Dan Sanith, mejor conocido como Caribou, acaba de hacer historia. Puso a disposición de todos nosotros un mixtape compuesto por mil canciones llamado, aptamente, “The Longest Mixtape”. Todas ellas importantes para él, para su vida y para su carrera.
Es tan largo que el embed de youtube sólo permite reproducir 200 canciones. Entre ellas hay unas de Kanye West, Arthur Russell, Madvillain, los Zombies, Pusha T, Wire, Missy Elliot y un chinguero más. Incluso escribió una nota, transcrita textualmente acá abajo:
NOTE: PLEASE LISTEN TO THIS PLAYLIST ON SHUFFLE.
The last few years of my life have been incredible, thanks in large part to all of you – so I’ve been thinking of how to say thank you.
As you can imagine, music has been a central love of my life since I was a teenager and over the years I’ve been introduced to a lot that has stayed with me. I’ve collected the majority of that music here – and I thought sharing it with you seemed like one way I could say thanks.
I’m sure some things are under-represented or over-represented, but roughly speaking this is a musical history of my life. Of course a lot of this music has come to me through my friends – thank you to Koushik, Kieran, Jeremy, Gary, Brandon, Jason, Sam, Ketan, Ryan, Toby and many others…
Also, please share music with me that you think I would like but is not included here, in the hope this becomes a dialogue rather than a monologue.
I suggest you listen to this on shuffle as I made no attempt to sequence these tracks – I just entered them as I browsed along the shelves in my record collection. If you see dead links or duplicate songs please tweet me @caribouband.
I hope you find something to enjoy here. Thanks,
Aquí abajo el embed de youtube, pero si quieren checar las mil canciones den click acá: