After 14 years, the final “Cottage Country” Mix is out!

The mix you have been "wading" for has arrived in its fourteenth (and final) year. Listen now! The series finale of everyone's favourite summer rock mix, Dougie Boom's Cottage Country Mix, has just dropped its latest for 2021, with volume 24. Clocking in at over 2Β½ hours of classic rock, indie rock, psychedelic rock and …

Top 10 Rock Songs for Jumping in the Lake πŸ’¦

A set of photographs of people jumping in the lake

Jump in! As we dive into the Top 10 Best Rock Songs For Jumping in the Lake? Jumping into a lake on a hot summer's day can be as thrilling as...well... rock and roll, but what rock tunes get you jumping head first? Let's take a long walk off a short dock as cottagemixtape.com plunges …

‘Cottage Country Mix’ Finale Postponed To July

John Candy dressed as a security guard holds up his hand with "Sorry Folks" written below.

Hey Loons, Its looking like the long weekend is the wrong weekend for the series finale of 'Cottage Country’ Vol. 24. So, we are pushing the release back to next month. In the meantime listen to the 26 hours of previous mixes, here at cottagemixtape.com .  Listen to Cottage Country Vol. 1!

Top 10 Greatest Breaks in Rock Music πŸ₯

Banner for Top 10 Greatest Break In Rock Music featuring drummers and bands including Neal Peart, Mitch Mitchell & Thin Lizzy

Just as the Blues influenced Rock, so would Rock and Roll go on to influence other modern musical forms including Hip Hop and DJ culture more broadly. This influence was not just "in sprit" but in some cases more directly through use of samples and audio splices from the Rock songs themselves to form their …

Bands In The Woods Wednesday: Joe Walsh and James Gang

Black and white photo of James Gang (featuring Joe Walsh) in a snowy wooded area on motorcycles.

The photo that accompanied every copy of "Rides Again" (1970) of James Gang out in the woods on motorcycles. Joe Walsh is the only cool Eagle in my books. Just watch The Eagles documentary, History of the Eagles (which is only a little less funnier than This Is Spinal Tap) and you know that he …