You Say Goodbye

I seem to have a knack for making depressing playlists. After my Anti-Valentines Day post I received a few concerned emails and phone calls. Thanks for reading friends, and yes, I’m fine. I’m leaving Kingston very soon and cannot stop feeling all sentimental and melancholy. I can’t gush enough about my friends. My ugly apartment seems quite lovely these past few days. And I almost think I’m going to miss essay-writing at 4 a.m. But just like my favourite Beatle George Harrison said, all things must pass—this playlist is for goodbyes. And yes, there are some happy songs.

1. Ben Kweller—Wasted and Ready
2. The Bicycles—Gotta Get Out
3. Head Automatica—Graduation Day
4. Bob Dylan—Forever Young
5. Broken Social Scene—Farwell To The Pressure Kids
6. Bruce Springsteen—Born To Run
7. The Concretes—Tomorrow
8. The Yardbirds—Farwell
9. The Constantines—Young Lions
10. The Jam—When You’re Young
11. Jeff Buckley—Last Goodbye
12. Lykke Li—I’m Good, I’m Gone
13. Drive By Truckers—Days of Graduation
14. The Magnetic Fields—How To Say Goodbye
15. Morrisey—One Day Goodbye Will Be Farwell
16. Moot The Hoople—All The Young Dudes
17. New Order—Dreams Never End
18. LCD Soundsystem—Drunk Girls
19. The Shins—Gone For Good
20. Plants and Animals—Bye, Bye, Bye
21. Van Morrison—Goodbye Baby
22. Langhorne Slim—I Love You, But Goodbye
23. James Brown—Never Can Say Goodbye
24. Beck—Hey, That’s No Way To Say Goodbye (Leonard Cohen Cover)
25. Think About Life—Young Hearts
26. Paul Tierman—How To Say Goodbye
27. LCD Soundsystem—Bye, Bye Bayou
28. Tokyo Police Club—Citizen Of Tomorrow
29. Sondre Lerche—Maybe You’re Gone
30. George Harrison—All Things Must Past (Jim James’ cover is good too!)

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