PLAYLIST: Margaret Glaspy’s Songs That Speak to Her Heart and Soul
Coinciding with the release of her second album, Devotion, the songwriter lists her favorite soulful jams.
PLAYLIST: Deeper’s No Ketchup Tunes
A collection of songs by the Windy City’s finest, including Melkbelly, Mykele Deville, Dehd, and The Hecks.
PLAYLIST: Moaning’s Post-Punk/New Wave Community
Sean Solomon discusses the two eras of moody music that inspired his band’s latest LP.
PLAYLIST: Vundabar’s Songs About Cars, Mystery, and Night
Brandon Hagen breaks down the duo’s influences on “Either Light,” from Robert Smith to Tony Soprano.
PLAYLIST: Disq’s Songs To Cry To
With their upbeat debut dropping this Friday, the Madison post-punks share their favorite weep-tunes.
PLAYLIST: Bambara’s Greatest Hits from the Tour Van
After breaking from touring just long enough to record their fifth album, the post-punk band give us their fav aux cord picks.
PLAYLIST: Holy Fuck’s Songs That Inspired “Deleter”
Keyboardist Graham Walsh explains how E-40, Oneohtrix Point Never, and other artists influence the band’s music.
PLAYLIST: Turnover’s Grooves That Inspired “Altogether”
Along with a playlist curated by the band, Austin Getz goes deep on his newfound love of jazz.
PLAYLIST: Jenny Owen Youngs’ Night Songs
Youngs shares fourteen tracks she looked to for inspiration on her nocturnal new EP.
PLAYLIST: Anna of the North’s Songs to Be Heartbroken—and Recover—To
The Norwegian synth-pop star lists her top cuffing and uncuffing tunes by Toro y Moi, Céline Dion, and more.
PLAYLIST: Great Grandpa’s Songs They Wish They Knew When They Were Younger
Al Menne shares nine recent favs from Big Thief, Lucy Dacus, Bill Callahan, and more.
PLAYLIST: White Reaper’s Songs That Make Them Hungry
Cardi B, System of a Down, and Harry Nilsson soundtrack the power-pop group’s food fantasies.
PLAYLIST: Screaming Females’ Favorite Non-Album Tracks
Preceding their “Singles Too” comp, Marissa Paternoster and Jarrett Dougherty share some B-side favs.
PLAYLIST: Tiger Army’s Songs That Influenced “Retrofuture”
Nick 13 details eleven tracks that informed the surf rock, punk, and other elements of his band’s sixth album.
PLAYLIST: RÜFÜS DU SOL’s Favorite Remixes
With their “SOLACE” remix album out today, the Australian house trio share their favorite reworks of other artists’ songs.
PLAYLIST: Parsnip’s Songs About Fruit
To accompany their debut LP “When the Tree Bears Fruit,” the Australian garage rockers serve up more songs about fruit.
PLAYLIST: Harmony Woods’ Perfect Songs
Alongside news of a sophomore album in tow, the Philly songwriter made us a list of ten tracks she considers to be flawless.
PLAYLIST: Debby Friday’s Songs That Remind Her Why She Loves Music
The experimental producer lists ten tracks that helped her keep things fresh while writing “DEATH DRIVE.”