The holiday is over so what would I say were the soundtrack songs to this vacation?
What would be on my holiday mix-tape?
Justin Bieber “What Do You Mean?”
This track was dropped just as I was about I leave for the airport. I can’t say I’ve been a “Belieber” before but when I first heard his last tune I could kind of see he was trying to turn over a new leaf. Justin’s new stuff has a really good sound to it and during recent interviews I have watched I seriously think he has turned a good corner.
So, to all the non-beliebers I say judge him on his new music not his past mistakes – we all make them!
There’s also a really nice acoustic version…
Natalie Imbruglia – “Instant Crush”
I had head this track once or twice before I went on holidays but since I had forgot to sync my Spotify playlists before the plane journey I only had Natalie’s latest album, “Male”, to listen to. After a few wines and in a state of semi-snooze this track must have slipped into my sub-consciousness as I couldn’t get it out my head for the first few days.
Ed Sheeran – “Photograph”
Simply a beautiful song from an amazingly talented, all round nice guy. I listened to this a lot whilst lounging around the pool!
Maja Francis – “Last Days Of Dancing”
During the course of my holiday I was reblogging posts from other music blogs and one from Alftitude really stood out. She’s from Sweden and has a kind of Robyn/The Cardigans vibe to her sound. I played this a lot during my second week away.
There’s also a great acoustic version where Maja herself introduces the song by explaining the meaning behind it.
Maja Francis & Veronica Maggio – “Space Invades My Mind”
Maja again – she really was one of the best holiday music discoveries ever! This time she’s teamed up with another Swedish pop star – could it get much better? I hope so as I will be following her closely from now on.
What about you, what songs remind you of your most recent vacation?
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