In Tune With Dinner

There is something to be said about the feeling you get when you are in the kitchen, cooking, with music on. I’m pretty new to experimenting in the kitchen and my Type-A personality amplifies the anxiety of trying to get the recipe to exactly as it should be. Music helps counter this. I have many playlists to choose from on my personal Spotify account that I can peruse to fit my mood. Most are hours long.

Below are some staples I have from my dinner party playlist that I have playing while I’m cooking and while guests are over. All are easy-listening and don’t take to much away from the conversation and the dinner itself.

Warning Sign by Coldplay
Baby Can I Hold You by Tracy Chapman
Days Like This by Van Morrison
When the Night Comes by Dan Auerbach
The Breach by Dustin Tebbutt
Jolene by Ray LaMontage
This Must Be The Place (Naive Melody) by Talking Heads
Lost In The Light by Bahamas
White Winter Hymnal by Fleet Foxes
Shelter from the Storm by Bob Dylan
Gypsy by Fleetwood Mac
Dreams by Fleetwood Mac
Millie by Wilderado
Redbone by Holocene
Coastline by Hollow Coves
Wicked Games by Widowspeak
Moonlight Kiss by Bap Kennedy
By Your Side by The 1975
Lucky by Jason Mraz
Fade Into You by Mazzy Star
Honey Hold Me by Morningsiders
Hold My Girl by George Ezra
Into the Dark by Ben Lee
Blood by The Middle East
Angela by The Lumineers
Eyes by Rogue Wave
A Real Hero by College and Electric Youth
Crush by Foxgluvv
Linger by the Cranberries
Caramel by Suzanne Vega

What are some of your favorite songs to cook to?

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