With Thanksgiving done and winter break fast approaching, everyone is getting in the holiday spirit, finishing up finals, and gearing up to go back home for the time off.
I decided to make a playlist this month with some music that represents winter to me in various ways. From psychedelic rock to alternative grunge to indie, the winter to me is a more angsty time for music, a time to explore new eerie tunes that go well with the colder weather. It is simultaneously a time to find cozy holiday music, songs, and albums of nostalgia and warmth.
I decided to combine these two winter moods into a collective playlist that can be listened to at any time, one of all different moods. These 20 songs, go over a musical experience of grunge and hardcore but also slower acoustics as well as alternative upbeat songs.
“Your Cat” – Slaughter Beach, Dog
“Ollie North” – Donovan Wolfington
“So Tired” – Crumb
“Home” – Sean Ono Lennon
“Revolution” – The Wrecks
“Pendulum” – Bay Faction
“Rolling Stoned” – King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard
“Note To Self” – Mild High Club
“666” – Sugar Candy Mountain
“Squish” – On Drugs
“Colours” – Grouplove
“Stay Away” – Nirvana
“Uneasy Hearts Weigh The Most” – Dance Gavin Dance
“Lighterless” – Microwave
“drip bounce_7_24_18” – Toro y Moi
“–” – Stephen Fretwell
“Rango” – Catfish and the Bottlemen
“High Pressure” – Turnstile
“Casper” – Sports Team
These songs overall represent my winter mood this year going into December. I’ll definitely have them on repeat for the rest of the year. Whether you are listening to this walking around campus, on your way home, or just in the comfort of friends, I hope to pass the vibes on to whoever listens. Enjoy this playlist and have a happy winter break!