Hometown Glory 4:31 Adele 19 Pop
All Of My Days 4:59 Alexi Murdoch Time Without Consequence New Age
Colors (With Norah Jones) 2:40 Amos Lee Amos Lee Pop
Shadow of a Man 5:03 Bedouin Soundclash Sounding A Mosaic Rock
In Other Words 5:32 Ben Kweller Freak Out, it’s… Ben Kweller General Rock
Just Pretend 2:59 The Bens The Bens Other
Blood Bank 4:45 Bon Iver Blood Bank Folk
First Day Of My Life 3:09 Bright Eyes I’m Wide Awake It’s Morning Alternative & Punk
Let the Cables Sleep 5:24 Bush Cafe Del Mar Volume 1 Electronica
To Build A Home (Edit) 2:59 The Cinematic Orchestra Ma Fleur Alternative & Punk
I Just Don’t Think I’ll Ever Get Over You 5:21 Colin Hay
Colorblind 3:25 The Counting Crows Cruel Intentions Soundtrack Soundtrack
Volcano 3:21 Damien Rice O Folk
Pollen and Salt 4:29 Daphne Loves Derby On the Strength of All Convinced Alternative 100 1
Grace’s Amazing Hands 3:41 Dave Barnes Three Then Four Blues
Quiet Houses 3:32 Fleet Foxes Fleet Foxes Alternative
Disappear 4:57 The Gabe Dixon Band The Gabe Dixon Band Rock 5
Either Way 4:36 Guster Lost and Gone Forever Rock
Two Points For Honesty 3:33 Guster Lost and Gone Forever Other
Over You 4:00 Jay Nash The Things You Think You Need Rock 3
Small Town Boy 3:15 Josh Kelley For The Ride Home Blues
Track 06 2:50 Kevin Hammond
Homesick 3:14 Kings Of Convenience Riot On An Empty Street Indie
Somewhere In Between 4:14 Lifehouse
French Cafe 3:32 Marc Broussard Momentary Setback
Astair 2:58 Matt Costa The Elasmosaurus EP Folk
Lily Two 4:03 matt pond PA Emblems Alternative & Punk
Sweetness In Starlight 4:48 Matt Wertz Twentythree Places Pop
Inside of Love 4:59 Nada Surf Let Go Rock
Crazy 4:15 Nine Days The Madding Crowd Alternative & Punk
Something Pretty 3:14 Patrick Park Loneliness Knows My Name Rock
The Great Escape 3:07 Patrick Watson Close to Paradise Pop
EZ 4:42 Pete Yorn Musicforthemorningafter genre
I Wish You Love 2:24 Rachael Yamagata Happenstance
She Hung the Moon 5:38 Rockwell Church Warm Up The Gong Techno 100
Breathe Me 4:35 Sia Colour The Small One Lo-Fi
Out Of My League 3:38 Stephen Speaks Doubting Thomas Acoustic
Let That Be Enough 2:39 Switchfoot Rock
Poetry & Aeroplanes 3:34 Teitur Poetry & Aeroplanes Folk
Oxygen 4:51 Willy Mason Untitled EP Alt Rock

Scott and I have been together for 8 years and during this time Scott has made me an uncountable number of mixed CD’s of beautiful music.  It was a always such a nice surprise and something I very much looked forward to.  Sometimes the CD’s would arrive via mail, tucked under the windshield wiper on my car, in a card, or waiting for me on the kitchen table.  These CD’s have become snap shots of our journey as a couple and capture significant moments in our lives. I am grateful for the memories we share through music.  Even though I consider myself to be musically challenged (I couldn’t sing well to save my life!) and Scott to be musically gifted we have been able to share so much through songs.

Well, tonight we took a little trip down memory lane, recalling our lives at the time each song made its way on to one of my mixed CD’s.  We sang along like a couple of love struck nerds, laughed, and found some hidden gems that had been long forgotten.  I have compiled some of my favorites and hope you enjoy :)

Hometown Glory Adele

All Of My Days Alexi Murdoch

Colors (With Norah Jones) Amos Lee

In Other Words Ben Kweller

Just Pretend The Bens

Blood Bank Bon Iver

First Day Of My Life Bright Eyes

To Build A Home The Cinematic Orchestra

I Just Don’t Think I’ll Ever Get Over You Colin Hay

Colorblind The Counting Crows

Volcano Damien Rice

Pollen and Salt Daphne Loves Derby

Grace’s Amazing Hands Dave Barnes

Disappear The Gabe Dixon Band

Two Points For Honesty Guster

Over You Jay Nash

Small Town Boy Josh Kelley

Broken Down Kevin Hammond

Homesick Kings Of Convenience

Somewhere In Between Lifehouse

French Cafe Marc Broussard

Astair Matt Costa

Lily Two Matt Pond PA

Sweetness In Starlight Matt Wertz

Inside of Love Nada Surf

Crazy Nine Days

Something Pretty Patrick Park

The Great Escape Patrick Watson

EZ Pete Yorn

I Wish You Love Rachael Yamagata

She Hung the Moon Rockwell Church

Breathe Me Sia

Out Of My League Stephen Speaks

Let That Be Enough Switchfoot

Sleeping with the Lights on Teitur

Oxygen Willy Mason

Always stop to enjoy the music :)

Happy Monday!