In July of 2018, I started assembling bi-monthly playlists to capture the mood of that period. I assigned no rules, allowing myself to add songs both new and old that struck me during that period for the sonic, thematic, or lyrical content.

CA006 — May-June '19

  1. "Detroiters Theme (feat. 6aamm)" - DISTINCT LIFE
  2. "CYANIDE" - Daniel Caesar
  3. "Brian Wilson (Live)" - Barenaked Ladies
  4. "Out of My Head" - Fastball
  5. "How Long Do I Let It Go For?" - Telethon
  6. "Chatroom" - Charly Bliss
  7. "On a Roll" - Ashley O
  8. "Sanity for Summer" - City Mouth
  9. "You Need To Calm Down" - Taylor Swift
  10. "Sun Comes In" - palomas
  11. "Peach" - Kevin Abstract
  12. "Bags" - Clairo
  13. "Twinkle Lights" - The Sonder Bombs
  14. "Bad Day" - Darwin Deez
  15. "Summerbore" - The Needs
  16. "Medicine" - Tiny Moving Parts
  17. "America Online" - The Midnight
  18. "Do You Love Her Now" - Jai Paul
  19. "He" - Jai Paul
  20. "SUPERPOSITION (feat. John Mayer)" - Daniel Caesar
  21. "The Day Will Be Mine" - Sloan
  22. "Robin Williams" - Noah Gundersen
  23. "I Have Always Been Here Before" - Roky Erickson
  24. "Lover, You Should've Come Over" - Jeff Buckley

CA005 — March-April '19

  1. "She Wants My Money" - Dominic Fike
  2. "Broken" - Kim Petras
  3. "Slip" - AMA
  4. "okay" - LANY & Julia Michaels
  5. "Narcissist (feat. The 1975)" - No Rome
  6. "f a r a w a y" - The Japanese House
  7. "You've Changed" - lophiile
  8. "A Long Goodbye" - Bogues
  9. "Both Sides Now" - Joni Mitchell
  10. "Superman (It's Not Easy) [feat. John Onrasik]" - Five for Fighting
  11. "3 - 5 - 7" - All Them Witches
  12. "I Always Wanna Die (Sometimes)" - Bilmuri & No Dice
  13. "Walls" - Bonfires
  14. "Samantha" - The Unlovables
  15. "Painkillers" - The Strike
  16. "My Own Chapter" - Aaron Sprinkle
  17. "I Got 5 On It (feat. Michael Marshall)" - Luniz
  18. "Fat Lip" - Sum 41
  19. "Adrenaline" - Simple Creatures
  20. "Bitter Sweet Symphony" - The Verve
  21. "Maneater" - Daryl Hall & John Oates

