If you remember, closer to the beginning of the summer I blogged about summer music. Well this summer is starting to wind down (only a few weeks left!) so I may be doing this a bit early but it's on my mind this morning.
My summer soundtrack is this.
Animal Collective- sleected songs from Merriweather, and Strawberry Jam (favourites Summertime Clothes, My Girls, Brothersport, Fireworks, Purple Bottle)
Cut Copy- ANYTHING from In Ghost Colours (try hearts on fire, light and music)
Phoenix- Amadeus Wolfgang Phoenix was amazing (try listomania, 1901)
Regina Spektor- even though I haven't seen it 500 Days of summer (watch the trailer) inspired this throwback to 2 summers ago with the song Us. Fidelity, on the radio, better, and remember that time are up there too.
Metric- Fantasies is a Real solid album (try sick muse, help I'm alive)
Yeah Yeah Yeahs- So mad I didn't get to go to their concert (try heads will roll, hysteric)
I think this summarizes summer music of 2009 for me quite nicely. Of course there are others but these were the ones I turned to again and again.
Do you have any summer anthems?