Vol. 13

50ft Radio Volume Thirteen

It’s a new year so I think it’s time I wrap up my latest mix and share it with the world. I have been piecing this one together for quite some time now. It’s stuffed full of ambient tunes mostly devoid of words but this time around I took a couple of detours along the way including a little bit of found sound and a few songs with percussion to give you a little something to gently nod your head to.  I tried to imagine this mix as a soundtrack because I love moments in life where music amplifies my senses and shows me something I may have otherwise overlooked.

That said, I hope you guys enjoy it. As always, if you enjoy a song heard here then by all means, look the artist up, buy their records or even just the song you love. Streaming them online is nice and all but when it comes to truly great musical discoveries I think it’s best to support artists as directly as possible. Please, respect the mix, don’t repost it anywhere else online and if you would like to share it with a friend simply send them to this page. I create these to spread my love for music and help the amazing work of these musicians find new ears.

Listen without spoilers here, or see the cheat sheet here. Still hanging on to enhanced AAC files so artists and song names should show as you listen. (or as an mp3 here if AAC isn’t working out for you)


  1. Jimmy - January 2, 2015 at 12:26 pm

    Just saw this in my twitter feed and it brought a smile of anticipation to my face! Something to make the walk home from work a little less chilly this evening.

  2. Maria Jose - January 2, 2015 at 9:55 pm

    oh! sorry Mr. Carey, I post a link on facebook volume Christmas, I’ll have that in mind for the future

  3. John Carey - January 2, 2015 at 10:05 pm

    No worries Maria, its simply my attempt to help persuade those who listen to support the artists I’m sharing.

  4. Peter - January 2, 2015 at 10:06 pm

    Awesome mix! I got super excited when the save theme from ICO started playing. I love that song and the game is fantastic too.

  5. John Carey - January 3, 2015 at 6:18 pm

    Same here! Ever since playing it years ago some of the music has popped into my head periodically and while putting together this mix there it was again so I dusted off my old CD and here we are.

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