Regular Playlists

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A Banker & a Rock Star 2012-09-05 MAKE NEW FRIENDS AND KEEP THE OLD. New artists to Valslist: Divine Fits, Eric McCarley, Ryan Bingham, The Changes, Rodriguez, Agnes Obel, O Rappa, Matthew Dear. Valslist faves: Rebecca Loebe, Green River Ordinance, OneRepublic, Citizen Cope, Birdy, Teitur, The Heavy, Ben Howard, Slightly Stoopid, Minus the Bear, Leo Kottke, John Fullbright. Vintage tracks by Sylvester, Donovan, The Beatles. JUST LISTEN. Listen in iTunes
A Bit o' Brit 2011-02-18 guest list by heyjoy. ENGLISH BEAT - POP MUSIC WITH A TWIST - GREAT PARTY FARE. New to Valslist: Metropolitan, The Eames Era, Snowden, French Kicks, The Wombats, The Jam, New Order, Empire of the Sun, Coltrane Motion. Faves: Locksley, The Kooks, White Rabbits, Tapes 'n Tapes, Company of Thieves, Oasis, The Soft Pack, Arcade Fire. New Playlists Every Friday valslist.com. JUST LISTEN. Listen in iTunes
A Booming Voice 2012-10-07 THESE VOICES ARE A MUST HAVE FOR YOUR COLLECTION. New to Valslist: Miguel, Tift Merritt, Kelis, Bill Fay, Two Spot Gobi, Nneka. Valslist favorite artists: Tristan Prettyman, Beth Orton, Tori Amos, Angus Stone, Heart, Young the Giant, Rihanna, The Wandering, Matthew Perryman Jones, Boy & Bear, The Sea and Cake, Calexico, Diana Krall, Mumford & Sons, Cat Power, Imagine Dragons, Alabama Shakes, The Mountain Goats. Vintage tracks by: Eric Clapton, The Guess Who, Yes. JUST LISTEN. Listen in iTunes
A Spiritual Thing 2012-04-09 COME TOGETHER and JUST LISTEN. New artists to Valslist: My Sad Captains, The Lumineers, Cass McCombs, Kurt Vile, Vessel, La Sera, Carter Tanton, Sam Brenner, Aidan Knight, Bombay Bicycle Club, Cloud Cult, Owen Campbell, Gear Daddies. Valslist favorites: Best Coast, Trevor Hall, Miike Snow. Vintage tracks by Talking Heads, Simon & Garfunkel. JUST LISTEN. Listen in iTunes
All Together Now 2011-10-28 A SOUNDTRACK FOR YOUR GATHERING. New to Valslist: Andy Grammer, Faith Hill. Valslist faves: Dawes, Trevor Hall, Portugal.The Man, Feist, The Middle East, Goldfrapp, Ben Folds, Incubus, The Kooks, Mayer Hawthorne. Vintage tracks by Steely Dan, Carole King. New playlist every Friday. JUST LISTEN. Listen in iTunes
Amazing You 2011-05-18 AMAZING, EACH AND EVERY ONE. New artists to Valslist: AgesandAges, Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr., Jeremy Fisher, Suckers. Valslist faves: Death Cab for Cutie, The Strokes, Stevie Nicks, Brett Dennen, The Spares, R.E.M., Steve Wynn & The Miracle 3, Frightened Rabbit. Vintage tracks by Three Dog Night, Argent, America. New playlists every Friday. JUST LISTEN. Listen in iTunes
And Your Agenda Is? 2010-10-29 EVERYONE HAS ONE. Brand new from Deerhunter, Clare Burson, Guster, Pete Yorn. Valslist favorites by The Dodos, Isaac Russell, Choir of Young Believers, Rogue Wave, Jackie Greene, Oscar D'Leon, Punch Brothers, Tired Pony. Vintage tracks by Pete Townshend, Faces, Joe Cocker. JUST LISTEN. * New playlists every Friday on valslist.com. Share with friends - Listen in iTunes
BEST OF 2016 - Val's Picks 2017-01-01 OUR LIST IS DIFFERENT. We won't waste your time with Top 40 artists you already know. OUR ARTISTS ARE THE BEST OF THE NEW. They're not mainstream (yet) and they're sometimes hard to find. Valslist discovers, curates, and delivers hand-picked artists to you 3 ways: Valslist (here), ValslistRadio (mobile) and NEW! Valslist is now on SPOTIFY! Listen in iTunes
Big Pond 2012-08-26 THESE ARTISTS WERE LOLLA WOWS FOR ME. New to Valslist: POLICA, Moon Taxi, Calvin Harris, JEFF the Brotherhood, The Sheepdogs, Dry the River, Tame Impala. Valslist faves: The Tallest Man on Earth, Tune-Yards, Frank Ocean, Haley Reinhart, Amadou & Mariam, Toro y Moi, Bombay Bicycle Club, Miike Snow, Givers. JUST LISTEN. Listen in iTunes
BOO YAH 2015-10-29 DRESS UP YOUR HALLOWEEN WITH GREAT MUSIC. RIGHT HERE. Listen in iTunes
