The Argus Playlist: 80 an hour and the radio loud

(Drive, Oh Wonder)

By: Sabrina Nordlund

















These songs have been specifically curated for a long drive down a lonely highway with blasting music and a lot of loud (maybe off key) singing. Consisting of a blend of alternative pop and rock, this playlist is full of music that documents the resurgence of 80s synth pop in new and creative ways. Included are artists of all levels of success in hopes that you will find both some names you recognize and some names to learn.

  1. The Best You Had – Nina Nesbitt
  2. Kiwi – Harry Styles
  3. Glitter & Gold – Barns Courtney
  4. Hard Feelings/Loveless – Lorde
  5. Let’s Get Married – Bleachers
  6. Nothing’s Wrong – HAIM
  7. Someone to You – BANNERS
  8. Gorgeous – Taylor Swift
  9. Call Me Out – Sea Girls
  11. Pink Lemonade – The Wombats
  12. Signs of Life – Arcade Fire