Summer is here and finals are over! Here are a few songs to add to your playlist for when you’re laying on the beach and soaking up the sun.
June – Tigers Jaw
“June’s” nostalgic melody and soft vocals make this track feel like it’s meant for the ending credits of a coming of age movie.
Engineer Says – Dr. Dog
This track from Dr. Dog’s 2016 album, “The Psychedelic Swamp,” embodies the feeling of letting your thoughts drift away and living in the moment.
Shuggie – Foxygen
Sometimes even when you love someone, you know it has to end for both of you to stay happy.
Night Ride – The Growlers
Would it even be a summer playlist without The Growlers?
&Run – Sir Sly
Sometimes it’s easier to just let things go rather than stressing yourself questioning what could have been.
June – Pip Millett
Reminiscing on what used to be can leave you hurt all over again.
Sex on the Radio – KONGOS
“Lunatic” is an album that is made for long summer nights and “Sex on the Radio” is the perfect track for when you’re watching the sunset.
Fool – Bad Things
The lyrics – “Things haven’t changed since years before/ And I don’t want to be here anymore/ Not with you, no baby not with you” – perfectly encapsulate the feeling of wanting to go back to someone even though you know you’re going to get hurt again in the end.
Harlem – New Politics
Every playlist needs a song that makes you want to just get up and dance.
In Cold Blood – alt-J
“In Cold Blood’s” hypnotic drum beat and captivating vocals leave you wanting more even as the last note draws out.