As you may have heard earlier this month, EA Sports decided to do the right thing: release the new version of NBA Jam as a separate entity from NBA Elite 11. For people like me who essentially worship the original arcade game, this is fantastic news. Considering the game gets its proper release in about two weeks, I felt it was only appropriate to give the game a good tribute with the title of this mixtape.
As usual, you'll get the varied selections from our writers - everything from Kings of Leon to Coil. As the writer who has to put these mixes together at the end of every month, I greatly enjoy the variety our writers bring to the table. Maybe having 28 writers on the staff does that for you.
- Suis La Lune - In a Deep Hole With Clay and Remorse
- Sleigh Bells - Tell 'Em
- Electric Six - American Cheese
- Javiera Mena - Hasta La Verdad
- Le Révélateur - Statues
- Kings of Leon - Radioactive
- King Tuff - Sun Medallion
- Titus Andronicus - No Future, Pt. III (Escape From No Future)
- Coil - Tattooed Man
- Strawfoot - Strawfoot Waltz
- Atlas Sound - Criminals
- Deep Thinkers - The Technicolor B-Boy Slide Show
- ANBB - I Wish I Was a Mole in the Ground
- Spiritualized - Electricity
- Mark McGuire - Brothers (For Matt)
- Echo & the Bunnymen - The Cutter
- Circle Takes the Square - A Crater to Cough In
- Star Slinger - Deerhunter - Helicopter (Star Slinger Remix)
- Band in Heaven - A Tunnel Into Your Dreams (Demo)
- Thoughts Paint the Sky - Akt II: Konflikt - Zwickmühle
(photo from Altered Zones)
Other matters from October:
- All of LPC's staff would like to thank our 5,665 visitors to the site last month. That's a new monthly record of visitors for the blog!
- The complete plans for our end-of-year bash on the blog will be posted soon. In addition to the staff polls, we'll add something for the readers as well.
- We can't encourage you enough to leave comments on our posts. We want your feedback!