30 Day Song Challenge

30 Day Song Challenge: Day 21

  Day 21: A song you like with a persons name in the title https://open.spotify.com/track/6lI60Z5UEtARdwQfdBYjuD Song I chose: "Voldemort" by With Confidence Lol okay so Voldemort isn't technically a real person, but I'm sure that somewhere in the world there is someone named Voldemort. This song is actually pretty cool though, because it addresses mental illness. We… Continue reading 30 Day Song Challenge: Day 21

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30 Day Song Challenge: Day 20

Day 20: A song that has many meanings to you https://open.spotify.com/track/07kBp5VuebubsozpQd3nyK Before we jump into what I think of this song, can I just say one thing? THOSE OPENING GUITARS THO. Fuck. I love the heaviness that it brings to the song. It's a real head-banger. Okay, carry on. This is the first song on one of… Continue reading 30 Day Song Challenge: Day 20

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30 Day Song Challenge: Day 19

Day 19: A song that makes you think about life https://open.spotify.com/track/2r9eiXCGYYeflhtr4xzkOr This banger comes off of Neck Deep's latest album The Peace and The Panic (which is fantastic, btw.) It starts off kinda eerie with children voices singing "Pain, pain, go away / come back another day / I just wanna get one up on life /… Continue reading 30 Day Song Challenge: Day 19

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30 Day Song Challenge: Day 18

Day 18: A song from the year you were born https://open.spotify.com/track/2RSOzvKUnfDDrb2nQPfpQU Song I chose: "Barbie Girl" by Aqua Even though this song came out in 1997, it screams middle school slumber parties to me. Dressing up, doing makeovers, and jumping on the bed all while listening to fucking "Barbie Girl." Yeah, it was pretty lit, as the… Continue reading 30 Day Song Challenge: Day 18

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30 Day Song Challenge: Day 17

Day 17: A song you'd sing a duet with someone on karaoke https://open.spotify.com/track/5rWIO1uP0GwAoU45RTBJ2F DON'T JUDGE ME. This song is a fucking BOP! Bop to the top, anyone? No? Ok, moving on. When Gabriella was leaving Troy at the climax of High School Musical 2, my little 10-year-old heart broke for Troy. WHAT ABOUT USSSSS? WHAT… Continue reading 30 Day Song Challenge: Day 17

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30 Day Song Challenge: Day 16

Day 16: A song that's a classic favorite https://open.spotify.com/track/08mG3Y1vljYA6bvDt4Wqkj Song I chose: "Back In Black" by AC/DC Who doesn't love this song? First of all, this song is the theme song for the Iowa Hawkeyes, so naturally this is a tailgate/game song that pumps everyone up. Secondly, this song just kicks ass. The guitar riffs… Continue reading 30 Day Song Challenge: Day 16

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30 Day Song Challenge: Day 15

Day 15: A song you like that's a cover by another artist https://open.spotify.com/track/2KWc5DKUCdoIMVIgivR1bb Song I chose: "Black Beatles" by Our Last Night Our Last Night has quickly became one of my favorite bands for not only their awesome originals, but their impressive covers. OLN is a post-hardcore band, so hearing them cover songs of other… Continue reading 30 Day Song Challenge: Day 15

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30 Day Song Challenge: Day 14

Day 14: A song you'd love to be played at your wedding https://open.spotify.com/track/5X6XxO2s7elkxQqCJM7HBT Song I chose: "Jenny's Song" by We The Kings Ugh, this song makes me melt like cheese. First off, to state the obvious, my name is Jen. I used to go by Jenny when I was younger, but I eventually grew out… Continue reading 30 Day Song Challenge: Day 14

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30 Day Song Challenge: Day 13

Day 13: A song you like from the 70's https://open.spotify.com/track/3R47BVunpwXhQbLWrClD94 Song I chose: "Lights" by Journey Because Journey is my moms' favorite band, I grew up hearing a lot of their songs. "Infinity" is an album I know especially well, and one that I actually like despite my mom showing them to me. "Lights" is… Continue reading 30 Day Song Challenge: Day 13

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30 Day Song Challenge: Day 11

Day 11: A song you never get tired of https://open.spotify.com/track/4w7RuuQAVP0JXlAom3z1aC Song I chose: "Wonderwall" by Oasis If you told me that you haven't heard this song, I'd say you were lying. This is a cult classic in the alternative scene. So much so, that even Oasis themselves hate performing it. Coming out over 20 years… Continue reading 30 Day Song Challenge: Day 11

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30 Day Song Challenge: Day 10

Day 10: A song that makes you sad https://open.spotify.com/track/2HQY0sXTrBJCuxqJxbeMWB Song I chose: "Cherry" by Moose Blood There's something about this song that always brings me down -- I think it's those first chords of the song mixed with Eddy Brewerton's somber voice. The tone of this song is honestly the only thing that brings me… Continue reading 30 Day Song Challenge: Day 10

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30 Day Song Challenge: Day 9

Day 9: A song that makes you happy https://open.spotify.com/track/1smfaaFx8ulrGRh20sSZkc Song I chose: "Slow Burn" by State Champs Ugh, I love State Champs. What do I love more than State Champs? New State Champs songs. This song dropped about a year and a half after the initial album release, and I lowkey wish that it were… Continue reading 30 Day Song Challenge: Day 9

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30 Day Song Challenge: Day 8

Day 8: A song about drugs and alcohol https://open.spotify.com/track/0KaA33vmmUEY77YD6L3KFi Song I chose: "Antidote" by Travis Scott This song was pretty much the anthem for my freshman year of college (besides "Jordan Belfort", of course). This song is pretty catchy, and I still find myself listening to it from time to time. This song is really… Continue reading 30 Day Song Challenge: Day 8

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30 Day Song Challenge: Day 7

Day 7: A song to drive to Oh my my, oh hell yes. There's just something about the opening guitar notes and that gosh darn harmonica that makes me want to roll down my window and cruise down the country roads. While this song can be interpreted as a metaphor for weed, guitarist Mike Campbell… Continue reading 30 Day Song Challenge: Day 7