Carolina De Robertis is a Uruguayan-American author and teacher of creative writing at San Francisco State University. Her addition to My Mixtape is a song that really pumps her up. Got one of your own? Submit it to us here.
Today's addition to My Mixtape comes from a listener submission. Aynne Valencia, local design director, sent us a story about the importance Steely Dan has had for her family. Check it out and if it inspires you, send us a submission of your own!
David Bustamante is the band leader of Dakila, a self-proclaimed Bay Area rocklatinjazzpopfunkapino group who has been around since 1975. Today he brings us an everlasting Stevie Wonder jam that has been a longtime source of inspiration for him.
What do you feel in the air around you when you listen to your favorite genre of music? Give this cold wave song from Black Marble a listen and see if there's a drop in the temperature. Today's addition to My Mixtape was produced by our own Audio Academy fellow Victor Tence, who interviewed his wife Aileen Buenafe.