Lifestyle & Parenting

Editors’ Picks: Summer Tracks

July 2, 2009

Press play on our summer song list, chosen by our music lovin editors.
And the beat goes on

Julie Whelan, Toronto guest editor
Sure Ahead
of my Time
by the Teddybears (featuring Daddy Boastin) is played in
a commercial, but youll be pounding the hot pavement to the infectious
electro-rock beat all summer long. Preview at

Marianne Wisenthal, Montreal editor
Sip sangria to the sultry sound
of Grizzly Bears single Two
Grrrr! Preview at

Elsa Vecchi, Montreal editor, French edition
by Chairlift is the quintessential summer pop tune. Beware: after one
play, youll be hooked. Preview at

Malwina Gudowska, Calgary editor
my Days"
by Alexi Murdoch from the Away We Go
soundtrack is a ballad made for summer evenings on the porch. Preview at

Joy Pecknold, Vancouver editor
Soft, dreamy and with a dash of
electronic, pair the ballad Daniel
by Bat For Lashes with a summer sunset. Preview at

Sarah Bancroft, Editor-in-chief
When we’re not playing vintage
Michael Jackson, the iPod will be cranking Metric’s melodic Gimme
Preview at

Maria Tallarico, Managing editor
More gated community than ghetto,
hip hop breakout Asher Roths single I
Love College
makes the under-25s get down like a certain white
rapper before him (we mean Eminem, not Vanilla Ice). Advisory: explicit
lyrics. Preview at

All songs available on iTunes.



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