Break It Down 2010-09-12 TEACH US STEP BY STEP. Brand new from Arcade Fire, Maroon 5, Jon Auer, Cas Haley, David Gray, Sheryl Crow, Dave Specter, Lady Antebellum. Faves: Juliana Hatfield Three, Lady GaGa, Trevor Hall, Taio Cruz, Brian Wilson. Vintage tracks: Creedence Clearwater Revival, Robert Plant. JUST LISTEN. Listen in iTunes
Caroline's Lolla Playlist 2013 2013-08-18 The best of Lollapalooza 2013 (guest playlist by Caroline Kerr, Valslist marketing team) Listen in iTunes
Change of Scenery 2016-04-20 A LITTLE CHANGE OF SCENERY IS A GOOD THING. GO WITH IT. Listen in iTunes
Close Your Eyes 2011-05-03 THIS PLAYLIST IS MEANT TO MOVE YOU. CLOSE YOUR EYES TO HEAR IT BETTER. New Artists to Valslist: Rebecca Loebe, O'Death, Beth Jeans Houghton, Paul Kelly, Eastern Conference Champions. Valslist faves: Danger Mouse& Daniele Lubbi, The Waterboys, Mirah & Thao, Mat Kearney, Okkervil River, Alela Diane, Low, Manchester Orchestra. Vintage tracks by: The Cars, Bob Dylan, Neil Young. New playlists every Friday at Valslist.com. JUST LISTEN. Listen in iTunes
Color It Purple 2012-02-27 ADD A SPLASH, BE REMARKABLE. New artists to Valslist: The Radio Dept., The Constellations. Valslist favorite artists: Paul Simon, Beady Eye, Rubblebucket, Florence + The Machine, Otis Taylor, Homelife, Little Big Town, The Radio Dept., The New Pornographers, Young Galaxy, Lenny Kravitz, Yeah Yeah Yeahs. Vintage tracks by Eagles and The Rolling Stones. JUST LISTEN. Listen in iTunes
Dalis & Zelda's Offspring 2011-07-15 SONGS THAT SPEAK SO YOU'LL LISTEN. New artists to Valslist: The Magic Numbers, The Zombies. Valslist faves: Foster the People, The Decemberists, Grace Potter & the Nocturnals, Emmylou Harris, Liam Finn, City and Colour, Mirah & Thao, Dr. John & The Lower 911, Marc Cohn, Radiohead, The Raconteurs. Vintage tracks by Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers, Elton John. New playlists every Friday. JUST LISTEN. Listen in iTunes
Dance on the Grass 2011-07-05 STEP OUT THERE - IT'S ONLY NATURAL. New artists to Valslist: The Middle East, Warren Haynes, The Crookes, Dave Alvin, The Knocks, LMFAO. Valslist faves: Gavin Rossdale, Florence & The Machine, Bon Iver, Lissie, Stevie Nicks, Mirah & Thao, Thievery Corporation. Vintage Tracks by Neil Young, Bruce Springsteen, Ike & Tina Turner. New playlists every Friday on Valslist.com. JUST LISTEN. Listen in iTunes
Day Off 2014-12-28 Sleep in, put your feet up, read the paper, have another, decide later, take a nap, go for a run... It's your day off. Oh, and JUST LISTEN. Listen in iTunes
DEAR DAD: You've Been Valslisted! 2012-06-16 FATHER'S DAY PLAYLIST - for your new iPod, dad! New artists to Valslist: Little Barrie, Mud Digger, Dent May, Patterson Hood. Valslist fave artists: Portugal.The Man, Bonnie Raitt, Filligar, Jorma Kaukonen, Yeasayer, Edward Sharpe & the Magnetic Zeroes, Katy Perry, Stellar Road, Pearl Jam, Charlie Mars, Blitzen Trapper, Fruit Bats, Shearwater, Punch Brothers, Jack White, The Tallest Man on Earth, Grace Potter & the Nocturnals. Vintage tracks by Leon Russell, Eric Clapton, Crosby, Stills, Nash. JUST LISTEN. Listen in iTunes
DECEMBER BUZZ 2016-12-01 A SOUNDTRACK TO GET YOU THROUGH THE HOLIDAY HYPE Listen in iTunes
Demon in Paradise 2012-04-01 A MIX OF SONGS SO GOOD YOUR MUSIC LIBRARY WILL NEVER SOUND BAD AGAIN. New artists to Valslist: The Zolas, The Naked and Famous, White Denim, Milagres, Civil Twilight, Ray Wylie Hubbard, Hospitality, Whispertown, honeyhoney. Valslist favorites: The Boxer Rebellion, Communist Daughter, The Shins, Justin Townes Earle, St. Vincent. Vintage tracks by Steve Winwood, Neil Young. JUST LISTEN. Listen in iTunes
Discovered. 2014-10-13 A playlist of new, sprinkled with a few vintage gems. JUST LISTEN. Listen in iTunes
Discovery 2014-10-16 Discover new artists right here right now. Listen in iTunes
Face Lift 2012-03-24 A MIX OF GREAT ARTISTS TO ENHANCE YOUR MUSIC LIBRARY. MuteMath, Daniel Rossen, Good Old War, Caveman, Punch Brothers, Vessel, Mick Hucknall, Musikanto, Janalee Swain, Carter Tanton, Shearwater, Polarcode, moe., The Asteroids Galazy Tour, Rodrigo y Gabriela & C.U.B.A. JUST LISTEN. Listen in iTunes
