Our 50 Favorite Songs of 2017
by Waster Inc. Staff

We lovingly cherry-picked our collective music libraries to create the ultimate 2017 playlist, just for you. So turn it up loud, and discover (or re-discover) some of the best tunes that got us through the last twelve months. From mainstream acts to rising stars, here are (in no particular order) our 50 favorite songs of the year…

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Sharon Jones – “Matter of Time”
Spoon – “Do I Have To Talk You Into It”
The Breeders – “Wait In The Car”
The Districts – “If Before I Wake”
Joywave – “It’s A Trip!”
Dan Luke & The Raid – “Black Cat Heavy Metal”
St Vincent – “Los Ageless”
Muse – “Dig Down”
Together Pangea – “Money On It”
Nicole Atkins – “Listen Up”
Brian Fallon – “Forget Me Not”
Liam Gallagher – “For What It’s Worth”
Polyrhythmics – “Goldie’s Road”
Arcade Fire – “Creature Comfort”
White Reaper – “Judy French”
ZZ Ward ft. Fantastic Negrito – “Cannonball”
The War On Drugs – “Pain”
Portugal. The Man – “Feel It Still”
Courtney Barnett & Kurt Vile – “Over Everything”
The Killers – “The Man”
HAIM – “Want You Back”
Kamasi Washington – “Truth”
Queens of The Stone Age – “The Way You Used To Do”
Screaming Females – “Black Moon”
Algiers – “The Underside of Power”
Beck – “Dear Life”
Chris Cornell – “The Promise”
Moon Taxi – “Two High”
Grayson Capps – “Hold Me Darlin”
The Orwells – “Black Francis”
Warbly Jets – “The Lowdown”
Chris Robinson Brotherhood – “Behold The Seer”
Father John Misty – “Total Entertainment Forever”
Mavis Staples – “If All I Was Was Black”
Black Pistol Fire – “Lost Cause”
Greta Van Fleet – “Highway Tune”
Japandroids – “Near To The Wild Heart Of Life”
The Lemon Twigs – “Night Song”
Blackfoot Gypsies – “I Wanna Be Famous”
The Fratellis – “The Next Time We Wed”
Gorillaz – “We Got The Power”
Royal Blood – “Lights Out”
Larkin Poe – “Look Away”
Umphrey’s McGee – “The Silent Type”
Bishop Briggs – “Dream”
Oh Sees – “Nite Expo”
The Barrbarians – “Sunday Driver”
Arcade Fire – “Signs of Life”
LCD Soundsystem – “Call The Police”
Gary Clark Jr. – “Come Together”

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