Can't drag audio files onto timeline

I can usually drag audio files (.mp3, .mov, .aiff) right into a project and it loads into either an existing track or automatically creates a new one.
I can't do that anymore as it loads up into an already existing track that has audio already on it and edited.
Simply cannot import new audio, on new tracks.
Any suggestions?
Running Mavericks and GarageBand 10.0.2
thanks

Probably a matter of source patching:
From the Help: Adobe Premiere Pro Help | Source patching and track targeting
FAQ page: FAQ: Why does audio or video not go to the track where I drop it?

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