[Official] The Damn Good Music List
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All of the songs ever done by People Under the Stairs. They’re a hip hop group, but not anything like the bullshit on the radio, they actually make good music. Anyone who likes music and wants to listen to some real hip hop, check them out:
Oh, and I bet alot of the people on here would enjoy Mark Farina’s “Mushroom Jazz” series. He mixes trippy/jazzy/hip-hopesque beats and some songs with vocals into hour-long seamless music mixes. A couple songs in the mushroom jazz mixes:
I <3 music alot.
Animal Collective, Apes&Androids, Arcade Fire, Arctic Monkeys, Atlas Sound, The Avett Brothers, Band of Horses, Bassnectar, BEARBOT, Beirut, Best Coast, The Big Pink, Blind Pilot, Blitzen Trapper, Bloc Party, The Bloody Beatroots, Bob Marley, Bombay Bicycle Club, Bon Iver, Born Ruffians, The Bravery, Brett Dennen, Chromeo, Coldplay, The Cool Kids, The Cribs, Crystal Castles, The Crystal Method, Curren$y, Cut Copy, Deadmau5, Digitalism, Discovery, The Dodos, Dragonette, edIT, Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zero’s, Empire of the Sun, Fever Ray, Fleet Foxes, Foals, FrankMusik, Friendly Fires, Girl Talk, The Glitch Mob, The Go! Team, Gossip, Grizzly Bear, Hilltop Hoods, Hockey, Holy Ghost!, Immortal Technique, Jay-Z, Jedi Mind Tricks, Jónsi, Jukebox The Ghost, Justice, Kanye West, Keane, Kid Cudi, The Killers, Kings of Leon, The Knife, The Kooks, La Roux, LCD Soundsystem, Lil Wayne, Ludacris, Lupe Fiasco, M.i , M.I.A., Mac Miller, Matisyahu, Matt & Kim, Mattafix, MGMT, The Morning Benders, MSTRKRFT, Mumford and Sons, Mystery Jets, Newton Faulkner, Noah and The Whale, The Notorious B.I.G., Of Montreal, Passion Pit, Phoenix, Ra Ra Riot, Ratatat, Rebelution, Rick Ross, Rogue Wave, Ronald Jenkees, Rusko, Santigold, The Shins, Silver Sun Pickups, Simian Mobile Disco, Sleigh Bells, Slightly Stoopid, Sound Tribe Sector 9, Spoon, Starfucker, The Strokes, Sufjan Stevens, Super Mash Bros., Sway, T.I., Teddy Bears, The Temper Trap, Tha Joker, Theophilus London, Tokyo Police Club, Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers, Two Door Cinema Club, Vampire Weekend, Wavves, Weezer, White Lies, The White Panda, The Who, Wiz Khalifa, The Wombats, Wyclef Jean
^^ Matt, have you heard of The Sea and Cake, or Dinosaur Jr.? Judging by some of the artists you posted (Animal Collective, Arcade Fire, Phoenix, Sufjan Stevens) you’d probably like them. You’ve also got a little hip hop in there, so def check out People Under the Stairs.
*Animal Collective, Beck, *Black Moth Super Rainbow, Blonde Redhead, Bob Dylan, Cage the Elephant, *CAKE, Daft Punk, Gorillaz, Horse Feathers, *Jack Johnson, *Johnny Flynn, Mando Diao, Manic Street Preachers, *MGMT, Michael Jackson, My Morning Jacket, Neon Indian, Passion Pit, Sigur Ros, Straylight Run, The Avalanches, The Clash, *The Virgins, Vampire Weekend
*= Most favorite
I second Xavier Rudd- http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uE0b9XzrjeE
Gotta love some Mastodon, too – http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qp1dRh2FVVs
Deftones are still good- http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f0pdwd0miqs
Slightly Stoopd, of course – http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BF9lTres73g
Sooo many more, but this is what I’m jamming to today.
‘destiny’ by zero 7 has always been my number one chill song. and by chill, i mean it stops me in my tracks and i can’t do anything except sit there and listen to it. THAT is what music should be, either that or make you dance a lot. either one is awesome. haha :)