Background

Wasn't it beautiful, weren't we cool... Oh those days! We used to mix tapes for ourselves, our friends and... for the cutest girls whom we would impress with personalized tapes, full of music they didn't know yet. For hours we would lock ourselves in our rooms, alone with records, 12"-s, singles, a turntable and a tape-deck. A perfect mix of two times 45 minutes, and you will be remembered for ever!

Who does not remember the time 'auto reverse' was introduced? Wow, that was innovation! And innovation lasted: now we have online libraries packed full with a huge range of artists and genres.

Concept

Strangelove (a creative advertising agency based in Amsterdam) had the idea to ask music professionals to make a Mixed-Tape; a very simple idea with a really nice result. Via Spotify or Deezer, we ask music artists, record labels, DJ's and all types of creative like-minded people to put together a unique and personal playlist. Sometimes it can be related to a specific theme / event / launch, or maybe the complete opposite of what one might expect from a certain 'character'.

Spotify / Deezer

You need either Spotify or Deezer to listen to the tapes.

Follow us on Facebook, Twitter, Spotify and Deezer:

Facebook Twitter Spotify Deezer

162 A Younger Me

Henk van Straten

Rate this:

Share
Spotify Deezer

Playlist


Henk van Straten

Author of Superlul

Nederlands : Dit is de tape van mijn jongere ik. Zo van mijn vijftiende tot mijn vijfentwintigste. Maar ook nu nog. De boel slopen. Schreeuwen naar de zon. Je vuisten ballen naar God. Verdomme. Godverdomme.

English :
This is the tape of the younger me. From when i was 15 till i was 25. But also who i'm now. Destroying everything. Yelling at the sun, To ball your fists to god. Damn, Goddamn!

162 A Younger Me

by Henk van Straten

Dutch author of one of the most hilarious books ever, Henk van Straten.

43210
View tape

Henk van Straten

118 Originals

by Auxiliary tha Masterfader

Some songs have become so huge, we almost forget that they are actually a cover. Auxiliary Tha Masterfader made a big list of Originals who are less famous then the cover versions. This is a sample of that list. Listen to it and know who really made that hit song you love so so much.

43211
View tape

Auxiliary tha Masterfader

93 A bit of Everything

by Ruben Hein

There's to much I want to share with you. But here are some (!) of my essentials. This is the stuff I like to listen to. So please take your time to listen to Ahmad Jamal, Bon Iver, James Brown, Q-Tip, Chet Baker and man more. I hope you like it! And I also hope I'm allowed to do this another time, so I can share more of my favorite music..(yes, you can Ruben!!)

43210
View tape

Ruben Hein

08 Muziek voor de nacht

by Jasper van Vugt

Freelance journalist/editor for OOR, Algemeen Dagblad, CJP, NL20, Jazz Magazine, Sena Performers Magazine and Radio Mortale.

43211
View tape

Jasper van Vugt

85 Punta del Este

by Blaudzun

My pick for a hot but dark summer night on a perfect beach. These songs should be accompanied with the sound of crashing waves and lots of good wine.

43210
View tape

Blaudzun

212 Your WKND Starts Here!

by WKND

This mixtape will make your WKND start right here, right now! Studio 80's WKND residents Juri Miralles, Elias Mazian, Tim Hoeben, Bram Fidder, Tim van Citters, Joppe Muller and Tijn Benedek picked their favourite tracks of the moment, enjoy! 

View tape

WKND

249 Spring Weather Forecast

by Amp.Amsterdam

The clouds are clearing up, the sunlight is making it’s way through and the temperature is rising - time for some fresh songs!

View tape

Amp.Amsterdam

216 Getting ready for Saturday July 27th

by Welcome to the Future Festival

This mixtape is a small selection of the broad, eclectic line up Welcome to the Future Festival will be offering on July 27th at her festival taking place at 't Twiske, just above Amsterdam. From tech-house to techno and from house to deephouse, there's something here for every purveyor of quality dance music. We've selected new tracks from upcoming artists, some classics from all the legends that will be playing the festival and a few tracks that you might not know yet but really have to hear... enjoy!

View tape

Welcome to the Future Festival

#73 The story of Vulnerable

by Daniel Zuur

Some titles say it all, this tape is literally the story of Vulnerable. Every song got some elements of inspiration.

43211
View tape

Daniel Zuur

39 Inspirations

by Jungle by night

A nine-headed ensemble inspired by music away from the mainstream!

54321
View tape

Jungle by night