When you’re busy – up against deadlines, under the kosh – there’s nothing better than sticking on your headphones and letting your tunes smooth your day.
But what music make your work day more productive? Calm Classical? Or pumping Techno?! We asked around and got some great music, as soundtracking the offices of some of the web’s leading peeps.
Get involved, why not share the music that makes your office soundtrack?
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We think that Ryan likes Calvin Harris ;0)
Calvin Harris – Acceptable In The 80’s
Calvin Harris – I’m Not Alone
Awesome office soundtrack – we’re so happy someone has mentioned RJD2. Jason arguably has the widest array of music taste here, between classic british rock, electronic and hip-hop.
We Own The Sky – M83
Dry The Rain – The Beta Band
Someone Great – LCD Soundsystem
Eminence Front – The Who
Smoke & Mirrors – RJD2
Between Nas and Four Tet, we have an eclectic array of tunes from David. Some really super-cool stuff in this playlist
Thirtysixtwentyfive – Four Tet
Halftime – Nas
Street Halo – Burial
Friction (Ft Mclean) – Someone (The Prototypes Remix)
Cloud Boat – Dréan
I think we can safely say that Jay’s music tastes have an indie and alternative flavour, with an essence of surprise. Love it!
Be Good Johnny – Men At Work
Close To Me – The Cure
The Killing Moon – Echo & The Bunnymen
There, There – Radiohead
Celebration – Kool & The Gang
Global Account Manager
At first glance, we’d have assumed that Luke enjoys calming, chilled music in his office soundtrack but we also love his choice of pumping house music too.
Sam Smith – Nirvana
One Day Like This – Elbow
Lorde – Team
F For You – Disclosure
10 Out Of 10 – Paolo Nutini
Richard told us that he is going through somewhat of a Yousef stage at the moment. We like his style!
Yousef – Boiler Room DJ Set
We’re liking Dan’s choice of a mix of different modern soundtrack styles, combined with an eclectic mix of deep techno…and country!
Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross – In Motion (The Social Network)
Plastikman – Ask Yourself
Mychael Danna – Tsimtsum (Life of Pi)
Cat Power – Silver Stallion
A Dark Knight: Hans Zimmer & James Newton Howard
What do you think? Are these tunes rocking your world, or leaving you cold? Get involved, why not share below what music makes your office soundtrack…or tweet us #officesoundtrackFind this interesting?