Song of the Week: 2014


‘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 2014 on Spotify here.

Watch all videos of songs chosen as Song of the Week in 2014 on Youtube here.


j-roddy-walston-and-the-business-band

“Take It As It Comes” by J Roddy Walston and The Business – The Song of the Week for 12/29/2014


cage-the-elephant-2014

“Cigarette Daydreams” by Cage The Elephant – The Song of the Week for 12/22/2014


lorde-2014

“Yellow Flicker Beat” by Lorde – The Song of the Week for 12/15/2014


catfish-and-the-bottleman

“Kathleen” by Catfish and the Bottlemen – The Song of the Week for 12/8/2014


alt-j-band-2014

“Left Hand Free” by Alt-J – The Song of the Week for 12/1/2014


ac-dc-2014

“Play Ball” by AC/DC – The Song of the Week for 11/24/2014


the-vines-band-2014

“Metal Zone” by The Vines – The Song of the Week for 11/17/2014


foo-fighters-2014

“Something From Nothing” by Foo Fighters – The Song of the Week for 11/10/2014


billy-idol-2014

“Can’t Break Me Down” by Billy Idol – The Song of the Week for 11/3/2014


weezer-band-2014

“Back To The Shack” by Weezer – The Song of the Week for 10/27/2014


tv-on-the-radio-tvotr-band-2014

“Happy Idiot” by TV On The Radio – The Song of the Week for 10/20/2014


mastodon-2014

“The Motherload” by Mastodon – The Song of the Week for 10/13/2014


rancid-2014

“Collision Course” by Rancid – The Song of the Week for 10/6/2014


death-from-above-1979

Trainwreck 1979″ by Death From Above 1979 – The Song of the Week for 9/29/2014


slipknot-band-2014

“The Devil In I” by Slipknot – The Song of the Week for 9/22/2014


in-flames-2014

“Through Oblivion” by In Flames – The Song of the Week for 9/15/2014


twin-atlantic-band-2014

“Brothers & Sisters” by Twin Atlantic – The Song of the Week for 9/8/2014


the-griswolds-band

“Fear The Dog” by The Griswolds – The Song of the Week for 9/1/2014


royal-blood

“Figure It Out” by Royal Blood – The Song of the Week for 8/25/2014


the-last-internationale-band-2014

“Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of Indian Blood” – The Song of the Week for 8/18/2014


Less Than Jake

“My Money Is On The Long Shot” by Less Than Jake – The Song of the Week for 8/11/2014


band-of-skulls-2014

“Hoochie Coochie” by Band of Skulls – The Song of the Week for 8/4/2014


afi-band-2014

“A Deep Slow Panic” by AFI – The Song of the Week for 7/28/2014


interpol-2014

“All The Rage Back Home” by Interpol – The Song of the Week for 7/21/2014


milky-chance-2014

“Down By The River” by Milky Chance – The Song of the Week for 7/14/2014


the-dirty-heads-band-2014

“My Sweet Summer” by Dirty Heads – The Song of the Week for 7/7/2014


alt-j-band-2014

“Hunger of the Pine” by Alt-J – The Song of the Week for 6/30/2014


blondfire-2014

“Waves” by Blondfire – The Song of the Week for 6/23/2014


rise-against-band-2014

“I Don’t Want To Be Here Anymore” by Rise Against – The Song of the Week for 6/16/2014


foster-the-people-band-2014

“Best Friend” by Foster the People – The Song of the Week for 6/9/2014


young-the-giant-band-2014

“Mind Over Matter” by Young the Giant – The Song of the Week for 6/2/2014


arcade-fire-band-2014

“We Exist” by Arcade Fire – The Song of the Week for 5/26/2014


kasabian-2014

“Eez-eh” by Kasabian – The Song of the Week for 5/19/2014


passenger-2014

“Heart’s On Fire” by Passenger – The Song of the Week for 5/12/2014


portugal-the-man-band-2014

“Endangered Song (Sumantran Tiger)” – The Song of the Week for 5/5/2014


jack-white-2014

“Lazaretto” by Jack White – The Song of the Week for 4/28/2014


antemasque

“Drown All Your Witches” by ANTEMASQUE – The Song of the Week for 4/21/2014


magic-band-2014

“Rude” by Magic! – The Song of the Week for 4/21/2014


j-roddy-walston-and-the-business-2014

“Heavy Bells” by J Roddy Walston and the Business – The Song of the Week for 4/7/2014


band-of-skulls-band-2014

“Asleep At The Wheel” by Band of Skulls – The Song of the Week for 3/31/2014


taking-back-sunday-2014

“Stood A Chance” by Taking Back Sunday – The Song of the Week for 3/24/2014


coldplay-2014-band

“Magic” by Coldplay – The Song of the Week for 3/17/2014


little-hurricane-band-2014

“Sheep In Wolves Clothes” by Little Hurricane – The Song of the Week for 3/10/2014


spanish-gold-band-2014

“Out On The Street” by Spanish Gold – The Song of the Week for 3/3/2014


u2-band-2014

“Invisibile” by U2 – The Song of the Week for 2/24/2014


lissie-2013

“Sleepwalking” by Lissie – The Song of the Week for 2/17/2014


the-colourist-band-2014

“We Won’t Go Home” by The Colourist – The Song of the Week for 2/10/2014


paramore-2014

“Ain’t It Fun” by Paramore – The Song of the Week for 2/3/2014


skaters-band-2014

“Deadbolt” by SKATERS – The Song of the Week for 1/27/2014


foster-the-people-2014

“Coming of Age” by Foster the People – The Song of the Week for 1/20/2014


neon-trees-2014

“Sleeping With A Friend” by Neon Trees – The Song of the Week for 1/13/2014


silversun-pickups-2014

“Cannibal” by Silversun Pickups – The Song of the Week for 1/6/2014