Find your productive flow.

12 curated Spotify mixes, released monthly for an entire year.

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Latest Mix: Amber Haze

12 Months of Mixes

I spend a lot of time working on design projects, so I'm always in need of some tunes to get me through a deadline. I've combined my love of music and album artwork into this project, Year of the Mix. I'm making twelve unique mixes of some of my favorite music to help you find your own productive flow. Enjoy!

All mixes and artwork created by Drklcn

Mystical Maze

A meandering electronic blend for the night owl creatives.

Synkro - Acceptance
Machinedrum - Center Your Love
Lone - Airglow Fires
SBTRKT - Ready Set Loop
Mount Kimbie - Your Took Your Time
Jacques Greene - Another Girl
Hyetal - Norwest Passage
Kuedo - Salt Lake Cuts
Four Tet - Parallel Jalebi
Taylor McFerrin - Degrees of Light
Teebs - Holiday
patten - Pathways
Röyksopp & Robyn - Monument
Holy Other - Tense Past
Airhead - Believe

Helvetica Calcium

Selection of deep cuts inspired by Cyberpunk Sci-Fi.

John Talabot - El Oeste
patten - Aviary
jega - Soulflute
Datassette - Helvetica Calcium
Zomby - Horrid
Ital Tek - Hyper Real
patten - oea/Catalogue
Gatekeeper - Which Way
Oneohtrix Point Never - Describing Bodies
Kuedo - Starfox
Actress - Hubble
Brian Eno/Jon Hopkins - Horse
Oneohtrix Point Never - Ouroboros
Datassette - Humans

The Deep

The convergence of technology and the psychedelic experience.

Airbird - Deep Dreams, Ltd.
Mark Pritchard - Ems
LFO - Blown
Clark - Sodium Trimmers
Huerco S. - Untitled
Boards of Canada - A Is To B As B Is To C
Shlohmo - Corners
Occult Orientated Crime - Japanese Trains
Dedekind Cut - American Zen1&2
Torn Hawk - Put That Crotchless Thing on, Then Save My Life
Oneohtrix Point Never - Americans
Phono Ghosts - Mystery Lingers as a Branch of Heaven
Mark Pritchard - Sad Aldron

Sonic Deadline

Music for deadlines! A short set of Garage Rock jams to get your project over the finish line.

Jacuzzi Boys - Lucky Blade
Meatbodies - Disorder
Ty Segall - Mr. Face
Thee Oh Sees - Mr. Face
Coachwhips - You Gonna Get It
Jay Reatard - See Saw
Ty Segall - My Sunshine
Tonstartssbandht - Shot to La Parc
No Age - Fever Dreaming
Sonic Youth - Incinerate
Japandroids - The House That Heaven Built

Orphan Gems

A mixed bag of jewels lifted from the sea of waste.

TR/ST - Sulk
Teebs - Cook, Clean, Pay the Rent
DJ Shadow - Scale It Back
Hot Chip - End Of The Earth
Autre Ne Veut - Counting
Games - It Was Never Meant to Be
Clark - Secret
TR/ST - Dressed for Space
Ducktails - The Flower Lane
The Samps - Yellow Jacket
Phaseone - Hunter
The Samps - Peppergood
Shlohmo - Places
Death Grips - Double Helix
and many more!

Beat Factory Vol.1

Classic soul and jazz-inspired hip hop instrumentals.

Quasimoto - Planned Attack
Prefuse 73 - Perverted Undertone
MF DOOM - Dragon's Blood Resin
Pete Rock - Smooth Sailing
RJD2 - Shot In The Dark
Madlib - Beat Provider (Through the Years)
Madlib - Distant Land
Large Professor - Hardcore Hip Hop
letherette - Dance Brace
Samiyam - Rice Crackers
Bibio - fire ant
Atmosphere - The World Might Not Live Through The Night
Pete Rock - The Boss


A Synthwave soundtrack for all you hoverboard time travelers.

Lost Years - The Connection
Sferro - Autonomous Robot, Pt. 2
VHS Dreams - Nightdrive
Kavinsky - Testarossa Autodrive
Lazerhawk - Feel the Rush Tonight
Danger - 4:30
Sferro - Blue Heaven
Home - Resonance
Droid Bishop - Light Years
Power Glove - Power Core
Home - On My Way Out
Kavinsky - Testarossa Nightdrive

Amber Haze

Sun burnt memories of endless road trips and Psyche Rock tunes.

Froth - Lost My Mind
Broadcast - Come On Let's Go
Wooden Shjips - These Shadows
Morgan Delt - Elastic ID
White Fence - Before He Met Her - Decomposing Lime
Broadcast and the Focus Group - the be colony
Psychic Ills - Come Around
Hills - Montelius vag
Tonstartssbandht - Opening
Trees - Don't Miss the Turn
July - My Clown
Prayer Meeting - Black Echo - White Mountain