NE159: An Exclusive Mix By… TR/ST

As TR/ST winds its Joyland tour down with North American dates over the next couple weeks, Robert Alfons steps in to share an exclusive mix of forlorn set pieces, including Cocteau Twins, Harold Budd, Jessy Lanza and several relative obscurities. The producer/shape-shifting singer also sent us the following note:

Breathing all the fire, you chase the mercy down, I’m getting used to the loneliest of sounds. The Voltage running mighty, your joy personified, you’ve fallen inwards all while hopping heights of heights.”

Tracklisting:
LIAR – Pygmalion
Mokadem – Pretend Ur Mine
Sleep Party People – Chin
Detz – March
Jessy Lanza – Move Closer
Cocteau Twins – Oomingmak
Castle If – Trapeze Artist
Harold Budd – The Serpent (In Quiksilver)
Justin Robertson – Love Moment (Ulrich Schnauss Remix)
Tarantula X – 1998

TR/ST tour dates:
9/26 Las Vegas, NV – Beauty Bar
9/27 Los Angeles, CA – The Fonda Theatre
9/28 San Francisco, CA – Mezzanine
9/30 Portland, OR – Branx
10/1 Seattle, WA – Neumos
10/3 Calgary, AB – Saits The Gateway
10/4 Edmonton, AB – Pawn Shop
10/5 Saskatoon, SK – Amigos Cantina
10/7 Winnipeg, MB – Union Sound Hall
10/9 Chicago, IL – Lincoln Hall
10/10 Toronto, ON – Danforth Music Hall