Song of the Week: 2011


‘Song of the Week’ is arguably the flagship feature here on Music Trajectory. A new Song of the Week is posted here on Music Trajectory each Monday morning.

Songs chosen for Song of the Week satisfy the following criteria:

  • new (perhaps brand new to hitting the web)
  • catchy
  • genre crossover appeal
  • by a recommended band
  • intriguing lyrics
  • outstanding video

Each Song of the Week post of the current year will display on The Stream page. Posts from prior years can be viewed in the navigation drop down list. 

Check out the Playlists page for prior year Spotify and Youtube playlists of the Songs of the Week.

Listen to all the songs chosen as Song of the Week in 2011 on Spotify here.

Watch all videos of songs chosen as Song of the Week in 2011 on Youtube here.


foo-fighters-201112/26/2011 Song of the Week: “These Days” by Foo Fighters


Cage the Elephant - band picture - 2011 12/19/2011 Song of the Week: “Aberdeen” by Cage the Elephant


The Killers - band picture - 2010 12/12/2011 Song of the Week: “The Cowboy’s Christmas Ball” by The Killers


The Black Keys - band picture - 2012 12/5/2011 Song of the Week: “Lonely Boy” by The Black Keys


Foster the People - band picture - 2010 11/28/2011 Song of the Week: “Helena Beat” by Foster The People


Florence + the Machine 2012 11/21/2011 Song of the Week: “Shake It Out” by Florence + The Machine


Angels & Airwaves - band picture - 201111/14/2011 Song of the Week: “Anxiety” by Angels & Airwaves


Lady Gaga - white gloves - microphone - blonde 11/7/2011 Song of the Week: “Edge of Glory” by Lady Gaga


The Ting Tings - band picture - 2011 10/31/2011 Song of the Week: “Hang It Up” by The Ting Tings


Korn - band picture - 2011 10/24/2011 Song of the Week: “Narcissistic Cannibal” by Korn


Blindside - band picture - 2011 10/17/2011 Song of the Week: “Our Love Saves Us” by Blindside


Switchfoot - band picture - 2011 10/10/2011 Song of the Week: “Dark Horses” by Switchfoot


Coldplay - band picture - 2011 10/3/2011 Song of the Week: “Paradise” by Coldplay


Bush - band picture - 20119/26/2011 Song of the Week: “The Sound of Winter” by Bush


Paramore - band picture - 20119/19/2011 Song of the Week: “Monster” by Paramore


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9/12/2011 Song of the Week: “What You Want” by Evanescence


snow-patrol-band-picture-20119/5/2011 Song of the Week: “Called Out In The Dark” by Snow Patrol


Twin Atlantic - band picture - 20118/29/2011 Song of the Week: “Make A Beast Of Myself” by Twin Atlantic


My Chemical Romance - band picture - 20108/22/2011 Song of the Week: “Na Na Na” by My Chemical Romance


Staind - band picture - 20118/15/2011 Song of the Week: “Not Again” by Staind


Blink 182 - band picture - 20118/8/2011 Song of the Week: “Heart’s All Gone” by Blink 182


Adele - picture8/1/2011 Song of the Week: “Rolling In The Deep” by Adele


red-hot-chili-peppers-band-picture7/25/2011 Song of the Week: “The Adventures Of Rain Dance Maggie” by Red Hot Chili Peppers


Rise Against - band picture - 20117/18/2011 Song of the Week: “Make It Stop (September’s Children)” by Rise Against


The Strokes - band picture - 20117/11/2011 Song of the Week: “Taken For A Fool” by The Strokes


Blindside - band picture - 20117/4/2011 Song of the Week: “Monster On The Radio” by Blindside


sublime-with-rome-band-picture-20116/27/2011 Song of the Week: “Panic” by Sublime With Rome


The Black Lips - band picture - 20116/20/2011 Song of the Week: “Modern Art” by The Black Lips


the-black-keys-band-picture

6/13/2011 Song of the Week: “Howlin For You” by The Black Keys


the-soft-pack-band-picture

6/6/2011 Song of the Week: “Answer To Yourself” by The Soft Pack