Music and the moon: A playlist for the solar eclipse

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No one can deny that the solar eclipse will be visually breathtaking. Unfortunately though, the universe does not send out a sick playlist to accompany the natural phenomenon (how selfish of it). So, to make your eclipse experience that much better, we at the Clog have composed a playlist full of songs to complement this rare event. Get ready to jam out and have your jaw drop. Happy solar eclipse!

  1. “Sun’s Coming Up” by Tame Impala
  2. “Decks Dark” by Radiohead
  3. “Howling At The Moon” by Phantogram
  4. “Blue Moon” by Beck
  5. “If The Moon Rises” by PAPA
  6. “Lunar Days” by The Clientele
  7. “Dark Doo Wop” by MS MR
  8. “The Sun” by Portugal. The Man
  9. “Staring at the Sun” by TV On The Radio
  10. “In The Dark Place” by PJ Harvey
  11. “Stars” by The xx
  12. “Sun” by Caribou
  13. “Howling Light” by J. Tillman
  14. “Reflektor” by Arcade Fire
  15. “Shadows” by Warpaint
  16. “stranger than earth” by Purity Ring
  17. “#88” by Lo-Fang
  18. “Shadows” by Future Islands
  19. “Devil Like Me” by Rainbow Kitten Surprise
  20. “Total Eclipse of the Heart” by Bonnie Tyler

Kirsty Fowler is the blog editor. Contact Kirsty Fowler at [email protected].