Whether you believe it's the most wonderful time of the year or not, here's some new tunes that are in fact pretty wonderful. Take a listen to the Best Songs of December coming out of the Southeast, a playlist compiled in conjunction with our friends at Future Chord.
See what songs made the list and what we had to say about them below:
1. demo taped - "Stay"
Hypnotic beats drip drip drip on this late-night call to action.
2. worlds greatest dad - "Peace of Mind"
Emotional indie rock that plays by its own set of rules.
3. Daddy's Beamer - "Penthesilea"
Chirp along to this gorgeously earnest song before it flies away.
4. Brother Oliver - "O Come, O Come, Emmanuel"
The charming folk rockers breathe new life into this yuletide classic.
5. Old Sea Brigade - “Christmas Dream”
Unwrap this tranquil winter tune with a warm cup of cheer.
6. Lonely Benson - “Leave You Mama”
A flippant goodbye to a flaky friend.
7. Pope - “Gym Birds” (Thermos Version)
Slacker jangle pop apropos for a rainy day car ride.
8. The Nude Party - "Water On Mars"
It might be December, but don’t tell that to these sunny psychedelic dreamers.
9. Hurray For The Riff Raff - “Rican Beach”
Adventure into this soulful and contagious jazz fusion jam.
10. GEMS - “Blow Out The Light”
A smoky synth-pop anthem to cap off this wild ride called 2016.