MP3 PLAYLISTS: 10 Songs to Beat Those Sunday Blues
Whether you’re hitting the gym or exploring a forest trail, the right soundtrack can elevate any activity, or help lift those spirits. In MP3 PLAYLISTS, we curate the perfect tunes for your everyday routines. This week, we’re focusing on curing those Sunday Blues. Let’s dive in:
Early Morning — Visages
From the moment this track begins, there’s a feeling of serenity that takes over, especially when the rest of the frequencies begin filling your ears. The lyrics, combined with the liquid sonic elements, are like waves washing over and carrying all your worries away, like a tide gently rising and falling.
Visages have an innate ability of capturing an array of emotions with everything they make, and this one is sure to lift any mood and get you dancing with its sweet DnB flavor.
Only You (feat. Shyam P) — ENiGMA Dubz
ENiGMA Dubz released his first ever all Drum and Bass project at the end of July, and “Only You” featuring Shyam P really stood out. There’s something really beautiful about music, and the way it can spark emotional vulnerability, reminding us of those we hold close to our hearts. That’s exactly what he does with this track.
It’s the perfect little liquid DnB number, and its layers of warmth intertwined with the beat are sure to heal anyone needing that little extra boost.
Passionfruit — S E S H
“Passionfruit” is just like the name implies, it’s like sipping on a juicy nectar filled drink that fuels your soul and breathes life back into your body. Each little piece of this lofi leaning track fit together like a puzzle; from the rainy frequencies and sunny little pockets that poke their way through, this track is everything needed on a day meant to unwind and find solace once again.
Grow Up, Kid — hawk.
CharlestheFirst’s side project, hawk., felt like an even deeper look inside his brilliant mind, where he peeled back the layers of his soul and share with us many intimate feelings. This track has his signature, picturesque elements that transport you to places in nature where the warmth of the world surrounds you.
Listening to this track is like being in a forest, with the sun’s rays shining through little pockets of dust and fog, a reminder of the beauty that can be found in so many different moments.
count on — Shallou x Colin
While there are sad undertones to this song, there is beauty that can be found within heartbreak and finding the ability to heal again. That’s exactly how it feels listening to this song; there’s a bouncy, upbeat melody and lyrics that draw you in deeper and deeper.
The tender vocals, mixed with a rhythm you can’t help but dance to, are a gentle uplift to a Sunday mood.
The Rope (feat. POLIÇA) — Lane 8 [Le Youth Remix]
The sweet rhythms and bouncy cadences found within Le Youth’s remix of this gorgeous track are perfect to melt any blues away. The melody envokes deep emotions, especially when paired with the catchy lyrics, it feels like a story being told that is opening doors to better days ahead.
Le Youth does a superb job of putting his spin on an already beautiful track, adding even more layers of depth and vivid imagery with the warm elements of “The Rope.”
Knocking On My Door – Daily Bread x Derlee
If you want a nice way to start off your Sunday morning, might we suggest some Daily Bread? The smooth beat and simple yet powerful lyrics, intertwined amongst an array of instruments and other elements, are everything you need to add to your weekend playlist.
From beginning to end, the track takes listeners on a journey of warmth and good vibrations that are certain to fade any blues away.
Heaven – Olivia Rose [En:vy Edit]
Drum and Bass can lift any mood, and this track is most definitely a testament to that. With each break that rolls to the next, we promise any worries you have will be carried away with them. Add in Oliva Rose’s delightful voice, and you have the perfect track to heal your Sunday scaries.
Love Letters – Logistics
Another Drum and Bass track to lift your mood and melt those Sunday blues away is “Love Letters” from Logistics. There are so many warm layers to this track that feel like stepping outside into the sun for the first time after a long, cold winter. Every element of the track providing more support with each break and signature DnB sound.
Yellow – tiedye ky
For some, yellow is a color that brings forth feelings of happiness, and of course, sunshine. tiedye ky brings out those emotions tenfold on “Yellow,” a groovy, upbeat vehemence that’s sure to start your Sunday off right and wash away those rainy feels. Especially when adding in the lyrics that are a nice reminder that “I can get by, get by, get by…”
Throughout life’s ups and downs, music is always there, and we hope these tracks can be a simple reminder that the Sunday blues are always temporary. Check back again soon for our next MP3 TRACKS curation.