Fall Sounds 2016-10-18 HUNKER DOWN AND LISTEN. Listen in iTunes
FLURRY 2015-12-17 FLURRY: THE SENTIMENT OF THE SEASON. Just Listen. Listen in iTunes
FLYING SOLO 2014-07-08 FIRST STEP TO MUSIC INDEPENDENCE! Give this playlist a listen and decide what YOU like... Listen in iTunes
Fright Titles ~ Fab Tunes 2011-10-21 DON'T LET THE FRIGHTFUL TITLES FOOL YOU. This mix is the best of the new (a go anywhere playlist.) New to Valslist.com: Maura Kennedy, Boo Hewerdine, Poolside, Mekons. Valslist faves: Sam Roberts Band, Thievery Corporation, The Middle East, Toro y Moi, Lord Huron, Butcher the Bar, Poi Dog Pondering, Lissie, The Kooks, Fences, Vetiver, Wilco. Vintage tracks by George Michael. JUST LISTEN. Listen in iTunes
Gather 'Round 2013-11-25 FOR A HOLIDAY GATHERING: Music to suit everyone's taste. happy thanksgiving from the valslist team! Listen in iTunes
Gift Me. 2010-12-29 MAKE YOUR iPOD SMILE. New music you must add to your list. New to Valslist: Dada, Pomplamoose, Shayna Goldstein & Zach Heckendorf, Fistful of Mercy, Donora, The New Mastersounds. Val's faves: Ra Ra Riot, Luce, Katie Herzig, Freelance Whales, Dylan LeBlanc, Ed Harcourt. Vintage tracks by Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers, James Taylor. JUST LISTEN. New playlists added every Friday at Valslist.com. Tell your friends. Listen in iTunes
Give It Back 2011-10-01 MUSIC ARTISTS GIVE & GIVE. PAYBACK TIME. New artists to Valslist: Ducktails, Trinity FM, Tyler James, Megafaun. Valslist faves: The Samples, new from Wilco, Laura Jansen, The Waterboys, Anne McCue, Crystal Bowersox, new from Nickelback, Alejandro Escovedo. Vintage tracks from David Crosby & Graham Nash, Harry Nilsson, Colin Hay. New playlist every Friday. JUST LISTEN. Listen in iTunes
Gotta Get Out 2012-07-23 GOTTA GET OUT AND HAVE SOME FUN. If you take this playlist along the fun is guaranteed! New artists to Valslist: Cisco Adler, Christopher Paul Stelling, Frank Ocean, North Orchard, Quiet Hounds, Julie Clark, Shoemaker Brothers, brett schieber. Valslist faves: Dirty Projectors, The B-52's, The Tallest Man on Earth, Santigold, Dave Matthews Band, Tedeschi Trucks Band, The Shins, David Byrne & St. Vincent, Erykah Badu, Citizen Cope, Jason Aldean. Vintage tracks by Eagles and Joe Jackson. JUST LISTEN. Listen in iTunes
Grand Point North - Burlington VT 2014-09-11 WEEKEND GETAWAY. a taste of the fest Listen in iTunes
Habit-Forming 2014-03-01 SO GOOD YOU'LL WANNA LISTEN OVER & OVER & OVER ... Listen in iTunes
Heads Up Is Lucky 2010-10-24 PICK IT UP! New to Valslist: Hacienda, Angels & Airwaves, Red Cortez, The Henry Clay People, Cee Lo Green, Atomic Tom. Valslist favorites: Carrie Rodriguez, Katy Perry, Florence & The Machine, Nelly, Yo La Tengo, Junip, Robert Plant. Vintage tracks: Eagles, Traffic. * New playlists every Friday on Valslist.com. JUST LISTEN. Listen in iTunes
HOT DAY 2015-06-08 HOT ONES for HOT DAYS. Listen in iTunes
HOT DAYS 2015-06-08 HOT SONGS for HOT DAYS Listen in iTunes
I Think I Can 2013-02-11 YOU CAN DO IT. Great Lake Swimmers, Yo La Tengo, Angel Taylor, Tyler Ramsey, Traffic, Fiction Family, Barnaby Bright, Steve Dawson, Mike Farris, Kris Allen, Cat Power, Ari Hest, Blind Pilot, Muddy Waters, Jill Barber. Listen in iTunes
I'm Overcome. 2011-03-21 DEDICATED TO MY BROTHER - who was in the quake. Upon his return, his text message read "I'm Overcome." Songs on this list tell a story: Locomotive Breath, Coldest Days, You Are Not Alone, Origami Crane, Deep Oblivion, The Wandering, The Ballad of Broken Bones, Save Yourself, If I Had a Boat, After the Storm, Healed, The Rescue Blues, I'd Be Lying, Out of the Cold, Everybody Needs Love, Darkest Things, Southern Light. All proceeds will go to relief efforts in Japan. JUST LISTEN. Listen in iTunes
