• "The making of a great compilation tape, like breaking up, is hard to do and takes ages longer than it might seem. You gotta kick off with a killer, to grab attention. Then you got to take it up a notch, but you don't wanna blow your wad, so then you got to cool it off a notch. There are a lot of rules." --Nick Hornby
  • The personal mixtape is "the most widely practiced American art form.." --Geoffrey O'Brien
  • Are you a hapless hipster? Do you remember Rock N Roll Radio? Can you hear me? Can you hear me? My quiz will determine how old school you are and I will judge you for it. Maybe afterwards you'll feel validated.