Penny's Mix Tape

mum's choices
Track: 
Superstition
Artist: 
Stevie Wonder
why I chose it: 
because so, so funky, you got to rock your booty! And is ageless!! and such feel good factor !
Track: 
Desperado
Artist: 
Eagles
why I chose it: 
the tone, yearning, longing, takes me way back to the 70's and the States
Track: 
What would i want sky
Artist: 
animal collective
why I chose it: 
expansive, flowing, going, multiple, opening, whoosh and wow in background. Like the full on wash of sound
son/daughter's choices
Track: 
Take time
Artist: 
The Books
why I chose it: 
the books are probably my favourite band. think i've shared them before, but here they are again
Track: 
The very best
Artist: 
Yalira
why I chose it: 
have stood in my flat with this song on many times and just done breathing and put my arms in the air etc
Track: 
Here come the martians martian
Artist: 
Jonathan Richman
why I chose it: 
struggled over the third song here. had originally gone for something quite 'sad' but decided that wasn't right. this song is silly and fun