INdependent 2012-07-04 OUR ARTISTS NEED US. This playlist is dedicated to all artists whose music enhance our lives. New artists to Valslist: Whispertown, Ed Sheeran, Chris Cagle, Shel, Shoemaker Brothers, Tim Stop, POP ETC. Valslist fave artists: The Clash, Smashing Pumpkins, Everest, John Mayer, Patti Smith, The Barr Brothers, Civil Twilight, Jack White. Vintage tracks by Paul & Linda McCartney, Simon & Garfunkel. JUST LISTEN. Listen in iTunes
JUST ANNOUNCED! New date for next summer's WINNETKA MUSIC FEST: FATHER'S DAY WEEKEND June 15-16, 2018. Here's a taste of 2017: 2017-06-17 GET AN OVERALL TASTE OF THE SOUND, VIBE AND TALENT at the WINNETKA MUSIC FESTIVAL (N. SHORE OF CHICAGO). A FREE MUSIC FESTIVAL!! SEE YOU NEXT YEAR.. Listen in iTunes
Kaizen 2011-03-27 KAIZEN: BABY STEPS TO MAKE A CHANGE ... (pick up the book - a life changer) Brand new from R.E.M., Edie Brickell, Lee MacDougall, Nil Lara, G. Love, Lia Ices, Junip. Other faves: Counting Crows, Patty Griffin, Chuck Prophet, Bill Leverty, Chris Cornell, The Felice Brothers. Vintage tracks from Graham Nash, America. JUST LISTEN Listen in iTunes
Ladies & Gentlemen, I'd Like to Introduce... 2011-08-30 INTRODUCING SOME MORE NEW STUFF - JUST LISTEN: New to Valslist: The War On Drugs, A Lull, Amanda Shires, A Perfect Circle, Caetano Veloso, Gotye, North Highlands, Daniel Isaiah. Valslist Faves: Lissie, The Civil Wars, Joseph Arthur, The Black Crowes. Vintage tracks by Eagles, ELO, Pearl Jam. New playlists every Friday. JUST LISTEN. Listen in iTunes
LEE WOODRUFF: You've Been Valslisted! 2017-02-19 #FIERCE 50 CAMPAIGN LAUNCH IS TODAY and my blog partner is LEE WOODRUFF: speaker, author, media trainer, journalist, writer, blogger, mom, and a warrior who's handled some fierce living with grace. This playlist is dedicated to Lee and other warriors like her. JUST LISTEN. Listen in iTunes
LEE WOODRUFF: You've Been Valslisted! 2017-02-19 #FIERCE 50 CAMPAIGN LAUNCH IS TODAY and my blog partner is LEE WOODRUFF: speaker, author, media trainer, journalist, writer, blogger, mom, and a warrior who's handled some fierce living with grace. This playlist is dedicated to Lee and other warriors like her. JUST LISTEN. Listen in iTunes
LEE WOODRUFF: You've Been Valslisted! 2017-02-19 #FIERCE 50 CAMPAIGN LAUNCH IS TODAY and my blog partner is LEE WOODRUFF: speaker, author, media trainer, journalist, writer, blogger, mom, and a warrior who's handled some fierce living with grace. This playlist is dedicated to Lee and other warriors like her. JUST LISTEN. Listen in iTunes
LOLLAPALOOZA :: Taste 4 2009-07-11 COUNTDOWN TO CHICAGO'S BEST MUSIC FEST. AUG 7 8 9. Peter Bjorn and John, The Killers, Ben Harper, Ra Ra Riot, Ben Folds, Bon Iver, Andrew Bird, Animal Collective, Kings of Leon, Jane's Addiction, Passion Pit, Cold War Kids, TV On the Radio, The Decemberists, Gomez, Vampire Weekend. JUST LISTEN. Listen in iTunes
LOLLAPALOOZA :: Taste 5 2011-08-07 THE BEST OF THE FEST, PART 1. New artists to Valslist: Lord Huron, Beats Antique, Cults, Boy & Bear. Valslist faves: Foster the People, Smith Westerns, Grace Potter & the Nocturnals, Maps & Atlases, Local Natives, Noah & The Whale, Wye Oak, Fitz & The Tantrums, Haley Bonar, Two Door Cinema Club, Cults, City and Colour. New playlists every Friday. JUST LISTEN. Listen in iTunes
Looking For a Break 2012-02-21 IT'S A LONG ROAD FOR MUSICIANS - HOPE THEY GET A LUCKY BREAK. New artists to Valslist: Alabama Shakes, Shearwater, Rosie Thomas, Field Music, Le'Andria Johnson, Islands, Jonah Werner, Ray Bonneville. Valslist favorites: Punch Brothers, Dr. Dog, Sharon Van Etten, Otis Taylor, Heartless Bastards, Ani DiFranco, The Fray. Vintage tracks by Dan Fogelberg, Donovan. JUST LISTEN. Listen in iTunes
Lose the Attitude 2012-01-15 OPEN YOUR MIND TO SOMETHING NEW. New Artists to Valslist: Ben Howard, Craig Finn, Grafitti6, Anthony Green, Jack and White, Madi Diaz, Nathaniel Rateliff, Deep Sea Arcade. Valslist favorites: Elizaveta, Brad Senne, Nada Surf, Musikanto, James Morrison, moe. Vintage track by Cat Stevens. JUST LISTEN. Listen in iTunes
