Titus Andronicus Release Free Mixtape

    Anyone lucky enough to have been at SXSW may have seen Titus Andronicus selling $2 CDR’s containing various unreleased songs by the band. Now, that compilation has been made available for free online, titled Titus Andronicus LLC: Mixtape Vol. 1. It contains a broad range of material, including a recent cover of Thin Lizzy’s “The Boys Are Back In Town,” plus demos, outtakes, rehearsals and further live recordings.

    Head over to this link on the Titus Andronicus Tumblr to hear the mixtape in full, and check out the tracklisting (with notes) below. [via CoS]

    1. Intro 

    2. The Boys Are Back In Town (Thin Lizzy)

    live at the Stone Pony, Asbury Park, NJ 3/4/2012, recorded by Tommy R the soundman

    3. Upon Viewing Oregon’s Landscape with the Flood of Detritus

    from the forthcoming split seven inch single with Diarrhea Planet, recorded 2/2012 by Kevin MacMahon at Marcata Recording, New Paltz, NY, featuring backing vocals by Alex Levine of the So So Glos

    4. Arms Against Atrophy

    The band’s very first recording, made summer 2005 at the Graetzer residence, Glen Rock, NJ

    5. My Time Outside the Womb

    Patrick’s acoustic demo, recorded at Ramapo College, Mahwah, NJ, sometime early 2006 

    6. Every Time I See The Light Part Two

    From the live album “The Innocents Abroad,” recorded at the Hoxton Bar and Grill, London, England, 2/2009

    7. Anxiety Block (Television Personalities)

    Recorded by Kevin MacMahon at Marcata Recording, spring 2009

    8. First Inaugural Address, take two

    ‘The Monitor’ outtake, words of Abraham Lincoln, 1861, spoken by Okey Canfield Chenoweth III at his home in Oakland, NJ summer 2009 

    9. A More Perfect Union

    10. Titus Andronicus Forever

    11. No Future Part Three: Escape From No Future

    Four track demos for ‘The Monitor,’ recorded by Sarim Al-Rawi at the Graetzer residence, 6/2009 

    12. Four Score…

    Four track demo for live violin arrangement, recorded at home

    13. …And Seven (Remix) 

    ‘The Monitor’ outtake, recorded by Patrick on four track at Marcata Recording, summer 2009

    14. El Scorcho (Weezer)

    15. Interlude

    16. Undone [The Sweater Song] (Weezer)

    From the Vice Halloween Party 2009, recorded by NYC Taper

    17. I Fought The Law (Bobby Fueller)

    Rehearsal for OWS benefit at Shea Stadium, 11/2011

    18. Riot Squad (Cock Sparrer)

    Live at that very benefit, recorded by Adam ‘Bomb’ Reich 

    19. Hot Pockets Theme (TV)

    Rehearsal recording, autumn 2011

    20. Heroin (Velvet Underground)

    11-piece lineup live at the home of Sam Franklin, Ridgewood, NJ, 12/2005

    21. Interlude

    22. Waking Up Drunk (Spider Bags)

    Live at Maxwell’s, Hoboken, NJ, Spring 2010, featuring Dan McGee of Spider Bags on lead vocals, recorded by NYC Taper

    23. Treatment Bound (Replacements)

    Rehearsing at Patrick’s home, spring 2011