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Cole Pierce - Middle

Cole Pierce - Middle

Playing tracks by

Alejandra & Aeron, Jerry Jeff Walker, Collin Vallon Trio, Dinahbird, CP field recording and more.

Chart positions

This show was 1st in the global experimental chart, 2nd in the global ambient chart and 5th in the global downtempo chart.

So it has come to this... Days turn into weeks, weeks into few months, and months into those years. I take in one breath, and summer turns into autumn, reminding me that nature doesn't wait, and time is just another villain, mocking from afar. And now I measure time with music, and the weeks with mixes, and the years with lists. Today I check in with Cole Pierce to see if he's got music for my ears, and sure enough, he's more than happy to oblige. Enjoy your autumn walk!

Part 1 - Crescendo of rococo modern classical
Part 2 - Relics, ballads, and downtempo electronic

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Vanessa F
Vanessa F

Wonderful, magical mix. Thank you!!


Weeks may pass but, whenever I return to a Headphone Commute broadcast, I have been restored and made an infinitely better person.

Headphone Commute

Thank you! :)


Very touched by "Toilet Brushes" By Nils Frahm (#7). All compilation is good!!!

Headphone Commute

I've seen this piece live -- it's breathtaking :)


omg whois he?

Headphone Commute

If you like this mix, there's plenty more by Cole Pierce in our archives -- just dig!


A great collage of music, like you spontaneously turning a radio dial and you always find what you're looking for!

Georgina Gilbon

Siiii, mucho!



Lee Raymonde Perry

what is the tune at 49.20 ... thank you.


bruce langhom: ending
(see my tracklist posting below)


tracklist from
with cues as far as i could identify them (using shazam, '?' means not found via shazam)

0:00.000 _ amapola dust - alejandra & aeron
0:39.440 _ ? will there be any - jerry jeff walker
1:06.053 _ cendre - collin vallon trio
6:46.493 _ ? paula - cp field recording
7:04.533 _ ? i'm always the guy going to the motor" he says. - the willo collective
13:26.746 _ toilet brushes - more - nils frahm
14:53.066 _ toilet brushes - more - nils frahm
19:39.840 _ toilet brushes - more - nils frahm
22:41.826 _ the word for the world is forest by ursula k leguin, read by lawrence ballard
23:38.853 _ the clear realization - man forever & so percussion
31:22.960 _ can't hardly stand it - chariie feathers
34:08.080 _ ? heavenly routine - bob bucko jr.
38:53.000 _ ? gratitude - teebs
43:07.920 _ here i am - the maxin trio
45:37.373 _ ? early drive to a private lagoon - geotic
49:18.800 _ ending - bruce langhom
53:50.600 _ for your precious love - otis redding
56:44.266 _ xr21 - ssaliva
58:18.826 _ let the silence float - deru
1:0242.053 _ florid (brambles mix) - benoTt pioulard
1:07:33.573 _ night owls - roy orbison
1:08:57.920 _ our-actress
1:11:25.933 _ rhodeos - bus
1:16:50.960 _ ? the word for the world is forest by ursula k leguin, read by lawrence ballard
1:17:08.306 _ over inlaid - lawrence english + Stephen vitiello
1:21:22.266 _ monologue - lee hazlewood
1:21:32.106 _ vacant - world's end girlfriend

-> missed to find:
a box of 78’s – dinahbird
(in tracklist after collin vallon trio)
the war (zero’s theme) – alexandre desplat
(in tracklist after nils frahm)