This is Laurel Journal Monthly Soundlust, where you’ll find, at the start of each month, a new curated playlist, bringing together beautiful sounds from amazing artists around the musical universe, from different times and genres. Every playlist will explore the nuances of a mindfully selected theme.
This late September finds us exploring the seasonal transition to autumn in the newest LAUREL Monthly Soundlust - “Morphosis”, an edition that celebrates inner and outer transformation, and invites you to embrace change, while focusing towards a more balanced and clear path.
“Backpack”, the 15th edition of LAUREL Monthly Soundlust, steps into our innate wilder nature, invoking the stories that we are made of and how we carry them along with us, throughout our life journey. Compiled of indie-folk tunes you might listen to by the campfire or play in your mind as you explore the outdoors, this newly curated playlist hopefully inspires you to take your own backpack and get out there in the wild.
The 14th LAUREL Monthly Soundlust - Wind - invites you to release all the pressure you've been feeling and the overthinking you've been doing, and be carried away for a moment or two, be one with the wind.
This May edition of LAUREL Monthly Soundlust taps into the meaning of Crossroads, when we have to choose between the safe and the unknown, facing the ever changing state of life and honoring our perpetual quest for a purposeful living.
“Light”, the theme for April’s LAUREL Monthly Soundlust, marks the 11th edition of this musical series. Inspired by nature’s revival in springtime, blessed by light and solar energy, the newly curated playlist encompasses a sense of hope, optimism, acceptance and love.
March edition of the LAUREL Monthly Soundlust - Aquamarine (edition number 10) is inspired by the large spectrum of this month’s symbolic gemstone, with the whole process of welcoming spring into nature - both for the outer and inner environment.
The February edition of LAUREL Monthly Soundlust - Soulfulness - explores the intricate expressions of “self-love” beyond the individual, as we honor and celebrate soul music, a timeless legacy of the African American culture.