Men Applause 2011-03-14 3 CHEERS FOR THESE GUYS. New Artists to Valslist: Stephen Malkmus & The Jicks, Derby, Beady Eye, Lia Ices, Gregg Allman. Valslist Faves: Blitzen Trapper, Badly Drawn Boy, Bright Eyes, Jessica Lea Mayfield, Deerhunter, DeVotchka, Ian McGlynn, Ray LaMontagne. Vintage tracks by Cat Stevens, Elton John. New Playlists every Friday Valslist.com. JUST LISTEN. Listen in iTunes
Mid Life 2011-12-05 SONGS THAT UNDERSTAND. New to Valslist: Camper Van Beethoven, Land of Talk, Rob Jungklas, Kasey Chambers, Gustavo Santaolalla, David Nail. Valslist favorites: Donovan, Smashing Pumpkins, Architecture In Helsinki, Everest, Bon Iver, Wilco, Martin Sexton. Vintage tracks by Bruce Springsteen, Jon Secada. New playlists every Friday. JUST LISTEN. Listen in iTunes
MID-WINTER BREAK 2017-02-17 ANOTHER WARMING TREND + LOVING IT. JUST LISTEN > > > Listen in iTunes
MoOd SwInG 2015-11-02 THE UPS & DOWNS & UPS & DOWNS OF LIFE. HERE'S A SOUNDTRACK FOR THAT. Listen in iTunes
Mood Swing 2010-07-19 FOR ALL OF YOUR YOUS. New tunes from The New Pornographers, Fanfarlo, Court Yard Hounds, Sharon Jones & The Dap Kings, and more. Valslist faves: David Gray, Jackson Browne & David Lindley, The Album Leaf, Anathallo, Damien Jurado, Needtobreathe, Stephen Stills, Angus & Julia Stone, Doves, Blitzen Trapper, Mimicking Birds. JUST LISTEN. Listen in iTunes
Music in the House 2012-04-20 HOUSE MUSIC AT ITS BEST. New artists to Valslist.com: Travis, Imperial Teen, Ronald Jenkees, Merrick, Wilhelm Tell Me, The Barr Brothers, Jellyfish. Valslist faves: The Shins, Fiona Apple, Punch Brothers, Delta Spirit, Cymbals Eat Guitars, Rufus Wainwright. Vintage tracks by Levon Helm and Robert Palmer. JUST LISTEN. Listen in iTunes
My Aim Is True 2011-06-20 THESE SONGS ARE RIGHT ON. New Artists to Valslist: Sam Roberts Band, Cults, We Are Augustines, Tedeschi Trucks Band, Robyn. Valslist faves: City and Colour, Dawes, Jamiroquai, Gavin DeGraw, One eskimO, Califone, Robbie Robertson, Sondre Lerche. Vintage tracks by: Band of Skulls, Neil Young. New playlists every Friday. JUST LISTEN. Listen in iTunes
Note to Self 2010-12-16 Valslist.com Boutique Music Website = Your shopping list for the iTunes Store. THESE TRACKS SHOULD BE AT THE TOP OF YOUR LIST. New to Valslist: Brazos, Trouble Andrew. New from: Teitur, Lykke Li, Ray LaMontagne & The Pariah Dogs, Ra Ra Riot, Keith Urban. Valslist favorites: Andrew Bird, Fran Healy, 7 Worlds Collide, Jeffrey Foucault. Vintage tracks by B.B. King & Eric Clapton, Ray Charles, Bettye LaVette, Al Green & Lyle Lovett. New playlists every Friday on Valslist.com. JUST LISTEN. Listen in iTunes
OPRAH Playlist: Songs of Summer 2012-06-25 THANK YOU OPRAH! This playlist is dedicated to you. Valslist.com featured in July 2012 issue O Magazine. Songs of Summer is a taste of everything - ear candy on a lazy day. JUST LISTEN. Listen in iTunes
Parallel Play 2010-09-18 MUSIC & YOU. SIDE BY SIDE. Brand new from Keane, The New Pornographers, Ray LaMontagne & The Pariah Dogs, The Sadies. Valslist faves: Carbon Leaf, The Northwoods, Beach House, Mumford & Sons, Nada Surf, James Lee Stanley. New to valslist: Cornershop, Joe Henry. Vintage tracks: Al Stewart, Todd Rundgren, Etta James. JUST LISTEN. Listen in iTunes
PROTEST MUSIC (Tribute to Pete Seeger) 2014-01-29 Tribute to Pete Seeger Listen in iTunes
Put Me On Your List 2010-12-16 "A-LIST" SONGS. New to Valslist: Brad Senne, Toni Childs, lady danville, Thief, Buddy, Sean Hayes. Valslist favorite artists: Ra Ra Riot, Freelance Whales, Dylan LeBlanc, Jose Gonzalez, Winterpills, Micaela Kingslight, Brazos. Vintage tracks by Kenny "Babyface" Edmonds -Beatles cover, James Taylor. New playlists every Friday at Valslist.com. JUST LSTEN. Listen in iTunes
Put Yourself Out There 2011-07-04 LET YOUR MUSIC SHOW OFF YOUR GOOD TASTE. New artists to Valslist: Junior Boys, Rival Sons, Reeve Carney, Martin Solveig, Mayer Hawthorne, Pegasus Bridge. Valslist faves: Vetiver, Jill Scott, Liam Finn, Katy Perry, Thievery Corporation, Grace Potter & the Nocturnals. Vintage tracks by Traffic, Steely Dan. New playlists every Friday. JUST LISTEN. Listen in iTunes
