Playlist: Make It Spring Already

January and February can sometimes just seem like holding cells for the new season, when things will be green and pink and orange and basically anything but dead. And while we’re all promising to be better brighter beasts, it’s so very hard daunting when things are so very grey. So do you want to pretend it’s spring with me? OK GREAT.

Make It Spring Already

via flypeterfly

1. Another Travelin’ Song – Bright Eyes
2. New Morning – Bob Dylan
3. So Fresh, So Clean – Outkast
4. Getting Some Fun Out of Life – Madeleine Peyroux
5. Shine Like a New Pin – Camera Obscura
6. Put Your Records On – Corinne Bailey Rae
7. Go Outside – Cults
8. Moth’s Wings – Passion Pit
9. Shadow Stabbing – Cake
10. Closer – Nine Inch Nails

Stream the playlist here

What song makes you feel brand new? Like you’re punching holes in the sky, in a good way? Tell us in the comments!

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  1. Love the one you’re with – Crosby, Still, Nash and Young
    Ok – Barefoot Truth
    Take Me Home Tonight – Eddie Money
    Golden – Jill Scott
    Ocean – John Butler
    Once in a Lifetime – Talking Heads
    Blue Sky – Allman Brothers Band
    And all of Paul Simon’s album Graceland.

  2. Is it winter? I tend forget here in the Bay Area where the only two seasons are 1) sunny & sorta cold and 2) sunny & warm (with a smattering of fog).

    BUT for everyone else out there. I dare you to not think of warm weather and happiness after listening to this:

    Glad You Came by The Wanted

    Also, who wants to go to Ibiza?

  3. i really love that washed out song “feel it all around”. it’s the portlandia themesong but the whole album is really good. also the live version of “these are days” by 10, 000 maniacs (mtv unplugged). it kindof reminds me of high school but also gives me some kindof feeling of hope for the future. i listen to it even though i know for me these are NOT the days, but i’ll have those days again sometime soon.

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