Stream Our Store Playlist: The Sounds of Denim


In honor of two of our very favorite things—blue jeans and rock ’n’ roll—we’re streaming this denim-inspired playlist in our stores all month long. Prepare yourself (and your vocal chords).

We’ve put together the perfect soundtrack to any day in jeans, from Carole King’s melancholy blues and Mac DeMarco’s hazy pop to that Foghat song from the end of Dazed and Confused. Here, 23 songs, old and new, that capture the freewheeling, sexy spirit of wearing denim.

1. “Bobby Jean,” Bruce Springsteen

2. “Who Are You,” The Who

3. “American Girl,” Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers

4. “Wild Thing,” The Troggs

5. “Billie Jean,” Michael Jackson

6. “Slow Ride,” Foghat

7. “It’s Too Late,” Carole King

8. “Rock & Roll,” Velvet Underground

9. “Baby’s Wearing Blue Jeans,” Mac DeMarco

10. “The Jean Genie,” David Bowie

11. “Just What I Needed,” The Cars

12. “Denims and Curls,” The Chameleons

13. “I Wanna Be Your Boyfriend,” The Ramones

14. “Middle of the Road,” Denim

15. “Evil Woman,” Electric Light Orchestra

16. “Dirty Work,” Steely Dan

17. “There Is a Light That Never Goes Out,” The Smiths

18. “Break On Through (To the Other Side),” The Doors

19. “Red Eyes,” The War on Drugs

20. “Like a Rolling Stone,” Bob Dylan

21. “Tuesday’s Gone,” Lynyrd Skynyrd

22. “Heart of Gold,” Neil Young

23. “Wild Horses,” The Rolling Stones

Stream this playlist here and browse our other playlists on Spotify here.

Photography by Angi Welsch.