It’s the end of the year, and that means it’s time for “best of the year” lists. This awesome playlist includes “best songs of 2012″ from sources like Rolling Stone, Paste, Spin, Beatport, Resident Adviser, Soundofus, and more. 277 songs are here representing genres like, Indie, Alternative, Electronic, Hip hop, Pop, Rock and more. Shuffle it to enjoy the best songs from the year gone by. Duplicate songs have been deleted. It is the ULTIMATE 2012 PLAYLIST!
This lighthearted, enjoyable playlist comes to us courtesy of Allie in support of her blog Even the Artichoke (has a heart). It is a fun music blog of the folk and indie nature, with dashes of self reflection sprinkled in. This upbeat, indie pop playlist works well for summer, road trips, good moods, and the like.
Check out the 2012 Rocking Indie Chicks video playlist from FeelGoodPlaylists. Head over to their excellent site for positive tunes galore!
Drowned in Sound (DiS) is a fantastic music space on the web. Based out of the UK, their alternative tastes are right up our alley (find them under favorites on our home page). We love their attention to fans and that they make lots of playlists! Below highlights their best bits of 2012 mixed with other gems. Enjoy!
Upbeat, fun, dancy, synthesizers, guitars, vocals, indie! Constantly updating this playlist. One of our favorites, great for a party! Read our review on the new Spotify Apps!
Made up of several publications “Best of the Year” lists including Paste, Pitchfork, Drowned in Sound, and more. Duplicates have been deleted. At 190 tracks worth of multi genre goodness, you will be enjoying this playlist for years to come.
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XFM is a popular London alternative and indie rock radio station. They created this list in 2009. The songs are in order starting at 1000.
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This eclectic music lover suggests we…Sip some coffee. Munch on toast. Listen to this. I agree.
The title says it all. Olivia was obviously was in the right mood when creating this feel good playlist. 16+ tracks of fun, upbeat, indie rock with a touch of electronic bliss.