5. We Are Hunted is a visual site that gives you a list of the day’s 99 “most popular” songs. It tracks blogs and social media to spotlight what everyone is posting about, which gives it an indie slant for sure, but it’s an easy, pretty way to stay abreast of that scene. Plus, you can get it as a Spotify app, and import the day’s songs as a playlist.
It’s worth investing a few moments every day to find the songs that, a decade from now, will instantly transport you back to this time in your life.
And let’s not forget that there’s nothing like crowd sourcing when you’re looking for a little inspiration.
What songs or artists have you heard in the last year that you can’t get out of your head?
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Maggie Mason is the author of No One Cares What You Had for Lunch: 100 Ideas for Your Blog, publisher of Mighty Mighty Media, and a Twitter power user (@Maggie). Her personal blog, Mighty Girl was recently nominated for a SxSW Lifetime Achievement Award, and she was named one of Silicon Valley’s Top 50 Influencers by Now Public.