Dance Electronic Folk Indie Indie Pop JayeL Audio Mixtape Post Rock

MIXTAPE: JayeL Audio 4-01-15 ft Lord Huron, Toro y Moi, CRUISR, Cashmere Cat & more

Its mixtape time. No foolin’. This month’s edition of JayeL Audio has an adequate balance of a multitude of genres, that should please most of you. Indie pop shined with percussive cuts like Robyn Sherwell’s hypnotizing “Islander” and Broken Back’s tropical pop influenced gem “Hacyon Birds”. Hazy rock made a triumphant return with Tame Impala’s […]

Afro Pop Covers

The Very Best – Maso Luso (Mumford & Sons cover)

Afro pop outfit The Very Best recently played with Mumford & Sons as part of the Gentelmen of The Road tour. In doing so, The Very Best did what many cannot do: cover Mumford & Sons. The band put their own triumphant spin on “Below My Feet” as they only could. Stream below. BONUS: Dan […]

JayeL Audio Mixtape

MIXTAPE: JayeL Audio 10-4-12

Considering my recent 60 hour work weeks, I’ll keep this short and sweet. I would be totally okay if Florence sang on every Calvin Harris track and became a new age dance queen. Electric Guest is good in their own right, but their Little Dragon cover might be my favorite of the year. Enjoy. Leave […]


CONTEST: 2012 Grammy Nominations

While not always relevant to what the kids listen to these days, last year’s Grammy awards went a long way for big bands in my world that don’t necessarily fall in the “commercial” category. Mumford & Sons and Avett Brothers had breakout performances, while somehow Arcade Fire won top honors for The Suburbs and The […]


STREAM: Mumford & Sons – The Enemy

Yes, we all need some new Mumford & Sons. The lads were asked to contribute to Andrea Arnold’s film adaptation of Emily Brontë’s Wuthering Heights, out in the UK today. Mumford’s site says there is no plans to release their piece “The Enemy”, but I wouldn’t be surprised if it ends up as a bonus […]

Covers Indie Mixtape

NEW MIXTAPE: JayeL Audio 7-29-11

Boom Box tee designed by Alex Solis available at Threadless Whoops. Sorry for the music overload, but a lot has happened since those 4th of July mixtapes. M83 decided to drop their glowing first single from Hurry Up, We’re Dreaming, Calvin Harris figured he wanted to continue making people groove and Mumford & Sons and […]

Covers Indie JayeL Audio Mixtape

New Mixtape: JayeL Audio 7-26-11

photo via Joakim Johnson and available for purchase at Threadless. New music time. It may only be July, but this edition may have one of my favorite tracks of the year in Gotye’s “Somebody That I Used To Know”. Go ahead and try to ignore the chemistry with Kimbra and the chorus that will somehow […]