RE-GROUP. AGAIN. 2016-01-29 A new normal presents itself when you least expect it. Breathe in and regroup again. Listen in iTunes
Resolution 2010-12-31 NEW YEARS RESOLUTION: FILL iPOD. Start here. Artists new to Valslist: Linfinity, Eliza Doolittle, Jenny and Johnny Thad Cockrell, Chris Thomas King. Val's faves: The Killers, Jann Klose, Justin Nozuka, Neon Trees, A.R. Rahman, Iron & Wine, Katy Perry, Sugarland. Vintage tracks by XTC and Joe Cocker. New playlists every Friday at Valslist.com. JUST LISTEN. Listen in iTunes
Ricochet 2010-12-05 GREAT MUSIC HEADED THIS WAY. New to Valslist: Fran Healy, Jared Lee, Brooks & Dunn, Bryan Greenberg, PJ Harvey. New from: The Decemberists, Plain White T's, James, Amos Lee. Valslist faves: Mumford & Sons, Whiskeytown, Juanes, Kings of Leon. Vintage tracks by Eric Clapton, The Corrs. New playlists every Friday at Valslist.com. JUST LISTEN. Listen in iTunes
Safe Landing 2011-03-19 PROCEEDS FROM THIS PLAYLIST WILL GO TO EARTHQUAKE RELIEF EFFORTS, JAPAN. I DEDICATE THIS TO MY BROTHER WHO WAS THERE. Songs: Can't Find My Way Home :: Set Fire to the Rain :: Unison Falling Into Harmony :: Don't Let the World Go Black :: Vertigo :: Never Seen No Devil :: The Lime Tree :: You Are My Sun :: What A Day :: State of Our Affairs :: Coldest Days :: What I Saw :: Low Ways :: No Harm :: If You Want Me To :: House of Cards :: Life Is Life. JUST LISTEN. Listen in iTunes
Sand Between Your Toes 2011-03-27 SPRING BREAK TUNES: New to Valslist: Foster the People, Papercuts, Brother, Awolnation, Boy & Bear, Save the Clocktower, Kirk Franklin. Valslist faves: The Strokes, Natasha Bedingfield, The Black Eyed Peas, Cold War Kids, Soundgarden. Vintage tracks by Jethro Tull, George Harrison. JUST LISTEN. Listen in iTunes
See Jane Smile 2011-12-14 SONG TITLES WITH THE WORD "HAPPY" IN 'EM. New artists to Valslist: Medina, Kristoffer Ragnstam, Alexis Jordan. Valslist faves: Cracker, Martin Sexton, Chuck Prophet, Jeffrey Gaines, Ryan Adams & The Cardinals, Brandi Carlile, The Weepies, Goldfrapp, Never Shout Never. Vintage tracks by The Turtles, Bruce Springsteen. JUST LISTEN. Listen in iTunes
Six Monkeys In Suits 2011-06-11 ALL DRESSED UP AND LOOKING GOOD. New Artists to Valslist: Sallie Ford & The Sound Outside, David Bazan, Joey Ryan, Playing for Change, Robbie Robertson, Thurston Moore. Valslist faves: The Soundtrack of Our Lives, Portugal. The Man, Mumford & Sons, My Morning Jacket, Widespread Panic, Low, TV On the Radio. Vintage tracks by Dr. John, Murray Head. New playlists every Friday. JUST LISTEN. Listen in iTunes
Some of Steve's Favorites... 2010-10-26 guest list from photographer steve azzato ...FROM HIS BOOK, "THEIR LOVE OF MUSIC." Photographer Steve Azzato just released a gorgeous coffee table book - a pictorial of artists and a quote from each, describing why they do what they do. It's a passionate look at these talented individuals and their love of music... Read more and purchase at: www.quietlightpublishing.com * New playlists every Friday at Valslist.com - tell your friends. JUST LISTEN. Listen in iTunes
Sound Advice 2010-09-18 SIT DOWN & LISTEN. New to valslist: Lucky Elephant, V.V. Brown, Seth Swirsky, Micaela Kingslight. Valslist faves: Bell X1, James Morrison, Earlimart, Down the Line, Beach House, Richard Julian, Donavon Frankenreiter, Coldplay. Vintage tracks: Cat Stevens, War. JUST LISTEN. Listen in iTunes
Speakers in the Window 2011-07-04 BLAST YOUR MUSIC IF YOU WANT. New artists to Valslist: Chris Allen, We Are Augustines, Jason Aldean, Pat McKillen, Woods. Valslist faves: Florence & The Machine, Coldplay, She Wants Revenge, Fleet Foxes, Maroon 5, Centro-Matic, Pitbull, Gomez. Vintage tracks by Carole King, The Association. New playlists every Friday. JUST LISTEN. Listen in iTunes
Still Superman 2016-06-22 TO YOUR MAN. CHEERS. Listen in iTunes
STUDY BREAK 2015-08-28 BACK TO SCHOOL STUDY BREAK: just listen Listen in iTunes
