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A reading Playlist

Reading Playlist

I might be the only one, but I need background noise for everything I do. Whatever I might be doing I always have some sort of music, TV show or movie playing. Even if I’m not entirely paying attention to it.

But when it comes to reading, I find those things very distracting. At the same time, though, I lose concentration just as easily when there’s complete silence. If I play music with lyrics I always end up singing. I tried so many instrumental Reading playlists on Spotify, but I always find the music so slow and calming that, combined with reading and a comfy seat, it actually makes me fall asleep. I’ve never been this picky about music before. So, after ages of searching, I took matters into my own hands and decided to put something together myself. Since I had such a hard time finding what I liked, thought I should share.

The Album Leaf – Another Day (revised)

MONO – Silent Flight, Sleeping Dawn

Eluvium – Prelude For Time Feelers

Caspian – Darkfield

Helios – South Tree

Jakob – Safety in Numbers

MONO – Ashes in the Snow

This Patch of Sky – The Winter Day Declining

God Is An Astronaut – The Last March

If These Trees Could Talk – The First Fire

Explosions In The Sky – Your Hand In Mine

Long Distance Calling – Black Paper Planes

Jakob – Malachite

MONO – Pure As Snow (Trails Of The Winter Storm)

sleepmakeswaves – One Day You Will Teach Me to Let Go of My Fears

The Album Leaf – Twentytwofourteen