Road trips are great fun, but require hours upon hours trapped inside a vehicle, which can be unnerving at times. That’s why when it comes to summer road trips, do not forget to bring along great music! Music can keep you awake and hopeful during those long hours on the highway, and it’s pretty much the only thing you can do in the vehicle if you’re the one driving. These songs are fun to sing along to as you drive, and will hopefully inspire you to load up the car and hit the road. Keep your eyes on the road, and let this music liberate you as you travel to your destination this summer!


All the music posted can be purchased on Amazon or iTunes.

If you’re seeking some laid-back, peaceful summer music to take it easy to, look for next week’s comprisal of mellow summer tunes that will help you unwind and enjoy the pleasant summer days.

Lily Angelle is a Radio-Television-Film major at The University of Texas in Austin, TX. She hopes to one day be a cinematographer or screenwriter. In her spare time she enjoys going to concerts, and often writes music reviews for the blog “30 Days Out.” Lily’s favorite bands are Weezer, The Beatles, and The Velvet Underground. You can often find her studying on campus in the Cactus Cafe, or around Austin at Home Slice, her favorite pizza place.