Because a friend requested I help her with reception music choices and I put a lot of research effort into this list — here, for posterity, I present my Ultimate Indie Dance Party Mix. go. dance. enjoy.
Here’s a link to all the tracks as a Youtube Playlist. Links below lead to individual Youtube music videos.
Sleepyhead — Passion Pit
Kids — MGMT
Music is My Hot Hot Sex — CSS
Someone Great — LCD Soundsystem
Little Secrets — Passion Pit
Chicago (Hanzel Dance Remix) – Sufjan Stevens
Banquet — Bloc Party
Je Ne Te Connais Pas — Prototypes
Animal Arithmetic –– Jonsi
Let the Cool Goddess Rust Away — Clap Your Hands Say Yeah
Should Have Taken Acid With You – Neon Indian
Starlight — Muse
Take a Walk — Passion Pit
Heartbreaker — MSTRKRFT
Am I missing any particularly awesome songs? Leave a comment and let me know.
edit, October 2012: Wow, most popular blog post ever. Really, let me know if you guys discover any absolutely essential additions.