Victory Records Spotlight

Victory Records Spotlight:
Chicago’s Victory Records was championing the independent spirit long before emo became a mainstream musical genre.
1. A Decade Under The Influence (album Version) (Single Version) – Taking Back Sunday
2. Ohio Is For Lovers – Hawthorne Heights
3. Understanding In A Car Crash – Thursday
4. The Tension And The Terror – Straylight Run
5. Do You Mind? – The Junior Varsity
6. Goodmornin’ Da – The Tossers
7. Youth Explosion – Madcap
8. Everything Went Numb – Streetlight Manifesto
9. Speak Up – June
10. I Loved The Way She Said L.a. – Spitalfield
11. Sleep Tight Tonight – The Forecast
12. Tuesday – The Hurt Process
13. Niki FM – Hawthorne Heights
14. Windows (Single Version) – Snapcase
15. Negative Infinity – Freya

The Indelible Spirit of Mardi Gras

The Indelible Spirit of Mardi Gras:
In the wake of Hurricane Katrina, the people of New Orleans come together to celebrate Mardi Gras like never before.
1. Mardi Gras In New Orleans – The Dirty Dozen Brass Band
2. Fire On The Bayou – Neville Brothers
3. Tipitina – Professor Longhair
4. Yes We Can Can – Allen Toussaint
5. Hot Tamale Baby – Buckwheat Zydeco
6. Hip Shakin’ Mama – Irma Thomas
7. Junco Partner – James Booker
8. Chee Koo Baby – Lloyd Price
9. Rollin Stone – Zigaboo Modeliste
10. Tipitina – Bo Dollis & The Wild Magnolias
11. Hometown New Orleans – Champion Jack Dupree
12. Sugar Bee – Chavis, Boozoo
13. Squeeze Box Boogie – Clifton Chenier
14. Story Of My Life – Guitar Slim
15. L’Ouragon – Beausoleil
16. Boozoo’s Theme Song – Boozoo Chavis
17. Jambalaya (On The Bayou) – Tuts Washington

Campfire Launched

37signals have launched their latest web app, Campfire. It’s a chat application with transcripts and easy file sharing targetted at businesses. As usual, the design is impeccable. I can’t say I will have much use for it but I suppose it would be great for distributed teams.

It’s Getting Hot In Here

It’s Getting Hot In Here:
A steamy set of provocative songs to get you in the mood for Valentine’s Day.
1. I’m Gonna Love You Just A Little More, Baby – Barry White
2. Let’s Get It On – Marvin Gaye
3. Lady – D’Angelo
4. Please Love Me – Ike & Tina Turner
5. I Love You More Than Words Can Say – Otis Redding
6. Tonight’s The Night (Gonna Be Alright) – Rod Stewart
7. Behind Closed Doors – Charlie Rich
8. She’s The One – Robbie Williams
9. I Just Want To Make Love To You – Lou Rawls
10. Slow Hand – The Pointer Sisters
11. Lovin’, Touchin’, Squeezin’ – Journey
12. Make It With You – Bread
13. Lay Lady Lay – Bob Dylan
14. Kiss You All Over – Exile
15. When A Man Loves A Woman – Percy Sledge
16. Best Thing That Ever Happened To Me – Gladys Knight & The Pips
17. Between The Sheets – The Isley Brothers
18. Something He Can Feel – Aretha Franklin
19. Rub You The Right Way – (Radio Edit) – Johnny Gill
20. You Sexy Thing – Hot Chocolate
21. Hot Blooded – Foreigner
22. Romeo’s Tune – Steve Forbert