Fear of a Black Cat (Side 2)

Year: 2019
Original Format: MP3

“The cat is cryptic, and close to strange things which men cannot see. He is the soul of antique Aegyptus, and bearer of tales from forgotten cities in Meroë and Ophir. He is the kin of the jungle’s lords, and heir to the secrets of hoary and sinister Africa. The Sphinx is his cousin, and he speaks her language; but he is more ancient than the Sphinx, and remembers that which she hath forgotten.”

–H.P. Lovecraft, “The Cats of Ulthar,” 1920

Playlist after the jump.

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Fear of a Black Cat (Side 1)

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Year: 2019
Original Format: MP3

Because they are attached to an actual date in the real world, Halloween mixes always end up being a mad scramble. But in a fun way. One year I went so far as to drive around late on the 30th delivering cassettes to people’s doorsteps.

This year I decided, for no particular reason, to pretend I was making an old-school mixtape — two sides, no more than 45 minutes each. Here’s Side 1. Playlist after the jump.

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