Songs From a Thirtysomething to a Twentysomething

Perfect songs my twentysomething friends and co-workers never seem to know.
  1. The Stars of Track and Field - Belle and Sebastian
  2. Dry the Rain - The Beta Band
  3. 93 Til Infinity - Souls of Mischief
  4. Glory Box- Portishead
  5. Anthems for a Seventeen Year Old Girl - Broken Social Scene
  6. Autumn Sweater - Yo La Tengo
  7. Say Something - James
  8. Teardrop - Massive Attack
  9. Alex Chilton - The Replacements
  10. Take Ecstasy With Me - Magnetic Fields
  11. Chinatown - Luna
  12. Iceblink Luck - Cocteau Twins
  13. Since I Left You - The Avalanches
  14. Gigantic - The Pixies
  15. ATliens - Outkast
  16. Good Woman - Cat Power
  17. Fade Into You - Mazzy Star
  18. Closest - Matt Pond
  19. Creation and Destruction - Immortal Technique
  20. Me and Mia - Ted Leo
  21. Joey - Concrete Blonde
  22. Ballad of Peter Pumpkinhead - XTC
  23. Sweet Jane - Cowboy Junkies
  24. Nightswimming - REM
  25. Web in Front - Archers of Loaf
  26. Ratts of the Capital - Mogwai
  27. Some Jingle Jangle Morning - Mary Lou Lord
  28. 88 Lines About 44 Women - The Nails
  29. Stars - Elevator Love Letter
    In a perfect world, this was a gigantic hit.
    Suggested by   @WSPR
  30. Kings Of Convenience - Toxic Girl (Monte Carlo Remix)
    Strings totally make this song. I rarely replace album versions, but this is one of my few exceptions.
    Suggested by   @WSPR
  31. Nikka Costa - Like A Feather
    I'm just going through my old mixes and picking out the songs I gave to everyone. Makes me think of this next one...
    Suggested by   @WSPR
  32. Eels - Fresh Feeling
    Guaranteed to be the favorite song on any woman's mix.
    Suggested by   @WSPR
  33. A Nervous Tic Motion of the Head to the Left - Andrew Bird
    Suggested by   @saytrumbo
  34. Badly Drawn Boy - Once Around The Block
    This could be so many of his early songs. Has there ever been a greater descent into mediocrity??
    Suggested by   @WSPR
  35. Spiritualized - Ladies & Gentlemen We Are Floating In Space
    Especially the original Elvis-quoting version!
    Suggested by   @WSPR
  36. Aimee Mann - Wise Up
    Come on, right?
    Suggested by   @WSPR
  37. The Apples In Stereo - Strawberryfire
    One of my favorite Beatle soundalikes.
    Suggested by   @WSPR