The first Greeblemix of 2009! How exciting! You know the deal.
1. Comment as often as you like, up until midnight (Mountain time), January 5th, 2009.
2. The more comments you make, the more chances you have to win.
3. No anonymous comments. Please make sure I have, or can get, your email address!
4. Winners from last month, please take a month off.
5. Tomorrow morning, I will use Random.org to randomly select three winners. Three free mix CDs, three winners!
6. Winners must be willing to give me their snail mail to send the CDs.
7. No need to have to have a blog to enter. We are equal opportunity around here.
While I am at it, I should mention some of my favorite music from 2008. It was a good one, seeing as 3 of my very very favorite musicians (Keane, Jason Mraz and James Morrison) put out new albums. And I already saw Jason, I’m seeing James in 2 weeks with Adele – so c’monnnn Keane!!!
Adele – 19
Bauhaus – Go Away White
Brendan James – The Day is Brave
Brett Dennen – Hope For The Hopeless
Eric Hutchinson – Sounds Like This
Hilary McRae – Through These Walls
James Morrison – Songs for You, Truths for Me
Jamie Lidell – Jim
Jason Mraz -We Sing. We Dance. We Steal Things.
Jenny Lewis – Acid Tongue
Keane – Perfect Symmetry
The Kooks – Konk
Lenka – Lenka
Lizz Wright – The Orchard
Michael Franti & Spearhead – All Rebel Rockers
Poi Dog Pondering – 7
Priscilla Ahn – A Good Day
The Sea and Cake – Car Alarm
Sia – Some People Have Real Problems
Thriving Ivory – Thriving Ivory
Tokyo Police Club – Elephant Shell
Tristan Prettyman – Hello
Vampire Weekend – Vampire Weekend
The Verve – Forth
The Weepies – Hideaway
Weezer – Red Album
How about you? Did you find anything you loved in 2008?
(UPDATE: This is NOT the Greeblemix for this month, but my fave albums list of 2008! Although, some some songs from these guys do make an appearance. And many songs from these albums have appeared all year long in previous Greeblemixes.)