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Mixtapes 2014 & Musical In Memoriam

Jim and Greg present their Mixtapes for 2014 with their favorite songs of the year. And they remember some music greats.

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2014 In Memoriam

Jim and Greg remember some great musical figures who died in 2014. Here are just some of the people we'll miss.

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The Best Songs of 2014 - Mixtapes

Before 2014 gets too far back in our rearview mirror, Jim and Greg tackle the timeless art of making a mixtape featuring their favorite songs from 2014. Each host plays a selection of tracks off their mix, but you can stream both in their entirety below.

Featured Songs

  1. The Valentinos, It's All Over Now,, Single, SAR, 1964
  2. Jimmy Scott, Nothing Compares 2 U,, Single, WEA, 1999
  3. Faces, Stay With Me, A Nod Is As Good As a Wink.., to a Blind Horse, Warner Bros., 1971
  4. The Rolling Stones, Live with Me, Let It Bleed, Decca, 1969
  5. Los Campesinos, It Started With a Mixx, Sticking Fingers Into Sockets EP, Wichita, 2007
  6. Lykke Li, I Never Learn, I Never Learn, Atlantic, 2014
  7. Wussy, Acetylene, Attica!, Shake It Records, 2014
  8. Goat, Talk to God, Commune, Sub Pop, 2014
  9. TV On the Radio, Quartz, Seeds, Harvest, 2014
  10. Sharon Van Etten, Your Love Is Killing Me, Are We There, Jagjaguwar, 2014
  11. Miss Shevaughn & Yuma Wray, Blue Dream, Lean Into the Wind, Seven Dead Arson, 2014
  12. The Preachers, Blue Planet Eyes, Blue Planet Eyes, Harvest, 2014
  13. The Rentals, Traces of Our Tears, Lost In Alphaville, Polyvinyl, 1999
  14. The Muffs, Weird Boy Next Door, Whoop Dee Doo, Burger Records, 2014
  15. David Rees, T4ouble, APHEX SWIFT, Self-released, 2014
  16. Meghan Trainor, All About That Bass, Title, Epic, 2014
  17. The Tweens, Be Mean, Tweens, Frenchkiss, 2014
  18. The Vaselines, Number One Crush, V for Vaselines, Rosary, 2014
  19. Aphex Twin, Alberto Balsam, …I Care Because You Do, Warp, 1995
  20. Ciara, Pick the Phone, Goodies, LaFace, 2004
  21. Groove 8, Curious Poses, Curious Poses, Self-released, 2014
  22. Holy Sons, Transparent Powers, The Fact Facer, Thrill Jockey, 2014
  23. Kimbra, Miracle, The Golden Echo, Warner Bros, 2014

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