Music of the Year: 2021

Time once more for an arbitrary list of probably-new-to-me music from the past year, this time alphabetically ordered. Feat. the return of comments from siblings.

Spotify Playlist


The Songs

  • Benjamin Wallfisch - Techno Syndrome 2021

    • I: Finish him.
  • Billie Eilish - NDA

    • Ka: Ick.
    • J: I didn’t listen to her new album, just the one song.
  • Blind Channel - Dark Side

    • Ka: If you recall, I thought this should beat Måneskin.
    • C: Can we just watch Eurovision again?
  • Brass Against feat. Sophia Urista - Aerials (System Of A Down Cover)

    • Ka: I love her hair.
  • Daði og Gagnamagnið - 10 Years

    • Ka: Shall we dance?
    • I: I don’t remember the dance well enough.
  • GIRLI - More Than A Friend

    • Ka: She looks like a punk Vulcan.
    • C: The popcorn!
    • Me: Someone’s going to have to clean that up.
  • Go_A - ШУМ

    • J: I didn’t watch Eurovision this year. I only heard a few songs, and this was one of them.
    • Ka: You keep liking music videos with people wandering through the woods.
  • Halsey - The Lighthouse

    • N: I see you looking at me.
  • Hey Violet - Party Girl

    • J: If you’ve ridden in my car, you’ve heard most of their songs.
  • Janelle Monáe feat. Various Artists - Say Her Name (Hell You Talmbout)

  • Lil Nas X - Montero

    • C: Everyone’s seen part of it.
  • Lord of the Lost - Viva Vendetta

    • J: Maybe she was just warning him.
    • I: I’d wear that hat. I’ll just come out and say it.
    • Ka: Why the chewing on the straw?
    • Ka: Aww, they’re in a cult. Cute!
  • MØ - Kindness

    • Ka: Just write down whatever I said last time you made me listen to her.
  • Måneskin - VENT’ANNI

    • Ka: Pink bell-bottoms are not regular clothes.
  • Sarah and the Safe Word - Red Hot and Holy

    • Ka: The song was good, but I really regret looking up to see the drummer.
  • The Hellfreaks - Old Tomorrows

    • Ka: Why are they wearing basketball jerseys?
  • The Pretty Reckless feat. Tom Morello - And So It Went

    • Ka: It was catchy. I liked it.
  • The Regrettes - Monday

    • Ka: What school has a dance on a Monday?
  • Twin Temple - Babalon

    • I: I like it. C hates it.
    • Ka: Maybe I’m just thinking Beach Boys because it reminds me of Barbara Ann.
  • Van Canto - Falling Down

    • Ka: It’s a bathing song for Vikings. Rub a dub.


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2022-01-02 23:00 +0000