We must love one another or die. -September 1, 1939 By 1955, W. H. Auden had changed his mind. He insisted all future printings of his poem alter the line to “We must love one another and die.” His publishers fought him – the people loved it just as it was. But he was adamant. [...]
Seamstress For the Band is a funny sort of blog. We decided to combine little pieces of prose (by us) with a song (not by us.) We don't write about music. We write along side it.
We choose songs we love, without preferential treatment to what is new/popular/unheard of/faster/slower/happier/sadder. We do our best to keep a good blend: something old, something new, something borrowed, something blue, and then we offer it to you like a proposal, a bouquet of lemon jonquils, a tiny gold band, a partnership between words and music.
All MP3s are offered as samples for a period of 1-2 weeks. Please support artists by purchasing albums legally.
PC users: RIGHT + CLICK on the song title and "Save Target As" to the folder you would like to save the mp3.
MAC users: ALT/OPTION + CLICK and "Save Target As" to the folder you would like to save the mp3.
If you are the copyright owner of a sound file we've posted and would like for us to remove it, please let us know and we will be happy to comply.
If you are an artist or represent an artist and would like to submit an MP3 for our consideration, please email as an attachment to email@example.com.
Who we are:
Fluffy Cloud of GeniusHugh Laurie1 Handsome Boy Modeling School1 The Books1 My Bubba & Mi1 The Moondoggies1 Camera Obscura1 Ben Trickey1 The Morning Clouds1 Frightened Rabbit1 rikki98 Madeline1 Lower Dens1 Cat Power1 Vermillion Club1 Bombay Bicycle Club1 Jens Lekman1 Steve Martin & Bernadette Peters1 Alex Clare1 Yeasayer1 Coeur de Pirate1 Miles Davis1 Perfume Genius1 Otis Redding1 MNDR1 Jackie DeShannon1 Tune-Yards1 Abbey Lincoln1 Horse Feathers2 Dan Auerbach1 Porter Wagner1 lissie2 Led Zepplin1 Jesse Woods1 Sóley1 Uncategorized227 The Civil Wars1 Julia Stone1 Toussaint McCall1 The xx1 Dum Dum Girls1 This Mortal Coil1 The Mynabirds1 House of Wolves1 Florence + the Machine1 Jeans Wilder1 The Old Believers1 The Tallest Man on Earth2 Holly Golightly1 Iron & Wine1 CocoRosie1 Nina Simone1 saint motel1 Kishi Bashi1 Loudon Wainwright III1 Reptar1 A Fight to the Death1 The Drums1 Grouper1 Steel Train1 Maria Callas1 Passion Pit1 Sallie Ford and the Sound Outside1 Tori Amos1 Mount Moriah1 Lia Ices1 Bonnie "Prince" Billy1 Lightnin' Hopkins1 Dutch1 Big Brother and the Holding Company1 silver swans1 Marissa Nadler1 The Weeknd1 Antony & The Johnsons1 Danielle Doyle1 Cowboy Junkies1 Damion Suomi & The Minor Prophets1 Nick Waterhouse1 Youth Lagoon1 Josh Ritter1 Gardens & Villa1 Jeff Buckley1 Chrysta Bell1 Hosannas1 phantogram1 Outrageous Cherry1 Vic Chestnutt1 The Black Keys1 explosions in the sky1 Nick Cave1 Rising Appalachia1 Beach House1 Stornoway1 m. ward1 Neko Case2 Dolly Parton1 Janelle Monae1 Amen Dunes1 koko taylor1 Mazzy Star2 Angus & Julia Stone2