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Playlist: 10 songs for back-to-school blues

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Natalie Hanson

September 3, 2018

Heading back to school fresh from the summer, it can feel like new music is at a standstill when you've listened to the same hits on repeat all summer. Don't stay stuck in a rut. Here's a list of songs to start off your school year with a variety of music to beat the blues and stay motivated.1. This Must be th...

Wake up playlist

Viva La Vida album artwork by Coldplay

Julia Maldonado

December 6, 2017

Dead week is filled with coffee, going to the Zen Den to sleep after hours upon hours of studying and basically making the fourth floor of the library your new home. While it's great to spend long hours preparing for that tough biology final, try to get up early, make a big breakfast and do some self ca...

Your dad’s favorite songs

Sean Martens and Nicole Henson

November 9, 2017

Have You Ever Seen the Rain? - Creedence Clearwater Revival - Pendulum 40th Anniversary edition Your Love - The Outfield - Super HitsTake it Easy - The Eagles - The EaglesDancing in the Moonlight - King Harvest - Lady Come HomeAmerican Pie - Don Mclean - American PieBlinded by the Light - Manfred Mann's...

POTW – Warm Fuzzy Feeling

Julia Maldonado

November 1, 2017

Kiss Me – Ed Sheeran - +Fallin’ For You – Colbie Caillat – BreakthroughGravity – Sara Bareilles – Little VoiceNight Changes – One Direction – FOURGreatest Love Story – LANCO – LANco-Extended PlayUnforgettable – Thomas Rhett – Life ChangesR...

Oldies but goodies

Julia Maldonado

October 10, 2017

Brown Eyed Girl - Van Morrison - Blowin' Your Mind!Head Games - Foreigner - Head GamesGood Vibrations - The Beach Boys - Good VibrationsGirls Just Want to Have Fun - Cyndi Lauper - She's So Unusual Jessie's Girl - Rick Springfield - Working Class DogWild Horses - Rolling Stones - Sticky FingersThe Joker - Steve M...

Ultimate Workout Playlist

Julia Maldonado

September 19, 2017

1. Let’s Get it Started – The Black Eyed Peas - Elephunk 2. Roar – Katy Perry - Prism 3. Moves Like Jagger – Maroon 5 – Hands All Over 4. Good Feeling – Flo Rida – Wild Ones 5. Timber – Pitbull feat. Ke$ha - Meltdown 6. Sugar, We...

Music for the down and dirty

Album art for Two Feet's newest album,

Kendall George

September 12, 2017

What are your sexy-time jams? Whether you’re hooking up after a Friday night out, sharing an anniversary with the person you love, or experiencing the fascinating act of having sex for the first time, we’ve got you covered. Always get consent from your partner before doing anything sexual and be safe, un...

Soul Mates Playlist

Julia Maldonado

September 11, 2017

1. Hero – Enrique Iglesias – Escape 2. I Don’t Wanna Miss a Thing – Aerosmith – I Don’t Wanna Miss a Thing 3. All of Me – John Legend – Love in the Future 4. A Moment Like This – Kelly Clarkson – Thankful 5. Die a Happy Man – Th...

Playlist of the Week – Seven Chico performers to watch

Playlist of the Week - Seven Chico performers to watch

Julia Maldonado

August 29, 2017

Here are seven performers that are from, have performed or went to school here in Chico. MAWD – Summer in a Dream – MAWD EP KLEZ – Loaded Gun – Here Right Now Scout – Serious – Single Citysick – Joyride – Get Better So Much Light – Full Body Mirror – Oh, Yuck Hobo ...

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