This August some folks went back to school, others returned from summer vacations and we listened to a lot of music. Find all our favorite songs from August below, and listen to the Spotify playlist right here. Buttons pressed in the back of a bodega.
Sundays 4 - 7pm
Chart of the most popular and best selling new pop songs on the iTunes pop chart. For a song to be listed below it must have a release date no older than two weeks from the current date and it must rank among the top best selling pop songs on iTunes. The amount of songs on the chart will vary from day-to-day.
Wrapping up summer with new tunes by Young Thug, Grace Potter, HAIM and more
Each week, Vulture highlights the best new music. Listen to them all. As the days grow dark and short and long drawn-out baths are the reward for a year of toil, the warmth of an acoustic paean to a dream of everlasting togetherness can fill a cold space with hope and the desire to recuperate for another trip around the sun. Melancholy, as a concept, is incredibly pervasive in the music we listen to. Dan Snaith, as Caribou, has perfected a sad-on-the-dance-floor strain that manages to celebrate love even as it laments the more painful aspects of it.
The closet is deep though I think that's seriously generalizing. Mormons are very particular about dressing. That grad student better be working that hard if he or she wants to make it. Good luck and my prayers are with you.