Robert Delong guests on ‘Records In My Life’

We joined Robert DeLong from the comforts of his tour bus, prior to his show at the Biltmore Cabaret in Vancouver, BC. Robert schooled us on what he was listening to these days as well as longtime favorites from the Pacific Northwest!

Robert DeLong on Records In My Life references the following records:

Robert DeLong – See You In The Future
Boards of Canada – Music Has The Right To Children
Valley Maker – Rhododendren
Flume – Skin
J DIlla – Donuts
Deathcab For Cutie – We Have The Facts And We’re Voting Yes
Modest Mouse – The Moon & Antarctica
Visable Cloaks – Reassemblage
The Presidents of The Unites States of America – debut
Pink Floyd – The Dark Side of The Moon
Jurassic Park – Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
2001: A Space Odyssey – Music Form the Motion Picture Soundtrack
Annihilation – Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
The Postal Service – Give Up

Quote from Robert Delong

Emerging from this whirlwind, DeLong sought out a much-needed reprieve. So, he relocated from Los Angeles to Denver for the duration of 2016.

“I had been on the road constantly since 2012,” he recalls. “I was touring throughout the entire composition of In The Cards. I had no chance to reflect, so I took some time off. For me, I needed to collect myself and figure out where I wanted to go, what I wanted to write about, and what I wanted to do next. In the middle of this period, I started flying back out to L.A. for writing sessions. I quickly realized that’s where my life is. I’m more creatively connected in Los Angeles. I have more friends who work on music. It’s the nexus of the industry. I felt the draw. It pulled me back in 2017. Immediately, all of these songs came together.”

If you would like to check out some of the music referenced in this episode please click thru to this playlist: https://open.spotify.com/user/5pgcisa00t7t0037jt759b9rc/playlist/4pVs2qZl8iijrN8HF2IcAY?si=EdP-6IN4QKGyKBpOe6c8XA

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