SUMMER'S HERE 2014-05-25 FIRST DAYS OF SUMMER. HOLIDAY WEEKEND. TUNES IN THE BACKGROUND. LIFE IS GOOD. Listen in iTunes
SUPERMAN 2014-06-22 ONE WEEK LATER AND HE'S STILL SUPERMAN. New tunes from new artists whose careers are soaring. Music dad will love and you will too. Listen in iTunes
Surprise Me Again 2015-03-10 A LIST OF SWEET SURPRISES. see what I mean? Listen in iTunes
Surprise Me. 2011-04-18 SURPRISINGLY GREAT TRACKS YOU'LL WANT TO KEEP AROUND. New to Valslist: Here We Go Magic, Brad Cole, Ryan Flannery & the Night O, Bill Kirchen, J. Ralph, The Constellations, Redlight King. Faves: Brett Dennen, Brandi Carlile, The Boxer Rebellion, TV On the Radio, Kim Richey, The Damnwells. Vintage tracks by Steely Dan, Eric Clapton. New playlists every weekend. JUST LISTEN. Listen in iTunes
Take a Walk 2011-04-03 DISCOVER NEW TERRITORY - GREAT ARTISTS ON THIS ONE. New to Valslist: Michael Grimm, Breathe Owl Breathe, Ron Pope, Richard Ashcroft, Big Time Rush, The Boxer Rebellion. Valslist faves: Cake, Chris Brown, The Dodos, Toro y Moi, Eddie Vedder, Duran Duran. Vintage tracks by Yes and Al Green. New playlists every Friday. JUST LISTEN. Listen in iTunes
Take the Short Cut 2011-02-20 MAKES THINGS EASY ON YOURSELF - HERE'S A PLAYLIST FOR YOUR READY. New to Valslist: The Twilight Singers, Peter Murphy, Amy Rigby, Teddy Thompson, Dave Sills, Derby. Faves: Arcade Fire, Needtobreathe, Jessica Lea Mayfield, Bruno Mars, John Legend, Fitz & The Tantrums, Drive-By Truckers. Vintage tracks by Carly Simon, Steve Winwood. New playlists every Friday Valslist.com. JUST LISTEN. Listen in iTunes
Taste of Lolla '12 (by Peter James) 2012-08-14 SOME OF VALSLIST FAVE ARTISTS GRACED THE LOLLA STAGE THIS YEAR. Here's a taste - and we'll bring you more next week. JUST LISTEN. Listen in iTunes
Taste of Lollapalooza 1 2010-08-07 LOLLA 2010. CAN'T GET TO THE FEST? WE'LL BRING THE FEST TO YOU. Valslist favorite bands: Frightened Rabbit, These United States, The Walkmen, Raphael Saadiq, Drive-By Truckers, The New Pornographers, Dirty Projectors, The Black Keys, Jamie Lidell, Chromeo, The Strokes, Lady GaGa, Mimicking Birds, The Morning Benders. JUST LISTEN. Listen in iTunes
Taste of Lollapalooza 2 2010-08-07 LOLLA 2010. CAN'T GET TO THE FEST? WE'LL BRING THE FEST TO YOU: Rogue Wave, The Verve Pipe, The xx, Grizzly Bear, Deer Tick, Spoon, Kaskade, Slightly Stoopid, Cut Copy, Phoenix, Skybox, Miniature Tigers, HEALTH, The Dodos. JUST LISTEN. Listen in iTunes
Taste of Lollapalooza 3 2010-08-08 LOLLA 2010. CAN'T GET TO THE FEST? WE'LL BRING THE FEST TO YOU. Company of Thieves, Switchfoot, Blitzen Trapper, The Ike Reilly Assassination, Mumford & Sons, Freelance Whales, Minus the Bear, Hockey, MuteMath, Erykah Badu, MGMT, The Temper Trap, The National, Arcade Fire, Soundgarden. JUST LISTEN. Listen in iTunes
Ten To Go 2011-06-05 YOU'RE ON A ROLL NOW... New Artists to Valslist: Foster the People, Eisley, Lee Fields & The Expressions, She Wants Revenge, Haley Reinhart. Brand New from Incubus, James Lee Stanley & Cliff Eberhardt, Zach Heckendorf, Coldplay, Justin Nozuka. Vintage tracks by The Byrds, Curtis Mayfield. New playlists every weekend. JUST LISTEN. Listen in iTunes
The Hype 2013-01-01 This week's playlist entitled "The Hype" is an ode to the crazy-busy holiday hype that we put on ourselves. The song titles tell it all. Listen and lighten up. We all should. Listen in iTunes
The Lake Is Angry 2011-05-10 SOME MOODS ARE OBVIOUS. TRY THESE. New Artists to Valslist: Alexander (side project by Edward Sharpe & the Magnetic Zeroes), Eastern Conference Champions. Valslist faves: Toro y Moi, Horse Feathers, Alela Diane, The Waterboys, Casey Desmond, The Roots, Richard Ashcroft, Parachute. Vintage tracks by Graham Nash, The Guess Who. New playlists every Friday. JUST LISTEN. Listen in iTunes
THE LIST 2013-10-11 THE LIST. Listen in iTunes
