A mix brought together in a swirl of inspiration associated with the Mexican celebration of dia de los muertos (Day of the Dead) as well as a radio show that I heard on NPR a few months back. The mix features, mostly, music from dead musicians and songs that are played in a minor key.

Harold Melvin & The Blue NotesWake Up Everybody (DJ Apt One Edit)
B.B. King- Better Not Look Down
James BrownThe Boss (Disco Tech Edit)
Bill Withers - Lovely Day (LNTG Remix)
Marvin Gaye & Tammi TerrellIf This World Were Mine (George Vala Remix)
Louis ArmstrongWhat A Wonderful World (Spoken Intro 1968)
Whitney HoustonMy Love Is Your Love (Jeremy Sole Cumbia Dubplate)
Bee GeesMore Than A Woman (BP‘s ‘Rites Of The Nu Saturday Night’ Edit)
Queen feat. David BowieUnder Pressure (The Two Mamarrachos Summer 2010 Edit)
6th Borough ProjectJust a Memory
Miles Davis & Mark IshamIn Two Silent Ways

Musica est mortuus! Vivat et musica!

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