CA004 — January-February ‘18

  1. "Get Enough" - Paul McCartney

  2. "Face My Fears (English Version)" - Hikaru Utada & Skrillex

  3. "(It's a) Departure" - The Long Winters

  4. "Anna" - Old Best Friend

  5. "You and I Both" - Jason Mraz

  6. "Stand by Me" - Weezer

  7. "The Joke" - Brandi Carlile

  8. "Riding With Private Malone" - David Ball

  9. "Blues Run the Game (2001 Remastered Version)" - Jackson C. Frank

  10. "Girl from the North Country" - Johnny Cash with Bob Dylan

  11. "Beautiful Boy (Darling Boy)" - John Lennon

  12. "Darling" - Real Estate

  13. "Genghis Khan" - Miike Snow

  14. "Keanu Reeves" - Logic

  15. "Animal" - Troye Sivan

  16. "Happy" - Julia Michaels

  17. "I Guess I Just Feel Like" - John Mayer

  18. "Uncomfortably Numb (feat. Hayley Williams)" - American Football

  19. "Sertraline and Me" - Jonny

  20. "Pa'lante" - Hurray for the Riff Raff

  21. "Where's the Catch? (feat. André 3000)" - James Blake

  22. "Metal Bones" - Shone

  23. "Queen of Swords" - Jonah Matranga

  24. "shibuya (feat. San Holo)" - Covet

  25. "Me and Julio Down By the Schoolyard" - Paul Simon

  26. "Skyline Pigeon" - Elton John

  27. "Walking In Memphis" - Marc Cohn

  28. "Turn On Your Radio" - Harry Nilsson


CA003 — November-December ‘18

  1. "Mr. Moonlight" - The Beatles

  2. "Fell Asleep With a Vision" - The Spirit Of The Beehive

  3. "The Leanover" - Life Without Buildings

  4. "Nowhere2go" - Earl Sweatshirt

  5. "Heaven" - Charly Bliss

  6. "Archie, Marry Me" - Alvvays

  7. "I Always Wanna Die (Sometimes)" - The 1975

  8. "Left and Leaving" - The Weakerthans

  9. "Pretty Good" - John Prine

  10. "Revolution Lover" - Left at London

  11. "Hurt" - Johnny Cash

  12. "Ain't No Sunshine" - Bill Withers

  13. "The Gold" - Manchester Orchestra & Phoebe Bridgers

  14. "I Am a Man of Constant Sorrow" - The Soggy Bottom Boys

  15. "I Like America & America Likes Me" - The 1975

  16. "Let Me Down Slowly" - Alec Benjamin

  17. "In My Dream" - The Action

  18. "Too Late to Turn Back Now" - Cornelius Brothers & Sister Rose

  19. "Never My Love" - The Association

  20. "What Is Life" - George Harrison

CA002 — September-October ‘18

  1. "Cold Came With" - Old Best Friend

  2. "Let's Live for Today" - The Grass Roots

  3. "Brave" - Jonathan Coulton

  4. "THUG LIFE" - BROCKHAMPTON

  5. "Used 2" - Lil Wayne

  6. "Same Drugs" - Chance the Rapper

  7. "Mogambo" - Riz MC

  8. "Loser" - Jagwar Twin

  9. "Coffins" - Bohnes

  10. "Lilo" - The Japanese House

  11. "Head Over Heels" - Tears for Fears

  12. "Verses" - Tamino

  13. "I'm Sorry, Darling" - Dead Leaves

  14. "Blood Bank" - Third Eye Blind

  15. "I'll Never Let Go" - Jeffrey Amor

  16. "Stay Down" - boygenius

  17. "Lover, You Should've Come Over" - Jeff Buckley

  18. "I Think I'll Be Ok" - Bayside

  19. "The Boxer" - Simon & Garfunkel

  20. "Darkness" - Pinegrove

  21. "If the Stars Grow Dim Tonight" - Hydrogen Sea & I Will, I Swear

  22. "Hard to Say I'm Sorry / Get Away" - Chicago

  23. "thank u, next" - Ariana Grande

  24. "Crush" - Tessa Violet

  25. "Hands Down Olivia" - Super American

  26. "Future Me Hates Me" - The Beths

  27. "Bronte" - Gotye

CA001 — July–August ‘18

  1. "Baby It's You" - Smith

  2. "Gold Rush" - Death Cab for Cutie

  3. "Love Like You Care" - Perlo

  4. "Animal" - Troye Sivan

  5. "Help Myself (feat. Patrick Pryor)" - Jay Wile

  6. "I Might Need Security" - Chance the Rapper

  7. "Arboretum" - Choker

  8. "CAROUSEL" - Travis Scott

  9. "Lucky" - Tommy Genesis

  10. "Trippin (feat. IDK)" - Vancouver Sleep Clinic

  11. "Second Nature" - George Ogilvie

  12. "Me & My Dog" - boygenius

  13. "The Maze" - Manchester Orchestra

  14. "Golden Lonesome" - Glorietta

  15. "I'm No Savior" - Adam Agin

  16. "Numb" - Meg Myers

  17. "Python" - Miguel

  18. "Happy Man" - Jungle

  19. "APESHIT" - THE CARTERS

  20. "1997 DIANA" - BROCKHAMPTON

  21. "High Hopes" - Panic! At the Disco

  22. "Boo'd Up" - Ella Mai

  23. "TOOTIMETOOTIMETOOTIME" - The 1975

  24. "All to Myself" - Dan + Shay

  25. "Love Is a Wild Thing" - Kacey Musgraves

  26. "I've Just Seen A Face" - The Beatles