The Verge of Edge 2010-10-08 BABY STEP TO THE LEFT. Brand new by Maroon 5, The Steve Miller Band, Luke Brindley. Valslist favorites by Charlie Mars, Thao, john gold, Los Lobos, Calexico, Cary Brothers, Charlotte Gainsbourg, John Legend & The Roots, LeAnn Rimes, OneRepublic. Vintage tracks by Bread, Elton John. JUST LISTEN. * New playlists every Friday on valslist.com. Tell your friends. Listen in iTunes
Three Oldest 2011-04-19 FOR THE THREE OF US AND OUR CHEAP TRICKS. New artists to Valslist: Real Estate, Jason Aldean, The Middle East, Krishna Das. Valslist favorites: Cracker, The Smithereens, Anne McCue, Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit, TV On the Radio, Bruce Cockburn, Carrie Rodriguez, William Fitzsimmons, Joe Bonamassa. Vintage tracks by Yes and Richie Havens. New playlists every Friday. JUST LISTEN. Listen in iTunes
To The Coast 2010-11-05 ONE LAST LISTEN BEFORE I GO. Brand new from Arcade Fire, Kings of Leon. New to Valslist: Quiet Company, Tim O'Brien, The Rocketboys, Acoustic Alchemy. Valslist faves: Mat Kearney, Maps & Atlases, Counting Crows, Band of Horses, Mimicking Birds, Eric Lindell. World tune by Jorge Ben. Vintage tracks by The Rolling Stones, Pure Prairie League. JUST LISTEN. *New playlists every Friday on Valslist.com - tell your friends - Listen in iTunes
Up In The Cloud 2011-11-12 A TRIBUTE TO HEROS EVERYWHERE. New to Valslist: Lee Koch, Gary Clark Jr., Empire of the Sun, Bucktown Kickback, Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds, Whalers, Gotye, Emerson Hart. Valslist faves: Fences, Joh McLaughlin, Mekons, Trevor Hall, Kelly Clarkson, Coldplay. Vintage tracks by Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers, Stephen Stills. JUST LISTEN. Listen in iTunes
VALENTINE :: Be Mine 2009-02-11 SONGS FOR YOUR VALENTINE. Love Song Surprise, The Supremes, Michael Buble, Ben Folds, Lily Allen, Frank Sinatra, Stevie Wonder, Van Morrison, The Goo Goo Dolls, Jonatha Brooke, Landon Pigg, Shannon McNally, The Waterboys, Peter Frampton, Joan As Police Woman. Listen in iTunes
Weekend Chill 2014-07-19 THE ahhhhh... AFTER A LONG WEEK. HEADPHONES ON. FEET UP. Listen in iTunes
Weekend Plan 2015-09-25 SOUNDTRACK FOR THE WEEKEND. NOW GO HAVE FUN. Listen in iTunes
Who Knew? 2010-11-03 DIDN'T KNOW THEY HAD IT IN 'EM. Valslist loves Small Sins, Junip, The National, Homer Hiccolm & The Rocketboys, The Acorn. Big surprises from Huey Lewis & The News, Keith Richards, Liz Phair, Tom Jones, Robert Plant, Neil Diamond, George Harrison & Ravi Shankar. Vintage tracks from Traffic, Eagles. JUST LISTEN. *New playlists every Friday on Valslist.com - tell your friends - Listen in iTunes
Wicked Clever 2010-11-04 NOT EVERYONE CAN DO THIS. New to Valslist: Small Sins, Cocteau Twins, Panda Bear, Atomic Tom, Sunshine Anderson, Trouble Andrew, Dr. John & The Lower 911. Valslist faves: Florence & The Machine, The National, Tired Pony, Arcade Fire, Suzanne Vega, The Weepies. Vintage Tracks: Stephen Stills, ZZ Top. JUST LISTEN. * New playlists every Friday on Valslist.com - Tell Your Friends. Listen in iTunes
You Know What to Do 2012-11-17 SONGS THAT SPEAK VOLUMES - BE NICE TO EACH OTHER. New artists to Valslist: Tingsek, Quiet Company, Sean Paul, Selah Sue, Black Violin, Anne Heaton, Blank Realm, Bill Fay, Lindsey Stirling, The Rubens. Valslist favorite artists: Citizen Cope, The Script, Alanis Morissette, Civil Twilight, Cat Power, Tristan Prettyman, MIKA, Brendan James, Benjamin Gibbard, Matthew Perryman Jones, Band of Horses, tobyMac, NEEDTOBREATHE, Pieta Brown, Brad Cole, Harper Blynn, Tedeschi Trucks Band, The Pines, Little Dragon, Aimee Mann, Beth Orton, Afro Celt Sound System. Vintage tracks by: The Rolling Stones, Aerosmith, The Four Tops, Maria Muldauer. Listen in iTunes
You. For Better or Worse. 2011-02-02 guest list by heyjoy. EITHER WAY, YOU'RE GREAT. A guest playlist by my biz partner, Joy Hart. New to Valslist: Love and Rockets, Mother Mother, Marnie Stern, Eef Barzelay, Port O'Brien, Owen, A Sunny Day in Glasgow, Har Mar Superstar. Faves: Hugo, The Replacements, The Heavy, Sharon Van Etten, XTC. New playlists every Friday. JUST LISTEN. Listen in iTunes