Playlist – 2014 (the first half)

My playlist for the first half of 2014 includes two songs I’ve been loving for at least a year, but were never available before now.

California (Cast Iron Soul) – Jamestown Revival

Red Eyes – The War of Drugs

Seasons (Waiting on You) – Future Islands

Take Me to Church – Hozier

Hollywood – RAC featuring Penguin Prison (been trying to get hold of this one for ages, finally released with the album)

Jerk Ribs – Kelis (ditto)

Supernova – Ray LaMontagne

This is the Last Time – The National (yes, the album is last year, but this has got play this year, and so I could sneak it in)

Control – Broken Bells

Avant Gardener – Courtney Barnett

Helpless Blues – The Bamboos

Magic – Coldplay (yes, yes I know. Nothing about this album grabs me except this song which won’t get out of my head. There’s one every year.)

Like I Need You – Kan Wakan

Angels of Fire – The Jezabels

Conviction – Meshell Ndegeocello

This Love is Here to Stay – Thomas Dybdahl

Waitress Song – First Aid Kit

Just One of the Guys – Jenny Lewis

Sherman (Animals in the Jungle) – Tom Vek

Cheap Sunglasses – RAC (featuring Matthew Koma)

Coming Down – Clap Your Hands Say Yeah (featuring Matt Berninger)

Lazaretto – Jack White