Skip navigation! Story from Music. The dark and dreary days of winter are upon us, when the sun goes into hiding and your softest and warmest pajamas start calling your name and insisting you stay in. The good news is that there are lots of hot releases coming this season to keep your ears warm er, but maybe throw a plush beanie over your AirPods as well.
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Without a doubt, winter can bring about stretches of snowy, overcast skies. While some may equate bad weather with boredom and being stuck indoors, chilly weather is also the perfect excuse to slow down, snuggle up at home, enjoy some "me-time," and put on your favorite record. And what's more fitting on a cold day than listening to songs about winter? From Simon and Garfunkel to Black Sabbath , classic rock bands have put out many songs using snow as a metaphor. So, with a steaming cup of hot chocolate in your hands and a comfy sofa readily available, put on this playlist of classic rock ballads to cozy up to on winter days. Drinking my vodka and lime I look around Leaves are brown, now And the sky is a hazy shade of winter. Enjoy a winter day like Simon and Garfunkel , with a vodka and lime. Cheers to that fellas.
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If you're reading our list of the Top 10 Winter Blizzard Songs, odds are your hometown is currently buried in snow and ice at this very moment. Look at the bright side: At least you've got some form of electricity. How else could you be on the internet, right? So, stay warm, admire the beautiful view from your window or laugh at your neighbor's feeble attempts to stay ahead of the snowfall and enjoy our list of the top 10 songs about freezing-cold weather This is one of the best winter blizzard songs to play after you've been dumped. Let's face it, relationships sour and it sucks when you're the one that gets left behind. It's that melody of revenge — " someday you'll pay the price " — that turns these freezing lyrics into rays of sunshine for the broken-hearted. Quick research shows they do get some snow, enough at the very least to field their own Olympic ski team. Singer Brian Johnson seems to be more concerned with getting ripped off or wrongly accused than he is with the weather on this track, but anyone who gets stuck shoveling all day can probably relate to the anger he expresses here. And yes, we've seen Clerks ; get your head out of the gutter.
The winter storm blew through town last night, leaving in its wake happy pets and happy children and an impressively well-coordinated clean-up process. Oh, and freezing temperatures that will only get worse as the evening progresses. Whether you decide to heed Mayor Striptease's advice and not venture outside, or take a long stroll under the street lamps, or maybe just lay back in your hot tub , below you'll find 25 wonderful chilly weather songs to get the mood just right. But clearly there are too many wonderful songs in the universe to include all of them, so make sure to mention more favorites below. Except that stupid Red Hot Chili Peppers song. Nobody bring that one up. By submitting your information, you're agreeing to receive communications from New York Public Radio in accordance with our Terms.