Song: “Already Yours”
Album: Pink Strat
Release Date: July 2009
This is one of those songs that I just always find stuck in my head!
“There’s no need to convert a believer. I’m already yours…I’m already yours.”
Artist: The Joy Formidable
Album: Wolf’s Law
Release Date: January 2013
This band just flat out rocks. If you ever get a chance to see them live, do it! Such an upbeat show. This song is from their new album, which is fantastic, and I highly recommend it!
“How do we move on when nothing is growing? Your hands turn to daggers again.”
Song: “Death And All His Friends”
Album: Viva La Vida or Death And All His Friends
Release Date: June 2008
It’s not like you haven’t heard of Coldplay, but I just really love this song!
“And in the end, we lie awake and we dream of making our escape.”
Artist: Thao With The Get Down Stay Down
Release Date: 2010
Great, catchy song! So much fun, and it will be stuck in your head for days!
“We were the loved ones, sworn up and down. You, you are a dead man, I just have to shoot the gun.”
Song: “On Top Of The World”
Artist: Imagine Dragons
Album: Night Visions
Release Date: September 2012
Such an upbeat, positive song! Makes you feel like dancing. :)
“I’ve been waiting to smile, hey! Been holding it in for a while, hey! Take you with me if I can, been dreaming of this since a child. I’m on top of the world.”
Song: “National Anthem”
Artist: The Gaslight Anthem
Release Date: July 2012
My favourite song off one of my all-time favourite albums. It’s so haunting and truthful.
“I never will forget you, my American love. And I’ll always remember you, wild as they come. And though if I saw you, I’d pretend not the know. The place where you were in my heart is now close. I already live with too many ghosts.”
Artist: The Perishers
Album: Let There Be Morning
Release Date: 2003
One of my favourite songs. It’s incredibly simple, but very pretty, and the lyrics are great.
“It was you who picked the pieces up when I was a broken soul, and then glued me back together, returned to me what others stole.”
Song: “Ho Hey”
Artist: The Lumineers
Album: The Lumineers
Release Date: April 2012
I just can’t get enough of this song, and honestly, it comes off one of the best albums I’ve ever heard. It’s perfect in its simplicity and every bit of it is honest and down right catchy!
“I belong with you, you belong with me. You’re my sweetheart.”
Song: “The Golden Age”
Artist: The Asteroids Galaxy Tour
Release Date: October 2009
You might have seen in on a Heineken commercial recently…this song is incredibly catchy! They’ve got a unique sound, and her voice is great!
“Flying away from reality, whatever-ever happened to gravity? I see it clear, a shooting star, and I’m really gonna sing it like da-da-da!”
Artist: Oliver Thiessen
Release Date: December 19th, 2011
This gentleman is an excellent singer/songwriter. His songs are so beautiful. This one, in particular, really caught my attention. I’ve actually been listening to him for years and recently rediscovered him, and he’s still playing and writing! I was pretty excited! Anyway…this song is lovely!
“Will you come and dance with me? Will you come and set me free?”