those of you that fall into the "Mike who?" camp, you're about to get a healthy education. Mike is a serial label-founder (Troubleman Unlimited, then Italians Do … Continue reading frankles free fridays

Sunday Sounds: Jon Hopkins

Modern life is full of distractions, full of thousands of voices, cars, commercials, cat videos, comic book movie trailers, songs, all vying for your ever-weakening attention. Connected-everything technology promises to make that better with to-do lists, reminders, calendars, and organizers, but it is those same devices that also offer the distractions that sliver and shred … Continue reading Sunday Sounds: Jon Hopkins