Posted by: Joe | January 20, 2007

Soundtrack 2006

I found a *lot* of music I really liked this year. Note that this isn’t really a “Best of 2006” list–some tracks are older (although most are from last year). This is just the list of songs that I’ll think of when thinking of the past 12 months. No particular order really–just the order that I added the songs to my iTunes playlist.

…And You Will Know Us by the Trail of Dead – Intro: A Song of Fire and Wine
…And You Will Know Us by the Trail of Dead – Naked Sun
Arctic Monkeys – I Bet You Look Good on the Dancefloor
Arctic Monkeys – Riot Van
Baby Eagle – Some Things We Lose
Band of Horses – The Funeral
Built to Spill – Goin’ Against Your Mind
Built to Spill – Conventional Wisdom
Built to Spill – Built to Spill
The Burdens – Lonely Town
The Cardigans – I Need Some Fine Wine And You, You Need To Be Nicer
Catfish Haven – Crazy for Leaving
Catfish Haven – Tell Me
City and Colour – Save Your Scissors
Crystal Skulls – Baby Boy
Dispatch – Carry You
Dashboard Confessional – Hands Down
Dear Nora – Rollercoaster
Dylan in the Movies – Better Days
Editors – Feel Good Inc. (live acoustic cover)
Flux Capacitor – Watching The Sunset For The Last Time On Earth
Gnarls Barkley – Crazy
Gnarls Barkley – Smiley Faces
The Go! Team – Bottle Rocket
The Go! Team – Panther Dash
Gorky’s Zygotic Mynci – Cân Megan
Great Lake Swimmers – Various Stages
Great Lake Swimmers – Bodies and Minds
Heartless Bastards – Into the Open
Heartless Bastards – Searching for the Ghost
Herman Düne – I Wish That I Could See You Soon
Herman Düne – You Stepped On Sticky Fingers
The Hold Steady – Chips Ahoy!
The Hold Steady – Hot Soft Light
The Hush Sound – The Artist
I Love You But I’ve Chosen Darkness – According to Plan
I Love You But I’ve Chosen Darkness – The Owl
Jenny Lewis/Watson Twins – Rise Up With Fists!!
Jenny Lewis/Watson Twins – The Charging Sky
Jenny Lewis/Watson Twins – Born Secular
Jenny Lewis/Watson Twins – You Are What You Love
Johnny Cash – God’s Gonna Cut You Down
Kanye West/Lupe Fiasco – Touch the Sky
Kanye West/ Jamie Foxx – Gold Digger
Lifehouse – You and Me
Yeah Yeah Yeah’s – Gold Lion
Yeah Yeah Yeah’s – Phenomena
Yeah Yeah Yeah’s – Honeybear
The Whitest Boy Alive – Fireworks
The White Stripes – I’m Lonely (But I Ain’t That Lonely Yet)
The White Stripes – Take, Take, Take
Veruca Salt – Wet Suit
TV on the Radio – Wolf Like Me
Tilly and the Wall – Bad Education
Tilly and the Wall – Lost Girls
These Electric Lives – We Should Be Believing
These Electric Lives – Hit The Ground Running
Sonic Youth – Reena
Sonic Youth – Incinerate
Snow Patrol – Chasing Cars
Snow Patrol – Hands Open
The Rural Alberta Advantage – The Dethbridge in Lethbridge
The Rural Alberta Advantage – Four Night Rider
Rilo Kiley – A Better Son/Daughter
Rilo Kiley – The Good That Won’t Come Out
Rilo Kiley – Spectacular Views
Regina Spektor – Fidelity
Regina Spektor – Hotel Song
Regina Spektor – Ode to Divorce
Rachael Yamagata – Be Be Your Love
Public Enemy – Chuck D – Ali Rap Theme
Pavement – Give It a Day
Panic! at the Disco – I Write Sins Not Tragedies
Panic! at the Disco – Lying Is the Most Fun a Girl Can Have Without Taking Her Clothes Off
Okkervil River – The President’s Dead
Okkervil River – For Real
Okkervil River – Black Sheep Boy
Neko Case – Margaret vs. Pauline
Neko Case – Star Witness
Mobile – Montreal Calling
Mobile – Dusting Down the Stars
Metric – Poster of a Girl
Metric – Live It Out
Metric – Monster Hospital
Citizen Cope – Sideways


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