[JBI!] TBE Presents: Fever For The Flavor – A Mix for L.A.

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Los Angeles, the city of a million legends and a million disappointed tourists. Its too big to take in by foot and too confusing and traffic-packed to really see by car. It really isn’t a city at all, but more of a collection of cities that all happen to touch each other and give the illusion of being unified. However, while the city/ies may be sprawling and disjointed, they share a role as muse for great music. As I have simmered here this past two weeks I have been compiling my list of great L.A. songs. Some tribute, some complaint, but all about L.A. The mix’s title comes from Bran Van 3000’s “Drinking in L.A.” whose lyrics seemed strikingly poignant during this 26th year of my life. Oh, and it also reminds me of all the good eatin’ I miss when I’m away from L.A. Mmmmm, tacos…..

What is your favorite L.A. song/story/riot/natural disaster/celebrity sighting?

Download “Fever For The Flavor – A Mix for L.A.”

Tracklist and individual downloads after the jump.

1. Art Brut – Moving To L.A.

2. Weekend Warriors – Take Me To LA

3. Pacific! – Sunset Blvd

4. Panoramic & True – California

5. Bran Van 3000 – Drinking in L.A.

6. Eagles of Death Metal – WannaBe in L.A.

7. Elle Milano – Meanwhile In Hollywood

8. Busy P ft. Murs – To Protect And Entertain (Crookers Remix)

9. Sugarcult – Los Angeles

10. Razorlight – Los Angeles Waltz

11. The Decembrists – Los Angeles, I’m Yours

12. Nada Surf – Hollywood

13. Shwayze – Hollywood

14. Death Cab For Cutie – Why You’d Want To Live Here

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