So this is a list of songs I’ve carefully compiled over the past couple months — from the depths of Desert Daze to the antiphonies of Cigarettes After Sex — this compilation is sure to draw out any emotion that’s ready to come forward.
This mix is inspired by my breakup, my time at Desert Daze, Beach Goth, and just from seeing movies and TV shows that made me feel… well… anything.
Without further ado, here’s a comp of what I’ve been into for the past couple months:
FSO X INDIECATION Summer Playlist Vol. II is here! My good friend and show buddy Cynthia of For Swooners Only and I have teamed together yet again this year to bring you a compilation of summer-worthy tracks that’ll have you swooning.
Perfect for road trips and coastal drives, vol. II incorporates a bit of the “old” and the new, featuring classics like Hall & Oates to new gems like Hoops. Being on opposite sides of the U.S., our collaborative process included texts back and forth, adding our own new faves and tried and true tracks separately, only to discover that we’ve been more in sync than ever.
So, without further ado, please enjoy this summer’s soundtrack:
This year I’ve been compiling a playlist of everything that’s good in new music, particularly the Indie Rock scene. And while I understand that “interesting” is subjective, to me each of these tracks captivate in an original way. Continue reading
Feeling all the feels? Holiday season got you feeling some type of way? I know I broke down after seeing Gilmore Girls, A Year in the Life (which is why it starts and ends with Sam Phillips). But the year is coming to a rapid close, and I, along with this playlist, encourage you to feel all your feelings and get ready to let go and make room for a grand new year, because 2016 was rough af. (Title & inspiration credit: Tuesday Bassen) Continue reading
It’s Beach Goth month! This festival-inspired playlist is sure to set the mood for a ghoulish October. So get out your black lipsticks and rainbow leis and jam to some of my favorites from this year’s Beach Goth V festival. Tickets available here.
Thanks for listening! See you there! xo.
Summer is ending and Desert Daze, a 3-day music festival in Joshua Tree, is fast approaching! Here are some of my favorites from this groovy, majorly psych-rock lineup. Take a listen and channel your inner dusty hippy. See you in the desert October 14-16! Tickets are still available here.
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Chill all summer to these beach-y jams filled with California vibes. This playlist is brought to you by For Swooners Only and Indiecation! Continue reading
This mini-playlist is inspired by the upcoming Sunstock Solar Festival taking place Saturday, June 17 2016 at the Autry Museum here in L.A.! This festival offers music, art, food, vendors, and ways in get involved with the community, and as a bonus, proceeds for the 100% Solar-Powered mini-festival go to fund new rooftop solar panels for Kids Cancer Connection. Continue reading
This Indiecation playlist is inspired by the upcoming Primavera Sound Music Festival in Barcelona! These tracks consist of some of my favorite acts that are going to be at this festival, and that are sure to get you ready to spring into summer! Feel free to share! Continue reading
Do you ever find yourself feeling comforted by a song that has a dark side, or seems slightly eerie? Yeah? No? Maybe it’s just me. But now that Mercury is in retrograde again, this playlist is just dying to be posted.
Take a listen! You might just find yourself oddly comforted.
What song strangely comforts you? Leave it in the comment!