“Running Late”

A few years ago, around 2010, i made this mix for my wife. She had been gathering a (quite justified) reputation of unrepentant unpunctuality. It got so bad that people actually began liying to her about appointments, telling her they were half-an-hour or so earlier so that she could show up barely on time. This would later prove counter-productive because she caught on and would generously compensate… >_<

So I jokingly (but actually seriously) made this mix of some of our favorite jams that happened to mention time, or lateness in their lyrics or titles.  The result was a very enjoyable mix that many friends said perfectly captured her personality of unfashionable late-ness.  This, of course, did nothing to assuage it, but the theme in the mix yielded a surprisingly palatable album.

I don’t know why it’s taken me 5 years to upload it, but here it is… better late than never, aptly. Hope you like the music on your way to a late appointment 😉

Runnin' Late
a collection of time-themed tunes
  1. Place To Belong – Little Dragon
  2. My Favourite Book – Stars
  3. Too Little Too Late – Metric
  4. If Time Was For Wasting – Dylan LeBlanc
  5. It’s Too Late – Evermore
  6. Out of Time – Blur
  7. Time – Red Hot Chili Peppers
  8. The Day and the Time – Shakira & Gustavo Cerati
  9. Time To Get Away – LCD Soundsystem
  10. It’s Too Late – The Streets
  11. It’s About Time (Fat Jon remix) – Pase Rock
  12. Timebomb – Beck
  13. There’s Never Enough Time – The Postal Service
  14. Wait (Secret Stars Cover) – Death Cab for Cutie
  15. Swimmers – Broken Social Scene
  16. The Wait – Built To Spill
  17. Extra Time – Star Slinger

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