Three-Day Weekend Jams for Memorial Day

Music for your Monday

memorial day playlist!

What is it about a three-day weekend that’s so restorative? Simple: You’re not glued to your computer. And chances are you’re drinking during the day. This playlist should start your Memorial Day off right.

Dreaming,” by Mayer Hawthorne
(If this doesn’t boost your mood, seek medical attention.)

Forever,” by Haim
(Three sisters from Cali kick your summer off in fine style.)

Feel So Close,” by Calvin Harris
(Top down, sunglasses on.)

I Feel Better,” by Gotye
(He sings other songs, too, guys.)

All of Me,” by Tanlines
(It’s fair to assume they wrote this for a day at a barbecue.)

Hide from the Night,” by Radiation City
(Has been known to cause spontaneous dance moves.)

Genesis,” by Grimes
(Finally, someone’s creating summer-flirting music.)

Bedroom Eyes,” by Dum Dum Girls

Can’t Find Entrance,” by Those Dancing Days
(A little ’90s, a little now. Good girl rock.)

Petition,” by Tennis
(Theme music for your patio.)

Revival,” by Deerhunter
(Yep, that third cocktail sounds like a swell idea.)

Magic,” by Girls
(Here’s hoping your summer will be.)

Stream the playlist on Spotify.

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