Rhapsody App for
Rhapsody International, Inc.

Celebrity Picks

Ones to Watch Celebrity Playlist: Thumpers

by Rhapsody

Ones to Watch Celebrity Playlist: Thumpers

About this playlist

Rhapsody's Ones to Watch artist for April, Thumpers, come to us from London, where they've cooked up a debut album for Sub Pop Records that's got us giddy. The duo of Marcus Pepperell and John Hamson, Jr., melds a variety of sounds, from sunny indie pop to booming synth-rock. So it's no surprise their tastes run the musical gamut, as evidenced here on their handmade playlist, which features everyone from L.A. noise experimentalists HEALTH to English hip-hop provocateurs The Streets to dance-punk pioneers ESG. "This playlist is dedicated to that feeling we've all had; you know, where you were having the best night of your life … but now you're in a bit of trouble. Don't panic, though, it gets better," they tell us. "This playlist is evocative of overdoing it; it is not intended to be played when in that state." We'll just interpret that to mean play this mix now, and play it loud. Consequences come later.

Related Posts

Rhapsody app on your desktop or mobile device.

3 months of Rhapsody Premier for $1, then just $9.99/month

Freedom to play what you want, anywhere. Limited time offer.