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Desert Isle Discs

Adam Boose, bassist for indie-pop quartet Brandtson, offers his shipwrecked soundtrack.

1. Neutral Milk Hotel, In the Aeroplane Over the Sea

A surreal, epic freakout, which will no doubt inspire our new religion. We don't get it either.

2. Depeche Mode, Music for the Masses

Both confessional and dance-tastic, this classic record will accompany the nights when "Strangelove" is the only strange we're getting.

3. Coldplay, A Rush of Blood to the Head

For those lazy days of spear-fishing and coconut-cracking. Also works well with ruminating.

4. Jawbreaker, Dear You

For getting drunk on rotten papaya juice and writing bottle-messages to exes.

5. Slayer, Reign in Blood

The flames rise, the wild lamb is consumed. This disc will shatter eardrums when the island gets all Lord of the Flies.

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