SlamXSounds: The ‘Back To School’ Playlist


Yes, boys and girls, it’s that time again. Chances are, if you’re between the ages of six and twenty-two, you’re either currently back in school, or will be soon. (If you’re six and you’re reading this … wow … you’re advanced, kid. And if you’re college-aged: soak it up, you lucky son of a b*tch — you’re currently in the midst of some of the most fun, carefree years of your life.)

Sure, the actual act of learning does, indeed, suck balls. But back-to-school time also signals the beginning of a new year in your social calendar — new people to meet, new social experiences, and a fresh start in your life. And although the majority of our staff have been out of school for at least a few years, we sure don’t mind reminiscing. (And as somewhat creepy, older men, we can testify to the rejuvenating effects that are brought on when an incoming class of female students once again populate the college campuses of NYC. See here for documentation of this … alright, alright.)

So whether you’re totally bummed or super psyched about the back-to-school time of year, give our playlist a listen. It’s got some gems in it, and should help out either way.