Here are 44 songs across 137 genres that I’ve been listening to lately. This playlist is a bit shorter than the others, and pulls a lot from older songs in my library; I haven’t spent much time looking for new music lately. Oh well. I hope you find something you like.

To listen to this playlist on Spotify, click here. Note that song metadata — the genres, duration, release date, etc. — is provided by the Spotify API. I don’t input this information myself, so it might be wrong!

Permanent wave

“Is This What You Wanted” by Leonard Cohen

Album

New Skin For The Old Ceremony

Genres

canadian singer-songwriter, folk, folk …

Released

1974-08-11

Latin jazz

“Chan Chan” by Buena Vista Social Club

Album

Buena Vista Social Club

Genres

latin jazz, musica tradicional cubana, …

Released

1997-06-23

Cool jazz

“Everything in Its Right Place” by Brad Mehldau Trio

Album

Anything Goes

Genres

contemporary jazz, contemporary …

Released

2004-02-24

“A Taste of Honey - Live” by Paul Desmond

Album

Greatest Hits Series--Paul Desmond

Genres

bebop, bossa nova, contemporary …

Released

1997-08-26

Neo soul

“Solid Ground” by Michael Kiwanuka

Album

KIWANUKA

Genres

british soul, funk, neo soul, soul

Released

2019-10-10

“You've Got Nothing to Lose” by Michael Kiwanuka

Album

You've Got Nothing To Lose

Genres

british soul, funk, neo soul, soul

Released

2014

Indie rock

“Trap Doors” by Broken Bells

Album

Broken Bells

Genres

alternative dance, alternative rock, …

Released

2010-03-01

“Make a Plan to Love Me” by Bright Eyes

Album

Cassadaga (Remastered)

Genres

anti-folk, indie folk, indie pop, indie …

Released

2007-04-10

“Brian Eno” by MGMT

Album

Congratulations

Genres

alternative dance, indie pop, indie …

Released

2010-04-09

“Irene” by Caribou

Album

Andorra

Genres

alternative dance, chillwave, …

Released

2007-08-17

Electronica

“Golden Clouds (feat. Lee "Scratch" Perry)” by The Orb, Lee "Scratch" Perry

Album

THE ORBSERVER in the star house (feat. Lee Scratch Perry)

Genres

ambient, ambient house, drum and bass, …

Released

2012-08-28

“Highschool Lover” by Air

Album

The Virgin Suicides (Deluxe Version - 15th Anniversary)

Genres

ambient pop, downtempo, electronica, …

Released

2000

“Aerial” by Four Tet

Album

Beautiful Rewind

Genres

alternative dance, electronica, …

Released

2013-10-04

“Safe and Sound” by Justice

Album

Woman

Genres

alternative dance, dance-punk, disco …

Released

2016-11-18

Japanese post-rock

“衝動の粒子” by fox capture plan

Album

trinity

Genres

japanese jazz fusion, japanese math …

Released

2013-05-15

Future funk

“She Loved Me” by Flamingosis

Album

Kahunastyle

Genres

chillhop, future funk

Released

2016-02-16

Art pop

“Shameika” by Fiona Apple

Album

Fetch The Bolt Cutters

Genres

art pop, chamber pop, indie pop, lilith, …

Released

2020-04-17

“It's Oh so Quiet” by Björk

Album

Post

Genres

alternative dance, art pop, dance pop, …

Released

1995-06-13

“Here” by David Byrne

Album

American Utopia

Genres

art pop, art punk, art rock, dance rock, …

Released

2018-03-09

“Taking Tiger Mountain - 2004 Digital Remaster” by Brian Eno

Album

Taking Tiger Mountain (By Strategy)

Genres

ambient, art pop, art rock, …

Released

1974-11-01

“Loving Machine” by TV Girl

Album

Who Really Cares

Genres

art pop, chillwave, indie garage rock, …

Released

2016-02-25

“Suspirium” by Thom Yorke

Album

Suspiria (Music for the Luca Guadagnino Film)

Genres

art pop, electronica, glitch pop, indie …

Released

2018-10-26

“Earth Intruders” by Björk

Album

Volta

Genres

alternative dance, art pop, dance pop, …

Released

2007-05-08

“The End of the World” by Sharon Van Etten

Album

Resistance Radio: The Man in the High Castle Album

Genres

art pop, chamber pop, freak folk, indie …

Released

2017-04-07

“It's Raining Today” by Scott Walker

Album

Scott 3

Genres

art pop, art rock, baroque pop, dance …

Released

1969-03-01

“Jason” by Perfume Genius

Album

Set My Heart On Fire Immediately

Genres

art pop, chamber pop, chillwave, …

Released

2020-05-15

“Binz” by Solange

Album

When I Get Home

Genres

afrofuturism, alternative r&b, art pop, …

Released

2019-03-01

Compositional ambient

“The Sound Of Someone You Love Who's Going Away And It Doesn't Matter - 2008 Digital Remaster” by Penguin Cafe Orchestra

Album

Music From The Penguin Cafe

Genres

bow pop, compositional ambient

Released

1976

Chamber pop

“Jacksonville” by Sufjan Stevens

Album

Illinois

Genres

baroque pop, chamber pop, freak folk, …

Released

2005-07-05

Genreless

“As Time Goes By” by Rudy Vallee and His Connecticut Yankees

Album

20th Century Women (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)

Genres

Unknown

Released

2016-12-16

Instrumental funk

“All Praises” by Kashmere Stage Band

Album

Texas Thunder Soul 1968-1974

Genres

deep funk, instrumental funk

Released

2011-09-27

Contemporary jazz

“If You Look Enough, Pt. 2” by Tomasz Stańko, Arild Andersen, Jon Christensen

Album

Bluish

Genres

contemporary jazz, ecm-style jazz, jazz …

Released

1991-01-01

Nintendocore

“12th Amendment” by The Octopus Project

Album

27: The Most Perfect Album

Genres

nintendocore

Released

2018-09-18

Dance pop

“P.O.W.A” by M.I.A.

Album

P. O. W. A

Genres

dance pop, escape room, new rave

Released

2017-02-08

Rock

“Come Together - Remastered 2015” by The Beatles

Album

1 (Remastered)

Genres

beatlesque, british invasion, classic …

Released

2000-11-13

“I'd Have You Anytime - 2014 Mix” by George Harrison

Album

All Things Must Pass (Remastered)

Genres

album rock, beatlesque, classic rock, …

Released

1970-11-27

Melancholia

“8 (circle)” by Bon Iver

Album

22, A Million

Genres

eau claire indie, melancholia

Released

2016-09-30

Baroque pop

“Grey Lanes” by Jacco Gardner

Album

Hypnophobia

Genres

baroque pop, dutch indie rock, …

Released

2015-05-04

Soft rock

Art rock

“Dream Baby Dream - Long Version” by Suicide

Album

Dream Baby Dream EP

Genres

alternative rock, art rock, dance rock, …

Released

2007-01-01

“Magellan” by Felt

Album

Bubblegum Perfume

Genres

art rock, c86, chamber pop, dance rock, …

Released

1990-01-01

“I Zimbra - 2005 Remaster” by Talking Heads

Album

Fear of Music (Deluxe Version)

Genres

art punk, art rock, dance rock, funk …

Released

1979-08-03

Freak folk

“Lost Heads” by Moon Duo

Album

Stars Are the Light

Genres

chamber psych, freak folk, neo-kraut, …

Released

2019-09-27