I had hoped this would work for season four Sam, building up to Red Haven's on Fire and immediately after. Though we never got to see it, I gotta believe Sam hit a wall after he lost big in California. As I listened to the mix tonight, though, it occurred to me that a lot of the songs speak to who Sam is at other times throughout the series. So. Interpret as desired.
THE DELAYS || LONG TIME COMING
and you're a long time coming / a long time coming home
DANNY MICHEL || WE ALL FALL DOWN
i'm trying to hang on, but i feel me slipping
JOSH RITTER || CALIFORNIA
california doesn't seem to think i'm ready yet
THE NEW PORNOGRAPHERS || THE FAKE HEADLINES
make headlines, believe them, come back
THE SHINS || THE PAST AND PENDING
held to the past too aware of the pending
PHOENIX || CONSOLATION PRIZES
did you get older doing nothing today? | don't you wanna stop complaining?
EMILY HAINES & THE SOFT SKELETON || CROWD SURF OFF A CLIFF
the life that you thought through is gone
THE WEAKERTHANS || BENEDICTION
let the rain be your applause | every encore soothe your rage
JENNY LEWIS WITH THE WATSON TWINS || RISE UP WITH FISTS!
but i still believe | and i will rise up with fists
BISHOP ALLEN || THINGS ARE WHAT YOU MAKE OF THEM
son, if you don't make a noise | god will never know you're there
CHRISTINE FELLOWS || PAPER ANNIVERSARY (REPRISE)
and what did we learn from the second time?
LUKE DOUCET || IT'S NOT THE LIQUOR I MISS
little red wagon's got a new jet wagon
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