Tune In: The Ultimate Thanksgiving Playlist
While you buckle down for another Thanksgiving holiday this year, spice up your dinner party with a playful, feel-good mix of music that will keep family and friends being grateful for what they have!
This two-hour playlist, created by music supervisor Julia Trainor of Train Trax, is a mix of old favorites and new discoveries that will put a smile on everyone's face while the turkey's cooking.
Trainor, a longtime music industry buff who's done everything from programming online radio stations for MTV to selecting the music for some of Hollywood's biggest movie trailers, spends her spare time creating playlists for parties and events, bars and restaurants. Now, she's prepping you for turkey day with her festive Thanksgiving mix.
Julia Trainor's Thanksgiving Playlist:
Nikka Costa "I Got You"
Simon & Garfunkel "Feelin' Groovy"
Ray LaMontange "Forever My Friend"
Natalie Merchant "Kind & Generous"
Langhorne Slim" "Say Yes"
Eliza Dolittle "Back To Front"
Big Plastic Lab "Sun"
Never Shout Never "Happy"
Beach Boys "God Only Knows"
White Stripes "We Are Going To Be Friends"
Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros "Home"
Cathy Heller "Life Is Good"
Seal "Stand By Me"
Holmes "Mr Blue Sky"
AM & Shawn Lee "Down The Line"
Dido "Thank You"
Ella Fitzgerald "Ac-cent Tchu Ate The Postive"
Laura Izibor "Shine"
Joy Williams "Turnaround"
Mozella "Thank You"
Bruno Mars "Count On Me"
We All Want To "A La Mode"
She & Him "In The Sun"
Lenka "The Show"
Shelby Lynne "Home Sweet Home"
Blue October "Jump Rope"
Andy Grammer "Keep Your Head Up"
Macy Gray "Beauty In the World"
Bill Withers "Lovely Day"
Will Dailey & The Rivals "Kindness"
Jessie J – "Price Tag"
To download Julia's mix, go to Spotify.com and create your own playlist. Happy Thanksgiving!