Song of the Week: 2013


‘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 2013 on Spotify here.

Watch all videos of songs chosen as Song of the Week in 2013 on Youtube here.


chvrches-2013“Lies” by CHVRCHES – The Song of the Week for 12/30/2013


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“Team” by Lorde – The Song of the Week for 12/23/2013


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“Shark Attack” by Grouplove – The Song of the Week for 12/16/2013


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“Just Another Girl” by The Killers – The Song of the Week for 12/9/2013


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“Louder” by Kid Karate – The Song of the Week for 12/2/2013


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“Modern Jesus” by Portugal. The Man – The Song of the Week for 11/25/2013


broken-bells-2013

“Holding On For Life” by Broken Bells – The Song of the Week for 11/18/2013


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“The Walker” by Fitz and The Tantrums – The Song of the Week for 11/11/2013


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“It’s About Time” by Young the Giant – The Song of the Week for 11/4/2013


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“Monster” by Imagine Dragons – The Song of the Week for 10/28/2013


kings-of-leon-2013

“Temple” by Kings of Leon – The Song of the Week for 10/21/2013


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“What Doesn’t Kill You” by Jake Bugg – The Song of the Week for 10/14/2013


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“Hearts Like Ours” by The Naked and Famous – The Song of the Week for 10/7/2013


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“You’ve Got Time” by Regina Spektor – The Song of the Week for 9/30/2013


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“Afraid” by The Neighbourhood – The Song of the Week for 9/23/2013


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“Borderlines and Aliens” by Grouplove – The Song of the Week for 9/16/2013


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“17 Crimes” by AFI – The Song of the Week for 9/9/2013


ms-mr-band

“Think of You” by MS MR – The Song of the Week for 9/2/2013


tame-impala-band

“Elephant” by Tame Impala – The Song of the Week for 8/26/2013


the-interrupters-band

“A Friend Like Me” by The Interrupters – The Song of the Week for 8/19/2013


panic-at-the-disco

“Miss Jackson” by Panic! At The Disco – The Song of the Week for 8/12/2013


arctic-monkeys-2013

“Do I Wanna Know?” by Arctic Monkeys – The Song of the Week for 8/5/2013


kid-karate-2013-band

“Two Times” by Kid Karate – The Song of the Week for 7/29/2013


portugal-the-man-2013

“Atomic Man” by Portugal. The Man – The Song of the Week for 7/22/2013


tegan-and-sara-heartthrob-2013

“I Was A Fool” by Tegan and Sara – The Song of the Week for 7/15/2013


phoenix-band-2013

“Trying To Be Cool” by Phoenix – The Song of the Week for 7/8/2013


paramore-2013

“Still Into You” by Paramore – The Song of the Week for 7/1/2013


grouplove-band

“Ways To Go” by Grouplove – The Song of the Week for 6/24/2013


cold-war-kids-2013

“Miracle Mile” by Cold War Kids – The Song of the Week for 6/17/2013


transplants-2013

“Come Around” by Transplants – The Song of the Week for 6/10/2013


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“Shake Shake Shake” by The Sounds – The Song of the Week for 6/3/2013


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“Out Of My League” by Fitz and The Tantrums – The Song of the Week for 5/27/2013


psy-2013

“Gentleman” by PSY – The Song of the Week for 5/20/2013


daughter-2013

“Human” by Daughter – The Song of the Week for 5/13/2013


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“Hey Girl” by IAMDYNAMITE – The Song of the Week for 5/6/2013


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“Get Lucky” by Daft Punk – The Song of the Week for 4/29/2013


alt-j-band-picture-2013

“Breezeblocks” by Alt-J – The Song of the Week for 4/22/2013


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“The Phoenix” by Fall Out Boy – The Song of the Week for 4/15/13


dan-croll

“From Nowhere” by Dan Croll – The Song of the Week for 4/8/2013


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“Swerve City” by Deftones – The Song of the Week for 4/1/2013


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“Diane Young” by Vampire Weekend – The Song of the Week for 3/25/2013


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3/18/2013 Song of the Week: “It’s Alright” by Matt & Kim


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3/11/2013 Song of the Week: “Sweater Weather” by The Neighbourhood


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3/4/2013 Song of the Week “Safe and Sound” by Capital Cities


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2/25/2013 Song of the Week: “All The Time” by The Strokes


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2/18/2013 Song of the Week: “If So” by Atlas Genius


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2/11/2013 Song of the Week: “My Songs Know What You Did In The Dark (Light It Up)” by Fall Out Boy


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2/4/2013 Song of the Week: “King and Lionheart” by Of Monsters and Men


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1/28/2013 Song of the Week: “Radioactive” by Imagine Dragons


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1/21/2013 Song of the Week: “X-Kid” by Green Day


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1/14/2013 Song of the Week: “Carried Away” by Passion Pit


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1/7/2013 Song of the Week: “Tightrope” by Walk the Moon