The History of Helianthus

Helianthus Mixtape, 1995
Helianthus Mixtape, 1995

Back in '95, my now husband made me a mixtape named Helianthus.  I loved the tape and I loved the word.  Now, it's the name of my business.

And, if you haven't googled it yet, Helianthus happens to be the Latin word for sunflower. 




Side A:

OX4 - Ride

Made of Stone - The Stone Roses

Gravity Grave - The Verve

The Nude - Catherine Wheel

Dream All Day - The Posies

Snail - Smashing Pumpkins

Slow Emotion Replay - The The

It Could Be Sweet - Portishead

Blood of Eden - Peter Gabriel

Girlfriend - Matthew Sweet

Radio Free Europe - REM

Side B:

Three Days - Janes Addiction

Brother Wolf Sister Moon - The Cult

Slide Away - Oasis

Slide Away - The Verve

Standing There - The Stone Roses

High in Your Face - House of Love

Solar Sister - The Posies

Sick of Myself - Matthew Sweet

If - The Cult

History - The Verve