Song of the Week: 2015


‘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 2015 on Spotify here.

Watch all videos of songs chosen as Song of the Week in 2015 on Youtube here.


Wait, where is the rest of 2015? Find out in this post:

Return from hiatus


tame-impala-band-2015“Let It Happen” by Tame Impala – The Song of the Week for 6/22/2015


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“Renegades” by X Ambassadors – The Song of the Week for 6/15/2015


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“Moaning Lisa Smile” by Wolf Alice – The Song of the Week for 6/8/2015


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“Bad Betty” by The Sonics – The Song of the Week for 6/1/2015


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“The Shade” by Metric – The Song of the Week for 5/25/2015


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“The Wolf” by Mumford & Sons – The Song of the Week for 5/18/2015


The-Darkness-2015

“Open Fire” by The Darkness – The Song of the Week for 5/11/2015


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“I Of The Storm” by Of Monsters And Men – The Song of the Week for 5/4/2015


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“Dead Inside” by Muse – The Song of the Week for 4/27/2015


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“Ship To Wreck” by Florence + The Machine – The Song of the Week for 4/20/2015


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“Fabled World” by Anti-Flag – The Song of the Week for 4/13/2015


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“Can’t Deny My Love” – The Song of the Week for 4/6/2015


Lunch-Money-Lewis

“Bills” by Lunchmoney Lewis – The Song of the Week for 3/30/2015


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“Somebody New” by Joywave – The Song of the Week for 3/23/2015


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“Don’t Wanna Fight” by Alabama Shakes – The Song of the Week for 3/16/2015


incubus-2015

“Absolution Calling” by Incubus – The Song of the Week for 3/9/2015


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“Nothing Without Love” by Nate Ruess – The Song of the Week for 3/2/2015


Jack White

“That Black Bat Licorice” by Jack White – The Song of the Week for 2/23/2015


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“What Kind of Man” by Florence + The Machine – The Song of the Week for 2/16/2015


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“Who Needs You” by The Orwells – The Song of the Week for 2/9/2015


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“Black Sun” by Death Cab For Cutie – The Song of the Week for 2/2/2015


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“The Party Line” by Belle and Sebastian – The Song of the Week for 1/26/2015


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“Cecilia and the Satellite” by Andrew McMahon in the Wilderness – The Song of the Week for 1/19/2015


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“Tragedy + Time” by Rise Against – The Song of the Week for 1/12/2015


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“All This Could Be Yours” by Cold War Kids – The Song of the Week for 1/5/2015