A road trip can get really boring without music. It can be even more boring if you don’t have a good playlist. So, we collected a bunch of songs we feel are the perfect vibe for a road trip. It’s not genre-specific, so it should have something for most people. To avoid a mile-long list, we’ve only listed 20 of our favorites in this post. You can see all the songs on the linked Spotify playlist. 1) “I’m on My Way” - The Proclaimers 2) “Hungry Like the Wolf” - Duran Duran 3) “S
Anyone who has been a fan of punk or metal in the last 20 years has likely heard of the Vans Warped Tour. Starting back in 1995, the cross-country music festival has made stops in roughly 40 cities, giving music fans a chance to see dozens of their favorite bands in one place and one day. There are a lot of common facts known about the legendary tour by longtime fans of it. But, did you know these facts we’ve found? Check it out and let us know if you learned anything new! Th
Is there a song that every time you hear it, you always associate it with a movie? Or have you ever wondered why a song that came out decades ago is suddenly circulating the airwaves again? Sometimes, it’s because of their perfect placement in a popular movie. There are plenty of iconic songs that have become hits after being written specifically for a movie. Yet, there are also others that just happened to be used perfectly for a scene and rose on the charts thanks to the ex
Guilty pleasure songs...Those songs that for some reason we feel a little bad about loving. Maybe we know they were bad or maybe they were part of a fad that has since become somewhat embarrassing. Whatever the reason, there are songs that when they come on, we belt them out, even if we feel a little bad about it. Here are some of the guilty pleasure songs from our team. Adam’s Picks “Breakfast at Tiffany’s” - Deep Blue Something | Genre: Alt Rock | Release Date: 1995 This so
There is a lot of media out there that focuses on music and the journey a person takes with it. Sometimes, it’s based on true events, sometimes it’s fictional. Stories following musicians as they follow their dreams is full of classics like Rocketman, A Hard Day’s Night, and Raise Your Voice. While there are great ones out there, it’s the music-related stories that are layered with a deeper underlying meaning that tend to grip me more emotionally. The Japanese anime Your Lie
Cover songs are a great way for artists to pay homage to other artists they love and respect. Sometimes, covers can surpass the popularity of the original or propel it back into the spotlight. Here are some great cover songs that we love. Tainted Love – Soft Cell I actually had no idea this was a cover until I began my research. The original was written and released in 1964 by Gloria Jones. The synth-pop duo Soft Cell then made a cover of it in 1981 that propelled it to popul
Music can be a love language, a way to share your heart with others. An even better way to do that is through love songs. Songs about romance and heartbreak have been around for generations, giving people an outlet to cling to, to feel understood. We put together some of the biggest love songs of the decades to jam. Even if you’re single, this list has some feel-good songs to lift your spirits. While there are thousands of love songs to choose from, we narrowed it down to fiv
Can you bottle Happiness? Can you build it up and cut off slices for others? Can you send Happiness on stage, hand it a microphone, and let it infect all who listen to it sing? The answer, I feel, is YES. *** Nicole Henry has tucked herself away onto the list of the world’s most acclaimed jazz performers. She is charismatic and, certainly, her voice is one to be reckoned with. Its flavor is warm, has notes of Whitney Huston, but is all her own (and pairs nicely with Brie 😊).
Christmas is a time of joy and giving for many people all over the world. While there are classic Christmas tracks that are must-listens around the holiday season, we wanted to shed light on more unique Christmas songs from different genres beyond classical music and the pop hits. There’s a song for almost everyone on this list. Whether you’re a rock, country, rap, punk or a "whatever" fan, there’s something here for you! If you’re looking for a different playlist with more g
In a time where everyone is being thankful for the people and things in their life, our team felt it was only fitting to tie that in with music for this blog. We’re thankful for family, friends, the ones who support our projects, and of course, the music that inspires us. There are just some songs that can be there for you in the perfect moment and you just feel seen. Those are the songs to cherish. Here are 12 songs personally selected by our team that we’re thankful exist.