The Ultimate Shaky Knees Playlist

Just two more days until we head to Atlanta (my first time visiting!) for Shaky Knees! I’ve been in festival withdrawal since SXSW so I couldn’t be more excited for some live music and sunshine.  What originally drew us to this festival was its incredible lineup, and I have already made my list of bands who I absolutely cannot miss. Read More

Love Mixtape Contest: The Winning Mix!

Thank you all so much for your amazing love mixtape submissions! It is so cool to listen to the songs that carry a special meaning for different people — everyone has such a unique and personal perspective.  The winning mix was submitted by Emma, who explained her choices as “3 for lust, 3 for love, 3 for letting go.” Listening to the songs felt like experiencing just those stages of a relationship, something I’m sure we can all relate to. Listen to her mix below, and to listen to all of the beautiful submissions click here! Read More

A Playlist For The New Year

I love making playlists to coincide with different celebrations and moments in life.  I used to sit for hours making mix tapes on cassette, picking out the perfect songs and making sure they were in the right order.  For this playlist I chose a mixture of feel-good songs that will get your hips shaking, and songs that symbolize a clean, fresh start for the New Year.  Listen to it tonight, or put it on repeat tomorrow! Happy New Year everyone! Read More

Pitchfork Music Festival Playlist: Bands We Can’t Wait To See!

In just 2 days I’ll be leaving for Chicago to attend the one and only Pitchfork Music Festival! This will be my first time attending Pitchfork, so I’m incredibly excited to feel out the vibe and see how it compares to that of other festivals I’ve been to. There are so many unbelievable bands playing that I can’t wait to experience. Read More

Outside Lands 2013 Lineup Just Announced!

We’re still recovering from Coachella but that doesn’t mean we aren’t already thinking about the next festivals! Coming up are Sasquatch, Bonnaroo, Pitchfork, and one of my all-time favorites, Outside Lands! The Outside Lands 2013 lineup was just announced today and once again they’ve pulled together an amazing mixture of bands. Read More

Sweetlife Festival: Lineup & Playlist!

Have you guys heard about the Sweetlife Festival? Presented by Sweetgreen, the festival is an annual celebration of music, healthy food and thoughtful living that takes place at Merriweather Post Pavilion in Columbia MD. The festival is only one day long but promises an amazing lineup and plenty of other awesome draws. Read More

Playlist: Songs For Bikes

Inspired by our January catalog and its bicycle theme, I originally set out to create a playlist of songs about bikes. However, as I was going through our music library on RDIO I kept finding songs that evoke the same feeling as the catalog – the feeling of fresh air sweeping past you as you ride, giving your cheeks that perfect rosy glow.  Read More