Tumblr Mix Tape Exchange
lauren: Just posting a reminder about The Tumblr Mix Tape Exchange. I’m getting pretty excited about it. If you missed my original post here is how it will work: Reblog This If you want to take part send your Tumblr name / Address to email@example.com On Nov 7th I will email everyone the tumblr name and address of the person they will make a mix tape for. Send the mix tape,...
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