Ring in 2021 with favorite (best of) tracks from 2020

Premiere DateJan 1, 2021
Categories Indie Music Rock
00:00 Emily
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02:08 Pastime Samantha Crain
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05:11 Wasted Tomberlin
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07:37 The Calendar Song Laura Jane Grace
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09:50 Emily
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11:17 Hit the Road H. Kink
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13:30 Hometown Malin Pettersen
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16:10 If I Told Courtney Marie Andrews
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20:59 Can't Do Much Waxahatchee
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24:38 Colors of the Highway Sam Rae
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28:32 5am Caitlin Harnett and The Pony Boys
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31:25 Emily
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32:55 I Would Find You Oceanator
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37:57 Ever Enough Kissy
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41:21 Vacation Honey Cutt
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44:58 I Was A Young Girl Black Bra
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47:42 The Universe Death Valley Girls
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51:36 Emily
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52:54 An Echo Samantha Crain
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56:34 Finish
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On today’s show I’m playing some of my favorite tracks from 2020. For one reason or another, these are the ones that stood out. These artists were my friends through quarantine. They helped me escape from feeling trapped in my house and they made 2020 bearable.

I personally supported every artist on this list by buying their music, merch or both in 2020. I hope that if you are able, you will find at least one artist in this mix (or more) and show your support as well. It’s been a tough year for artists, especially those that rely on income from touring.

As a kid, Emily Smith could often be found in her bedroom recording radio shows. She obsessively recorded songs off the radio onto cassettes and mixed them together on a dual player. She was in love with…

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