Groundspeed Mixtape

Groundspeed by Emilia Phillips (University of Akron Press, March 2016). Cover design: Amy Freels. Cover art: Hollie Chastain.A “mixtape” playlist companion for Groundspeed, my second collection of poems. Some of these songs are explicitly referenced in the collection; others were companions while writing the book.

  1. “Hey Life” by tUnE-yArDs
  2. “I’m on Fire” by Bruce Springsteen
  3. “Just Like a Woman” by Nina Simone
  4. “Strange” by Patsy Cline
  5. “This Feeling” by Alabama Shakes
  6. “If I Had a Dollar” by Samantha Crain
  7. “Tennessee” by Gillian Welch
  8. “Most of the Time” (Alternate Version) by Bob Dylan
  9. “Lightning” by David Byrne & St. Vincent
  10. “Stand Up, Sit Down” by Bill Frisell
  11. “Pretty Polly” by Dock Boggs
  12. “Ramblin’ (Wo)man” by Cat Power
  13. “See Emily Play” by David Bowie
  14. “The Bad in Each Other” by Feist