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Turntable Kitchen: The December 2011 Mix

Turntable Kitchen’s December Mix isn’t our usual mix. Instead of a heavy focus on new music, I highlight some of my favorite tracks from the past year. Unlike last year though, I didn’t focus on digital-only tracks, but instead highlight some of my favorite tracks released during the year regardless of the format it was originally released in. I hope this will help keep your holiday travels jolly and bright.

Turntable Kitchen :: The December 2011 Mix (.zip file)(on Spotify)

01. I Break Horses – Winter Beats
02. M83 – Midnight City
03. Purity Ring – Ungirthed
04. tUnE-yArDs – Gangsta
05. Com Truise – Brokendate
06. The Weeknd – The Morning
07. The-Dream – Body Work / F**k My Brains Out
08. Ford & Lopatin – Too Much Midi (Please Forgive Me)
09. Drake – Dreams Money Can Buy
10. The National – Exile Vilify
11. Real Estate – It’s Real
12. Girls – Vomit
13. Oregon Bike Trails – A Summer Thing
14. Beirut – East Harlem
15. Jay-Z & Kanye West – Otis
16. Jim Jones feat. Lloyd & Girl Talk – Believe in Magic
17. ASAP Rocky – Peso
18. Evenings – Lo-Velo
19. Cheerleader – New Daze
20. Fleet Foxes – Helplessness Blues

Photo by Neil Krug.

Posted by Matthew Hickey


Matthew is the music editor and co-founder of Turntable Kitchen. He’s addicted to vinyl records, pour over coffee, craft beer, small batch bourbon, and pan roasting pork chops.

  • Ken Caron

    I made a Rdio playlist (missing quite a few unfortunately)

  • Matthew

    Awesome! Thanks Ken!

  • kate woodrow

    Love this mix, Matt. Especially the tracks from The Weekend and Drake. Such good Friday work music. Thanks for carrying me through this morning!

  • Matthew

    Thanks Kate! I’m still listen to both of those tracks often.

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