Best 20 Songs of 2013 – Editor’s Choice

Music Trajectory threw out the rules for this list. Unlike my other 2013 year-end list, the Top 20 Best Songs of 2013, which was heavily influenced by how well songs did on the charts and popularity, this list is strictly Music Trajectory’s opinion on the best songs of 2013. There are several songs that can …

Lorde ‘Team’ – The Song of the Week for 12/23/2013

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Released September 13, 2013 via UMG, “Team” is the 3rd single from Pure Heroine, the debut album by Lorde Genre: Pop, Synthpop, Indiepop, Electronic If you haven’t heard of Lorde yet, where the heck have you been this year? Hailing from New Zealand, this singer-songwriter has taken the world by storm this year with 3 …

The Killers ‘Just Another Girl’ – The Song of the Week for 12/9/2013

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Released November 11, 2013 via Island Records, “Just Another Girl” is the 2nd Single from Direct Hits, the greatest hits album by The Killers Genre: New Wave, Synthpop, Alternative Rock, Indie Rock As of this writing, The Killers have more Song of the Weeks on this site than any other band since the featured started …

The Naked and Famous ‘Hearts Like Ours’ – The Song of the Week for 10/7/2013

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Released July 23, 2013 via Somewhat Damaged Records, “Hearts Like Ours” is the official lead single from In Rolling Waves, the 2nd studio album by The Naked and Famous Genre: Indie Rock, Synthpop This one might need a few listens to grow on you, but grow on you it will! An interesting choice for a …

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

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Released as a single on April 23, 2013 via Warner Bros Records, “I Was A Fool” is the 2nd single from Hearthrob, the 7th studio album by Tegan and Sara Genre: Indie Rock, Indie Pop, Synthpop Tegan and Sara go in a different direction with the 2nd single release off of Heartthrob. 1st single “Closer” …

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

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Released as a single on July 8, 2013 via Atlantic Records, “Trying To Be Cool” is the 2nd single off Bankrupt!, the 5th studio album by Phoenix Genre: Indie Rock, Synthpop, New Wave On the heels of the 1st single and monster hit, “Entertainment”, Phoenix calls upon “Trying To Be Cool” to be the 2nd …