Cafe Chill: live blogging, show notes

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Cafe Chill members who signed up today (final)

  • (Honorable Mention to Leah, $10/mo just after 10am)
  • Kathleen in Seattle $30/mo…
  • Erik in Seattle $300…
  • Benjamin in Bainbridge Island $40…
  • Gloria in Covington $30/mo…
  • Ashley in Seattle $270…
  • Priscilla in Everett $10/mo…
  • Kathleen in Seattle…$30/mo
  • Craig in Seattle…$40/mo
  • Leila in MA… $56 one time
  • Kerry in Bellevue… $700 one time
  • Sebastian in Everett… $75/mo
  • Stunt Dad in Port Orchard… $300
  • Victoria in Seattle…$120
  • Lynn in Seattle…$10/mo
  • Christine in Edmonds…$250
  • Esteban in Seattle…$100
  • Carolyn in Kent… $120 one time
  • Richard of Cafe Chill (me?)… $120 one time
  • Rose in Olympia… $20 one time
  • Miriam in Los Angeles… $10/month
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6AM Hour Notes

This hour’s goal: $500.00
Total: $20.00

Welcome to hour one of Cafe Chill. We're in the studio. The weird part is that we have not seen each other in person since... 2019?!!?

  • Tycho – Brother (Release: Past Is Prologue) (Label: Ghostly International)

Also, the comment section is open below if you want to say nice things. The "live-cursor" is where we're at live on this page.

  • Soular Order – Boreal (Release: 01/21 (A Live Album for Jamuary) ) (Label: Soular Order)
  • Swimming TV – With You (Release: Raindance – EP ) (Label: Cosmonostro )
  • Slow Magic – Manhattan (Release: How to Run Away ) (Label: Downtown Records / Fontana North )
  • Laflamme – Oceana (Release: Palm ) (Label: Underground Parking )

Ok, we're a bit more organized now! catching up on not seeing each other for 3 years live on air... lol. Hey, we're recommending you sign up for a Day Sponsorship!

    • Eagle Eyed Tiger – Daze // Nostalgia (Release: Future or Past – EP ) (Label: Orbital Rendezvous )
    • Teebs – NES (Release: Did It Again – Single ) (Label: Brainfeeder )
    • Hello Meteor – Dark Seasons Festival (Release: The End of All Known Land ) (Label: Evergreen Prefecture )
    • Frameworks – Kings (Release: Kings ) (Label: Loci Records )

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  • Arms and Sleepers – Disintegrating In Your Soul (Crookram Remix) (Release: Former Kingdoms Remixed ) (Label: Achillea Music )
  • Space Ghost – Ufo (Release: Dance Planet ) (Label: Tartelet Records )
  • Eliot Lipp – Young Alpine (Release: Young Alpine – Single ) (Label: Young Heavy Souls)

Thanks for your donation, Rose!

7AM Hour Notes

This hour’s goal: $750.00
Total: $120.00

  • Frequency Control Centre – Iso-Elation (Release: Exp.1 ) (Label: Bad Bat Records )
  • Havana Swim Club – Peaches (Release: Havana Swim Club ) (Label: Havan Swim Club )
  • City Girl – Mist Beneath Your Apartment (Release: Neon Impasse ) (Label: City Girl Records )
  • Lone – Echo Paths (Release: Always Inside Your Head ) (Label: Greco-Roman )
  • Marley Carroll – Home Planet (Release: Home Planet – Single ) (Label: Melanaster Records )
  • Shigeto – Miss U (Release: No Better Time Than Now ) (Label: Ghostly International )

Thanks Miriam!!! Sending you the grocery tote!

  • Stumbleine – Eventide Island (Release: The Information Superhighway – Single ) (Label: Stumbleine )
  • Teen Daze – Modern Compromise (Release: Modern Compromise – Single ) (Label: Flora )
  • Possums at Twilight – Awake (Release: Interobject ) (Label: Possums at Twilight )

8AM Hour Notes

This hour’s goal: $1000.00
Currently this hour: $2,366.00

Thanks to Carolyn and Richard (me?). We both donated $120 to help get the momentum going!

  • Men I Trust – 5am Waltz (Release: Untourable Album ) (Label: Independent )
  • P O N G M A N – Extend (Release: Stratford Ct. | Secret Selection #41‚Äč‚Äč-‚Äč‚Äč50 ) (Label: Stratford Ct. )
  • Shigeto – Look At All the Smiling Faces (Release: Full Circle ) (Label: Ghostly International )
  • Hu – North (Release: Navigate – EP ) (Label: anon recordings )

Love you, love your ears, appreciate you, Lynn! Thank you for your donation!
Christine: Thank you for representing Edmonds!
Thanks Esteban!!

  • Slag Boom Van Loon – Poppy Seed (Boards of Canada Remix) (Release: So Soon ) (Label: Planet Mu )
  • Patterns In Plastic – Balloons Don’t Always Fly (Sun Glitters Remix) (Release: BDAF Remixes ) (Label: Patterns In Plastic )
  • Hello Meteor – Light Between Structures (Release: Conditioned Air ) (Label: Evergreen Prefecture )
  • Thanks Victoria!!
    Stunt Dad in Port Orchard!!
    Thank you Leila in MA!
    Wow, Kerry from Bellevue, $700!
    And then Sebastian-- Day sponsor $75/mo!!! This is great!!

    9AM Hour Notes

    This hour’s goal: $750.00
    Currently this hour: $1,930.00

  • Altitude – Yesterday Tomorrow (Release: Yesterday Tomorrow ) (Label: Inner Ocean Records)
  • Shadley Peterson – Goodnight Seattle (Release: Pearls ) (Label: Keats Collective)
  • Sloslylove – Secret Dreams (Release: Secret Dreams ) (Label: Sloslylove )
  • High Tides – Summer Reflections (Release: Paradise Daze ) (Label: Rad Cult )
  • Warm Ghost – I Will Return (Heathered Pearls’ Coasting In Circles Remix) (Release: Loyal ) (Label: Ghostly International )
  • Thanks Craig! We're going to send you the beanie!!! :)

  • Christopher Willits – Wide (Release: Opening ) (Label: Ghostly International)
  • Gold Panda – Marriage (Baths Remix) (Release: Lucky Shiner (Deluxe Edition) ) (Label: Ghostly International)
  • Illuvia – Summer Cloud (Release: Summer Rain – Single ) (Label: Dewtone Recordings)
  • OMG, Kathleen-- thank you! We did it!

    TY to Erik in Seattle $300...
    Thanks Benjamin in Bainbridge Island $40...
    Shout to Gloria in Covington $30/mo...
    Good listening! Ashley in Seattle $270...
    Thanks Priscilla in Everett $10/mo...
    (Honorable Mention to Leah, $10/mo just after 10am)

    Hey, thank you so much. This show would not be the same and would not exist without your support. Love you all.

    Photo: Swirly clouds over landscape sky. “Swirly clouds are what catch the most attention out of everything out there.” Credit: Darius Doom Scott via Stuffy Land Camp Canary (used by permission).

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